TV Junkie: RIP Farrah Fawcett; 'Bruno' on Conan Tonight; Teens Still Watch TV
'Bruno' will be on Conan tonight (NBC at 11:35pm)
Farrah Fawcett passed away today in Los Angeles at age 62. Although she gained a lot of notoriety from her role on "Charlie's Angels", a hugely popular swimsuit poster, and a disoriented appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterman" in 1997, Fawcett was a truly gifted actress (rent Extremeties or The Apostle) - rest in peace Farrah.
Conan might have his hands full tonight with the appearance of Sacha Baron Cohen as "Bruno". Cohen has pushed censors a few times during appearances on late night TV, let's see how well this goes over in an earlier time slot.
Hey Hollywood (and world), teens still watch TV and even read newspapers according to a new report from Nielsen. When they recall advertising, they _like_ it - so keep buying those ads and supporting newspapers, we need them.
Tonight is Fellini night on TCM. Anytime you come to your senses and decide to not watch regular TV programming, we suggest that you check out any of the incredible Fellini films that TCM is running tonight.The TV Junkie Plan: "La Strada", "Juliet of the Spirits", "She's Got the Look", "Tosh.0", "The Daily Show", Conan, Fallon
5:00pm La Strada TCM - (1954) A carnival brute (Anthony Quinn) mistreats his witless waif assistant (Giulietta Masina), who meets a friendly aerialist (Richard Basehart)
7:00pm Juliet of the Spirits TCM - (1965) Federico Fellini's surrealistic account of a housewife who is told by a psychic that her husband has been unfaithfu
8:00pm Samantha Who? ABC - Returns from hiatus
8:00pm Wedding Day TNT - Jaenelle and Nyk A pregnant bride delivers early; the couple's daughter is born with a nonfunctioning kidney.
8:30pm In the Motherhood ABC - Returns from hiatus
9:00pm Burn Notice USA - Fearless Leader Michael tries to deal with one of the city's most wanted criminals on his own in an attempt to get the police off his back
9:00pm She's Got the Look TV Land - The models endure extreme weather conditions in a bare-it-all photo shoot in Central Park.
9:30pm Satyricon TCM - (1969) A bizarre, surrealistic vision of the decadence and debauchery that suffused Rome during Nero's reign.
10:00pm Tosh.0 Comedy Central - Terrell Owens guests.
10:00pm Penn & Teller: Bullshit Showtime - Season Premiere
10:00pm Royal Pains USA - After the owner/head chef of a trendy Hampton's restaurant suffers a stroke, Hank attempts to save her from potential long-term damage
11:00pm The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Comedy Central - Cameron Diaz guests
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Johnny Depp; actress Megan Fox.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien NBC - Sacha Baron Cohen as fashion reporter Bruno; Zumanity.
11:45pm Roma TCM - (1972) Director Federico Fellini shows the strange Rome he sees as a boy (Stefano Majore), as a teen (Peter Gonzales) and as an adult.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Shia LaBeouf; actress June Diane Raphael; Eric Hutchinson performs.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actor Larry David; chef Wolfgang Puck.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Golfer Tiger Woods; actress Evan Rachel Wood; Dinosaur Jr. performs.