'We Can Be Heroes'
A sequel of sorts to 2005's "Sharkboy and Lavagirl", the latest from director Robert Rodriguez shines the spotlight on a new crop of preteen superheroes. In addition to the youngsters, the cast includes Pedro Pascal, Priyanka Chopra, Boyd Holbrook, Christian Slater, Christopher McDonald and Taylor Dooley reprising the role of an all-grown-up Lavagirl.
* Jan. 1
'Call Me Kat'
Mayim Bialik stars in this new sitcom executive produced by her "Big Bang Theory" co-star Jim Parsons.
Bialik stars as Kat, a single woman who uses the money her parents have been saving up for her wedding and instead uses it to fulfill her lifelong dream of opening a cat cafe. Also starring Leslie Jordan, Swoosie Kurtz, Kyla Pratt and Cheyenne Jackson.
* Jan. 3
'Gordon Ramsay's America Road Trip'
In this new two-hour special, Gordon Ramsay hits the road with best friends Gino D’Acampo and Fred Sirieix as they travel across the Western United States, with all their experiences — culinary or otherwise — chronicled along the way.
* Jan. 5
'The Masked Dancer'
It's "The Masked Singer" — but with dancing. That's pretty much all you need to know about this wacky new spinoff, hosted by Craig Robinson of "The Office" fame.
Handing out wildly inaccurate guesses are panelists Paula Abdul, Ashley Tisdale, Brian Austin Green and, of course, Ken Jeong, who's not so busy that he can't do double duty on both shows.
* Jan. 6
'Name That Tune'
"30 Rock"/"Kimmy Schmidt" star Jane Krakowski hosts this new remake of the iconic game show, which first started on radio back in 1952.
The premise remains the same: contestants are played a snippet of a song, which they must then identify by name.
* Jan. 6
'Celebrity Wheel Of Fortune'
Fans of the original "Wheel of Fortune" are certain to love this celebrity version, with host Pat Sajak and letter-turner Vanna White welcoming a bevy of stars, all competing for a $1 million donation to the charity of their choice.
* Jan. 7
Expectations are high for this new NBC comedy, the latest from "30 Rock" creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock.
Ted Danson ("The Good Place") stars as Neil Bremer, a retired businessman who runs for mayor of Los Angeles to prove to his daughter that he is not a "useless old man." When he's unexpectedly elected, Bremer realizes the learning curve involved in running L.A. is pretty steep. Also starring Bobby Moynihan, Holly Hunter, Kyla Kenedy, and Mike Cabellon.
* Jan. 7
Based on a British format, this new game show finds contestants in a heated competition that pits their trivia knowledge against that a rotating trio consisting of the biggest-winning "Jeopardy!" champions ever: Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and James Holzhauer. Sara Haines ("The View") hosts.
* Jan. 7
Fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been anxiously awaiting this ultra-weird hybrid of superhero drama and wacky comedy, with Avengers members Vision (Paul Bettany) and Scarlet Witch, a.k.a. Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) as a suburban couple in a 1950s-style TV sitcom.
* Jan. 15
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"Supernatural" star Jared Padalecki is the titular Texas Ranger in this new reboot of the iconic Chuck Norris hit, "Walker, Texas Ranger".
* Jan. 21
'The White Tiger
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Based on the bestselling novel, Balram Halwai (Adarsh Gourav) narrates his epic and darkly humorous rise from poor villager to successful entrepreneur in modern India. The cunning and ambitious protagonist jockeys his way into becoming a driver for Ashok (Rajkummar Rao) and Pinky (Priyanka Chopra Jonas), who have just returned from America. Society has trained Balram to be one thing — a servant — so he makes himself indispensable to his rich masters. But after a night of betrayal, he realizes the corrupt lengths they will go to trap him and save themselves. On the verge of losing everything, Balram rebels against a rigged and unequal system to rise up and become a new kind of master.
* Jan. 22
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Based on the 1980s TV drama and the more-recent Denzel Washington-starring movies, Queen Latifah stars as Robyn McCall, an enigmatic woman with a mysterious background who uses her extensive skills as a former CIA operative to help those with nowhere else to turn. While her friends and family see McCall as as an average single mom quietly raising her teenage daughter, to a trusted few she is known as the Equalizer, an anonymous guardian angel and defender of the downtrodden.
* Feb. 7
'Superman & Lois'
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After years of facing megalomaniacal super-villains, monsters wreaking havoc on Metropolis and alien invaders intent on wiping out the human race, the world’s most famous superhero, the Man of Steel, a.k.a. Clark Kent (Tyler Hoechlin) and and crusading journalist Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch), come face to face with one of their biggest challenge yet: dealing with all the stress, pressures and complexities that come with being working parents in today’s society.
Complicating the already daunting job of raising two boys, Clark and Lois must also concern themselves with whether or not their sons Jonathan and Jordan could inherit their father’s Kryptonian superpowers as they grow older.
* Feb. 23