'Bob's Burgers' Is Back, 'Billions' Launches, CBS Shifts

1/17/2016 9:08am EST
Sunday TV Guide: 'Bob's Burgers' Is Back, 'Billions' Launches, C
Yes, there's still football on tonight, but the important thing to note for Sunday TV viewers is that there's a new episode of Bob's Burgers! The oft-preempted and oft-time shifted FOX animated series returns tonight.

It's one of many shows airing new episodes - but some of them are at different times than usual because of football overruns, so take a look here to find out when your favorite is on and what's ahead on each series.

Bob's Burgers, "The Cook, The Steve, The Gayle & Her Lover" (FOX, 7:30 p.m., midseason premiere): After not airing a new show since Nov. 15, we wouldn't blame yo...

Saturday TV Guide: 'Spotless' Finale Leads Football-Dominated Night

1/16/2016 9:04am EST
Saturday TV Guide: 'Spotless' Finale Leads Football-Dominated Ni
This weekend's TV viewing is once again dominated by football; this time it's the AFC and NFC divisional round games. As a result, there's not much to watch if you're not interested in sports, but there is the season finale of a great foreign program hiding later in the evening.

Spotless (10 p.m., Esquire, season finale): This French-British dark comedy series finishes its American run tonight. Co-starring Miranda Raison (24: Live Another Day, MI-5), the show focuses on Jean Bastiere (Marc-Andre Grondin) who runs a crime scene cleaning business. His content - if slightly bloody - life is u...

Find Out When SyFy Is Premiering '12 Monkeys' And 'Hunters'

1/14/2016 2:01pm EST
SyFy Announces Premiere Dates For '12 Monkeys' And 'Hunters'
SyFy has firmed up premiere dates for the return of 12 Monkeys, starring Aaron Stanford and Amanda Schull (above), and the premiere of its latest original series Hunters. Both shows will air on Mondays beginning mid-April, per the network's announcement at the Television Critics Association press tour today.

12 Monkeys returns Apr. 18 at 9 PM, with an explosive second season of even more time-traveling drama. Season one ended with Cole (Stanford) and Cassandra (Schull) having experienced major life changes, and the duo will continue to fight the Army of the 12 Monkeys in season two.

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Showtime Reveals New Teaser Trailers For Upcoming Shows

1/13/2016 12:04pm EST
Showtime Offers New 'Penny Dreadful' Teaser, Renews 'Shameless'
Showtime has picked up a seventh season of Shameless and released a new teaser for the upcoming third season of Penny Dreadful, as revealed at the Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday.

Shameless premiered last weekend to what the network is touting as the show's biggest premiere audience ever. The comedy-drama starring Emmy Rossum and William H. Macy will now begin production on a seventh season of 12 additional episodes later this year.

"Shameless has clearly resonated with audiences as evidenced by their steady growth on Sunday nights over the past 6 years," Showtime Pre...

FOX Gives ‘X-Files’ Fans A Special Exclusive Treat

1/12/2016 10:30am EST
Watch The First 60 Seconds Of 'The X-Files' Online
FOX is really teasing audiences about the upcoming return of The X-Files. On Monday, the network offered the first minute of the limited series' premiere episode online as part of a new website launch.

Fans who visit the site ( can watch the opening 60 seconds, which consist of David Duchovny's Fox Mulder narrating an explanation of the show's premise as he lays out a series of photos.

Mulder explains how he came to the X-Files while hoping to find his missing sister Samantha, was introduced to Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) and how he ultimately left the...

The CW Releases A New Clip For 'DC's Legends Of Tomorrow'

1/11/2016 11:04am EST
New Clip From 'DC's Legends Of Tomorrow' Premiere
We're ten days away from the premiere of DC's Legends of Tomorrow, the latest entry in the DC Comics TV universe, and so The CW has provided us with a sneak peek clip from the first episode!

Keep reading to see what happens when Legends takes a step back in time, heading to the 1970's. Hint: while it might be the era of disco, there's less dancing and more fighting.

From the executive producers of Arrow and The Flash, and taking place in the same universe as those shows, Legends of Tomorrow brings together a massive ensemble of characters - some of them heroes, some of them villains - t...

Weekend News Includes Final Season For 'Rectify'

1/11/2016 9:01am EST
TCA Buzz: Weekend News Includes Final Season For 'Rectify'
Among the announcements made over the weekend at the Television Critics Association press tour were that SundanceTV's original drama series Rectify (pictured above) will end after its upcoming fourth season and that BBC America has green-lit another spin-off series from venerable sci-fi franchise Doctor Who.

Starpulse has collected all the important news from the weekend TCA sessions in one handy place. Keep reading for more details on what's been renewed, when shows are kicking off or coming back, and what's ahead in TV's new year.


Sundance has decided to shutter its first or...

'The Good Wife' Midseason Premiere Preview

1/10/2016 11:04am EST
'The Good Wife' Midseason Premiere Preview: Too Close For Comfor
The Good Wife isn't wasting any time getting back to its drama-filled relationships. In tonight's midseason premiere simply entitled "Iowa," the show forces Alicia (Julianna Margulies) and Peter (Chris Noth) to deal with each other as the entire Florrick family must ride on Peter's campaign bus to the Iowa caucuses.

But Alicia doesn't really like anyone at the moment, now that she found out several seasons too late that Eli (Alan Cumming) deleted the crucial voice mail from Will (Josh Charles, still a part of this show even though he's not in the show anymore) that changed things way back ...

'Madam Secretary' Midseason Premiere Preview

1/10/2016 10:08am EST
'Madam Secretary' Midseason Premiere Preview: The Problem With R
Whenever there's a crisis on a political show, it frequently seems to involve the Russians. And so it is in tonight's midseason premiere of CBS's Madam Secretary, which sees Elizabeth McCord (Tea Leoni) trying to hold together a collapsing peace deal between the United States and Russia.

Fans will recall that the Russians have given Elizabeth headaches before, so this episode certainly won't be a quiet one. It's called "Unity Node," and keep reading for what you can expect - and a few video sneak peeks at tonight's latest Washington drama.

Here's the official description of the episode:


TV Guide: Ricky Gervais Hosts Golden Globes, 'Shameless' Returns

1/10/2016 9:02am EST
Sunday TV Guide: Ricky Gervais Hosts Golden Globes, 'Shameless'
Sunday's TV programming schedule is dominated by the 73rd Golden Globe Awards, which see The Office creator/star Ricky Gervais hosting for the first time since 2012. If you're not watching NBC's three-hour special to see who wins (or if Gervais will get a less mixed reaction than he did before), here are some of the other shows airing new episodes tonight.

The Simpsons, "Teenage Mutant Milk-Caused Hurdles" (FOX, 8 p.m.): Bart tries to win over a new teacher at Springfield Elementary (voiced by Modern Family star Sofia Vergara), while Homer buys a new brand of milk that has an adverse effec...