San Diego Comic-Con is virtual for the second year in a row. The annual event will return in person to San Diego soon, but until then, you can watch the panels and see all the new TV and movie trailers released online. Rotten Tomatoes is compiling all the new trailers from Comic-Con@Home 2021 right here. Check back from July 23-25 for the biggest trailers dropping this weekend.
Movies | TV
Army of Thieves Trailer
The first prequel to Army of the Dead centers on Matthias Schweighofer’s safe cracker character, Dieter, on a previous heist. The zombie outbreak has already begun but this is before Dieter came to the U.S., let alone to Las Vegas. Schweighofer also directed.
Coming soon to Netflix
Horror Noire Trailer
Shudder introduced its anthology film Horror Noire at Comic-Con. The follow-up to the documentary Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror features six shorts by six different filmmakers.
Coming October to Shudder
Amazon shared the trailer for the fourth and final Evangelion movie. It featured opening titles in Japanese against red tinted stills, and characters trudging across a red tinted wasteland. Thrice Upon a Lifetime promises to conclude the story of Evangelion and the Angels.
Coming August 13 to Amazon Prime.
Movies | TV
Day of the Dead Trailer
Syfy’s new Zombie series promises to pay homage to George A. Romero himself. Day of the Dead shows the day zombies climb out of their grave, and in one case eat a wedding party. Day was the third film in Romero’s movie trilogy. The movie was set in a military base but Syfy’s series is decidedly above ground, just like the undead.
Coming in October to Syfy
Jake (Zackary Arthur) finds a Good Guy doll at a yard sale. Turns out he gets the Chucky doll, and Chucky starts up his murder spree at Jake’s high school.
Coming Oct. 12 to Syfy and USA
After a series of teasers, Showtime released a substantial trailer for their Dexter revival after their panel. Dexter (Michael C. Hall) is in therapy, but struggles to resist his urges while handling knives and guns. Also get a peak at some of the locals among whom Dexter now tries to blend in, with his new identity. Showtime also announced the revival will premiere Nov. 7.
Coming Nov. 7 on Showtime.
Coming up on DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Ava (Jes Macallan) and Sara (Caity Lotz)’s wedding gets interrupted by aliens who force the Legends to bowl for their lives. Meanwhile, John Constantine (Matt Ryan) gets dangerously deep into his magic, but don’t worry. Ryan will be back in Season 7 as a new character, Dr. Gwyn Davies.
Coming Sundays on The CW.
Jodie Whittaker returns as the Doctor in season 13 of Doctor Who. Plus, new character Vinder, played by Jacob Anderson, will make his debut in the new season, joining Whittaker, Mandip Gill, and John Bishop.
Coming later in 2021 to BBC America.
Netflix announced the premiere date for the final season of Lucifer at Comic-Con. The announcement video features very little dialogue, but lots of actions and wings. Lucifer (Tom Ellis)’s only line in the teaser confirms he’s leaving L.A.
Coming Sept. 10 to Netflix.
The action-packed trailer for The Walking Dead’s final season shows every character in battle with a walker at some point. If this is only the beginning of the end, the actual end is going to be epic!
Coming Aug. 15 to AMC+ and Aug. 22 on AMC.
In the trailer for the new season of Walking Dead: World Beyond, Iris (Aliyah Royale) and Felix (Nico Tortorella) get some disappointing news about the city of Omaha from Will (Jelani Aladdin). This is after Will escaped zombies and government agents.
Coming Oct. 3 on AMC.
In the second of two extended scenes from the upcoming seventh season of Fear the Waking Dead, June (Jenna Elfman) and John Sr. (Keith Carradine) are holed up in a different house. An earthquake opens a hole in the wall through which they discover a murder room.
Coming Oct. 17 on AMC.
In the first of two extended scenes from the upcoming seventh season of Fear the Waking Dead, the camera dives down a bunker where Morgan (Lennie James) and Grace (Karen David) must care for a crying baby. On the surface, a masked survivor checks levels while a trapped zombie struggles on the ground.
Coming Oct. 17 on AMC.
The trailer for AMC’s animated series Ultra City Smiths shows the seedy side of Ultra City. Det. David Mills sings and dances to keep his demons at bay as he tries to solve the mystery of the mayor’s disappearance.
Thursdays on AMC+.
Blade Runner: Black Lotus Trailer
Set in 2032 Los Angeles, Black Lotus finds herself able to fend off a group of attackers with martial arts skills. As she investigates her powers, she must use her skills more to defend herself against those who don’t want her to uncover the truth. The animation reproduces the movies’ futuristic cities with flying vehicles and tons of smoke.
Coming this fall to Adult Swim and Crunchyroll.
Shudder released the trailer for its original series Slasher: Flesh and Blood. David Cronenberg stars as the patriarch of a wealthy family who invites his family to their secluded island home for a deadly game. The prize is his fortune.
Coming Aug 12 to Shudder.
Leverage: Redemption premiered its first eight episodes July 9, so IMDB TV premiered a trailer for the fall portion of episodes. LeVar Burton guest stars as Mr. Blanche, whom Elliot (Christian Kane) and Breanna (Aleyse Shannon) spy on in a library. Breanna gets distracted by the retro tech in the library. Parker (Beth Riesgraf), Sophie (Gina Bellman), and Harry (Noah Wyle) analyze Mr. Blanche’s reading habits to devise the perfect con for him.
Coming this fall to IMDB TV.
S.O.Z.: Soldiers or Zombies Trailer
In the Mexican zombie series, an experiment to turn soldiers into zombies goes wrong and spreads the zombie outbreak south of the border. Eat your heart out, Walking Dead, literally.
Coming August 6 to Amazon Prime.
Stephen Amell is back in the world of costumed characters, but this time as a professional wrestler. Starz presented an inside look at the set for Heels and cast members Amell, Alexander Ludwig, Kelli Berglund, Allison Luff, James Harrison, Allen Maldonado, Chris Bauer, Mary McCormack, and more discussed their training and learning how to superplex.
Coming August 15 to Starz.
Paramount+’s “Animation Block” Comic-Con@Home panel introduced the trailer for season 2 of adult animated comedy Star Trek: Lower Decks.
Coming August 12 to Paramount+.
Paramount+’s Star Trek universe continues to expand its animated offerings. Star Trek: Prodigy is a CGI animated series about a group of aliens who escape captivity aboard the Enterprise. The teaser trailer gives you a glimpse at some of these new characters who team up for a better life. Kate Mulgrew reprises her Voyager role as Captain Janeway in hologram form.
Coming this fall to Paramount+.
Paramount+’s new animated series The Harper House features the voices of Better Call Saul‘s Rhea Seehorn, Jason Lee, Tatiana Maslany and Ryan Flynn. The Harpers move to a run down house in Arkansas with more than one dead body. The grown-up show features sex jokes and profanity, bleeped in the trailer. Gabourey Sidibe, Gary Anthony Williams, Nyima Funk, VyVy Nguyen and Lance Krall also star.
Coming September 16 to Paramount+.
Paramount+’s presented a special clip of Stephen Colbert Presents Tooning Out the News. The Comic-Con report mocked Paramount+’s own Star Trek spinoffs and the premise of cosplaying from home.
Thursdays on Paramount+.
While not as chock full of premieres as the fall TV season, summer can churn out some doozies of its own. Like we did around this time last year, we’ll be treated to shows that draw immediate engagement (Mr. Robot, Penny Dreadful, Orange is the New Black, Wayward Pines), television movie premieres (Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, The Dresser, All The Way), and special events (Just Let Go – Lenny Kravitz Live, Every Brilliant Thing, SyFy Presents Live from Comic-Con). Add some anticipated series premieres (Roadies, Lady Dynamite, Outcast, Preacher) and miniseries (Roots, Houdini & Doyle, O.J.: Made in America) to the mix, and your DVR hard drives are sure to reach max capacity. So the questions is, which shows will you be deleting first, and which will rise to the pinnacle of your summer viewing list of faves? Check out the full (ever growing) list here:
Sunday, May 1
Penny Dreadful season three premiere, 10 p.m., Showtime
Tuesday, May 3
Person of Interest season five premiere, 10 p.m., CBS
Wednesday, May 4
Maron season four premiere, 9 p.m., IFC
Friday, May 6
Grace and Frankie season two premiere, Netflix
Sunday, May 8
Wallander season four premiere, 9 p.m., PBS
Monday, May 9
Every Brilliant Thing special event premiere, HBO
Tuesday, May 10
First Impressions series premiere, 10:30 p.m., USA
Wednesday, May 11
Chelsea series premiere, Netflix
Thursday, May 12
Submission series premiere, 11 p.m., Showtime
Friday, May 13
Just Let Go – Lenny Kravitz Live special event premiere, 8 p.m., Showtime
Wednesday, May 18
Royal Pains season eight premiere, 10 p.m., USA
Saturday, May 21
All the Way television movie premiere, 8 p.m., HBO
Sunday, May 22
Preacher series premiere, 10 p.m., AMC
Monday, May 23
Whose Line is it Anyway? season 12 premiere, 9 p.m., CW
Wednesday, May 25
Wayward Pines season two premiere, 9 p.m., FOX
Monday, May 30
So You Think You Can Dance season 13 premiere, 8 p.m., FOX
The Dresser television movie premiere (US), 9 p.m., Starz
Roots miniseries premiere, 9 p.m., History, Lifetime, and A&E
Mistresses season four premiere, 10 p.m., ABC
Wednesday, June 1
Rock this Boat: New Kids on the Block season two premiere, 8 p.m., POP
Young & Hungry season four premiere, 8 p.m., Freeform
Baby Daddy season five return, 8:30 p.m., Freeform
Kingdom season two return, 9 p.m., DirecTV
Cleverman series premiere, 10 p.m., Sundance
The Night Shift season three premiere, 10 p.m., NBC
Sunday, June 5
Feed the Beast series premiere, 10 p.m., AMC
Monday, June 6
Angie Tribeca season two premiere, TBS
Barbarians Rising miniseries premiere, 9 p.m., History
Devious Maids season four premiere, 9 p.m., Lifetime
Rizzoli & Isles season seven premiere, 9 p.m., TNT
UnREAL season two premiere, 10 p.m., Lifetime
Tuesday, June 7
Casual season two premiere, Hulu
Friday, June 10
Voltron: Legendary Defender series premiere, Netflix
Thursday, June 16
Aquarius season two premiere, 9 p.m., NBC
Friday, June 17
Orange is the New Black season four premiere, Netflix
Saturday, June 18
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger television movie premiere, 8 p.m., Lifetime
Sunday, June 19
Endeavour season three premiere (US), 9 p.m., PBS
The Last Ship season three premiere, 9 p.m., TNT
The Jim Gaffigan Show season two premiere, 10 p.m., TV Land
The Tunnel series premiere (US), 10:30 p.m., PBS
Tuesday, June 21
Pretty Little Liars season seven premiere, 8 p.m., Freeform
Wednesday, June 22
Big Brother season 17 premiere, 8 p.m., CBS
American Gothic series premiere, 10 p.m., CBS
Friday, June 24
The Fundamentals of Caring television movie premiere, Netflix
Saturday, June 25
Center Stage: On Pointe television movie premiere, 8 p.m., Lifetime
Sunday, June 26
Dancing on the Edge series premiere (US), 8 p.m., PBS
Ray Donovan season four premiere, 9 p.m., Showtime
Murder in the First season three premiere, 10 p.m., TNT
Roadies series premiere, 10 p.m., Showtime
Thursday, June 30
Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll season two premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Friday, July 1
Between season two premiere, Netflix
Marcella series premiere (US), Netflix
Marco Polo season two premiere, Netflix
Killjoys season two premiere, 9 p.m., SyFy
Dark Matter season two premiere, 10 p.m., SyFy
Sunday, July 3
The Hunt series premiere (US), 9 p.m., BBC America
Sunday, July 10
The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth season one return, 8 p.m., Showtime
DB Cooper miniseries premiere, 9 p.m., History
The Night Of series premiere, 9 p.m., HBO
Monday, July 11
Making of the Mob season two premiere, 10 p.m., AMC
Wednesday, July 13
Penn & Teller: Fool Us season three premiere, 8 p.m., CW
Suits season six premiere, 9 p.m., USA
The A Word series premiere, 10 p.m., Sundance
Mr. Robot season two premiere, 10 p.m., USA
Thursday, July 21
SyFy Presents Live from Comic-Con special event premiere, 8 p.m., SyFy
Friday, July 22
Bring It! season three return, 9 p.m., Lifetime
Saturday, July 23
Looking: The Movie television movie premiere, 10 p.m., HBO
Thursday, July 28
Ripper Street season four premiere (US), 10 p.m., BBC America
Friday, July 29
Home: The Adventures of Tip and Oh series premiere, Netflix
Sunday, July 31
Sharknado: The 4th Awakens television movie premiere, 8 p.m., SyFy
Friday, Aug. 12
The Get Down series premiere, Netflix
Thursday, Aug. 18
60 Days In season two premiere, 9 p.m., A&E
Sunday, Aug. 21
Fear the Walking Dead season two return, 9 p.m., AMC
Wednesday, Aug. 24
Gomorrah series premiere (US), 10 p.m., Sundance
Sunday, Aug. 28
The Strain season three premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Wednesday, Aug. 31
You’re the Worst season three premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Frontier series premiere, Netflix
Halt and Catch Fire season three premiere, AMC
Happy Valley season two premiere, Netflix
Masters of Sex season four premiere, Showtime (July)
Suits season six premiere, USA