There are only days left until the official start of the fall TV season, but plenty of shows are debuting their new seasons on Friday (Sept. 20).
In anticipation of new shows’ premieres, check out these returning favorites on your Friday night.
8 p.m. ET/PT:
“Last Man Standing” (Season 3 premiere, ABC): Mike (Tim Allen) learns that Kyle’s (Christoph Sanders) new-found interest in philosophy is distracting him from his work. He also worries about Boyd (Flynn Morrison) attending a bilingual school. “Duck Dynasty’s” Willie and Si Robertson guest star.
“The Watsons Go To Birmingham” (TV movie premiere, Hallmark): Hallmark’s latest made-for-TV movie takes viewers back to the Summer of 1963 when the Watson family goes on a vacation to Birmingham, Ala. for a healthy dose of Grandma Sands (LaTanya Richardson Jackson). During their summer down South, they realize that life in Birmingham is much different than the one they have in Flint, Mich.
8:30 p.m. ET/PT:
“Dog With A Blog” (Season 2 premiere, Disney): Avery (G. Hannelius) heads back to school to discover she’s the only one who didn’t have a growth spurt. Her mother tries to help her feel more comfortable with her body, which just ends up with a more awkward situation for everyone.
“The Neighbors” (Season 2 premiere, ABC): Reggie (Tim Jo) and Amber (Clara Mamet) tell their families about their relationship. Meanwhile, a surprise guest competes for Reggie’s affection. Jerry Springer guest stars.
9 p.m. ET/PT:
“Shark Tank” (Season 5 premiere, ABC): Expect to see Barbara Corcoran and Lori Greiner go head-to-head for the first time ever. Pitches include savory cake balls, gourmet pickles and a new mobile app with a modern spin on traditional postcards. Also, “Shark Tank” offers updates on Tracy Noonan and Danielle Desroches from Season 4.