Time was, April was a month of relative calm in the TV universe. Not many new shows debuted, and those that were on the air often had a handful of repeats in preparation for the stretch run into May.

That time, it’s safe to say, is gone. April 2017 will be a huge TV month, with more than 60 shows set to debut or return. Here’s a rundown. All times are ET/PT unless noted, and new shows are in italics.

Sunday, April 2

8 p.m.
“Call the Midwife” (CBS)

9 p.m.
“The Real Housewives of Potomac” (Bravo)
“Home Fires” (PBS)

Tuesday, April 4

12:01 a.m. PT
“Dimension 404” (Hulu)

9 p.m.
“Prison Break” (FOX)
“iZombie” (The CW)

Wednesday, April 5

9 p.m.
“The Real Housewives of New York City” (Bravo)

10 p.m.
“Archer” (FXX)
“Brockmire” (IFC)
“Talk Show the Game Show” (truTV)

Friday, April 7

12:01 a.m. PT
“The Get Down” part 2 (Netflix)

8 p.m.
“The Toy Box” (ABC)
“First Dates” (NBC)

8:30 p.m.
“Andi Mack” (Disney Channel)

9 p.m.
“You the Jury” (FOX)

Saturday, April 8

9 p.m.
“The Son” (AMC)

Sunday, April 9

11 p.m.
“Talking with Chris Hardwick” (AMC)

Midnight
“The Gorburger Show” (Comedy Central)

Monday, April 10

9 p.m.
“The Great War” (PBS)

 

10 p.m.
“Better Call Saul” (AMC)

10:30 p.m.
“Angie Tribeca” (TBS)

Tuesday, April 11

8 p.m.
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” (FOX)

9 p.m.
“Unprotected” (Oxygen)

Wednesday, April 12

8 p.m.
“Hollywood Darlings” (Pop)

8:30 p.m.
“Return of the Mac” (Pop)

Friday, April 14

12:01 a.m. PT
“Fortitude” (Amazon)
“Chelsea” (Netflix)
“Mystery Science Theater 3000” (Netflix)

Saturday, April 15

9 p.m.
“Doctor Who” (BBC America)

10 p.m.
“Class” (BBC America)

Sunday, April 16

8 p.m.
“The White Princess” (Starz)

9 p.m.
“The Leftovers” (HBO)
“Guerrilla” (Showtime)
“Iron Chef Gauntlet” (Food Network)

10:30 p.m.
“Veep” (HBO)

Monday, April 17

9 p.m.
“Basketball Wives” (VH1)

Tuesday, April 18

8 p.m.
“Pretty Little Liars” (Freeform)

9 p.m.
“Famous in Love” (Freeform)

10 p.m.
“Cooper’s Treasure” (Discovery)
“Problematic with Moshe Kasher” (Comedy Central)

Wednesday, April 19

9 p.m.
“Married at First Sight” (Lifetime)

10 p.m.
“Fargo” (FX)

Friday, April 21

12:01 a.m. PT
“Bosch” (Amazon)
“Bill Nye Saves the World” (Netflix)
“Girlboss” (Netflix)

9 p.m.
“Yukon Men” (Discovery)

Sunday, April 23

10 p.m.
“Silicon Valley” (HBO)
“Mary Kills People” (Lifetime)
“This Is Life Live” (TLC)

Monday, April 24

8 p.m.
“Gotham” (FOX)

Tuesday, April 25

9 p.m.
“Great News” (NBC)
“Genius” (NatGeo)

10 p.m.
“Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman” (Science)

Wednesday, April 26

12:01 a.m. PT
“The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu)

10 p.m.
“Gomorrah” (Sundance)
“Outlaw Tech” (Science)

Friday, April 28

12:01 a.m. PT
“Catastrophe” (Amazon)
“Cable Girls” (Netflix)
“Dear White People” (Netflix)

8 p.m.
“Undercover Boss” (CBS)

Sunday, April 30

9 p.m.
“American Gods” (Starz)

10 p.m. ET/7 PT
“United Shades of America” (CNN)

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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