Sunday, November 28, 2010

TV Premieres, Finales & Specials This Week 11/28/2010

We’ve survived all of that turkey and the shopping over the past several days.  Now it’s time for more TV.  This week we have a bunch of reality series premieres and a few finales.

Like every week, GeekTonic covers the TV scene with a complete listing of premieres, finales and specials for the week.
Cast of Terriers on FX
         The cast of FX’s great show, Terriers.  Season finale this week

Check out the complete list of finales, premieres & specials below.

The GeekTonic Guide to TV Premieres, Finales and Specials this Week – 11/28/2010

NOTE: All Times are Listed for EST – TV schedules subject to change

Sunday, November 28

When Vacations Attack (8pm on Travel – HD) New travel series about vacation mishaps.  I’m guessing we’ll see spam on this series sooner or later

Bridalplasty (9pm on E! – HD) A new reality series that is yet another demonstration of what is wrong with reality TV

Wild Justice (9pm on National Geographic – HD) New animal/reality series where game wardens show us their jobs of patrolling West Coast wilderness areas

Paranormal State (9:30pm on A&E – HD) Season finale

Snapped (10pm on Oxygen) Season finale

Monday, November 29

Africa’s Great Rift (8pm on National Geographic Wild) New nature series

Finding Amelia (9pm on Discovery – HD) New reality/history series focused on finding out what happened to Amelia Earhart.

Restepo: Afghan Outpost (9pm on National Geographic – HD) A documentary following a platoon of American soldiers on a 1-year deployment to one of the most-dangerous outposts in Afghanistan.


Tuesday, November 30

Christmas in Rockefeller Center (8pm on NBC – HD) A special musical presentation that includes performances by Susan Boyle, Mariah Carey, Sheryl Crow, Josh Groban, Annie Lennox, Kylie Minogue, the Radio City Rockets and more

Sons of Anarchy (10pm on FX – HD) Season 3 finale

Strange Days With Bob Saget (10pm on A&E – HD) New reality series where Bob Saget explores different lifestyles & cultures of America

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (10pm on CBS) The famous special to help men choose the proper garments…. okay well it was worth a try.  Katy Perry and Akon perform along with a bunch of models



Wednesday, December 1

America’s Next Top Model (8pm on CW) Season 15 finale

Nazi Hunters (8pm on National Geographic) A new documentary series

The President's Book of Secrets (9pm on History – HD) – A special documentary showing us some of the secrets only known to the President

Terriers (10pm on FX – HD) Season 1 finale of the best new show this season that nobody is watching.  Seriously if you haven’t been following this series you’ve been missing out

Storage Wars (10pm on A&E – HD) New reality series centered around professional buyers of storage units – looking for lost treasures

Top Chef All-Stars (10pm on Bravo – HD) Season 8 premiere

Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew (10pm on VH1) Season 6 premiere


Thursday, December 2

Brad Meltzer's Decoded (10pm on History – HD) A new history/reality series focused around a a well-known author (Meltzer) who demonstrates theories based on hidden codes and symbols


Friday, December 3

A Walk in My Shoes (8pm on NBC – HD) Made for TV movie where a stranger helps a high-school teacher (played by Nancy Travis) learn the truth behind the poor performance of a student athlete

Gold Rush: Alaska (10pm on Discovery – HD) A new reality series where 6 men head to Alaska in search of gold


Saturday, December 4

Sunday, December 5

IRT Deadliest Roads (9pm on History – HD) Season 1 finale

Boardwalk Empire (9pm on HBO – HD) Season 1 finale

Sturgis (9pm on Travel – HD) A new travel series based on the famous Sturgis bike gathering

Gene Simmons Family Jewels (9pm on A&E – HD) Season 5 premiere

I Survived (9pm on Biography - HD) Season premiere

The Hasselhofs (10pm on A&E – HD) New reality series with you guessed it, David Hasselhof and family

I Survived…Beyond & Back (10pm on Biography) New documentary series on dying and coming back to life

Brandy & Ray J: A Family Business (11pm on VH1) Season premiere


Monday, December 6

The Sing Off (8pm on NBC) Season 2 premiere

Cake Boss: Next Great Baker (9pm on TLC – HD) New reality/food contest series

Men of a Certain Age (10pm on TNT – HD) Season 2 premiere

Tabatha's Salon Takeover (10pm on Bravo – HD) Season premiere

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