New shows

With the American summer on the way, the US networks are set to pump out their new TV shows over the next couple of months.

Of course, a lot of these new shows will eventually trickle through to us here so here’s a preview of what to expect in the future from the US.


Based on acclaimed kiwi series Outrageous Fortune, this new comedy/drama stars Virginia Madsen.

Good Guys

From Burn Notice creator Matt Nix, this new action/comedy series is said to owe a lot to Quentin Tarantino in terms of violence but with cheesier humour.

The Gates

Channelling the vampire-loving teen market, this new show focuses on a cop and his family relocating to a creepy upscale community.

Memphis Beat

Produced by George Clooney’s production house, this drama features Jason Lee and is said to be quality in all areas.

Persons Unknown

An hour-long mystery show that may well become replacement for Lost fans.


Fuelled by Stephen King’s novella The Colorado Kid, Haven is a supernatural action thriller starring Brothers & Sisters’ Emily Rose.

  • BBC One
  • BBC Two
  • BBC Three
  • ITV1
  • ITV2
  • 4
  • E4
  • Film4
  • More4
  • Five
  • Fiver
  • Sky1