This is the collection of notes about genre TV series and mini-series that came out in 2017. These were originally entered as Upcoming shows, but then moved to Released status as the year went on. Now that 2017 is over, all entries have been released and this page has been retired from updates. It still appears as a historic record.
For shows that have yet to premier, please look for their entries in the page covering the expected year of release. If a show is still in development and doesn't yet have a release date, look in the TV & Online Under Development page.
Premiered: January 6, 2017
Starring: Gerran Howell, Adria Arjona, Vincent D'Onofrio
Developed for NBC
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Premiered: January 13, 2017
Neil Patrick Harris - Count Olaf.
Patrick Warburton - Lemony Snicket.
Joan Cusack - Justice Strauss.
Malina Weissman - Violet Baudelaire.
Louis Hynes - Klaus Baudelaire.
K. Todd Freeman - Mr. Arthur Poe.
Aasif Mandvi - Uncle Monty.
Catherine O'Hara - Dr. Georgina Orwell
Developed for Netflix
Premiered: January 26, 2017
K.J. Apa - Archie Andrews
Cole Sprouse - Jughaed Jones
Camila Mendes - Veronica Lodge
Lili Reinhart - Betty Cooper
Very loosely based on the Archie Comic series
Premiered: February 2, 2017
Starring: Vivien Elizabeth Armour, Mark Brandon, Antonio Cayonne, Alan Tudyk
Under development at NBC
Comedy set at an insurance company in the DCU
Into The Badlands SeASON 2
Released: March 19, 2017
Starring: Daniel Wu, Orla Brady, Emily Beecham
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The ReturN
Premiered: April 14, 2017
Felicia Day - Kinga Forrester
Patton Oswalt - Son of TV's Frank
Jonah Ray - (host)
Hampton Yount - (robot voice)
Baron Vaughn - (robot voice)
Mary Jo Pehl - Pearl Forrester
Bill Corbett - Crow T. Robot
Premiered: April 30, 2017
Director of pilot: David Slade
Showrunners: Bryan Fuller, Michael Green
Ricky Whittle - Shadow Moon
Series under development for Starz
This is from a Neil Gaiman book
Premiered: August 18, 2017
Mike Colter as Luke Cage
Charlie Cox as Daredevil
Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones
Finn Jones as Danny Rand / Iron Fist
Miniseries under development by Netflix
Premiered: August 25, 2017
Starring: Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman, Valorie Curry
The series was picked up by Amazon based on a pilot released in 2016.
Director: Adam Wingard
Released: August 25, 2017
Starring: Nat Wolff, Margaret Qualley
Under development by Netflix, live action based on the manga Death Note
This project is separate from the Japanese live action film being released in October 2016
Premiered: September 29, 2017
Starring: Anson Mount, Serinda Swan, Ken Leung
Series under development by ABC