Sunday TV: Madam Secretary, The Good Wife, Elementary & More

by Jason the TVaholic on May 1, 2016

in Tonight on the Tube

News & Notes

Get Elementary Episodes via Amazon VideoTonight, FOX has the American Country Countdown Awards special, NBC has the first season finale of Little Big Shots, and PBS has the second season finale of Grantchester.

Over on cable, Disney Channel has the 2016 Radio Disney Music Awards special, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of Pretty Little Addict, Showtime has the third season premiere of Penny Dreadful, and USA Network has Motive on its new night.

Prime Picks

Madam Secretary (CBS): New. A debate about helping secure some nuclear weapons is held, while Murphy Station continues after a terrorist.

The Good Wife (CBS): New. Alicia is trying to keep Peter from going to jail again. Diane and Lucca want to expand the firm, but David Lee stands in the way.

Elementary (CBS): New. Holmes and Watson learn who made the attempt on Morland’s life.

Solid Selections

Once Upon a Time (ABC): New. Hades wants to make a deal. Hook and Emma head to the depths of the underworld.

Game of Thrones (HBO): New. Bran is being trained by the Three-Eyed-Raven. Tyrion must get creative. Tommen goes to Jaime for some advice. Plays again later. Last week’s sixths season premiere episode, “The Red Woman,” replays right before on HBO2.

Silicon Valley (HBO): New. Dinesh and Gilfoyle think things might be good at the new Pied Piper, but Richard isn’t so sure. Plays again later.
Veep (HBO): New. The team does whatever they can to get Selina elected. Mike is trying to get healthy. Kent wants to know how old Sue is. Plays again later.

Other Options

  • The Carmichael Show (NBC): New. Joe gets on Facebook and it causes some problems when an old girlfriend sends him a friend request. Starts a minute after the hour and runs 29 minutes.
  • Fear the Walking Dead (AMC): New. A family in need is taken aboard. Strand’s past begins to unfold. Runs 62 minutes. Plays again later three times. Last week’s episode, “Ouroboros,” replays right before.
  • Motive (USA Network): New. The team investigates the murder of an armed robber. Runs 61 minutes. Plays again later.
  • Outlander (Starz): Repeat. Last night’s episode, “La Dame Blanche,” replays. Plays again later.
  • Quantico (ABC): New. In the past, Alex and Ryan have to work together. In the present, Alex finds information that leaves her even less trusting of people.

Sports Notes

  • ABC has doubleheader NBA Playoff action today with the Charlotte Hornets at the Miami Heat followed by the Portland Trail Blazers at the Golden State Warriors.
  • ESPN has Sunday Night Baseball MLB action with the New York Yankees at the Boston Red Sox.
  • MLB Network has a game today.
  • TNT has NBA Playoff action tonight with the Indiana Pacers at the Toronto Raptors.

Late Night

  • Underground (WGN America): Repeat. This past Wednesday’s episode, “Graves,” replays.

Sunday TV Marathons

CSI: Miami (WEtv): Seven episodes tonight.
The Golden Girls (TV Land): Has 15 episodes today.
Law & Order (TNT): Seven episodes early.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (USA Network): Has 11 episodes.
Leverage (ION): Has 14 episodes.
Roseanne (WEtv): Has 12 episodes today.

{ 0 comments… add one now }

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post: