Entertainment New TV shows: 'Single Parents,' 'Manifest,' more premiere dates By Scott A. Rosenberg email@example.com Updated August 31, 2018 11:33 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Fall is approaching. And with that comes a ton of new television shows. There’s something for everyone this fall as the new premieres start to roll out, with new medical dramas, talk shows, comedies and more. You’ll also get to reconnect with some old friends, with new series featuring Leighton Meester and Taran Killam, to name a few. Here are all the shows you need to know about. 'Single Parents' (Sept. 26) Photo Credit: ABC/Richard Cartwright "Gossip Girl" alum Leighton Meester and "Saturday Night Live's" Taran Killam star in this comedy about the struggles of single parenting as told through the woes of Will (Killam). (9:30 p.m., ABC) ‘New Amsterdam’ (Sept. 25) Photo Credit: NBC/Francisco Roman Another medical drama joins the ranks of primetime TV; this one filmed in New York City. It's inspired by Bellevue Hospital as depicted in Dr. Eric Manheimer's "Twelve Patients." (10 p.m., NBC) ‘Manifest’ (Sept. 24) Photo Credit: NBC/Warner Brothers/Craig Blankenhorn Giving off "Lost" vibes, the series picks up with a rocky flight that lands safely, or does it? The crew and passengers aboard the flight realize five years have passed when they land, and their families have already grieved the loss of their loved ones. (10 p.m., NBC) ‘Norm Macdonald Has a Show’ (Sept. 14) Photo Credit: Netflix / Eddy Chen Along with sidekick Adam Eget, the edgy stand-up comic will be joined by guests like Drew Barrymore, David Letterman, Jane Fonda and Lorne Michaels for 10 episodes, debuting all at once. (Netflix) ‘Rel’ (Sept. 9) Photo Credit: Fox/Ray Mickshaw Loosely inspired by the life of comedian Lil Rel Howery, "Rel" stars Howery in the leading role of a recently separated single dad who's coping after finding out his wife had an affair with his barber. Also starring Sinbad, Jessica Moore and Jordan L. Jones. (9:30 p.m., Fox) ‘The Purge’ (Sept. 4) Photo Credit: Universal Pictures/Annette Brown The film franchise comes to the small screen with this 10-episode thriller about that treacherous 12-hour period where crime is legal. Starring Gabriel Chavarria, Lili Simmons, Lee Tergesen and Jessica Garza. Pictured: A scene from "The First Purge." (10 p.m., USA) ‘Mayans M.C.’ (Sept. 4) Photo Credit: FX/Prashant Gupta Spinning off from the much loved "Sons of Anarchy," this drama from Kurt Sutter and Elgin James focuses on EZ Reyes (J.D. Pardo) and the Mayans Motorcycle Club. Also starring Edward James Olmos and Jacqueline Obradors. (10 p.m., FX) ‘Jack Ryan’ (Aug. 31) Photo Credit: Amazon Studios John Krasinski takes on the role of the Tom Clancy hero Jack Ryan -- which was played on the big screen by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and Chris Pine -- for this new streaming series created by Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland. Ryan is a CIA agent on a globetrotting hunt against terrorists. Also starring Abbie Cornish, Wendell Pierce and Ali Suliman. (Amazon) ‘The Innocents’ (Aug. 24) Photo Credit: Netflix This British series features Percelle Ascott and Sorcha Groundsell as a pair of teens on the run after they discover some secrets that their respective parents neglected to tell them. Also starring Guy Pearce, and created by Hania Elkington ("The North London Book of the Dead") and Simon Duric ("The Crown," "Black Mirror"). (Netflix) By Scott A. Rosenberg firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.