New TV Shows Starting in May 2014

Gomorrah

Starts 6th May 9:10pm On Sky Atlantic NEW!
Gomorra is set in the suburbs of Naples, focusing on organised crime and the relationships of gangsters, drug dealers, and ordinary people. It offers a different style of mafia portrayal from previous series such as The Sopranos, or other Italian series like Il Capo dei... Selected by 1326 Users

Penny Dreadful

Starts 11th May 10:00pm On SHOWTIME NEW!
In Penny Dreadful, some of literature's most famously terrifying characters - including Dr. Frankenstein and his creature, Dorian Gray and iconic figures from the novel Dracula - become embroiled in Victorian London. The series weaves together these classic horror origin... Selected by 24352 Users

Gang Related

Starts 22nd May 9:00pm On FOX NEW!
Ryan Lopez is a gang member who is sent in to infiltrate the San Francisco Police Department and becomes a rising star in L.A'.s elite Gang Task Force, led by Sam Chapel. He teams up with longtime Task Force member Cassius Green to take on three of the city's most dangerous... Selected by 0 Users

Mr. Sloane

Starts 23rd May 9:00pm On Sky Atlantic NEW!
Mr. Sloane is a buttoned-down 1960's man in crisis. Between his failed attempts at marriage, career success and even suicide, it's fair to say that 1969 isn't shaping up to be Watford-dweller Mr. Sloane's year. But with a potential job opportunity on the horizon and the... Selected by 0 Users

The Wil Wheaton Project

Starts 27th May 9:00pm On Syfy NEW!
Each week, Wil provides his insider point-of-view, sense of humor and expertise as he dissects the week's most popular and trending topics across sci-fi film, television and pop culture, as well as video games, viral videos and news. Wil is on his feet for the rapid-fire... Selected by 0 Users

The Night Shift

Starts 27th May 10:00pm On NBC NEW!
Welcome to the night shift, where every day is a fight between the heroic efforts of saving lives and the hard truths of running a hospital. At San Antonio Memorial, the men and women who work the wee hours are a special breed, particularly adrenaline junkie T.C. Callahan.... Selected by 6709 Users

Undateable

Starts 29th May 9:00pm On NBC NEW!
Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. Enter Danny Burton. Confident... Selected by 4541 Users

Crossbones

Starts 30th May 10:00pm On NBC NEW!
It's 1715 on the Bahamian island of New Providence, the first functioning democracy in the Americas, where the diabolical pirate Edward Teach, a.k.a. Blackbeard, reigns over a rogue nation of thieves, outlaws and miscreant sailors. Part shantytown, part marauder's paradise... Selected by 0 Users

Returning TV Shows in May 2014

In The Flesh

Returns 4th May 10:00pm On BBC THREE NEW!
Following his death four years ago, Kieren's friends and family believed that they'd never see him again. After his funeral though, thousands of people who have passed away came back to life as zombies. Following months of re-habilitation and medication, they are gradually... Selected by 0 Users

MasterChef Australia

Returns 5th May 7:30pm On Network Ten NEW!
MasterChef Australia is an Australian competitive cooking game show based on the original British version of MasterChef. Food critic Matt Preston, chef George Calombaris, and restaurateur and chef Gary Mehigan serve as the show's hosts and... Selected by 891 Users

24

Returns 5th May 8:00pm On FOX NEW!
"24" is a TV thriller presented in "real time" with each minute of airtime that corresponds to a minute in the lives of the characters. "24" employs fast-paced and complex stories, and often contains unexpected plot twists. Though each day's events typically revolve... Selected by 0 Users

Louie

Returns 5th May 10:00pm On FX NEW!
Louie is a comedy filtered through the observational humor of Louis C.K. Each episode puts a spotlight on Louis' hectic life as a successful stand-up comedian and newly single father raising his two daughters. The single-camera comedy is a mix of Louis C.K'.s stand-up... Selected by 12808 Users

Catfish

Returns 7th May 10:00pm On MTV NEW!
From the producers of the critically acclaimed 2010 documentary film "Catfish'' comes a TV version, which follows the journey of couples who have formed an online relationship but have never met in person. Filmmakers Yaniv ''Nev'' Schulman - whose own online love drama... Selected by 2362 Users

Maron

Returns 8th May 10:00pm On IFC NEW!
Marc Maron has been a comedian for 25 years. He's had his problems. He was an angry, drunk, self involved, twice divorced compulsive mess for most of his adult life, but with the popularity of a podcast he does in his garage and a life of sobriety, his life and career are... Selected by 1416 Users

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Returns 8th May 10:30pm On IFC NEW!
Comedy Bang! Bang! cleverly riffs on the well-known format of the late night talk show, infusing celebrity appearances and comedy sketches with a tinge of the surreal. In each episode, Aukerman engages his guests with unfiltered and improvisational lines of questioning... Selected by 778 Users

Max Steel

Returns 10th May 8:00am On Disney XD NEW!
16 year old Maxwell "Max" McGrath is thrown into a new life after moving with his mother to the small city of Copper Canyon. There he meets new friends, bullies, and super-villains hunting him for his TURBO energy. Max must now join N-TECH, a secret organization his... Selected by 1254 Users

A Place To Call Home

Returns 11th May 8:30pm On Seven NEW!
Set in rural Australia in the 1950s, A Place to Call Home is a sweeping drama of one woman's journey to heal her soul and of a privileged family's confrontation with a changing era. A romantic saga based in the fictional town of Inverness - home to the Bligh family... Selected by 2085 Users

Offspring

Returns 14th May 8:30pm On Ten NEW!
Offspring is an exuberant drama set in Melbourne's Fitzroy, centring on Nina Proudman and her struggle to deal with her fabulously messy family, her hunt for a decent love life and her tendency to over-think and fly off into fantasy. Following the Proudman family's... Selected by 935 Users

The Bachelorette

Returns 19th May 8:00pm On ABC NEW!
The Bachelorette is the female version of The Bachelor, where an eligible bachelorette must find true love among a group of guys, one rose at a... Selected by 1957 Users

Rookie Blue

Returns 19th May 10:00pm On Global NEW!
A fun, fresh, high-stakes drama with a twist of danger follows the lives of five young, ambitious cops right out of the Academy. From their very first day on the job, these rookies are plunged into the world of big city policing, a world where even the smallest mistake can... Selected by 0 Users

Wentworth

Returns 20th May 8:30pm On SoHo NEW!
We all know Bea Smith ruled Wentworth Detention Centre. She was gutsy and fearless. But who was Bea Smith before prison? How did a wife and mother from the suburbs become a top dog without rival? Where did the confidence and fortitude come from that enabled her to get... Selected by 3277 Users

Last Comic Standing

Returns 22nd May 10:00pm On NBC NEW!
A nationwide talent search accepting the best professional and non-professional stand-up comedians. Once the selection process is narrowed to 10, the show covers the contestants as they live together and compete for an exclusive contract with NBC, and to be called the Last... Selected by 1386 Users

Masterchef (US)

Returns 26th May 8:00pm On FOX NEW!
Now one of the world's most acclaimed chefs, GORDON RAMSAY, is giving you the opportunity to become a "MasterChef"! "MasterChef" is a show that celebrates great people who make great food. The show will give contestants the opportunity to develop their cooking skills... Selected by 5881 Users

The Listener

Returns 26th May 9:00pm On CTV NEW!
Toby Logan is a 24-year-old paramedic living with a secret: he can read people's minds. Until now, Toby kept his ability hidden, exploring its possibilities only with his longtime mentor and confidant, Dr. Ray Mercer. As he makes the rounds with his energetic paramedic... Selected by 0 Users

American Ninja Warrior

Returns 26th May 9:00pm On NBC NEW!
G4 presents the biggest and most daring Ninja Warrior event in the network's history with the new series American Ninja Warrior. The series will hold open tryouts to find the top 10 American competitors from across the country and send them to Japan to tackle Sasuke... Selected by 1680 Users

Hit The Floor

Returns 26th May 9:00pm On VH1 NEW!
Exploring the alluring world of professional basketball and the dancers who make the fans (and players) go wild, "Hit the Floor" asks the question: How much are you willing to sacrifice to make all your dreams come true? The Los Angeles Devils are the #1 team in the... Selected by 2608 Users

America's Got Talent

Returns 27th May 8:00pm On NBC NEW!
"America's Got Talent" and Simon Cowell is determined to find it. In "America's Got Talent", Simon searches for the most talented person in a variety of categories including singing, dancing, comedy, and various novelty acts. Each of the contestants, chosen at casting... Selected by 2485 Users

So You Think You Can Dance

Returns 28th May 8:00pm On FOX NEW!
Contestants perform a particular style of dance each week with a partner. The audience votes on their favorite couple leaving the 3 couples with the least votes up for elimination. After each dancer performs a solo of their choice for the judges, one male and one female... Selected by 4886 Users

Rogue

Returns 28th May 9:00pm On Audience NEW!
Rogue revolves around Grace, a morally and emotionally-conflicted undercover detective who is tormented by the possibility that her own actions contributed to her son's death. Grace's search for the truth is further complicated by her forbidden relationship with Jimmy, the... Selected by 3499 Users