Sci Fi and Fantasy TV Premieres and Returns for November: The Punisher, Future Man, Runaways, and More

By | October 30, 2017

The Fall premieres have slowed down by this point, but November still brings a handful of premieres and returns, mostly from the streaming services. You can see the full Fall schedule at this link and you can keep up with the weekly listings at this link.

(Links are to the show page where you can find out additional information about the series.)




Wednesday, November 1st

Stan Against Evil (IFC, 10 PM EST): John C. McGinley returns as Stan, a former sheriff who must do battle with the evil forces that threaten his quaint little New England town. The first episode of Season 2 is available early for streaming at this link. (Note: This show will air back-to-back thirty minute episodes each week).

Tuesday, November 14th

Future Man (Hulu): In this sci fi comedy from Seth Rogen, Josh Futturman is a janitor by day and a gamer by night who finds himself recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time and save humanity.

Friday, November 17th

The Punisher (Netflix):  Based on the Marvel comic book character, this show follows a former Marine out to punish criminals responsible for his family’s murder who finds himself caught up in a larger conspiracy.  The Punisher is a spin-off from the Netflix Daredevil series.

Tuesday November 21st

Runaways (Hulu): Based on the Marvel comic book of the same name, this show follows a group of young heroes who discover their parents are super-villains and decide that they must take action to stop them.

Also of note this month: On November 27th and 28th, The CW’s Arrow-verse shows will have its four series crossover event to be titled “Crisis on Earth X”.  Following is the logline for the crossover: “With all of the heroes in town to celebrate Barry and Iris’s wedding, villains from Earth-X crash the festivities with a deadly agenda.”

December Highlights: Agents of SHIELD (ABC), Bright (Netflix), Happy! (Syfy), The Librarians (TNT)

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