What to Watch Tonight

Nashville, SVU, Survivor, South Park and 6 Other Premieres, the Big Brother Finale and More

  • CBS
    Survivor: Blood Vs. Water

    Season 29 premiere, 90 minutes: An all-new group of castaways compete with — and ultimately, against — their loved ones. (Check out a complete cast list.)

  • NBC
    The Mysteries of Laura

    Regular time-slot premiere: Laura uses herself as bait to catch a killer who finds his victims on dating sites. Ricky Paull Goldin (Guiding Light) guest-stars. (Sneak peek.)

  • ABC
    The Middle

    Season 6 premiere: Frankie realizes that school started a week earlier than she thought, and Sue (finally!) gets her braces removed. Richard Kind (Mad About You) guest-stars as Sue’s new orthodontist. (Get scoop!)

  • ABC
    The Goldbergs

    Season 2 premiere: Beverly mistakenly thinks a mix tape Adam made for Dana is for her; Barry gets a fake ID… and it promptly gets confiscated. David Spade (Just Shoot Me) guest-stars.

  • NBC
    Law & Order: SVU

    Season 16 premiere: Even baby Noah is in danger when Benson & Co. take on a dangerous prostitution ring to track down Ellie Porter’s killers; a new detective assigned to the unit starts off on the wrong foot. (Get a first look at Benson’s new protégé.)

  • Fox
    Red Band Society

    Jordi’s surgery takes an unexpected turn, sending Leo into a tailspin; Kara’s family tries to work their connections to help her get a heart. (Read a preview.)

  • ABC
    Modern Family

    Season 6 premiere: Alex’s return from a humanitarian trip causes a discernible shift in the Dunphy family’s mood; Gloria decides to give shabby dresser Jay a taste of his own medicine.

  • CBS
    Big Brother

    Season finale, 90 minutes: Derrick and Cody vie for the $500,000 grand prize. (Oh right, Victoria’s still technically in it, too, but c’mon now.) (Not yet renewed.)

  • ABC

    Series premiere: Dre (Anthony Anderson, Law & Order) and Rainbow (Tracee Ellis Ross, Girlfriends) realize that, in an effort to give their children more than they had growing up, the kids are getting a less traditionally African-American upbringing. To wit: Tonight, son Andre Jr. announces he’s converting to Judaism so he can have a Bar Mitzvah. Special guest star Laurence Fishburne (Hannibal) plays Dre’s old- school dad. (Read our First Impression and watch a trailer.)

  • NBC
    Chicago P.D.

    Season 2 premiere: Voight’s SUV is T-boned while trailing an armored car carrying Ruzek, turning a routine undercover job into something much more complicated. Markie Post (Night Court) guest-stars as Lindsay’s mom, Bunny. (Get spoilers.)

  • ABC

    Season 3 premiere: Rayna must choose between Luke and Deacon, while Juliette auditions for the lead role in a country music biopic. Also: stars Chris Carmack and Charles Esten and country duo Florida Georgia Line perform live.

  • Comedy Central
    South Park

    Season 18 premiere: Cartman’s new “Washington Redskins” business draws some unexpected attention.

  • Comedy Central
    Key & Peele

    Season 4 premiere: Aliens invade Earth, a family comes to terms with a relative’s gay wedding, and a couple of racists express surprising views.

    NEXT WEDNESDAY: CBS’ Criminal Minds and Stalker premiere, FX’s The Bridge airs its finale.