On TV this first Wednesday of May Sweeps: ABC plants the seeds for a potential black-ish spinoff, Ronda Rousey throws down on Blindspot and Brockmire takes an unforgettable road trip. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
black-ish Spinoff Pilot, Punchy Blindspot, Greenleaf and More
Weller and the team work to get Zapata out of jail after she is sent in alongside a powerful Sandstorm asset (played by MMA icon Ronda Rousey). (Read May Sweeps preview.)
The situation intensifies when Oliver and Felicity find themselves trapped inside a bunker together; Lyla and Diggle try to work through issues. (What will “Olicity” talk about?)
Angelo’s relationship with Cookie grows toxic; Hakeem Hakeem makes a public plea. (Read May Sweeps preview.)
Gloria, Claire, Haley, Alex, Lily, Luke and Manny throw their support behind the women’s movement; Niecy Nash (Getting On) guest-stars.
In this backdoor pilot for a potential spinoff, Zoey attends college orientation, only to discover that Dre forgot to turn in her housing application; Chris Parnell (Suburgatory), Matt Walsh (Veep), Trevor Jackson (American Crime) and Mallory Sparks (The Detour) guest-star.
Spring finale: Jacob makes Basie an offer that would eliminate his debt and give him full control of Triumph II. (Return date TBA.)
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
Emily Prentiss (Criminal Minds‘ Paget Brewster) lends a hand as the IRT investigates a crime in Taipei similar to an unsolved case back in the States.
Gloria looks into her stepfather’s past to try and find answers. (Who received TVLine accolades?)
Archer’s ransom exchange takes an unfortunate turn; Dutch becomes a new man.
Jules and Brockmire take a road trip to Pittsburgh in the wake of a pregnancy scare.