2015 TV Premiere Dates: A Handy Guide to What’s New and Returning in January and Beyond


The New Year will usher in a flurry of new shows along with all of your favorite returning series. From ABC’s comedy musical special Galavant to the final season of Parks and Recreation to the series premiere of Marvel’s Agent Carter, there’s a lot to keep track of. We’ve put together a calendar with dates of significant premieres, finales, and other major events. Although these dates are subject to change, this is how the TV calendar currently looks for January and beyond (series premieres, finales, and original movies in bold):

Thursday, January 1
A to Z, 9:30 p.m., NBC (the first of the final four episodes)
Bad Judge, 9 p.m., NBC
Lucas Bros. Moving Co.
season-two premiere, midnight, FXX
Ridiculousness season-six premiere, 10:30 p.m., MTV
Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory season-seven premiere, 10 p.m., MTV
Stone Quackers (animated) series premiere, midnight, FXX

Friday, January 2
Blue Bloods, 10 p.m., CBS
Hawaii Five-O, 9 p.m., CBS
Mysteries at the Castle
(docu-series) series premiere, 9 p.m., Travel Channel
Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta season-eight premiere, 10 p.m., TLC
Undercover Boss season-six premiere, 8 p.m., CBS

Saturday, January 3
Raising Whitley season-two premiere, 9 p.m., OWN
Sag Harbor (documentary special) series premiere, 10 p.m., OWN

Sunday, January 4
Bob’s Burgers, 9:30 p.m., Fox
Brooklyn Nine-Nine, 8:30 p.m., Fox
Celebrity Apprentice season-seven premiere, 9 p.m., NBC
CSI, 10 p.m., CBS
Downton Abbey fifth season premiere, 9 p.m., PBS
Family Guy, 9 p.m., Fox
Galavant (musical comedy) series premiere, 8 p.m., ABC
The Good Wife, 9 p.m., CBS
Madam Secretary, 8 p.m., CBS
The Mentalist, 9 p.m., CBS
Resurrection, 9 p.m., NBC
Revenge, 10 p.m., ABC
The Simpsons, 8 p.m., Fox
Sister Wives season-six premiere, 9 p.m., TLC

Monday, January 5
2 Broke Girls, 8 p.m., CBS
Antiques Roadshow season-19 premiere, 8 p.m., PBS
The Bachelor season-19 premiere, 8 p.m., ABC
Gotham, 8 p.m., Fox
Mike & Molly, 8:30 p.m., CBS
NCIS: LA, 10 p.m., CBS
Scorpion, 9 p.m., CBS
Sleepy Hollow, 9 p.m., Fox
State of Affairs, 10 p.m., NBC

Tuesday, January 6
About a Boy, 9:30 p.m., NBC
Cougar Town, 10:30 p.m., TBS
Chicago Fire, 10 p.m., NBC
Forever, 10 p.m., ABC
Framework (competition) series premiere, 10 p.m., Spike
The Haves and the Have Nots season-three premiere, 9 p.m., OWN
Marry Me, 9 p.m., NBC
Marvel’s Agent Carter (comic-book adaptation) series premiere, 9 p.m., ABC
MasterChef Junior season-three premiere, 8 p.m., Fox
The Mindy Project, 9:30 p.m., Fox
NCIS, 8 p.m., CBS
NCIS: New Orleans, 9 p.m., CBS
New Girl, 9 p.m., Fox
Person of Interest, 10 p.m., CBS
Pretty Little Liars, 8 p.m., ABC Family
Real Husbands of Hollywood, 10 p.m., BET
Switched at Birth season-four premiere, 9 p.m., ABC Family

Wednesday, January 7
American Horror Story: Freak Show, 10 p.m., FX
American Idol season-14 premiere, 8 p.m., Fox
Black-ish, 9:30 p.m., ABC
Chicago PD, 10 p.m., NBC
Donnie Loves Jenny (reality series) series premiere, 10:30 p.m., A&E
Duck Dynasty, 9:30 p.m., A&E
Empire (musical drama) series premiere, 9 p.m., Fox
The Goldbergs, 8:30 p.m., ABC
Hindsight (comedy) series premiere, 10 p.m., VH1
Law & Order: SVU, 9 p.m., NBC
Love Thy Neighbor, 9 p.m., OWN
The Mentalist, 8 p.m., CBS
The Middle, 8 p.m., ABC
Modern Family, 9 p.m., ABC
My 600-lb Life season-three premiere, 9 p.m., TLC
My Strange Addiction season-six premiere, 10 p.m., TLC
The Mysteries of Laura, 8 p.m., NBC
Wahlburgers season-three premiere, 10 p.m., A&E

Thursday, January 8
Archer season-six premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Babylon (police dramedy) series premiere, 10 p.m., Sundance
Big Bang Theory, 8 p.m., CBS
Elementary, 10 p.m., CBS
Expedition Unknown (docu-series) series premiere, 9 p.m., Travel Channel
Mom, 8:30 p.m., CBS
Two and a Half Men, 9 p.m., CBS
The McCarthys, 9:30 p.m., CBS
Parenthood, 10 p.m., NBC
Portlandia season-five premiere, 10 p.m., IFC

Friday, January 9
Banshee, season-three premiere, 10 p.m., Cinemax
Cold Justice, season-three premiere, 8 p.m., TNT
Comedy Bang! Bang! season-four premiere, 11 p.m., IFC
Cristela, 8:30 p.m., ABC
Girl Meets World, 8:30 p.m., Disney
Glee season-six premiere, 8 p.m., Fox
Hart of Dixie season-four premiere, 8 p.m., CW
Jessie season-four premiere, 8 p.m., Disney
Last Man Standing, 8 p.m., ABC
Masters of Illusion season-two premiere, 9:30 p.m., CW
Real Time with Bill Maher season-13 premiere, 10 p.m., HBO
Shark Tank, 9 p.m., ABC

Saturday, January 10
Ghost Adventures, 9 p.m., Travel Channel

Sunday, January 11
Episodes season-four premiere, 10:30 p.m., Showtime
Girls season-four premiere, 9 p.m., HBO
House of Lies season-four premiere, 10 p.m., Showtime
Looking season-two premiere, 10 p.m., HBO
Shameless season-five premiere, 9 p.m., Showtime
Togetherness (comedy) series premiere, 9:30 p.m., HBO

Monday, January 12
Castle, 10 p.m., ABC
Eye Candy (thriller) series premiere, 10 p.m., MTV
Friends to Lovers (social experiment) series premiere, 10 p.m., Bravo

Tuesday, January 13
Face Off season-eight premiere, 9 p.m., Syfy
Genealogy Roadshow season-two premiere, 8 p.m., PBS
Kate Plus 8 season-eight premiere, 9 p.m., TLC
Kroll Show season-three premiere, 10:30 p.m., Comedy Central
My Big Fat Fabulous Life (docu-series) series premiere, 10 p.m., TLC

Parks and Recreation season-seven premiere, 8 p.m., NBC
Wrestling with Death (reality series) series premiere, 10 p.m., WGN America

Wednesday, January 14
Baby Daddy season-four premiere, 8:30 p.m., ABC Family
Broad City season-two premiere, 10:30 p.m., Comedy Central
Criminal Minds, 9 p.m., CBS
The Game season-eight premiere, 10 p.m., BET
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia season-10 premiere, 10 p.m., FXX
Man Seeking Woman (comedy) series premiere, 10:30 p.m., FXX
Melissa & Joey season-four premiere, 8 p.m., ABC Family
Nova, 9 p.m., PBS
Rock This Boat (reality series) series premiere, 8 p.m., Pop
Snoop & Son: A Dad’s Dream (docu-series) series premiere, 7 p.m., ESPN
Stalker, 10 p.m., CBS
Web Therapy season-four premiere, 11 p.m., Showtime
Workaholics season-five premiere, 10 p.m., Comedy Central

Friday, January 16
12 Monkeys (thriller/sci-fi) series premiere, 9 p.m., Syfy
The Adventures of Puss in Boots (animated) series premiere, Netflix
Constantine, 8 p.m., NBC
The Fall season-two premiere,  Netflix
Grimm, 9 p.m., NBC
Helix season-two premiere, 10 p.m., Syfy
World’s Funniest Fails (unscripted comedy) series premiere, 8 p.m., Fox

Saturday, January 17
The Musketeers season-two premiere, 9 p.m., BBC America
Saturday Night Live, 11:30 p.m., NBC
Whitney (Whitney Houston biopic), 8 p.m., Lifetime

Sunday, January 18
Austin & Ally season-four premiere, 8 p.m., Disney
Grantchester series premiere, 10 p.m., PBS
K.C. Undercover (sitcom) series premiere, 8:30 p.m., Disney
Star vs. the Forces of Evil (animated) series premiere, 9 p.m., Disney

Monday, January 19
Chasing Life, 9 p.m., ABC Family
The Fosters, 8 p.m., ABC Family
Jane the Virgin, 9 p.m., CW
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (late-night) series premiere, 11:30 p.m., Comedy Central
The Originals, 8 p.m., CW

Tuesday, January 20
The Flash, 8 p.m., CBS
Justified season-six premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Supernatural, 9 p.m., CW

Wednesday, January 21
Arrow, 8 p.m., CW
The 100, 9 p.m., CW

Thursday, January 22
Backstrom (comedy) series premiere, 9 p.m., Fox
Nightwatch (reality series) series premiere, 10 p.m., A&E
Reign, 9 p.m., CW
The Vampire Diaries, 8 p.m., CW

Friday, January 23
King of the Nerds season-three premiere, 9 p.m., TBS
Love, Lust or Run (reality series) series premiere, 9 p.m., TLC

Saturday, January 24
Black Sails season-two premiere, 9 p.m., Starz
With This Ring (original TV movie) premiere, 8 p.m., Lifetime

Sunday, January 25
Sons of Liberty (miniseries) series premiere, 9 p.m., History

Monday, January 26
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations (reality series) series premiere, 9 p.m., Travel Channel
Ellen’s Design Challenge (competition) series premiere, 9 p.m., HGTV
Mud, Sweat and Gears (reality series) series premiere, 10 p.m., BBC America

Tuesday, January 27
Sirens season-two premiere, 10 p.m., USA

Wednesday, January 28
The Americans season-three premiere, 10 p.m., FX
Suits, 10 p.m., USA

Thursday, January 29
Fortitude (crime drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., Pivot
Grey’s Anatomy, 8 p.m., ABC
How to Get Away With Murder, 10 p.m., ABC
Parenthood series finale, 10 p.m., NBC
Scandal, 9 p.m., ABC

Saturday, January 31
Beautiful & Twisted (original TV movie) premiere, 8 p.m., Lifetime

Sunday, February 1
The Super Bowl XLIX, 6:30 p.m., NBC
The Blacklist, 10:15 p.m., NBC

Tuesday, February 3
Being Mary Jane season-two premiere, 10 p.m., BET

Wednesday, February 4
Earth: A New Wild (docu-series) series premiere, 9 p.m., PBS
Fresh Off the Boat (comedy) series premiere, 8:30 p.m., ABC
Nashville, 10 p.m., ABC

Thursday, February 5
Allegiance (spy drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., NBC

Friday, February 6
Ever After High: Spring Unsprung (animated) series premiere, Netflix

Sunday, February 8
Better Call Saul (drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., AMC
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver season-two premiere, 11 p.m., HBO
The Walking Dead, 9 p.m., AMC

Wednesday, February 11
Schitt’s Creek (sitcom) series premiere, 10 p.m., Pop

Thursday, February 12
The Slap (miniseries) series premiere, 8 p.m., NBC

Friday, February 13
Mako Mermaids season-two premiere, Netflix

Tuesday, February 17
Rizzoli & Isles, 9 p.m., TNT

Thursday, February 19
The Odd Couple (comedy) series premiere, 8:30 p.m., CBS
Two and a Half Men series finale, 9 p.m., CBS
Vikings season-three premiere, 10 p.m., History

Monday, February 23
The Voice season-eight premiere, 8 p.m., NBC
The Night Shift, 10 p.m., NBC

Tuesday, February 24
Outlaw Country (reality series) series premiere, 10 p.m., WGN America
Who Do You Think You Are? season-six premiere, 10 p.m., TLC

Wednesday, February 25
Survivor season-30 premiere, 8 p.m., CBS
The Amazing Race season-26 premiere, 9:30 p.m., CBS

Friday, February 27
House of Cards season-three premiere, Netflix

Saturday, February 28
Good Witch (fantasy) series premiere, 8 p.m., Hallmark

Sunday, March 1
Battle Creek (crime drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., CBS
The Last Man on Earth (comedy) series premiere, 9 p.m., Fox
Once Upon a Time
, 8 p.m., ABC
Secrets and Lies (drama) series premiere,  9 p.m., ABC

Monday, March 2
The Following season-three premiere, 8 p.m., Fox

Tuesday, March 3
Hell’s Kitchen season-14 premiere, 8 p.m., Fox
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
, 9 p.m., ABC

Wednesday, March 4
Broadchurch season-two premiere, 10 p.m., BBC America
CSI: Cyber (crime drama/procedural) series premiere, 10 p.m., CBS

Thursday, March 5
American Crime (crime drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., ABC
Dig (mystery) series premiere, 10 p.m., USA

Friday, March 6
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (comedy) series premiere, Netflix

Monday, March 9
The Late Late Show with James Corden (late-night) series premiere, 12:35 a.m., CBS

Sunday, March 15
The Royals (drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., E!

Tuesday, March 17
One Big Happy (comedy) series premiere, 10:00 p.m., NBC
Undateable season-two premiere, 9 p.m., NBC

Friday, March 20
Bloodline (drama) series premiere, Netflix

Glee series finale, 8 p.m., Fox
Mr. Selfridge season-three premiere, 9 p.m., PBS

Wednesday, March 25
Big Time in Hollywood, FL (comedy) series premiere, 10:30 p.m., Comedy Central

Thursday, March 26
Bones, 8 p.m., Fox

Sunday, March 29
Call the Midwife season-four premiere, 8 p.m., PBS

Tuesday, March 31
The Dovekeepers (miniseries) series premiere, 9 p.m., CBS
Weird Loners (comedy) series premiere, 9:30 p.m., Fox
Younger (dramedy) series premiere, 10 p.m., TV Land

Saturday, April 4
Outlander, 9 p.m., Starz

Sunday, April 5
A.D. (miniseries) series premiere, 9 p.m., NBC
(action drama) series premiere, 10 p.m., NBC

Wolf Hall (miniseries) series premiere, 10 p.m., PBS

Friday, April 10
Marvel’s Daredevil (superhero drama) series premiere, Netflix

Saturday, April 18
Orphan Black season-three premiere, 9 p.m., BBC America

Wednesday, April 29
First Peoples (miniseries) series premiere, 10 p.m., PBS

Friday, May 8
Grace and Frankie (comedy) series premiere, Netflix

Thursday, May 14
Wayward Pines (mystery) series premiere, 9 p.m., Fox

2015 TV Show Premiere Dates: January and Beyond