There are 19 new TV season premieres beginning on CBS in September. See who will emerge as the season 25 Survivor and the Race is on for a million dollar purse. Oh,and one more thing – “Bazinga!”
2 Broke Girls (CBS)
Mondays @ 9:00pm, 2nd Season Premiere September 24
Max (Kat Dennings) is a smart-mouthed Brooklyn waitress who also works as a nanny, and her new coworker Caroline (Beth Behrs) is an heiress who must now make her own living after her rich pops is locked up in jail. They don’t start off on the best of terms, but end up moving in together and plan to start their own business.
48 Hours Mystery (CBS)
Saturday’s @ 10:00pm, 26th Season Premiere September 29
60 Minutes (CBS)
Sunday’s @ 7:00pm, 45th Season Premiere September 30
Blue Bloods (CBS)
Friday’s @ 10:00pm, 3rd Season Premiere September 28
The Reagan family is in the business of putting the bad guys behind bars. “Blue Bloods” stars Tom Selleck and Donnie Wahlberg. The Reagan family is a multi-generational New York cop family (with the exception of daughter Erin (Bridget Moynahan), who is the Assistant D.A) headed by Chief of Police, Frank Reagan (Tom Selleck). Frank took over the Chief reins from his father, Henry (Len Cariou). One of Frank’s sons was killed in the line of duty. His eldest son, Danny (Donnie Wahlberg) is a detective on the force and his youngest son, Jamie (Will Estes) has recently joined the blue blood family.
Criminal Minds (CBS)
Wednesday’s @ 9:00pm, 8th Season Premiere September 26
An elite group of FBI profilers, led by Special Agent Aaron Hotchner (Thomas Gibson), analyze the most twisted criminal minds to anticipate the bad guy’s next move and catch them before the strike again. David Ross (Joe Mantegna), a founding member of the Behavioral Analysis Unit and their most prominent agent, help the team solve new cases while working on his own unfinished business at the same time.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (CBS)
Wednesday’s @ 10:00pm, 13th Season Premiere September 26
The CSI team solves crimes by examining the forensic evidence acquired at a crime scene answering the question of “How’d it happen?”
CSI: New York (CBS)
Friday’s @ 8:00pm, 9th Season Premiere September 28
Forensic investigators use high-tech science to follow the evidence and solve crimes in the Big Apple. Detective Mac Taylor (Gary Sinise), a dedicated and driven crime-scene investigator believes that everything is connected and everyone has a story, is a decorated Marine who served in Desert Storm and dabbled in war photography. The job is his life; he focuses on cases until they are solved.
Hawaii Five-0 (CBS)
Monday’s @ 10:00pm, 3rd Season Premiere September 24
The elite Five-0 branch of the Hawaii State Police gets updated in this remake of an iconic TV program that ran from the late 1960s to 1980. Steve McGarrett (Alex O’Loughlin) returns to the big island and joins partner Danny Williams (Scott Cann) to bring down the criminal kingpins that are soiling their beautiful paradise.
How I Met Your Mother (CBS)
Monday’s @ 8:00pm, 8th Season Premiere September 24
Ted (Josh Radnor) is looking for love and he thinks he has found it when he meets Robin (Cobie Smulder). It’s love at first sight for Ted, but fate and destiny may have something to say about that and we know that his friend Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) will have an opinion, be it good, bad or plain outrageous.
Mike & Molly (CBS)
Monday’s @ 9:30pm, 3rd Season Premiere September 24
Mike Biggs (Billy Gardell) is an overweight cop who has decided to lose weight to help him regain his self confidence. Mike joins a weight-loss group where he meets Molly (Melissa McCarthy) and they hit it off immediately. But will Mike choose junk food over Molly or will he stay dedicated to his goal of winning her over?
Tuesday’s @ 8:00pm, 10th Season Premiere September 25
The Naval Criminal Investigative Service focuses on the sometimes complex and always amusing dynamics of a team forced to work together in high-stress situations.
NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS)
Tuesday’s @ 9:00pm, 4th Season Premiere September 25
The OSP (Office of Special Projects) is a division of NCIS that specializes in high stakes undercover surveillance looking to capture criminals that pose a threat to national security.
Person of Interest (CBS)
Thursday’s @ 9:00pm, 2nd Season Premiere September 27
Finch (Michael Emerson) is a mysterious billionaire who has created a computerized surveillance program for the government that identifies people who will be involved in a future crime – either as a perp or a victim. Finch reaches out to Reese (Jim Caviezel), a presumed-dead CIA agent-turned-drunk, to stop the crimes before they occur.
Survivor: Philippines (CBS)
Wednesday’s @ 8:00pm, 25 Season Premiere September 19
Outwit. Outplay. Outlast.
Also read “Life at Ponderosa” to learn where the members of the jury go to hang out and what they do to stay occupied after their torch is snuffed out.
The Amazing Race (CBS)
Sunday’s @ 8:00pm, 21st Season Premiere September 30
Phil Keoghan hosts “The Amazing Race” in its 21st season. Eleven teams comprised of two people race around the world while competing against each other for a chance at the million dollar prize. At each destination teams compete in challenges, some physical, others mental, to receive race clues to their next destination. The team with the slowest time is eliminated from the race, with the fastest team to the finish mat in the last leg of the race being crowned the winner. Whether a team is eliminated first or near the end, all teams retired go to Elimination Station, a vacation inside a competition. Check it out “Elimination Station on Amazing Race.”
The Big Bang Theory (CBS)
Thursday’s @ 8:00pm, 6th Season Premiere September 27
Brainy best friends Leonard (Johnny Galecki) and Sheldon (Jim Parsons) can tell you anything you want to know about quantum physics, but when it comes to dealing with everyday life here on earth they’re lost in the cosmos. Neither fully understands that scientific principles don’t always apply in matters of the heart-until they meet their sexy new neighbor Penny (Kaley Cuoco). Penny is cute and friendly and also happens to be newly single. She quickly makes an impression on the other members of Leonard and Sheldon’s geek squad – Howard Wolowitz (Simon Helberg), who portrays himself as the Casanova of Cal Tech, and fellow whiz kid Rajesh Koothrappali (Kunal Nayyar), who is rendered speechless around females.
The Good Wife (CBS)
Sunday’s @ 9:00pm, 4th Season Premiere September 30
After a very public political sex scandal lands her husband in jail, Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies) reenters the workforce as a defense attorney so she can support herself and her two teenagers, Grace (Makenzie Vega) and Zach (Graham Phillips). With much hard work and dedication, Alicia transforms herself from embarrassed politician’s wife to resilient career woman.
The Mentalist (CBS)
Sunday’s @ 10:00pm, 5th Season Premiere September 30
Patrick Jane (Simon Baker), detective and consultant, uses his observation skills to help the CBI solve crimes.
Two and a Half Men (CBS)
Thursday’s @ 8:30pm, 10th Season Premiere September 27
Say what you want about Charlie Sheen, but this show went downhill after his departure. Kelso just cannot fill Charlie’s shoes causing the network to move them to a new night hoping for better results.
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