Mid-October means baseball season and that means the World Series takes over the airwaves on Fox. It also means there aren’t as many new premieres, but there are a few notable ones including The Walking Dead on AMC today, Man Up! on ABC, and Boss on Starz. Be sure and check out the GeekTonic 2011 Fall TV Season premieres guide which highlights all the new shows and provides a detailed listing of all TV premieres for the Fall and early-winter TV season.
Read on for the GeekTonic weekly TV update highlighting all the new premieres, finales and specials coming up this week.
The Walking Dead Season 2 premieres tonight on AMC
NOTE: All Times are Listed for EST – TV schedules subject to change
Sunday, October 16
The Walking Dead (9pm on AMC) Season 2 premiere
Why Am I Still Single? (9pm on VH1) New reality series
Brothers on Call (9pm on DIY) New cooking series
Million Dollar Contractor (10pm on DIY) New series
Monday, October 17
Invitation Only (10pm on CMT) Martina McBride performs her country hits in this special music presentation.
Sing Your Song (10pm on HBO) Harry Belafonte is profiled in this documentary
Tuesday, October 18
Man Up! (8:30pm on ABC) New sitcom series
Scream Awards 2011 (9pm on Spike) The best in horror, sci-fi and fantasy honor Harry Potter films, Nicolas Cage and Roberty Downey Jr.
Wednesday, October 19
2011 World Series (4:30pm on Fox) Baseball’s annual world series begins
Nature (8pm on PBS) Season premiere
American Hoggers (10pm on A&E) New animal/reality series
Thursday, October 20
Rules of Engagement (8:30pm on CBS) Season 6 premiere
Sweet Home Alabama (8:30pm on CBS) Season 2 premiere
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team (10pm on CMT) Season 6 premiere
Gigolos (11pm on Showtime) Season 2 premiere
Friday, October 21
Strike Back (10pm on Cinemax) Season 2 finale
Boss (11:03pm on Starz) New drama starring Kelsey Grammer as Mayor Tom Kane preparing to run for governor. This one looks quite a bit different.
Sunday, October 23
Once Upon a Time (8pm on ABC) New series
I Survived (9pm on Biography) Season 6 premiere
Against the Wall (10pm on Lifetime) Season 1 finale
Monday, October 24
Monster In-Laws (10pm on A&E) New reality series
Disappeared (10pm on Investigation Discovery) Season 2 premiere
Tuesday, October 25
The Rachel Zoe Project (9pm on Bravo) Season 4 finale
Top Shot (10pm on History) Season 3 finale
Wednesday, October 26
Top Chef: Just Deserts (10pm on Bravo) Season 2 finale
Thursday, October 27
Beavis and Butt-head (10pm on MTV) Season 8 premiere. Yes you read this correctly, that irreverent show from the 90’s is back on MTV with the premiere episode titled: “Holy Cornholio”.
Good Vibes (10:30pm on MTV) New animated comedy series
Project Accessory (10:32pm on Lifetime) New reality/fashion series
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