Original Series: The Vampire Diaries/ The Originals
Synopsis: ‘It’s the story of the next generation of supernatural beings at The Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted. It’s here that Klaus Mikaelson’s daughter, 17-year-old Hope Mikaelson; Alaric Saltzman’s twins, Lizzie and Josie Saltzman; and other young adults — including political scion MG and the mysterious Landon Kirby — come of age in the most unconventional way possible, nurtured to be their best selves.’
Show: The Perfectionists
Original Series: Pretty Little Liars
Synopsis: ‘Everything about the town of Beacon Heights seems perfect, from their top-tier college to their overachieving residents, but nothing in Beacon Heights is as it appears to be. The stress of needing to be perfect leads to the town’s first murder. Behind every Perfectionist is a secret, a lie and a needed alibi,’ according to Freeform.
Show: Good Trouble
Original Series: The Fosters
Synopsis: The show ‘will follow Callie (Maia Mitchell) and Mariana (Cierra Ramirez) as they embark on the next phase of their young adult lives in Los Angeles,’ according to Freeform.
Original Series: Game of Thrones
Synopsis: Series to take place 10,000 years earlier in Westeros before Ned Stark and the Lannisters.
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Show: Second City
Original Series: Suits
Synopsis: The series will follow Jessica Pearson (Gina Torres) in her new position and life in Chicago.
Show: Mayans M.C.
Original Series: Sons of Anarchy
Synopsis: The spin off takes place after the death of Jax Teller. It follows a new motorcycle club in a town on Southern California/Mexico border.
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Show: The Conners
Original Series: Roseanne
Synopsis: ‘After a sudden turn of events, the Conners are forced to face the daily struggles of life in Lanford in a way they never have before,’ according to ABC.
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Original Movie: Lord of the Rings
Synopsis: The show will be a prequel to the events inThe Lord Of The Rings films.
We've truly reached a peak of television, with more and more quality shows hitting our screens quite literally everyday.
So why not continue on with characters and storylines from already-successful series? That's where spinoffs come into play, giving fans the chance to follow up with their TV heroes and villains and dive back into familiar worlds.
There are plenty of TV adaptations in the works, from family dramas to psychological thrillers to supernatural adventures.
Spinoffs allow new stories to be told and new personalities to be created, extending the life of your favorite series. And we've got a number of them coming soon! Click through the gallery above for those in the works right now.