This Is Us Climbs Back to the Top

‘This Is Us’ (NBC)

NBC juggernaut This Is Us has ascended once again to the top spot in the XFINITY Weekly Top 20 Episodes list, a week after it was dethroned by ABC’s freshman smash The Good Doctor. This Is Us also reigns supreme on the Top 20 series list. Catch up on all past episodes and get back in touch with the Pearson family right here.

Hot Series: The Archie comics have been brought to life (but much darker and sexier) in the CW drama Riverdale. In its second season, the series has really taken off, pulling in record ratings for its Season 2 premiere as yet another murder mystery has gripped the town. (Who is the Black Hood?) Catch up on past episodes and see what all the fuss is about right here.

Catch Up: Our favorite Georgia peaches are back for a new season on Bravo this Sunday as the new season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta premieres. And spoiler alert – the fabulous NeNe Leakes is back as a full-time Housewife! Her frenemy Kim Zolciak-Biermann also returns on a part-time basis. Catch up on all of Season 9 right here.

This Week’s Premieres:  Major Crimes (TNT – Tuesday), S.W.A.T. (Thursday – CBS), Alias Grace (Friday – Netflix), Shameless (Sunday – Showtime), The Girlfriend Experience (Sunday – Starz)

Top 20 New TV Episodes: October 16 – October 22

Rank

Series

Network

1

 -1 The Good Doctor (ep 4)

NBC

2

 +1

This Is Us (ep 4)

ABC

3

 – The Walking Dead (premiere)

 AMC

4

 –

Outlander (ep 6)

Starz

5

 -1 Will & Grace (ep 4) NBC

6

 -1

The Big Bang Theory (ep 4)

CBS

7

 0 Empire (ep 4) FOX

8

 -5 American Horror Story: Cult (ep 7) FX

9

 +1 Designated Survivor (ep 4) ABC

10

 -4 Riverdale (ep 2) The CW

11

 -2 The Gifted (ep 3) FOX

12

 0

Dancing with the Stars (ep 5)

ABC

13

 -2

Teen Mom 2 (ep 16)

MTV

14

 0

Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood (ep 14)

VH1

15

 +5

Lethal Weapon (ep 4)

FOX

16

 0 Blue Bloods (ep 4) CBS

17

 +6

How to Get Away with Murder (ep 4)

ABC

18

 -1

Curb Your Enthusiasm (ep 4)

HBO

19

 +18 Madam Secretary (ep 3)

CBS

20

 +14

The Real Housewives of Orange County (ep 15)

Bravo

Top 20 TV Series: October 16 – October 22

Rank

Series

Network

1

This Is Us

NBC

2

Game of Thrones HBO

3

The Good Doctor ABC

4

Will & Grace

NBC

5

Outlander Starz

6

American Horror Story Cult FX

7

Curb Your Enthusiasm HBO

8

The Big Bang Theory CBS

9

Rick and Morty AdultSwim

10

The Simpsons FXX/FOX

11

Ray Donovan Showtime

12

Empire

FOX

13

The Voice NBC

14

The Gifted
FOX

15

Love & Hip Hop Hollywood VH1

16

The Deuce HBO

17

Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

NBC

18

Teen Mom 2 MTV

19

Chrisley Knows Best USA

20

Riverdale

The CW

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