What To Watch: Sunday

by | January 16, 2010 at 8:37 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Human Target‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

Christopher Chance is a unique private contractor/security expert/bodyguard hired when an unusual or imminent threat cannot be solved through normal means of protection. Chance works with his business partner and trusted friend, Winston, and hired gun, Guerrero, to integrate himself completely into his clients’ lives and eliminate the threat by becoming the human target. In the series preview, Chance is hired to protect the engineer of California’s first bullet train as it makes its maiden voyage from Los Angeles to San Francisco in the pilot episode. A thrill ride a minute and as exciting an hour as any on TV, Christopher Chance is Bond on adrenaline. Tell Bond and Bourne to move over for Christopher Chance. Hop on for an amazing ride.

KEY EPISODE:24‘ (9pm ET on Fox)

Set in New York City, Jack Bauer is unwillingly drawn back into action just as President Allison Taylor negotiates international security with Omar Hassan, a determined Middle Eastern leader visiting the U.S. on a peacemaking mission. As the new day unfolds, an upgraded CTU operates under the command of M.B.A.-schooled, razor-sharp head honcho Brian Hastings, who supervises quirky Chloe O’Brian, expert data analyst Dana Walsh and systems analyst Arlo Glass in the “Day 8: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM” two-hour season premiere episode.

WATCH:Desperate Housewives‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

Lynette balks at the idea of seeing a couples’ therapist. Meanwhile, Katherine is seeing her own psychiatrist, Gaby and Susan are determined to find out which of if their kids are in the smartest group at school, and Angie disapproves of Danny’s new girlfriend

DVR:Cold Case‘ (9pm ET on CBS)

Suspects abound in the 1974 murder case of a private investigator who, the team discovers, uncovered unfavorable things for – and about – his last few clients.

DVR:Brothers And Sisters‘ (10pm ET on ABC)

For the first time since her divorce, Sarah has a new romantic interest who understands her all too well. Meanwhile, Kevin and Scotty await the outcome of their first try at surrogacy, and Kitty and Robert are once again at an impasse over politics when Kitty’s friend, Buffy (guest starring Cheryl Hines), steps in where she doesn’t belong.