Jenny’s This Week on TV

Welcome to a new week for This Week on TV! Lots of great stuff on this week, including some finales & a few premieres as well as plenty of other new episodes! So let’s see what’s going on, shall we?

SUNDAY

Sunday is the finale of The Company on TNT at 8/7c. James Angleton follows up on clues that point to a high-ranking CIA official as the mole; the head of the KGB puts his endgame plan into action.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Gene Simmons’ Family Jewels – A&E @ 9/8c – (1-Hour Season Finale)
  • *Sports*Sunday Night Football: New York Giants at Baltimore (Preseason) – NBC @ 8/7c
  • *New*American Body Shop – Comedy Central @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Army Wives – Lifetime @ 10/9c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Big Love – HBO @ 9/8c
  • *New*Entourage – HBO @ 10/9c
  • *New*Flight of the Conchords – HBO @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Hogan Knows Best – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*Rock of Love with Bret Michaels – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*Scott Baio is 45… and Single – VH1 @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Side Order of Life – Lifetime @ 8/7c
  • *New*State of Mind – Lifetime @ 9/8c
  • *New*Sunset Tan – E! @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*The 4400 – USA @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Dead Zone – USA @ 10:01/9:01c
  • *New*The Girls Next Door – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Kill Point – SpikeTV @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Two Coreys – A&E @ 10/9c
  • 7th Heaven – CW @ 8/7c
  • American Dad – FOX @ 8:30/7:30c
  • Brothers & Sisters – ABC @ 10:01/9:01c
  • Cold Case – CBS @ 9/8c
  • Desperate Housewives – ABC @ 9/8c
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – ABC @ 8/7c
  • Family Guy – FOX @ 9/8c & 9:30/8:30c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll – CW @ 9/8c
  • Shark – CBS @ 10/9c
  • The Simpsons – FOX @ 8/7c


MONDAY

Monday is the series premiere of one of the UK’s most popular shows, Top Gear on BBC America at 8/7c with a 2nd episode at 9/8c. Featuring super-cars, stunts, time trials, and road tests, each week Top Gear assesses the performance of some of the most desirable cars around. As well as test drives and car trials on location, Top Gear features a live studio audience, star guests, and celebrities driving decidedly non-celebrity cars. Famous names appearing this season include actors Ewan McGregor, Ray Winstone, and Sir Michael Gambon as well as celebrity chefs Gordon Ramsay and Jamie Oliver.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Engaged & Underage – MTV @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *Season Finale*My Super Sweet 16 – MTV @ 9/8c
  • *New*Californication – Showtime @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Dr. 90210 – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*Fat March – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Greek – ABC Family @ 9/8c
  • *New*IFL Battleground – MyNetworkTV @ 8/7c
  • *New*Kyle XY – ABC Family @ 8/7c
  • *New*Mission: Man Band – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*My Boys – TBS @ 10/9c
  • *New*Saving Grace – TNT @ 10/9c
  • *New*Slacker Cats – ABC Family @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Closer – TNT @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Hills – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Pick-Up Artist – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Rock Life – VH1 @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Weeds – Showtime @ 10/9c
  • All of Us – CW @ 8:30/7:30c
  • CSI: Miami – CBS @ 10/9c
  • Everybody Hates Chris – CW @ 8/7c
  • Girlfriends – CW @ 9/8c
  • Heroes – NBC @ 9/8c
  • How I Met Your Mother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • Rules of Engagement – CBS @ 9:30/8:30c
  • Supernanny – ABC @ 10/9c
  • Thank God You’re Here – CBS @ 8/7c
  • The Game – CW @ 9:30/8:30c
  • The New Adventures of Old Christine – CBS @ 8:30/7:30c
  • Two and a Half Men – CBS @ 9/8c
  • Wife Swap – ABC @ 8/7c


TUESDAY

Tuesday is the 2-hour season finale of America’s Got Talent on NBC at 8/7c. If Butterscotch (wtf kind of name is that, anyway?) wins, I’m going to cry. I love the other 3 so if any of them win, I’m cool.

Also on tonight:

  • *Series Finale*Pirate Master – CBS.com
  • *Season Finale*On the Lot – FOX @ 8/7c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 9/8c
  • *New*Criss Angel: Mindfreak – A&E @ 10/9c
  • *New*Damages – FX @ 10/9c
  • *New*Dog the Bounty Hunter – A&E @ 9:30/8:30c
  • *New*Eureka – SciFi @ 9/8c
  • *New*Flipping Out – Bravo @ 10/9c
  • *New*Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3/2c
  • *New*i-CAUGHT – ABC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Just for Laughs – ABC @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c – (2 New Episodes)
  • *New*MI-5 – BBC America @ 8/7c – (2 New-to-BBC America Episodes)
  • *New*Room 401 – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*Scarred – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*The Bill Engvall Show – TBS @ 9/8c
  • *New*Tori & Dean: Inn Love – Oxygen @ 10/9c
  • Beauty and the Geek – CW @ 9/8c
  • Gilmore Girls – CW @ 8/7c
  • House – FOX @ 9/8c
  • NCIS – CBS @ 8/7c
  • The Singing Bee – NBC @ 10/9c
  • The Unit – CBS @ 10/9c


WEDNESDAY

Wednesday is the 1-hour series premiere of Anchorwoman on FOX at 8/7c. PHIL HURLEY is the owner of a tiny Texas news station, KYTX Channel 19, and he is desperate to turn the tide of his mediocre ratings, or even just compete with a rival channel. Phil has shocked the station and town of Tyler, Texas, by bringing in a gorgeous model and ex-WWE diva with no previous news experience to be his next ANCHORWOMAN all in hopes of reinventing the look of Channel 19 and overhauling its below-average 6 share to a number more like his competitor’s dominating 36. The previews have been funny, so we’ll see… heh

Also on tonight:

  • *New*Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3/2c
  • *New*Hotel Babylon – BBC America @ 9/8c
  • *New*Last Comic Standing – NBC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Mind Control with Derren Brown – SciFi @ 10/9c
  • *New*Nascar in Primetime – ABC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Newport Harber: The Real Orange County – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Power of 10 – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Rescue Me – FX @ 10/9c
  • *New*S.O.B.: Socially Offensive Behavior – BET @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Real World – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*Top Chef – Bravo @ 10/9c
  • *New*Tyler Perry’s House of Payne – TBS @ 9/8c – (2 New Episodes)
  • According to Jim – ABC @ 8/7c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • America’s Next Top Model – CW @ 8/7c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Bones – FOX @ 9/8c
  • Criminal Minds – CBS @ 9/8c
  • CSI: NY – CBS @ 10/9c
  • Hotel Babylon – BBC America @ 8/7c
  • Most Outrageous Moments – NBC @ 8/7c – (2 Repeat Episodes)


THURSDAY

Thursday is a new episode of the best damn show on tv, Burn Notice on USA at 10/9c. If you haven’t been watching, it isn’t too late to start. Check it out and see the absolutely amazing cast and terrific storyline!

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Cribs – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *Season Finale*Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *Sports*NFL Preseason: Jacksonville at Green Bay – FOX @ 8/7c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Dallas S.W.A.T. – A&E @ 10/9c
  • *New*Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3/2c
  • *New*I Hate My 30s – VH1 @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Mad Men – AMC @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Fabulous Life Presents: My Big Fat Fabulous Wedding – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*The First 48 – A&E @ 9/8c
  • *New*Welcome to the Parker – Bravo @ 10/9c
  • *New*Who Wants to Be a Superhero? – SciFi @ 9/8c
  • 30 Rock – NBC @ 8:30/7:30c
  • Boston Legal – ABC @ 10:01/9:01c
  • CSI – CBS @ 9/8c
  • ER – NBC @ 10:01/9:01c
  • Grey’s Anatomy – ABC @ 9/8c
  • My Name is Earl – NBC @ 8/7c
  • Scrubs – NBC @ 9:31/8:31c
  • Smallville – CW @ 8/7c
  • Supernatural – CW @ 9/8c
  • The Office – NBC @ 9/8c
  • Ugly Betty – ABC @ 8/7c
  • Without a Trace – CBS @ 10/9c


FRIDAY

Friday, catch NFL Preseason Football: New Orleans Saints at Kansas City Chiefs on CBS at 8/7c. That does mean that there is no Jericho repeat tonight, though!

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Premiere*Real Time With Bill Maher – HBO @ 11/10c
  • *Special*Miss Teen USA 2007 – NBC @ 8/7c
  • *Sports*WWE Friday Night Smackdown – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Doctor Who – SciFi @ 8/7c
  • *New*Flash Gordon – SciFi @ 9/8c
  • *New*Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3/2c
  • *New*Monk – USA @ 9/8c
  • *New*Painkiller Jane – SciFi @ 10/9c
  • *New*Psych – USA @ 10/9c
  • *New*Set for Life – ABC @ 8/7c
  • 1 vs 100 – NBC @ 8/7c
  • George Lopez – ABC @ 9/8c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Ghost Whisperer – CBS @ 8/7c
  • Las Vegas – NBC @ 9/8c
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent – NBC @ 10/9c
  • Numb3rs – CBS @ 10/9c

Have a great week everyone! One more week down until the new season starts!

— Jenny

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