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What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – Christina Applegate Hosts SNL

So far, the jury is still out on this new season of Saturday Night Live. The new cast doesn't really seem to be catching on. They need some really bang up stars to bring the fans in this season. This weekend that happens to be Christina Applegate trying to fill that spot. Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.


1. MLB Baseball. Game 5 of American League Division Series, Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees. 4:00 PM CT TBS

2. Shark Tank. Business ideas include dresses made from pillowcases, a unique spatula, vitamin oral sprays, and energy-boosting waffles. 7:00 PM CT ABC

3. Monsters Inside Me. A pregnant model is pushed towards suicide because of a parasite, a boy on his summer vacation gets an infection that rots his flesh, and a college freshman is the target of a hidden killer's suffocation. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

4. NASCAR Racing: Nationwide Series. Dollar General 300 from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC 7:00 PM CT ESPN

5. MLB Baseball. Game 5 of National League Division Series, St. Louis Cardinals at Washington Nationals. 7:30 PM CT TBS

6. CSI: NY. Mac and Jo look for a missing teenager is San Francisco because of evidence found in crime scene photos. 8:00 PM CT CBS

7. Grimm. Hank and Nick are brought by the investigation of a grisly murder to a seemingly unstable man and his daughter who are on the run, and Monroe sees that filling in for Rosalee will be tougher than he originally believed. 8:00 PM CT NBC

8. Primetime: What Would You Do? Situations include a comic insulting the audience, underage service members trying to get served alcohol, a customer accidentally breaking a bottle of wine, then blaming others, a woman trying to force her daughter to tan, and a woman abusing the nanny. 8:00 PM CT ABC

9. Fringe. The fringe team is lead by unforeseen events to a forest that is home to people devoted to recording human history. 8:00 PM CT Fox

10. Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. In the first half hour, two brides try to show off what God and/or a surgeon gave them, Jessica wants to do the same, but her preacher father disapproves, and Kaitlin's new implants could prove tricky. In the second half hour, the bride is down in the dumps because comments from her Southern mother. 8:00 PM CT TLC

11. Ghost Adventures. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin head to Black Moon Manor in Greenfield, IN. They investigate the house to help the owner understand the source of a dark energy that he believes attacked his girlfriend Jennifer, and has seemingly overrun the property. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

12. America's Most Wanted. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

13. Boss. Kane's enemies are threatening to bring him down as the city's emergency managers get ready to take control of the city. 8:00 PM CT Starz

14. Blue Bloods. Danny suspects a serial killer when two murder victims are members of the same group, and Erin and her ex go to court. 9:00 PM CT CBS

15. Dateline NBC. A wealthy hotel heir's murder starts a feud between his wife and stepdaughter. 9:00 PM CT NBC

16. 20/20. A man offers $65 million to any many who can win the heart of his lesbian daughter, waist-training with corsets, extreme plastic surgery, and immersion journalism. 9:00 PM CT ABC

17. Haven Audrey searches for the connection between the ocean-related deaths that plague Haven. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

18. Secret Princes. The princes have to choose with American woman to bring home, and they must admit to their true identities at a Southern Ball. 9:00 PM CT TLC

19. The Dead Files: Dead Files Revisited. Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan reveal new information since their investigations of paranormal claims at an old Alabama plantation home and the infamous New Mexico State Penitentiary. In Alabama, we’ll find out whether their client has fully recovered from her 30-foot fall and if she and her husband were able to destroy the violent psychokinetic manifestation in their home. In New Mexico, we’ll follow up on their client’s struggle to rid herself of dangerous forces that followed her home from a notorious prison she’d visited years ago. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

20. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include Ben Affleck, Rep. Darrell Issa, Gov. Brian Schweitzer, former FDIC chair Sheila Blair, and Ann Coulter 9:00 PM CT HBO

21. Strike Back. Season finale. Scott questions Bryant about her role in Knox’s plan and appeals to her for help, but Scott’s dark past may dictate his course of action. Stonebridge attempts to focus on the mission, but is consumed by thoughts of revenge. South African police team up with Section 20 to find the nukes and Knox before he can carry out his plan. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

22. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Miley Cyrus, Rove McManus, and The Script. 10:30 PM CT NBC


1. College Football. Texas vs Oklahoma. 11:00 AM CT ABC

2. College Football. Kansas State at Iowa State. 11:00 AM CT FX

3. College Football. Iowa at Michigan State. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

4. College Football. Northwestern at Minnesota. 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

5. College Football. Utah at UCLA 2:00 PM CT Fox

6. College Football. Alabama at Missouri. 2:30 PM CT CBS

7. College Football. Stanford at Notre Dame. 2:30 PM CT NBC

8. College Football. Illinois at Michigan. 2:30 PM CT ABC

9. College Football. Boston College at Florida State 4:30 PM CT ESPN 2

10. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Division Series. Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers 5:00 PM CT TBS

11. College Football. USC at Washington. 6:00 PM CT Fox

12. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Bank of American 500 from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC. 6:30 PM CT ABC

13. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Championship Series. 7:00 PM CT TBS

14. The Seven Year Hitch. Childhood best pals who remain close but platonic friends who happen to be co-habitating. This arrangement seems to work out just fine until a corporate hot-shot named Bryce enters the picture. Ryan doesn't like Kevin one little bit, in part because it seems Kevin can see right through him. He wants Kevin out, particularly after proposing marriage to Jennifer after a scant six months of dating. 7:00 PM CT Hallmark Movie Channel

15. Too Cute! Coton de Tulear puppies on a farm, a German shepherd in obedience classes, and two French bulldog puppies. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

16. College Football. South Carolina at LSU. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

17. Welcome to Sweetie Pie's. Jenae gets ready for TJ's birthday party, Robbie threatens to send Andre back to Texas, and Tim is delayed by responsibilities. 8:00 PM CT OWN

18. 48 Hours: Hard Evidence. In the first hour, a mom finds out her 14-year-old daughter and her 19-year-old boyfriend are having sex, leading them to decide to get rid of her. In the second hour, a professional poker player is the prime suspect in his parents' murder. 8:00 PM CT TLC

19. My Fair Wedding: Unveiled. Bride Kandice thinks togas and tigers would be perfect at her “Ancient Rome” themed wedding. Trouble is, no one else in her family agrees, including groom Bryan. What’s more, the bride’s dress is a mess and she can’t stop crying. When the big day arrives, wedding planner David Tutera struggles to keep the bride’s ‘no filter’ dad in line long enough to make a classy toast to the new couple. 8:00 PM CT WE

20. College Football. Tennessee at Mississippi State. 8:00 PM CT ESPN 2

21. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance. Johnny Blaze gets a shot at ridding himself of the Ghost Rider curse forever when he's hired to save a boy from Satan. Nicolas Cage stars. 8:00 PM CT Starz

22. 48 Hours Mystery. A young Air Force veteran is killed in a car crash, but her boyfriend survives. 9:00 PM CT CBS

23. Iyanla, Fix My Life. A drug-addicted father's four kids are left behind when he enters prison. 9:00 PM CT OWN

24. Pit Bulls and Parolees. After losing their pet to cancer, a large family wants to adopt a new dog, and Tia and Tania meet up with a snarling, sick dog. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

25. Saturday Night Live. Christina Applegate is the guest host, and Passion Pit the musical guest. 10:30 PM CT NBC