What to Watch this October

Your Complete Guide to Brand New Fall Series

As the leaves turn brown and the weather gets a bit chilly,  you know it’s time to get cosy and binge-watch some TV shows that are set to premiere in  fall 2020. Whether you’ve been waiting for a specific show or just want to browse what lies ahead, we got you!

Julie And The Phantoms

Starring Charlie Gillespie, Jadah Marie, and Savannah Lee May, Julie And the Phantoms is a comedy series that follows the story of the teenage girl, Julie, who finds her passion for music and life while helping the Phantoms – a trio of ghostly guys — become the band they were never able to be.

The Duchess

Starring the Canadian comedian, Katherine Ryan, the series revolves around a dysfunctional single mother, Katherine, in London and the struggles, as well as pitfalls, that she encounters in parenthood. Despite that, she prioritises her daughter and does everything for her.

The Last Word

The Last Word is a German series that follows the story of Karla Fazius, who loses her husband after 25 years of marriage and everything falls apart until she finds a way to cope with this pain by becoming a professional eulogist; she starts to accompany other mourners, making a great effort to break every single rule in the funeral business.

Ratched 

Starring Sarah Paulson and based on the 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey, this psychological horror drama series follows the story of asylum nurse Mildred Ratched (portrayed by Paulson), in 1947, when she arrives in Northern California to start her job at the leading psychiatric hospital where new and unsettling experiments are being done on the patients.

The School Nurse Files

Based on the 2015 award-winning novel, School Nurse Ahn Eun-young’  by Chung Serang, the show stars Jung Yu-mi and Nam Joo-hyuk. This South Korean series follows the story of a school nurse who is appointed to a new high school where mysterious incidents occur. What’s captivating is that she has powers that allow her to chase and eradicate monsters that are made from the residue of human desire.

Sneakerheads

This mini comedy series stars Allen Maldonado as Devin, a former sneaker-head turned stay-at-home father, who finds himself back in the sneaker business but $5,000 in debt after falling for a friend’s scheme. The series then follows Devin as he works to get his money back with help from a group of fellow shoe enthusiasts as they go on a global hunt to a find a pair of coveted kicks.

The Haunting of Bly Manor

The Haunting of Bly Manor is the follow-up series to The Haunting of Hill House, except this season is completely different from the first. It follows the story of a young governess who’s hired by a man to look after his niece and nephew at the family’s country house after they fall into his custody. After arriving at the Bly estate, she begins to see apparitions and paranormal activity that haunt the building.