Coming Soon to a Television Near You

Coming Soon to a Television Near You

By Claire Frank

Winter was a rough time for students with its strange weather, hectic school schedules, and favorite television shows on hiatus. While the weather may be still be weird and school isn’t any easier, students can rejoice because the season premiers have come and gone, bringing back beloved shows to fans and offering options to those looking for something new.

Wondering when a show is coming/came back? Searching for something new to watch? Look no further than here for the TV premiere dates.

Celebrity Apprentice Premiere date: March 3, airs on NBC at 9pm on Sundays

Description: Watch the intense sixth season of this reality show hosted by Donald Trump, where celebrities compete to support the charity of their choice by becoming Trump’s apprentice. This season’s contestants are Trace Adkins, Stephen Baldwin, Gary Busey, Marilu Henner, La Toya Jackson, Penn Jillette, Lil Jon, Claudia Jordan, Omarosa, Lisa Rinna, Brande Roderick, Dennis Rodman, Dee Snider, and Bret Michaels.

Recommended for: fans of reality shows and fans of the celebrities competing

Grimm Premiere date: March 8, airs on NBC at 9pm on Fridays

Description: Portland detective Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) has inherited the ability to see supernatural creatures, and he must fulfill his duty as a “Grimm” to maintain the balance between the mythological world and the real world in the second season of this fantasy crime drama.

Recommended for: fans of fantasy, fans of crime dramas, and fans of anything supernatural

Dancing with the Stars Premiere date: March 18, airs on ABC at 8pm on Mondays

Description: Celebrities partner with professional dancers and compete in the 16th season of this hit reality show. This season includes Wynonna Judd partnered with Tony Dovolani, D. L. Hughley with Cheryl Burke, Jacoby Jones with Karina Smirnoff, Lisa Vanderpump with Gleb Savchenko, Andy Dick with Sharna Burgess, Victor Ortiz with Lindsay Arnold, Zendaya Coleman with Val Chmerkovskiy, Aly Raisman with Mark Balas, Ingo Rademacher with Kym Johnson, Kellie Pickler with Derek Hough, and Dorothy Hamill with Tristan MacManus.

Recommended for: fans of reality shows, fans of dancing, and fans of the celebrities competing

Splash Premiere date: March 19, airs on ABC at 8pm on Tuesdays

Description: This brand new reality show will pit 10 celebrities against each other in weekly diving competitions. The contestants include Rory Bushfield, Nicole Eggert, Chuy Bravo, Ndamukong Suh, Kendra Wilkinson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Louie Anderson, Keshia Knight, Knight Pulliman, Drake Bell, and Katherine Webb.

Recommended for: fans of reality shows, fans of diving, and fans of the celebrities competing

The Voice Premiere date: March 25, airs on NBC at 8pm on Mondays

Description: Popular singers CeeLo Green, Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton, and Adam Levine search for aspiring artists and mentor them to compete for a recording contract.

Recommended for: fans of reality shows, fans of reality shows involving singing, and fans of the celebrity mentors

Revolution Premiere date: March 25, airs on NBC at 10pm on Mondays

Description: Season one of Eric Kripke’s sci-fi drama emerges from a four month hiatus to bring a world without modern-day technology and electricity to life. Survivors Miles Matheson (Billy Burke), Charlie Matheson (Tracy Spiridakos), Captain Tom Neville (Giancarlo Esposito) and others must fight for survival as they struggle to return power to this electricity-starved world.

Recommended for: fans of sci-fi and fans of apocalyptic scenarios

Doctor Who Premiere date: March 30, airs on BBC America at 8pm on Saturdays

Description: Follow the adventures of The Doctor (Matt Smith) and his current companion, Clara Oswin (Jean-Louise Coleman) as they travel through time and space in the second half of the seventh season of this rebooted sci-fi series that began its legacy 50 years ago.

Recommended for: fans of science fiction and fans of BBC

Ready for Love Premiere date: March 31, airs on NBC at 8pm on Sundays

Description: Bachelors Ernesto Arguello, Tim Lopez, and Ben Patton are ready to find true love with the help of matchmakers Matthew Hussey, Amber Kelleher-Andrews, and Tracy McMillan.

Recommended for: fans of reality shows and fans of The Bachelor/The Bachelorette

Game of Thrones Premiere date: March 31, airs on HBO at 9pm on Sundays

Description:Return to Westoros for the third season of this critically acclaimed drama and watch as the Seven Noble families fight for power and survival. Full of suspense and plot twists, Game of Thrones leaves fans begging for more.

Recommended for: fans of fantasy shows, fans of shows set in medieval times, and fans of action.

Parenthood Premiere date: January 1, airs on NBC at 10pm on Tuesdays

Whitney Premiere date: January 2, airs on NBC at 8pm on Wednesdays

Guys With Kids Premiere date: January 2, airs on NBC at 8:30pm on Wednesdays

Law & Order: SVU Premiere date: January 2, airs on NBC at 9pm on Wednesdays

Chicago Fire Premiere date: January 2, airs on NBC at 10pm on Wednesdays

The Big Bang Theory Premiere date: January 3, airs on CBS at 8pm on Thursdays

Two and a Half Men Premiere date: January 3, airs on CBS at 8:30pm on Thursdays

Person of Interest Premiere date: January 3, airs on CBS at 9pm on Thursdays

Elementary Premiere date: January 3, airs on CBS at 10pm on Thursdays

Buckwild Premiere date: January 3, airs on MTV at 10pm on Thursdays

CSI: NY Premiere date: January 4, airs on CBS at 9pm on Fridays

Blue Bloods Premiere date: January 4, airs on CBS at 10pm on Fridays

Merlin Premiere date: January 4, airs on Syfy at 10pm on Fridays

Portlandia Premiere date: January 4, airs on IFC at 10pm on Fridays

Once Upon a Time Premiere date: January 6, airs on ABC at 8pm on Sundays

The Simpsons Premiere date: January 6, airs on Fox at 8pm on Sundays

Bob’s Burgers Premiere date: January 6, airs on Fox at 8:30pm on Sundays

The Biggest Loser Premiere date: January 6, airs on NBC at 9pm on Sundays

Downton Abbey Premiere date: January 6, airs on PBS at 9pm on Sundays

Family Guy Premiere date: January 6, airs on Fox at 9pm on Sundays

The Good Wife Premiere date: January 6, airs on CBS at 9pm on Sundays

Downton Abbey Premiere date: January 6, airs on PBS at 9pm on Sundays

American Dad! Premiere date: January 6, airs on Fox at 9:30pm on Sundays

The Mentalist Premiere date: January 6, airs on CBS at 10pm on Sundays

The Bachelor Premiere date: January 7, airs on ABC at 8pm on Mondays

Switched at Birth Premiere date: January 7, airs on ABC Family at 8pm on Mondays

Bunheads Premiere date: January 7, airs on ABC Family at 9pm on Mondays

Castle Premiere date: January 7, airs on ABC at 10pm on Mondays

Deception Premiere date: January 7, airs on NBC at 10pm on Mondays

Vanderpump Rules Premiere date: January 7, airs on Bravo at 10pm on Mondays

Betty White’s Off Their Rockers Premiere date: January 8, airs on NBC at 8pm on Tuesdays

NCIS Premier date: January 8, airs on CBS at 8pm on Tuesdays

Pretty Little Liars Premiere date: January 8, airs on ABC Family at 8pm on Tuesdays

Raising Hope Premiere date: January 8, airs on Fox at 8pm at 8pm on Tuesdays

Ben and Kate Premiere date: January 8, airs on Fox at 8:30pm on Tuesdays

The Lying Game Premiere date: January 8, airs on ABC Family at 9pm on Tuesdays

NCIS: Los Angeles Premiere date: January 8, airs on CBS at 9pm on Tuesdays

New Girl Premiere date: January 8, airs on Fox at 9pm on Tuesdays

Happy Endings Premiere date: January 8, airs on ABC at 9pm on Tuesdays

Go On Premiere date: January 8, airs on NBC at 9pm on Tuesdays

The New Normal Premiere date: January 8, airs on NBC at 9:30pm on Tuesdays

Don’t Trust the B—– in Apt. 23 Premiere date: January 8, airs on ABC at 9:30pm on Tuesdays

The Mindy Project Premiere date: January 8, airs on Fox at 9:30pm on Tuesdays

Vegas Premiere date: January 8, airs on CBS at 10pm on Tuesdays

Cougar Town Premiere date: January 8, airs on TBS at 10pm on Tuesdays

Justified Premiere date: January 8, airs on FX at 10pm on Tuesdays

Snooki & Jwoww Premiere date: January 8, airs on MTV at 10pm on Tuesdays

Stars in Danger: The High Dive Premiere date: January 9, airs on Fox at 8pm on Wednesdays

The Middle Premier date: January 9, airs on ABC at 8pm on Wednesdays

The Neighbots Premiere date: January 9, airs on ABC at 8:30pm on Wednesdays

Modern Family Premiere date: January 9, airs on ABC at 9pm on Wednesdays

Suburgatory Premiere date: January 9, airs on ABC at 9:30pm on Wednesdays

Nashville Premiere date: January 9, airs on ABC at 10pm on Wednesdays

Washington Heights Premiere date: January 9, airs on MTV at 10pm on Wednesdays

Last Resort Premiere date: January 10, airs on ABC at 8pm on Thursdays

30 Rock Premiere date: January 10, airs on NBC at 8pm on Thursdays

The Office Premiere date: January 10, airs on NBC at 9pm on Thursdays

Grey’s Anatomy Premiere date: January 10, airs on ABC at 9pm on Thursdays

The Millionaire Matchmaker Premiere date: January 10, airs on Bravo at 9pm on Thursdays

1600 Penn Premiere date: January 10, airs on NBC at 9:30pm on Thursdays

Scandal Premiere date: January 10, airs on ABC at 10pm on Thursdays

Kathy Premiere date: January 10, airs on Bravo at 10pm on Thursdays

Joe Schmo Premiere date: January 10, airs on Spike at 10pm on Thursdays

Banshee Premiere date: January 11, airs on Cinemax at 10pm on Fridays

The Cleveland Show Premiere date: January 13, airs on Fox at 7:30pm on Sundays

Girls Premiere date: January 13, airs on HBO at 9pm on Sundays

Shameless Premiere date: January 13, airs on Showtime at 9pm on Sundays

Enlightened Premiere date: January 13, airs on HBO at 9:30pm on Sundays

House of Lies Premiere date: January 13, airs on Showtime at 10pm on Sundays

Californication Premiere date: January 13, airs on Showtime at 10pm on Sundays

Bones Premiere date: January 14, airs on Fox at 8pm on Mondays

The Carrie Diaries Premiere date: January 14, airs on CW at 8pm on Mondays

Continuum Premiere date: January 14, airs on Syfy at 8pm on Mondays

How I Met Your Mother Premiere date: January 14, airs on CBS at 8pm on Mondays

2 Broke Girls Premiere date: January 14, airs on CBS at 9pm on Mondays

Being Human Premiere date: January 14, airs on Syfy at 9pm on Mondays

Mike and Molly Premiere date: January 14, airs on CBS at 9:30pm on Mondays

Hawaii Five-O Premiere date: January 14, airs on CBS at 10pm on Mondays

Lost Girl Premiere date: January 14, airs on Syfy at 10pm on Mondays

Hart of Dixie Premiere date: January 15, airs on CW at 8pm on Tuesdays

American Idol Premiere date: January 16, airs on Fox at 8pm on Wednesdays

Arrow Premiere date: January 16, airs on CW at 8pm on Wednesdays

Criminal Minds Premiere date: January 16, airs on CBS at 9pm on Wednesdays

Supernatural Premiere date: January 16, airs on CW at 9pm on Wednesdays

CSI Premiere date: January 16, airs on CBS at 10pm on Wednesdays

The Vampire Diaries Premiere date: January 17, airs on CW at 8pm on Thursdays

Parks and Recreation Premiere date: January 17, airs on NBC at 8:30pm on Thursdays

Anger Management Premiere date: January 17, airs on FX at 9pm on Thursdays

Glee Premiere date: January 17, airs on Fox at 9pm on Thursdays

Archer Premiere date: January 17, airs on FX at 10pm on Thursdays

King of the Nerds Premiere date: January 17, airs on TBS at 10pm on Thursdays

Suits Premiere date: January 17, airs on USA at 10pm on Thursdays

Legit Premiere date: January 17, airs on FX at 10pm on Thursdays

Nikita Premiere date: January 18, airs on CW at 8pm on Fridays

Ripper Street Premier date: January 19, airs on BBC America at 9m on Saturdays

90210 Premiere date: January 21, airs on CW at 9pm on Mondays

The Following Premiere date: January 21, airs on Fox at 9pm on Mondays

The Taste Premiere date: January 22, airs on ABC at 8pm on Tuesdays

White Collar Premiere date: January 22, airs on USA at 10pm on Tuesdays

Necessary Roughness Premiere date: January 23, airs on USA at 10pm on Wednesdays

Beauty and the Beast Premiere date: January 24, airs on CW at 9pm on Thursdays

Project Runway Premiere date: January 24, airs on Lifetime at 9pm on Thursdays

Spartacus: War of the Damned Premiere date: January 25, airs on Starz at 10pm on Fridays

Dallas Premiere date: January 28, airs on TNT at 10pm on Mondays

RuPaul’s Drag Race Premiere date: January 28, airs on Logo at 10pm on Mondays

The Americans Premiere date: January 30, airs on FX at 10pm on Wednesdays

Rules of Engagement Premiere date: February 4, airs on CBS at 8:30pm on Mondays

Monday Mornings Premiere date: February 4, airs on TNT at 10pm on Mondays

Smash Premiere date: February 4, airs on NBC at 9pm on Tuesdays

Community Premiere date: February 7, airs on NBC at 8pm on Thursdays

Touch Premiere date: February 8, airs on Fox at 8pm on Fridays

The Walking Dead Premiere date: February 10, airs on AMC at 9pm on Sundays

Survivor Premiere date: February 13, airs on CBS at 8pm on Wednesdays

Boston’s Finest Premiere date: February 13, airs on TNT at 9pm on Wednesdays

Southland Premiere date: February 13, airs on TNT at 10pm on Wednesdays

Happily Divorced Premiere date: February 13, airs on TV Land at 10:30pm on Wednesdays

Zero Hour Premiere date: February 14, airs on ABC at 8pm on Thursdays

Comic Book Men Premiere date: February 14, airs on AMC at 9pm on Thursdays

Freakshow Premier date: February 14, airs on AMC at 9:30pm on Thursdays

Immortalized Premiere date: February 14, airs on AMC at 10pm on Thursdays

The Amazing Race Premiere date: February 17, airs on CBS at 8pm on Sundays

Cult Premiere date: February 19, airs on CW at 9pm on Tuesdays

Body of Proof Premiere date: February 19, airs on ABC at 10pm on Tuesdays

Golden Boy Premiere date: February 26, airs on CBS at 10pm on Tuesdays

Psych Premiere date: February 27, airs on USA at 10pm on Wednesdays