Tonight, ABC has the seventh season premiere of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the sixth season premiere of Desperate Housewives and the fourth season premiere of Brothers & Sisters, CBS has the 42nd season premiere of 60 Minutes, the 15th season premiere of The Amazing Race and the seventh season premiere of Cold Case, and FOX has the 21st season premiere of The Simpsons, the series premiere of The Cleveland Show, the eighth season premiere of Family Guy and the fifth season premiere of American Dad.
Over on cable, History has the first season finale of Pawn Stars, MTV has the fourth season finale of Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew, Showtime has the fourth season premiere of Dexter and the third season premiere of Californication, and WE has the second season premiere of My Fair Wedding.
Premiering next Sunday, CBS has Three Rivers and Food Network has The Next Iron Chef.
The Simpsons (FOX): Season Premiere. Homer gets cast as the lead in a superhero movie. Runs 30 minutes.
Dexter (Showtime): Season Premiere. Dexter finds himself sleep deprived due to his baby son and being a father to three. He begins making some mistakes. Debra is surprised the return of Lundy on the trail of another serial killer. Plays again later. I really liked this episode and the new setting Dexter finds himself having to deal with, plus the edition of another serial killer in the area. Michael C. Hall continues to be amazing in this role and they give you some interesting surprises and developments to set the new season.
Mad Men (AMC): New. Betty gets into politics. Don is contemplating his future. Peggy gets a really nice gift. Runs 62 minutes. Plays twice and again later.
Food Network Challenge (Food Network): New. After a four-day cruise in the Bahamas, four pastry chefs must build cakes that represent fun and relaxation. Plays again later.
Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime): New. Jane is representing a woman that believes she was switched at birth. Parker is dealing with being in a courtroom after a long absence. Plays again later two times.
Brothers & Sisters (ABC): New. Kitty has a shocking secret. Holly and Nora are trying to plan an engagement party. Sarah is looking for new business prospects. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes.
AMC has the first six episodes of this season of Mad Men.
History has 14 episodes of Pawn Stars.
MTV has eight episodes of Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew.
Oxygen has 12 episodes of America’s Next Top Model.
Spike has 11 hours of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation episodes.
TLC has nine episodes of 48 Hours: Hard Evidence.
truTV has six episodes of Black Gold.