New shows and season

Today's TV

September 18, 1995|By Steve McKerrow | Steve McKerrow,SUN STAFF

At last, a Monday with all new fare! CBS is premiering two new series, "Can't Hurry Love" and "If Not for You," as well as season openers for "The Nanny," "Murphy Brown" and "Chicago Hope." ABC begins a new season of "The Marshal," and NBC has new season episodes of "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" and "In the House."

"The Marshal" (8 p.m.-9 p.m., WMAR, Channel 2) Don't you just hate those late-night runs to the supermarket? In the season premiere, MacBride (Jeff Fahey) runs out for macaroni and cheese and ends up in the middle of a hostage situation. ABC.

"Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" (8 p.m.-8:30 p.m., WBAL, Channel 11) With Will and Lisa (Will Smith and Nia Long) having embarked on the marriage thing in the last spring show, the series opens a new season with one of the oldest sitcom scenarios in the book: Will tries to show off his domestic skills and has some serious trouble in the kitchen. ABC.

"Can't Hurry Love" (8:30 p.m.-9 p.m., WJZ, Channel 13) Nancy McKeon, who served seven years on "The Facts of Life," returns to series TV as a twentysomething office worker in New York, and Mariska Hargitay plays her neighbor and best friend, Didi. Are they looking for love in all the wrong places? CBS.

"If Not for You" (9:30 p.m.-10 p.m., WJZ, Channel 13) Elizabeth McGovern and Hank Azaria meet while each is engaged to somebody else. CBS.

Cable

"Larry King Live" (9 p.m.-10 p.m., CNN) -- He's sure acting like a candidate, isn't he? That's Gen. Colin Powell, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, tonight's scheduled guest for the full hour.

"Time Traveler: Watergate -- Scapegoat" (10 p.m.-11 p.m., The Discovery Channel) The Maryland-based cable network is repeating its excellent four-part series from last year on the political scandal that brought down President Richard M. Nixon. The co-production with the BBC runs through Wednesday in this time period.

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