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Chucky

SYFY | 10:00 pm
Brad Dourif reprises his longtime voice performance in the title role of a freckle-faced doll possessed by the soul of a serial killer in this new series adaptation of a wildly successful horror movie franchise. As the story opens, a vintage Chucky doll inexplicably turns up at a suburban yard sale, almost immediately throwing an idyllic community into chaos as a series of local murders exposes some of the town's hypocrisies and secrets. Fiona Dourif, Brad's daughter, co-stars, along with Zackary Arthur, Teo Briones, Alex Vincent and Jennifer Tilly. […]

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NCIS: Hawai'i

CBS | 10:00 pm
When a beloved Paniolo (Hawaiian cowboy) is shot while out riding his horse, Jane (Vanessa Lachey) and her team must find a way to gain the trust of the victim's tightly knit community before they can protect the victim's life during his recovery in the new episode "Paniolo." Elsewhere, Kai (Alex Tarrant) tries to persuade his stubborn father (guest star Moses Goods) to see a doctor. Danielle Nuela Zalopany, Lauren Cook and Kila Packett also guest star; Noah Mills and Jason Antoon also star. […]

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NCIS: Los Angeles

CBS | 9:00 pm
Callen (Chris O'Donnell) strongly suspects Hetty (Linda Hunt) is withholding some secrets about his past as this hit crime drama opens Season 13 with "Subject 17." Meanwhile, the NCIS team must track down an informant whose life may be in danger, and Joelle (guest star Elizabeth Bogush) continues her quest to capture Katya. Elsewhere, Kensi and Deeks (Daniela Ruah, Eric Christian Olsen) work on expanding their family. LL Cool J and Gerald McRaney also star. […]

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Whose Line Is It Anyway?

CW | 8:00 pm
The CW expands its primetime series programming to Saturday this season, moving this long-running game show into a new time period, starting tonight with two back-to-back episodes. In the first, host Aisha Tyler welcomes guest comic Heather Anne Campbell, who joins cast regulars Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie for a series of improv games. Kevin McHale ("Glee") also makes a guest appearance. Immediately following, a second new episode features a guest appearance by boxing champ Laila Ali, with guest comic Jeff Davis getting his improv on with the guys. […]

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Great Performances at the Met

PBS | 10:00 pm
Soprano Ailyn Pérez, who scored a triumph in the recent "Great Performances" telecast of the Verdi Requiem on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, joins three-time Grammy-winning mezzo Isabel Leonard and soprano Nadine Sierra to perform beloved selections by Mozart, Offenbach and Bizet in this charming concert. The performance was recorded last May at the Royal Opera of Versailles in France. Metropolitan Opera soprano Christine Goerke is host for this telecast. […]

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Young Sheldon

CBS | 8:00 pm
Season 5 of this hit prequel to "The Big Bang Theory" picks up the action right after the close of Season 4, which fans may remember ended on a suspenseful note. Sheldon's (Iain Armitage) parents earlier had gotten into a nasty argument during which George Sr. (Lance Barber) admitted to wife Mary (Zoe Perry) that he's unhappy with how his life has gone. He winds up in a bar, where he is approached by an appreciative and newly single neighbor (guest star Melissa Peterman). Is this marriage in trouble? Stay tuned. […]

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CSI: Vegas

CBS | 10:00 pm
This new crime drama takes the "CSI" franchise back to its Las Vegas roots, with original series stars William Petersen and Jorja Fox reprising their roles as Gil Grissom and Sara Sidle. As the series opens with "Legacy," Maxine Roby (Paula Newsome), current leader of the Crime Lab team, faces an existential threat that could release thousands of convicted killers back onto the Vegas streets, so she turns to veterans Grissom and Sidle for their help. Matt Lauria, Mandeep Dhillon and Mel Rodriguez also star. […]

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NCIS: Hawai'i

CBS | 10:00 pm
A petty officer who devotes himself to helping wayward young people find a new path in the Marines is murdered in the new episode "Recruiter." Hoping to track down his killer, Kai (Alex Tarrant) goes undercover with one of Hawaii's oldest surf gangs. Mahina Anne Marie, Ben Venturina and Martin Martinez guest star; Vanessa Lachey, Noah Mills, Yasmine Al-Bustami and Jason Antoon also star. […]

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The Simpsons

FOX | 8:00 pm
The titular family in this long-running animated sitcom may be famously fractious, but mess with one of them, and you're liable to find the rest of the clan pushing back. That's exactly what happens when Grampa Simpson (voice of Dan Castellaneta) falls victim to a telephone scam artist, sending his relatives out on a mission to get his money back and avenge their family honor in the new episode "Bart's in Jail." The guest voice cast includes Alan Cumming and sportscaster Scott Hanson ("NFL Redzone"). […]

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Saturday Night Live

NBC | 11:29 pm
Kenan Thompson, the longest-tenured cast member in "Saturday Night Live" history, is expected to be among the returnees as this Emmy-winning late-night comedy series opens Season 47. As usual, though, the status of several other main players — including fan favorite Kate McKinnon, who has won two Emmys during her run — is still hazy. Lorne Michaels reportedly has been making it easier for performers including McKinnon, Aidy Bryant and Cecily Strong to make time in their schedule for other gigs in addition to "SNL." […]