ABC Announces New Shows for the 2021-2022 TV Season: Abbott Elementary, Maggie, Queens, The Wonder Years
ABC new shows for the 2021-2022 TV Season have been announced! New shows coming to ABC are Abbott Elementary (Comedy), Maggie (Comedy), Queens (Drama) and The Wonder Years (Comedy). ABC has also announced renewals of some of your favorite current shows for the 2021-2022 TV season. Grey's Anatomy is returning for its 18th season along with Station 19 for Season 5. More scripted favorites like A Million Little Things, The Rookie and The Goldbergs are also returning. ABC has also renewed the Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-nominated comedy series black-ish for its eighth and final season. Unscripted favorites like American Idol, Shark Tank, AFV, Celebrity Wheel of Fortune and Supermarket Sweep are also coming back. Keep checking in for more details on everything coming your way including ABC new shows Abbott Elementary, Maggie, Queens and The Wonder Years.
Abbott Elementary – In this workplace comedy, a group of dedicated, passionate teachers — and a slightly tone-deaf principal — are brought together in a Philadelphia public school where, despite the odds stacked against them, they are determined to help their students succeed in life. Though these incredible public servants may be outnumbered and underfunded, they love what they do — even if they don't love the school district's less-than-stellar attitude toward educating children.
"Abbott Elementary" stars Quinta Brunson as Janine Teagues, Tyler James Williams as Gregory Eddie, Janelle James as Ava Coleman, Chris Perfetti as Jacob Hill, Lisa Ann Walter as Melissa Schemmenti and Sheryl Lee Ralph as Barbara Howard. Quinta Brunson serves as writer and executive producer alongside Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker of Delicious Non-Sequitur Productions. The series is produced by Warner Bros. Television and 20th Television, a part of Disney Television Studios. The pilot episode is written by Quinta Brunson and directed by Randall Einhorn. Abbott Elementary is a new comedy coming to ABC. #AbbottElementary.
Maggie – Based on the short film "Maggie" by Tim Curcio, "Maggie" follows a young woman trying to cope with life as a psychic. Maggie regularly sees the fate of her friends, parents, clients and random strangers on the street, but when she suddenly sees a glimpse of her own future, Maggie is forced to start living in her own present.
"Maggie" stars Rebecca Rittenhouse as Maggie, David Del Rio as Ben, Nichole Sakura as Louise, Angelique Cabral as Amy, Leonardo Nam as Dave, Ray Ford as Angel, Chloe Bridges as Jessie, Kerri Kenney as Maria and Chris Elliott as Jack. "Maggie" is written and executive produced by Justin Adler and Maggie Mull. Evan Hayes and Jeff Morton also serve as executive producers. The series is produced by 20th Television, a part of Disney Television Studios. The pilot episode is written by Maggie Mull and Justin Adler, and directed by Natalia Anderson. Maggie is a new comedy coming to ABC. #MaggieABC.
Queens – Starring Eve, Naturi Naughton, Nadine Velazquez and Brandy, "Queens" follows four women in their 40s who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had in the '90s when they were legends in the hip-hop world.
"Queens" stars Eve as Brianna aka Professor Sex, Naturi Naughton as Jill aka Da Thrill, Nadine Velazquez as Valeria aka Butter Pecan, Taylor Selé as Eric Jones, Pepi Sonuga as Lil Muffin and Brandy as Naomi aka Xplicit Lyrics. Zahir McGhee, Sabrina Wind and Tim Story are executive producers. The series is produced by ABC Signature, a part of Disney Television Studios. The pilot episode is written by Zahir McGhee and directed by Tim Story. Queens is a new drama coming to ABC. #QueensABC.
The Wonder Years – Inspired by the beloved award-winning series of the same name, "The Wonder Years" is a coming-of-age story set in the late 1960s that takes a nostalgic look at a black middle-class family in Montgomery, Alabama, through the point of view of imaginative 12-year-old Dean. With the wisdom of his adult years, Dean's hopeful and humorous recollections show how his family found their "wonder years" in a turbulent time.
"The Wonder Years" stars Don Cheadle, narrating the series as Adult Dean Williams, Elisha "EJ" Williams as Dean Williams, Dulé Hill as Bill Williams, Saycon Sengbloh as Lillian Williams, Laura Kariuki as Kim Williams, Julian Lerner as Brad Hitman, Amari O'Neil as Cory Long and Milan Ray as Keisa Clemmons. Saladin Patterson serves as writer and executive producer. Lee Daniels and Marc Velez of Lee Daniels Entertainment also executive produce along with original series star, Fred Savage. The series is produced by 20th Television, a part of Disney Television Studios. The pilot episode is written by Saladin Patterson and directed by Fred Savage. The Wonder Years is coming to ABC. #TheWonderYears
ABC has announced the renewal of some of your favorite scripted shows for the 2021-2022 TV season: A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (Season 4), THE CONNERS (Season 4), THE GOLDBERGS (Season 9), HOME ECONOMICS (Season 2) and THE ROOKIE (Season 4). It was also previously announced that ABC has renewed record-breaking series "Grey's Anatomy" for season 18 and its successful spinoff "Station 19" for season five. ABC also announced earlier the renewal of some of your favorite unscripted shows including American Idol, Shark Tank, AFV and more. ABC has also renewed the Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-nominated comedy series black-ish from ABC Signature for its eighth and final season.