What’s On Tonight: APB takes Chicago, nary a Dick Wolf in sight
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Monday, February 6. All times are Eastern.
APB (Fox, 9 p.m.): Is it ballsy to title a series premiere “Hard Reset?” Maybe, but it’s pretty ballsy for Fox to have a show about a billionaire taking over a Chicago police precinct, especially when Dick Wolf has no say in it. “After tech billionaire Gideon Reeves (Justin Kirk) witnesses his best friend’s murder, he takes charge of Chicago’s troubled 13th District and reboots it as a technically innovative police force, challenging the district to rethink everything about the way they fight crime.” APB also stars Ernie Hudson as the no-nonsense Captain, but you’ve got to imagine Justin Kirk is all about the nonsense. Especially with a character name like “Gideon Reeves.”
Scorpion (CBS, 10 p.m.): Your friendly neighborhood What’s On Tonight …