This Week on TV – 3/16/08-3/22/08

Welcome to a new week of TV! This is another big week for TV, including some stuff that I’ve been looking forward to a lot, including the miniseries on HBO called John Adams and the ABC Family TV Movie Cutting Edge 3, both on Sunday! So what don’t we see what else is happening! Jump with me to see this week’s schedule!

Sunday


Sunday is the first 2 (of 7) episodes of the new mini-series on HBO called John Adams, starting at 8/7c & 9:10/8:10c. It is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book & historical biography about the life of John Adams. It stars Paul Giamatti (The Nanny Diaries) as the title character, Laura Linney (The Nanny Diaries) as Abigail Adams, Stephen Dillane as Thomas Jefferson, Danny Huston (X-Men Origins: Wolverine) as Sam Adams, David Morse (Hack & House) as George Washington, Tom Wilkinson (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) as Benjamin Franklin, Rufus Sewell (The Holiday) as Alexander Hamilton & Sarah Polley (Dawn of the Dead) as Nabby Adams/Abigail Adams Smith and is produced by Tom Hanks among others.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Scott Baio is 46… and Pregnant – VH1 @ 10/9c (1-Hour Season Finale)
  • *Series Premiere*I Can Make You Thin with Paul McKenna – TLC @ 9/8c
  • *Special*Cutting Edge 3 – ABC Family @ 8/7c
  • *Special*John Adams – HBO @ 8/7c & 9:10/8:10c (2 New Episodes Including Mini-Series Premiere)
  • *Special*World’s Funniest Commercials – TBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Aliens In America – CW @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*America’s Funniest Home Videos – ABC @ 7/6c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Dexter – CBS @ 10/9c (New to CBS)
  • *New*Dirt – FX @ 10/9c
  • *New*Everybody Hates Chris – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – ABC @ 8/7c
  • *New*Here Come the Newlyweds – ABC @ 10:02/9:02c
  • *New*Keeping Up With the Kardashians – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*Kenny vs Spenny – Comedy Central @ 11:30/10:30c
  • *New*King of the Hill – FOX @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*Oprah’s Big Give – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Rock of Love with Bret Michaels – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*That’s Amore! – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*The L Word – Showtime @ 9/8c
  • *New*Unhitched – FOX @ 9:30/8:30c


Monday


Monday is the season finale of Kyle XY on ABC Family at 8/7c.

It’s also the season premiere of 2 huge shows on ABC. First up is the 92-minute Dancing with the Stars starting at 8/7c followed by the 88-minute The Bachelor at 9:32/8:32c.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Kyle XY – ABC Family @ 8/7c
  • *Series Premiere*America’s Prom Queen – ABC Family @ 9/8c
  • *Season Premiere*Dancing with the Stars – ABC @ 8/7c (92-Minute Season Premiere)
  • *Season Premiere*The Bachelor – ABC @ 9:32/8:32c (88-Minute Season Premiere)
  • *New*Canterbury’s Law – FOX @ 8/7c
  • *New*Deal or No Deal – NBC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Flavor of Love – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*How i Met Your Mother – CBS @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*In Treatment – HBO @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*Intervention – A&E @ 9/8c
  • *New*Jon & Kate Plus 8 – TLC @ 9/8c & 9:30/8:30c (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*Little People, Big World – TLC @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*Making the Band – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*Medium – NBC @ 10/9c
  • *New*My Dad is Better Than Your Dad – NBC @ 8/7c
  • *New*New Amsterdam – FOX @ 9/8c
  • *New*Paradise Hotel – My Network TV @ 9/8c
  • *New*Paranormal State – A&E @ 10/9c
  • *New*Pussycat Dolls Present: Girlicious – CW @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Big Bang Theory – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*The New Adventures of Old Christine – CBS @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*The Salt n Pepa Show – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Secret Life of a Soccer Mom – TLC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Top Gear – BBC America @ 8/7c
  • *New*Two and a Half Men – CBS @ 9/8c


Tuesday


Tuesday is the series premiere of the comedy Miss/Guided on ABC at 10:32/9:32c. It stars Judy Greer (Love Monkey & Arrested Development) as Becky Freeley, a woman working as a guidance counselor at the Glen Ellen High School which she once attended. She tries to help guide the students so that they will cope with high school better than she did. She also interacts with other teachers and Principal Huffy (Earl Billings, Thank You For Smoking). It also stars Kristoffer Polaha (Jason on North Shore & many guest starring roles on big name shows like House, Tru Calling & more), Brooke Burns (Baywatch & North Shore) & Chris Parnell (30 Rock & Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy).

Don’t miss another new episode of Jericho on CBS at 10/9c. Beck uses extraordinary measures to show Jake and the town of Jericho that he is in control of the town. Hawkins gets a call from Chavez. This is the next to final episode, I believe, so we need EVERY EYE WE CAN GET!

Also on tonight:

  • *Series Premiere*Miss/Guided – ABC @ 10:32/9:32c
  • *Season Premiere*The Riches – FX @ 10/9c
  • *Special*What Perez Sez: Reality Stars – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*American Idol – FOX @ 8/7c (2-Hour New Episode)
  • *New*Beauty and the Geek – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 9/8c
  • *New*Dancing With the Stars – ABC @ 9/8c (92-Minute New Episode)
  • *New*Gene Simmons’ Family Jewels – A&E @ 10/9c & 10:30/9:30c (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*In Treatment – HBO @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*Jericho – CBS @ 10/9c
  • *New*Just For Laughs – ABC @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*Last Restaurant Standing – BBC America @ 9/8c
  • *New*Life of Ryan – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*One Tree Hill – CW @ 9/8c (100th Episode!)
  • *New*Rob & Big – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*The Bad Girls Club – Oxygen @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Biggest Loser – NBC @ 8/7c (2-Hour New Episode)
  • *New*The Real Housewives of New York City – Bravo @ 10/9c


Wednesday


Wednesday is the season finale of The Real World/Road Rules Challenge on MTV at 10/9c.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*The Real World/Road Rules Challenge – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*American Idol – FOX @ 9/8c
  • *New*America’s Next Top Model – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 9/8c
  • *New*Destination Truth – SciFi @ 10/9c
  • *New*Ghost Hunters – SciFi @ 9/8c
  • *New*High School Reunion – TV Land @ 10/9c
  • *New*In Treatment – HBO @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*Law & Order – NBC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil – Comedy Central @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Men in Trees – ABC @ 10/9c
  • *New*MI-5 – BBC America @ 9/8c
  • *New*Smash Lab – Discovery @ 10/9c
  • *New*South Park – Comedy Central @ 10/9c
  • *New*Supernanny – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Survivor – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*The Moment of Truth – FOX @ 8/7c
  • *New*Top Chef – Bravo @ 10/9c
  • *New*Tyler Perry’s House of Payne – TBS @ 10/9c & 10:30/9:30c (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*Whacked Out Videos – My Network TV @ 8/7c
  • *New*Wife Swap – ABC @ 8/7c


Thursday


Thursday is the season finale of Lipstick Jungle on NBC at 10:01/9:01c. Wendy deals with a difficult scriptwriter. Nico faces a harsh reality when she learns that Charles has had a heart attack. Victory gets used to the idea of Joe being her boss instead of her boyfriend.

Tonight is also another new episode of Reaper on the CW at 9/8c. Sock and Sam move in together into a condo of their own and meet their new neighbors, Tony and Steve, a gay couple who is surprisingly friendly to the two slackers. However, Sam and Sock soon discover that there is more to the couple than meets the eye. I love this show! lol

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Lipstick Jungle – NBC @ 10:01/9:01c
  • *Sports*NCAA Basketball Championship: First Round – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*American Chopper – TLC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? – FOX @ 8/7c
  • *New*Celebrity Fit Club – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*Crime 360 – A&E @ 10/9c
  • *New*Deal or No Deal – NBC @ 8/7c
  • *New*Don’t Forget the Lyrics – FOX @ 9/8c
  • *New*Eli Stone – ABC @ 10:02/9:02c
  • *New*In Treatment – HBO @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*LA Ink – TLC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Lil’ Bush: President of the United States – Comedy Central @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Lost – ABC @ 9/8c (Last Episode Before Hiatus)
  • *New*Make Me a Supermodel – Bravo @ 10/9c
  • *New*Miss/Guided – ABC @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*Reaper – CW @ 9/8c
  • *New*Smallvile – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*The Celebrity Apprentice – NBC @ 9/8c
  • *New*The First 48 – A&E @ 9/8c


Friday


Friday is a new episode of The Return of Jezebel James on FOX at 8:30/7:30c. What did everyone think of the first week’s episodes?

Also on tonight:

  • *New*10 Years Younger – TLC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Amne$ia – NBC @ 8/7c
  • *New*In Treatment – HBO @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*Real Time with Bill Maher – HBO @ 11/10c
  • *New*The Return of Jezebel James – FOX @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*The Soup – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*Ultimate Coyote Ugly Search – CMT @ 8/7c
  • *New*What Not To Wear – TLC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Your Mama Don’t Dance – Lifetime @ 9/8c

Have a great week everyone! Enjoy all the great new TV!

— Jenny
http://www.thetvaddict.com
http://www.spoilerfix.com

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One Response to This Week on TV – 3/16/08-3/22/08

  1. tedder says:

    hooray! Big Bang Theory is returning from the strike break..

    And DWTS with Adam Carolla. Sweet.