11 upcoming TV shows to watch out for in 2018
American Crime Story: Season 2: Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story which centers on the 1997 murder of Donatella Versace's brother, designer Gianni Versace. After returning from a morning walk, the 50-year-old was shot twice on the steps of his Miami Beach mansion by serial killer Andrew Cunanan and died from his wounds. Cunanan wasn't caught by police but killed himself nine days later (with the same gun, no less) while on a houseboat in Miami. Season 2 features prominent international stars such as Penelope Cruz and Ricky Martin.
Quantico: Season 3: A group of young FBI recruits travel to the Quantico base in Virginia to receive training to become special agents. Unfortunately, some of them possess secrets that no one knows. The Priyanka Chopra-led espionage drama has been renewed for a run of 13 episodes.
Homeland: Season 7: At the end of last season, following an assassination attempt on her life, President Keane (Marvel) broke her promise to Carrie (Danes) by arresting 200 members of the intelligence community without bringing charges against them, including Saul Berenson (Patinkin). As season seven begins, Carrie has left her job in the White House and moved back to D.C. and is living with her sister Maggie (Amy Hargreaves) to take on the Keane administration and secure the release of the 200.
Trust: Season 1: An anthology series directed by Danny Boyle, which is based on the abduction of John Paul Getty III, then-heir to Getty Oil in Italy, featuring Brendan Fraser, Hilary Swank and Luca Marinelli.
The Gifted: Season 1: This poignant show tells the story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.
Ghosted: Season 1: The series follows a skeptic and a genius true believer in the paranormal who are recruited by an organization called The Bureau Underground to investigate a series of "unexplained" activities that are occurring in the Los Angeles area, which are supposedly tied to a mysterious entity that could threaten the existence of the human species.
9-1-1: Season 1: 9-1-1 is an upcoming American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, starring Angela Basset, which follows the lives of Los Angeles first responders: cops, paramedics, firefighters and dispatchers.
Modern Family: Season 9: Three modern-day families from California try to deal with their kids, their quirky spouses and their jobs in their own unique ways, often resulting in crazy capers.
The Mick: Season 2: Mickey, who is intelligent but lacking ambition, is always hustling and looking for the next easy payday. It seems like her ship has finally come in when she goes to Greenwich, Conn., to visit her estranged sister and billionaire brother-in-law in search of a handout, and they flee the country to avoid federal fraud charges, leaving her with everything. But nothing in life is free, and "everything" includes guardianship of her sister's three ill-mannered children -- teenage Sabrina, future Republican and middle child Chip, and the fragile youngest, Ben. Though motherhood was never in her plans, Mickey discovers a little responsibility never hurt anybody.
Agents of Shield: Season 4: Agent Phil Coulson leads a team of highly skilled agents from the global law-enforcement organisation known as S.H.I.E.L.D. Together, they combat extraordinary and inexplicable threats. This gripping show is based on the Marvel Comics organization S.H.I.E.L.D. a fictional peacekeeping and spy agency in a world of superheroes.
The X-Files Revival: Having spawned a couple of movie and a new recently revealed audio production, the original X-Files TV show ran from 1993-2002, with Duchovny stepping back as the obsessed Agent Mulder in Season 8. After all the build-up, The X-Files is coming back with a new 10-episode run of the Gillian Anderson- and David Duchovny-starrer.
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