IMDb Picks: January TV Calendar

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1. The Bachelor (2002– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV, Romance

A single bachelor dates multiple women over several weeks, narrowing them down to hopefully find his true love.

Stars: Chris Harrison, Brad Womack, Sean Lowe, Becca Tilley

Votes: 5,274

Premieres Monday, Jan. 1, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC

2. Better Late Than Never (2016–2018)

60 min | Comedy

This hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy/reality show follows cultural icons Henry Winkler, William Shatner, Terry Bradshaw and George Foreman on their greatest adventure yet. Deciding it's ... See full summary »

Stars: Henry Winkler, William Shatner, Terry Bradshaw, George Foreman

Votes: 1,904

Premieres Monday, Jan. 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

3. Love & Hip Hop: Miami (2018– )

42 min | Reality-TV

"Love and Hip Hop Miami" turns up the heat and doesn't hold back in making the 305 the place to be. Multi-platinum selling hip-hop legend Trick Daddy is back in the studio collaborating ... See full summary »

Stars: Trina, Christopher Michael Harty, Amara La Negra, Gunplay

Votes: 76

Premieres Monday, Jan. 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on VH1

4. Lovesick (2014– )

12 | 24 min | Comedy

After finding out he has an STD, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.

Stars: Johnny Flynn, Antonia Thomas, Daniel Ings, Joshua McGuire

Votes: 11,147

Premieres Monday, Jan. 1, on Netflix

5. LA to Vegas (2018)

22 min | Comedy

An ensemble workplace comedy about a group of underdogs trying to find their place in the world, set on the Friday night flight from LAX to Vegas and the returning flight on Sunday, who all... See full summary »

Stars: Kim Matula, Ed Weeks, Peter Stormare, Nathan Lee Graham

Votes: 3,406

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on FOX

6. The Mick (2017–2018)

30 min | Comedy

A hard-living aunt is forced to take care of her wealthy sister's spoiled kids after the mom flees the country to avoid criminal charges.

Stars: Kaitlin Olson, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Thomas Barbusca, Carla Jimenez

Votes: 10,949

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on FOX

7. Chicago Med (2015– )

12 | 43 min | Drama

An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's most explosive hospital and the courageous team of doctors who hold it together. They will tackle unique new cases ... See full summary »

Stars: Nick Gehlfuss, Yaya DaCosta, Torrey DeVitto, Colin Donnell

Votes: 9,248

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

8. 9-1-1 (2018– )

43 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Explores the high-pressure experiences of the first responders who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations.

Stars: Angela Bassett, Peter Krause, Oliver Stark, Aisha Hinds

Votes: 10,475

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on FOX

9. The Amazing Race (2001– )

60 min | Action, Adventure, Family

Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Joyce Agu, Uchenna Agu, Jet McCoy

Votes: 12,626

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on CBS

10. The Blacklist (2013– )

43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A new FBI profiler, Elizabeth Keen, has her entire life uprooted when a mysterious criminal, Raymond Reddington, who has eluded capture for decades, turns himself in and insists on speaking only to her.

Stars: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold

Votes: 147,963

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

11. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

12 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

The Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD, investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 65,252

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

12. Chicago P.D. (2014– )

16 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Follows District 21 of the Chicago Police Department, which is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops and the Intelligence Unit.

Stars: Jason Beghe, Jesse Lee Soffer, Patrick John Flueger, Marina Squerciati

Votes: 20,963

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

13. Grown-ish (2018– )

22 min | Comedy

A spinoff of ABC's "Black-ish," Zoey Johnson is off to college and must live outside the nest, dealing with drugs, sex, and relationships along the way.

Stars: Yara Shahidi, Trevor Jackson, Francia Raisa, Emily Arlook

Votes: 2,157

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Freeform

14. Match Game (2016– )

60 min | Comedy, Game-Show

A panel game-show that features two contestants attempting to match the answers of six celebrities in a game of fill-in-the-blank.

Stars: Alec Baldwin, Steve French, Caroline Rhea, Jack McBrayer

Votes: 710

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on ABC

15. The X Files (1993– )

12 | 45 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Two F.B.I. Agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained, while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.

Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi, William B. Davis

Votes: 178,699

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FOX

16. The Four: Battle for Stardom (2018– )

120 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

During "The Four," four finalists are selected. New contestants then challenge the finalists each week to steal one of the four slots. The winner is named in the season finale.

Stars: Fergie, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, DJ Khaled, Meghan Trainor

Votes: 702

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FOX

17. Project Runway All Stars (2012– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

Past designers come back to compete for another chance to be the winner of Project Runway.

Stars: Georgina Chapman, Isaac Mizrahi, Alyssa Milano, Zanna Roberts Rassi

Votes: 1,313

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime

18. Superstore (2015– )

AL | 22 min | Comedy

A look at the lives of employees at a big box store.

Stars: America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash, Colton Dunn

Votes: 14,090

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

19. The Good Place (2016– )

12 | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Four people and their otherworldly frienemy struggle in the afterlife to define what it means to be good.

Stars: Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D'Arcy Carden

Votes: 45,005

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

20. Will & Grace (1998– )

AL | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York City. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer. Their best friends are Jack, a gleeful but proud gay man, and Karen, a charismatic, filthy rich, amoral socialite.

Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

Votes: 46,002

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

21. Great News (2017–2018)

22 min | Comedy

A New Jersey mom puts her relationship with her daughter to the test when she lands an internship at her new job, which comes with many challenges.

Stars: Briga Heelan, Andrea Martin, Adam Campbell, Nicole Richie

Votes: 3,082

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

22. Chicago Fire (2012– )

12 | 43 min | Action, Drama

The story of firefighters in Chicago, both on a personal and professional level.

Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Yuri Sardarov, Joe Minoso

Votes: 29,258

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

23. Nashville (2012–2018)

12 | 43 min | Drama, Music, Romance

Follows the lives and tragedies of rising and fading country music stars in Nashville, Tennessee.

Stars: Hayden Panettiere, Clare Bowen, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson

Votes: 21,400

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, on CMT

24. Child Support (III)

Comedy | Pre-production

"Child Support" features adult contestants and priceless interactions between funny man Ricky Gervais and a group of 5 kids who say the most unpredictable things. Hosted by Fred Savage, ... See full summary »

Premieres Friday, Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on A4BC

25. Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (2012– )

AL | 20 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

Jerry Seinfeld is joined by friends for a cup of coffee and a drive in a classic car, sharing stories all along the way.

Stars: Jerry Seinfeld, Jimmy Fallon, Michael Richards, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 7,787

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, on Netflix

26. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015– )

12 | 42 min | Comedy, Musical

A young woman abandons a choice job at a law firm and her life in New York in an attempt to find happiness in the unlikely locale of West Covina, California.

Stars: Rachel Bloom, Donna Lynne Champlin, Vincent Rodriguez III, Pete Gardner

Votes: 12,338

Premieres Thursday, Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

27. Falling Water (2016–2018)

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

An intersection between reality and unconscious thought, follow three strangers who slowly realize that they are dreaming parts of a bigger, more sinister tragedy.

Stars: David Ajala, Lizzie Brocheré, Will Yun Lee, Kai Lennox

Votes: 2,628

Premieres Saturday, Jan. 6, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

28. The 75th Golden Globe Awards (2018 TV Special)


The Hollywood Foreign Press Association acknowledges the best in movies and TV for the year 2017.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Rachel Brosnahan, Margot Robbie, Alicia Vikander, Claire Foy

Votes: 453

Airs live Sunday, Jan. 7, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on NBC. Visit our Guide to the Globes for more info.

29. The Chi (2018– )

60 min | Drama

The Chi (short for Chicago) follows the lives of Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie and Kevin in the South Side neighborhood of Chicago after a fateful turn of events sends shock waves through the community but also connects them in unexpected ways.

Stars: Jason Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Alex R. Hibbert

Votes: 2,341

Premieres Sunday, Jan. 7, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime

30. Star Trek: Discovery (2017– )

12 | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Ten years before Kirk, Spock and the Enterprise, the USS Discovery discovers new worlds and lifeforms as one Starfleet officer learns to understand all things alien.

Stars: Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Anthony Rapp

Votes: 55,663

Premieres Sunday, Jan. 7, on CBS All Access

31. David Bowie: The Last Five Years (2017)

AL | 90 min | Documentary

A documentary about David Bowie's final two albums "The Next Day" (2013) and "Blackstar" (2016) and Broadway musical "Lazarus".

Director: Francis Whately | Stars: David Bowie, Earl Slick, Gail Ann Dorsey, Gerry Leonard

Votes: 1,798

Premieres Monday, Jan. 8, on HBO

32. The Brave (2017–2018)

43 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

The complex world of our bravest military heroes who make personal sacrifices while executing the most challenging and dangerous missions behind enemy lines.

Stars: Anne Heche, Mike Vogel, Tate Ellington, Demetrius Grosse

Votes: 7,038

Premieres Monday, Jan. 8, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

33. America's Next Top Model (2003– )

AL | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

A cyclical competition where women from all over the U.S. compete for the honor of being America's next "it girl" in the modeling world.

Stars: Adrianne Curry, Yoanna House, Tyra Banks, J. Alexander

Votes: 16,618

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on VH1

34. The Fosters (2013–2018)

60 min | Drama, Romance

Teenager Callie Jacob is placed in a foster home with a lesbian couple and their blend of biological, adoptive, and foster children.

Stars: Teri Polo, Sherri Saum, Hayden Byerly, David Lambert

Votes: 21,714

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Freeform

35. The Haves and the Have Nots (2013– )

42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

The Haves and the Have Nots is a prime time cable Drama Show writer by Tyler Perry, focusing on the interacting lives of the Rich Cryer and Harrington families, and the poor Young family. ... See full summary »

Stars: Tika Sumpter, John Schneider, Crystal R. Fox, Aaron O'Connell

Votes: 2,349

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on OWN

36. This Is Us (2016– )

9 | 45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A heartwarming and emotional story about a unique set of triplets, their struggles, and their wonderful parents.

Stars: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz

Votes: 68,561

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

37. Alone Together (I) (2018)

30 min | Comedy

Two not-so-young, socially awkward Millennials, rich, self-conscious and unmotivated Benji and his poor, freeloading, self-centered and strictly platonic best friend, Esther, try to fit in with L.A.'s vain and status-obsessed elite.

Stars: Esther Povitsky, Benji Aflalo, Edgar Blackmon, Chris D'Elia

Votes: 1,243

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 10, at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT on Freeform

38. Animal Crackers (2017)

94 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.

Directors: Tony Bancroft, Scott Christian Sava, Jaime Maestro | Stars: Emily Blunt, Danny DeVito, John Krasinski, Ian McKellen

Votes: 350

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 10, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

39. Blindspot (2015– )

16 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Jane Doe is found in Times Square with no memory and mysterious tattoos on her body.

Stars: Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, Rob Brown, Audrey Esparza

Votes: 57,811

Premieres Friday, Jan. 12, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

40. Electric Dreams (2017– )

16 | 60 min | Sci-Fi

A sci-fi anthology series with stand-alone episodes based on the works of Philip K. Dick.

Stars: Vaslov Goom, Sarah Sayuri Hare, Dominic Capone III, Juke Hardy

Votes: 9,035

Premieres Friday, Jan. 12, on Amazon

41. The Polka King (2017)

12 | 95 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

65 Metascore

Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan develops a plan to get rich that shocks his fans and lands him in jail.

Director: Maya Forbes | Stars: Jack Black, Jenny Slate, Jason Schwartzman, Jacki Weaver

Votes: 6,441

Premieres Friday, Jan. 12, on Netflix

42. Taken (2017–2018)

12 | 41 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

As former CIA agent Bryan Mills deals with a personal tragedy that shakes his world, he fights to overcome the incident and exact revenge.

Stars: Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals, Adam Goldberg, Jessica Camacho

Votes: 7,472

Premieres Friday, Jan. 12, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

43. Divorce (2016– )

6 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

A couple goes through a long, drawn-out divorce.

Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam

Votes: 5,016

Premieres Sunday, Jan. 14, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on HBO

44. Crashing (2017– )

30 min | Comedy

A New York comic is forced to make a new start for himself after his wife leaves him.

Stars: Pete Holmes, Artie Lange, George Basil, Andrew Henkelman

Votes: 3,876

Premieres Sunday, Jan. 14, at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on HBO

45. Victoria (2016– )

6 | 60 min | Biography, Drama, History

The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert.

Stars: Jenna Coleman, Adrian Schiller, Nell Hudson, Daniela Holtz

Votes: 16,044

Premieres Sunday, Jan. 14, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on PBS

46. Supergirl (2015– )

16 | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The adventures of Superman's cousin in her own superhero career.

Stars: Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, David Harewood, Chyler Leigh

Votes: 90,429

Premieres Monday, Jan. 15, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

47. The Flash (2014– )

12 | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

After being struck by lightning, Barry Allen wakes up from his coma to discover he's been given the power of super speed, becoming the Flash, fighting crime in Central City.

Stars: Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes

Votes: 263,292

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

48. Black Lightning (2018– )

16 | 43 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

A crusading school principal gets back into action as the original African-American electrical superhero.

Stars: Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams, Christine Adams

Votes: 14,819

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on the CW

49. The Paynes (2018– )

30 min | Comedy

A spinoff of comedy "House of Payne," Curtis and Ella Payne (LaVan Davis and Cassi Davis) are trying to enjoy their retirement in Florida only to get roped into a real estate deal that will tumble their lives.

Stars: Cassi Davis, LaVan Davis, Jackée Harry, Stephanie Charles

Votes: 235

Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN

50. Riverdale (2016– )

12 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A subversive take on Archie and his friends, exploring small town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale's wholesome facade.

Stars: K.J. Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse

Votes: 72,806

Premieres Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the CW