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TV Junkie: 'Doctor Who' in Guinness Book; 'Lost' Finale
"Kelly's Heroes" on TCM at 9pm - yesss!
Anyone see the "Doctor Who" presentation at Comic-Con? Yesterday the series got an award from the Guinness Book of World Records as "the most successful sci-fi series". Did anyone watch the "Doctor Who" premiere last night?
Also at Comic-Con, a bunch of details of the "Lost" season finale, including the fact that there will essentially be a reunion of all the characters.
Tonight we're kind of blowing off TV programming and watching an excellent old movie before Conan (with Meryl Streep) and Fallon (with Spinal Tap!).
The TV Junkie Plan: Kelly's Heroes, Conan, Fallon.8:00pm The Bachelorette ABC - Jillian invites the final two bachelors to meet her family in Hawaii; an unexpected confession changes everything; Jillian makes her final decision.
9:00pm History Detectives PBS/KCET - Amelia Earhart Plane; Fillmore Pardon; Boxcar Home
9:00pm Kelly's Heroes TCM - (1970) One of the best, and most surreal war movies ever: An Army officer (Clint Eastwood) and his buddies (Telly Savalas, Don Rickles) go behind enemy lines with a tank escort to steal gold bars from the Nazis.
9:00pm The Closer TNT - The squad investigates the murder of a man who was the lead suspect in the murder of two girls
10:00pm Weeds Showtime - "A Distinctive Horn"
10:00pm Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Bravo - Kathy attends a protest in Sacramento, Calif., and canvasses Los Angeles neighborhoods to drum up support for gay rights
10:30pm Nurse Jackie Showtime - Jackie discovers a new temp nurse is abusing drugs
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Eric Bana; The Dave Matthews Band performs; professional baseball player Mark Buehrle presents the Top Ten list.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien NBC - Actress Meryl Streep; director Judd Apatow; The Fray performs.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Comic Chelsea Handler; author Richard Wolffe; Gavin DeGraw performs.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actress Holly Hunter; photographer Mark Seliger; Spinal Tap performs.
Donald Trump was a fading TV presence when the WGA strike put a dent in network schedules.
Pickets are being held outside at movie and TV studios across the city
For some critics, this feels less like a momentous departure and more like a footnote.
Disneyland's famous "Fantasmic!" show came to a sudden end when its 45-foot animatronic dragon — Maleficent — burst into flames.
Leads Ali Wong and Steven Yeun issue a joint statement along with show creator Lee Sung Jin.
Every two years, Desert X presents site-specific outdoor installations throughout the Coachella Valley. Two Los Angeles artists have new work on display.