Tarzan (WB, Oct. 5, 9 p.m. ET) Underwear model Travis Fimmel swings into the acting field in this series premiere, playing a jungle man who's a fish out of water in New York City.
STRANGEST REALITY SPECIAL
Surviving Nugent (VH1, Oct. 5, 9p.m. ET) Seven contestants try to impress wild rocker Ted Nugent and win $50,000 by taking on challenges in the Michigan woods. Warning: Anyone watching this two-hour oddity may contract Cat Scratch Fever.
MOST NEW FACES IN A RETURNING DRAMA SERIES
The Practice (ABC, Oct. 5, 10 p.m. ET) No "same old, same old" on this revamped lawyer show. James Spader and Rhona Mitra have just joined the cast, and this episode features guest stars Sharon Stone and Chris O'Donnell.
FABULOUS GUEST SHOT OF THE WEEK
Good Morning, Miami (NBC, Oct. 7, 9:30 p.m. ET) Queer Eye for the Straight Guy's five makeover wizards try to give this sophomore sitcom some sparkle.