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Genre TV Grid: Jan. 10-16 – Colony, Second Chance, Shadowhunters, Just Add Magic debut

Genre TV Grid: Jan. 10-16 – Colony, Second Chance, Shadowhunters, Just Add Magic debut

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of Jan. 10-16, the 33rd week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
New Series  Colony, Just Add Magic, Second Chance, Shadowhunters
New Season Saving Hope
Preempted  Supergirl, Limitless
Season Finale American Horror Story

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
Galavant S02E03 – Aw, Hell, The King ABC Sun 8/7 Desperate to raise an army and storm Hortensia, Galavant and King Richard return to his former castle to find the village thriving, now that they've found democracy.
Galavant S02E04 – Bewitched, Bothered, and Belittled  ABC Sun 8:30/7:30 While continuing their quest to gather an army, King Richard discovers that he has a connection to Roberta, the beautiful warrior who volunteered to help.
No Genre Programming Scheduled
The Muppets S01E06 – The Ex-Factor (repeat) ABC Tue 8:30/7:30 Repeat.
iZombie S02E10 – Method Head CW Tue 9/8  Liv gets in touch with her inner actor when she finds herself pretending to be a TV zombie investigating the murder of a genre star in a zombie TV show to track down the killer.
Shadowhunters S01E01 – The Mortal Cup (Pilot) FREE Tue 9/8  Clary Fray, who finds out on her birthday that she is not who she thinks she is but rather comes from a long line of Shadowhunters – human-angel hybrids who hunt down demons.
Teen Wolf S05E12 – Damnatio Memoriae MTV Tue 9/8 Even without the support of his pack, Scott considers what the Dread Doctors' success means for Beacon Hills.
The Expanse S01E06 – Retrofit SYFY Tue 10/9 Miller discovers revealing information on a hidden data cube. Holden and crew arrive at Tycho Station, surprised by their host's hidden agenda.
The Shannara Chronicles S01E03 – Fury  MTV Tue 10/9 Wil and Amberle are kidnapped by Eretria and Cephalo while returning to the palace. But the Rovers are the least of their worries –Wil must learn how to use the Elfstones before a bloodthirsty Fury kills them all.
Saving Hope S02E01 – I Watch Death  ION Tue 11/10 Alex and Charlie are caught in the middle of a shooting on their way into their first shift back at Hope Zion. It’s all hands on deck when the victims of the shooting end up at Hope Zee.
Saving Hope S02E02 – Little Piggers ION Tue 12/11 Joel unlocks a mystery to a young girl’s disease whilst getting some advice from Charlie, who is trying to figure out how to help his comatose patient come back from being a spirit.
The Flash S02E08 – Legends of Today (repeat) CW 8/7 Repeat
Arrow S04E08 – Legends of Yesterday (repeat) CW Wed 9/8 Repeat.
Second Chance S01E01 – A Suitable Donor (Pilot) FOX Wed 9/8 A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, who dies at the hands of corrupt cops is brought back to life – by a pair of young tech scientists who are founders of a social networking empire – and given a second chance as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
American Horror Story S05E12 – Be Our Guest FX Wed 10/9 Iris and Liz oversee a new era at the Cortez. John and Alex struggle to adapt to life outside the hotel.
Heroes Reborn S01E12 – Company Woman  NBC Thu 8/7 With the end of civilization quickly approaching, Erica sets her startling survival plan in motion with the help of Tommy. Malina races to unite with Tommy and is joined by Luke while Quentin and Phoebe plot against them.
Angel from Hell S01E02 – Face Your Fears  CBS Thu 9:30/8:30 Allison, a successful, driven doctor, runs into Amy, a larger than life, eccentric woman who claims to be her "guardian angel," and whose mission is to help Allison loosen up and see her life from a new perspective.
Colony S01E01 – Pilot USA Thu 10/9  The premiere of the futuristic drama about an alien-occupied L.A.. First up: Will Sullivan attempts a daring rescue while Katie, his wife, tries to help a relative in need. In other events, a job opportunity threatens to divide the family.
Just Add Magic Full First Season AMAZON Fri 3/2
Saving Hope S02E01 – I Watch Death (Repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S02E02 – Little Piggers (Repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
Second Chance S01E01 – A Suitable Donor (Repeat) FOX Sat 9/8 Repeat.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
American Horror Story Wed FX
Angel from Hell Thu CBS
Colony Thu  USA
The Expanse Tue  SYFY
Galavant Sun ABC
Heroes Reborn Thu NBC
Just Add Magic Fri AMZN
Saving Hope Tue ION
Second Chance Wed FOX
Shadowhunters Tue FREE
The Shannara Chronicles Tue MTV
Teen Wolf Tue  MTV
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Apr 1  SYFY
The 100 Jan 21  CW
Arrow Jan 20  CW
Blindspot Feb 29 NBC
The Flash Jan 19  CW
Game of Thrones Apr 24 HBO
Grimm Jan 29 NBC
Gotham Feb 29  FOX
iZombie  Jan 12  CW
Limitless Jan 19  CBS
Lost Girl Feb 1  SYFY
The Magicians Jan 25  SYFY
Marvel's Agent Carter Jan 19 ABC
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Mar 8  ABC
The Muppets Feb 2  ABC
Once Upon a Time Mar 3  ABC
The Originals  Jan 29 CW
Sleepy Hollow Feb 5  FOX
Star Wars: Rebels Jan 31  DXD
Supergirl Jan 18  CBS
Supernatural Jan 27 CW
The Vampire Diaries  Jan 29  CW
The Walking Dead Feb 14  AMC
The X-Files Jan. 24 FOX
Hiatus Series Day Network
The Last Man on Earth Sun  FOX
Renewed Series Returns Network
Archer Spring 2016 FXX
Beauty and the Beast Summer 2016 CW
Between Spring 2016  NETFLIX
Bitten Spring 2016 SYFY
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
Deadbeat Spring 2016 HULU
Doctor Who Fall 2016 BBCA
Fear the Walking Dead Spring 2016 AMC
From Dusk Till Dawn Summer 2016 ELREY
Good Witch 2016  HALL
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
Killjoys Summer 2016 SYFY
The Last Ship Summer 2016 TNT
The Leftovers Fall 2016 HBO
The Librarians Fall 2016 TNT
Man in the High Castle 2016  AMAZON
Marvel's Daredevil Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Orphan Black Spring 2016 BBCA
Outlander 2016 Starz
Penny Dreadful Spring 2016 SHO
Person of Interest Spring 2016 CBS
Powers Spring 2016 PSN
Salem Spring 2016 WGN
Saving Hope Spring 2016 ION
Sense8 Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Stitchers Spring 2016 FREE
The Strain Summer 2016 FX
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
Wayward Pines Summer 2016 FOX
 Z Nation Fall 2016  SYFY
Zoo Summer 2016 CBS
Upcoming New Series Date Network
11-22-63 Feb 15  HULU
American Gothic Summer 2016 CBS
Animals Feb 5 HBO
Beowulf Jan 23  ESQ
Beyond 2016 FREE
Braindead Summer 2016 CBS
Cleverman Feb 1   SUND
Containment Spring 2016 CW
Damien Mar 7   A&E
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Jan 21 CW
Emerald City Spring 2016 NBC
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016 A&E
Houdini & Doyle Spring 2016 FOX
Hunters Apr 2016 SYFY
The Living and the Dead 2016 BBCA
Lucifer Jan. 25  FOX
The Magicians Jan 25 SYFY
Marvel's The Defenders 2016 NETFLIX
Marvel's Iron Fist 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Luke Cage 2016 NETFLIX
Outcast Spring 2016 Cinemax
Preacher May 2016 AMC
Westworld Spring 2016 HBO
Wynonna Earp Spring 2016 SYFY
You, Me and the Apocalypse Jan 28  NBC

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: January 17, 2016 at 17:13 pm

David Speakman

David Speakman has spent more than two decades as a writer/editor, photographer, graphic designer and manager of creative teams in broadcast, print and the Internet. His education is in journalism, graphic design, organizational communication and law.
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