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Horror Story Spinoff, First Wives Club and Never Have I Ever Return, Dr. Death Scrubs In and More

American Horror Stories

On TV this Thursday: Death becomes Joshua Jackson, First Wives Club and Never Have I Ever kick off their second seasons, and the American Horror Story franchise invites you back inside the Murder House. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • FX on Hulu
    American Horror Stories

    Limited series premiere: The star-studded anthology opens with a two-parter in which a teen and her dads move into “a forsaken home with a grim past.” (Watch trailer.)

  • Peacock
    Dr. Death

    Limited series premiere (all eight episodes): Joshua Jackson (Fringe) plays a Dallas surgeon whose patients are left permanently maimed… or dead; Alec Baldwin (30 Rock), AnnaSophia Robb (The Carrie Diaries), Grace Gummer and Christian Slater (Mr. Robot) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • BET+
    First Wives Club

    Season 2 premiere: Bree and Gary work on their marriage; Hazel returns from her tour with a plus-one; Ari struggles with a long-distance relationship. (Trailer.)

  • Paramount+
    The Good Fight

    A network exec (played by Wayne Brady) asks Liz to conduct a sensitivity read on a comedian; Agent Starkey (returning guest star Jane Lynch) goes after Kurt.

  • HBO Max
    Gossip Girl

    Zoya and Max pursue new romantic interests; Audrey struggles with her mom at a black-tie affair. (Series premiere earned a “C+” grade; read post mortem.)

  • Netflix
    Never Have I Ever

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes): Devi’s chooses between Ben and Paxton (or does she?) and finds new reasons to bicker with her mom.

  • AMC+
    The North Water

    Series premiere: An ex-Army doc (Godless‘ Jack O’Connell) finds himself on an ill-fated expedition with a murderous psycho (True Detective‘s Colin Farrell).

  • The CW

    Captain James leads Micki and the team on a drug bust involving a dirty cop; Walker gives Trey advice on his future.

  • NBC
    Good Girls

    In the series’ antepenultimate hour, tensions escalate between Nick and Rio, while Ruby grows suspicious of Stan’s new venture. (Why was it cancelled?)

  • The CW
    The Outpost

    Season 3B premiere: Garret wants Talon to take the throne; an elusive assassin is hellbent on revenge. (Get CW fall premiere dates.)

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