Monday, May 25, 2009

TV Premieres: What to Watch 5/25 - 5/30

This weeks list of premiering summer TV shows includes the Goode Family, the short return of Pushing Daisies and a new drama called Mental.  Read on for all of the details.

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The Goode Family

            The Goode Family Premieres on ABC Sunday Night



NOTE: All Times are Listed for EST

Monday 05/25/2009

Here Come the Newlyweds (9pm on A&E) - A reality show where seven couples fresh from the altar compete for a nest egg worth hundreds of thousands of dollars by accomplishing a variety of contests

Cake Boss (9:13pm on TLC - Available in HD)  -  Baker Buddy Valastro host a "documentary-soap" about a baker for the stars. Valastro runs a family bakery in Hoboken, MJ where he has baked for Britney Spears and others.


Tuesday 05/26/2009

The Apprentice (UK) (9pm on BBCA) - UK version of the nearly forgotten reality show.

Hitched or Ditched (9pm on CW) - Another reality show - this one puts couples in long-term relationships who have not yet taken the final leap towards marriage to be nominated by a friend who believes it's time for the couple to make a decision:

Mental (9pm on FOX- Available in HD) - A new Fox drama that has had  very poor reviews.  This episode deals with a doctor who decided to strip down naked to help a patient.  Yes I'm serious.

The Little Couple (10pm on TLC- Available in HD) - Reality TV with you guessed it, short people.  This picks up where the special "Little People Just Married" left off.

Wednesday 05/27/2009

Wipeout (8pm on ABC- Available in HD) - 24 contestants compete against each other and the clock in hopes of winning the $50,000 prize.

The Goode Family (9pm on ABC- Available in HD) - A new animated series by Mike Judge, creator of Beavis & Butt-Head and King of the Hill. This one is about an obsessively "green" family whose politically correct life results in constant laughs.


Friday 05/29/2009

What Not to Wear (10pm on TLC- Available in HD) - Reality TV


Saturday 05/30/2009

Maneater (10pm on Lifetime) - miniseries on Lifetime

Pushing Daisies (10pm on ABC- Available in HD) - It's back for the last few episodes.  All episodes will be over by June 13th.


Season Finales this week:

  • 5/25 10pm "In Treatment" on HBO
  • 5/26 8pm "Reaper" on CW (series finale)
  • 5/26 10pm "The Phone" on MTV
  • 5/26 10:30pm "My Boys" on TBS
  • 5/29 11:35pm "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" (series finale)
  • 5/31 10pm "Breaking Bad" on AMC

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