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16 TV Shows You Need To Watch This Fall

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1. State of Affairs

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Premieres: November 17th (Mondays at 10pm, NBC)

Who's in it: Katherine Heigl, Alfre Woodard, Adam Kaufman, Sheila Vand

What's it about: A CIA officer plucked from the field to become the president's daily briefer, assuming responsibility for targeting America's most critical threats while navigating the unique lifestyle that comes with such a high-powered job.

2. Selfie

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Premieres: September 30th (Tuesdays at 8pm, ABC)

Who's in it: Karen Gillan, John Cho, Da'Vine Joy Randolph

What's it about: After being the subject of an embarrassing viral video, a self-involved 20-something enlists the help of a marketing expert to revamp her image in the real world.

3. How to Get Away With Murder

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Premieres: September 25th (Thursdays at 10pm, ABC)

Who's in it: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch

What's it about: A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

4. The Affair

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Premieres: October 12th (Sundays at 10pm, Showtime)

Who's in it: Dominic West, Ruth Wilson, Maura Tierney, Joshua Jackson

What's it about: The psychological effects of an affair between a married waitress at a Hamptons diner and a teacher who spends his summer at his in-laws' estate on the island.

5. Red Band Society

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Premieres: September 17th (Wednesdays at 9pm, FOX)

Who's in it: Octavia Spencer, Charlie Rowe, Nolan Sotillo, Griffin Gluck

What's it about: A look at the lives of a group of teenagers living in a hospital.

7. Madam Secretary

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Premieres: September 21st (Sundays at 8pm, CBS)

Who's in it: Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, Patina Miller

What's it about: A look at the personal and professional life of a Secretary of State as she tries to balance her work and family life.

8. A to Z

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Premieres: October 2nd (Thursdays at 9:30pm, NBC)

Who's in it: Ben Feldman, Cristin Milioti, Henry Zebrowski

What's it about: The series will follow the lives of Andrew, an employee at an internet dating site who dreams of meeting the girl of his dreams, and Zelda, a no-nonsense lawyer. By an accidental chance of fate, Zelda meets Andrew to resolve a mismatch dating dispute and they suddenly find themselves falling for each other. From there, the series chronicles their relationship timeline from A to Z.

9. Scorpion

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Premieres: September 22nd (Mondays at 9pm, CBS)

Who's in it: Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Robert Patrick, Eddie Kaye Thomas

What's it about: An eccentric genius forms an international network of super-geniuses to act as the last line of defense against the complicated threats of the modern world.

10. Arrow - Season 3

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Premieres: October 8th (Wednesdays at 8pm, The CW)

Who's in it: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Colton Haynes, John Barrowman, Paul Blackthorne, Emily Bett Rickards, Willa Holland

What's it about: In the aftermath of his victory, Season Three opens with The Arrow now a hero to the citizens of Starling. Crime is down, people feel safer, and Captain Lance even calls off the Anti-Vigilante Task Force. Basking in his success, Oliver believes he can finally have a private life and asks Felicity out on a date. But the second Oliver takes his eye off the ball, a deadly villain reappears in Starling, forcing Oliver to realize that he can never be Oliver Queen – not as long as the city needs The Arrow.

11. The Flash

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Premieres: October 7th (Sundays at 8pm, The CW)

Who's in it: Grant Gustin, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes, Tom Cavanagh

What's it about: The adventures of scientist Barry Allen who is a superhero with incredible speed.

12. Constantine

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Premieres: October 24th (Fridays at 10pm, NBC)

Who's in it: Matt Ryan, Harold Perrineau, Charles Halford, Angélica Celaya

What's it about: A man struggling with his faith is haunted by the sins of his past but is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness.

13. Star Wars Rebels

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Premieres: October 3rd (Fridays at 5pm, Disney XD)

Who's in it: Freddie Prinze Jr, Taylor Gray, Steven Blum, Tiya Sircar, Vanessa Marshall, Jason Isaacs, David Oyelowo, Billy Dee Williams, James Arnold Taylor, Anthony Daniels

What's it about: A brave and clever ragtag starship crew stands up against the evil Empire as it tightens its grip on the galaxy and hunts down the last of the Jedi Knights.

14. American Horror Story: Freak Show

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Premieres: October 8th (Wednesdays at 10pm, FX)

Who's in it: Jessica Lange, Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Frances Conroy, Michael Chiklis, Denis O'Hare, Evan Peters, Emma Roberts, Gabourey Sidibe

What's it about: The fourth season will be set in Jupiter, Florida in 1952. It will be centered around one of the few remaining freak shows at the time, as its members do anything to keep the business alive. The season will focus on the conflict between the freaks and the "evil forces" who do not understand them. The season will also feature a "clown killer" and a "bearded lady".

15. The Walking Dead - Season 5

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Premieres: October 12th (Sundays at 10pm, AMC)

Who's in it: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Danai Gurira, Melissa McBride, Lauren Cohan, Emily Kinney, Chad Coleman, Sonequa Martin-Green, Michael Cudlitz Lawrence Gilliard Jr, Alanna Masterson, Christian Serratos, Josh McDermitt

What's it about: Season Five picks up shortly after season four. What follows is a story that weaves the true motives of the people of Terminus with the hopeful prospect of a cure in Washington, D.C., the fate of the group’s lost comrades, as well as new locales, new conflicts, and new obstacles in keeping the group together and staying alive.

16. Gotham

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Premieres: September 22nd (Mondays at 8pm, FOX

Who's in it: Benjamin McKenzie, David Mazouz, Sean Pertwee, Robin Lord Taylor, Camren Bicondova, Jada Pinkett Smith, Cory Michael Smith

What's it about: The origin story behind Commissioner James Gordon's rise to prominence in Gotham City in the years before Batman's arrival.

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