Also showing Jan. 3: “The Amazing Race” on KIRO and “9-1-1” on KCPQ.

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Premiere of “Black-ish” spinoff, tracks daughter Zoey Johnson (Yari Shahidi) through her freshman year at California University as she struggles to redefine herself in a new environment and deal with college culture; she arrives certain she’ll be a hotshot on campus but quickly learns she may have a little more growing up to do; 8 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a second new episode at 8:30 p.m., on Freeform.

Also on Wednesday

“Billion Dollar Buyer,” 7 p.m. (CNBC): Season-three premiere; chairman and CEO of hospitality company Landry’s spends time with small businesses and sharing his expertise to decide whether to offer them a life-changing deal.

“The Amazing Race,” 8 p.m. (KIRO): Season-30 premiere of the around-the-world reality race travels to Iceland to traverse a canyon high above the Geitargljufur River.

“The X Files,” 8 p.m. (KCPQ): Season-11 premiere; Mulder and Scully learn they aren’t the only ones searching for their long-lost son, William; the fate of the world may ride on the outcome.

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“The Blacklist,” 8 p.m. (KING): Midseason premiere; Liz abandons her old life and seeks a fresh start where no one knows her; an unexpected threat forces her to fight for survival.

“9-1-1,” 9 p.m. (KCPQ): Series premiere; following the high-stakes professional and personal lives of L.A. first responders, starring Angela Bassett, Peter Kraus and Connie Britton.

“Modern Family,” 9 p.m. (KOMO): Claire’s request to build a “She Shed’’ in the backyard is denied by the homeowners association; Pam lets Cam in on a family secret.

“Match Game,” 10 p.m. (KOMO): Season-three premiere of game show with host Alec Baldwin and celebrity panelists Joel McHale, Niecy Nash, Mark Duplass, Caroline Rhea, Jason Ritter and Constance Zimmer.

“Chicago P.D.,” 10 p.m. (KING): Midseason premiere; Halstead puts his career on the line to help solve a case with ties to his girlfriend; Voight discovers and confronts the mole in his unit.

Madeline McKenzie: Program information from The Seattle Times online TV Listings; program times may vary depending on your cable provider or service.