TV Watch List: Thursday, Sept. 29
‘How to Be a Gentleman’
COMEDY. A gym rat (Kevin Dillon) and uptight etiquette columnist (David Hornsby) realize they could actually learn a thing or two from each other. Apparently, landing a decent joke isn’t one of them in this uninspired riff on “The Odd Couple.”
Series premiere, 8:30 p.m., CBS
‘The X Factor’
REALITY. The judges begin making their final selections for boot camp. What is the vocal equivalent of 100 push-ups? A five-octave Mariah Carey tune?
8 p.m., Fox
DRAMA. Your payoff for patience over the long hiatus, “Private Practice” fans, is Benjamin Bratt joining the cast as a series regular. Tonight, welcome fertility specialist Jake Reilly.
Season premiere, 10:01 p.m., ABC