Shows Airing This Week – September 24




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Monday, Sept. 24
8 pm Dancing With the Stars Season 27 premiere, Night 1 of 2 (ABC)
8 pm The Voice Season 15 premiere, Night 1 of 2 (NBC)
8 pm Jane Fonda in Five Acts documentary premiere (HBO)
8 pm The Resident Season 2 premiere (Fox; new time slot)
8 pm The Big Bang Theory final season premiere (CBS; special night)
8:30 pm Young Sheldon Season 2 premiere (CBS; special night)
9 pm 9-1-1 Season 2 premiere, Night 2 of 2 (Fox; new time slot)
9 pm Magnum P.I. series premiere (CBS)
10 pm Bull Season 3 premiere (CBS; new night and time)
10 pm The Good Doctor Season 2 premiere (ABC)
10 pm Manifest series premiere (NBC)

Tuesday, Sept. 25
8 pm Dancing With the Stars Season 27 premiere, Night 2 of 2 (ABC)
8 pm The Gifted Season 2 premiere (Fox; new night and time)
8 pm NCIS Season 16 premiere (CBS)
8 pm The Voice Season 15 premiere, Night 2 of 2 (NBC)
9 pm FBI series premiere (CBS)
9 pm Lethal Weapon Season 3 premiere (Fox; new time slot)
9 pm This Is Us Season 3 premiere (NBC)
10 pm NCIS: New Orleans Season 5 premiere (CBS)
10 pm New Amsterdam series premiere (NBC)

Wednesday, Sept. 26
8 pm Survivor Season 37 premiere (CBS; 90 minutes)
8 pm Chicago Med Season 4 premiere (NBC; new night and time)
8 pm Empire Season 5 premiere (Fox)
8 pm The Goldbergs Season 6 premiere (ABC)
8:30 pm American Housewife Season 3 premiere (ABC; new time slot)
9 pm Chicago Fire Season 7 premiere (NBC; new night and time)
9 pm Star Season 3 premiere (Fox)
9 pm Modern Family Season 10 premiere (ABC)
9:30 pm Big Brother Season 20 finale (CBS; 90 minutes)
9:30 pm Single Parents series premiere (ABC)
10 pm A Million Little Things series premiere (ABC)
10 pm Chicago P.D. Season 6 premiere (NBC)
10 pm South Park Season 22 premiere (Comedy Central)



Thursday, Sept. 27
8 pm Thursday Night Football premiere (Fox)
8 pm Grey’s Anatomy Season 15 premiere (ABC; two episodes)
8 pm The Good Place Season 3 premiere (NBC; two episodes; special time)
8 pm The Big Bang Theory Episode 2 (CBS)
8:30 pm Young Sheldon Episode 2 (CBS)
9 pm Law & Order: SVU Season 20 premiere (NBC; two episodes; special time)
9 pm Mom Season 6 premiere (CBS)
9:30 pm Murphy Brown revival premiere (CBS; 35 minutes)
10 pm How to Get Away With Murder Season 5 premiere (ABC)
10:05 pm S.W.A.T. Season 2 premiere (CBS)



Friday, Sept. 28
12 am King Lear film premiere (Amazon)
12 am Chef’s Table Season 5 premiere (Netflix; all four episodes)
8 pm MacGyver Season 3 premiere (CBS)
8 pm Last Man Standing revival premiere (Fox)
8:30 pm The Cool Kids series premiere (Fox)
9 pm Dateline NBC Season 28 premiere (NBC)
9 pm Hawaii Five-0 Season 9 premiere (CBS)
9 pm Hell’s Kitchen Season 18 premiere (Fox)
10 pm Blue Bloods Season 9 premiere (CBS)
10 pm Outcast Season 2 finale (Cinemax)

Saturday, Sept. 29
9 pm 48 Hours Season 31 premiere (CBS; two hours)
11:30 pm Saturday Night Live Season 44 premiere (NBC)

If you’re looking for any of these shows:

Alex Inc., The Crossing, Deception, Designated Survivor, Kevin (Probably) Saves the World, Marvel’s Inhumans, The Mayor, The Middle, Once Upon a Time, Quantico, Scandal,Ten Days in the Valley and The Toy Box – they’re all cancelled.









Stana Katic’s Absentia Season 2 Renewed

stana-katic-img Absentia has been renewed for Season 2 and is currently in production in Sofia, Bulgaria.Amazon Video will stream the Season.

The series, also executive-produced by Castle alum Katic, centers on FBI agent Emily Byrne, who in Season 1 returned to the living after being declared dead while hunting one of Boston’s most notorious serial killers.

In the 10-episode Season 2, having tracked down and killed her abductor, Emily struggles for a tenuous new normal with son Flynn and ex-husband Nick (played by Patrick Heusinger). Her obsessive investigation into the questions that haunt her uncovers a serial killer and a spiraling conspiracy that threatens more than just her family.

New cast members for Season 2 include Matthew Le Nevez (Australia’s Offspring) as Cal Isaac, a rugged ex-Navy SEAL who is all too familiar with the demons that chase Emily (and thus proves to be a loyal and sympathetic counterpart), and  Natasha Little (The Night Manager) as Julianne Gunnarsen, an accomplished FBI profiler who joins the ranks of the Boston Field Office after a deadly terrorist attack rocks the city.

Season 2 of Absentia will premiere sometime in 2019.




How to Get Away with Murder Season 5

courtesy of ABC


Annalise won her Supreme Court case and is now back teaching at Middleton University, and is running an intense third-year legal clinic where her students will try their own cases.

At Connor and Oliver’s wedding, Annalise finds Frank who has some bad news for her. Gabriel Maddox is also hanging around the University – but who is he?

We watch Bonnie break down, suddenly distraught and upset. There’s blood-soaked snow…..

How to Get Away With Murder‘s fifth season premieres Thursday, Sept. 27, at 10/9c on ABC.





Casting News – Westworld Season 3

courtesy of HBO

Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul has signed on for Season 3 of HBO’s Westworld.

Best known for playing Bad guy Jesse Pinkman, a part that earned him three Supporting Actor Drama Emmys, Paul’s other TV credits include The PathBlack Mirror and BoJack Horseman. He’ll next appear in the Apple anthology drama Are You Sleeping, which should not conflict with the Westworld role.

The sci-fi drama’s Season 2 finale revealed, among other plot points, that The Man in Black is actually a host and that Dolores had been reborn in the body of a host designed to look like Delos executive Charlotte.





Casting News – Grey’s Anatomy


courtesy of ABC

ABC has just announced that Chris Carmack (Nashville) has signed on to play a Grey’s Anatomy orthopaedic surgeon in Season 15.

In addition to Cormack’s role in Nashville as gay country star Will Lexington,  he also appeared on The O.C.Desperate HousewivesSmallville and NCIS.

The announcement comes hot on the heels of news that Kim Raver (Teddy) will be returning to the ABC drama as a full-fledged series regular after being offered the job of interim Chief by Bailey in the Season 14 series finale; and her character, Teddy Altman, was unexpectedly revealed to be expecting – just as Owen and Amelia are adjusting to their new family dynamic with a recovering teen and her baby.

The ABC drama returns on Thursday, Sept. 27.