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All The 2015 TV Premiere Dates You Need To Know

The new year is bringing the return and debuts of some really fantastic television!

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It's been over a month since our favorite TV shows left us with painstaking cliffhangers (::cough, cough:: The Good Wife and How to Get Away With Murder ::cough, cough::), but the wait is finally over: Starting Jan. 4, TV is officially back!

Though this might also mean we're nearing the end of some of the most beloved series on television (Parenthood and Parks and Recreation), the good news is there's an array of highly anticipated new shows premiering (which are marked with asterisks below), from AMC's Breaking Bad spinoff Better Call Saul, to a (finally!) female-fronted Marvel story Marvel's Agent Carter, plus a few new late shows joining the ranks.

Since many of these new series were announced last May, here are some refreshers on ABC's, CBS's, NBC's, Fox's, and The CW's new shows coming this year.

Below, you'll find a chronological list of new show premiere dates; the return dates for your favorite network, cable, and premium cable scripted shows; the debut dates of some highly anticipated TV movies (like Lifetime's Whitney); and the big awards show air dates.

Happy viewing!

Sunday, Jan. 4

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The Simpsons (8 p.m., Fox)

Galavant* (8 p.m., ABC)

Madam Secretary (8 p.m., CBS)

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (8:30 p.m., Fox)

The Good Wife (9 p.m., CBS)

Downton Abbey (9 p.m., PBS)

Family Guy (9 p.m., Fox)

Celebrity Apprentice (9 p.m., NBC)

Sister Wives (9 p.m., TLC)

Resurrection (9:01 p.m., ABC)

Bob's Burgers (9:30 p.m., Fox)

CSI (10 p.m., CBS)

Total Divas (10 p.m., E!)

Revenge (10:01 p.m., ABC)

Monday, Jan. 5

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The Bachelor (8 p.m., ABC)

2 Broke Girls (8 p.m., CBS)

Antiques Roadshow (8 p.m., PBS)

Gotham (8 p.m., Fox)

Mike & Molly (8:30 p.m., CBS)

Sleepy Hollow (9 p.m., Fox)

Scorpion (9 p.m., CBS)

State of Affairs (10 p.m., NBC)

NCIS: Los Angeles (10 p.m., CBS)

Child Genius* (10 p.m., Lifetime)

Cougar Town (10:30 p.m., TBS)

Tuesday, Jan. 6

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Pretty Little Liars (8 p.m., ABC Family)

Marvel’s Agent Carter* (8 p.m., ABC)

MasterChef Junior (8 p.m., Fox)

NCIS (8 p.m., CBS)

NCIS: New Orleans (9 p.m., CBS)

Switched at Birth (9 p.m., ABC Family)

The Haves and Have Nots (9 p.m., OWN)

Marry Me (9 p.m., NBC)

New Girl (9 p.m., Fox)

The Mindy Project (9:30 p.m., Fox)

About A Boy (9:30 p.m., NBC)

Person of Interest (10 p.m., CBS)

Cougar Town (10 p.m., TBS)

Real Husbands of Hollywood (10 p.m., BET)

Chicago Fire (10 p.m., NBC)

Forever (10 p.m., ABC)

The Challenge: Battle of the Exes II (11 p.m., MTV)

Wednesday, Jan. 7

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The Middle (8 p.m., ABC)

The Mentalist (8 p.m., CBS)

The Mysteries of Laura (8 p.m., NBC)

American Idol (8 p.m., Fox)

The Goldbergs (8:30 p.m., ABC)

People's Choice Awards (9 p.m., CBS)

Empire* (9 p.m., Fox)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (9 p.m., NBC)

Love Thy Neighbor (9 p.m., OWN)

Modern Family (9 p.m., ABC)

Black-ish (9:30 p.m., ABC)

Duck Dynasty (9:30 p.m., A&E)

Chicago PD (10 p.m., NBC)

Top Chef: Boston (10 p.m., Bravo)

American Horror Story: Freak Show (10 p.m., FX)

Wahlburgers (10 p.m., A&E)

Hindsight* (10 p.m., VH1)

Donnie Loves Jenny* (10:30 p.m., A&E)

Thursday, Jan. 8

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The Big Bang Theory (8 p.m., CBS)

The Biggest Loser: Glory Days (8 p.m., NBC)

Mom (8:30 p.m., CBS)

Two and a Half Men (9 p.m., CBS)

Bad Judge (9 p.m., NBC)

A to Z (9:30 p.m., NBC)

The McCarthys (9:30 p.m., CBS)

Elementary (10 p.m., CBS)

Parenthood (10 p.m., NBC)

Portlandia (10 p.m., IFC)

Archer (10 p.m., FX)

Babylon* (10 p.m., Sundance TV)

Friday, Jan. 9

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Glee (8 p.m., Fox)

Last Man Standing (8 p.m., ABC)

Cristela (8:30 p.m., ABC)

Shark Tank (9 p.m., ABC)

Cold Justice (8 p.m., TNT)

Hart of Dixie (9 p.m., The CW)

Banshee (10 p.m., Cinemax)

Comedy Bang! Bang! (11 p.m., IFC)

Sunday, Jan. 11

HBO

Mulaney (7 p.m., Fox)

Golden Globe Awards (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, NBC)

Shameless (9 p.m., Showtime)

Girls (9 p.m., HBO)

Togetherness* (9:30 p.m., HBO)

House of Lies (10 p.m., Showtime)

Looking (10 p.m., HBO)

Episodes (10:30 p.m., Showtime)

Wednesday, Jan. 14

Showtime

Snoop & Son: A Dad’s Dream* (7 p.m., ESPN)

Melissa & Joey (8 p.m., ABC Family)

Baby Daddy (8:30 p.m., ABC Family)

Criminal Minds (9 p.m., CBS)

Stalker (10 p.m., CBS)

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (10 p.m., FXX)

Workaholics (10 p.m., Comedy Central)

The Game (10 p.m., BET)

Man Seeking Woman* (10:30 p.m., FXX)

Broad City (10:30 p.m., Comedy Central)

Guy Code (10:30 p.m., MTV2)

Web Therapy (11 p.m., Showtime)

Monday, Jan. 19

The CW

The Originals (8 p.m., The CW)

The Fosters (8 p.m., ABC Family)

Chasing Life (9 p.m., ABC Family)

Jane The Virgin (9 p.m., The CW)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore* (11:30 p.m., Comedy Central)

Thursday, Jan. 22

Fox

The Vampire Diaries (8 p.m., The CW)

Reign (9 p.m., The CW)

Backstrom* (9 p.m., Fox)

Nightwatch* (10 p.m., A&E)

This Is Not Happening* (12:30 a.m., Comedy Central)

Sunday, Feb. 8

AMC

Grammy Awards (8 p.m., CBS)

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst* (8 p.m., HBO)

The Walking Dead (9 p.m., AMC)

Better Call Saul* (10 p.m., AMC)

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (11 p.m., HBO)