Tonight, ABC has the 3rd season premiere of Scandal, CBS has the series premiere of The Millers, The CW has the fifth season premiere of The Vampire Diaries and the series premiere of The Originals, NBC has the series premieres of Welcome to the Family and Sean Saves the World, and PBS has the 12th season premiere of The This Old House Hour.
Over on cable, Cartoon Network has the second season premiere of Ben 10: Omniverse, Cooking Channel has the fourth fall season premiere of Eat St., and Discovery Channel has a Man, Cheetah, Wild special.
In late night, AMC has the second season finale of The Pitch.
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Next Thursday, ABC has the series premiere of Once Upon a Time in Wonderland.
The Vampire Diaries (The CW): Season Premiere. Elena has spent the summer with Damon and now it’s time to move into her Whitmore College dorm with Caroline.
The Crazy Ones (CBS): New. Simon gets Sydney to on an ad campaign for a coffee shop, but things don’t go well. Zach gets jealous of Andrew after Simon asks him to do something. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 30 minutes.
The Michael J. Fox Show (NBC): New. Annie and Mike like that Eve is showing an interest in photography. Leigh and Harris have some advice for Ian and Reese. Starts a minute after the half hour following Sean Saves the World and runs 30 minutes.
Elementary (CBS): New. A mathematician that was working on deciphering a very guarded equation is found murdered. A former patient’s son comes to Watson in hopes of getting a loan. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes.
Parks & Recreation (NBC): New. Ben, Leslie and Chris go to a meeting with an Eagleton city councilor, played by Kristen Bell (Veronica Mars), to go over some financial items. Ann takes April to her vet school orientation. Ron attempts to get off the grid. Runs 31 minutes.
The Millers (CBS): Series Premiere. A brother and sister deal with their parent’s pending divorce when each parent moves in with one of their children. Starts a minute after the half hour following The Big Bang Theory and runs 30 minutes. While this first episode is not great, it also isn’t as bad as you may have heard. Mainly, I think there is some potential here, as the cast is great and it is brought to you by Greg Garcia. He having created My Name Is Earl and Raising Hope. So, I believe given a little time there could be something here.
Grey’s Anatomy (ABC): New. Derek and Meredith try to adjust to having their newborn home with them. Arizona attempts to repair things with Callie. Jackson and Owen don’t see eye-to-eye on some financial issues.
Parenthood (NBC): New. Julia finds she may have a lot in common with another parent volunteering at school. Hank unexpectedly shows up and has some advice for Sarah. Zeek has no interest in thinking about the future. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes.
Castle (TNT): Six episodes tonight.
House (Oxygen): Six episodes that play twice.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Has 10 episodes.
Living Single (TV One): Has 12 episodes early.
NCIS: Los Angeles (USA Network): Seven episodes early.
Touched by an Angel (UPtv): Five episodes tonight.
Without a Trace (ION): Seven episodes.