News & Notes

Get a Supergirl Action Figure at AmazonTonight, FOX has the third spring season premiere of Gotham and the first season finale of APB.

Over on cable, A&E has the series finale of Bates Motel, Discovery Channel has the third season premiere of Vegas Rat Rods, and Travel Channel has the series premiere of Booze Traveler: Best Bars.

In late night, A&E has a Bates Motel: The Final Check Out special.

Next week, CBS has The Great Indoors on its new night, FOX has the second spring season premiere of Lucifer, and NBC has the first season finale of Taken.

Prime Picks

Supergirl (The CW): New. Kara goes with Lena to a nano-tech presentation, where she begins an investigation that puts people in danger.

Jane the Virgin (The CW): New. Jane’s book is published, but she doesn’t want to talk about her past to promote it. Rafael gets a visit from Luisa and Eileen.

Angie Tribeca (tbs): New. Angie investigates a badminton star. Starts at the half hour after American Dad! and runs 30 minutes. Plays again later.

Solid Selections

Young & Hungry (Freeform): New. Gabi does something behind Sophia’s back. Elliot and Yolanda attend a weight-loss group. Runs 31 minutes. Plays again later.
Baby Daddy (Freeform): New. Ben gets jealous of his brother. Tucker and Riley bump into his ex. Starts at the half hour and runs 31 minutes. Plays again later.

APB (FOX): Season Finale. Gideon and Conrad work to find who is behind the terrorist attacks. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes. Next week is the season finale.

Taken (NBC): New. John and Rem attempt to stall things. Bryan keeps a hostage from everyone else. Asha finds out about her best friend. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 59 minutes.

Other Option

  • Guerilla (Showtime): Repeat. Last night’s episode, “102,” replays. Plays again later.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has Monday Night Baseball MLB action with the Chicago Cubs at the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  • NBA TV has an NBA Playoff game tonight.
  • TNT has doubleheader NBA Playoff action tonight.

Monday TV Marathons

Bates Motel (A&E): Has episodes all day.
Criminal Minds (ION): Has 13 episodes.
CSI: Miami (WEtv): Seven episodes tonight.
Doctor Who (BBC America): Six episodes early.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (WEtv): Five episodes today.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Nine episodes today.
M*A*S*H (SundanceTV): Has 13 episodes early.
The Simpsons (FXX): Has 12 episodes tonight.
Star Trek: Voyager (BBC America): Has 11 episodes.
That ’70s Show (IFC): Has 10 episodes today that play twice.

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News & Notes

Watch Elementary via Amazon VideoOn cable tonight, BBC America has 24th season finale of Top Gear and the second season finale of Extra Gear, Bounce TV has the second season finale of Saints & Sinners, CNN has an Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown: Prime Cuts Season 8 special, FX has the first season finale of Feud, Hallmark Channel has the fourth season finale of When Calls the Heart, HBO has the fourth season premiere of Silicon Valley, History has The LA Riots: 25 Years Later special, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of NY Prison Break: The Seduction of Joyce Mitchell and the series premiere of Mary Kills People.

Next week, ABC has the third season finale of American Crime, Hallmark Channel has the third season premiere of The Good Witch, and Starz has the series premiere of American Gods.

Prime Picks

NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS): New. Some old colleagues of Hetty help the team after a corrupt Veterans Affairs admin is taken captive.

Madam Secretary (CBS): New. Elizabeth considers working with someone she probably shouldn’t when an American is abducted in Somalia while working to deliver food aid. Henry doesn’t understand why he was abruptly removed from the VFF doomsday cult case.

Elementary (CBS): New. Holmes and Watson investigate after a magician is killed during a classic stunt. Bell deals with Internal Affairs after an unfounded claim is made and Watson believes it came from his girlfriend’s ex.

Solid Selections

Food Paradise (Travel Channel): New. Great “Pub Grub” places from around the U.S. are profiled. Plays again later. Five repeat episodes replay right before.

Guerilla (Showtime): New. Marcus and Jas have to stay out of sight. Dhari and Leroy set out on a dangerous mission. Jas does something big. Plays again later two times.

Silicon Valley (HBO): Season Premiere. Pied Piper attempts to find funding for their video-chat app, as the customer base continues to grow. Erlich has problems with Big Head’s father. Gavin duels with Jack Barker. Richard has a new idea that could change everything. Runs 32 minutes. Plays again later two times.
Veep (HBO): New. Selina takes a trip President Hughes’ library and begins to think about her own. Jonah figures out how to get ahead politically. Amy puts out an attack ad. Runs 30 minutes. Plays again later two times.

Other Options

  • The Arrangement (E!): New. Megan starts working with her childhood idol on a new TV project. Kyle and DeAnn don’t agree on what Kyle should do next. Shaun gets an interesting offer from Terence. Plays again later.
  • Into the Badlands (AMC): New. Sunny and Bajie go up against an old enemy. The Widow makes a new alliance. Plays again later three times. The previous two episodes replay right before.
  • Iron Chef Eats (Food Network): New. Two episodes play. In the first, the Iron Chefs talk about their favorite “Comfort Food” places. In the second, they talk about “Pizza Perfection.” Both play again later.
  • Iron Chef Gauntlet (Food Network): New. The six remaining chefs face the Chairman’s Challenge, where they are judged by Alton. The lowest-ranking chef has to compete in the Secret Ingredient Showdown featuring tropical ingredients and then is judged by Anne Burrell and Iron Chef Jose Garces. Plays again later.

Sports Notes

  • ABC has doubleheader NBA Playoff action today.
  • ESPN has Sunday Night Baseball MLB action with the Washington Nationals at the New York Mets.
  • MLB Network has a game today.
  • TNT has doubleheader NBA Playoff action tonight.

Sunday TV Marathons

CSI: Miami (WEtv): Has 10 episodes.
Food Network (Travel Channel): Six episodes tonight.
Ghost Whisperer (Pop): Eight episodes.
The Golden Girls (TV Land): Has 15 episodes today.
Law & Order (TNT): Six episodes in late night.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Has 11 episodes.
M*A*S*H (AMC): Has 13 episodes early.
Mystery Woman (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries): Has six TV mystery movies starring Kellie Martin.
White Collar (ION): Has 16 episodes.

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