News & Notes
Over on cable, A&E has the fourth season finale of Gene Simmons Family Jewels, AMC has the third season premiere of Mad Men, Comedy Central has a Greg Giraldo: Midlife Vices special, E! has the series premieres of Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami and Reality Hell, G4 has the series premiere of 2 Months, $2 Million, MTV has the series premiere of P. Diddy’s Starmaker, and VH1 has the season premiere of My Antonio.
Merlin (NBC): New. This is the second of two episodes tonight. In the first, Merlin’s mothers shows up in Camelot. In this episode, Arthur has to pass a bunch of tests to save the kingdom after killing a unicorn.
Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime): New. Jane takes on the case of soccer mom that is accused of jumping bail. Plays again later.
Mad Men (AMC): Season Premiere. Pete and Ken find themselves being affected by changes at Sterling Cooper. Don and Sal are off on a business trip. Plays twice and again later.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (ABC): New. Rachael Ray plays for charity.
Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew (MTV): New. Do you have a favorite crew? Plays again later.
Defying Gravity (ABC): New. The crew has its first major disaster, as everything turns chaotic when many of the ship’s systems start malfunctioning.
- Army Wives (Lifetime): New. Roland is trying to figure out how to comfort Joan leading up to her deployment. Roxy is trying to impress a private school principal. Plays again later.
- Food Network Challenge (Food Network): New. Four cake artists decorate cakes that are inspired by the fall line of a fashion designer. Plays again later.
- Entourage (HBO): New. Eric is pondering his recent job offer and trying to figure out how to apologize to Ashley. Plays again later.
- Hung (HBO): New. Ray is starting to develop real feelings for Jemma. Plays again later.
- CBS has final round coverage of the PGA Championship.
- ESPN has NASCAR racing with the Sprint Cup: Carfax 400 and later has Sunday Night Baseball with the Philadelphia Phillies at the Atlanta Braves.
- NBC has coverage of the 2009 Visa Gymnastics Championships.
- TBS has MLB action early with the Boston Red Sox at the Texas Rangers.
- TNT has final round coverage of the PGA Championship early.
- Breaking Bad (AMC): Repeat. The season two premiere episode, “Seven Thirty-Seven,” replays.
- In Plain Sight (USA): Repeat. Last Sunday’s season finale episode, “Don’t Cry for Me, Albuquerque,” replays.
- Rescue Me (FX): Repeat. Last Tuesday’s episode, “David,” replays. Runs 61 minutes.
A&E has 10 episodes of Gene Simmons Family Jewels.
E! has 12 episodes of Keeping Up With the Kardashians.
Oxygen has 11 episodes of Snapped early.
Spike has Rocky I-V.
TLC has five episodes of 48 Hours: Hard Evidence.
Travel Channel has 10 episodes of Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations.
truTV has six episodes of Black Gold.