Anticipation Report – April 2021

Spring is here and it’s bringing a fresh lineup up of new shows and new seasons to our April Anticipation Report!

At the end of the month, Netflix will bring us Shadow and Bone (No. 1), a YA fantasy-adventure series based on the first book of the Grisha trilogy. Then, HBO takes us back in time with sci-fi drama The Nevers (No. 2), following a group of Victorian women with unusual abilities. With no lack of fan loyalty, anime series, all based on manga’s of the same name,  dominate our report this month with Shaman King (No. 3), To Your Eternity (No. 4), and Tokyo Revengers (No. 5) closing out the top 5.

Returning to our screens is the highly anticipated fourth season of The Handmaid’s Tale (No. 1), following June’s journey, now as “public enemy No. 1,” in Gilead. The US version of reality competition show The Circle (No. 2) is sure to keep viewers entertained. To hold us over, the third season of supernatural series Manifest (No. 3) premieres on the 1st, followed by the American adaptation of La Reina del Sur, Queen of the South at No. 4. The chart closes out with a fang with the fifth season of Syfy series Van Helsing (No. 5).

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