What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘Survivor’ Premiere, ‘Big Brother’ Finale, ‘Empire’ on Wednesday

Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X is here for its season premiere alongside the season finale of Big Brother and the season premiere of Empire! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Wednesday 09/21/2016:

8:00 PM ET

Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X [SEASON PREMIERE] (“May the Best Generation Win”) – Millenials battle Gen X as contestants from both generations compete; a powerful storm leads to a first in Survivor history, and one castaway gets a big advantage in the game. (CBS)

The Goldbergs [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Breakfast Club”) – Adam tries to up his coolness level on the first day of high school; Beverly gets her teaching certification but is subsequently demoted to sub-janitor; the Goldberg kids are sent to Saturday detention. (ABC)

Blindspot (“Heave Fiery Knot”) – The team must prevent a crooked DEA agent from selling stinger missiles to a drug cartel; Weller tries to keep the unit together under the pressure of Jane’s conflict with the others, and the addition of Nas as co-leader. (NBC)

Lethal Weapon [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Pilot”) – After losing his wife and unborn child, Martin Riggs, a grieving rogue detective, moves to California to start over at the LAPD; Riggs is partnered with Roger Murtaugh, a by-the-book detective, who is a recovering heart attack victim. (FOX)

8:30 PM ET

Speechless [SERIES PREMIERE] (“P-I-PILOT”) – Maya DiMeo moves her family to a new school district to accommodate the needs of her son with cerebral palsy; the situation doesn’t live up to expectations, but before she tries to move the family again, J.J. makes a connection. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

Modern Family [SEASON PREMIERE] (“A Tale of Three Cities”) – The Dunphys travel to New York, while Mitch, Cam and Lily visit the Midwest, and Jay, Gloria, Manny and Joe go to Mexico; the family gets together for Father’s Day. (ABC)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Terrorized”) – When a young boy is found alone in Central Park, the search for his parents leads to evidence of a planned mass-casualty event in the city; the SVU works with the joint-terrorism task force to identify the suspects and the motive. (NBC)

Empire [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Light in Darkness”) – Hakeem leaves the altar, and a rooftop fight between Anika and Rhonda leads to a tragic fall; Lucious uses his streaming service to pursue his music legacy and clashes with Tariq, who leads a federal task force to investigate him. (FOX)

Whose Line Is It Anyway? (“Jonathan Mangum 2”) – Guest comic Jonathan Mangum. (The CW)

Car Matchmaker (“Mighty Minis”) – A mechanic seeks the Mini Cooper of his dreams; Spike selects three different variations of the iconic vehicle to show the buyer. (Esquire)

9:30 PM ET

Big Brother [SEASON FINALE] – A winner is crowned. (CBS)

Blackish [SEASON PREMIERE] (“VIP”) – Dre decides to take the family on a first-class vacation to Walt Disney World; while Dre and the kids get VIP treatment, Bow, Pops and Ruby set off on their own Disney adventure. (ABC)

10:00 PM ET

American Horror Story: Roanoke (“Chapter 2”) – An all-new episode of the horror series. (FX)

Catfish: The TV Show (“Andrew & Zach”) – After believing he has met the perfect match, a text message from a friend reveals shocking new information. (MTV)

Designated Survivor [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Pilot”) – Lower-level cabinet member Tom Kirkman becomes president of the United States after a catastrophic attack on the U.S. Capitol; Kirkman must keep the country and his family safe while leading the search for the those responsible for the attack. (ABC)

Chicago P.D. [SEASON PREMIERE] (“The Silos”) – The victim of a murder-arson case is discovered to have been wearing a CPD issued wire at the time of his death; Burgess meets her new partner; Cmdr. Crowley questions Lindsay about the night intelligence pursued Justin’s killer. (NBC)

South Park – An all-new episode of the animated comedy series. (Comedy Central)

You’re the Worst (“Men Get Strong”) – Gretchen helps Jimmy deal with a tragedy; Lindsay tries to be a good mom. (FXX)

Mr. Robot [SEASON FINALE] (“eps2.9pyth0n-pt2.p7z”) – Angela makes an acquaintance; Darlene realizes she is in too deep; an old friend reveals everything to Elliot. (USA Network)

11:00 PM ET

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

11:30 PM ET

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Cheryl Hines; Johnny Pemberton; Artemis Pebdani. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is joined by Talk show host Wendy Williams. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan welcomes Actor Eric Andre; Catfish & The Bottlemen performs. (11:00 PM, TBS)

Watch What Happens: Live features Journalist Tamron Hall. (11:00 PM, Bravo)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has TV host Kelly Ripa; actress Priyanka Chopra; Band of Horses performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert is joined by Actor Ethan Hawke; actor Tim Meadows; Wilco performs; Nile Rodgers sits in with Jon Batiste and Stay Human. (11:35 PM, CBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live features Actress Lupita Nyong’o; TV host Bill O’Reilly; Jake Owen performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers welcomes Actor Omari Hardwick; James Blake performs; Elaine Bradley sits in with the 8G Band. (12:35 AM, NBC)

The Late Late Show With James Corden has Actor Kurt Russell; actress Ellen Pompeo; actress Kristen Bell; Banks & Steelz performs. (12:35 AM, CBS)

Last Call With Carson Daly is joined by Actress Grace Helbig; actress Mamrie Hart; actress Hannah Hart; Peter Bjorn and John perform; actress Scout Durwood and Jessica Rothe. (1:35 AM, NBC)

What, if anything, do you plan on watching on TV tonight? Sound off in the comments!

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