All the TV and movies affected by the coronavirus so far

We’re keeping track of all the movie and TV show delays that have been affected by the coronavirus as the list grows on.

Updated April 20, 2020.

The film and TV industry has taken a swift hit in delays recently with the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. With what began with cases originating in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, the spread of the disease has made its way around the globe, and it’s affecting every reach of Hollywood.

Among the biggest changes to come have been movie studios’ response to the outbreak by delaying movie releases. No Time to Die was one of the first major movies to have its released date pushed back out of concern for audiences’ safety. It’s since been like a game of chicken for movie studios as they evaluate risking whether or not to keep upcoming releases in theaters or to push them to later dates.

The TV industry, too, has been affected. Though the results of delays may not be felt for some time. In most examples, filmings were delayed due to international productions or cases of people in production testing positive for COVID-19. Because most TV shows on television right now have had episodes already filmed, there will be more episodes to air. But for other shows (for series or seasons that have not aired yet), it will be a case-by-case basis for how long production delays will impact season premieres.


  • No Time To Die
    • New opening date: Nov. 25, 2020
  • Peter Rabbit 2
    • New opening date: Jan.15, 2021
  • A Quiet Place Part II
    • New opening date: TBD
  • F9: Fast and Furious 9
    • New opening date: April 2, 2021
  • The Lovebirds
    • New opening date: May 5, 2020 (Netflix)
  • Blue Story
    • New opening date: TBD
  • Mulan
    • New opening date: July 24, 2020
  • The New Mutants
    • New opening date: TBD
  • Antlers
    • New opening date: TBD
  • The Batman
    • New opening date: Oct. 1, 2020
  • Red Notice
    •  New opening date: TBD
  • Black Widow 
    • New opening date: Nov. 6, 2020
  • Wonder Woman 1984
    • New opening date: Aug. 14, 2020
  • In the Heights
    • New opening date: TBD
  • Scoob
    • New opening date: TBD
  • Malignant
    • New opening date: TBD
  • Morbius
    • New opening date: March 19, 2021
  • Uncharted
    • New opening date: Oct. 8, 2021
  • Ghostbusters: Afterlife
    • New opening date: March 5, 2021
  • Wicked
    • New opening date:  TBD
  • Minions: The Rise of Gru
    • New opening date: July 2, 2021
  • Sing 2
    • New opening date: Dec. 22, 2021
  • Shazam 2
    • New opening date: Nov. 4, 2022
  • Untitled Elvis Presley movie
    • New opening date: Nov. 5, 2021
  • The Many Saints of Newark (The Sopranos prequel)
    • New opening date: March 12, 2021
  • Raya and the Last Dragon
    • New opening date: March 12, 2021
  • Artemis Fowl
    • New opening date: June, 12, 2020 (Disney+)

TV shows

All shows are on a production halt unless specified otherwise.

  • Survivor
  • The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
  • Riverdale
  • The Amazing Race 
  • The Morning Show
  • Kids’ Choice Awards – postponed
  • The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Falon – suspended live shows indefinitely
  • Late Night with Seth Meyers – suspended live shows indefinitely
  • The Late Show With Stephen Colbert – suspended live shows indefinitely
  • The Flash
  • Lucifer
  • The Bachelorette
  • Genius: Aretha
  • Wheel of Time
  • Grey’s Anatomy
  • Grace and Frankie 
  • Chicago Fire, Med and P.D.
  • FBI
  • NCSI, NCSI: Los Angeles, NCSI: New Orleans
  • The Good Fight
  • Bull
  • Carnival Row
  • Dynasty
  • Servant
  • See
  • For All Mankind 
  • Lisey’s Story
  • Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet
  • Stranger Things
  • Disney+ series productions
  • All Netflix Original projects
  • Saturday Night Live — shows suspended indefinitely
  • Fargo

FanSided will continue to update this list as more movies and TV shows are affected.

H/T: Variety

For more information about COVID-19, visit the CDC’s website or the website for your state’s Department of Health.