Is 2023 the year of TV premieres? The new year is kicking off with an impressive list of fan favorites and new shows that will make any streamer grin from ear to ear. Start 2023 with Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated heist anthology series Kaleidoscope, featuring Giancarlo Esposito, Rufus Sewell, and Paz Vega. Make sure to catch Mayfair Witches, starring Alexandra Daddario as a neurosurgeon who learns about her witch lineage, and the intense drama Your Honor, featuring Bryan Cranston as a judge who goes to illegal lengths to cover up his son’s crime. Also, don’t miss The Cupcake Guys, following three unlikely bakers who open a cupcake shop in Austin on The Roku Channel.
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Kaleidoscope | Netflix
Centered around the largest heist ever attempted, the vengeance and betrayals that surround it.
Paul T. Goldman | Peacock TV
In the style of Woliner’s work on Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, the series is a groundbreaking project that mixes fact and fiction to tell a bizarre and incredible tale.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch | Disney+
The ‘Bad Batch’ of elite and experimental clones make their way through an ever-changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone Wars.
Madoff: The Monster of Wall Street | Netflix
It follows the rise and fall of the American financier and ponzi schemer: Madoff.
BMF | STARZ
Two brothers who rose from the decaying streets of southwest Detroit in the late 1980’s and gave birth to one of the most influential crime families in the country.
The Rig | Prime Video
A group of workers on a remote Scottish oil rig are due to return to the mainland when a mysterious fog enshrouds them and supernatural forces take hold.
RuPaul’s Drag Race | MTV
RuPaul searches for America’s next drag superstar.
Mayfair Witches | AMC+ on The Roku Channel
Follows a neurosurgeon who discovers that she is the unlikely heir to a family of witches. She must contend with a sinister presence that has haunted her family for generations.
Vikings: Valhalla | Netflix
Follow-up series to ‘Vikings’ set 100 years afterward and centering on the adventures of Leif Erikson, Freydis, Harald Hardrada and the Norman King William the Conqueror.
The Last of Us | HBO Max
The origin story of Alfred Pennyworth, a former special-forces soldier living in London and how he came to work for Bruce Wayne’s father.
Your Honor | SHOWTIME on The Roku Channel
A judge confronts his convictions when his son is involved in a hit-and-run that embroils an organized-crime family. Facing impossible choices, he discovers how far a father will go to save his son’s life.
The Cupcake Guys | The Roku Channel
From football to frosting, The Cupcake Guys follows the most unlikely cupcake bakers in all of Texas: former NFL teammates Michael Griffin and Brian Orakpo, and their longtime friend Bryan Hynson.
That ‘90s Show | Netflix
Now it’s 1995, Leia Forman is visiting her grandparents for the summer where she bonds with a new generation of Point Place, WI, kids under the watchful eye of Kitty and the stern glare of Red.
The Lazarus Project | TNT
Follows a top-secret organization dedicated to preventing mass extinction events with the ability to make time go backwards.
The 1619 Project | Hulu
Connects the centrality of slavery in history with an unflinching account of brutal racism that endures in so many aspects of American life today.
Shrinking | Apple TV+
A grieving therapist starts to tell his clients exactly what he thinks. Ignoring his training and ethics, he finds himself making huge changes to people’s lives – including his own.
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