On TV this New Year’s Day: Sherlock is back, HBO pays tribute to Carrie Fisher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s winter finale is super-sized and the Conviction burn-off begins. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
Sherlock Returns, B99 Winter Finale, The Mick's First Round, Wishful Drinking, Conviction and More
When Cindy Kroger is made popular thanks to a magical potion, the team must stop her from launching a love missile (!) that would force the world’s population to become her fan base.
The Bachelor: Countdown to Nick
This special promises an in-depth look at new Bachelor Nick Viall, plus memorable highlights from the past 20 seasons.
Sneak preview: A degenerate (It’s Always Sunny‘s Kaitlin Olson) must look after her privileged niece and nephews after their folks flee the country. (Officially premieres on Tuesday.)
Sneak preview: Hostage negotiator Eric Beaumont (Holby City‘s Luke Roberts) leads a team with unmatched insight into the criminal mind; Sarah Greene (Penny Dreadful), Brandon Jay McLaren (Graceland) and Nazneen Contractor (24) co-star. (Officially premieres Saturday.)
Winter finale (60 minutes; special night): Jake and Amy bet on who can catch the most escaped cons during a manhunt; former NFL RB Marshawn Lynch guest-stars.
Season 4 premiere: Holmes returns to Britain; Watson and his wife ready themselves for parenthood. (Read preview.)
To Tell the Truth
Season 2 premiere: Panelists include ESPN sports analyst Jalen Rose, Top Model judge Ashley Graham, The Office‘s Angela Kinsley and Scrubs‘ Donald Faison.
Winter premiere (special night): James begins a radical anti-viral treatment on a young man battling a drug-resistant strain of HIV. (Essentially cancelled.)
New time slot! The CIU takes on the case of a woman who killed the college basketball player she once accused of rape. (Essentially cancelled.)
Helen questions Noah’s recent absence; Noah tries to repair his relationship with Martin, fearing time is running out. (Get Homeland scoop.)
Jasper and Eleanor fully immerse themselves in their coupledom; Liam deals with his latest tryst. (Watch sneak peek.)