stan-against-evilPremiering on Wednesday, November 2, is the new IFC original series Stan Against Evil created by Dana Gould and starring John C. McGinley, Janet Varney, Nate Mooney, Deborah Baker Jr. and Mick Ignis. The show’s original music is composed by Eban Schletter (SpongeBob Square Pants, Another Period). The horror comedy follows a former sheriff of a small New England town who teams up with his younger replacement to investigate a series of supernatural occurrences. To learn more about the series, visit the official show website.

the-crownPremiering on Friday, November 4, is the Netflix original series The Crown created by Peter Morgan and starring Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby and John Lithgow. Hans Zimmer (InceptionThe Lion KingGladiatorThe Dark Knight) has composed the show’s main theme and Rupert Gregson-Williams (Hacksaw RidgeThe Legend of TarzanHotel Rwanda) has composed the original score. Sony Classical will release a soundtrack album featuring the composers’ music on Friday. Check out our soundtrack announcement for the full album details and to learn more about the drama.

pure-geniusMissing from last week’s TV music roundup was the new CBS drama Pure Genius created by Jason Katims & Sarah Watson and starring Dermot Mulroney, Augustus Prew, Odette Annable, Reshma Shetty, Aaron Jennings, Ward Horton and Brenda Song. The show’s original music is composed by Will Bates (The PathI OriginsChanceImperium). To learn more about the series, which premiered on October 27 and will air every Thursday night on CBS, check out our scoring assignment announcement.

skylanders-academyAlso missing from last week’s roundup was the new Netflix animated series Skylanders Academy developed by Eric Rogers based on the Skylanders video games and featuring the voice talent of Justin Long, Ashley Tisdale, Johnathan Banks, Bobcat Goldthwait, Catherine O’Hara, Norm Macdonald, Richard Horvitz, Ellis Greg, Harland Williams and Susan Sarandon. Timbaland & Dalton Diehl have contributed the main theme song Harmony, which is now available to download. Check out our previous article for more information.