TV Junkie: G4's 'Attack of the Show' will have 'Epic April'
G4's "Attack of the Show" promises an 'Epic April'
G4's "Attack of the Show" is going to be incredible this month. Easily one of our favorite shows, "Attack of the Show" aka @aots has always been an entertaining amalgamation of news, interviews, tech geekery, pop culture, and comedy fronted by the always lovely Olivia Munn and the infinitely capable Kevin Pereira, a guy with legit tech cred as he ran his own ISP company as a teenager and is an active entrepreneur, recently launching a Twitter content aggregator. With regular guests like our friend Chris Hardwick and Chris Gore providing everything from product to video game reviews, always with a humorous component, there really isn't a valid reason to tune into any other news magazine show. Impressively, the hour long show is run live, so if you get the east coast feed, what you see at 4pm Pacific is live action coming from G4's studio on Wilshire. We went to a live broadcast in late January and were amazed at the efficiency, professionalism, and energy that went into what turned out to be a typically entertaining broadcast - a program that the likes of anyone from CNN to NBC would have a hard time coming up with on a good day despite spending exponentially more money on their shows.For the month of April, G4 is promising that "Attack of the Show"'s Epic April will include, but will not be limited to: their famed "420 Special" exploring marijuana culture from Hawaii; a trip to George Lucas's Skywalker Ranch; Olivia Munn's Taco Truck escapades (talking sex and serving up tacos); and a Summer Movie Preview taking an in-depth look at upcoming blockbusters of 2010 as well as regular prize giveaways throughout the month starting tonight with an iPad giveaway.
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The TV Junkie Plan: "Attack of the Show" (see above), "24", "Damages", "Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations" (repeat of 10pm), Kimmel.
6:00pm NCAA Men's Championship CBS - Special Presentation
7:00pm Attack of the Show! G4 - Mattel Comic Con toys; iPad review; robot battle.
8:00pm 24 FOX - Day 8: 6:00AM - 8:00AM. Two Hour Special. President Taylor undergoes a game-changing setback; President Hassan makes a decision that shocks his loved ones; trusted confidantes become enemies of the state.
8:00pm Dancing With the Stars ABC - The remaining 10 couples perform.
8:00pm Top Gear BBC America - Jeremy travels to Belfast for a test of the Renaultsport Twingo 133, involving a tunnel, a ferry and Ross Kemp; Guy Ritchie.
8:00pm Little People, Big World TLC - Season Premiere
8:00pm Chuck NBC - Chuck questions Shaw's emotional stability after they find the Ring operative behind the death of Shaw's wife
9:00pm Ultimate Cake Off TLC - Three cake artists battle for $10,000 and the honor of serving their creations at a roller derby season opener.
9:00pm Trauma NBC - Nancy ignores protocol while treating a high-school cheerleader
9:00pm Intervention A&E - Season Premiere. A former boxer fights homelessness and crack addiction for his life.
9:00pm American Pickers History - Season Finale
9:00pm Gossip Girl The CW - Blair and Chuck face a difficult decision that tests their relationship
10:00pm Saving Grace TNT - Grace deals with the aftermath of her fall from a building; the squad investigates a double homicide
10:00pm Damages FX - After her star witness is arrested, Patty strikes an unusual deal; Arthur Frobisher reveals too much of his past.
10:00pm Castle ABC - The investigation into a museum curator's death takes a bizarre turn when Castle and Beckett learn he is not the first member of a recent archaeological expedition to die.
10:00pm Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Travel - Tony explains various ways chefs prepare cuisine, ranging from street food to world-class restaurants
10:00pm Nurse Jackie Showtime - Although struggling financially, Jackie and Kevin refuse an offer of help from O'Hara; Jackie discovers the friendship between Kevin and Eddie.
10:00pm Celebrity Fit Club VH1 - Season Finale
10:00pm Christian Siriano; Having a Moment Bravo - Special Presentation
10:00pm Runaway Squad A&E - Series Premiere. Tayvela, 15, feels trapped by her overprotective mother; Joe learns that the teen may be held against her will.
10:00pm Tori & Dean Oxygen - Season Premiere
10:25pm Rules of Engagement CBS - Audrey tells her friend Liz that she is on the list of women Jeff would sleep with if he were not with Audrey.
10:30pm United States of Tara Showtime - The truth emerges about Tara's alters; an alter brings out a new side of Max; Neil learns about Charmaine's engagement; Kate grows closer to Lynda; Marshall and Courtney experiment.
11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Actress Jennifer Love Hewitt; round-table participants include Brad Wollack, Mo Mandel and Michael Yo.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Reality TV personality Randy Jackson; reality TV personalities Matthew and Amy Roloff.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Kellan Lutz - (see our Nov. interview with Kellan Lutz); TV show host Brooke Burke; She & Him perform.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actress Kristen Bell; TV personality Grant Imahara with robot skeleton Geoff Peterson.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Sportscaster Bob Costas; actor James Badge Dale; animal handler Jeff Musial; Peter Wolf and Shelby Lynne perform.