News & Notes
Tonight, ABC has the fifth fall season finale of Last Man Standing and the first fall season finale of Dr. Ken, CBS has the 27th season finale of The Amazing Race, the sixth fall season finale of Hawaii Five-0 and the sixth fall season finale of Blue Bloods, The CW has The 84th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade special, and NBC has the third fall season finale of Undateable, the first fall season finale of Truth Be Told and the fifth fall season finale of Grimm.
Over on cable, Food Network has a Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives: Holiday Hoopla special, FS1 has the 22nd season finale of The Ultimate Fighter, and Pivot has the third season finale of Please Like Me.
In late night, Adult Swim has the first season finale of Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter.
On streaming, Amazon Prime has the premiere of the second season of kids series Tumble Leaf and the premiere of the second season of Transparent.
Listen to the latest episode of TV times Three: Ep.302, “Jessica the Undateable Telenovela Master.” On this episode I am joined by @mytakeontv and @kyool to talk some TV news and discuss the first seasons of Marvel’s Jessica Jones and Master of None, recent episodes of Fresh Off the Boat and Undateable, and the series premiere of Telenovela. Plus, a brief reality check and some TV recommendations at the end.
Undateable (NBC): Fall Finale. More live comic hijinks ensue. Runs 30 minutes.
Ash vs Evil Dead (Starz Edge): Repeat. Last week’s episode, “The Killer of Killers,” replays. Runs 30 minutes. Plays again later on Starz.
Grimm (NBC): Fall Finale. Nick and Hank are investigating a string of robberies targeting Wesen owned businesses. Truble lets Nick and Adalind know what she has been doing. Returns Friday, January 22nd.
Blue Bloods (CBS): Fall Finale. Danny is being questioned about a former partner who has been accused of planting evidence in a murder case. Returns Friday, January 8th.
Unforgettable (A&E): New. A deli employee is murdered and the investigation leads them to a criminal organization. Runs 61 minutes. Plays again later. Last week’s two episodes replay right before.
Hawaii Five-0 (CBS): Fall Finale. The team investigates the murder of a boxer’s brother. Returns, Friday, January 8th.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): New Special. Guy deals with some “Holiday Hoopla.” Plays again later.
- ESPN has doubleheader NBA action tonight with the Miami Heat at the Indiana Pacers followed by the Los Angeles Lakers at the San Antonio Spurs.
- ESPN2 women’s college basketball action with Florida State at UConn.
- Haven (Syfy): Repeat. Last night’s episode, “The Widening Gyre,” replays.
- Homeland (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “New Normal,” replays.
Friday TV Marathons
Criminal Minds (ION): Seven episodes tonight.
Law & Order (SundanceTV): Has 10 episodes tonight into late night.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (ION): Seven episodes today.
Martin (BET): Has 11 episodes tonight.
NCIS (USA Network): Has 12 episodes.
The Simpsons (FXX): Has 12 episodes tonight.