The men of "The Black Donnellys." This midseason replacement, created by Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis ("Crash"), is about four Irish brothers, all connected to organized crime in New York. All four are sexy bad boys, but Jonathan Tucker (who plays Tommy) is the brother the ladies will fall in love with instantly.
"The Black Donnellys" premieres Monday, March 12 at 10 p.m. on NBC
"Flavor of Love" diva New York is turning the tables to find herself a man in a new VH1 reality dating show "I Love New York." The 20 guys she has to choose fromwith nicknames ranging from T-Money to T-Boneare outrageous, sure, but it's her mother who really brings the drama.
"I Love New York" premieres Monday, January 8 ay 9 p.m. on VH1
Most new stars
With a whole host of new actorsincluding Regina King, James Cromwell, Peter MacNicol, Powers Boothe, Rick Schroder, Kal Penn and Jamison Jonesthe cast of "24" just keeps getting bigger and better.
"24" returns Monday, January 15 at 9 p.m. on Fox
Best new babe
She may not be newand really, neither is her showbut this looks like the year for Golden Globenominated "Studio 60" star Sarah Paulson. Things are definitely looking up for her character Harriet also, with a big movie in the works and that love affair with boss Matt (Matthew Perry) blooming again. We wish the same good fortune for her lovely portrayer.
"Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip" airs Mondays at 10 p.m. on NBC
Most amazing guest stars
The entire premise of HBO's "Extras" relies on having a great guest star each episode. This season, the likes of David Bowie, Orlando Bloom, Daniel Radcliffe (yes, Harry Potter), rocker Chris Martin of Coldplay and Sir Ian McKellen will be making appearances, showing off their comedy chops opposite "The Office" genius creator and show star Ricky Gervais.
"Extras" returns Sunday, January 14 at 10 p.m. on HBO