TV Saturday: 24: Jack Is Back Special, Orphan Black, Saturday Night Live & More

News & Notes

Download Orphan Black Season 2 Episodes via Amazon Instant VideoTonight, FOX has a 24: Jack Is Back special.

Over on cable, Lifetime has the TV movie premiere of A Daughter’s Nightmare.

Prime Picks

The Simpsons (FOX): Repeat. The “Homeland” episode from earlier this season replays.
24: Jack Is Back (FOX): New Special. Cast and creators give a behind the scenes look at the filming of 24: Live Another Day, which premieres Monday, May 5th.

Orphan Black (BBC America): New. Sarah contacts a former flame after getting out of town with Felix and her daughter. Plays again later.

The Real History of Science Fiction (BBC America): New. Documentary series narrated by Mark Gatiss (Sherlock) as various filmmakers, writers, actors and more talk about their experience with science fiction. This episode covers “Invasion.” Plays again later.

Other Options

  • Game of Thrones (HBO): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Oathkeeper,” replays.
  • Silicon Valley (HBO2): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Fiduciary Duties,” replays. Starts at the half hour following a VICE repeat. Plays again later.

Sports Notes

  • FS1 has an MLB today and another tonight.
  • MLB Network has a game tonight.
  • TNT has tripleheader NBA Playoffs action tonight.

Late Night

  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): New. Andrew Garfield hosts with musical guest Coldplay.

Saturday TV Marathons

Good Times (TV One): Has 14 episodes early.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (ION): Has 11 episodes.
NCIS (USA Network): Has 10 episodes.
Will & Grace (WEtv): Has 12 episodes.

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