What’s On Tonight: The ‘Agent Carter’ Premiere And A ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Preview

01.19.16 3 years ago
HAYLEY ATWELL

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Marvel’s Agent Carter (ABC, 9 p.m.) – The season two premiere sees Peggy making the move to L.A. to help the West Coast branch of SSR and immediately jumping into a strange homicide investigation which could potentially wreck her career and threaten the lives of those she loves.

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: Their Time Is Now (CW, 9 p.m.) – CW is previewing their newest comic book fare with an in-depth look at the origins of Vandal Savage, Hawkman, Hawkgirl, White Canary, The Atom, Firestorm, Captain Cold, Heat Wave and a host of other heroes and villains set to make an appearance on the show this season. If that doesn’t interest you, the heavily promoted new Suicide Squad trailer that’s been promised to air during the special should.

Marvel’s Captain America: 75 Heroic Years (ABC, 8 p.m.) – Captain America has been around for a long time, so Stan Lee, Clark Gregg, Chris Evans and Hayley Atwell are celebrating his old age and iconic heritage by devoting an hour to recounting the history of the comic book hero.

Hollywood Game Night (NBC, 8 p.m.) – One of the Wayans, a Pussycat Doll, Slater from Saved by the Bell and a Nickelodeon star drop by to booze it up and play some party games.

NCIS (CBS, 8 p.m.) – The murder of a seaman uncovers an international human-trafficking ring believed to be shut down years ago.

New Girl (Fox, 8 p.m.) – Nick, perpetual slob and full-time man-child, doesn’t appreciate the mess Cece leaves in the loft while Jess’ previous excitement about her upcoming jury duty stint – also known as Zooey Deschanel’s pregnancy leave – is doused thanks to talk of a possible promotion at work.

The Flash (CW, 8 p.m.) – Barry faces two dilemmas tonight. The first involves the generic superhero subplot – a meta-human on the loose with the ability to slow time itself. The second – telling Patty about his speedy alter-ego.

Grandfathered (Fox, 8:30 p.m.) – Jimmy proves he’s the ultimate stage mom after working with Vanessa behind Gerald’s back to get Edie work as a baby model.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox, 9 p.m.) – Jake and Captain Holt get a case of the mumps in the middle of an investigation and are forced into quarantine while Rosa tries to help Boyle through the mourning process.

Chicago Med (NBC, 9 p.m.) – Dr. Rhodes has had the whole mysterious vibe going for a while now thanks to his murky past, but we’re finally learning a little bit about his history tonight thanks to the emergence of his father and the large donation his family makes to the hospital. Also, it looks like one doctor’s delivery date has arrived.

NCIS: New Orleans (CBS, 9 p.m.) – The agents spend part of their work day investigating a staged suicide and the other part secretly creating an online dating profile for Pride.

Teen Wolf (MTV, 9 p.m.) – Kira enlists her mom’s help in taming her dark side while Lydia finds a surprise at Eichen House.

The Grinder (Fox, 9:30 p.m.) – Stewart and Deb officially evict Dean from their home while a rival firm courts the former TV star to work at their office.

Chicago Fire (NBC, 10 p.m.) – Severide works to help a Department of Homeland Security agent while Dawson helps Otis with his lady troubles, and the rest of the team try to save the city after a disastrous tornado leaves one hell of an aftermath.

Limitless (CBS, 10 p.m.) – Rebecca is one step closer to discovering Senator Morra’s connection to NZT. (We might need to say goodbye to Rebecca now.) Meanwhile, Brian finds himself traveling to Quantico to help the FBI catch a serial killer.

The Expanse (Syfy, 10 p.m.) – Miller finds a reason to drag himself up from his proverbial rock-bottom in order to continue his investigation, while Holden and the crew face a Martian Marine blockade.

The Shannara Chronicles (MTV, 10 p.m.) – While Amberle attempts to prove her worth to the Ellcry, the Dagda Mor sends a changeling – a pretty nasty ancient demon – to kill her.

LATE NIGHT GUESTS:

Jimmy Kimmel Live!: Zach Galifianakis, Aubrey Plaza and Weezer

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chelsea Handler, Fred Armisen and Mario Batali

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert: Charlie Day, Colin Hanks and Margo Price

Late Night With Seth Meyers: James Spader, Jenna Fischer, Gad Elmaleh and Josh Freese

The Late Late Show With James Corden: Jane Lynch, Carrie Brownstein and Joel Edgerton

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah: Jess Glynne

Conan: Noel Fielding and Purity Ring

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