The new guilty-pleasure TV shows to watch this fall,
based on your guiltypleasure snack of choice. Snack: Beef jerky Show: The Bastard
Executioner (FX) Why: An English knight puts down the sword only to take up the executioner’s sword.
Fingers crossed that this bloody, blokey story from the creator of Sons of Anarchy will have a Charlie Hunnam cameo.
Snack: Nerds Show: The Muppets (ABC ) Why: For the true ’90s kid, this is a mockumentary about the antics behind the scenes of late-night talk show Up Late With Miss Piggy. Gonzo, Rizzo and Pepe the King Prawn are writers, and Kermit is executive producer for his ex, a certain
Snack: Wings Show: Blood & Oil (ABC ) Why: Chace Crawford has left the Upper East Side to look for quick riches in a small oil-boom town in North Dakota. Nate Archibald as a desperado in big-sky country? That’s what
we call striking it rich. n