What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | September 14, 2013 at 3:24 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'Sleepy Hollow' (Fox)

Monday September 16:

Dancing with the Stars‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

‘Dancing with the Stars’ is back with an all-new cast and fresh show format. The competition begins with the two-hour season premiere. ‘Dancing with the Stars’ will shake things up this season by transitioning to a one night, two-hour format. The premiere episode will kick off with a spectacular opening number featuring the entire cast. Each couple will then perform a Cha Cha, Foxtrot or Contemporary routine, vying for America’s vote for the first time.

Bones‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In the season premiere of ‘Bones,’ the Jeffersonian team investigates the murder of Jason Siedel, an accountant for the state department, whose remains were found in a hotel air conditioning unit. When Booth finds his old army buddy and CIA agent, Danny Beck (guest star Freddie Prinze, Jr.), clearing away evidence at the victim’s condo, he begins to realize that Siedel’s murder could yield more suspects than the team had anticipated.

Sleepy Hollow‘ (9pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere** Record Now

What if you suddenly woke up from the throes of death 250 years in the future to find the world is on the brink of destruction, caused by unimaginable events, and you are humanity’s last hope? Welcome to ‘Sleepy Hollow,’ the thrilling new mystery-adventure drama from co-creators/executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci (‘Star Trek’ and ‘Transformers’ franchises, ‘Fringe’). In this modern-day retelling of Washington Irving’s classic, Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison, ‘Salmon Fishing in the Yemen’) is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers

Under the Dome‘ (10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Secrets of the Dome are revealed and Big Jim is determined to put an end to Barbie once and for all. Meanwhile, Junior, Angie, Joe and Norrie discover who the Monarch is after receiving a shocking visit from a familiar face, on the first season finale cliffhanger.

Tuesday September 17:

Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘ (8:30pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) is a talented, but carefree police detective at Brooklyn’s 99th precinct who, along with his eclectic group of colleagues, are used to having a lax captain around the office. However, when tightly-wound Captain Ray Holt (Andre Braugher) takes over, he is determined to make this dysfunctional group of detectives into the best precinct in Brooklyn in the all-new pilot series premiere episode.

New Girl‘ (9pm ET on Fox) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Picking up immediately after the events of the Season Two finale (Cece’s cancelled wedding), Nick and Jess decide to go “all in” on their romantic relationship – which leads them to run away to a Mexican beach town. But when Nick runs into trouble with the authorities, it’s Schmidt and Winston to the (possible) rescue, which may land Nick into even deeper trouble.

‘I Dream of Nene‘ (9pm on Bravo) **Series Premiere** Record Now

“I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding” proves that the second time around is a charm as the new docu-series features the nuptials of former spouses NeNe and Gregg Leakes. Fans have gotten up close and personal with the couple during “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” watching their happy marriage, devastating divorce and romantic reconnection. The stars align as the Leakes are ready to tie the knot once again in an extravagant wedding fit for a larger-than-life personality like NeNe.

The Mindy Project’ (9:30pm ET on Fox) **Season Premiere** Record Now

As Mindy and Casey adjust to their new life in Haiti, their blissful time is cut short when Mindy suddenly falls ill and is airlifted back to New York. Meanwhile, Schulman & Associates welcome their new resident OB/GYN Paul Leotard (guest star James Franco), a charming, former model who also happens to be a sex therapist and offers sex therapy advice to Danny and Christina in the all-new “All My Problems Solved Forever” season premiere episode.

The New Atlanta‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘The New Atlanta’ follows the next generation of the city’s trailblazing young professionals who are hungry to achieve their dreams and find love as they struggle to resolve heartbreaks from the past. Aggressive in both their professional and personal lives, each hopes to make their mark in the cutthroat industries of fashion, music, event planning and business while taking advantage of Atlanta’s hot social scene.

Wednesday September 18:

Survivor: Blood vs. Water‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Blood vs. Water relationships are put to the ultimate test on Day 1, when castaways are shocked to learn they will be separated from their loved ones and have to compete against each other on separate tribes. Meanwhile, a former castaway attempts to rehabilitate their reputation, on a special 90-minute premiere

America’s Got Talent‘ (9pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

‘America’s Got Talent’ host Nick Cannon will reveal who has been chosen as the most talented act in America and award the $1 million prize in this special 2-hour finale show. The evening will include special performances by musical guests. Howard Stern, Mel B, Heidi Klum and Howie Mandel star as the celebrity panel of judges.

Big Brother’ (9:30pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Find out whether GinaMarie, Spencer or Andy take home the $500,000 grand prize in the special 90-minute season finale.

Thursday September 19:

Million Second Quiz‘ (8pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Ryan Seacrest hosts the live finale of this fast-paced interactive game show where contestants test the limits of their knowledge, endurance and will to win from a three-story hourglass-shaped structure in the heart of Manhattan. As the million second draw to a close, the champions will compete in a grand finale and the ultimate winner will claim the largest prize in game show history.

Friday September 20:

Shark Tank‘ (9pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

‘Shark Tank’ is back for a fifth season, with the Sharks continuing the search to invest in the best businesses and products that America has to offer. In 2013 ‘Shark Tank’ received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Reality Program and won the Summer TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming.

Sunday September 22:

Dexter‘ (9pm on Showtime) **Series Finale** Record Now

Dexter is torn between fleeing the country with Hannah and Harrison, and taking Saxon out in the last episode of the series. How will it all end