There can be few content producers in the industry with an archive as lauded as that of HBO. If you’re talking greatest shows of all time, there are four or five shows from the network that can’t help but be in contention. It’s one of the most consistently successful creators of great material in modern times.
Recently, though, there has been a slight shift. The real HBO heavyweights have ended, or aren’t quite making the splash they once were. Game Of Thrones shuffled off our screens, and they’re still awaiting that next Sopranos or Wire, that next Best Show Ever candidate.
But even if HBO isn’t the be all and end all for amazing television that it once was, there’s no doubt they still come up with the goods on a regular basis. No network is able to attract the talent that HBO does, and few can match it for ambition.
That’s why when you hear that a new show is debuting on the network, you can’t help but get at least a little excited. Here are twelve of the most intriguing prospects coming to the channel in the next couple of years.