Our weekly roundup of this week’s must-see Global primetime episodes.
State Of Affairs – “The War At Home”
Airs Monday, January 26 at 8 et/pt
Charlie and the PDB team race to find the Ar Rissalah 7’s missing bombs before other members of the terrorist cell rise up and attack the homeland. In their hunt, Charlie must enlist the help of a former adversary, Professor Ahmad Ahmadi (guest star Anil Kumar). As domestic fear and suspicion builds, President Payton (Alfre Woodard) is under fire for her close ties to the CIA and faces a new political threat from Senator Burke (guest star Rex Linn). Meanwhile, Operation Bellerophon is jeopardized when Nick Vera (guest star Chris L. McKenna) and Omar Fatah (guest star Farshad Farahat) pick up a tail in the Philippines.
The Blacklist winter premiere – “Luther Braxton”
Airs Sunday, February 1 after the game
After the mid season finale in November, The Blacklist finally makes it’s return to Global on Sunday after the game. Leaving the audience with many questions such as; will Red recover the evidence Alan Fitch told him to seek? All we can say is, the show is finally back! We don’t want to spoil the audience entirely, so all we’re going to share is a preview airing on Thursday 9 et/pt.
Sleepy Hollow – “Kali Yuga”
Airs Monday, January 26 at 9 et/pt
Nick Hawley is surprised by the sudden return of the beautiful and mysterious Carmilla Pines, a woman from his distant past to whom he owes a debt… and she is ready to collect. Hawley breaks into Crane and Mills’ Archive to procure a book needed to complete her task, and, following some research, Ichabod, Abbie and Jenny learn that Carmilla – in addition to being a treasure hunter and a killer – has also been transformed into a “Vetala”… a demon servant of “Kali”, the Hindu goddess of death and regeneration. Even as our heroes work to figure out a way to rescue Nick and defeat Carmilla – who was Hawley’s Godmother and legal guardian following his parents’ death – Nick agrees to help in her task of breaking into the original Fort Knox, which is rumored to house a treasure trove of occult items, in the hopes of stealing an artifact capable of restoring her humanity.
Phoebe Tonkin guest stars on Stalker – “My Hero”
Airs Wednesday, Janaury 26 at 10 et/pt
You might recognize Phoebe from several popular TV shows such as; The Vampire Diaries, and The Originals. During the episode of Stalker, Phoebe guest stars as a lifeguard. On the episode “My Hero” Beth and Jack must diffuse the threat against a female lifeguard and her loved ones when she becomes the obsession of a mysterious stalker.
Elementary – “The One That Got Away”
Airs Thursday, January 29 at 10 et/pt
As Kitty begins to unravel due to the imminent threat to her safety, Sherlock and Joan intensify their efforts to help her. Also, the origin of Sherlock and Kitty’s relationship is revealed. In addition, guest star Stuart Townsend makes an appearance on the episode as Del Gruner.
Hawaii Five-O “La Po’Ino (Doomsday)”
Airs Friday, January 30 at 9 et/pt
On Friday’s new episode, Five-0 must find a kidnapped patient infected with a contagious and lethal strain of bird flu which the culprits intend to weaponize. How quickly do you think the bird flu can travel throughout the island?