For most of these, there are two weeks of spoilers included.
-On “Once Upon A Time,” the evil Queen Cora returns, as does The Hatter! Plus several members of Storybrooke find themselves transported to the fairytale world!
-On “Revenge,” somehow Emily worms her way back into the Grayson family’s graces!
-On “666 Park Avenue,” the ghost of a little girl and a mysterious door are discovered.
-On “Castle,” Beckett and Castle try to keep their relationship a secret, and end up with a crime that spoofs the show “Storage Wars.”
On “Private PRactice” the show celebrates 100 episodes with a flashback episode, and Addison secretly grieves . . .
-On “Last Resort,” Serrat makes a deal for the return of the missing Colorado crew members he’s abducted.
-On “Grey’s Anatomy,” the season just began, and we are getting flashback episodes? The show is clearly trying to keep secret any shocking deaths or departures.
Read on for all the spoilers . . .
THE SEVEN DWARVES DISCOVER WHAT HAPPENS WHEN ANY OF THE TOWNSPEOPLE TRY TO LEAVE STORYBROOKE, DAVID CONTINUES HIS SEARCH FOR MARY MARGARET AND EMMA, AND REGINA MEETS A MAN OF MAGIC WHO PROMISES TO HELP HER BREAK FREE FROM HER MOTHER’S CLUTCHES, ON ABC’S “ONCE UPON A TIME”
Barbara Hershey Guest Stars as Regina’s Mother, Cora
“We Are Both” – While Regina continues to find a way to regain her magical powers, David continues his quest to uncover the whereabouts of Mary Margaret and Emma; and the seven dwarves discover what happens when any of the townspeople try to step past the city limits of Storybrooke. Meanwhile, in the fairytale land that was, as her wedding day to King Leopold approaches, Regina is confronted by a man of magic who promises to help her become independent and break free from her mother Cora’s (Barbara Hershey) clutches, on “Once Upon a Time,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring are Raphael Sbarge as Archie Hopper/Jiminy Cricket, Lee Arenberg as Leroy/Grumpy, David Anders as Dr. Whale, Tony Amendola as Marco/Geppetto, Barbara Hershey as Cora, Keegan Connor Tracy as Mother Superior/Blue Fairy, Tony Perez as Valet/father, Beverley Elliott as Granny, Sarah Bolger as Aurora, Jamie Chung as Mulan, David-Paul Grove as Doc, Gabe Khouth as Mr. Clark/Sneezy, Faustino Di Bauda as Walter/Sleepy, Jeffrey Kaiser as Dopey, Michael Coleman as Happy, Mig Macario as Bashful, Sebastian Stan as Jefferson and Bailee Madison as young Snow White.
EMMA AND MARY MARGARET, WITH MULAN, AURORA AND LANCELOT’S HELP, TRY TO FIND A PORTAL BACK TO STORYBROOKE, AND KING GEORGE POISONS SNOW WHITE, ON ABC’S “ONCE UPON A TIME”
Barbara Hershey Guest Stars as Cora
Sebastian Stan (“Gossip Girl,” “Captain America: The First Avenger”) Guest Stars as Jefferson
Sarah Bolger (“The Tudors”) Guest Stars as Aurora
Jamie Chung (“Sucker Punch,” “The Hangover Part II”) Guest Stars as Mulan
Sinqua Walls (“The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” “Teen Wolf”) Guest Stars as Lancelot
“Lady of the Lake” – Emma and Mary Margaret, with the aid of Mulan, Aurora and brave knight Lancelot, attempt to find a portal that will bring them back to Storybrooke. But a dark force threatens their safe return. And Henry tries to talk Jefferson into reuniting with his daughter. Meanwhile, back in the fairytale land that was, on the eve of meeting Prince Charming’s mother, King George poisons Snow White, and the only antidote lies within the waters of the Lady of the Lake, on “Once Upon a Time,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring are Barbara Hershey as Cora, Alan Dale as King George, Sarah Bolger as Aurora, Jamie Chung as Mulan, Sebastian Stan as Jefferson, Gabrielle Rose as Ruth, Sinqua Walls as Lancelot and Alissa Skovbye as Paige.
GAVIN BEGINS TO GROOM HENRY FOR BIGGER THINGS, JANE AND OLIVIA TRADE SOME SURPRISING PERSONAL SECRETS, AND A GIFTED YOUNG JOURNALIST LEARNS THE REAL MEANING OF THE POWER BEHIND HER WORDS, ON ABC’S “666 PARK AVENUE”
“The Dead Don’t Stay Dead” – More mysteries begin to unfold at The Drake as Jane repeatedly glimpses a little girl – or an apparition? – who beckons her to a room with a strange suitcase. Meanwhile, Henry and Jane are drawn closer to the Dorans, Gavin manipulates a possible career change for Henry, and Olivia shares a painful secret with Jane about her daughter Sasha’s death ten years ago. Finally, Gavin offers to help Annie Morgan, a budding young journalist residing at the Drake, who suddenly discovers that anything that she writes becomes the truth — with terrifying results — on “666 Park Avenue,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring are Aubrey Dollar as Annie Morgan, Ursula Parker as little girl, Clark Johnson as Bill Edwards, Malachy Cleary as Ned Racine, Misha Kuznetsov as Kandinksy, Peter Lewis as Walt, the doorman, Susan Heyward as Janet, Jaymes Jorsling as taxi driver, Rachel Leslie as TV reporter and Jim Coleman as limo driver.
EMILY WEAVES HER WAY BACK TO THE GRAYSONS, ON ABC’S “REVENGE”
“Resurrection” – Things get complicated as Emily continues to delicately weave her way back into the Graysons’ lives while remaining tied to Amanda and her unborn child, on “Revenge,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring Barry Sloane as Aiden Mathis, Margarita Levieva as Amanda Clarke and Jennifer Jason Leigh as Kara Wallace Clarke.
THE SPOTLIGHT SHINES ON GRAYSON MANOR, AND EMILY’S PAST CONTINUES TO HAUNT HER, ON ABC’S “REVENGE”
“Confidence” – The Graysons are back in the spotlight and at the center of a media storm once again, while Emily’s past continues to haunt her, on “Revenge,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring Dilshad Vadsari as Padma Lahari, Barry Sloane as Aiden Mathis, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa as Takeda, Margarita Levieva as Amanda Clarke, and Jennifer Jason Leigh as Kara Wallace Clarke.
THE DRAKE BEGINS TO GIVE UP ITS LONG-HELD, HORRIFYING SECRETS AS JANE CONTINUES HER EXPLORATION OF THE BUILDING, AND A MISS LONELY HEARTS TRIES AGAIN TO FIND LOVE WITH GAVIN’S HELP, ON ABC’S “666 PARK AVENUE”
Mili Avital Guest Stars as Danielle Tyler
“Murmurations” – Jane makes a terrifying discovery about what lies behind the walls of The Drake as she begins to renovate Mr. Barlow’s apartment. Meanwhile, Henry wrestles with whether he should tip Gavin off to inside information he has on one of his big projects, and lonely Drake resident Danielle Vincent gets a much needed assist from Gavin with a romantic tryst with a business associate of his. Finally, Brian struggles with his continuing temptation for Alexis, and Jane determines to continue her investigation of the mysterious door in the basement, on “666 Park Avenue,” SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring are Mili Avital as Danielle Tyler, Michael Lewis as Raymond, Mike Doyle as Frank Alpern and Karl Jacob as Edward Paxton.
BECKETT RETURNS TO THE PRECINCT AFTER HER SUSPENSION, ON ABC’S “CASTLE”
“Cloudy with a Chance of Murder” – On Beckett’s first day back from her suspension, she and Castle are thrown into the salacious world of local TV news when WHNY’s veteran weather girl is found dead. As if navigating an industry full of backstabbing and ruthless ambition weren’t difficult enough, they have to do it while hiding their new relationship from their coworkers, on “Castle,” MONDAY, OCTOBER 1 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET/PT) on ABC. Jodi Lyn O’Keefe (“Prison Break”) guest stars as a sexy entertainment reporter who sets her sights on Castle.
Guest Cast: Jodi Lyn O’Keefe as Kristina Coterra, Tyrees Allen as Harvey Milton, Shannon Lucio as Rebecca Fog.
WHEN A WOMAN’S MURDER IS TIED TO A REPOSESSED STORAGE UNIT,CASTLE ENTERS THE AUCTION TO FIND WHAT’S INSIDE, ON ABC’S “CASTLE”
“Secret’s Safe with Me” – When a young woman is mysteriously murdered, Beckett and Castle discover her death may be linked to a repossessed storage unit up for auction. Was the unit connected to her death? Was something inside it worth killing for? The investigation leads Castle and Beckett to colorful “Storage Wars”-like treasure seekers and Manhattan socialites as they uncover the shocking truth, on “Castle,” MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET/PT) on ABC.
Guest Cast: Caroline Lagerfelt as Anjelica Henley, Rob Nagle as Kirby, Chad Lindberg as Marco Vinstrolli, John Littlefield as Joel Pratt, Dennis Cockrum as auctioneer, Kevin Brown as Big Percy Jenkins.
THE DOCTORS COME TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE ONE OF THEIR OWN, ON THE SPECIAL 100TH EPISODE OF ABC’S “PRIVATE PRACTICE”
“Mourning Sickness” – The doctors join together for a celebration at Addison’s house and to reminisce about the past. Meanwhile, Sheldon counsels a suicidal patient who comes forward with a shocking confession, on the 100th episode of “Private Practice,” TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest cast TBA.
VIOLET STRUGGLES TO MOVE ON WITHOUT PETE, AS A CONSUMING CASE AT WORK HAS HER FIGHTING EMOTIONS, ON ABC’S “PRIVATE PRACTICE”
“Good Grief” – After hearing a patient’s chilling confession, Violet turns to Sheldon for advice. Meanwhile, Addison tries to keep her grief a secret, Cooper and Charlotte adapt to their new reality and Sam confronts Sheldon about his denial, on “Private Practice,” TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest starring Justina Machado as Stephanie Kemp, Marianne Jean-Baptiste as Gabi Rivera, Robert Pine as Jim Wallace, John Prosky as Jerry Murphy, Joshua Bitton as Adam Stanfield and Ava Gaudet as Stacey Meyer.
MORE THAN 20 WARSHIPS BEGIN TO HONE IN ON THE COLORADO, ON ABC’S “LAST RESORT”
“Blue on Blue” – More than 20 warships are closing on the 200-mile perimeter that Marcus Chaplin declared as a no man’s land around the island. And as XO Sam Kendal is drawn into a battle on the ground to keep them alive, Prosser confronts Marcus about something personal to him that could be impacting his judgment as Captain of the Colorado, on “Last Resort,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest Cast: Jay Hernandez as Paul Wells, Michael Ng as Cameron Pitts, John Prosky as Pilgrim, Omid Abtahi as Nigel, Assaf Cohen as Linus, Kasim Saul as Seaman Lawrence.
WHEN THREE CREW MEMBERS GO MISSING, MARCUS’ SEARCH FOR THEM LEADS HIM TO SERRAT’S COMPOUND, ON ABC’S “LAST RESORT”
“Eight Bells” – Marcus leads a search for three missing crew members of the Colorado, a search that leads them to Serrat’s compound, where they receive an ominous demand. Meanwhile, a clandestine meeting between Kylie and Admiral Shepard confirms that the order to fire came through a back channel, on “Last Resort,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest Cast: Jay Karnes as Secretary of Defense William Curry, Michael Ng as Cameron Pitts, Bruce Davison as Admiral Shepard, Jessica Camacho as Pilar Cortez, Will Rothhaar as Seaman Josh Brannan, Chad Michael Collins as Redman.
THE DOCTORS ARE RESCUED FROM THE PLANE CRASH AND START THE LONG ROAD TO RECOVERY, ON THIS FLASHBACK EPISODE OF ABC’S “GREY’S ANATOMY”
“Remember the Time” – In this flashback episode, return to the site of the plane crash and watch as each doctor tries to cope with the heartache and injuries caused by the crash. Meanwhile, back at Seattle Grace, everyone struggles to find a bit of normalcy amidst the chaos, on “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 (9:00-10:02 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Guest cast for “Remember the Time” includes Adina Porter as Dr. Ramsey, Gaius Charles as Shane, Tina Majorino as Heather, Jim Turner as Dr. Schacter and Elizabeth Tobias as Boise Chief.