The 10 Best New TV Shows of 2017

HBO and Netflix had strong freshman entries, along with a surprise network

Freshman shows like The Good Fight, Mindhunter, and Big Little Lies immediately stood out this year. Photo Illustration: Dianna McDougall; Sources: CBS, Netflix, HBO

On Monday, I revealed my picks for the 10 best TV shows of 2017. Now it’s time to look at which shows from this year’s freshman class immediately set themselves apart from their peers in the most competitive TV environment ever.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.