The Worst New TV Show of 2020

by efragarcia59 | created - 7 months ago | updated - 6 months ago | Public

Even in an unusually complicated year, television networks and streaming platforms across the globe have continued to put time, money and effort into bringing out new content. But of course, not every new show can be a hit. Which of the debuting shows of 2020 do you think came up the shortest of greatness? Discuss this poll here

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1. The Idhun Chronicles (2020–2021)

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The day the three Suns and three Moons came together in alignment over Idhun, Ashran, the necromancer, seized power and the reign of the winged snakes started.

Stars: Itzan Escamilla, Michelle Jenner, Sergio Mur, Nico Romero

Votes: 472

2. Space Force (2020– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

The people tasked with creating a sixth branch of the armed services: The Space Force.

Stars: Steve Carell, John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, Diana Silvers

Votes: 49,079

3. The Goop Lab (2020– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Documentary, Reality-TV

Leading with curiosity, Gwyneth Paltrow and her goop team look at psychedelics, energy work and other challenging wellness topics.

Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, Elise Loehnen, Ana Hito, Kate Woflson

Votes: 3,003

4. Saved by the Bell (2020– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Comedy

A follow-up series to the 1990s sitcom. A group of California low-income high school students are transferred to Pacific Palisades' wealthy Bayside High, following a program by California Governor Zack Morris.

Stars: Elizabeth Berkley, Abraham Rodriguez, Haskiri Velazquez, Mitchell Hoog

Votes: 2,162

5. Too Hot to Handle (2020– )

TV-MA | 40 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV, Romance

On the shores of paradise, gorgeous singles meet and mingle. But there's a twist. To win a $100,000 grand prize, they'll have to give up sex.

Stars: Desiree Burch, Marvin Anthony, Chase de Moor, Cam Holmes

Votes: 9,992

6. B Positive (2020– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

Drew, a newly divorced dad faced with finding a kidney donor who is at the end of his rope when he runs into Gina (Ashford), a rough-around-the edges woman from his past who volunteers her own.

Stars: Annaleigh Ashford, Thomas Middleditch, Terrence Terrell, David Anthony Higgins

Votes: 1,717

7. Council of Dads (2020)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

A man comes to terms with a potentially terminal diagnosis.

Stars: Sarah Wayne Callies, Clive Standen, J. August Richards, Michele Weaver

Votes: 1,066

8. Tiger King (2020)

TV-MA | 358 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

A rivalry between big cat eccentrics takes a dark turn when Joe Exotic, a controversial animal park boss, is caught in a murder-for-hire plot.

Stars: John Reinke, Kelci Saffery, John Finlay, Rick Kirkham

Votes: 70,162

9. Ratched (2020– )

TV-MA | Crime, Drama, Mystery

In 1947, Mildred Ratched begins working as a nurse at a leading psychiatric hospital. But beneath her stylish exterior lurks a growing darkness.

Stars: Sarah Paulson, Finn Wittrock, Cynthia Nixon, Judy Davis

Votes: 44,871

10. Utopia (2020)

TV-MA | 55 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

A group of young adults, who meet online, get a hold of a cult underground graphic novel, which not only pins them as a target of a shadowy deep state organization, but also burdens them with the dangerous task of saving the world.

Stars: John Cusack, Ashleigh LaThrop, Dan Byrd, Desmin Borges

Votes: 11,707

11. Broke (I) (2020)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy

A trust-fund baby who is cut off by his dad is forced to move in with his wife's estranged sister.

Stars: Jaime Camil, Pauley Perrette, Natasha Leggero, Izzy Diaz

Votes: 1,090

12. Love Is Blind (2020– )

TV-MA | 48 min | Reality-TV, Romance

Singles who want to be loved for who they are, rather than what they look like, have signed up for a less conventional approach to modern dating.

Stars: Heather Ashley Chase, Nick Lachey, Vanessa Lachey, Kenny Barnes

Votes: 5,317

13. Avenue 5 (2020– )

TV-MA | Comedy, Sci-Fi

The troubled crew of Avenue 5, a space cruise ship filled with spoiled, rich, snotty space tourists, must try and keep everyone calm after their ship gets thrown off course into space and ends up needing three years to return to Earth.

Stars: Josh Gad, Hugh Laurie, Zach Woods, Rebecca Front

Votes: 13,591

14. Valeria (2020– )

TV-MA | 47 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Valeria is a writer who's hit a dead end with both her writing and her husband. She finds solace in her three friends Carmen, Lola and Nerea.

Stars: Diana Gómez, Silma López, Paula Malia, Teresa Riott

Votes: 3,220

15. Emily in Paris (2020– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A young American woman from the Midwest is hired by a marketing firm in Paris to provide them with an American perspective on things.

Stars: Lily Collins, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu, Ashley Park, Lucas Bravo

Votes: 55,694

16. The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020–2021)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

The series will focus on the first generation to grow up during the zombie apocalypse.

Stars: Julia Ormond, Nicolas Cantu, Alexa Mansour, Nico Tortorella

Votes: 10,083

17. Attaway General (2020– )

TV-Y7 | Drama

When four very different teens arrive at Attaway General Hospital's prestigious volunteer program, they must learn to work together to survive the program and make a difference in the lives of patients.

Stars: Madi Monroe, Eric Montanez, Dean Testerman, Lauren Kettering

Votes: 2,104

18. ThunderCats Roar (2020)

TV-Y7-FV | 11 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

This upcoming Cartoon Network series centers around Lion-O and his wacky misadventures, as he tries to defeat the evil Mumm-Ra.

Stars: Chris Jai Alex, Max Mittelman, Patrick Seitz, Erica Lindbeck

Votes: 1,643

19. Chrissy's Court (2020– )

Short, Reality-TV

Chrissy Teigen becomes an actual courtroom judge handling real cases with real people and legally binding decisions.

Stars: Chrissy Teigen, Vilailuck Teigen, Pete Sepenuk, John Legend

Votes: 165

20. Until Dawn (2020– )

22 min | Comedy, Reality-TV

Three comedians are sent to a haunted location and asked to investigate. The one who is deemed the biggest 'chicken' gets a punishment. Subtitled.

Stars: Ornella Fleury, Alban Ivanov, Bérengère Krief, Monsieur Poulpe

Votes: 121

21. Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives (2020– )

TV-MA | 35 min | Reality-TV

Cameras follow the banter and bonding between four fun-loving women from Bollywood's inner circle as they juggle professions, family and friendship.

Stars: Maheep Kapoor, Seema Khan, Neelam Kothari, Bhavana Pandey

Votes: 7,055

22. Meat the Family (2020– )


Four families look after animals including pigs, chickens, and cows and decide whether to send their new friends to the slaughterhouse or the sanctuary.

Votes: 29

23. Young Dylan (2020– )

TV-G | Action, Comedy, Family

Young Dylan's grandmother decides to send him to live indefinitely with her affluent son's family. The Wilson family household is soon turned upside-down as lifestyles clash between the aspiring hip-hop star and his strait-laced cousins.

Stars: Young Dylan, Hero Hunter, Carl Anthony Payne II, Mieko Hillman

Votes: 307

24. Bhaag Beanie Bhaag (2020– )

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy

It follows the life of Beanie, a young girl, who decides to run from her very comfortable life and pursue a career in stand-up comedy.

Stars: Swara Bhaskar, Ravi Patel, Varun Thakur, Dolly Singh

Votes: 3,789

25. Million Dollar Beach House (2020– )

TV-MA | Reality-TV

A bird’s eye view into the day-to-day life of the Hampton’s youngest and most exclusive group of real estate agents, documenting their private lives and posh coastline listings.

Stars: Peggy Zabakolas, Joel Roberts, Neil St. Clair

Votes: 673

26. Indebted (2020)

21 min | Comedy

Sitcom about young parents Dave and Rebecca who, together with Dave's lesbian sister, end up living with Dave's clingy, oblivious mom and mellow dad after the two mishandle their finances and need help to pay down a sizable debt.

Stars: Adam Pally, Abby Elliott, Jessy Hodges, Steven Weber

Votes: 939

27. Vagrant Queen (2020)

TV-14 | 43 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

When former queen Elida, Isaac and Amae run away from Lazaro's army, they get on a dangerous adventure through the galaxy.

Stars: Adriyan Rae, Tim Rozon, Alex McGregor, Paul du Toit

Votes: 1,747

28. Brews Brothers (2020– )

TV-MA | Comedy

Two rival brothers must work together to keep their brewery in business, but shenanigans keep foaming up their company with chaos.

Stars: Mike Castle, Alan Aisenberg, Carmen Flood, Marques Ray

Votes: 1,728

29. Utopia Falls (2020– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Music, Sci-Fi

Set in the future, twenty-four teenagers are chosen from the last living colony, to take part of a competition known as The Exemplar. That's the chance to write their names into history.

Stars: Robyn Alomar, Akiel Julien, Robbie Graham-Kuntz, Phillip Lewitski

Votes: 1,609

30. The Stand (2020–2021)

TV-MA | 510 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

After the world is in ruins, due to a man-made plague, a battle of Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.

Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Alexander Skarsgård, James Marsden, Odessa Young

Votes: 19,920

31. Betaal (2020– )

TV-MA | 46 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

A remote village becomes the arena of a breathless battle when an undead East India Company officer and his battalion of zombie redcoats attack a squad of modern-day soldiers.

Stars: Vineet Kumar Singh, Aahana Kumra, Suchitra Pillai, Jatin Goswami

Votes: 8,247

32. Party of Five (2020)

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Family, Romance

Party of Five follows the five Acosta children -- Emilio, Lucia, Beto, Valentina and baby Rafael -- as they navigate daily life struggles to survive as a family unit after their parents are suddenly deported to Mexico.

Stars: Brandon Larracuente, Niko Guardado, Emily Tosta, Elle Paris Legaspi

Votes: 1,113

33. Reality Z (2020– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Horror

A zombie apocalypse that imprisons participants and producers of a reality show called Olimpo, The House of the Gods. The studio becomes a shelter for those who seek salvation in Rio de Janeiro where chaos and hopelessness begin to rule.

Stars: Ravel Andrade, Harley Yeager, Carla Ribas, Ana Hartmann

Votes: 2,181

34. The Fugitive (2020)

TV-MA | 111 min | Action, Crime, Drama

With the city in a state of panic and misinformation traveling at the speed of social media, Mike's life and family hang in the balance as he becomes - The Fugitive.

Stars: Boyd Holbrook, Natalie Martinez, Tiya Sircar, Brian Geraghty

Votes: 1,216

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