What To Watch This Weekend 5/19-5/21

What To Watch This Weekend 5/19-5/21

What To Watch This Weekend 5/19-5/21

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New Movies Opening Tonight

Alien: Covenant (Rated R) … STARRING: Michael Fassbender, Danny McBride, James Franco .. the crew of the colony ship Covenant finds a new planet they think is a paradise. It turns out to be a dead planet inhabited by aliens

Friday May 19


The Toy Box On ABC (Toy inventions include a rocket, a party game, a way to create three-dimensional images out of water, a wooden robot and a plush ladybug that can record messages; the judges decide who will have their toy produced and sold.)

20/20 On ABC (Tracking families that have been affected by severe attachment to digital devices, from the height of unmanageability to the journey toward recovery.)

Undercover Boss On CBS (Chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson goes under cover at public cooking class, a culinary institute, a high-end food truck and a soup kitchen to find and mentor new culinary talent.)

The New I Love Lucy Superstar Special On CBS (Lucy hopes actor Van Johnson will help her cover up her lie about rubbing elbows with celebrities when her friend Caroline Appleby comes to visit; Lucy and Ethel hide Caroline’s glasses in an attempt to fool her.)

First Dates On NBC (One dater talks about her insecurities from being bullied as a child; a medium wants to meet someone who understands his unique talents; a couple discusses the struggles of dating after a divorce.)

Dateline NBC Investigative journalism On NBC

The Originals On CW (When the Hollow sends a terrifying message to Vincent, he teams with Haley and Freya to stop the Hollow once and for all; Klaus makes a shocking alliance and enacts a plan that may change the Mikaelson family forever.)

Reign On CW (Darnley and John Knox try to strip Mary of her throne; Elizabeth must banish Gideon from court at the request of her future husband; Charles takes a bold stance against his brother Henri.)

Tanked: Unfiltered On Animal Planet (Rapper 2 Chainz enlists the ATM crew for an Atlanta-themed aquarium; the team promises him a super-sized tank, but Wayde loses some important measurements; behind-the-scenes extras.)

Real Time With Bill Maher On HBO (Boris Epshteyn; Neil deGrasse Tyson; David Frum; Cornel West)

NHL Hockey Pittsburgh Penguins at Ottawa Senators On NBC SN

Bellator MMA Live On Spike (Former Light Heavyweight Champion Liam McGeary faces Linton Vassell; Michael “Venom” Page is back against top contender Derek Anderson; from London, United Kingdom.)

NBA Basketball Eastern Conference Final, Game 2: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics On TNT

RuPaul’s Drag Race On VH1 (The queens create, write and star in their own television pilots; guest judges Noah Galvin and Lisa Robertson.)

Saturday May 20

Training Day On CBS (Kyle, Tommy and Rebecca must rescue Frank when he goes on a rogue mission to Mexico to locate intel linked to the murder of Kyle’s father.)

NHL Hockey Nashville Predators at Anaheim Ducks On NBC

Saturday Night Live On NBC (Host Dwayne Johnson; Katy Perry performs)

MLB Baseball Regional Coverage On Fox

NBA Basketball Golden State Warriors at San Antonio Spurs On ESPN

HBO Saturday Night Movie Of The Week The Wizard of Lies (In 2008, stockbroker, investment adviser and financier Bernie Madoff made headlines around the world when he was arrested for perpetrating perhaps the largest financial fraud in U.S. history. Based on the books by Diana B. Henriques and Laurie Sandell. Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Alessandro Nivola, Nathan Darrow, Kristen Connolly)

Boxing On HBO (Terence Crawford (30-0, 21 KOs) takes on Felix Diaz (19-1, 9 KOs) in the 12-round main event; from New York. Also: Ray Beltran vs. Jonathan Maicelo, lightweights, 12 rounds.)

Svengoolie On Me TV (Godzilla vs. Monster Zero)

Boxing On Showtime (Gary Russell Jr. (27-1, 16 KOs) defends his featherweight belt against Oscar Escandon (25-2, 17 KOs). Plus, super featherweight champ Gervonta Davis takes on undefeated Liam Walsh. From MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Md)

Say Yes to the Dress UK On TLC (Heidi Agan, the world’s top Kate Middleton look-alike, shops for a vow renewal dress alongside the Prince, the Queen and sister Pippa.)

Sunday May 21

2017 Billboard Music Awards On ABC (Festivities at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas recognize artists; musical performances by Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Celine Dion, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Florida Georgia Line, Imagine Dragons, John Legend, Lorde, Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, and Cher.)

Madam Secretary On CBS (Elizabeth heads to Brussels to seek NATO’s support against Russia when it threatens to invade Bulgaria; Henry turns to a former operative for help; Elizabeth discovers information about her friend that makes her question his loyalty.)

Elementary On CBS (A gang war erupts in New York City as Holmes and Watson pursue an elusive criminal, and a familiar face appears to be pulling the strings.)

Dateline NBC Investigative journalism On NBC

Shades of Blue On NBC (Harlee helps Nava cover his tracks after a brutal encounter; Wozniak faces a ghost from his past to take down a new enemy; Stahl discovers a key piece of information in his search for the truth about Miguel.)

The Simpsons On Fox (When Homer’s court case determines that a dog’s life is more valuable than a human’s life, the canines recognize their new position of power and begin to assert their dominance)

Making History On Fox (Chris’ life is falling apart, so Dan plays the time travel card with Dr. Cobell to help get Chris’ job back; Deb hunts for Hancock and Adams to convince them to return to the past.)

Family Guy On Fox (When Chris’ Mexican girlfriend is deported, he steps up to take care of her twin babies; Peter’s past as a sperm donor catches up to him when a lot of his children start showing up at his house.)

The Real Housewives of Potomac On Bravo (Charrisse struggles to break the news of her marriage troubles to her daughter; Monique and her husband, Chris, try to reconnect; Karen reveals her most guarded secret; Robyn decides to pay Ashley a visit to her restaurant)

Keeping Up With the Kardashians On E (Kim and Kourtney force Khloe to take a sentimental sister trip to Palm Springs to relive some of their fondest childhood memories; to save his relationship, Rob meets with a life coach; Kris receives an outrageous proposition from a royal family.)

Iron Chef Gauntlet On Food Network (The finalist must run the three-round gauntlet against Iron Chefs Bobby Flay, Masaharu Morimoto and Michael Symon; the finalist is given the opportunity to choose which Iron Chef competes in each round.)

The Leftovers On HBO (Laurie Garvey, a former therapist, must become one again as she heads to Australia to help Nora and Kevin along their paths.)

Silicon Valley On HBO (Cracks in Richard’s latest partnership become more apparent when he has to deal with an unexpected interloper; Dinesh scrambles to find a way out of his new relationship; Monica learns of surprising developments at Raviga.)

Veep On HBO (Selina visits Qatar; in D.C., Jonah gets a dinner invite; Dan receives an unexpected visit from a human resources representative; Catherine and Marjorie have big news.)



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