Here are premiere dates for new and returning series in May 2018. All times are ET/PT unless noted, and new shows are in italics.

Tuesday, May 1

9 p.m.
“The Haves and the Have Nots” (OWN)

10 p.m.
“Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s” (OWN)

Wednesday, May 2

12:01 a.m. PT
“Cobra Kai” (YouTube Red)

9 p.m.
“Misfit Garage” (Discovery)

10 p.m.
“Colony” (USA)
“Being Serena” (HBO)

11 p.m.
“Comedy Knockout” (truTV)

Friday, May 4

12:01 a.m. PT
“A Little Help with Carol Burnett” (Netflix)
“Arrested Development Season 4 Remix: Fateful Consequences” (Netflix)
“Dear White People” (Netflix)
“The Rain” (Netflix)

10 p.m.
“The Tesla Files” (History)

Saturday, May 5

11 p.m.
“Mountain Life” (HGTV)

Sunday, May 6

8 p.m.
“Vida” (Starz)

8:30 p.m.
“Sweetbitter” (Starz)

10 p.m.
“Naked and Afraid XL” (Discovery)
“I’m Dying Up Here” (Showtime)

Monday, May 7

12:01 a.m. PT
“SuperMansion” (Crackle)

9 p.m.
“Teen Mom II” (MTV)
“Love It or List It” (HGTV)
“Best Baker in America” (Food Network)

10 p.m.
“Running Wild with Bear Grylls” (NBC)

Tuesday, May 8

10 p.m.
“Chrisley Knows Best’ (USA)

10:30 p.m.
“The Cromarties” (USA)

Wednesday, May 9

9 p.m.
“Botched” (E!)

Thursday, May 10

12:01 a.m. PT
“Safe” (Netflix)
“Motherland” (Sundance Now)

Friday, May 11

12:01 a.m. PT
“All Night” (Hulu)
“Bill Nye Saves the World” (Netflix)
“Evil Genius” (Netflix)

8 p.m.
“Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition” (CBS)
“BattleBots” (Discovery)

9 p.m.
“The Last 24” (ID)

Saturday, May 12

9 p.m.
“Patrick Melrose” (Showtime)

10 p.m.
“House Hunters Renovation” (HGTV)
“Black Love” (OWN)

Sunday, May 13

8 p.m.
“Little Women” (PBS)

Monday, May 14

9 p.m.
“Basketball Wives” (VH1)

Tuesday, May 15

9 p.m.
“Below Deck Mediterranean” (Bravo)
“Unearthed” (Science)

10 p.m.
“Hidden Potential” (HGTV)

Thursday, May 17

10 p.m.
“The Carbonaro Effect” (truTV)

Friday, May 18

12:01 a.m. PT
“13 Reasons Why” (Netflix)

Sunday, May 20

8 p.m.
“90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?” (TLC)

9 p.m.
“Total Bellas” (E!)
“Unsung” (TV One)

10 p.m.
“Lost in Transition” (TLC)
“Iron Chef America” (Food Network)

Midnight
“Joe Pera Talks with You” (Adult Swim)

Monday, May 21

9 p.m.
“Who Do You Think You Are?” (TLC)

Tuesday, May 22

8 p.m.
“The Great American Read” (PBS)

Wednesday, May 23

12:01 a.m. PT
“Explained” (Netflix)

9 p.m.
“Brother vs. Brother” (HGTV)

Friday, May 25

12:01 a.m. PT
“Picnic at Hanging Rock” (Amazon)
“The Toys That Made Us” (Netflix)

8 p.m.
“Phenoms” (FOX)
“My Last Days” (The CW)

Sunday, May 27

12:01 a.m. PT
“The Break with Michelle Wolf” (Netflix)

7:30 p.m.
“The Fourth Estate” (Showtime)

9 p.m.
“Beach Hunters” (HGTV)

Monday, May 28

8 p.m.
“The Bachelorette” (ABC)
“Street Outlaws” (Discovery)

10 p.m.
“Six” (History)
“American Chopper” (Discovery)
“Cults and Extreme Belief” (A&E)

Tuesday, May 29

8 p.m.
“America’s Got Talent” (NBC)
“Beat Shazam” (FOX)

9 p.m.
“Love Connection” (FOX)
“Animal Kingdom” (TNT)

10 p.m.
“World of Dance” (NBC)
“Queen Sugar” (OWN)
“Hunting ISIS” (History)
“100 Code” (WGN America)

Wednesday, May 30

12:01 a.m. PT
“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” (Netflix)

8 p.m.
“American Ninja Warrior” (NBC)
“Masterchef” (FOX)

10 p.m.
“Reverie” (NBC)

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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