Wednesday TV: Mr. Mercedes S.1 Finale, SEAL Team, The Shannara Chronicles S.2 Premiere & More

by Jason the TVaholic on October 11, 2017

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News & Notes

Get The Shannara Chronicles Season 1 on DVD at AmazonTonight, The CW has the second season premiere of Riverdale and the series premiere of Dynasty.

Over on cable, Audience has the first season finale of Mr. Mercedes, Cooking Channel has the series premiere of Man’s Greatest Food, Food Network has the 11th season finale of Worst Cooks in America, Spike has the second season premiere of The Shannara Chronicles, and USA Network has the third season premiere of Mr. Robot.

On streaming, as of this morning, Hulu has the second season premiere of Chance.

Next Wednesday, Hulu has the second season premiere of Freakish and SundanceTV has the first season finale of Rosehaven in late night.

Prime Picks

Mr. Mercedes (Audience): Season Finale. “Jibber-Jibber Chicken Dinner.” Plays again later two times.

SEAL Team (CBS): New. The team is called upon to rescue a group of researchers being held captive on a ship.

The Shannara Chronicles (Spike): Season Premiere. Wil deals with someone mysterious. Eretria has someone from her past return. Something that could once again endanger the Four Lands is discovered. Runs 63 minutes.

Solid Selections

Riverdale (The CW): Season Premiere. Archie is having a hard time after the shooting. Veronica’s father comes to town. Betty and Jughead aren’t sure why the shooting really took place.

Modern Family (ABC): New. Phil didn’t complete is daily ritual and thinks that bad luck will follow him all day. Runs 31 minutes.

Mr. Robot (USA Network): Season Premiere. Elliot needs Angela’s help with his mission. Darlene is freaking out. Runs 67 minutes. Plays again later.

Other Options

  • The Blacklist (NBC): New. The team takes a look at a police shooting. Red gets Tom to help him with part of his plan to bolster his criminal empire.
  • Criminal Minds (CBS): New. The team goes after an unsub that is killing businessmen in Detroit.
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “The Pickle Gambit,” replays. Runs 35 minutes.
  • Designated Survivor (ABC): New. The president deals with a viral outbreak that could spread fast and endanger many lives.
  • The Deuce (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “What Kind of Bad?,” replays.
  • The Goldbergs (ABC): New. Adam and Barry get in a fight after the coach and his brother get in a fight. Runs 30 minutes.
  • Mike Judge Presents: Tales From the Tour Bus (Cinemax): Repeat. This past Friday night’s episode, “George Jones and Tammy Wynette Part 1,” replays. Runs 30 minutes.
  • Queen Sugar (OWN): New. Nova and Robert deal with change. Violet doesn’t like Hollywood’s new friend. Plays again later. The previous three episodes replay right before.
  • Room 104 (HBO2): Repeat. This past Friday night’s episode, “The Fight,” replays. Runs 25 minutes.
  • Speechless (ABC): New. Ray creates a fake charity in an attempt to impress a girl. Maya tries to help Jimmy be in charge. Runs 30 minutes.

Sports Notes

  • FS1 has MLB action tonight with the American League Division Series with the New York Yankees at the Cleveland Indians.
  • tbs has MLB action tonight with the National League Division Series with the Washington Nationals at the Chicago Cubs.

Wednesday TV Marathons

Law & Order (ION): Has 14 episodes.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (WEtv): Has 10 episodes.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Eight episodes.
NCIS (Oxygen): Has 11 episodes.

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