Here's the tune-in information for all the shows mentioned:
The Affair premieres Sun., Oct. 12 at 10 p.m. on Showtime.
Madam Secretary premieres Sun., Sept. 21 at 8:30 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT on CBS.
Red Band Society airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET on Fox.
Jane the Virgin premieres Mon., Oct. 13 at 9 p.m. ET on The CW.
The Flash premieres Tues., Oct. 7 at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.
Gotham premieres Mon., Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. ET on Fox.
And a special thanks to all the critics for sharing their picks, in order of appearance:
Yours truly from Yahoo TV; Jarett Wieselman of BuzzFeed; Todd VanDerWerff from Vox.com; Sarah Rodman of The Boston Globe; Alyssa Rosenberg of Washington Post; Michael O'Connell of The Hollywood Reporter; Gail Pennington from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch; Tierney Bricker from E! Online; Ellen Gray of the Philadelphia Daily News; Dan Fienberg of HitFix; Melanie McFarland from IMDb TV; Eric Deggans of NPR; Eric Goldman of IGN TV; Maureen Ryan of The Huffington Post; Sandra Gonzalez from Mashable; Damian Holbrook from TV Guide Magazine; and Andy Swift of TVLine.com.