This week on TV: Jan. 5-11
This week on TV: Jan. 5-11

This week on TV: Jan. 5-11

Comedian Ricky Gervais will host the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards for a record fifth time. Sunday, NBC.


The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards — It might not be Hollywood’s most prestigious trophy bash, but this free-flowing celebration of the year’s best movies and TV shows is usually the most entertaining. That should be the case again as Ricky Gervais returns to host for a record fifth time. Snarky and irreverent, Gervais is known for the kind of barbs that puncture A-list egos. At a time when the Oscars and Emmys have gone the no-host route, he’s a welcome sight. Sunday, NBC.


TODAY: After a midseason finale that left James “Ghost” St. Patrick shot by an unknown assailant and possibly fallen to his death, “Power” returns with the first of its final five episodes. Starz.

MONDAY: The run for the roses begins again as a new season of “The Bachelor” kicks off with a three-hour opener. This time it’s airline pilot Pete Weber who is searching for a soul mate among a group of 30 very available women. ABC.

MONDAY: For its second season, “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” corrals 40 new amazing acts from around the world to compete for the crown. Also, Alesha Dixon from “Britain’s Got Talent” joins the judges panel. NBC.

TUESDAY: It’s the clash of the titans on “Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time.” It’s a multi-night, prime-time tournament featuring the three highest money winners in the game show’s long history — Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and James Holzhauer. This should be epic. ABC.

TUESDAY: In the premiere episode of “FBI: Most Wanted,” Jess LaCroix (Julian McMahon) and his elite team of FBI Fugitive Task Force agents track a doctor who’s deeply involved in a world of organized crime and drugs, and is on the run after a phone call records him delivering his wife’s fatal shot. CBS.

WEDNESDAY: TV’s reboot craze continues with “Party of Five.” But this drama has a very different look from the 1990s soap. It follows the five Acosta children — Emilio, Lucia, Beto, Valentina and baby Rafa — as they struggle to survive as a family unit after their parents are deported to Mexico. Freeform.

WEDNESDAY: “Criminal Minds,” one of TV’s longest-running crime dramas, launches its 15th and final season with back-to-back episodes. In the opener, the BAU team investigates an unsub with striking similarities to Rossi’s latest obsession, “The Chameleon.” CBS.

THURSDAY: Our prayers have been answered. “The Good Place” finally returns from a long hiatus to resume its fourth and final season. Savor it — only five episodes remain. NBC.

FRIDAY: In the new crime series “Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector,” Russell Hornsby stars as a former NYPD detective and forensic genius who comes out of retirement to track down a notorious serial killer who set a trap for him five years ago that left him paralyzed. NBC.

SATURDAY: The big-screen blockbuster “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum” makes its television debut. The third installment of the franchise finds the title character (Keanu Reeves) on the run with a bounty placed on him after he kills a crime lord. HBO.

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