Los Angeles Times

'Criminal Minds' (CBS)

Premieres: Wednesday, Sept. 22 Expect to see: Picking up where last season's cliffhanger left off, Tim Curry returns as Billy Flynn and the BAU team will close in on the serial killer who is on a Los Angeles murder spree and took Detective Spicer's (guest star Eric Close) daughter hostage. Plus, JJ (A.J. Cook) will exit the show after two episodes wrapping up her character. Then, come midseason, Penelope (Kirsten Vangsness) will be splitting her time between "Criminal Minds" and the spin-off starring Forest Whitaker, "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior." Related: More 'Criminal Minds' news Zap2it's Fall TV Preview --Brill Bundy, Zap2it CBS