What to Watch Tonight

Transparent, H50, Amazing Race, Shark Tank and 2 Other Premieres, Sweeney Todd and More

  • Amazon
    Transparent

    Series premiere, 10 episodes: The acclaimed dramedy follows Mort (Jeffrey Tambor, Arrested Development), a father of three adult children, who decides to continue his life as a woman named Maura.

  • CBS
    The Amazing Race

    Season 25 premiere: The race begins in New York City’s Time Square (hope they waved to the TVLine office as they ran by) and introduces a game-changing twist.

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    Season 6 premiere, two hours: Inventions include a nail salon for guys, a new way to swaddle a baby, a mobile wedding service and inspirational toys for girls.

  • Disney Channel
    Girl Meets World

    As Cory divides the class in two groups to run one company based on profits, another based on happiness, Maya and Riley meet someone who changes their opinions. (Watch a sneak peek of Dog With a Blog‘s Season 3 premiere, airing at 9 pm.)

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    Season 5 premiere: The island goes on lockdown when terrorists target civilians with drones. But first, “McDanno” must see a psychologist, resulting in something that sure feels like couples therapy. (Get scoop.)

  • PBS
    Live From Lincoln Center: Sweeney Todd

    Bryn Terfel is the demon barber of Fleet Street and Emma Thompson is his accomplice in this presentation of the Stephen Sondheim musical.

  • Fox
    Gotham

    Repeat to Revisit: Long before Bruce Wayne became Batman, Det. James Gordon (Southland’s Ben McKenzie) and his partner Harvey Bullock (Sons of Anarchy’s Don Logue) battled crime in Gotham City.

  • ABC
    20/20

    Season 37 premiere: Follow the aftermath of the attack on a 12-year-old girl by her two friends following what they thought were the demands of a videogame character called Slender Man.

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Season 5 premiere: While Danny and Baez are moving confiscated drugs their convoy is attacked leaving Baez seriously injured and Danny to find the responsible cartel. (Get scoop.)

  • Cinemax
    The Knick

    Racial tensions arise both at the Knick and in the city when a black man stabs a cop. Everett returns to work while Barrow worries about Junia.

  • Syfy
    Z Nation

    Two outlaws discover a connection between themselves and the survivors after they confront them on the streets of Philadelphia.


    Next Friday: ABC’s Last Man Standing premiere,  ABC’s Shark Tank and The CW’s America’s Next Top Model move to Friday night.