TV This Week, Jan. 4-10: 'Glee' and more

"Glee" launches its sixth and final season on Fox

Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

Click here to download

TV listings for the week of Jan. 4 - 10, 2015 in PDF format

This week's TV Movies


 

SUNDAY

The late, great film critic Roger Ebert is remembered in the 2014 bio-doc "Life Itself." 6 and 8 p.m. CNN

"Game of Thrones" minus the sex and death, plus some singing and dancing, equals the new series "Galavant." 8 p.m. ABC

Gilbert Gottfried, Lorenzo Lamas and other stars with less alliterative names compete on the return of "The Celebrity Apprentice." 9 p.m. NBC; also Mon., 8 p.m.

"Masterpiece Classic" says "'ello, guv'nor" to a fifth season of "Downton Abbey." 9 p.m. KOCE

MONDAY

Spell check! "Every Witch Way" is back for a third season. 7 p.m. Nickelodeon; also Tue.-Fri.

Chris Soules is an Iowa farm boy by day and "The Bachelor" by night on the reality series' latest cycle. 8 p.m. ABC

Three youngsters grow up in a small town in misery — oops, that's "Missouri" — on a new "Independent Lens." 10 p.m. KOCE

TUESDAY

Hayley Atwell is "Marvel's Agent Carter" in this latest "Avengers" spinoff. ?8 and 9 p.m. ABC

Gordon Ramsay puts youngsters through their paces on yet another "Junior Edition" of "MasterChef." 8 p.m. Fox

Return with us now to the Yukon Territory of the 1890s in the special "The Klondike Gold Rush." 8 p.m. KOCE

"Pretty Little Liars" and "Switched at Birth" are back with new episodes. 8 and 9 p.m. ABC Family

Robert Ripley, who turned the odd and inexplicable into a multimedia franchise, is recalled on a new "American Experience." Believe it … or not! 9 p.m. KOCE

Tyler Perry's Savannah-set soap "The Haves and the Have Nots" returns for a third season. 9 p.m. OWN

Nine young women doing it their way are profiled in the new series "Living Different." 9 p.m. Oxygen

"Frontline" examines gun violence, school shootings, etc., in the new exposé "Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA." 10 p.m. KOCE

Kids say the smartest things in the new reality competition "Child Genius." 10 p.m. Lifetime

When is a chair not a chair? Find out on the new furniture-design competition "Framework" hosted by Common. 10 p.m. Spike

Courteney Cox uncorks a final season of "Cougar Town." 10:30 p.m. TBS

WEDNESDAY

J.Lo, K.Urb and H.Con Jr. are back at the judges' table on the return of "American Idol." 8 p.m. Fox; also Thu.

Vive la France! The Gallic nation's flora and fauna are on display on "Nature." 8 p.m. KOCE

Like mother, like daughter: Allison Janney and Anna Faris, co-stars of the comedy "Mom," cohost the "People's Choice Awards 2015." 9 p.m. CBS

Uneasy lies the head that rules a hip-hop music "Empire" in this new drama from Lee Daniels. With Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. 9 p.m. Fox

Buzz bomb! The dreaded V1 is featured on the return of "Nazi Mega Weapons." 10 p.m. KOCE

"Wahlburgers" is back in business, and begets a spinoff, "Donnie Loves Jenny." 10 and 10 p.m. A&E

Return to the New York City of the 1990s in the new fantasy-comedy "Hindsight." With Laura Ramsey, Sarah Goldberg and Craig Horner. 10 p.m. VH1

THURSDAY

The fascinating 2013 doc "Finding Vivian Maier" profiles a little-known yet preternaturally gifted photographer. 8 p.m. Showtime

Whither Amelia? Host Josh Gates seeks to uncover the fate of the famed 1930s aviatrix in the debut of "Expedition Unknown." 9 p.m. Travel Channel

Two funny! "Archer" and "Portlandia" present their season premieres. 10 p.m. FX; 10 p.m. IFC

What's all this then? An American PR whiz (Brit Marling) gives London police a media makeover in the new comedy "Babylon." 10 p.m. Sundance TV

FRIDAY

Rachel (Lea Michele) returns to McKinley High as "Glee" begins its sixth and final season. 8 p.m. Fox

Renée Fleming, Dianne Reeves and others share the stage with aspiring singers on a master-class edition of "Great Performances." 9 p.m. KOCE

A journalist (Steve Coogan) tries to help a woman (Judi Dench) locate her long-lost son in the 2013 weepie "Philomena." 9 p.m. Showtime

Divorcees (Pierce Brosnan, Emma Thompson) try to locate their stolen retirement savings in the 2013 comedy "The Love Punch." 9 p.m. Starz

Tom Selleck's cop drama "Blue Bloods" hits the 100-episode mark. Gotta be the 'stache. 10 p.m. CBS

SATURDAY

Hell hath no furies like Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton in the 2014 comedy "The Other Woman." 8 p.m. HBO

College coeds seek "Sugar Daddies" to help with tuition, etc., in this new TV movie. With Taylor Gildersleeve and Peter Strauss. 8 p.m. Lifetime

Amy Acker embarks on "A Novel Romance" in this new TV movie. 9 p.m. Hallmark Channel

Everything you always wanted to know about you-know-what will be asked and answered in "All About Sex." 11 p.m. TLC

 

Copyright © 2016, Los Angeles Times
72°