2010 rings in the new year and the new, Winter 2010 TV season. Many TV series return to the tube this week along with a few new premieres.
Don’t miss the Ultimate Guide to the 2010 Winter TV Season Premieres with free downloads by premiere date & by show name!
Nip/Tuck returns for season 7 on FX
Below you’ll find all this weeks TV premieres, finales and specials through next Sunday.
NOTE: All Times are Listed for EST
Sunday, January 3
Platinum Weddings (9pm on WE) New reality TV series – not in HD
Brothers & Sisters (10pm on ABC – Available in HD) – Season 4 continues with so much overly done drama Mrs GeekTonic’s emotions will be torn :)
Desperate Housewives (10pm on ABC – Available in HD) – Season 6 continues. Housewives like this don’t seem to be in my neigborhood – probably not yours either. Perhaps that’s the appeal of this soap opera?
Worst Cooks in America (10pm on Food) – They finally found a realityTV show I’m qualified for – just ask Mrs GeekTonic about the bugs in the broccoli meal ;). New realityTV series for Food network.
Secrets of Aspen (10pm on VH1) – A new documentary/soap – we’ll call it realityTV
Monday, Jan 4
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (8pm on ABC Family - Available in HD) – returns for the second half of season 2
The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love (8pm on ABC– Available in HD) – Season 14 of the ever lasting bachelor realityTV series
Heroes (8pm on NBC – Available in HD) – Season 4 continues. Back to it’s 9pm time slot on 1/11
Make it or Break it (9pm on ABC Family– Available in HD) – Returns with the second half of it’s first season
This Emotional Life (9pm on PBS – Available in HD) – A three-night special where a Harvard psychologist engages with some famous folks to discuss relationships and well-being.
Be Good Johnny Weir (10pm on Sundance) – A new RealityTV show
Blood, Sweat & Takeaways (10pm on BBCA– Available in HD) – A new RealityTV show
The Goode Family (10:30pm on Comedy) – Season 2 premiere
Tuesday, Jan 5
The Biggest Loser (8pm on NBC) – Season 9 premiere. Still not in HD
NCIS (8pm on CBS – Available in HD) – Season 7 continues
NCIS: Los Angeles (9pm on CBS – Available in HD) – Season 1 continues
Last Restaurant Standing (9pm on BBCA) – Season 3 of this realityTV show
The Forgotten (10pm on ABC– Available in HD) – Season one continues
Life After People (10pm on History) – Season two premieres. This is a documentary that shows what the earth will be like without humans. I actually watched part of season one and it was okay. But I’m shocked to see they brought out a season two…
The Good Wife (10pm on CBS) – Season 1 continues
Wednesday, Jan 6
I Get that a Lot (8pm on CBS) – Celebrities pretend to be everyday people to pull pranks on unsuspecting people.
Mercy (8pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season one continues
The Middle (8:30pm on ABC– Available in HD) – Season one continues
The 36th Annual People’s Choice Awards (9pm on CBS– Available in HD) – Awards show hosted by Queen Latifah
Modern Family (9pm on ABC– Available in HD) - Season one continues. I might add this is our favorite sitcom this season – possibly the best in a few years. THis episode stars Benjamin Bratt (Law & Order) as Manny’s bio-father
Law & Order: SVU (9pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season 11 continues
Ghost Hunters Intl (9pm on SyFy– Available in HD) – Season 2 premiere
Cougar Town (9:30pm on ABC– Available in HD) – Season one continues with Lisa Kudrow guesting and reuniting with Courtney Cox (both from Friends of course)
Ugly Betty (10pm on ABC– Available in HD) – Season four continues at yet another new day and time. The biggest suspense in this one might just be whether this ends up being the final season.
Nip/Tuck (10pm on FX– Available in HD) – This is the season seven premiere. Note that these nine episodes will be the last before the series ends.
Conviction Kitchen (10pm on Planet– Available in HD) – A new RealityTV series
Thursday, Jan 7
BCS National Championship Game (7:30pm on ABC – Available in HD) – Texas battles Alabama
Community (8pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season one continues
Parks & Recreation (8:30pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season two contines
The Office (9pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season six continues
30 Rock (9:30pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Season four continues
Friday, Jan 8
Bones (8pm on Fox– Available in HD) – Season five continues with encore episodes
Ghost Whisperer (8pm on CBS– Available in HD) – Season five continues
Dollhouse (9pm on Fox– Available in HD) – The final three episodes of season two… and forever since this series has been cancelled.
Medium (9pm on CBS– Available in HD) – Season six continues
Shark Tank (9pm on ABC) – Season one of this realityTV series continues
Numb3rs (10pm on CBS– Available in HD) – Season six continues
Manhattan Marriage Project w/Gino Fillippone (10pm on TLC) – A new RealityTV series
John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show (11pm on Comedy) – A new RealityTV series showcasing folks like Janeane Garofalo, Paul F. Tompkins and Brian Posehn
Saturday, January 9
Operation Wild (10pm on Planet– Available in HD) – New series
Sunday, January 10
Food Network Challenge (8pm on Food– Available in HD) – Season 10 premiere
The Simpsons (8pm on Fox– Available in HD) – The 450th Milestone episode followed by the 20th Anniversary Special in 3-D
Chuck (9pm on NBC– Available in HD) – Chuck gets a two-hour season three premiere and then moves to it’s regular time-slot on the 11th.
Big Love (9pm on HBO– Available in HD) – Season four premiere
Celebrity Rehab (10pm on VH1) – Season three premiere