Sunday Night TV: Once Upon a Time, The Good Wife, Homeland & More

by Jason the TVaholic on October 14, 2012

in Tonight on the Tube

News & Notes

Get Once Upon a Time Season 1 on Blu-ray/DVD at AmazonOn cable table, AMC has the third season premiere of The Walking Dead, Cooking Channel has the sixth season premiere of Unique Sweets, Discovery Channel has a Secrets of Secret Societies special, and Disney Channel has the third season premiere of Shake It Up.

In late night, AMC has the second season premieres of Talking Dead and Comic Book Men.

Prime Picks

Once Upon a Time (ABC): New. Emma and Mary Margaret attempt to find their way back to Storybrooke. Henry is trying to get Jefferson to talk to his daughter.

The Good Wife (CBS): New. Will and Alicia take the case of an Internet startup against a search engine being accused of manipulating results. Eli is trying to ward off a scandal.

Homeland (Showtime): New. Carrie thinks that she may get reinstated at the CIA after events in Beirut. Jessica moves into the polictical spotlight. Plays again later. Last week’s episode replays earlier this evening.

Solid Selections

MythBusters (Discovery Channel): Season Premiere. The guys test whether a trench corner can slow down a shockwave to save a soldier. Plays again later.

Revenge (ABC): New. The Graysons are back in the spotlight. Emily continues to be haunted by her past. Runs 61 minutes.

The Mentalist (CBS): New. The team is tracking a bank robber that killed a bank employee during the theft. Lisbon is drawn into the CBI/FBI rivalry.

Other Options

  • 666 Park Avenue (ABC): New. Jane thinks she is seeing things. Gavin is working on Henry to pursue a new career. A young journalist at the Drake realizes that anything she writes becomes true. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes.
  • Boss (Starz): Repeat. This past Friday’s episode, “Clinch,” replays. Also replays earlier this afternoon and again later.
  • Copper (BBC America): New. Corcoran attempts to keep himself together after recent events and a discovery of shocking proportions.
  • Dexter (Showtime): New. Dexter has a new target and attempts to get Debra onboard. LaGuerta wants Batista’s help in reopening the Bay Harbor Butcher Case. Plays again later. Last week’s episode replays earlier this evening.
  • Strike Back (MoreMAX): Repeat. This past Friday’s second season finale episode replays. Also replays earlier this afternoon on Cinemax.
  • The Walking Dead (AMC): Season Premiere. Rick may have found a safe haven for the group. Laurie’s pregnancy is progressing. Plays twice and again later. Previous season episode play all day leading up to tonight’s third season premiere.

Sports Notes

  • CBS has NFL action today.
  • ESPN2 has Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.
  • FOX has NFL action today followed by Game 2 of the MLB Playoffs – AL Championship Series.
  • NBC has Sunday Night Football with the Green Bay Packers at the Houston Texans.
  • TBS has Game 1 of the MLB Playoffs – NL Championship Series today.

Sunday TV Marathons

AMC has episodes of The Walking Dead all day.
TNT has 10 episodes of Law & Order early.
TV Land has 15 episodes of Roseanne early.
TV One has 12 episodes of Martin tonight.
USA Network has six episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit tonight.

What will you watch on Sunday TV?

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1 Balaji K October 14, 2012 at 7:01 am

Dexter
Homeland
The Good Wife
The Mentalist
Once Upon a Time
Revenge

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