Sunday, December 11, 2011

TV This Week-Premieres & Finales 12/11/2011

The month of Christmas specials and realityTV also-rans continues.  There are a few notables this week however so read on for the GeekTonic weekly TV update highlighting all the new premieres, finales and specials coming up this week.


Stephen King’s Bag of Bones airs Sunday and Monday on A&E


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


Sunday, December 11


12 Dates of Christmas (8pm on ABC Family) New Christmas Movie with Amy Smart

The Amazing Race (8pm on CBS) Season 19 finale

Boardwalk Empire (9pm on HBO) Season 2 finale

A Christmas Kiss (9pm on ION) New Christmas Movie

Stephen King’s Bag of Bones (9pm on A&E) First of two-part terror movie

The Christmas Pageant (10pm on Hallmark) New Christmas Movie starring (and directed by) Melissa Gilbert


Monday, December 12

Fear Factor (8pm on NBC) Season premiere – it’s back

Rolling With Zach (8pm on OWN) Season premiere

Extreme Clutter (9pm on OWN) New reality series

Enlightened (9:30pm on HBO) Season 1 finale


Tuesday, December 13

The Biggest Loser (9pm on NBC) Season 12 finale

Chopped (10pm on Food) Season 9 finale

Cops & Coyotes (10pm on ID) Season premiere

A Stand Up Mother (11pm on WE) New reality series


Wednesday, December 14


Mystery Diners (10pm on Food) New reality series

The Real World (10pm on MTV) Season 26 finale

Funniest Commercials of the Year: 2011 (10pm on TBS) Special


Thursday, December 15


A Charlie Brown Christmas (8pm on ABC) Special

Burn Notice (10pm on USA) Season 5 finale

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (10pm on FX) Season 7 finale

Impractical Jokers (10pm on Tru) New reality series


Friday, December 16

Bama Glama (8pm on Food) New food series

Christmas in Washington 2011 (8pm on TNT) Music Special with Justin Bieber, Cee Lo Green, Jennifer Hudson and the Band Perry.  Hosted by Conan O’Brien

The Life & Times of Tim (9pm on HBO) Season 3 premiere


Sunday, December 18

Survivor: South Pacific (8pm on CBS) Season 23 finale

Allen Gregory (8:30pm on Fox) Season 1 finale

Secret Service Secrets (9pm on Discovery) New series

Geek Love (9pm on TLC) New reality series

Funny or Die’s Billy on the Street (9pm on Fuse) New comedy series

The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs (9pm on Food) Season 4 finale

Dexter (9pm on Showtime) Season 6 finale

IRT Deadliest Roads (10pm on History) Season 2 finale

I Do Over (10pm on We) Season 1 finale

Homeland (10pm on Showtime) Season 1 finale


Monday, December 19

Who’s Still Standing? (8pm on NBC) new game show series

Terra Nova (8pm on Fox) Season 1 finale

Ridiculousness (10pm on MTV) Season 1 finale

Watch What Happens: Live (11pm on Bravo) Season 5 finale

Clean House New York (11pm on Style) Season finale


Tuesday, December 20

Best in the Business (8pm on Discovery) New reality series

Lidia Celebrates America (8pm on PBS) New food/cooking series hosted by Lidia Bastianich

Chopped (10pm on Food) Season 10 premiere

Reed Between the Lines (11pm on BET) Season 1 finale


Wednesday, December 21

The X Factor (8pm on Fox) Season 1 finale part 1

Too Fat for 15: Fighting Back (8pm on Style) Season finale

Food Attack (9pm on Food) New food series

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist (9pm on Bravo) Season 2 finale

American Horror Story (10pm on FX) Season 1 finale


Thursday, December 22

The X Factor (8pm on Fox) Season 1 finale part 2.  Because only a reality series is dumb enough to need two nights to finish.

Project Accessory (10pm on Lifetime) Season 1 finale

The League (10:30pm on FX) Season 3 finale


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