What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, October 8th, 2017What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, October 8th, 2017
TV tonight includes the premiere of Madam Secretary, as well as the finales of Episodes, Dice, The Last Ship, and Chesapeake Shores. What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, October 8th, 2017
   

7:30 Tangled: The Series (Disney) – “The Wrath of Ruthless Ruth”
When The Snuggly Duckling suddenly becomes haunted by its original owner, Ruthless Ruth, Rapunzel helps the Pub Thugs figure out the reason behind the ghost’s return.

8:00 Outlander (Starz) – “Freedom & Whisky”
Brianna grapples with life-changing revelations and Claire must help her come to terms with the fact that she is her father’s daughter. Roger brings news that forces Claire and Brianna to face an impossible choice.

8:00 The Simpsons (FOX) – “Springfield Splendor”
Marge and Lisa turn Lisa’s sad experience into a successful graphic novel-turned-Broadway show, but they struggle with creative differences and ego.

8:00 Wisdom of the Crowd (CBS) – “In the Wild”
A user of Sophe, the cutting-edge crowdsourcing platform, uploads new footage of Jeffrey Tanner’s daughter, Mia, being strong-armed by an unknown man five months prior to her murder. Also, Tanner enlists Sophe to help with Cavanaugh’s case of a missing teenager.

8:30 Ghosted (FOX) – “Bee-Mo”
Leroy and Max take Jermaine trick-or-treating, although Jermaine hopes they’ll drop him off at a party instead. The party becomes the least of their worries when Jermaine is infected with a zombie-esque virus by a demon cat. Meanwhile, Halloween is a busy night, full of paranormal activity, for LaFrey, Annie and Barry at the Bureau Underground.

9:00 Chesapeake Shores (Hallmark) – “Freefall”
Season finale. After Mark offers Trace and his band a worldwide tour deal, Trace and Abby worry about how it might impact their future together. As Nell ponders a lost love from her past, Abby, Jess, and Bree are faced with the possibility of losing their new loves.

9:00 The Deuce (HBO) – “What Kind of Bad?”
Looking for a way out of his construction gig, Bobby tries to change Vincent’s mind about Rudy’s offer. Darlene returns from a trip home with a new girl, disappointing Abby. Roughed up by a john, Candy contemplates a change of careers. After getting busted, Paul explores the underbelly, and the exhilaration, of gay life in the city. With an assist from Alston, Sandra scores a key interview with a pimp.

9:00 Family Guy (FOX) – “Foxx in the Men House”
Peter becomes friends with a cool, handsome paramedic named Stryker Foxx. Wrapped up in his newfound “coolness,” he soon dumps Quagmire, Joe and Cleveland.

9:00 Fear the Walking Dead (AMC) – “El Matadero”
Alicia encounters a potential ally; and Ofelia fights for survival, while Nick uses his skill set for profit in the apocalypse.

9:00 The Last Ship (TNT) – “Detect, Deceive, Destroy”
The crew of Nathan James faces a threat that will test the limits of their Naval tactics and strategies.

9:00 NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS) – “Se Murio El Payaso”
When the daughter of a notorious counterfeiter arrives in Los Angeles, Sam is sent undercover as a financier, while Callen partners with Anna to track the family’s latest scheme.

9:00 Poldark (PBS) – “Episode 2”
Ross goes to revolutionary France; George dispenses rough justice; Drake falls for Morwenna.

9:00 Ray Donovan (Showtime) – “Mister Lucky”
Natalie’s fame puts Ray’s career in jeopardy when, for the first time ever, he becomes the story. Mickey and Daryll celebrate getting the greenlight on their movie. Terry prepares to leave the Fite Club behind for good. Bunchy gets in over his head; Bridget takes Smitty’s problem into her own hands; and Ray hunts down the source of Sam’s problems.

9:30 The Last Man on Earth (FOX) – “Stocko Syndrome”
Tandy devises an escape plan to get away from Pamela and back to Carol and the others. Meanwhile, the rest of the gang encounters a castaway, Glenn, who has been stranded on an island for years.

10:00 Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO) – “The Pickle Gambit”
Larry reaches out to a familiar face, gives a hotel guest sartorial advice and looks to create a diversion to help a friend’s nephew.

10:00 Episodes (Showtime) – “Episode 507”Sneak Peeks
Series finale. Sean and Beverly learn that Matt – offering no explanation – has passed on the new show they created for him. Now they must figure out what lies ahead for their lives and careers without Matt. Carol continues to pursue her lawsuit against Helen and the network. But an encounter at her deposition may take her life in an entirely unexpected direction. 

10:00 The Last Ship (TNT) – “Endgame”
Season finale. Chandler confronts his enemy – and his personal demons – in a final showdown, with the fate of humanity on the line.

10:00 Madam Secretary (CBS) – “News Cycle”
Season premiere. When the assistant vice minister of Timor-Leste suddenly dies during a meeting with Elizabeth on the first day of the U.N General Assembly, she becomes suspicious after the president of Timor-Leste ships the body back without a proper investigation. Also, a “fake news” story surfaces claiming Elizabeth is responsible for the minister’s death, and Dmitri returns to work with Henry.

10:00 Survivor’s Remorse (Starz) – “Future Plans”
Cam and Reggie discuss the future, Cassie seeks spiritual affirmation, and Missy needs a favor from her parents.

10:00 Ten Days in the Valley (ABC) – “Day 2: Cutting Room Floor”
After seeing the security-camera footage of PJ staking out her house the night that Lake went missing, Jane goes on a desperate search to find PJ and question him. Meanwhile, Bird learns the truth about Lake’s nanny; plus Pete, Ali and Tom canvas the neighborhood trying to find Lake.

10:30 Dice (Showtime) – “The Trial”
Season finale. Dice is at an all-time low after losing Carmen, Milkshake and his job. He tries to stay positive but fails after learning he’s lost one more thing: his identity. 

10:35 Vice Principals (HBO) – “Think Change”
A death in Russell’s family forces Gamby to step up to the plate as North Jackson’s acting principal.

Shilo Adams

Shilo Adams is a contributor to KSiteTV who has written for the likes of TVOvermind, ScreenFad, and TVHackr. You can e-mail him at sda2107@gmail.com or follow him on Twitter @sda0918.