NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday January 4, 2015 - Saturday January 10, 2015 By Bradley Adams (December 19, 2014, 8:10 pm)
Law and Order SVU, Parenthood, Chicago Fire, About A Boy, Chicago PD, The Mysteries of Laura
NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday January 4, 2015 - Saturday January 10, 2015
"STATE OF AFFAIRS"
01/05/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : Sixty-five photos of national landmarks suddenly surface, all featuring the är rissãlah symbol. Meanwhile, a college student claiming to be an är rissãlah operative breaks into the White House. The 7th floor team works to figure out the identities of the picture takers as the hunt for Al Moosari continues. Charlie (Katherine Heigl), now in Yemen, desperately tries to make contact with her asset while evading the Yemeni secret police. Nick’s (guest star Chris L. McKenna) masked captor lets him go only to lead him to his next mission. Back at Langley, Lucas (Adam Kaufman) takes the lead on the interrogation of a potential, and very controversial, är rissãlah member. At the same time, President Payton (Alfre Woodard) must make a hard choice between getting a much-needed win or holding out for her long-term goal of killing Sheikh Hakam. Sheila Vand, Tommy Savas, Cliff Chamberlain and David Harbour also star. Guest starring Nestor Carbonell, Melinda McGraw and Anil Kumar.
01/06/2015 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Tuesday) : THE GANG PREPARES TO ATTEND A BABY SHOWER PARTY TOGETHER – ANNIE AND JAKE CONSIDER THEIR OWN FAMILY PLANNING – The gang makes preparations to attend a baby shower but nobody can remember the first name of the host and they have developed elaborate ways to hide this fact. Meanwhile, Annie (Casey Wilson) and Jake (Ken Marino) are considering their own family planning and their impending appointment with their fertility specialist "Dr. What’s-His-Name" (John Ross Bowie, "The Big Bang Theory") has put Jake a little on edge. Sarah Wright Olsen, John Gemberling and Tymberlee Hill also star.
"ABOUT A BOY"
"ABOUT A MANNIVERSARY"
01/06/2015 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : WILL AND MARCUS CELEBRATE THEIR MANNIVERSARY–LISA LOEB GUEST STARS–To celebrate a year of friendship, Marcus (Benjamin Stockham) convinces Will (David Walton ) to take him to the Golden Gate FemFest. Much to his chagrin, Will obliges and attempts to sneak backstage to fulfill Marcus’ dreams of meeting Lisa Loeb (guest starring as herself), who is headlining the festival. Meanwhile, Dakota (guest star Leslie Bibb) helps Fiona (Minnie Driver) prepare for a night of intimacy with Chris (guest star Chris Diamantopoulos). Al Madrigal and Annie Mumulo also star.
"LET HIM DIE"
01/06/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : FIREHOUSE 51 GOES INTO CRISIS MODE WHEN TWO MEMBERS ARE ABDUCTED–The firehouse receives unsettling news when two of their own come up missing following a routine call, prompting members of Chicago P.D. to lead the search. Meanwhile, Casey (Jesse Spencer) and Dawson (Monica Raymund) have a hard time figuring how to juggle their personal and professional lives. Elsewhere, Chief Boden (Eamonn Walker) and Donna struggle with news that their newborn has potential complications and they receive a surprise out-of-town visitor. Taylor Kinney, Kara Killmer, Charlie Barnett, David Eigenberg, Yuri Sardarov, Joe Minoso and Christian Stolte star. Richard Roundtree, Jesse Lee Soffer, Randy Flagler, Edwin Hodge, Melissa Ponzio and James Russo guest star.
"THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA"
"THE MYSTERY OF THE FROZEN FOODIE"
01/07/2015 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : The 2nd Precinct detectives enter New York's culinary world to take on a chilling case. But things start heating up for Laura when a potential suspect turns into a serious crush.
"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"
01/07/2015 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : WHEN A PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIP CROSSES THE LINE, DETECTIVE ROLLINS (KELLI GIDDISH) MUST FACE HER PAST TO SUPPORT ANOTHER FEMALE OFFICER. GUEST STAR HARRY HAMLIN RETURNS.
Atlanta's Deputy Chief Charles Patton (Hamlin) and his newest detective, Reese Taymor (guest star Dreama Walker) visit New York for a law enforcement conference. When Reese is found unconscious in her hotel bathroom, she cries rape at the scene but changes her story when Sgt. Benson (Mariska Hargitay) arrives. When Rollins uncovers a personal connection to the suspect, ADA Barba (Raúl Esparza) seeks her help in the courtroom and she’s forced to confront the demons of her past to stop a dangerous predator. Also starring Ice-T (Det. Tutuola) and Danny Pino (Det. Nick Amaro). Also guest starring Peter Gallagher (Deputy Chief William Dodds), Delaney Williams (Counselor John Buchanan), Jenna Stern (Judge Elana Barth) and Myk Watford (Captain Sam Reynolds).
"SHOULDN'T HAVE BEEN ALONE"
01/07/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : A ROUTINE CHECK ON A POTENTIAL TERRORIST THREAT PUTS BURGESS IN THE HOSPITAL AND INTELLIGENCE ON THE CASE OF A WELL-PLANNED SERIES OF RELATED CRIMES. With Burgess (Marina Squerciati) in the hospital after suffering gunshot wounds, the intelligence team is determined to find the people responsible. Lindsay (Sophia Bush) delays her start so she can help with this case. Search of the house provides a lead and when a bomb is triggered a key suspect is found. Meanwhile the team takes turns watching over Burgess. Voight (Jason Beghe) informs Burgess of a new opportunity that this affords her. Also starring Jon Seda, Jesse Lee Soffer, Patrick Flueger, Elias Koteas, LaRoyce Hawkins, Brian Geraghty and Amy Morton.
"NAKED AND AFRAID"
01/08/2015 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Thursday) : In the midst of a high profile case, a hacker releases an incriminating photo of Rebecca (Kate Walsh). Meanwhile, Gary (Ryan Hansen) is solicited for therapeutic advice. Also starring Tone Bell, Miguel Sandoval and John Ducey. Amy Rhodes, Seth Morris, Christina Moore and Tim Bagley guest star.
"A TO Z"
"K IS FOR KEEP OUT"
01/08/2015 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : ANDREW AND ZELDA STUGGLE TO FIND ALONE TIME TOGETHER–Between the constant distractions of Stu (Henry Zebrowski), Stephie (Lenora Crichlow) and her new boyfriend Joseph (guest star Echo Kellum), Andrew (Ben Feldman) and Zelda (Cristin Milioti) can’t seem to get in any alone time. This causes some friction and Andrew and Stu start to look for separate apartments. Meanwhile, Big Bird (Christina Kirk) recruits Lora (Hong Chau) for some girl talk as they strategize a way to get Dane (guest star Wayne Wilderson) to notice Big Bird. Also starring Parvesh Cheena and Katey Sagal as the Narrator.
"HOW DID WE GET HERE?"
01/08/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : THE BRAVERMANS RALLY IN THE FACE OF CRISIS- Zeek (Craig T. Nelson) is rushed to the hospital and the entire family hurries to his side. As Adam (Peter Krause) and Crosby (Dax Shepard) nervously await news of Zeek's health, a serious emergency at The Luncheonette pulls them away. At the hospital, Joel (Sam Jaeger) sticks by Julia (Erika Christensen), offering unwavering support, and further blurring the lines of their relationship.
Also starring: Monica Potter, Lauren Graham, Miles Heizer, Joy Bryant, Bonnie Bedelia and special guest star Ray Romano