NBC’s “This Is Us” returns for Season three on Tuesday (9 EDT/PDT)

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They’re baaaaack! Season three of “This Is Us” premieres Tuesday evening on NBC. The time-jumping, tissue-drenching, heart-wrenching household drama returns, and followers on Twitter say they’re stocking up on Costco-size packages of Kleenex. 

The season opener guarantees a glimpse into how the Pearsons virtually by no means had been, due to an awkward first date, punctuated by a drenching rain and depleted funds –Jack had solely $ 9 in his pocket. (In case you simply cannot wait to see the present, spoilers abound.) 

When you aren’t in a position to block out that hour in your schedule as “time with the household” to look at uninterrupted or in case you’re among the many rising variety of cord-cutters, you’ll be able to nonetheless hop on the emotional curler coaster reside. Here is how:


Today, there are a variety of live-streaming choices to faucet into on the go. Each Hulu with Dwell TV and YouTube TV have a seven-day free trial earlier than they begin charging $ 40 a month. It’s also possible to use your subscription credentials to log into a protracted listing of community apps together with NBC. Each provide cloud DVR storage, so you may also watch later, say, after the youngsters go to mattress.  

Different choices embrace FuboTV (begins at $ 44.99, seven-day free trial), PlayStation Vue (begins at $ 44.99, five-day free trial) and DirecTV Now (costs beginning at $ 40 month-to-month, seven-day free trial). 


NBC’s app lets followers stream the present throughout, properly, nearly each platform, from Alexa, Apple and Android units to Roku, Samsung and Xbox. The community guarantees the most recent full episodes of its prime-time lineup. 

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Whilst you’re not really in a position to view the present on Twitter, watching with a second display screen at hand is definitely worth the effort to trace tweets from the present’s actors, writers and fellow followers. Following the #ThisIsUs hashtag is rarely uninteresting throughout the varied time zones. 

“This Is Us” airs Tuesday evening at 9 p.m. ET (eight p.m. Central Time). In fact, the remainder of the autumn TV lineup is beginning up as properly. What’s in your cannot miss listing? 

Mike Snider and Invoice Keveney contributed to this story. 

Comply with Michelle Maltais on Twitter: @mmaltaisLA

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