TV junkies would agree that the year that has just gone by was a mixed bag of great and not-so-great content.

While some shows like Westworld and The Walking Dead will be continuing into 2017, we also have an entire range of new and exciting TV shows that will grace our screens this year. These have every chance to grab your attention and have you hooked.

If you're looking for your next binge watch from the huge bank of TV shows available, scroll down.

We have compiled a list of five upcoming TV shows that we think you should add to your watch list in 2017.

American Gods
This show is an adaptation of one of the most famous works by Neil Gaiman. It is about a man with a past who wants to live a quiet life with his wife. He, however, finds out that his wife has been killed in an accident.

As he flies home for the funeral, a storm rocks the plane. He is warned about a bigger storm by a co-passenger. Nothing is the same again.

Big Little Lies
Starring Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies is the story of three mothers whose lives become interlinked following the mysterious murder that occurs at a parent meet in a kindergarten school.

Roadside Picnic
Based on a novel by the Strugatsky Brothers, this TV series is the story of a so called “stalker”, Redrick Schuhart. He makes a living by smuggling mysterious artifacts out of a dangerous zone.

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Twin Peaks
This is the continuation of one of the cult series of the '90s. It revolves around the mysterious murder of the homecoming queen, Laura Palmer, that took place almost two decades ago.

Suddenly, the events of bygone days make themselves felt.

Powerless is about Emily, an ordinary girl, working as an insurance agent. She helps ordinary people to make up for the damage caused by superheroes battling villains.

One fine day, in the middle of one such battle, she becomes a heroine herself.

Which one are you looking forward to? Let us know in the comments section.