Friday, January 31, 2020

Eye-catching TV billboards crowding L.A.'s January 2020 skies...

If you thought that there were plenty of movie, music, fashion, beauty and lifestyle billboards filling L.A.'s January 2020 skies, then take a look at all the new TV show billboards also trying to catch passersby attention this month with eye-catching creatives in all shapes, sizes and extra embellishments.

TV billboards
Star Trek Picard series billboard
First up CBS All Access was adding to its Star Trek television universe with the new Picard series, continuing his futuristic adventures from The Next Generation with faces old and new.
Project Blue Book season 2 billboard
And speaking of space, Project Blue Book was back for a second season to investigate UFO sightings and coverups.
Schitts Creek final season 6 billboard
In the world of comedy, Canadian sitcom Schitt's Creek was back for a sixth and final season of love, family, wigs and hilarity.
AJ and the Queen series premiere billboard
RuPaul was also heading another LGBT-friendly original series over on Netflix this month, AJ and the Queen, about a runaway 10-year-old girl and drag queen that had been conned out of their life savings.
Grace and Frankie season 6 billboard
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda were back as their alter-egos, Grace and Frankie, for a sixth and penultimate season of later-in-life comedy.
Locke & Key Netflix series launch billboard
Plus the streaming service's long-awaited comic book adaptation of Locke & Key was being teased at the end of the month along the Sunset Strip.
BoJack Horseman final episodes billboard
And in the world of animated comedy, BoJack Horseman was back with the second part of his sixth and final season episodes.
Spinning Out series premiere billboard
Plus the streaming giant was also offering up a figure skating drama series called Spinning Out for a frosty start to the New Year.
Messiah season 1 billboard
Netflix was also teasing a new Messiah with its new provocative thriller, is he the real deal or a con artist?
Americas Got Talent Champions season 2 billboard
NBC was giving some super-sized support to the sophomore season of America's Got Talent: The Champions at the beginning of January.
Zoeys Extraordinary Playlist series premiere billboard
And then offering up the giant ad wallscape to shine a spotlight on its heartwarming new musical comedy-drama, Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist.
Indebted series premiere billboard
NBC was supplying more comedy with the sitcom Indebted, about broke parents moving in with their son and his young family.
Good Girls season 3 billboard
Plus the Good Girls were back in the skies for a third season cashing in on crime and comedy on NBC.
Lincoln Rhyme Hunt for Bone Collector billboard
Meanwhile Jeffrey Deaver's Lincoln Rhyme crime novel, The Bone Collector, was being adapted for television following its 1999 big screen adaptation.
Giant Brain Games series premiere billboard
National Geographic was shining a big spotlight on its new Brain Games show hosted by Keegan-Michael Key over in Hollywood.
Miracle Workers Dark Ages billboard
And the anthology comedy series Miracle Workers was getting super-sized for its sophomore season set in the Dark Ages.
Giant Hunters series premiere billboard
Whilst Amazon Prime Video's forthcoming Nazi-hunting series set in 1970s New York City, Hunters, was standing out in a big way along the Sunset Strip.
Outsider giant series premiere billboard
Premium cabler HBO was providing some spooky super-sized outdoor support for its series adaptation of Stephen King's The Outsider.
New Pope series premiere billboard
Plus The New Pope series, starring John Malkovich and Jude Law, was also towering over the streets of West Hollywood for its debut.
Curb Your Enthusiasm season 10 billboard
Larry David was also back on HBO this month and providing the laughs with these silhouetted extension cut-out billboards for the tenth season Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Avenue 5 series premiere billboard
Plus Hugh Laurie was venturing into space with a new crew in the brand new HBO comedy, Avenue 5.
High Maintenance season 4 billboard
And High Maintenance was back for more cannabis-delivery comedy with these billboards for its fourth season.
McMillions series premiere billboard
In the world of documentaries, HBO's new McMillions series was exploring the Monopoly fraud scam that took place at the fast food chain between 1989 and 2001.
Real Time Bill Maher season 18 billboard
Plus Bill Maher was back for more unapologetic political satire and commentary with the eighteen season of HBO's late-night show, Real Time.
Sinner season 3 billboard
The crime anthology series, The Sinner, was also back for a third season this month, with Matt Bomer joining Bill Pullman in the drama.
Little America series premiere billboard
Plus Apple TV+ was debuting its Little America anthology series, based on true stories originally published in Epic Magazine.
Diary of a Future President series premiere billboard
And Disney+ was adding to its original content on its new streaming platform with the Diary of a Future President series.
Katy Keene series premiere billboard
Over on The CW, Katy Keene was spinning out of Riverdale, with Lucy Hale venturing to the less angst-ridden world of high-fashion, sex and drama.
Shrill season 2 billboard
Aidy Bryant was back for a sophomore season of her comedy Shrill on the Hulu streaming service.
Briarpatch series premiere billboard
Rosario Dawson was bringing the murder mystery with her new TV series Briarpatch, hunting her sister's killer in the adaptation of 1984 Ross Thomas novel.
Homeland final season 8 billboard
Meanwhile Claire Danes was back as counterterrorist expert 'Carrie Mathison' for an eighth and final season of Showtime's Homeland.
Washington miniseries billboard
From protecting America's shores to the history of the U.S. and History was teasing its new mini-series, Washington, for the President's Day weekend.
Outlander season 6 billboard
And speaking of the past, the time-traveling romantic drama Outlander, based on Diana Gabaldon's historical book series, was teasing its fifth season. 
Wrong Man season 2 billboard
And in the world of crime and injustice, Starz documentary series Wrong Man was back with three more cases.
911 Lone Star series billboard
From true life crime to a new first responder TV spin-off, and 9-1-1: Lone star was making its dramatic debut this January.
Masked Singer season 3 billboard
On a much lighter note, The Masked Singer will be back for a third season of guessing which vague celebrity is behind the costumes.
Lego Masters series premiere billboard
Plus the U.S. remake of the U.K.'s Lego Masters competition series was making its debut in the city skyline this month.
Lego Masters unicorn bus shelter West Hollywood
A magical LEGO unicorn was also invading this bus shelter in West Hollywood to promote the new reality show.
Party of Five TV remake billboard
Freeform was certainly promoting its new shows this month, like its remake of Party of Five with an immigration twist.
Everythings Gonna Be Okay series premiere billboard
Plus its new comedy, Everything's Gonna Be Okay, really stood out with this entomology-themed ad creative.
Grownish season 3 Pregnancy test billboard
And the third season of Black-ish spin-off Grown-ish, was turning heads with this special pregnancy test billboard in the heart of Hollywood.
Awkwafina is Nora from Queens billboard
The Golden Globe winner from The Farewell was getting her own Comedy Central series based on her life this month, as Awkwafina is Nora from Queens.
Better Call Saul season 5 billboard
Over on AMC, Better Call Saul was back for a fifth season and getting closer to its Breaking Bad destiny.
Dave series premiere billboard
Plus FXX was really turning heads with Lil' Dicky popping his head out for the debut of his new comedy, Dave.
Breeders series premiere billboard
And over on FX, this cringeworthy billboard for Breeders was really highlighting the challenges of parenthood.
For Life series premiere billboard
ABC was getting on the social justice bandwagon this month and promoting its new legal drama, For Life, about a prisoner-turned-defense lawyer starring Nicholas Pinnock.
Bachelor season 24 billboard
Plus The Bachelor is back for a twenty-fourth season with Peter Weber piloting the reality dating show.
American Idol season 18 billboard
And American Idol was ready to search for more talented singers with this billboard for its eighteen season.
Jimmy Kimmel Live season 18 billboard
Jimmy Kimmel Live! was really having fun with these witty and locally-tailored billboards to launch another season on ABC.
Ilana Glazer planet is burning billboard
Amazon Prime Video seemed to realise that Netflix was onto a winner with all its stand-up programming, so this month it was advertising some of its new comedy specials from the like of Broad City's Ilana Glazer.
Rob Delaney Jackie billboard
Catastrophe's Rob Delaney was also getting some outdoor support for his comedy stand-up special, Jackie.
Russell Peters Deported standup billboard
And comic Russell Peters was in the spotlight above the Sunset Strip for his new stand-up show, Deported.
Kevin Hart Don't Fuck This Up billboard
Over on Netflix however, Kevin Hart was getting his own docu-series, Don't F**k This Up, after cheating on his wife and his homophobic comments.
Leslie Jones Time Machine billboard
Plus SNL's Leslie Jones was bringing her unique brand of comedy to her stand-up special, Time Machine (it's very funny).
Fortune Feimster Sweet Salty billboard
And finally lesbian comic Fortune Feimster was getting her own standalone stand-up special on the streaming service, Sweet & Salty.
Golden Globes 2020 billboard
This month also saw a whole bevy of awards shows on the small screen, including the 77th Golden Globes hosted by Ricky Gervais.
Screen Actors Guild Awards 2020 billboard
Plus in this shorter awards season it was also time for the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Awards consideration billboards
Handmaids Tale season 3 SAG Award billboard
Before the awards focus shifted to the Oscars, the start of January saw a whole host of 'For your consideration' billboards filling the skies for nominees for the Golden Globes, SAG Awards and Critics' Choice Awards, like this impactful billboard for the third season of Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale.
Mahershala Ali True Detective season 3 SAG Awards billboard
HBO also had a great cohesive outdoor ad campaign for the 2020 SAG Awards this year, including this billboard for Mahershala Ali and the third season of crime anthology series, True Detective.
Peter Dinklage Game of Thrones SAG Awards billboard
This billboard supporting Peter Dinklage from Game of Thrones obviously worked as he took home the trophy for Best Male Actor in a Drama Series for its final season.
Bill Hader Barry season 2 SAG Awards nominee billboard
The sophomore season of HBO's dark hitman comedy Barry also received some outdoor support at the beginning of 2020.
Crown season 3 Golden Globe nominee billboard
Meanwhile over on Netflix the third season and all-new cast of The Crown took home the Best Ensemble SAG Award and Olivia Colman snatched the Golden Globe with the help of these FYC nominee billboards for the third season of the royal historical drama.
When They See Us Critics Choice billboard
The streaming giant's When They See us also took home the Critics' Choice Award for Best Limited Series this month for its reframing of the wrongly accused exonerated five.
Unbelievable SAG Award nominee billboard
And finally, Toni Collette won the Best Supporting Actress prize at the Critics' Choice Awards for her role in Netflix's true crime drama, Unbelievable.

The January skies really were inundated with television show outdoor ads either hoping for awards consideration or trying to attract viewers.

Make sure you compare this assortment with last January's TV billboards and come back next month for more roundups of all the coolest billboards standing out around L.A...