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XF_sc7_0067rjw_hires1_tzrThe folks at Fox are hoping you still believe and are willing to once again follow agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully (David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson) in this six-episode revival of the landmark 1993-2002 sci-fi series. Many of those involved with the original series — on both sides of the camera — are back (Chris Carter, Darin Morgan, Mitch Pileggi, William B. Davis), so this could be a lot of creepy/paranoid fun. 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, on Fox.

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Sense-and-Sensibility-emma-thompsonEmma Thompson won an Academy Award for her screenplay of this 1995 adaptation of Jane Austen’s story of two sisters dealing with their father’s death in late-1800s England. Kate Winslet and Thompson play the Dashwood sisters, while Hugh Grant and the late Alan Rickman play their suitors. Directed by Ang Lee. 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, on TCM.

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Agent-Carter-Season-2-bannerHayley Atwell returns for a second season in this dynamite 1940s-set Marvel comic-book adaptation. James D’Arcy, Chad Michael Murray, Enver Gjokaj and Lyndsy Fonseca co-star. Season premiere, 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, on ABC.

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This is everywhere today. Love it.

Thanks, Adele and James.

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IMG_9749Thanks to absolutely everyone for all the birthday love. It’s been quite a weekend. First, a great visit with Tammi and Bradetta in their new neighborhood, then viewing the NYE fireworks with a stalwart group of college friends. Then my fifth annual Polar Bear Plunge at Matthews Beach with brave/crazy members of my family (love you Brandon, Kayla, Chris and Jenny) on Jan. 1st. Next, the second annual Cozy New Year gathering (including my birthday) at an undisclosed location with a collection of beautiful and talented artists (Jenni, Matthew, Valerie, Jeff, Laurell, Adrian,Dara, Elizabeth and Sheila, you are the best). A nice visit with Mom Shirley, and then finally a great dinner with dear friends I hadn’t laid eyes on in over a year (Darcey, Brian, Deb and Chris, you are truly lovely souls). What’s next?

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The final season of everyone’s favorite British drama begins in 1925 and change is in the air. Tom Branson has moved to Boston, the remaining staff worry about their jobs and neighboring estates are selling off their history. Many of the story lines from past seasons are brought to a close (finally!), new relationships are formed and there is a wedding (or two) in store for fans. Writer/creator Julian Fellowes has given great moments to his stellar cast (Hugh Bonneville, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Rob James-Collier, Sophie McShera). Season premiere, 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 3, on KCTS.

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