TV highlights: A rebooted ‘Dynasty’ premieres on CW

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 | ‘Riverdale’ is back on CW. ‘Mr. Robot’ returns to USA.

Survivor (CBS at 8) A castaway’s feelings for another tribemate leads them to divulge too much information to the competition.

Empire (Fox at 8) A financial issue leads Cookie to recall her time in prison

Speechless (ABC at 8:30) Ray creates a fake charity in an effort to impress his girlfriend.

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC at 9) Brooke Shields guest stars.

Queen Sugar (OWN at 10) Charley’s mother opens up about her relationship with Ernest Bordelon.


Dynasty (CW at 9) “Gossip Girl” creators Stephanie Savage and Josh Schwartz are behind this remake of the 1980s prime-time soap about internal warfare within the superwealthy Carrington empire. Expect a few updates — namely a nod to current politics and an Atlanta Zip code (the original was set in Denver).

The Story of Us With Morgan Freeman (National Geographic at 9) Morgan Freeman travels the world in an attempt to find out what unites us in this six-part series from the producers of “The Story of God.”


Chance (Hulu streaming) Season 2.

Mr. Robot (USA at 10) Season 3.

The Shannara Chronicles (Spike at 10) Season 2 premieres on a new network.


Bygone D.C. (WETA at 8) This one-hour special examines the history of different areas of the District, parts of which endure despite the city’s dramatic changes.

Late Night

Fallon (NBC at 11:34) Margot Robbie, Stephen Moyer, Rachel Feinstein, Daveed Diggs.

Colbert (CBS at 11:35) Andrew Garfield, Tracey Ullman, Wolf Parade.

Kimmel (ABC at 11:35) Renée Zellweger, Marc Maron, Sir Rosevelt.

Corden (CBS at 12:37) Josh Gad, Rachel Bloom, Michelle Dockery, Charlie Puth.

Meyers (NBC at 12:37) Taran Killam, Japandroids.

— Bethonie Butler

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