Each week GeekTonic covers the TV scene with a complete listing of premieres, finales and specials for the week. With Memorial Day weekend in the U.S. the summer season is upon us. That means a few more finales and a bunch of summer season premieres including Burn Notice, Royal Pains, The Next Food Network Star and more.
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Royal Pains premieres this week
NOTE: All Times are Listed for EST – TV schedules subject to change
Sunday, May 30
Note that Turner Classic Movies is airing 72 hours worth of war films continuing today and then an all-day tribute to Clint Eastwood on Monday – Memorial Day
Indianapolis 500 (11am on ABC – Available in HD)
Interrogating Saddam (10pm on National Geographic – Available in HD) – A special on National Geographic with FBI agent George Piro interrogates Saddam Hussein after his capture in 2003
National Memorial Day Concert (11pm airtime depends on location on PBS – Available in HD) – Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna co-host the 2010 concert. Guests include Yolanda Adams, Lionel Richie, Brad Paisley, Katherine Jenkins, Kelli O’Hara etc.
Monday, May 31
Cake Boss (9pm on TLC – Available in HD) – Season 3 premiere
America the Story of Us (9pm on History – Available in HD) – Series finale
True Beauty (10pm on ABC) – Season 2 premiere
Dad Camp (10pm on VH1) – New series on VH1 where boyfriends of pregnant women attempt to become responsible fathers
Kendra (10pm on E) – Season finale
Tuesday, June 1
Hell’s Kitchen (8pm on Fox) – Season 7 premiere
America’s Got Talent (8pm on NBC – Available in HD) – Season 5 premiere
One Big Happy Family (9pm on TLC – Available in HD) – Season 2 premiere
Losing it with Jillian (10pm on NBC) – New series on NBC with the Biggest Loser trainer, Jillian Michaels helping people focus on losing weight
The Little Couple (10pm on TLC) – Season 3 premiere
Jersey Couture (10pm on Oxygen) – New realityTV series on Oxygen
9 by Design (10pm on Bravo – Available in HD) – Season finale
Wednesday, June 2
Are We There Yet? (9pm on TBS – Available in HD) – New series based on the 2005 movie by the same name.
Toddlers & Tiaras’ (10pm on TLC – Available in HD) – Season 3 premiere
Half Pint Brawlers (11pm on SpikeTV) – New wrestling/realityTV series where little people look to make it big in the pro wrestling world
Thursday, June 3
Burn Notice (9pm on USA – Available in HD) – Season 4 premiere
Royal Pains (10pm on USA – Available in HD) – Season 2 premiere
The Real Housewives of New York City (10pm on Bravo – Available in HD) – Season finale
Fugitive Chronicles (11pm on A&E – Available in HD) – Season finale
Friday, June 4
The 2010 Scripps National Spelling Bee (8pm on ABC – Available in HD) – The top young spellers in the U.S. compete in the final rounds of this years contest.
Six Versus the World (8pm on Discovery – Available in HD) – New RealityTV series. Athletes travel to Ethiopia for a Suri stick fighting challenge
Whale Wars (9pm on Animal – Available in HD) – Season 2 premiere
The Neistat Brothers (11pm on HBO – Available in HD) – New comedy/drama series on HBO
Saturday, June 5
Drill Team (noon on AETV – Available in HD) – A new RealityTV/Home Improvement series
Sunday, June 6
Sons of Tuscon (7:30pm on Fox – Available in HD) – The final episodes of the doomed sitcom get aired this summer.
Drop Dead Diva (9pm on Lifetime) – Season 2 premiere
Kate Plus 8 (9pm on TLC – Available in HD) – New RealityTV series
The Next Food Network Star (9pm on Food) – Season 6 premiere
Dining with Death (9pm on Travel – Available in HD) – New Travel/Cooking series
Expedition Great White (9pm on National Geographic – Available in HD) – New documentary series
Top Shot (10pm on History – Available in HD) – New History/RealityTV series. This first episode pits 16 sharpshooters in an obstacle course using different weapons from various eras.
The Hard Times of RJ Berger (11pm on MTV2) – New series
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