Thursday, December 26, 2019

Top 19 New Shows of 2019: #16

My annual TV Awards, the AFT Television Awards, are given out during the summer. It’s always nice to check inn midway through the television season to reflect back on all the calendar year introduced us to. As 2019 closes out and 2020 begins, here’s a look back at the best new shows of the year.

The latest vehicle from Danny McBride was undeniably outrageous and over-the-top, but the themes of religion, corruption, and pure selfishness actually worked together very well in a fitting follow-up to “Vice Principals” and “Eastbound and Down.” McBride wasn’t the only one who was superbly cast for his own role, joined by Edi Patterson, Adam DeVine, Cassidy Freeman, Walton Goggins, and John Goodman to anchor a surprisingly sympathetic and often funny story about truly detestable people.

Best Episode: “And Yet One of You is a Devil
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