One of the most painful things in the world is to have a beloved television program end. It may have been canceled, or it may have reached its natural death. But nothing feels worse than saying good-bye to a cast of characters you've grown to both love and hate over months - and sometimes years - of dogged viewership.
But fear not. The great gurus of television have seen fit to gift the masses with a near-endless supply of shows to gorge on. The challenge is to sift past the filler programs to find story lines worth sinking into.
Here, in no particular order, are four new shows (less than two seasons) you must start now, if you haven't yet.