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Genre TV Grid: Jan. 17-23 – Legends of Tomorrow, Beowulf debut; Agent Carter returns

Genre TV Grid: Jan. 17-23 – Legends of Tomorrow, Beowulf debut; Agent Carter returns

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of Jan. 3-9, the 34th week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
New Series  DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Beowulf
New Season Agent Carter
Special Marvel's Captain America 75th Anniversary (Tues) , DC's Legends of Tomorrow (Tues), Dawn of the Justice League (Tues)
Series Finale Heroes Reborn
Preempted  iZombie

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY JAN 17
Galavant S02E05 – Giants vs. Dwarves  ABC Sun 8/7 Galavant is fed up with Richard after he trades the Jewel of Valencia for a dragon and travels to find the giants on his own.
Galavant S02E06 – About Last Knight ABC Sun 8:30/7:30 Just as their travels hit a new low, Galavant, along with Richard and Roberta, stumbles upon his father, Sir Arnold Galavant.
MONDAY JAN 18  
Supergirl S01E10 – Childish Things CBS Mon 8/7  Kara does her best to support Winn when his father, the supervillain Toyman, breaks out of prison and seeks out his son for unknown reasons.
TUESDAY JAN 19  
The Flash S02E10 – Potential Energy CW Tue 8/7  Now that they've grown closer, Barry considers telling Patty that he is The Flash. Meanwhile, Joe and Iris try to get to know Wally, and the team hunts down a meta-human who can slow time itself.
Marvel's Captain America Special – 75 Heroic Years  ABC Tue 8/7  From his first appearance in 1941 through the 75 years that would follow, Captain America has been one of, if not the most, influential comic book characters ever to be created.
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Special – Their Time is Now CW Tue 9/8 An in-depth look at the origin stories of the heroes and villains of the highly-anticipated new series.
Marvel's Agent Carter S02E01 – The Lady in the Lake ABC Tue 9/8  Peggy moves to the City of Angels to help Chief Daniel Sousa at the West Coast Strategic Scientific Reserve (SSR) investigate a bizarre homicide involving an alleged killer and Isodyne Energy, and reunites with some familiar faces.
Shadowhunters S01E02 – The Descent Into Hell Is Easy FREE Tue 9/8 With the knowledge that Valentine is alive and on the hunt for The Mortal Cup, the Institute is on high alert. Not wasting any time, Jace jumps into action and figures Clary's memories are the key to finding Jocelyn and The Mortal Cup.
Teen Wolf S05E13 – Codominace MTV Tue 9/8 Kira and her mother make a journey to help Kira deal with her dark side; Lydia is surprised at Eichen House.
DC Films Pesents Special – Dawn of the Justice League CW Tue 9:30/8:30 Behind the scenes of the exciting new movies coming out of the DC Films universe, culminating in the thrilling world premiere of the all-new trailer for "Suicide Squad." Hosted by filmmaker/writer/lifelong comics fan Kevin Smith.
The Expanse S01E07 – Windmills  SYFY Tue 10/9 Holden and crew realize they're not alone on the Rocinante and find themselves up against a Martian military blockade. Believing all is lost, Miller finds a new reason to forge ahead. Avasarala visits Holden's family in Montana.
Limitless S01E13 – Stop Me Before I Hug Again CBS Tue 10/9  Brian embarks on his first FBI field assignment when he travels to Quantico to lend his skills to the bureau unit that catches serial killers.
Marvel's Agent Carter S02E02 – A View in the Dark  ABC Tue 10/9 Peggy discovers her murder investigation has huge ramifications that can destroy her career, as well as everyone near and dear to her.
The Shannara Chronicles S01E04 – Changeling  MTV Tue 10/9 While Amberle embarks on a deadly task to prove her worth to the Ellcrys, the Dagda Mor sends the Changeling, an ancient, shape-shifting Demon, to kill her and anyone in its way.
Saving Hope S02E03 – Why Waste Time  ION Tue 11/10 While struggling under the pressure of deciding on her specialty, Alex is inspired by an immigrant doctor who needs her help to save his wife.
Saving Hope S02E04 – Defense  ION Tue 12/11 The doctors are forced to deal with people from their past as Alex, Charlie, and Joel take on the daunting task of operating on a malpractice lawyer.
WEDNESDAY JAN 20
Arrow  S04E10 – Blood Debts  CW 8/7 Oliver must deal with the devastating consequences of Darhk's last attack.
Supernatural S11E10 – The Devil in the Details (repeat) CW Wed 9/8 Repeat.
Second Chance S01E02 – One More Notch  FOX Wed 9/8 Due to the power surge that Mary and Otto caused in bringing Pritchard back to life, two notorious murderers escape from prison.
Star Wars: Rebels S02E11 – A Princess on Lothal DXD Wed 9:30/8:30  Princess Leia is sent to planet Lothal on a mission to provide ships for the rebel fleet.
THURSDAY JAN 21
DC's Legends of Tomorrow S01E01 – Pilot, Part 1 CW 8/7  In the year 2166, the immortal villain Vandal Savage (Casper Crump) is on the verge of his final victory – total chaos and the utter destruction of humanity. As the world crumbles, the Time Master Rip Hunter takes matters into his own hands; he travels 150 years into the past to assemble a carefully selected team of heroes and rogues to stop him.
Heroes Reborn S01E13 – Project Reborn  NBC Thu 8/7  Series Finale. As the clock counts down to the end of the world, Tommy finds himself up against his biggest challenge yet as Erica takes drastic measures to see her plan succeed.
The 100 S03E01 – Wanheda, Part 1 CW Thu 9/8  Three months have passed since the tragedy at Mount Weather and our heroes learn that a bounty has been put on Clarke's head.
Angel from Hell S01E03 – Go With Your Gut  CBS Thu 9:30/8:30 Allison takes Amy to a nightclub to help her stop over-thinking everything and let loose, while Marv, suspicious of his daughter's odd new friend, does a background check on Amy.
Colony S01E02 – Brave New World USA Thu 10/9 Will faces unforeseen challenges on his first day at his new job; Katie receives her first assignment; Maddie reconnects with an old acquaintance; and Carlos pays the price for Will's collaboration.
FRIDAY JAN 22
Saving Hope S02E03 – Why Waste Time (repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S02E04 – Defense (repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
SATURDAY JAN 23
Beowulf S01E01 – The Return ESQ Fro 10/9  Having left the rugged frontier town twenty years earlier, warrior come mercenary Beowulf, returns to pay his respects to ailing ward and Thane of Herot, Hrothgar.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
The 100 Thu CW
Angel from Hell Thu CBS
Arrow Wed CW
Beowulf Sat ESQ
Colony Thu  USA
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Thu CW
The Expanse Tue  SYFY
The Flash Tue CW
Galavant Sun ABC
Just Add Magic Fri AMZN
Limitless Tue CBS
Marvel's Agent Carter Tue ABC
Saving Hope Tue ION
Second Chance Wed FOX
Shadowhunters Tue FREE
The Shannara Chronicles Tue MTV
Star Wars: Rebels Wed DXD
Supergirl Mon CBS
Teen Wolf Tue  MTV
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Apr 12 SYFY
Bitten Feb 15  SYFY
Blindspot Feb 29 NBC
Fear the Walking Dead Apr 10  AMC
Game of Thrones Apr 24 HBO
Grimm Jan 29 NBC
Gotham Feb 29  FOX
iZombie  Jan 26 CW
Lost Girl Feb 1  SYFY
The Magicians Jan 25  SYFY
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Mar 8  ABC
Marvel's Daredevil Mar 18  NETFLIX
The Muppets Feb 2  ABC
Once Upon a Time Mar 3  ABC
The Originals  Jan 29 CW
Penny Dreadful May 1  SHO
Sleepy Hollow Feb 5  FOX
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
American Horror Story Fall 2016  FX
Archer Spring 2016 FXX
Ash vs Evil Dead Fall 2016 STARZ
Beauty and the Beast Summer 2016 CW
Between Spring 2016  NETFLIX
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
Deadbeat Spring 2016 HULU
Doctor Who Fall 2016 BBCA
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 Jessica Jones 2017 NETFLIX
Orphan Black Spring 2016 BBCA
Outlander 2016 Starz
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
Beyond 2016 FREE
Braindead Summer 2016 CBS
Cleverman 2016  SUND
Containment Spring 2016 CW
Damien Mar 7   A&E
Emerald City Spring 2016 NBC
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016 A&E
Houdini & Doyle Spring 2016 FOX
Hunters Apr 11 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
Time Traveling Bong Apr 20 COM
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 18, 2016 at 13:41 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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