Here’s What’s Debuting And Returning In April

This month is shaping up to be filled with compelling narratives and unforgettable performances.

In April 2024, the entertainment industry is set to captivate audiences with exciting new TV shows and movies. Streaming platforms and blockbuster movies are gearing up to release highly anticipated original content for a new month. From Zendaya starring as Tashi in the Challengers and Our Living World spotlighting the Earth’s changes, many stories are hitting our screens. April is shaping up to be filled with compelling narratives and unforgettable performances.

As the month unfolds, audiences can look forward to a diverse lineup of new TV shows and movies that promise to entertain, inspire, and transport viewers to new worlds. Whether you’re a fan of pulse-pounding action, heartfelt drama, or fantastical adventure, there’s something for everyone to enjoy as the entertainment industry continues to push the boundaries of storytelling in the month ahead.

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Heartbreak High (April 11)

The Heartbreak High gang is back together for term two. New students, teachers, and a mystery assailant are coming to disrupt the campus this season. Chaos ensues for our virtual high school friends, and we’re watching everything come to light.

The Grimm Variations (April 17)

The Grimm Variations is a reimagined series that tells the stories through the eyes of Charlotte, Jacob, and Wilhelm Grimm’s younger sister—bringing fans a new perspective on the new era of this Grimm story.

Our Living World (April 17)

In honor of Earth Month, the storytelling in Our Living World highlights the scientific revelations across the planet, from wildlife to environmental changes within our ecosystem.

The Upshaws (April 18)

The Upshaw family is back for a new chapter, dealing with new trials and obstacles as the family dynamic changes from family involvement to Tasha’s college acceptance. Still, they’re bonded together through joy and laughter through each moment.

THEM: The Scare (April 25)

The thriller show Them is back for a new installment this April as the story surrounds a Homicide detective who’s assigned a new case on the murder of a foster mother, and she’s determined to stop the killer. Finding the secrets of how she deals with the case seeping into her personal life.

Challengers (April 26)

Tashi (played by Zendaya) is a tennis player turned coach who has elevated her husband into a grand slam champion. At the same time, she’s maneuvering a tension-filled dynamic between her husband’s former best friend and Tashi’s former boyfriend.

About the Author: Kenyatta Victoria is the lead writer for Essence GU, working on all things pop culture, politics, entertainment and business. Throughout her time at GU, she’s garnered devoted readers and specializes in the Zillennial point of view.

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