What’s On TV Tonight? – Listings for 01/07/2015

American Idol returns for Season 14! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the listings for 01/07/2015:

8:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: American Idol [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Auditions No. 1”) – Hopefuls from Nashville, Tenn., audition for the judges. (FOX)

Live From The Red Carpet: The 2015 People’s Choice Awards [LIVE] – Red carpet arrivals for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. (E!)

The Middle (“Pam Freakin’ Staggs”) – Frankie starts hanging out with a woman who was one of the popular girls when they went to high school together; Mike learns Brick received the Athlete of the Month award; Axl tries to get Devin Levin to go out with him. (ABC)

The Mentalist (“Green Light”) – Abbott must make a difficult decision when his former boss tries to blackmail him to keep quiet about a botched DEA raid. (CBS)

The Mysteries of Laura (“The Mystery of the Frozen Foodie”) – While investigating a case involving the culinary world, Laura develops a crush on a potential suspect. (NBC)

8:30 PM ET

The Goldbergs (“DannyDonnieJoeJonJordan”) – After an incident in the garage, Murray demands that the family clean it out; Erica has a hard time parting with her New Kids on the Block memorabilia. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

People’s Choice Awards 2015 [LIVE] – At the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, festivities honor fans’ favorites in movies, music and TV; hosts Anna Faris and Allison Janney; scheduled performers include Lady Antebellum, Iggy Azalea and Fall Out Boy. (CBS)

Modern Family (“The Day We Almost Died”) – When a near-death experience leads to several members of the family deciding to make life changes, the rest of the clan bears the brunt of their new attitudes. (ABC)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (“Forgiving Rollins”) – After being found unconscious in her hotel bathroom, an Atlanta detective — in town for a law-enforcement conference — says that she was raped; Rollins discovers a personal connection to the suspect. (NBC)

Empire [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Pilot”) – Lucious Lyon, the head of a music empire, learns he has a disease and must choose one of his sons to take over his reign; Lucious’ ex-wife tries to claim her share after being released from prison. (FOX)

Little Women: LA (“Mama Drama”) – Tonya learns that Briana and Trevore have been talking behind her back; Trevore has an explosive lunch with his mother; Briana considers telling her daughter that she is a little person. (Lifetime)

Love Thy Neighbor [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Sarah”) – Upon a visit to the Love Train Diner, Sarah exposes her relationship with Philip. (OWN)

My 600-Lb. Life: Where Are They Now? [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Zsalynn and Christina”) – Zsalynn struggles between fighting her weight and fighting for her marriage; Christina releases the negativity in her life and finally begins to live. (TLC)

Mob Wives (“RATalie”) – Natalie gets closer to the Staten Island circle with her move to New York; Renee tries to rebuild her relationship with the crew; Drita hears news about Natalie. (VH1)

9:30 PM ET

Duck Dynasty (“The Cannonball Runs”) – Jase enters an outhouse race, where the Robertsons face an unexpected rival; Willie enlists the ladies to be taste testers as he tries to create the world’s best bologna sandwich for his Duck Diner. (A&E)

Blackish (“Law of Attraction”) – Dre worries Rainbow is questioning his manliness, so Pops tries to help his son save face. (ABC)

Mystery Diners (“Bad Credit”) – Chef Chai, the owner of a restaurant in Honolulu, notices multiple ticket voids and calls in Charles for help. (Food Network)

10:00 PM ET

American Horror Story: Freak Show (“Magical Thinking”) – Elsa prepares for her move to Hollywood; the twins grow enamored with a traveling salesman; Dell plots Jimmy’s escape from police custody. (FX)

Top Chef (“For Julia & Jacques”) – The chefs flash back to their college days when they must prepare a ramen noodle dish judged by Andy Cohen and his college roommate, Dave Ansel; chef Jacques Pepin challenges the chefs to create a dish inspired by Julia Child’s cooking techniques. (Bravo)

Snooki & JWOWW (“Summer’s Over…Back to the Basement”) – Jenni gets a makeover and takes her family on a camping trip; Snooki and Jionni begin to decorate their house. (MTV)

Chicago PD (“Shouldn’t Have Been Alone”) – The intelligence team works to find those responsible for Burgess’ wounds; a search of the house provides valuable information. (NBC)

Wahlburgers [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Wedding Bliss & Big Papi Hits”) – Paul creates a specialty burger for Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, but has concerns about jinxing the player’s performance; Donnie comes up with a unique solution when Alma is afraid to fly to his Chicago-area wedding. (A&E)

Big Women: Big Love (“Potatoes and Cheese”) – The women travel to Los Angeles for a dating seminar; Jenn and Jessica have a heated argument; Kristi gets wild on the dance floor. (Lifetime)

Fix My Choir (“Go with the Flow”) – The Flow choir is tired of their director’s constant bullying and they are all ready to quit; Deitrick and Michelle hope to help them settle their differences. (Oxygen)

My Strange Addiction [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Men in Doll Suits”) – A look into female maskers: men who dress in rubber suits and masks to look like female dolls as they step into public for a rubber doll rendezvous. (TLC)

Hot in Cleveland (“The Young and the Restless”) – Joy helps Melanie convince Jenna to attend medical school; Victoria obsesses about a nude scene; Elka takes Lance, the “Councilman for the Day,” under her wing. (TV Land)

Hindsight [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Pilot”) – The night before her second wedding, a woman has reservations about her life and her fiancé; after passing out at her childhood home, Becca wakes up in 1995. (VH1)

SWV Reunited (“No Backup”) – Lelee’s sights on recapturing the sound that made SWV a success; Taj and Coko have mixed feelings about revisiting the past. (WE TV)

10:30 PM ET

Donnie Loves Jenny [SERIES PREMIERE] (“The Wedding”) – Jenny flies to Chicago to make final wedding preparations while Donnie is tasked with transporting her wedding dress; Donnie plans a surprise for Alma, who is traveling to the happy occasion by tour bus. (A&E)

The Exes (“Requiem for a Dream”) – The gang attends a silent auction for charity; Haskell wins a police ride-along; Phil gets a dinner with his favorite television sitcom mother; Stuart and Holly share a cooking lesson. (TV Land)

11:00 PM ET

Watch What Happens: Live – Actor Patrick Wilson (“Let’s Kill Ward’s Wife”); TV show host Nicole Wallace (“The View”). (Bravo)

Snooki & JWOWW (“Dear Snooki & JWOWW”) – Snooki & JWOWW answer viewer mail. (MTV)

Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out – Brandon T. Jackson; “Turn Up for What”; “Family Reunion”; “Got Props”; “The Wildstyle”; Wonder Broz perform with Sage the Gemini. (MTV 2)

E! News (“In Studio: Harry Connick Jr.”) – In studio segment with actor Harry Connick Jr. (E!)

Restaurant: Impossible (“Fitness: Impossible”) – Robert Irvine shares his passion for health, fitness, food and family, along with advice on health and fitness. (Food Network)

11:30 PM ET

Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out – Maino; “Turn Up for What”; “Got Props”; “The Chick Napper”; “The Wildstyle”; Yo Gotti performs with Rich Homie Quan. (MTV 2)

At Midnight – Andy Daly; Brett Gelman; Paul Scheer. (Comedy Central)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Taken”) – Forest Whitaker (“Taken 3”); hot topics. (BET)


The Daily Show With Jon Stewart is joined by Director Ava DuVernay. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan features Actress Elizabeth Banks; actor Vinnie Jones; Sir Sly performs. (11:00 PM, TBS)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon welcomes Actor Liam Neeson; actors Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein; comic Simon Amstell. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Late Show With David Letterman has Actress Julianne Moore; sportscaster Marv Albert; Catfish and the Bottlemen perform; Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio present the Top Ten list. (11:35 PM, CBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live is joined by TV-show host Bill Maher; actor Nick Kroll; The Lone Bellow performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers features Actress Jane Lynch; actress Lucy Hale; Haerts performs. (12:35 AM, NBC)

The Late Late Show welcomes Guest host Drew Carey; actor Mark Harmon; actress Jessica St. Clair; comic Esther Povitsky. (12:35 AM, CBS)

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