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Intelligence  PeakTV Score: 53
Premiere Date: July 15, 2020 119167 

An arrogant NSA agent teams up with a computer analyst to form a new team to tackle cyber crimes in the UK’s Government Communications Headquarters. Debuts Sunday, Sept. 13 on Showcase on TV.

 

Brave New World  PeakTV Score: 55
Premiere Date: July 15, 2020 106303 

Rotten Tomatoes says: Brave New World is sleek and seductive, but not very daring, only skimming the surface of Aldous Huxley’s dystopian epic without plumbing its philosophical depths. Debuts Sept 13, 2020 in Canada.

 

Briarpatch  PeakTV Score: 70
Premiere Date: February 6, 2020 84140 

An investigator returns home to solve the death of her sister from a car-bombing. The search for a killer unravels a system of corruption in her small border town. From Mr Robot EP Sam Esmail. Debuts Sun Feb 16.

 

Batwoman  PeakTV Score: 51
Premiere Date: October 6, 2019 54707 

With Batman/Bruce Wayne gone from Gotham, Kate Kane (Ruby Rose) takes the mantle as Batwoman. Premieres Sunday 8pm, October 6, 2019 on Showcase.

 

Pennyworth  PeakTV Score: 81
Premiere Date: July 28, 2019 38066 

Follows the Wayne family’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier who forms a security company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne in 1960s London. Premieres July 28, 2019 in the U.S., fall 2019 in Canada.

 

Roswell, New Mexico  PeakTV Score: 57
Premiere Date: January 15, 2019 12818 

A reimagning of Roswell, which centers on the residents of New Mexico, where aliens live undercover among humans.

 

Supergirl  PeakTV Score: 75
Premiere Date: October 26, 2015 12791 

National City’s new hero, Supergirl, takes on the responsibility of keeping the people safe. Going on adventures filled with action, hope and love. She is determined to make a difference by bringing not only her super powers, but her heart to the table as well.

 

Absentia  PeakTV Score: 62
Premiere Date: September 25, 2017 12726 

After being declared dead in absentia, an FBI agent must reclaim her family, identity and innocence when she finds herself the prime suspect in a string of murders.

 

The Sinner  PeakTV Score: 80
Premiere Date: August 2, 2017 12634 

Anthology series that examines how and why ordinary people commit brutal crimes.

 

Runaways  PeakTV Score: 75
Premiere Date: November 21, 2017 2841 

Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy – their criminal parents, collectively known as the Pride.

 

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