On TV this Friday: The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. blast off on a new night, Blue Bloods suffers an accidental overdose and school’s out for East Los High. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
S.H.I.E.L.D. Returns, Blue Bloods Overdose and More
Season 2 premiere (all eight episodes): The modern romance anthology returns, featuring new cast members Aubrey Plaza (Legion), Michaela Watkins (Casual), Judy Greer (Married) and Joe Lo Truglio (Brooklyn Nine-Nine). (Watch trailer.)
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Season 5 premiere (two hours, new night): Coulson and his team’s out-of-this-world return begins aboard a mysterious space station. (Watch the first 17 minutes!)
The team attempts to thwart an international crisis while Jane copes with the discovery of a life-changing secret.
Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
Based on the goofy holiday song, this animated special follows young Jake Spankenheimer’s adventure to find his missing grandmother and prove that Santa Claus is real. (Master of Illusion: Christmas Magic airs at 9 pm.)
Mac and the team follow a group of Indonesian mercenaries in possession of a lethal amount of stolen nerve gas. (Get casting news.)
New details about Mouse’s past emerge; one of the foster kids faces a difficult decision; time begins running out to complete the exorcism.
McGarett goes undercover as a pilot to get to the bottom of a fatal plane crash that took place during an air race.
All Def Comedy
Series premiere (two episodes): Stand-up comedians include Deon Cole (black-ish), DeRay Davis (21 Jump Street) and Gary Owen (Ride Along); Tony Rock hosts.
Baez suffers an accidental OD after she and Danny join a narcotics task force; Frank forms an unlikely alliance with the mayor.