A Guide to Late 2016/Early 2017’s New and Returning TV Comedies

If you’re planning on not leaving the house much this winter, you’re in luck, because there’s already a ton of new and returning comedy series premieres slated over the next few months, including a batch of new specials and shows from Seeso, specials from IFC and Conan O’Brien, new seasons of shows like It’s Always Sunny, Baskets, and Portlandia, return dates for late night shows Full Frontal with Samantha Bee and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and series premiere dates for new shows starring Pete Holmes (HBO’s Crashing), Kaitlin Olson (Fox’s The Mick), Tim Robinson, and Sam Richardson (Comedy Central’s Detroiters). Here’s a roundup of all the comedy premiere dates announced so far:

Friday, December 2nd
Streaming – Pacific Heat series premiere (Netflix)
Midnight – Mr. Neighbor’s House special (Adult Swim)

Saturday, December 3rd
10:00pm – Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds special (HBO)
11:30pm – Saturday Night Live with host Emma Stone (NBC)

Monday, December 5th
8:00pm – Showtime at the Apollo special with Steve Harvey (Fox)

Tuesday, December 6th
Streaming- Reggie Watts: Spatial special (Netflix)

Wednesday, December 7th
10:00pm – Conan Without Borders: Berlin special (TBS)

Friday, December 9th
Streaming – Mozart in the Jungle season 3 premiere (Amazon)
Midnight – Joe Pera Helps You Find the Perfect Christmas Tree special (Adult Swim)

Tuesday, December 20th
Streaming – Andy Richter’s Home for the Holidays special (Seeso)
Streaming – Gabriel Iglesias: I’m Sorry for What I Said When I Was Hungry special (Netflix)

Wednesday, December 21st
10:00pm – Joe’s Pub Presents: A Holiday Special (IFC)

Sunday, January 1st
8:00pm – The Mick series premiere (Fox)

Wednesday, January 4th
10:00pm – It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia season 12 premiere (FXX)
10:30pm – Man Seeking Woman season 3 premiere (FXX)

Thursday, January 5th
10:00pm – Portlandia season 7 premiere (IFC)

Sunday, January 8th
8:00pm – The 2017 Golden Globes with host Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Wednesday, January 11th
10:00pm – Workaholics season premiere (Comedy Central)
10:30pm – Full Frontal with Samantha Bee returns (TBS)
10:30pm – Jeff & Some Aliens series premiere (Comedy Central)

Thursday, January 12th
Streaming – The UCB Show season 2 premiere (Seeso)
Streaming – Fancy Boy series premiere (Seeso)
Streaming – Wham Bam, Thank You Ma’am series premiere (Seeso)

Tuesday, January 17th
10:00pm – Teachers season 2 premiere (TV Land)
10:30pm – Throwing Shade series premiere (TV Land)

Thursday, January 19th
10:00pm – Baskets season 2 premiere (FX)

Tuesday, January 24th
Streaming – Gad Gone Wild special (Netflix)

Thursday, January 26th
11:00pm – Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle II season premiere (Comedy Central)
Streaming – Adam Newman’s Fuzzies special (Seeso)

Thursday, February 2nd
8:30pm – Powerless series premiere (NBC)
Streaming – The Cyanide & Happiness Show season 3 premiere (Seeso)

Friday, February 3rd
Streaming – Santa Clarita Diet series premiere (Netflix)

Tuesday, February 7th
10:00pm – Tosh.0 season premiere (Comedy Central)
10:30pm – Detroiters series premiere (Comedy Central)

Friday, February 10th
Streaming – David Brent: Life on the Road movie release (Netflix)

Sunday, February 12th
10:00pm – Girls season 6 premiere (HBO)
11:00pm – Last Week Tonight with John Oliver returns (HBO)

Tuesday, February 14th
Streaming – The Mindy Project season 5 returns (Hulu)

Thursday, February 16th
Streaming – Nick Di Paolo special (Seeso)

Sunday, February 19th
10:30pm – Crashing series premiere (HBO)

Thursday, February 23rd
Streaming – My Brother, My Brother and Me series premiere (Seeso)

Monday, February 27th
Midnight – The High Court series premiere (Comedy Central)

Tuesday, March 7th
9:30pm – Trial & Error series premiere (NBC)

Thursday, March 9th
Streaming – Fahim Anwar special (Seeso)

Tuesday, March 7th
9:00pm – Trial & Error time slot premiere (NBC)

Thursday, March 16th
Streaming – Shrink series premiere (Seeso)

Wednesday, March 22nd
10:00pm – The Comedy Jam series premiere (Comedy Central)

Thursday, March 23rd
10:00pm – Idiotsitter season premiere (Comedy Central)

Thursday, March 30th
Streaming – Sasheer Zamata special (Seeso)

Tuesday, April 25th
9:00pm – Great News series premiere (NBC)

Tuesday, May 23rd
Streaming – Casual season 3 premiere (Hulu)

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