News & Notes
On cable tonight, Bravo has the fifth season finale of Top Chef, History the second season finale of UFO Hunters, Sundance has the first season finale of Spectacle: Elvis Costello With…, and Versus has the fourth season finale of The Contender.
Lost (ABC): Repeat. Last week’s episode, “316,” replays, where the Oceanic 6 find out how to get back to the island. A new episode follows.
Lost (ABC): New. We find out what happened to Locke once he got off the island. Runs 66 minutes. “316” from last week replays right before.
Life on Mars (ABC): New. Sam thinks he recognizes a killer from a case he worked in the future he is from. Starts six minutes after the hour and runs 54 minutes.
Privileged (The CW): Repeat. The first season finale episode, “All About a Brand New World,” from last night replays, where Megan finds out that her father has started drinking again and Megan has finished the first draft of Laurel’s biography.
Life (NBC): New. Reese is asked to join a FBI joint taskforce. Crews and Stark investigate the murder of a financial advisor that had a thing for pigeons.
CSI: NY (CBS): New. The team is searching for the rest of a body after a buzzard drops an eyeball it was carrying.
Good Eats (Food Network): Repeats. Alton goes “Sub Standard” for “My Big Fat Greek Sandwich.” Both episodes play again later.
Throwdown With Bobby Flay (Food Network): Repeats. Bobby competes in a “Fish & Chips” battle and then in a “Mussels & Fries” battle. Both play again later.
Damages (FX): New. Patty starts to figure out Kendrick’s energy scheme. Frobisher is haunted by his past. Runs 62 minutes. Plays twice and again later.
- American Idol (FOX): New. The second group of 12 semifinalists performs. Runs two hours.
- Criminal Minds (CBS): New. The team is hunting a female serial killer that goes after high powered business executives.
- Guy’s Big Night (Food Network): New. Guy Fieri cooks up some of his favorite recipes. Plays again later.
- Tyler Perry’s House of Payne (TBS): New. Two new episodes play following four repeat airings of the show.
- ESPN has doubleheader college basketball action with Connecticut at Marquette followed by Duke at Maryland.
- ESPN2 has doubleheader college basketball action with Virginia Tech at Clemson followed by Texas Tech at Texas.
- Golf Channel has Day 1 action from the WGC Accenture Match Play Championship that includes the return of Tiger Woods to tournament play.
- NBA TV has the Atlanta Hawks at the Denver Nuggets.
- 10 Items or Less (TBS): Repeat. Last night’s season finale episode, “Sesquicentennial,” replays.
- Trust Me (TNT): Repeat. Monday night’s episode, “Way Beyond the Call,” replays.
Bravo has 14 episodes of Top Chef.
Oxygen has 14 episodes of Roseanne.
Sci Fi has eight episodes of Special Unit 2 early.