13 Fall Shows To Be Excited About, 10 To Give A Chance, And 5 To Avoid

To be specific, there's one show you need to avoid like the plague.

Be excited: The Deuce

Give it a chance: The Orville

Be excited: The Vietnam War

Be excited: Neo Yokio

Be excited: Young Sheldon

Give it a chance: Me, Myself & I

Avoid: The Brave

Give it a chance: The Good Doctor

Give it a chance: SEAL Team

Be excited: Liar

Avoid: Marvel's Inhumans

Give it a chance: Ghosted

Give it a chance: Wisdom of the Crowd

Be excited: Ten Days in the Valley

Give it a chance: 9JKL

Be excited: The Gifted

Give it a chance: The Mayor

Give it a chance: Kevin (Probably) Saves the World

Avoid: Valor

Avoid: Dynasty

Be excited: White Famous

Avoid like the fucking plague: Hit the Road

Be excited: Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television

Be excited: S.W.A.T.

Be excited: Alias Grace

Give it a chance: Marvel’s Runaways

Be excited: She's Gotta Have It

Be excited: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

NOTE: Please read, especially if you're heading to the comments section to complain that something is missing!

We wrote only about shows we could screen at least one episode of. Will & Grace, Star Trek: Discovery, Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders, and Mindhunter were a few of the shows that didn’t have screeners available in time for consideration. We wrote only about new shows, not returning ones, as much as we also love Top of the Lake and Curb Your Enthusiasm. And there are shows we skipped, given the volume, especially if they failed to make any impression either way (such as Hulu’s Future Man, Amazon’s Jean-Claude Van Johnson, and the Audience Network’s Loudermilk). Complain away about anything else!