New TV Shows in 2022: ‘House of Dragon,’ ‘Lord of the Rings’


With the COVID-19 pandemic production shutdown being short-lived and studios cutting a deal with IATSE, therefore avoiding a strike, the steady stream of television series just keeps coming.

2022 looks to be a banner year in TV, not only because of the continued expansion of Marvel Studios’ imprint on the medium with “Ms. Marvel” and “Moon Knight,” but also an expansion of the “Star Wars” universe with “Obi-Wan Kenobi.” Some series that were projected (or simply hoped) to launch in 2021 did not, in fact, squeeze in before the end of the calendar year, further stacking 2022. This includes everything from Amazon Prime Video’s “Lord of the Rings” prequel to Peacock’s “Bel-Air” and Netflix’s “Inventing Anna.”

As you can see from the selection of titles above (and certainly from the longer list below), genre series are more than having a moment…

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