Vinyl, from Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter, launches its 10-episode season on Sunday, February 14 at 9 PM with a two-hour premiere directed by Scorsese. Set in 1970s New York City, Vinyl explores the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco and hip-hop. Bobby Cannavale stars as record label president Richie Finestra, who is trying to save his company and his soul without destroying everyone in his path. series is executive produced by Scorsese, Jagger, Winter (who also serves as showrunner), Rick Yorn, Victoria Pearman, Emma Tillinger Koskoff, John Melfi and Allen Coulter.
The new seasons of Girls and Togetherness will debut back-to-back the following week, on Sunday, February 21. Girls premieres its ten-episode fifth season at 10 PM. Created by and starring Lena Dunham, the Emmy-winning series takes a comic look at the assorted humiliations and rare triumphs of a group of girls in their 20s. Dunham executive produces along with Judd Apatow, Jenni Konner, Ilene S. Landress, Bruce Eric Kaplan, Murray Miller and Paul Simms. Togetherness follows with the debut of its eight-episode second season at 10:30 PM. From brothers Jay and Mark Duplass, the show follows four adults living under one roof on the fringes of Los Angeles.