TV preview: 'Golden Boy' is on the right track

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CBS' new cop drama Golden Boy plays with time. It's the story of New York's youngest-ever police commissioner (Theo James) told from the future as he's interviewed about the present, where he's a young detective paired with a veteran partner (Chi McBride). It's far less confusing than it sounds — and shows a great deal of promise.

Watch • 9 p.m. Tuesday, Channel 2 The Week Ahead

Makers: Women Who Make America

Documentary about how women shaped the nation.

Watch • 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Channel 7

Cougar Town

Jules and Grayson have naked day.

Watch • 8 p.m. Tuesday, TBS

Law & Order: SVU

A young singer is beaten by her hip-hop star boyfriend.

Watch • 8 p.m. Wednesday, Channel 5

Modern Family

Gloria doesn't trust the new nanny.

Watch • 8 p.m. Wednesday, Channel 4


In the season premiere, Henry fights for his life after he's shot.

Watch • 11 p.m. Wednesday, USA This Weekend


In the ninth-season finale, an unarmed man is shot by the police.

Watch • 8 p.m. Friday, Channel 2

Alien Dawn

In this new series, a teen races to uncover a conspiracy hidden in the animated pages of a comic book series created by his missing father.

Watch • 8 p.m. Friday, Nickelodeon

Spartacus: War of the Damned

There's a traitor in Spartacus' ranks.

Watch • 10 p.m. Friday, Starz

The Amazing Race

David O'Leary — the father in the father-and-son team from Utah — suffers an injury in Bora Bora.

Watch • 7 p.m. Sunday, Channel 2

The Walking Dead

Rick and the group have to make a choice.

Watch • 7, 9 and 10 p.m. Sunday, AMC