When your TV shows return: 'Arrested Development,' other new season premiere dates

Just go ahead and clear your evenings to make way for new seasons of "Arrested Development," "Good Girls" and more.

The final eight episodes of "Arrested Development" season 5 hit Netflix March 15. Photo Credit: Saeed Adyani/Netflix/Netflix

By Meghan Giannotta @MeghGia

Between Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu and a whole list of cable TV stations in the mix, it can be hard to keep track of when your favorite shows return.

Just go ahead and clear your evenings now to make way for new episodes of "The Zoo," "The Voice" and more.

Below, the dates you need to know.



"2 Dope Queens" (Series 2): Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson deliver another four TV special editions of their "2 Dope Queens" podcast. Episodes featuring Daniel Radcliffe, Lupita Nyong'o and others will air Fridays starting Feb. 8 at 11 p.m.

"The Zoo" (Season 3): More than 50 stories focused on animals that call the Bronx Zoo home were filmed over the course of eight months for the third season of this Animal Planet favorite. The new season gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the zoo starting Feb. 10 at 8 p.m.

"The Voice" (Season 16): Coaches Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson and Adam Levine will be joined by John Legend for an "altogether legendary" season — according to NBC marketing — starting Feb. 25 at 8 p.m. 


"American Idol" (Season 17): The rebooted reality show returns to ABC for a second year with Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan as judges. The search for America's next star begins March 3 at 8 p.m.

"Good Girls" (Season 2): Beth (Christina Hendricks), Annie (Mae Whitman) and Ruby (Retta) are digging themselves deeper into the crime-ridden lifestyle when "Good Girls" returns to NBC March 3 at 10 p.m.


“Station 19” (Season 2): The Shonda Rhimes "Grey's" spinoff has a delayed midseason return, hitting ABC March 7 at 9 p.m.

"For the People" (Season 2): This Shondaland series set in Manhattan's legal world of the Mother Court returns to ABC March 7 at 10 p.m.

"Arrested Development" (Season 5, part 2): The final eight episodes of the fifth season of "Arrested Development" hits Netflix March 15. In this second installment, the Bluths are still at the center of the murder of Lucille 2 while trying to secure funding for this "smart" border wall.

"Queer Eye" (Season 3): Every member will be back at the makeover game, including interior designer Bobby Berk, culture guru Karamo Brown, foodie Antoni Porowski, grooming expert Jonathan Van Ness and the stylish Tan France. Only this time, the crew is packing up and heading to Kansas City, Missouri, to help those in desperate need of a physical — and emotional — glam squad. New episodes will stream on Netflix March 15.

"Billions" (Season 4): Bobby (Damien Lewis) and Chuck (Paul Giamatti) are teaming up, and that's enough of a reason to tune into the NYC-set Showtime series when it returns March 17 at 9 p.m.


"Game of Thrones" (Season 8): "GoT" comes to a close on HBO on April 14 in the form of six new episodes. 



"Big Little Lies" (Season 2): Though not officially confirmed by HBO, Nicole Kidman let slip on CNN's "New Year's Eve Live with Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen" that the series will return sometime in June. The new season will include a new character, the mother of Perry Wright (Alexander Skarsgård), played by Meryl Streep. 


"Stranger Things" (Season 3): Will Hawkins ever truly be safe from the Upside Down? The third season, set in the summer of 1985, hits Netflix in full on July 4.