TV Junkie: Aisha to ABC; CBS Dips; Timberlake on SNL
Justin Timberlake to host "Saturday Night Live", 11:25pm - Saturday, NBC
Weekend EditionWe're pleased to see a former E! favorite of ours, Aisha Tyler, getting picked by ABC to host a new talk show that will leverage her stand-up and acting skills. No word yet on what time of day the show will air and when it will premiere. Speaking of E!, don't forget to watch "The Soup" tonight which will feature a cameo by Bob Saget.
Wednesday it was News Corp (FOX) announcing a nearly 50% decrease in revenue, today we write about CBS' actually losing $55 million in the first quarter of this year, compared to a profit of almost $250 million the year before.
There's some good late night TV tonight; Saturday's programming is weak weak weak but Justin Timberlake is back on "SNL" which could mean that there's another "Dick In a Box" in the works.
The TV Junkie Plan: Tonight - "The News Hour", "Real Time With Bill Maher", "Dollhouse", "The Soup", Letterman, Kimmel. Saturday - "SNL". Sunday - "Storm Stories", "The Tudors", "Breaking Bad"
6:00pm The News Hour PBS/KCET - Pakistan President Zardari, Treasury Secretary Geithner
7:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Author Reza Aslan; author Naomi Klein; journalist Matt Taibbi; political strategist James Carville; "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane.
8:00pm Everybody Hates Chris The CW - Season Finale
9:00pm NUMB3RS CBS - Disgraced FBI agent Roger Bloom becomes a suspect when the team investigates a series of copycat bank robberies.
9:00pm Mistresses BBC America - Season Finale
9:00pm Dollhouse FOX - Season Finale
10:00pm The Soup E! - Bob Saget guests! Here's our interview with Saget last year
10:00pm SuperNews Current - I Don't Want to Go Bowling
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Matthew Broderick; comic Brian Regan (here's our latest interview with Regan); Chris Cornell performs.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actress Jamie Lee Curtis; actor Jonah Hill; Jewel performs.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Chris Pine; actor Aziz Ansari (here's our latest interview with Ansari); Scott Weiland performs.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - TV personality Joan Rivers; TV personality Rachael Ray.
11:35pm Saturday Night Live NBC - Justin Timberlake hosts for the third time; musical guest Ciara performs two songs.
5:00pm Storm Stories The Weather Channel - Icy conditions and a sudden whiteout at rush hour create the worst highway pileup in Indiana's history.
5:00pm Cook Yourself Thin Lifetime - Cooking experts show viewers ways to make indulgent meals into healthy dishes.
8:00pm The Amazing Race CBS - Season Finale
8:00pm The Celebrity Apprentice NBC - Three-hour Season Finale
9:00pm Masterpiece Mystery! Wallander: Sidetracked PBS/KCET - A woman's suicide could be connected to a string of grisly ax murders among Swedish high-society members.
9:00pm Cold Case CBS - Season Finale
9:00pm Sunday Best BET - Season Finale
9:00pm Desperate Housewives ABC - Bree hides her intentions from Orson; Tom goes to great lengths to appear younger.
9:00pm The Alzheimer's Project - The Memory Loss Tapes HBO - Profiles of seven people living through various stages of Alzheimer's disease.
9:00pm The Tudors Showtime - Cromwell schemes to secure the Reformation by finding Henry a Protestant wife; Henry's wounded leg turns life-threatening.
10:00pm Brothers & Sisters ABC - Season Finale
10:00pm Breaking Bad AMC - Walt and Hank get into a heated argument at a party; Skyler opens up to her boss; Jane hides her relationship with Jesse from her father.
10:00pm The Unit CBS - Season Finale
10:00pm Tracey Ullman's State of the Union Showtime - A soldier on leave; natural food store worker; overzealous "soccer mom"; Tom Brokaw.