Awards Circuit Staff’s Favorite New Shows of 2015

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This year was full of indelible TV moments and characters–from serial-killer confessions to late-night show replacements to Marvel’s first superhero with a feminist agenda. The quality of the TV landscape is in part thanks to  streaming services like Netflix and Amazon offering subscribers small-screen splendors that are worthy of binge-watching. HBO gave us memorable short-lived series. Cable also stepped up its game, with networks like USA, AMC, FX and even Lifetime wowing us what it had to offer. With so many new series, mini-series and returning anthology series competing for our attention, it can be hard finding which shows to watch first. The Awards Circuit staff makes the following recommendations: