In the news:
Tuesday TV Picks: ‘Supernatural,’ ‘Person of Interest,’ ‘Chicago Fire’
Tonight in Prime Time
Brothers Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) Winchester head into their ninth season (!) with quite a task ahead of them. They must cope with fallen angels on Earth and try to reopen the gates of heaven. I hope they ate their Wheaties. Season premiere, 9 p.m. Tuesday on CW (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Tuesday
“The Big Chill” (1983), 7:45 p.m. (Sundance): Ex-college friends reunite in a big house after a funeral, to play old records and talk.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Coulson and his team race to locate and save a kidnapped scientist; the agents are pushed to their limits when their plan goes awry.
“Frontline,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): “League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis” — Allegations the National Football League denied and refuted scientific evidence that violent collisions are linked to early onset dementia, long-term brain damage, death and other consequences for players.
“New Girl,” 9 p.m. (Fox): Schmidt aims to ruin Jess and Nick’s relationship; Winston decides to give his cat one last wild night before he is neutered.
“Person of Interest,” 10 p.m. (CBS): Finch and Reese ask Zoe Morgan, Carter and Shaw to help them determine if a playboy is a predator or a target; Root plots an escape from the psych ward with the help of the machine.
“Chicago Fire,” 10:01 p.m. (NBC): Severide tries to prove his suspicions about the arsonist’s identity; Casey gets accustomed to his new lifestyle; Dawson goes on a date with a regular from the bar.
The New York Times