Twitterings for the Week Ending 2016-04-30

by Jason the TVaholic on April 30, 2016

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News & Notes

Get Outlander on DVD via AmazonTonight, ABC has a Jazz at the White House special.

Over on cable, Comedy Central has a Chris Hardwick: Funcomfortable comedy special, HBO has the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, History has the seventh season finale of American Pickers, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of Seduced, OWN has the eighth season finale of Oprah: Where Are They Now?, and Spike TV has the 28th season finale of Cops.

Prime Picks

Silicon Valley (HBO Signature): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s third season premiere episode, “Founder Friendly,” replays. Runs 30 minutes. Plays again later on HBO in late night.

Outlander (Starz): New. Claire and Jamie throw a dinner party. Jamie is surprised to learn about Jack Randall. Plays again twice. Last week’s episode, “Useful Occupation and Deceptions,” replays right before.

Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Repeat. Guy checks out some “Real Deal Mexican.” Plays again later. Six episodes replay right before.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has the 2016 NFL Draft: Rounds 4-7 in Chicago today.
  • FS1 has MLB action today with the San Francisco Giants at the New York Mets.
  • TNT has NBA Playoff action tonight.

Late Night

  • The Detour (tbs): Repeat. This past Monday night’s episode, “The Restaurant,” replays. Runs 30 minutes.
  • Game of Thrones (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s sixth season premiere episode, “The Red Woman,” replays.
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): Repeat. Peter Dinklage hosted with musical guest Gwen Stefani.

Saturday TV Marathons

Blue Bloods (WGN America): Five episodes tonight.
CSI: Miami (WEtv): Seven episodes tonight.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Seven episodes tonight.
Good Times (TV One): Has 16 episodes early.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (WEtv): Six episodes today.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (ION): Has 16 episodes.
NCIS (USA Network): Has 12 episodes.
Penny Dreadful (SHO2): Eight episodes.
Reba (TV Land): Has 16 episodes.
Sanford and Son (TV One): Has 16 episodes today.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (BBC America): Eight episodes.
Wynonna Earp (Syfy): The first five episodes in late night.


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