Princess Beyonce- Raising Hope S1E1

22 Sep

The Chance Family with Princess Beyonce...I mean Hope. Source: FOX

 

Raising Hope centers around a white trash family whose life is changed after a one-night stand leads to a new addition.  The show’s main character is Jimmy Chance, a 23 year-old guy with not much going for him.  He’s a pool cleaner in the family business and looks at himself as a nobody. Continue reading

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I’m Gonna Go Get My Thing!- Running Wilde S1E1

22 Sep

The Cast of Running Wilde. Source: FOX

This new comedy from the same people who brought us the classic “Arrested Development” had a lot of high expectations. Unfortunately, from the first episode it does not seem like this show is going to get anywhere close to the comedic genius of Mitchell Hurwitz’s past.  Continue reading

Old Favorites- Wednesday, Sept 22

22 Sep

Hell’s Kitchen: “16 Chefs Compete” FOX 8 PM ET

In the season 8 premiere, 16 new chefs enter Hell’s Kitchen and only 15 will continue on to next week.  The Chef’s first must prepare their signature dish, and it seems one contestant cannot handle the pressure and is sent to the ER.

Law and Order: SVU “Locum; Bullseye” NBC 9 PM ET

Season 12 of this drama is a special 2 hour premiere.  The first hour focuses a missing 10 year-old adopted girl who has run away from home.  Benson must deal with the advances of a graphic artists and their lead suspect.  The second hour deals with a case of a 10 year-old rape victim who cannot remember her name and other pertinent details to the crime.

Criminal Minds: “The Longest Night” CBS 9 PM ET

The Longest Night will finally leave us with answers from the 5th season finale of Criminal Minds.  The Behavioral Analysis Unit continues to track down the man who kidnapped Detective Spicer’s daughter.

Modern Family: “The Old Wagon” ABC 9 PM ET

The Emmy winning comedy returns with Claire convincing Phil that they should finally trade in the old station wagon.  Meanwhile, Gloria interfere’s with Manny’s “love” life and Mitchell takes on a project too extraordinary for him to handle.

Cougartown: “All Mixed Up” ABC 9:30 PM ET

Jules starts to see a new shrink, Glenn (played by Jennifer Aniston).  They become very close and Ellie becomes jealous of their relationship.

New Shows- Wednesday, Sept 22

21 Sep

Undercovers: NBC 8 PM ET

Steve and Samantha Bloom seem like the perfect couple and business partners of a catering company in LA.  What most do not know, is that they were two of the top CIA agents, until they decided to retire 5 years ago.  When Leo Nash, a spy and friend of the couple, goes missing, the agency calls up and asks them to rejoin.  Will the spy life rejuvinate their marriage or tear it apart?

Better With You: ABC 8:30 PM ET

This comedy series focuses on three separate couples: Maddie and Ben, Vicky and Joel, and Mia and Casey.  When Mia and Casey decide to suddenly get married it brings two completely different philosophies of life to a head.  Will all three couples be able to live with each other’s choices?

The Whole Truth: ABC 10 PM ET

This series pits a team of District Attorneys against the best Defense firm in Manhattan.  The jury and audience will hear both sides of each case and come to their own conclusions.  It is not until the final scene that the truth is unveiled.  Will you be able to discern the truth?

The Defenders: CBS 10 PM ET

The Defenders is a law drama focusing on two defense attorneys, Nick and Pete, and their law firm in Las Vegas.  Both men come from different backgrounds, one a ladies man living the high life, the other trying to repair his marriage.  However, Nick and Pete come together each week to defend their clients with passion and conviction.

Dibs!- HIMYM S6E1

21 Sep

The gang is back at MacLaren's. Source: sidereel.com

How I Met Your Mother is finally back for it’s sixth season and it starts off with a bang, placing Ted at what we assume is his big day at the alter.  Of course, its not that easy, because pretty soon we are back in the present day saddled up with a beer in MacLaren’s. Continue reading

Lone Star Music- S1E1

21 Sep

Well, one things for sure, apparently con-men like the band Mumford and Sons…

Mumford & Sons “The Cave”

Rogue Wave “Eyes”

Jose Gonzales “Heartbeats”
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