AMERICAN IDOL FIX OF THE WEEK
(NBC, Sept. 28, 8 p.m. ET) How many saw her emote in From Justin to Kelly
? Now, Idol
winner Kelly Clarkson
guest-stars as singer Brenda Lee in the season opener of this nostalgic drama series.
BEST DIRECTORS IN A DOCUMENTARY SERIES
(PBS, Sept. 28-Oct. 4, 9 p.m. ET) Executive producer Martin Scorsese and Clint Eastwood are among the top filmmakers who contributed work to this ambitious seven-night project, featuring artists such as B.B. King and Chuck D.
MOST SHOCKING CLIFFHANGER, CONTINUED
(ABC, Sept. 28, 9 p.m. ET) Spy Jennifer Garner
woke up to find two years had passed. As season 3 opens, boyfriend Michael Vartan has some explaining to do.
SLEAZIEST REALITY FINALES
(FOX, Sept. 29, 8 p.m. ET) closes with emotional fireworks at a bonfire and
(FOX, Oct. 1, 8 p.m. ET) brings back all 15 ousted guests.