What We’re Watching This Week! The Mayor Premiere on ABC. The Return of Queen Sugar on OWN!By The DivaGals | October 1, 2017 | Entertainment
TUESDAY, Oct. 3
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr. SEASON PREMIERE (8 p.m., PBS) Lucky new guests get the opportunity to discover their heritage with the esteemed professor and historian.
Queen Sugar MIDSEASON PREMIERE (9 p.m., OWN) Here’s some sugar that’s oh-so-good for you! Over the two-night premiere, Charley receives an unexpected visit from her mother; Darla takes a huge step in mending her family estrangement by reaching out to share the news of her engagement; Nova’s Zika story causes great concern in the community; Aunt Violet’s condition worsens and Micah finally comes to terms with his emotions surrounding his traumatic encounter with a police officer. The stories continue to unfold on Wednesday, Oct 4 at 10 p.m.
The Mayor SERIE PREMIERE (9:30 p.m., ABC) Breakout star Brandon Michael Hall plays aspiring rapper Courtney Rose, who runs for mayor of his hometown to create some buzz for his music – and then wins! Now he’s really got take charge and make things sing. Yvette Nicole Brown also stars. Catch all of ABC’s fun Tuesday lineup, starting with the final season premiere of The Middle at 8 p.m., followed by season premieres of Fresh Off The Boat and Black’ish.
Kevin (Probably) Saves The World SERIES PREMIERE (10 p.m., ABC) #WBWD Jason Ritter is – well, Kevin – a slacker who encounters his guardian angel? Yvette (Kimberly Hébert Gregory) and realizes his life is truly destined for greatness. Read our exclusive interview with Kimberly!
THURSDAY, Oct. 5
Ghost Wars SERIES PREMIERE (10 p.m., Syfy) #WBWD Vincent D’Onofrio is back! He plays a reverend who’s dealing in a remote Alaskan town overrun by paranormal forces. Kandyse McClure and Avan Jogia also star.
photo credit: ABC/Craig Sjodin