Fall TV Preview

New Shows, Big Questions: Is Blacklist's Secret Already Out? How Super Can S.H.I.E.L.D. Be? A Scandalous Hostages Hook-Up? And More!

As the new TV season draws near, there are questions you didn’t even know you had about the freshman class, which begins its march toward your living room Sept. 16.

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For example: Why is Sleepy Hollow‘s hero not the Ichabod Crane? Can just anyone enjoy Joss Whedon’s NCIS-battling Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.? Will Hostages play host to an improbable indiscretion? Can Brooklyn Nine-Nine “kill” without, you know, killing?

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Here, TVLine asks and offers answers to 18 big questions about the new fall and midseason shows, including Super Fun Night‘s rebellious act, The Crazy Ones‘ Big Mac attack, The Tomorrow People‘s shared DNA with Fringe and Reign‘s “history lessening.” See what we’ve learned, then share in Comments any other questions you’d like us to get answered.