6. ‘How to Get Away With Murder,’ ABC (Sept. 25, 10 p.m.
Two words: Shonda Rhimes. Two more words: Viola Davis. Rhimes is the genius television mind behind mega-hits like Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal, and this latest offering is expected to be a hit as well.
Davis plays professor Annalise Keating, who teaches a class on “how to get away with murder.” Her students will have to put her lessons into real-world practice rather soon.