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Which new fall TV series are you most excited about?

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Upfronts are over, and we've seen some of the best (and worst) of the future of fall TV 2011. But which particular show are you most excited about? Which new genre series has topped your must-watch list? Vote now!


Here are the choices:

Once Upon A Time (ABC)
All of the inhabitants from fairy tale land are mind wiped and thrown into reality. Now it's up to one woman to save them all. Ginnifer Goodwin plays Snow White (now a sad, pixie-cut nun) and Robert Carlyle plays some evil goblin.


The River (ABC)
TV explorer and family man Emmet Cole (Bruce Greenwood) goes missing in the Amazon. Now it's up to his family to find him... mockumentary-style. Lots of scares and plenty of mysterious vodoo. Produced by Steven Spielberg and Paranormal Activity's Oren Peli.

Person Of Interest (CBS)
Michael Emerson is the brains. Jim Caviezel is the muscle. In Person Of Interest, they band together to stop crime before it happens. Produced by J.J. Abrams and penned by Jonah Nolan.


A Gifted Man (CBS)
Patrick Wilson's strange series about a surgeon who's contacted by his dead ex-wife. Instead of exorcising the evil ghost, he listens to her banshee shrieks, and becomes a better person.

Alcatraz (Fox)
A batch of hardened Alcatraz criminals have disappeared from time, and reappeared in the present day (without aging a day) and they're up to no good! Quick, someone call Sam Neill and Jorge Garcia. Produced by J.J. Abrams.


Terra Nova (Fox)
A family flees their dirty dystopian future Earth and travels back to the land of the dinosaurs to start over (and hopefully find the nature/science clue to save their future but mostly to play with dinosaurs we assume).


Touch (Fox)
Tim Kring (Heroes) latest series in which all of the characters (from around the globe) are mysteriously linked.

The Secret Circle (CW)
From the author of the Vampire Diaries comes The Secret Circle, a show about witches (and teenage love triangles) so year Vampire Diaries with magic.


Grimm (NBC)
A detective discovers that he's part of a secret fairy tale hunting order called "the Grimms" (like the Brothers Grimm). He then goes out and kills a bunch of people that are secretly trolls and solves magical crimes!


Awake (NBC)
Jason Issacs plays Detective Michael Britten, who has been in a terrible accident with his wife and son. From that tragic day on, his character begins living in two different realities. In one, his wife died and son survived the crash; in the other, his son died and his wife survived.


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Can io9 do a mega-post that not only rounds up *all* new scifi shows on TV (including cable), but also keeps a scorecard of which old shows are returning, and which were canceled?

To be honest the two shows I'm most now are "The Walking Dead" and "Game of Thrones"; I"ve given up on Skiffy channel (I've heard that people honestly like Warehouse 13; well and good. But neither that nor Eureka are going to turn into "the BSG or Heroes" this late into their runs.

To be honest, I think a lot of news sites honestly thought "17th Precinct" was going to be a major tentpole this year, and were honestly surprised it wasn't picked up — I see it as that NBC must have had good reason not to, i.e. they actually saw the pilot and had severe doubts.