18 New Original Netflix Shows Coming in 2017

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Netflix is about to grow its original content lineup in a big way. In addition to bringing back acclaimed favorites like Orange Is the New Black and House of Cards, the streaming service is set to launch a slew of new comedies and dramas next year. Here’s a look at 18 new original Netflix shows premiering in 2017.

1. One Day at a Time, premiered January 6

Netflix will air this original sitcom based on the 1975 series of the same name. The show will follow a Cuban-American family led by a recently separated, former military mom (Justina Machado) as she navigates a new single life while raising her radical teenaged daughter (Isabella Gomez) and ‘tween son (Marcel Ruiz), with the “help” of her old-school, Cuban-born mom (Rita Moreno) and a friends-without-benefits building premiered manager named Schneider (Todd Grinnell). The freshman season of the series will be written by Gloria Calderon Kellett and Mike Royce and will consist of thirteen episodes. Pam Fryman directing the pilot, which will air in early 2017.

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