Saturday TV: Resurrection Encore, Ripper Street, Believe Encore & More

News & Notes

Get Ripper Street Season 2 on Blu-ray/DVD at AmazonTonight, ABC has the fourth season premiere of Nightline Prime and CBS has a Summer Dreams sports special.

Over on cable, Hallmark Channel has the first season finale of When Calls the Heart, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of The Grim Sleeper followed by The Real Grim Sleeper special, and Starz has the first season finale of Black Sails.

Prime Picks

Resurrection (ABC): Repeat. This past Sunday’s series premiere episode, “The Returned,” replays. The second episode plays tomorrow night.

Ripper Street (BBC America): New. An Irish explosives expert goes after a Parliament member after being released from jail. Reid has to send in an undercover agent. Runs 75 minutes. Plays again later.

Believe (NBC): Repeat. This past Monday’s series premiere episode, “Pilot,” replays. The second episode plays tomorrow night in its regular timeslot.

Other Options

  • Black Sails (Starz): Season Finale. Eleanor deals with change. The Urca search begins. Plays twice. Last week’s episode, “VII.,” replays right before with the previous six leading up to that.
  • True Detective (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday’s first season finale episode, “Form and Void,” replays.
  • The Following (FOX): Repeat. This past Monday’s episode, “The Messenger,” replays.

Sports Notes

  • ABC has doubleheader college basketball action today from the SEC Basketball Tournament.
  • CBS has quadruple-header college basketball action today.
  • ESPN has four college basketball games today.
  • ESPN2 has quadruple-header college basketball action today.
  • FS1 has two college basketball games today.
  • NBA TV has a game with the Denver Nuggets at the Atlanta Hawks.

Late Night

  • Cougar Town (TBS): Repeat. This past Tuesday’s episode, “Too Good to Be True,” replays.
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): Repeat. Drake hosted and was the musical guest.

Saturday TV Marathons

Bates Motel (A&E): Five episodes today.
The Cosby Show (TV Land): Has 10 episodes early.
Food Paradise (Travel Channel): Six episodes.
Good Times (TV One): Has 14 episodes early.
I Love Lucy (Hallmark Channel): Has 10 episodes early.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (ION): Has 16 episodes.
Moesha (BET): Has 14 episodes.
NCIS (USA Network): Eight episodes.
Will & Grace (WEtv): Has 14 episodes.

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