Jenny’s This Week on TV

Welcome to a new week for This Week on TV! Lots of great stuff on this week, so let’s see what’s going on!

SUNDAY

Sunday is the season finale of 3 shows, starting off with the 35-minute finale of Entourage on HBO at 10/9c. The guys try to sell ”Medellin” at Cannes; drama benefits from the overseas popularity of ”Viking Quest.”

Also on at 10/9c on E! is the season finale of The Girls Next Door. It’s the Playmate of the Year Luncheon. What in the world will happen now?

Finally, tonight is the 40-minute season finale of Flight of the Conchords on HBO at 10:35/9:35c. Murray forces a bongo-playing band member on Bret and Jemaine.

If you are excited about the new season coming up soon, don’t miss the Fox Fall Preview 2007 on FOX at 7/6c! Wayne Brady introduces clips of returning shows, including House and Prison Break, and unseen footage of new shows like K-Ville and Back to You.

Also on tonight:

  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Hogan Knows Best – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*Rock of Love with Bret Michaels – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*Sunset Tan – E! @ 10:30/9:30c
  • 7th Heaven – CW @ 8/7c
  • 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)
  • King of the Hill – FOX @ 7:30/6:30c
  • Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll – CW @ 9/8c
  • Shark – CBS @ 10/9c
  • Side Order of Life – Lifetime @ 10/9c – (New Time Slot)
  • State of Mind – Lifetime @ 9/8c – (New Time Slot)
  • The Simpsons – FOX @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c – (2 Repeat Episodes)


MONDAY

Monday is the summer finale of Kyle XY on ABC Family at 8/7c. Kyle and Jessi seek the truth behind their connection; the Tragers try to figure out Kyle’s hidden secrets.

Following that is a new episode of Greek on ABC Family at 9/8c. Casey and Frannie are nominated for Omega Chi Sweetheart; Rusty longs for private time with Jen.
?Tonight is also the first part of the season finale of The Closer on TNT at 9/8c. Brenda must take the witness stand after being unable to get a suspect to confess; Brenda makes a discovery about Fritz’s past. Don’t miss it, because you really need to see it if you plan on watching next week’s 2nd half of the season finale!

Also on tonight:

  • *New*Californication – Showtime @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Dr. 90210 – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*Fat March – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *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 Hills – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*The Life of Ryan – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*The Pick-Up Artist – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*The Rock Life – VH1 @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Top Gear – BBC America @ 8/7c – (New Time Slot)
  • *New*Weeds – Showtime @ 10/9c
  • CSI: Miami – CBS @ 10/9c
  • Everybody Hates Chris – CW @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Girlfriends – CW @ 9/8c
  • Heroes – NBC @ 9/8c
  • How I Met Your Mother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • IFL Battleground – MyNetworkTV @ 8/7c
  • Prison Break – FOX @ 8/7c & 9/8c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • 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
  • Top Gear – BBC America @ 9/8c
  • Wife Swap – ABC @ 8/7c


TUESDAY

Tuesday is the season premiere of Lincoln Heights on ABC Family at 8/7c. The Sutton children prepare for the first day of school; racial tensions reach the boiling point, leading to a riot in Lincoln Heights.

It’s also the season finale of The Bill Engvall Show on TBS at 9/8c. Susan drinks too much during an evening of karaoke; Bill does not approve of Lauren’s new beau; Bryan markets python eggs.

Tonight is also the season finale of Flipping Out on Bravo at 10/9c. Lewis and his business partner plan to move into their new homes; Lewis shocks his staff.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Premiere*The Contender – ESPN @ 10/9c
  • *Special*The Biggest Loser: Did They Keep the Weight Off? – NBC @ 9/8c – (1 Hour Special)
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 9/8c
  • *New*Cribs – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *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*i-CAUGHT – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Just for Laughs – ABC @ 8/7c
  • *New*MI-5 – BBC America @ 8/7c – (2 New-to-BBC America Episodes)
  • *New*Power of 10 – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*The X Effect – MTV @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Tori & Dean: Inn Love – Oxygen @ 10/9c
  • Bones – FOX @ 8/7c
  • Beauty and the Geek – CW @ 9/8c
  • Gilmore Girls – CW @ 8/7c
  • Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3AM/2AMc
  • House – FOX @ 9/8c
  • Just For Laughs – ABC @ 8:30/7:30c
  • Law & Order: SVU – NBC @ 10/9c
  • NCIS – CBS @ 10/9c
  • The Singing Bee – NBC @ 8/7c


WEDNESDAY

Wednesday is the series premiere on a special night and time of Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style on Bravo at 11/10c. Your Style. Tim’s Rules. There’s only one man that any woman would welcome into her closet…Tim Gunn. And he’s diving into closets everywhere. With tough-love, guidance, and former model and fashion accomplice Veronica Webb at his side, Gunn leads fashion-challenged women on an emotional journey to unearth their personal style. From wardrobe essentials, tips on how to shop, to finding the right fit, Gunn uses advice from his book, Tim Gunn: A Guide to Quality Taste and Style, to arm each woman with the basics to own her look and make it polished and stunning. If you like Project Runway, check this out!

Also on tonight:

  • *New*Hotel Babylon – BBC America @ 9/8c
  • *New*Last Comic Standing – NBC @ 9/8c
  • *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*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
  • Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3AM/2AMc
  • Hotel Babylon – BBC America @ 8/7c
  • Just For Laughs – ABC @ 9/8c & 9:30/8:30c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Most Outrageous Moments – NBC @ 8/7c
  • ‘Til Death – FOX @ 8/7c & 8:30/7:30c – (2 Repeat Episodes)


THURSDAY

Thursday is the season premiere of Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? and Don’t Forget the Lyrics on FOX starting at 8/7c.

Tonight is also the season premiere of Sunday Night Football (obviously on a special night! lol) featuring New Orleans vs Indianapolis with the Kickoff Special starting at 8/7c.

Finally, don’t miss the 2-hour season finale of Who Wants to Be a Superhero on SciFi at 9/8c. If germ phobia woman wins, I’ll be ill. :-p lol

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*The Fabulous Life Presents: My Big Fat Fabulous Wedding – VH1 @ 10/9c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Celebrity Rap Superstar – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*I Hate My 30s – VH1 @ 10:30/9:30c
  • *New*Mad Men – AMC @ 10/9c
  • *New*Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style – Bravo @ 10/9c – (Time Slot Premiere)
  • CSI – CBS @ 9/8c
  • Grey’s Anatomy – ABC @ 9/8c
  • Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3AM/2AMc
  • Men In Trees – ABC @ 10:01/9:01c
  • Smallville – CW @ 8/7c
  • Supernatural – CW @ 9/8c
  • The First 48 – A&E @ 9/8c
  • Ugly Betty – ABC @ 8/7c
  • Without a Trace – CBS @ 10/9c


FRIDAY

Friday is all new episodes on the SciFi channel, starting with Doctor Who at 8/7c, where Smith and Joan are under siege.

Following that, at 9/8c, is Flash Gordon, in which Flash’s father seems to appear through a new rift.

Finally, at 10/9c, there is a new Painkiller Jane. A mysterious and invisible presence is attacking and killing the innocent people of a small village. Hmm, a neuro perhaps? heh

Also tonight, don’t miss the repeat of Jericho on CBS at 8/7c. The tension between the city and neighboring New Bern escalates when several people are shot while trying to steal from Jericho’s salt mine.

Also on tonight:

  • *Special*Fashion Rocks – CBS @ 9/8c
  • *Sports*WWE Friday Night Smackdown – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Monk – USA @ 9/8c
  • *New*Psych – USA @ 10/9c
  • *New*Real Time With Bill Maher – HBO @ 11/10c
  • *New*South of Nowhere – The N (NOGN) @ 8/7c
  • *New*The Best Years – The N (NOGN) @ 8:30/7:30c
  • 1 vs 100 – NBC @ 8/7c
  • George Lopez – ABC @ 9/8c – (2 Repeat Episodes)
  • Hollyoaks – BBC America @ 3AM/2AMc
  • Las Vegas – NBC @ 9/8c
  • Law & Order: SVU – NBC @ 10/9c

Have a great week everyone! Not very long now!

— Jenny

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