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Genre TV Grid: Jan. 3-9 – Shannara debuts with a double episode

Genre TV Grid: Jan. 3-9 – Shannara debuts with a double episode

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of Jan. 3-9, the 32nd week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
New Series Angel from Hell, The Shannara Chronicles
Season Premiere Galavant

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
Galavant S02E01 – A New Season aka Suck it Cancellation Bear ABC Sun 8/7  Bad advice results in Galavant and the crew being shipwrecked, and they end up traveling by foot in order to get back to Richard's kingdom.
Galavant S02E02 – World's Best Kiss ABC Sun 8:30/7:30  Galavant and Richard see a fortune teller who is able to connect Galavant to Isabella using a crystal ball.
Limitless S01E04 – Page 44 (repeat) CBS Sun 9:30/8:30 Repeat.
Limitless S01E05 – Personality Crisis (repeat) CBS Sun 10:30/9:30 Repeat.
Supergirl S01E09 – Blood Bonds CBS Mon 9/8 With Astra in captivity at the DEO, her husband, Non, captures Hank, leading to a tense standoff between the two sides. Also, Kara continues to refute Cat's allegations that she is Supergirl.
The Flash S02E05 – The Darkness and the Light (repeat)  CW Tue 8/7 Repeat.
The Muppets S01E04 – Pig Out (repeat) ABC Tue 8:30/7:30 Repeat.
iZombie S02E08 – The Hurt Stalker (repeat)  CW Tue 9/8 Repeat.
Teen Wolf S05E11 – The Last Chimera MTV Tue 9/8  Scott and Stiles try to learn what is behind the mysterious infection that is killing the town sheriff in spite of their deep rift.
The Expanse S01E05 – Back to the Butcher SYFY Tue 10/9 Holden and crew make a deal with an unlikely ally on Tycho Station. Along with his conspiracy theories about Julie Mao, Miller's obsession with the missing girl intensifies.
Limitless S01E12 – The Assassination of Eddie Morra CBS Tue 10/9  When an assassin makes an attempt on Senator Edward Morra's life, Brian is ordered to sabotage the FBI's investigation into it in order to prevent exposing the Senator's connection to NZT.
The Shannara Chronicles S01E01 – Chosen, Part 1 MTV Tue 10/9  Thousands of years after the fall of Humankind, the Four Lands is in grave danger. The fate of the world rests on the shoulders of an unlikely trio: an Elvin Princess who dreams of a life outside of the palace walls, a beautiful, wild and wily Human Rover and a half-elf, who knows nothing of the great destiny that runs through his veins.
Saving Hope S01E12 – Ride Hard or Go Home (repeat)  ION Tue 11/10  Repeat
The Shannara Chronicles S01E02 – Chosen, Part 2 MTV Tue 11/10 Having seen an apocalyptic vision of the world's destruction, Amberle leaves the palace in search of answers. But when Wil and Allanon realize that she is the key to saving the Four Lands, they set out to find the princess before the Dagda Mor's Demons hunt her down.
Saving Hope S01E13 – Pink Clouds (repeat)  ION Tue 12/11 Repeat.
Arrow S04E03 – Restoration (repeat) CW Wed 8/9 Repeat.
Supernatural S11E04 – Baby (repeat) CW Wed 9/8 Repeat.
American Horror Story S05E11 – Battle Royale FX Wed 10/9  John brings his family home, but Sally has other plans. Meanwhile, Liz and Iris help Ramona escape her prison and provide her with the blood she restore herself to health.
Heroes Reborn S01E11 – Send in the Clones NBC Thu 8/7  Following Noah's mysterious disappearance, Luke and Malina unite to rescue Tommy and save mankind.
The Vampire Diaries S07E09 – Cold as Ice (repeat) CW Thu 8/7 Repeat.
The Originals S03E09 – Savior (repeat) CW Thu 9/8 Repeat.
Angel from Hell S01E01 – Pilot 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.
No Genre Programming Scheduled
No Genre Programming Scheduled

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
American Horror Story Wed FX
Angel from Hell Thu CBS
The Expanse Tue  SYFY
Galavant Sun ABC
Heroes Reborn Thu NBC
Limitless Tue CBS
The Shannara Chronicles Tue MTV
Supergirl Mon CBS
Teen Wolf Tue  MTV
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Apr 1  SYFY
The 100 Jan 21  CW
Archer Spring 2016 FXX
Arrow Jan 20  CW
Beauty and the Beast Summer 2016 CW
Between Spring 2016  NETFLIX
Bitten Spring 2016 SYFY
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Blindspot Feb 29 NBC
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
Deadbeat Spring 2016 HULU
Doctor Who Fall 2016 BBCA
Fear the Walking Dead Spring 2016 AMC
The Flash Jan 19  CW
From Dusk Till Dawn Summer 2016 ELREY
Game of Thrones Apr 2016 HBO
Grimm Jan 29 NBC
Good Witch 2016  HALL
Gotham Feb 29  FOX
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
iZombie  Jan 12  CW
Killjoys Summer 2016 SYFY
The Last Man on Earth Spring 2016  FOX
The Last Ship Summer 2016 TNT
The Leftovers Fall 2016 HBO
The Librarians Sun   TNT
Lost Girl Feb 1  SYFY
The Magicians Jan 25  SYFY
Man in the High Castle 2016  AMAZON
Marvel's Agent Carter Jan 19 ABC
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Mar 8  ABC
Marvel's Daredevil Spring 2016 NETFLIX
The Muppets Feb 2  ABC
Once Upon a Time Mar 3  ABC
The Originals  Jan 29 CW
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
Sleepy Hollow Feb 5  FOX
Star Wars: Rebels Jan 31  DXD
Stitchers Spring 2016 FREE
The Strain Summer 2016 FX
Supernatural Jan 27 CW
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
The Vampire Diaries  Jan 29  CW
The Walking Dead Feb 14  AMC
Wayward Pines Summer 2016 FOX
The X-Files Jan. 24 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
Colony Jan 14 USA
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
Just Add Magic Jan 15  AMZN
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
Second Chance (Looking Glass) Jan 13  FOX
Shadowhunters Jan. 12 FREE
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 6, 2016 at 21:45 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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