‘The Conners,’ a ‘Halloween’ marathon, ‘Lore,’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week


Arrow: Oliver is in prison. Season premiere. 7 p.m., The CW

Constantine: The Legend Continues: An animated special featuring the demon hunter whose show was canceled over on NBC. 8 p.m., The CW

The Sentence: This documentary explores the story of a woman who, thanks to mandatory sentencing, was sent to prison for 15 years and the devastating effect it had on her family. 7 p.m., HBO


The Conners: Hey, Roseanne is dead. Series premiere. 7 p.m., ABC

The Kids are Alright: A family in the 70s has too many kids. Series premiere. 7:30 p.m., ABC

black-ish: Junior announces he will be taking a gap year in the season premiere.  8 p.m., ABC

Splitting Up Together: The not-couple take a romantic beach trip together in the season premiere. 8:30 p.m., ABC

The Rookie: Nathan Fillion is the oldest rookie on the L.A. police force. There’s a scene where he chases a man down Hollywood Boulevard and I’m standing in the crowd watching. Series premiere. 9 p.m., ABC

T-Pain’s School of Business: T-Pain “searches for the dopest entrepreneurs in the country” in this new series. Somewhere in this house, my children have a T-Pain autotune microphone, true story. Series premiere. 10 p.m., Fuse


CMT Artists of the Year: The women of country music are honored in this special. Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Kelsea Ballerini are featured. 7 p.m., CMT

Neanderthal: A group of experts design the first “scientifically accurate 3D Neanderthal.” Whatever that means. Series premiere. 9 p.m., PBS


It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!: The most existential children’s special? The most existential children’s special. 7 p.m., ABC

Halloween marathon: Have you seen the new Halloween? Here’s your chance to rewatch all the other Halloweens. 8 a.m., AMC

The Good Place: “The group explores the three main branches of ethical thought.” God bless this show. 7:30 p.m., NBC


Haunted: Real people tell their ghost stories, sort of like Syfy’s “Paranormal Witness.” Series premiere. Netflix

Making a Murderer Part Two: A look at what happened to Steven Avery’s case after Making a Murderer premiered on Netflix. Season premiere. Netflix

Lore: The series that looks into the real stories that gave rise to modern folklore and mythmaking is back. Season premiere. Amazon

Marvel’s Daredevil: Season three premiere. Netflix

Derren Brown: Sacrifice: The mentalist tries to convince a person to take a bullet for a stranger. Premiere. Netflix

Wanderlust: Toni Collette stars in this series about a couple trying to reignite the spark in their relationship. Series premiere. Netflix


My Dinner with Hervé: Peter Dinklage stars in this film about Fantasy Island‘s Hervé Villechaize. 7 p.m., HBO

Hocus Pocus: 25th Anniversary Special: You’re either a Hocus Pocus person or you’re not. 7:15 p.m., Freeform

Kemper on Kemper: Inside the Mind of a Serial Killer: Did you watch Mindhunter on Netflix? You should watch Mindhunter on Netflix. 7 p.m., Oxygen


The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror: XXIX: Springfield is run over with plant body-snatchers in the annual Halloween-themed episode. 7 p.m., Fox

Shameless: Debbie helps Fiona pick up the pieces. 8 p.m., Showtime

Woman in White: A man gets drawn into a mysterious woman’s past. Series premiere. 9 p.m., PBS

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