Best & Worst New Shows: The TVLine Staff Share Its Picks... and Passes

Throughout September and October, more than 40 new shows will be dangled in front of your DVR. What’s worth sampling, and what’s ripe for skipping?

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To be sure, TVLine has endeavored to guide you in recent months with First Impressions, full-on reviews, sneak peeks and other forms of “Rev up your remote!” content, sometimes you just want to hear what’s worth sampling and what’s ripe for skipping

To that end, each TVLine editor forged ahead and cut to the chase, bingeing on scads of shiny new screeners to suggest three freshman shows that are at the top of the class and one that is (perhaps) fated to flunk.

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