Jenny’s TV Guide: Sunday March 16

Sunday marks the first 2 (of 7) episodes of the new mini-series on HBO called John Adams, starting at 8/7c & 9:10/8:10c. It is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book & historical biography about the life of John Adams. It stars Paul Giamatti (The Nanny Diaries) as the title character, Laura Linney (The Nanny Diaries) as Abigail Adams, Stephen Dillane as Thomas Jefferson, Danny Huston (X-Men Origins: Wolverine) as Sam Adams, David Morse (Hack & House) as George Washington, Tom Wilkinson (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) as Benjamin Franklin, Rufus Sewell (The Holiday) as Alexander Hamilton & Sarah Polley (Dawn of the Dead) as Nabby Adams/Abigail Adams Smith and is produced by Tom Hanks among others.

Also on tonight:

  • *Season Finale*Scott Baio is 46… and Pregnant – VH1 @ 10/9c (1-Hour Season Finale)
  • *Series Premiere*I Can Make You Thin with Paul McKenna – TLC @ 9/8c
  • *Special*Cutting Edge 3 – ABC Family @ 8/7c
  • *Special*John Adams – HBO @ 8/7c & 9:10/8:10c (2 New Episodes Including Mini-Series Premiere)
  • *Special*World’s Funniest Commercials – TBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Aliens In America – CW @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*America’s Funniest Home Videos – ABC @ 7/6c
  • *New*Big Brother – CBS @ 8/7c
  • *New*Dexter – CBS @ 10/9c (New to CBS)
  • *New*Dirt – FX @ 10/9c
  • *New*Everybody Hates Chris – CW @ 8/7c
  • *New*Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – ABC @ 8/7c
  • *New*Here Come the Newlyweds – ABC @ 10:02/9:02c
  • *New*Keeping Up With the Kardashians – E! @ 10/9c
  • *New*Kenny vs Spenny – Comedy Central @ 11:30/10:30c
  • *New*King of the Hill – FOX @ 8:30/7:30c
  • *New*Oprah’s Big Give – ABC @ 9/8c
  • *New*Rock of Love with Bret Michaels – VH1 @ 9/8c
  • *New*That’s Amore! – MTV @ 10/9c
  • *New*The L Word – Showtime @ 9/8c
  • *New*Unhitched – FOX @ 9:30/8:30c

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