What’s on TV This Week: The Season Premieres of ‘Key and Peele,’ ‘SNL,’ ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ and More

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This week is full of premieres. The Big Bang Theory kicks it off tonight on CBS with its season 8 premiere. ABC keeps it going Wednesday with all new episodes of The Middle, The Goldbergs, and Modern Family as well as the new series Black-ish starring Anthony Anderson. Wednesday night also has the season premieres of South Park and Key and Peele on Comedy Central. NBC continues the stride on Saturday with a new SNL hosted by Chris Pratt, and Fox brings it to a close with new seasons of The Simpsons, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Family Guy on Sunday. And while this week welcomes back shows it also says goodbye to Married at First Site and Pen and Teller: Fool Us.

In late night, Letterman’s guests are Jim Gaffigan and Jerry Seinfeld, Fallon has Andy Samberg and Chris Pratt, Ferguson has Bill Hader, Judd Apatow, and Ben Schwartz, and Meyers has Roy Wood Jr. performing. On Sunday, John Oliver wraps it up with a new episode of Last Week Tonight.

Check out this week’s full comedy listings below:

Monday, September 22nd

ABC

11:35 PM Jimmy Kimmel Live (Courteney Cox, John Cho) [New]

CBS

8:00 PM The Big Bang Theory [Season 8 Premiere]

8:30 PM The Big Bang Theory [New]

11:35 PM Late Show with David Letterman (Mark Harmon) [New]


12:37 AM The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Bill Hader, Scott Bakula) [New]

NBC

11:34 PM The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Sofia Vergara, Megan Boone) [New]

12:36 AM Late Night with Seth Meyers (Martha Stewart, Ana Gasteyer) [New]

Comedy Central

11:00 PM The Daily Show with Jon Stewart [New]


11:31 PM Colbert Report [New]


12:01 AM @midnight [New]

Tuesday, September 23rd

ABC

11:35 PM Jimmy Kimmel Live (Viola Davis, Anthony Bourdain) [New]

CBS

11:35 PM The Late Show with David Letterman (Denzel Washington) [New]


12:37 AM The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Lauren Graham, Ed Weeks) [New]

NBC

11:34 PM The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Kerry Washington, Carson Daly) [New]

12:36 AM Late Night with Seth Meyers (Jennifer Hudson, Patrick Wilson) [New]

Fox

9:00 PM New Girl [New]


9:30 PM The Mindy Project [New]

Comedy Central

10:00 PM Tosh.O [New]


10:30 PM Brickleberry [New]


11:00 PM The Daily Show with Jon Stewart [New]

11:30 PM Colbert Report [New]


12:00 AM @midnight [New]

FYI

9:00 PM Married at First Sight [Season 1 Finale]

Wednesday, September 24th

ABC

8:00 PM The Middle [Season 6 Premiere]

8:30 PM The Goldbergs [Season 2 Premiere]

9:00 PM Modern Family [Season 6 Premiere]

9:30 PM Black-ish [Series Premiere]

11:35 PM Jimmy Kimmel Live (Patrick Dempsey, Lara Spencer) [New]

CBS

11:35 PM The Late Show with David Letterman (Kelly Ripa, Jim Gaffigan) [New]

12:37 AM The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Judd Apatow) [New]

NBC

11:34 PM The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Andy Samberg, Kevin Durant) [New]

12:36 AM Late Night with Seth Meyers (James Harden) [New]

CW

8:00 PM Penn and Teller: Fool Us [Season 1 Finale]

Comedy Central

10:00 PM South Park [Season 18 Premiere]

10:30 PM Key and Peele [Season 4 Premiere]

11:00 PM The Daily Show with Jon Stewart [New]


11:30 PM Colbert Report [New]


12:01 AM @midnight [New]


FXX

10:00 PM The League [New]

10:31 PM Ali G: Rezurection [New]

E!

10:00 PM The Soup [New]

Thursday, September 25th

ABC

11:35 PM Jimmy Kimmel Live (Denzel Washington, Darby Stanchfield) [New]

CBS

11:35 PM The Late Show with David Letterman (Jerry Seinfeld) [New]

12:52 AM The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Carrie Ann Inaba, Ben Schwartz) [New]

NBC

11:34 PM The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Chris Pratt, Rosamund Pike) [New]

12:36 Late Night with Seth Meyers (Andy Samberg, Emily VanCamp, Roy Wood Jr.) [New]

Comedy Central

11:00 PM The Daily Show with Jon Stewart [New]


11:30 PM Colbert Report [New]


12:00 AM @midnight [New]


12:31 AM Adam Devine’s House Party [New]

IFC

10:00 PM Garfunkel and Oats [New]

Cartoon Network

11:00 PM Black Jesus [New]

MTV

10:00 PM Ridiculousness [New]

Friday, September 26th

CBS

11:35 PM The Late Show with David Letterman (Ted Danson) [New]


12:37 AM The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Ben Kingsley) [New]

NBC

11:34 PM The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane) [New]

Saturday, September 27th

NBC

10:00 PM Saturday Night Live

11:29 PM Saturday Night Live (Chris Pratt) [Season 40 Premiere]

Comedy Central

7:00 PM Happy Gilmore

9:13 PM Superbad

TBS

8:00 PM-11:00 PM The Big Bang Theory

11:00 PM Hitch

USA

10:00 PM -12:00 AM Modern Family

MTV

10:00 PM Napoleon Dynamite

HBOC

8:00 PM The Ringer

HBOSG

11:00 PM Ted

Sunday, September 28th

FOX

8:00 PM The Simpsons [Season 26 Premiere]

8:30 PM Brooklyn Nine-Nine [Season 2 Premiere]

9:00 PM Family Guy [Season 13 Premiere]

 HBO

11:00 PM Last Week Tonight with John Oliver [New]