July TV Premieres to Get Excited About, From Gossip Girl to Ted Lasso

Your watch list is about to be totally overloaded with all the exciting new and returning shows premiering in July, so crank up that air conditioner and get the popcorn ready.

By Lauren Piester Jul 01, 2021 6:42 PMTags

Summer is here, and so is a whole month of thrilling TV premieres

It's as if every TV network and streaming service knew this summer would be a scorcher, and so everybody packed their schedules to the brim with reasons to stay inside and enjoy a new episode (or 50) of their favorite shows.

There's pretty much something for everyone, whether you're anxiously anticipating the return of Gossip Girllooking forward to a summer of love in the form of Love Island, or desperate for Ted Lasso to brighten your spirits. Virgin River is also on the horizon, with cliffhanger resolutions and more cliffhangers to come, while HBO is about to take us on a much-needed vacation with The White Lotus

If you're more in the mood for mystery and teenage intrigue, Outer Banks is coming back at the end of the month, while musical lovers will have an absolute ball with Apple TV+'s Schmigadoon. But of course, that's not all. New seasons of Good Trouble, Grown-ish, Never Have I Ever and Roswell, NM are all waiting in the wings to wow you as you enjoy your A/C. 

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Scroll down to see all the big premieres and highly anticipated returns coming up this month and beyond! 

The Bachelorette (ABC) - Oct. 19

Michelle Young gets her chance in the spotlight in a special fall season of The Bachelorette, beginning Tuesday, Oct. 19.

NEW: Queens (ABC) - Oct. 19

Brandy, Eve, Naturi Naughton and Nadine Velasquez star as four former hip hop stars who are reuniting in their 40s in this new ABC drama, premiering Tuesday, Oct. 19.

NEW: Sex, Love & goop (Netflix) - Oct. 21

Gwyneth Paltrow and the goop team are back with a new series, Sex, Love & goop.

The Blacklist (NBC) - Oct. 21

The Blacklist, sans Megan Boone, returns for season nine on Thursday, Oct. 21.

Insecure (HBO) - Oct. 24

The fifth and final season of Insecure will premiere on HBO Oct. 24.

Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO) - Oct. 24

Curb Your Enthusiasm's 11th season will debut Oct. 24 on HBO.

All American (The CW) - Oct. 25

All American returns for a fourth season on Monday, Oct. 25 on The CW.

4400 (The CW) - Oct. 25

In this reboot of the former USA Network drama, 4400 marginalized people who have gone missing over the last century suddenly return, with no memory and no signs of aging. It premieres Monday, Oct. 25. 

Walker (The CW) - Oct. 28

Walker is back for his second season on Thursday, Oct. 28.

Love Life (HBO Max) - Oct. 28

Catch the first three episodes of Love Life season two on HBO Max Oct. 28.

Dr. Who (BBC One/BBC America) - Oct. 31

Jodie Whittaker's final season as the Time Lord will premiere on Halloween.

Dickinson (AppleTV+) - Nov. 5

Hailee Steinfeld takes her final bow as Emily Dickinson in the third and final season of AppleTV+'s Dickinson. 

Gentefied (Netflix) - Nov. 10

Netflix's Gentefied will return with a second season on Nov. 10.

The Flash (The CW) - Nov. 16

The Flash is back for season eight on Tuesday, Nov. 16. 

Riverdale (The CW) - Nov. 16

The grown-up kids of Riverdale return on Tuesday, Nov. 16 for season six.

Hanna (Amazon Prime Video) - Nov. 24

Amazon Prime Video's action-packed series Hanna returns for a third season on Nov. 24.

Selling Sunset - Nov. 24

Season four of Netflix's popular series returns Nov. 24.

12 Dates of Christmas (HBO Max) - Nov. 25

Three new singles seek out someone special to bring home for the holidays in HBO Max's 12 Dates of Christmasreturning for season two on Nov. 25. 

Emily in Paris (Netflix) - Dec. 22

Say bonjour to season two of Emily in Paris, premiering on Netflix on Dec. 22. 

The Book of Boba Fett (Disney+) - Dec. 29

Disney+'s newest Star Wars series, The Book of Boba Fett, will premiere before the New Year: Dec. 29, to be exact.

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