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TV THIS WEEK: Walking Dead, Arrow, American Horror premiere + more!

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Oct 7, 2013, 1:32 PM EDT

Just about everything that hasn't already premiered premieres this week including The Walking Dead, Arrow and American Horror Story: Coven.

And Ichabod and Abbie hunt for her missing sister on Sleepy Hollow, Vincent returns on Beauty and the Beast, Skye's training is tested on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Rebekah joins the fun in New Orleans on The Originals, Supernatural returns for a ninth season with Dean desperate to save Sam, the artists create the seven deadly sins on Face Off, Root get some help from the Machine on Person of Interest, Rachel tries to save Miles on Revolution, a teen realizes he's one of The Tomorrow People, Ghost Hunters returns, Amy ruins Sheldon's favorite movie on The Big Bang Theory, Damon searches for Stefan on The Vampire Diaries, Alice tries to get back down the rabbit hole on Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, cyber hackers give Holmes and Watson trouble on Elementary, Lexie Dewitt gets to know the Haven gang on Haven, Tinkerbell makes an entrance on Once Upon a Time, Jane gets set up on a blind date on Drop Dead Diva, and the witches aunt Wendy is resurrected on Witches of East End.

Here's what we have to look forward to this week on sci-fi, fantasy and paranormal TV.

Monday, Oct. 7

Sleepy Hollow (Fox) 9 p.m. - “The Lesser Key of Solomon”

Ichabod and Abbie try to find her sister after she escapes the psychiatric facility. Meanwhile, they finally discover the name of the evil force they are up against.

Here's a look:

Beauty and the Beast (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Who Am I?”

Season-two premiere! Vincent returns to Cat, but he's not quite the same beast he used to be.

Here's a promo:

Other Monday shows of interest:

On the History Channel's Ancient Aliens (10 p.m.), it's a look at the mysteries involving crystal skulls. And over at AMC you'll get a chance to get a Walking Dead refresher with their The Walking Dead Zombie Apocalypse Week marathon. Starting at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, AMC is airing all the episodes in order. Then, on Saturday at 12 p.m. noon, the episodes run straight through until the season-four premiere, “30 Days Without an Accident,” on Sunday at 8 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC) 8 p.m. - “The Asset”

The Agents leap into action when a brilliant scientist is kidnapped. Meanwhile, Skye's Agent training is tested.

Here's a preview:

The Originals (The CW) 8 p.m. - “House of the Rising Sun”

Timeslot premiere! Rebekah arrives in New Orleans and discovers what Klaus has done to Elijah, and she's none too happy about it. Meanwhile, Klaus tries to uncover what Marcel's secret weapon against the witches is. We're also guessing we might see a little Rebekah/Marcel flashback action.

Here's a look:

Supernatural (The CW) 9 p.m. - “I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here”

Season-nine premiere! Supernatural moves to Tuesday nights. In the premiere, Dean tries to make a deal to save Sam, but runs into the angel Ezekiel (Battlestar's Tahmoh Penikett). Meanwhile, Sam battles some familiar demons as he tries to survive.

Here's a fun promo featuring Castiel and Crowley:

Face Off (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Mortal Sins”

The artists get a little inspiration at a Gothic church for their latest challenge involving the seven deadly sins.

Person of Interest (CBS) 10 p.m. - “Lady Killer”

The guys enlist Carter, Zoe and Shaw as attractive bait for a chameleon playboy who just may be a serial killer. Elsewhere, Root gets a little help from the Machine as she plots her escape from the psych ward.

Here's a preview:

Other Tuesday shows of interest:

On Disney's Wolfblood (8 p.m.), Maddy's first transformation approaches, as does a big test in “Cry Wolf.” And on Syfy's Fangasm (11 p.m.), the series moves to a later time as the interns get a chance to pitch original ideas for superheroes to Stan Lee himself.

Wednesday, Oct. 9

Revolution (NBC) 8 p.m. - “Love Story”

Rachel tries to rescue Miles, while the Tribesmen attack Willoughby. Meanwhile, Aaron faces death again, and Charlie and Adam disagree about how to deal with Monroe. Here's a suggestion for Monroe. Shoot him, just like Charlie suggested when she first met Adam.

Here's a look:

Arrow (The CW) 8 p.m. - “City of Heroes”

Season-two premiere! Oliver returns to Starling City and discovers that things are not going well for the city after the Undertaking. Meanwhile, Isabel (Summer Glau) prepares for a hostile takeover of Queen Consolidated, and Roy attempts to fill the void left by the Hood's absence. In island flashbacks, Slade, Shado and Oliver find themselves in big trouble. Glau joins the cast this season.

Here's a promo:

The Tomorrow People (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Pilot”

Series premiere! In the opener, Stephen Jameson discovers he's one of the Tomorrow People, a genetically advanced race that has the ability of telekinesis, teleportation and telepathy. However, a paramilitary group of scientists try to search them out and contain or destroy them, and Stephen's uncle is the main bad guy. The series stars Robbie Amell as Stephen, Luke Mitchell, Payton List, Aaron Yoo, Madeleine Mantock and Mark Pellegrino as Stephen's uncle, Dr. Jedikiah Price.

Here's a look:

Ghost Hunters (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Undying Love”

Season-nine fall premiere! The series returns with new episodes. First up, the ghost hunters travel to Monticello, Ark., to delve into the paranormal activity of a mansion that is believed to be haunted by a woman who committed suicide due to a secret love affair.

Here's a promo:

American Horror Story: Coven (FX) 10 p.m. - “Bitchcraft”

Season-three premiere! First, who doesn't love the episode's title? With a new horror story and new characters filled with returning and new actors, this time the focus is on witchcraft. In the opener, a young girl learns she has a strange genetic affliction. This season stars Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Sarah Paulson and a bunch of other awesome new and returning actors.

Here's a promo:

Other Wednesday shows of interest:

On Disney's Wolfblood (8 p.m.), Maddy has a field trip just as she's about to transform. On the Science Channel's Through the Wormhole With Morgan Freeman (9 p.m.), the question is “Can We Resurrect the Dead?” And on Syfy's Ghost Mine (10 p.m.), Kristen and Patrick's investigation takes them to the Sumpter Valley Railroad on “Mystery Train.”

Thursday, Oct. 10

The Big Bang Theory (CBS) 8 p.m. - “The Raiders Minimization”

When Amy disses Sheldon's favorite movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark, he seeks revenge for her ruining the film for him. Meanwhile, Raj and Stuart create online dating profiles.

Here's a preview:

The Vampire Diaries (The CW) 8 p.m. - “True Lies”

Elena and Caroline dig into who might be covering up the campus murder of their short-lived roommate. Meanwhile, Damon turns to Sheriff Forbes to get help in finding the real Stefan, and Silas continues his efforts to hunt down Katherine.

Here's a promo:

Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (ABC) 8 p.m. - “Down the Rabbit Hole”

New series! In Victorian England, after sharing fantastic tales about a strange place called Wonderland, Alice is taken to an asylum. Just as she's about to have an operation that will take thoughts away forever about Wonderland and the man she loved and lost, the Knave of Hearts and the White Rabbit stage a rescue attempt to take her back down the rabbit hole. The new series is from Once Upon a Time creators Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis, and stars Sophie Lowe as Alice, Michael Socha as the Knave of Hearts, Emma Rigby as the Red Queen, Lost's Naveen Andrews as Jafar and John Lithgow voicing the White Rabbit.

Here's a promo:

Elementary (CBS) 10 p.m. - “We Are Everyone”

Holmes and Watson try to find a civil contractor who may have leaked classified information. However, a group of cyber-activists with powerful hacking skills are determined to protect him, leading them to cause the pair of detectives all the digital trouble they can drum up.

Here's a promo:

Other Thursday shows of interest:

On Disney's Wolfblood (9:30 p.m.), wolf energy stays with Maddy after her first transformation as she joins a dance club routine in “Maddy Cool!”

Friday, Oct. 11

The Neighbors (ABC) 8:30 p.m. - “The One With Interspecies F-R-I-E-N-D-S”

Larry gets a revealing peek at the health-care system on Earth when Marty is injured trying to get in shape. Meanwhile, Amber and Reggie watch nature documentaries and continue to explore their biological differences.

Haven (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “The New Girl”

Lexie Dewitt gets an introduction to Haven, and Nathan and the gang discover that Lexie has a completely different personality than Audrey. Meanwhile, a deadly Trouble alters the behavior of its victims.

Here's a look:

Other Friday shows of interest:

On Travel's Ghost Adventures (9 p.m.), Zak and the guys head to Alcatraz and look into the history of the place, and then they check out the allegedly haunted Golden Gate Bridge.

Saturday, Oct. 12

The Walking Dead Marathon (AMC) 12 p.m.

The Walking Dead Marathon continues beginning at noon with “Seed,” the season-three premiere, and runs right through until Sunday's season-four premiere at 8 p.m.

Here's a look at “Seed”

Other Saturday shows of interest:

The Cartoon Network's Ben 10: Omniverse (9:30 a.m.) has a new episode called “Food Around the Corner.” And on the network's Beware the Batman (10 a.m.), Batman takes on vigilantes who are after revenge in “Hunted.” And on the Travel Channel's UFOs Crashed My Vacation (8 p.m.), people recount their times with those pesky vacation-crashing aliens.

Sunday, Oct. 13

Once Upon a Time (ABC) 8 p.m. - “Quite a Common Fairy”

Tinkerbell makes an appearance and tries to get Emma to believe in her. Meanwhile, magic's dark side is revealed.

Here's a preview:

The Walking Dead (AMC) 9 p.m. - “30 Days Without an Accident”

Season-four premiere! In the opener, several months have passed since the season-three finale, and while everyone seems to have settled into the prison fairly well, things are about to change forever once again for the survivors.

And you can catch Dead talk on Talking Dead at 10 p.m. with host Chris Hardwick chatting up all the episode's developments with guest stars from the series and other non-Walking Dead stars.

Here's a behind-the-scenes sneak peek:

Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime) 9 p.m. - “The Kiss”

A woman is hurt during a wife-swap exercise instigated by a couples' therapy group and decides to sue. Meanwhile, Jane goes on a blind date, and Stacy and Owen examine their feelings for each other.

Witches of East End (Lifetime) 10 p.m. - “Millicent Fenwick, R.I.P.”

Ingrid resurrects her aunt Wendy. Meanwhile, Joanna is questioned by police about her murder charge.

Here's a sneak peek:

Other Sunday shows of interest:

On the Travel Channel's Making Monsters (8 & 9 p.m.), the crew creates a prop with a spinning saw blade for Atlanta's Netherworld haunted house, and then they make a giant rattlesnake for a haunted house in Eilat, Israel. On Animal Planet's Mountain Monsters (10 p.m.), the team looks into the mythical Ohio Grassman in “Perry County Grassman.”

What are you going to watch?