Sunday, August 14, 2011

TV Premieres, Finales & Specials This Week 8/14/2011

This week brings a bunch of finales and a few reality premiers.  The GeekTonic 2011 Fall TV Season premieres guide is just about complete – I’ll be sharing it with everyone soon.  For now read on for the GeekTonic weekly TV update highlighting all the new premieres, finales and specials coming up this week.


In the Flow with Affion Crockett premieres Sunday.  This photo is of Executive Producer Jamie Foxx & comedian Affion Crocket


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

Sunday, August 14

The Exorcist Files (9pm on Discovery) New reality series where exorcists share their stories.  *sigh*

In the Flow with Affion Crockett (9pm on Fox) New comedy by executive producer Jamie Foxx.  Hosted (and starring) by Affion Crockett this is a sketch comedy series featuring spoofs of pop culture, movie trailers, commercials, TV shows, music videos and celebrities.  This premiere episode guest stars Snoop Dogg, Russell Simmons, Chris Brown and more.

Food Network Star (9pm on Food) Season 7 finale

The Great Food Truck Race (10pm on Food) Season 2 premiere

High Stakes Sweepers (10pm on TLC) New reality series about people obsessed with entering sweepstakes.

Ryan and Tatum: The O’Neals (10pm on Oprah) Season 1 finale


Monday, August 15

The Lying Game (9pm on ABC Family) new family drama/sitcom series by the author of “Pretty Little Liars”.  This one is about identical twin sisters separated at birth, one wealthy and the other poor.  One finds out she has a twin and….

The Millionaire Matchmaker (9pm on Bravo) Season 5 premiere

Most Eligible Dallas (10pm on Bravo) New reality series

Teen Wolf (10pm on MTV) Season 1 finale

Hair Battle Spectacular (10pm on on Oxygen) Season 2 premiere


Tuesday, August 16

MasterChef (8pm on Fox) Season 2 finale

The Nine Lives of Chloe King (9pm on ABC Family) Season 1 finale

Memphis Beat (9pm on TNT) Season 2 finale

What Not to Wear (9pm on TLC) Season 10 premiere

Downsized (9pm on WE) Season 2 premiere

HawthoRNe (10pm on TNT) Season 3 finale


Wednesday, August 17

Ton of Cash (9pm on VH1) New game show series

Animals Say the Wildest Things (9pm on National Geographic Wild) New animal/entertainment series

Ghost Hunters International (9pm on Syfy) Season 3 finale

You Don’t Know Dixie (9pm on History) Documentary on contributions to society from the old south

State of Georgia (9:30pm on ABC Family) Season 1 finale

Rocco’s Dinner Party (10pm on Bravo) Season 1 finale

Love in the Wild (10pm on NBC) Season 1 finale

Legend Quest (10pm on Syfy) Season finale

Rocco’s Dinner Party (10pm on Bravo) Season 1 finale

Law & Order: UK (9pm on BBC America) Season 5 premiere

CMT Made (10pm on CMT) New reality series.  From the producers of MTV’s “Made” but for adults instead of teens.

Outrageous Kid Parties (10pm on TLC) Season 2 premiere

Happily Divorced (10:30pm on TVLand) Season 1 finale


Friday, August 19

Linemakers (8pm on HD Theater) New reality series

Tanked (9pm on Animal Planet) New documentary series that profiles makers of huge aquariums for expensive homes, hotels and business.


Saturday, August 20

Celebrity Ghost Stories (9pm on Bio) Season 2 finale


Sunday, August 21

The Glee Project (9pm on Oxygen) Season 1 finale

Big Easy Brides (10pm on WE) New reality series


Monday, August 22

La La’s Full Court Life (9pm on VH1) New reality series with La La Vazquez and Carmelo Anthony

The T.O. Show (9:30pm on VH1) Season 3 premiere

Bear Swamp Recovery (10pm on TruTV) New reality series


Wednesday, August 24

Buried Treasure (8pm on Fox) a new reality/collectibles series.

The Challenge: Rivals (10pm on MTV) Season 21 finale

Top Chef: Just Deserts (10pm on Bravo) Season 2 premiere

Confessions: Animal Hoarding (10pm on Animal Planet) Season 3 premiere


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