What To Watch Tonight: Monday, January 20, 2020

What To Watch Tonight? We’re overwhelmed with the amount of high quality television on tonight, all night. Our Top Pick to Watch is Prodigal Son (catch up with our recaps here). But also, we’re high on the series premiere of 9-1-1: Lone Star plus all new The New Pope. Check out the rest of our nightly picks below. What are you watching?!?

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8pm Hour


1st Choice: 9-1-1: Lone Star. Series Premiere. “When tragedy strikes a Texas firehouse, New York firefighter Owen Strand takes his big city style and swagger down to Austin, where he helps them start anew. Then, the crew races to a disaster at a wave pool, and an outbreak of mercury poisoning that is leaving its victims in a zombie-like state.” Fox

2nd Choice: All American. “Dillon is mad that Spencer hasn’t been around, so Spencer tries to make it up to him by having him help sell tickets for Coop’s show, but they find themselves confronted by the police instead. Elsewhere, Coop is shook when faced with Tyrone, but luckily she knows Preach is in her corner. Billy tries to force Jordan and Olivia to hang out with him and make memories, but all doesn’t go to plan, giving Olivia an idea on reporting injustices.” The CW

3rd Choice: America’s Got Talent. “The competition continues as 10 more of the most talented, memorable and all-around fan favorite acts from “AGT” and “Got Talent” competitions around the globe perform for judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Alesha Dixon, and Howie Mandel. Four of these renowned acts will advance – two will be voted through by a panel of “AGT” Superfans, one will be the Judges’ Choice, and one will receive a Golden Buzzer to perform in the finale. “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star Terry Crews hosts.” NBC

9pm Hour

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1st Choice: Prodigal Son. “The FBI and NYPD band together to save Malcolm from the “Junkyard Killer,” aka John Watkins, who Watkins reveals shocking details about his involvement in the camping trip memories that have been plaguing his psyche. Meanwhile, as Gil looks for answers from The Surgeon, Ainsley and Jessica search through their memories of the past, hoping to find some sort of clue as to where Malcolm could be hidden.” Fox

2nd Choice:  The New Pope. “Rumors swirl about the Church’s role in a sudden death, so Voiello, Gutierrez, Assente, Aguirre and Sofia travel to the U.K. to the grand estate of Sir John Brannox, hoping to convince him to return with them to the Vatican and accept the holiest of roles. An alluring but sensitive man who carries with him an unshakeable family tragedy, Brannox is harder to sway than expected, but a determined Voiello presses ahead. Meanwhile, Esther shares her son’s story with the press to makes ends meet.” HBO

3rd Choice: Black Lightning. “Jefferson navigates his new reality following the events of the Red Wave, and Lynn’s determination to save the meta kids deepens her troubles. Meanwhile, Anissa/Blackbird faces new challenges. Lastly, Jennifer’s bond with Brandon begins to grow.” The CW

10pm Hour

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1st Choice: The Good Doctor. “Dr. Audrey Lim, Dr. Shaun Murphy and Dr. Morgan Reznick treat a 25-year-old runner suffering from severe swelling; but when things take a turn for the worse, Dr. Murphy enlists the help of Dr. Carly Lever. Meanwhile, Dr. Alex Park, Dr. Claire Browne and Dr. Neil Melendez treat two 16-year-old cancer patients who are dating; and Dr. Murphy and Dr. Lever work toward intimacy.” ABC

2nd Choice: Carter. Season Premiere. “Harley Carter’s first official case as a P.I. is a kidnapping with a surprising twist.” WGNA

3rd Choice:  Spy Games. Series Premiere. “Ten individuals live out their spy fantasies and attempt to win the ultimate game of espionage. The group is surprised with an early test of survival, as they are left to find allies amongst a group of strangers.” Bravo

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