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TV Junkie: A Spelling Returns to '90210'; Bielski Bros. Doc. Airs Tonight

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Salma Hayek hits "30 Rock"

Fans of "Beverly Hills, 90210", and we mean the real original fans, might be elated to know that, yes, Tori Spelling will be joining the cast of the new "90210" sometime around the 19th episode this season so I guess you had better start watching now so that you know what the heck is going on when she makes her debut.

"House" and "Two and a Half Men" came out on top in yesterday's People's Choice Awards. The TV Drama Diva category (there was no corresponding male category - sexism!!) had nominees only from cable outlets, and was won by "The Closer"'s Kyra Sedgwick. Hopefully this will soften the monetary hit that she and hubby Kevin Bacon suffered at the hands of Wall Street schemer Bernard Madoff.

Programming of note tonight includes a documentary on the Bielski Brothers who are the subject of the new Daniel Craig movie, Defiance, that hits theaters later this month. The truth of these Jewish resistance fighters might be more interesting and compelling than the pseudo-fictionalized Hollywood flick.

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The TV Junkie Plan: "CES '09"."30 Rock", "The Bielski Brothers", Leno, Ferguson

6:00pm CES '09 G4 - Couldn't make it to Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show? Then watch the 4+ hours of G4's CES Live with highlights of the coolest new gadgets at the show.

8:00pm My Name Is Earl NBC - Got the Babysitter Pregnant

8:00pm Ugly Betty ABC - Betty juggles work and family as she struggles to impress the editor running YETI.

9:30pm 30 Rock NBC - Jenna fears that Liz's attraction to a new guy is related to her desire for a baby. Salma Hayek 'helps' Jack out.

10:00pm Private Practice ABC - New Time

10:00pm Millionaire Matchmaker Bravo - Season Premiere

11:00pm The Bielski Brothers History Channel - The true story behind the upcoming movie Defiance, starring Daniel Craig. Three brothers save 1,200 Jews from the Holocaust and spearhead partisan resistance against Nazi Germany's troops in the forests of Belarus.

11:00pm Greg Behrendt's Wake Up Call Soap Net - Series Premiere

11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actor Dustin Hoffman; actress Mary Lynn Rajskub (Chloe!!!); Lady GaGa performs.

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12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actress Amy Sedaris; actor Dennis Haysbert.

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