Category Archives: What’s Hot on TV

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Fox’s 25th Anniversary Special

Well, now I just feel old. It’s the twenty-fifth anniversary of Fox, and I can remember back when it was just a budding network with just a few shows to call its own. And sadly, I was already an adult at that time. Ryan Seacrest hosts the special tonight that looks back on the more memorable moments of the past quarter century. Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. NHL Hockey. Game 6 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinal. Pittsburgh Penguins at Philadelphia Flyers 11:00 AM CT NBC

2. NASCAR Racing: Spring Cup. STP 400 from Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, KS. 11:30 AM CT Fox

3. PGA Tour Golf. Final Round of Champions: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf from Savannah, GA. 12:00 PM CT CBS

4. MLB Baseball. Texas Rangers at Detroit Tigers. 12:30 PM CT TBS

5. PGA Tour Golf. Final Round of Valero Texas Open from San Antonio. 2:00 PM CT CBS

6. NHL Hockey. Game 6 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinal. Boston Bruins at Washington Capitals. 2:00 PM CT NBC

7. NBA Basketball. Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Lakers. 2:30 PM CT ABC

8. George of the Jungle. I like this live action version with Brendan Fraser even butter than the cartoon. 3:35 PM CT HBO Family

9. NBA Basketball. Houston Rockets at Miami Heat. 5:00 PM CT NBA TV

10. 60 Minutes. The Lehman Brothers financial collapse, the conflict that drives Christians from Palestine, and a man who found emeralds off the coast of Florida 6:00 PM CT CBS

11. Dateline NBC. Teens making decisions while driving in dangerous situations. 6:00 PM CT NBC

12. The Amazing Race. A team begins to lose faith when a finishing a task seems out of their reach, and a racer needs to decide whether to risk health for the game. 7:00 PM CT CBS

13. Harry’s Law. Harry’s client is a juror who ran out of the deliberations during a high-profile murder case, a reality TV star’s husband commits suicide and her in-laws end up suing her, and Cassie and Oliver try to balance their relationship and work. 7:00 PM CT NBC

14. Once Upon a Time. Mr. Gold tries to expose the true identity of August, Regina is confronted about being involved in Kathryn’s disappearance, and Davie would like to get back together with Mary Margaret. 7:00 PM CT ABC

15. Fox’s 25th Anniversary Special. Ryan Seacrest looks back at iconic series and memorable moments of the network, along with contributions fro Calista Flockhart, Gabrielle Carteris, Shannen Doherty, Jason Priestly, Ian Ziering, Christina Applegate, and Ed O’Neill. 7:00 PM CT Fox

16. Jerseylicious. Stylights show off their skills and ‘tudes trying to make the cut. 7:00 PM CT Style

17. Mob Wives. Karen gets ready for her book release party, facing harsh critics, and Drita has to face the possibility she and Lee might not be in the book. 7:00 PM CT VH1

18. MLB Baseball. New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

19. The Good Wife. Alicia’s client is a judge up against misconduct charges, Cary comes to a decision about his career, and Kalinda deals with the consequences of Agent’ Delaney’s investigation. 8:00 PM CT CBS

20. The Celebrity Apprentice. The celebrities must create an in-store display and slogan for Trump’s new fragrance, Success by Trump. 7:00 PM CT NBC

21. Firelight. Imprisoned women join volunteers to fight forest fires and help out during national disasters. 8:00 PM CT ABC

22. Oprah’s Next Chapter. Oprah travels to India and parties with Bollywood stars. 8:00 PM CT OWN

23. The Real Housewives of Atlanta. The Atlanta ladies get together to set the record straight on some of the most talked-about antics of the season. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

24. Long Island Medium. In the first half hour, Theresa wants Victoria to earn her own way, and also helps a woman struggling to let her grandma go. In the second half hour, Larry sets up a last-minute romantic evening for Valentine’s Day, and Theresa meets a big skeptic. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

25. Ax Men. Logging For the Future: Across the country, loggers are doing their part to protect the forests for the next generation 8:00 PM CT HISTORY

26. Snapped. “Tracey Flame.” 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

27. Big Rich Texas. Highlights from the first season of the show, along with previously unseen footage. 8:00 PM CT Style

28. The Killing. Sarah gets a mysterious message from Rosie Larsen that may identify the killer, while Mitch befriends a runaway girl and Richmond questions his political future. 7:00 PM CT AMC

29. Game of Thrones. Joffrey punishes Sansa, Catelyn tries to convince Stannis and Renly to work together against the Lannisters, Dany arrives at the gates of Qarth, Arya and Gendry are taken to Harrenhal, and Davos has to find a way to smuggle Melisandre into a secret cove 8:00 PM CT HBO

30. Nurse Jackie. Jackie struggles to remain sober when she leaves rehab early, Zoey has second thoughts about her relationship and Eddied confesses to Jackie that he … confessed. 8:00 PM CT Showtime

31. NBA Basketball. New Orleans Hornets at Los Angeles Clippers. 8:30 PM CT NBA TV

32. The Big C. At a creative retreat, Cathy meets a “joyologist,” Sean and Andrea go out for Valentine’s Day, and Adam goes to church with his new crush. 8:30 PM CT Showtime

33. NYC 22. Lazarus and Tonya work to stop rival gangs from moving into a drug dealer’s house after it is firebombed, and a rap star follows Jackpot and Ahmad to prepare for movie role. 9:00 PM CT CBS

34. Breakout Kings. The team tries to bring in a escaped former Navy SEAL is is going after the employees of a government contractor. 9:00 PM CT A&E

35. Khloe and Lamar. Lamar is concert about playing against his former team, and after he moves to DAllas, Jamie feels left out. 9:00 PM CT E!

36. Oprah Presents Master Class. Sidney Pitier is featured. 9:00 PM CT OWN

37. The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Caroline gets diagnosed, Jacqueline’s daughter stays too long, and Teresa and her brother fight. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

38. William & Kate: One Year Later. A look back at the royal couple’s past year. 9:00 PM CT TLC

39. River Monsters. Jeremy travels to the Himalayas to investigate grisly river attacks with the knowledge that the predator could be a sacred creature. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

40. Cool Tools: Travel Edition. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

41. Mad Men. Peggy is rattled by a particularly difficult pitch and Don visits a potential client. 9:00 PM CT AMC

42. VEEP. Former Senator Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) has accepted the call to serve as Vice President of the United States. The job is nothing like she imagined and everything she was warned about. 9:00 PM CT HBO

43. The Borgias. Alexander VI refuses to allow for a Catholic burial for Paolo, Lucrezia starts a hunger strike, the French army goes to Rome, and Della Rovere sneaks into the city. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

44. Ice Loves Coco. Ice and Coco celebrate their eleventh anniversary in Hawaii, and Ice tours his former army base. 9:30 PM CT E!

45. Girls. Hannah is concerned that ADam might not be being monogamous, Marie denies her escalating boredom, and Shoshanna confesses a secret. 9:30 PM CT HBO

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – America’s Most Wanted Returns

America’s Most Wanted returns tonight to Fox. The truth is that it never truly went away, as it’s been airing on Lifetime on Friday nights, but that just isn’t the same. John Walsh brings the show back tonight to Fox with a special looking at the most wanted criminals across the world.

1. PGA Tour Golf. Second round of Champions: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf. 12:00 PM CT CBS

2. Encino Man. If you can forget that Pauly Shore is in this movie, it’s actually a fun flick. Brendan Fraser and Sean Astin also star in this movie of two high school kids that uncover and thaw out a caveman, then try introduce him to their lifestyle. 1:30 PM CT Comedy Central

3. PGA Tour Golf. Third round of Valero Texas Open from San Antonio. 2:00 PM CT CBS

4. NHL Hockey. Game 5 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinal. Washington Capitals at Boston Bruins. 2:00 PM CT NBC

5. Armageddon. I love Bruce Willis, Ben Affleck, and Liv Tyler in this, but mostly I love Steve Buscemi. He always plays the best nuts. 4:00 PM CT FX

6. NBA Basketball. Denver Nuggets at Phoenix Suns. 4:30 PM CT ESPN

7. Escape Routes. The teams take on Miami and the Florida Everglades. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. America’s Most Wanted: World’s Most Wanted. John Walsh hosts. 7:00 PM CT Fox

9. 48 Hours: Hard Evidence. In the first hour, an the death of the wife of an anesthesiologist is investigated. In the second hour, a woman admits to killing her husband in self defense. In the third hour, the commander of a prestigious CAnadian Air Force base might be hiding the truth behind a series of odd sex crimes. 7:00 PM CT TLC

10. Cats 101. Kurilian Bobtail, Chausie, Dwelf, Burmilla, Lambkin, and a Klepto Cat. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

11. NBA Basketball. Dallas Mavericks at Chicago Bulls. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

12. The Firm. Abby is kidnapped by Kevin Stack’s men, and Mitch tries to end her ordeal by striking a deal, while Abby plays mind games with her captor. 8:00 PM CT NBC

13. 20/20. A farm kid becomes a gossip columnist with mixes with the stars, a band bound for success, a young vet who would like to be an actor, Hollywood High students, and a runaway beauty is murdered. 8:00 PM CT ABC

14. Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. Tim and Miss Robbie plan a cookoff to find out which recipes will make it onto the menu, Jenair tries to bring attention, and Charles starts training as a bartender. 8:00 PM CT OWN

15. Tanked. Aquarium that are required to reflect a robotic systems company’s technological abilities and pinball. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

16. Colombiana. A little girl in Bogota watches her parents get murdered, then fifteen years later works as a contract killer herself. A different look at Colombia that today just makes us think of Sofia Vergara. 8:00 PM CT Starz

17. 48 Hours Mystery. A mom tries to get to the truth behind her daughter’s death with the help of a true crime author. 9:00 PM CT CBS

18. Patton Oswalt: Finest Hour. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

19. Beverly’s Full House. Beverly’s mom and sister drop by for a visit, and Anansa it forced into a difficult position. 9:00 PM CT OWN

20. Tanked: Unfiltered. Additional commentary on a a 57,000 gallon tank for a megachurch, a keg tank for a man cave, and a shark tank for a … wait for it … a lawyer. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

21. NBA Basketball. Orlando Magic at Utah Jazz. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Save-less Elimination on Idol

It’s the first save-less elimination on American Idol this season. Who’s it going to be? The judges seemed to think the voters made a mistake last week with the bottom three. How will they feel this week? Will one of their favorites walk out the door? The problem is, it seems every one of the final seven are their favorites. Check in with other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. John Cusack and Rashida Jones are the guests today. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Wanda Sykes and Bon Iver. Syndicated, check local listings.

3. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. This is one of the rare times where I actually like the sequel as much as the original. 3:00 PM CT FX

4. Community. Annie convinces Abed to let her spend time in the dreamatorium, but it turns into an examination of the study group. 7:00 PM CT NBC

5. Missing. Becca plots a new scheme to get Michael back as she tries to avoid being taken into custody. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. The Vampire Diaries. Damon and Elena find out that Jeremy has been spending time with the wrong crowd, Klaus and Stefan aggressively search for the missing weapon, and Tyler becomes suspicious of Caroline and Klaus. 7:00 PM CT CW

7. American Idol. Kris Allen and LMFAO perform, and another contestant is eliminated. 7:00 PM CT Fox

8. NBA Basketball. Chicago Bulls at Miami Heat. 7:00 PM CT TNT

9. Dateline: Real Life Mysteries. In the first hour, in the middle of the night an Army Major is attacked in his bd, and the police did up secrets that night help solve the case. In the second hour, a young mom’s family would never have guessed who was behind her being abducted at gunpoint. 7:00 PM CT TLC

10. Truck Stop USA. Midway’s hosting a Big 70 eating competition. Bechtold battles Tony, a local restaurant owner where Bechtold takes his burger challenge and Tony takes on the Big 70. Then a pro eater tries to be the first to finish Bechtold’s biscuits and gravy challenge. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

11. Rules of Engagement. Timmy wants to get together with a woman he et on the subway, and Jeff and Audrey have former friends snub them, and it makes them turn on each other. 7:30 PM CT CBS

12. 30 Rock. Jack plays matchmaker for Liz to show what she’s missing with Criss, Tracy helps Jenna stage a meltdown in public, and Jack’s scheme to make couches gets derailed. 7:30 PM CT NBC

13. The Office. And and Nellie fight for the manager’s chair after he comes back from a rendezvous, and Kelly has a hard time making a choice between Ryan and a perfect man. 8:00 PM CT NBC

14. Grey’s Anatomy. The doctors care for a Jane doe who is at the forefront of a case being followed nationally, the residents start interviews for post-residency positions, and Richard deals with an upsetting realization visiting Adele. 8:00 PM CT ABC

15. The Secret Circle. Jake, Cassie, and Fay find upsetting theories about events from the past, Callum tries to reenter Melissa’s life, and Jane and Charles continue with their plan against Blackwell. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. Touch. Clea and Martin discover a shocking situation, Teller ends up in trouble when he visits Jake, and a plane-crash survivor looks for life’s purpose. 8:00 PM CT Fox

17. The First 48. In the first hour, a look back at the murders of an elderly resident and a female tattoo artist. In the second hour, a look at the circumstances behind a young mother found burned in an abandoned house’s backyard. 9:00 PM CT A&E

18. The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Part 2 of the reunion. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

19. Sand Masters. a massive sand sculpture is created to celebrate a muscle boat racing event in Sarasota, Florida. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

20. Swamp People. One of Troy’s go-to hunting grounds is spoiled by boat traffic, Joe and Tommy get a rare opportunity because of high water, and Willie and Randy get pressured by their dad. 8:00 PM CT HISTORY

21. Mary Mary. Now that Mary Mary has cancelled their holiday tour, they can enjoy some time with family. But Erica’s husband/producer, Warryn, is pressuring Mary Mary to record a new single, “Go Get It.” 8:00 PM CT WE

22. Parks and Recreation. Leslie finds out the Parks Department budget is about to be cut and takes action, and Chris brings Ron to a mediation center. 8:30 PM CT NBC

23. Awake. Det. Britten helps bring a couple back together and prepare them for life in the witness protection program, and an introduction between Det. Vega and Britten’s longtime informant doesn’t go very well. 9:00 PM CT NBC

24. Scandal. A millionaire’s son is accused of rape, and Olive’s first request after taking on Amanda Tanner as a lcient is to request a meeting with the president. 9:00 PM CT ABC

25. NBA Basketball. Los Angeles Clippers at Phoenix Suns. 9:30 PM CT TNT

26. Conan. Regina Hall, Kunal Nayyar, and Emeli Sande are included on the guest list tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Top Seven Perform … Again … on Idol

There’s going to be some extra pressure tonight on American Idol. There are no more saves. Even the best of the best can’t be saved anymore after the judges saved Jessica Sanchez last week. She’ll be safe this week most likely as her fans turn out to save her, but everyone else is vulnerable. Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Mariska Hargitay, Megan Hilty, and Squeeze. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. MLB Baseball. Texas Rangers at Boston Red Sox. 6:00 PM CT ESPN2

3. Survivor: One World. A confrontation is forced, and survivors get messages from home. 7:00 PM CT CBS

4. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers. Seniors ask for help texting an intimate message and get signatures for a petition asking that only attractive people be allowed to reproduce. 7:00 PM CT NBC

5. American Idol. The final 7 perform … again. 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Park Secrets. In the first half hour, viewers explore parks hiding in plain sight in some of America’s favorite big cities! In the second half hour, viewers explore secluded getaways in the U.S. that everyone can take. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

7. NBA Basketball. Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

8. Best Friends Forever. Lennon tries to surprise Joe’s retiring father with a gift, and Jessica is forced to face reality by a delivery. 7:30 PM CT NBC

9. Suburgatory. George falls for a woman he meets at the farmers’ market, Tessa and Dalia look for a missing Yakult, and Noah and Jill make an announcement. 7:30 PM CT ABC

10. Rock Center with Brian Williams. The focus is on French and American election differences, Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt, and Madonna. 8:00 PM CT NBC

11. Modern Family. Claire helps Luke deal with a neighbor’s death, Phil and Alex have quality time together, Haley throws an unapproved party, and Cameron’s dad visits. 8:00 PM CT ABC

12. America’s Next Top Model. The aspiring models create a PSA for anti-bullying, with the winners winning a video message from home. 8:00 PM CT CW

13. Ghost Hunters. While searching the hallways, Grant’s meter starts to go crazy. As they continue down the hall, they hear a door shut even though no one else is around. Is the marine making himself known? 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Interior Therapy with Jeff Lewis. Jeff and Jenni do their best to restore harmony to a home broken by wife’s bachelor pad redesign. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

18. Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy. Find out why Larry the Cable Guy might be looking for hazard pay on his series. 8:00 PM CT HISTORY

16. Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23. June allows Chloe to play matchmaker, and James teaches and acting class, but can’t get away from the Dawson persona. 8:30 PM CT ABC

17. Dog the Bounty Hunter. Dog’s pastor is brought in to reunite the team, but Duane Lee is reluctant to take part. 8:00 PM CT A&E

18. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. A man believes he sees his wife get abducted while on a video chat with her, but Benson discovers that the woman tried to pick up the ransom herself. 9:00 PM CT NBC

19. Revenge. Victoria is impacted unexpectedly by Daniels imprisonment, and Jack gets more desperate searching for Amanda. 9:00 PM CT ABC

20. Duck Dynasty. Without seeing it first, Willie buys a vineyard trying to expand the brand, and Phil and Si take over babysitting responsibilities. 9:00 PM CT A&E

21. The Soup. 9:00 PM CT E!

22. Hot in Cleveland. Joy and George begin a whirlwind courtship, Victoria designs celebrity shoes, and uses Melanie and Joy in her runway show. 9:00 PM CT E!

23. South Park. The boys are terrified while ziplining. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

24. Monster Man. Devo, the band best known for their 80’s hit “Whip It”, have asked Roy to direct their next music video called “Monster Man”. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

25. Million Dollar Listing New York. Ryan attempts to go the extra mile for his difficult clients, while Fredrik and Michael cross paths again. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

26. Toddlers & Tiaras. Destiny’s mom has her credit cards at their limit, and Camari needs to do her best to beat Sami-Jo. 9:00 PM CT TLC

27. Baggage Battles. The auction specialists travel to Indianapolis. A major Midwestern travel hub, the Indianapolis International Airport is one of the busier baggage centers in the U.S. With over 50,000 flights, 7.5 million passengers and 2.2 billion pounds of property passing through the airport in 2011, this auction brings in bids on everything from rare musical instruments to exotic fur coats to Formula One memorabilia. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

28. Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew. The crews create routines to Flo Rida hits, and Flo Rida performs as well. 9:00 PM CT MTV

29. Happily Divorced. “Newman vs. Newman.” 9:30 PM CT TVLand

30. Ugly Americans. Mark becomes a masked crimefighter after being bitten by Bat-Boy who has rabies, and he wages war against the criminals of New York and their feline-like leader with his sidekick, Koala Man, but his side. 9:30 PM CT Comedy Central

31. NBA Basketball. Los Angeles Lakers at Golden State Warriors. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

32. Conan. Sean Hayes, Paul F. Tompkins, and Girls are the guests tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – The Biggest Loser Walkout

Tonight we’ll find out what’s behind The Biggest Loser walkout. The final five walk out and refuse to carry on with the show. That much is true. There’s also a rumor that two of them never come back. What could that be? Things have to be pretty bad for you to walk out when you’re that close the end. Find out tonight. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Emily Blunt and Jason Mraz. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. NCIS. The teams works alongside the Baltimore police investigating a warehouse fire with missing Navy documents that could threaten national security, and Tony gets reconnects with a boy from his past. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. The Biggest Loser. Find out what happens when the final five leave the Ranch. 7:00 PM CT NBC

4. Last Man Standing. VAnessa worries that Mike’s dad, in town to build the new store, will had the wrong effect on his BP. 7:00 PM CT ABC

5. Glee. The glee club does Saturday Night Fever-inspired dance numbers 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Giuliana & Bill. The couple hit a retreat and discuss baby options and Giuliana’s surgery. 7:00 PM CT Style

7. NBA Basketball. Boston Celtics at New York Knicks. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

8. Cougar Town. Ellie claims her mother is a sociopath, but no one believes her, Grayson tries to help Laurie start a cake business, and Chick and Bobby help Travis and his buddies try to steal the campus cougar statue. 7:30 PM CT ABC

9. The Voice. Live results with both Christina Aguilera and Blake Shelton losing some of their team. 8:00 PM CT NBC

10. Dancing with the Stars. Selena Gomez and The Scene perform, and the fourth couple will be eliminated after a danceoff of the bottom two couples. 7:00 PM CT ABC

11. Ringer. with the vow renewal ceremony getting closer, Bridge decides to tell Andrew the truth regarding her identity, and Agent Machado is forced from the case as Macawi begins to close in on Bridget. 8:00 PM CT CW

12. New Girl. Jess watches Russell’s daughter and meets his ex, Schmidt and CeCe are afraid she’s pregnant, and Nick’s girlfriend seems too young for him. 8:00 PM CT Fox

13. Fact or Faked. Ben and the team return to take on a new slate of astounding paranormal. Devin and Ben harness Lanisha in order to see if she will levitate using various tools, but will it work? 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. The Real Housewives of Orange County. Vicki Gunvalson visits Tamra Barney and asks where her boobs are and Vicki dishes the dirt on bowling night. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

15. Mysteries at the Museum. Don Wildman visits FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Historic Auto Attractions in Roscoe, IL, the 4th Infantry Division, Museum in For Carson, CO, Madison Valley History Museum in Ennis, MT, Anthracite Heritage Museum in Scranton, PA, and Sippican Historical Society in Marion, MA. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

16. Dance Moms: Miami. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

17. Raising Hope. After revelations about the family history, the Chances fight for custody of Hope. 8:30 PM CT Fox

18. Fashion Star. One designer has a hard time making a men’s garment, and another tries sto make his collection sexier. 9:00 PM CT NBC

19. Private Practice. Charlotte and Cooper help Mason accept Erica’s rapidly deteriorating condition, Pete and Violet find out they still have feelings for each other, and Addison helps Amelia appreciate motherhood. 9:00 PM CT ABC

20. Big Easy Justice. Tat-2 and the team search for a drug dealer who disappeared along with his five kids 9:00 PM CT Spike

21. Dream Machines. the team puts the finishing touches on 50 Cent’s dream car, which includes welding and much creativity. As soon as a couple members of the team try to take the easy way out, controversy arises on how to design the car. When finished, 50 Cent will have the chance to see his new Jet Car, but will it be all he dreamed of and more? 9:00 PM CT Syfy

22. The Little Couple. In the first half hour, Bill has the Grand Opening for his new pet store, but Jen has to be in LA for an egg extraction. In the second half hour, Jen and Bill put it all behind them and focus on their work schedules. 9:00 PM CT TLC

23, Off Limits. Don Wildman visits the manmade world of outside of Colorado Springs, Alcatraz Island, Kentucky, the Easy Side Access project in NYC, and Fiesta Parade Floats in Pasadena. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

24. Top Shot. Real life SWAT team scenarios inspire two challenges, and competitors race against time to breach doors with a shotgun. 9:00 PM CT HISTORY

25. Love for Sail. A man gets to choose between two women who are both interested in him. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

26. Best Ink. The artist creates designs tattoos for Dean McDermott and Tori Spelling and matching tattoos for best friends. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

27. Shannen Says. With the wedding only six weeks away, Shannen knows she needs to find a venue, and focuses on the ranch of her good friend Chris Cortazzo. But, her dream wedding location runs into a roadblock when she and David Tutera have differing views on the layout. Meanwhile, Kurt surprises Shannen by volunteering them both to babysit her manager’s baby for the night, saying it will be a good test to see how they handle their own future children. 9:00 PM CT WE

28. NBA Basketball. San Antonio Spurs at Los Angeles Lakers. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

29. Conan. Patton Oswalt, Gabrielle Union, and Bo Burnham are tonight’s guests. 10:35 PM TBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Carlos Santana on DWTS

So how is Dancing with the Stars getting all these big name rock acts for appearances. Okay, so maybe “all these” is a stretch, but last week they scared KISS, and this week they have Carlos Santana as the couples take on Latin dances. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. THe guests today include Michelle Obama, Katharine McPhee, and Neon Trees. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. MLB Baseball. Minnesota Twins at New York Yankees. 6:00 PM CT ESPN

3. NBA Basketball. Philadelphia 76ers at New York Yankees. 6:00 PM CT NBA TV

4. How I Met Your Mother. Barney gets Ted, who is now living alone, to go out on the town with him every night, Lily experiences an exotic dream, and 7:00 PM CT CBS

5. The Voice. Live quarterfinals. 7:00 PM CT NBC

6. Dancing with the Stars. The celebrities dance the salsa, Argentine tango, and samba, and Carlos Santana performs. 7:00 PM CT ABC

7. Gossip Girl. Dan and Blair plant an event to announce themselves as a couple, Lola gets a critical audition, and Diana and Serena fight trying to keep their secrets under wraps. 7:00 PM CT CW

8. Bones. A landfill turns up a corpse that has been dyed blue, and Booth tries to boost Bones’ self-confidence of her post-birth body. 7:00 PM CT Fox

9. Oprah’s Lifeclass: Tour. The power of forgiveness. 7:00 PM CT OWN

10. The Secret Life of the American Teenager. Amy is afraid she might be pregnant again, Ben tries to get on Dylan’s parents’ good side, and Grace looks for support from Jack in dealing with a family matter. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

11. Undercover Boss: Abroad. The bosses of Cineplex Entertainment and Toronto Transit Commission work undercover behind the scenes of their companies. 7:00 PM CT TLC

12. Basketball Wives. Jen’s behavior is challenged by Evelyn’s friend, and Tami and her mom work through their issues. 7:00 PM CT VH1

13. 2 Broke Girls. Caroline gets sidetracked from putting Earl’s tax return in the mail after she finds out Max has never filed. 7:30 PM CT CBS

14. Two and a Half Men. Zoey and her daughter move in to Walden’s house, and Alan finds more than he expected with Lyndsey. 8:00 PM CT CBS

15. Hart of Dixie. Zoe and a patient connect personally, Magnolia makes plans for a bachelorette party for Lemon, and Wade plans a hunting trip for George. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. House. House and the others care for a man who cries blood, and House’s favorite prostitute decides to leave the business, making him act out. 8:00 PM CT Fox

17. American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior. OCC starts a build for MyPillow, PJD finishes the bike for Newmont Mining, and Senior and Junior agree to a face-to-face meeting. 8:00 PM CT Discovery

18. Eureka. Allison and the frantic crew try to regain control of their pummeling ship from their mission to Astraeus. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

19. Make It or Break It. Family members show up at the training facility, Payton’s dad has unwanted news, and Lauren gets encouraged to see a doctor about her condition. 8:00 PM CT ABC Family

20. Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. Bourdain travels to Kansas City, the BBQ capital of the world, with pal Zamir Gotta, in search of the best barbeque. While there, Tony meets up with musicians The Black Keys for some serious finger-licking meat. 8:00 PM CT Travel

21. Mike & Molly. Molly refocuses on her dieting after she can’t get her wedding dress zipped up. 8:30 PM CT CBS

22. Smash. A movie star changes everything at “Bombshell,” Ivy and Karen work together against their new rival, and Tom and Sam’s romance heats up.

23. Castle. Tension between CAstle and Beckett comes to a head, so Castle teams up with Det. Ethan Slaughter, and sees a different side to police work that puts him in danger. Adam Baldwin guest stars. 9:00 PM CT ABC

24. Lost Girl. With Dyson not around, Kenzi helps weak Bo regain her strength by supplying her with late night “take-out” with a random stranger. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

25. Breakthrough with Tony Robbins. Tony shows Juaquin Hawkins how to value the simple things in life. 9:00 PM CT OWN

26. Bethenny Ever After. Jason Unlucky to Fall in Love with Bethenny. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

27. Mama’s Boys of the Bronx. In the first half hour, the mamas are taking a trip to Florida, so try to prepare the boys to get along with them. In the second half hour, Giovanni organizes a contest of eating cannolis, and Chip gets help fro Frankie to winterize his mom’s cat condos. 9:00 PM CT TLC

28. Hotel Impossible. Melchiorri travels to The Penguin Hotel in trendy South Beach, Miami, where a family-run Art Deco hotel is losing business. He can’t believe management’s lack of attention to customer service & their unbelievable view. Given the facts, the owner revolts. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

29. Bad Girls Club: Las Vegas. Elease feels queasy when Mimi has a breakdown, and Amy finds peace with Camilla. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

30. NBA Basketball. Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Clippers. 9:30 PM CT NBA TV

31. Conan. Kevin Hart, Brittany Snow, and First Aid Kit are the guests tonight. 9:00 PM CT TBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – 100th Anniversary of Titanic Sinking

You know what today is? That’s right. The 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. You know what else today is? That’s right. Tax day. Have them done yet? You have a few more days since this is a weekend. You know what else today is? Probably not. It’s my son’s 19th birthday. While you labor over getting those taxes done, watch a special on the anniversary of the Titanic tonight on HISTORY and watch part four of the ABC’s miniseries about the event. And if you want, have some birthday cake and celebrate my son’s birthday. I’m sure he’ll appreciate it. Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. NHL Hockey. Game 3 of Western Conference Quarterfinal. 11:00 AM CT NBC

2. NBA Basketball. Miami Heat at New York Knicks. 12:00 PM CT ABC

3. MLB Baseball. Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox. 12:30 PM CT TBS

4. PGA Tour Golf. Final Round of RBC Heritage in Hilton Head, SC. 2:00 PM CT NBC

5. NHL Hockey. Game 3 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinal. 2:00 PM CT NBC

6. NBA Basketball. Dallas Mavericks at Los Angeles Lakers. 2:30 PM CT ABC

7. 60 Minutes. Remembering Mike Wallace. 6:00 PM CT CBS

8. Dateline NBC. In a look at stranger danger, elementary students are offered a chance to tour an ice cream truck privately, and teens are asked to give personal info to a stranger. 6:00 PM CT NBC

9. NBA Basketball. Memphis Grizzlies at New Orleans Hornets. 6:00 PM CT NBA TV

10. The Amazing Race. An early alliance breaks up, and one teem seeks revenge in a double U-Turn. 7:00 PM CT CBS

11. Harry’s Law. The team takes to the runway at the annual spring gala to help win a bet of Harry’s that has the firm on the line, Olive wants Phoebe’s help in defending a high-school student charged with selling the morning-after pill. 7:00 PM CT NBC

12. The Simpsons. Jimbo’s girlfriend develops feelings for Bart, getting him in trouble with the school bullies, and Homer gets a treadmill that has a built-in TV. 7:00 PM CT Fox

13. Titanic at 100: Mystery Solved. As the 100th anniversary of Titanic’s sinking approaches, a team of scientists, engineers, archaeologists and imaging experts have joined forces to answer one of the most haunting questions surrounding the legendary disaster: Just how did the “unsinkable” ship break apart and plunge into the icy waters of the North Atlantic 7:00 PM CT HISTORY

14. Jerseylicious. Beauty rivals compete for a shot at New York fashion workshops, Gigi looks for closure after her breakup, and Olivia helps out the environment. 7:00 PM CT Style

15. Mob Wives. Renee starts a new feud with her paranoia over others’ opinions, and Drita tries being a good example for here kids. 7:00 PM CT VH1

16. Bob’s Burgers. Bob is persuaded to purchase a food truck, and the kids are up to no good at a food festival. 7:30 PM CT Fox

17. The Good Wife. Aicia’s client considers a strict plea deal, and Peter’s political adversary forces her back into the public eye. 8:00 PM CT CBS

18. The Celebrity Apprentice. The celebrities teams are tasked with creating their own puppet show, as one celebrity tries to be a team player, and another has a breakdown. 7:00 PM CT NBC

19. Titanic. Part four of the miniseries. The crew takes action, but isn’t able to prevent a collision, and when panic abounds, Louisa makes a promise to Hugh, Paolo looks for help from a mysterious stranger, and life-changing events unfold. 8:00 PM CT ABC

20. Ringer. Catherine’s attempts to drive Andrew and Bridget apart don’t go off as planned, Agent Machado finds out who as been trying to kill Siobhan, and Siobhan’s plan to help Henry gets turned around on her. 8:00 PM CT CW

21. Oprah’s Next Chapter. Oprah and Gloria Steinem address Barnard College students. 8:00 PM CT OWN

22. The Real Housewives of Atlanta. The Atlanta ladies get together to set the record straight on some of the most talked-about antics of the season. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

23. Long Island Medium. In the first half hour, Victoria tries to get her parents car using her charm, and Theresa helps a woman get in touch with dad who died tragically. In the second half hour, Theresa’s friend explains her son can see spirits, and Theresa has an unexpted revelation. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

24. Army Wives. Tanya and Dr. Hanson try to save a sergeant who has been wounded, Denise and Jackie visit the family of the sergeant, Roxy encourages a withdrawn wife, and Roland finds out Charlie is in a relationship. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

25. Snapped. A mother and son relationship is tested because of a murder. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

26. Big Rich Texas. After a feud with Bonnie, Whitney travels to L.A., Leslie hosts a fashion event that impresses almost everyone. 8:00 PM CT Style

27. The Killing. Sarah and Holder identify the mystery man with the tattoo as Jamie attempts to enlist Gwen’s help and Stan learns his past may have come back to haunt him. 7:00 PM CT AMC

28. Game of Thrones. Tyrion promises marriage in order to gain alliances, Catelyn arrives in the Stormlands, and Luwin tries to interpret Brian’s dreams 8:00 PM CT HBO

29. Nurse Jackie. In rehab, Jackie faces the truth about her dependency, and Coop is the only staff member not annoyed by Cruz’s innovations. 8:00 PM CT Showtime

30. The Cleveland Show. One of Rallo’s pranks goes too far, getting Cleveland Jr. kicked out of the scout program, forcing Cleveland to take matters into his own hands. 8:30 PM CT Fox

31. The Big C. Sean finds a new way to make money, Andrea starts a new club, and Adam joins a school Bible study group. 8:30 PM CT Showtime

32. NYC 22. Series premiere. A field training officer supervises new recruits in Manhattan. 9:00 PM CT CBS

33. GCB. REv. Steve and Pastor Tudor’s rivalry has Amanda taking charge of the church musical, and Cricket and Carlene have a sing-off. 9:00 PM CT ABC

34. Breakout Kings. A convict escapes to see his girlfriend and finds out she’s moved on. 9:00 PM CT A&E

35. Khloe and Lamar. Lamar is pressured on the court, and Khloe is pressured to get pregnant. 9:00 PM CT E!

36. Shahs of Sunset. Season finale. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

37. Leave It to Niecy. In the first half hour, Niecy’s youngest daughter is growing up too fast and her older daughter refuses to leave home. In the second half hour, Niecy gets a role in a pilot for sitcom, Dominic wants to start an acting career, and Donielle considers college. 9:00 PM CT TLC

38. River Monsters. Jeremy conducts a search for a beast that lives in the Zambezi River and is rumored to swallow children whole. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

39. Full Metal Jousting. Josh Avery faces off against his best friend Josh Knowles in the last semifinal. It’s a hard-hitting battle between two of the toughest warriors in the competition. 9:00 PM CT HISTORY

40. The Client List. Riley finds a phone number belonging to a woman from her husband’s past, and Linette starts a new relationship. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

41. Mad Men. Lane strikes up an interesting friendship, while Pete entertains guests. 9:00 PM CT AMC

42. Eastbound & Down. Kenny adjusts to his new life, and his future with the Mermen is altered by a twist of fate. 9:00 PM CT HBO

43. The Borgias. The father of Lucrezia’s child travels to Rome to meet her, and The Pope’s lovers take him on a tour of the indigent of Rome. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

44. Ice Loves Coco. Ice and Coco attend the Sundance film festival, and she gets an offer to be in a movie, forcing her to make a decision. 9:30 PM CT E!

45. Girls. Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna are trying to figure life out. They’ve been living in New York for a couple of years, but they’re still not sure what they want – from boys, from each other, from themselves. And things aren’t getting any clearer. 9:30 PM CT HBO

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – NASCAR Night Race

I love a good night race. Tonight NASCAR is at the Texas Motor Speedway for the Samsung Mobile 500. Martin Truex Jr. has the pole. Fort Worth weather is calling for strong thunderstorms, but it looks like the race can escape beforehand and finish without a rain delay.

1. PGA Tour Golf. Third round of RBC Heritage from Hilton Head, SC. 2:00 PM CT CBS

2. NHL Hockey. Game 2 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinal. 2:00 PM CT NBC

3. Road to Perdition. Tom Hanks plays a mob hit man who goes hiding with his son and is betrayed by his boss. It was filmed in the Chicago suburbs here and was big doings at the time. 2:15 PM CT TNT

4. The Proposal. Sandra Bullock stars as a woman about to be deported to Canada, so she convinces her male assistant to marry her, but before that, they have to visit his family in Alaska. 4:00 PM CT FX

5. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Samsung Mobile 500 from Texas Motor Speedway in Forth Worth. 6:00 PM CT Fox

6. Auto Racing. American LeMans Series from Long Beach, CA. 6:30 PM CT ESPN2

7. Escape Routes. The teams take on Atlanta, tasked with designing a backdrop and completing fire and rescue challenges at a training facility. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. Titanic. This is a different Titanic than you might be expecting. It’s not the DiCaprio/Winslet movie. Instead it’s a miniseries airing parts one through three tonight. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. 20/20 on TLC. In the first hour, father and their kids who seem loving pay the ultimate price. In the second hour, a teenager may have crashed her car purposely, killing a pregnant mom and her son, and a woman tells the truth about her rapist after he’s send to prison. In the third hour, a woman who left her estate to strangers, and a story of a 14-year-old boy that may not have been real. 7:00 PM CT TLC

10. Must Love Cats. Apps for cats, why cats can survive a fall, and cats making inmates happy. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

11. The Firm. Andrew is confronted by Mitch and Ray and suggests he help expose Kinross & Clark to the FBI, Abby tries to prevent the next murder with the help of authorities, and Mitch and his team plan to take on Kevin Stack. 8:00 PM CT OWN

12. Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. Miss Robbie gets a prized picture stolen from the restaurant, Robbie’s grandson fibs about dating an employee who is older, and Tim and Jenae conduct a nanny search. 8:00 PM CT OWN

13. Tanked. A racetrack-shaped shark tank for an orthodontist. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

14. NBA Basketball. Phoenix Suns at San Antonio Spurs. 8:00 PM CT ESPN

15. Moneyball. Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill star in this true story of a baseball manager who teams with an Ivy League grad to create a new idea for the way a baseball team is run on a limited budget. 8:00 PM CT Starz

16. 48 Hours Mystery. A man is accused of murder and sent to trial after his live-in girlfriend disappears, yet all they have to go on is circumstantial evidence. 9:00 PM CT CBS

17. Beverly’s Full House. Drama comes from Robert and Anansa trying to drum up ideas for Beverly’s birthday. 9:00 PM CT OWN

18. Tanked: Unfiltered. Additional commentary on a quarantine tank, rundown milk truck, and scuba lessons for Brett. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

19. NBA Basketball. Denver Nuggets at Golden State Warriors. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

20. Saturday Night Live. Josh Brolin is the guest host, and Gotye the musical guest. 10:30 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Lionel Richie and His Country Friends

Did I miss something? When did Lionel Richie become a country star? American Country Music is presenting him and all his country friends tonight on CBS. Dancing on the Ceiling could be interesting as a country hit, no? Catch up on your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Sean Hayes, Gabrielle Union, Wayne Pacelle, and Michael Testa. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Undercover Boss. Chad Hallock, CEO of Budget Blinds, goes undercover working in his own company. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. Shark Tank. Innovative ideas include turning waste products into gold and a handcrafted cookie company. Also, an entrepreneur comes back for a second chance with the sharks. 7:00 PM CT ABC.

4. The Finder. Gordon Both the mob and Walter search for a chef, and Willa gets arrested for fighting with an impersonator. 7:00 PM CT Fox

5. NBA Basketball. Phoenix Suns at Houston Rockets. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

6. NASCAR Racing: Nationwide Series. O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 from Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. 7:30 PM CT ESPN2

7. ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends — In Concert. Richie is joined by Jason Aldean, The Band Perry, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Martina McBride, Rascal Flatts, and Kenny Rogers.. 8:00 PM CT CBS

8. Grimm. Nick finds out Hank is seeing the Heenbiest who tried to kill Aunt Marie, Capt. Renard has his position threatened and must act on it, and Monroe and Rosalee give help to Hank and Sgt. Wu. 8:00 PM CT NBC

9. Fringe. To help with an investigation into an event with ties to both world, Walter goes to the alternate universe. 8:00 PM CT Fox

10. Fairly Legal. Kate helps a client whose drug-dealing tenant prevents him from paying his mortgage. 8:00 PM CT USA

11. Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids. In the first half hour, a bride argues with her selfish maid-of-honor, and another maid-of-honor turns out to be too busty for the one-shoulder gown the bride wants. In the second half hour, a bridesmaid hasn’t worn a dress in fifteen years, and another does not want a green dress that her sister the bride wants her to wear. 8:00 PM CT TLC

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

13. Dateline NBC. Fifteen years after a millionaire is murdered, two suspects are arrested. 9:00 PM CT NBC

14. 20/20. 9:00 PM CT ABC

15. In Plain Sight. Mary is tasked with preventing a drag queen from living his old life, and Marshall goes undercover in a sting operation. 9:00 PM CT USA

16. My Big Fat Gypsy Weddings Romany gypsies marrying outside of their community. 9:00 PM CT TLC

17. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell, Matthew Continetti, David Stockman, Eric Klinenberg, and Tavis Smiley 9:00 PM CT HBO

18. Magic City. Ike faces the disappearance of Mike Strauss while DA Klein attacks organized crime through Ike’s law-student son. Meanwhile, Stevie Evans’ affair with Lily Diamond heats up. 9:00 PM CT Starz

19. NBA Basketball. Dallas Mavericks at Portland Trailblazers. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

26. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight include Jason Segel, Anna Faris, and Far East Movement. 9:00 PM CT NBC