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TV Junkie: Video Interviews w/cast of 'Community'; Weekend TV
We had some pretty good season finales for "The Office" and "Parks and Recreation" last night but were you already missing "Community"? We were, so we thought we'd include our interviews with "Community" cast members from the NBC upfronts. Above is Gillian Jacobs and below is Yvette Nicole Brown and Joel McHale.
Highlights: This weekend HBO's "Game of Thrones" keeps chugging along (see below) and Showtime's "The Borgias" has a season finale which will probably include more scenes with a naked Jeremy Irons.
We have a new edition of the Chanel Zero podcast available for you which includes our interview with Anders Holm of Comedy Central's "Workaholics":
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Speaking of podcasts, we interviewed "Chelsea Lately" writer Jen Kirkman here a while back but you should check her out on this week's episode of The Long Shot Podcast w/friends Eddie Pepitone, Sean Conroy, Jamie Flam, and Amber Kenny - it's very very funny.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: Tonight - "Real Time With Bill Maher" (Author Reza Aslan; TV host Dylan Ratigan; journalist Gillian Tett; author Amy Chua; actor Zach Galifianakis), "The Whitest Kids U'Know," "Late Show With David Letterman" (Actor Tracy Morgan; comic Jake Johannsen; The Airborne Toxic Event performs), "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" (Actor Jim Belushi; actress Jennifer Lawrence; Fleet Foxes perform). Saturday - "Doctor Who," "Saturday Night Live" (Host Justin Timberlake; Lady Gaga performs). Sunday - "Bob's Burgers," "Game of Thrones," "The Killing," "Treme" (on rerun)Tonight
8:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Author Reza Aslan; TV host Dylan Ratigan; journalist Gillian Tett; author Amy Chua; actor Zach Galifianakis.
8:00pm Friday Night Lights NBC - A popular magazine praises Coach; Vince's past catches up to him; Luke faces the truth about TMU; a car accident delays Julie's return
9:00pm Supernatural The CW - Season Finale. Bobby and Dean are at a loss when the wall comes down in Sam's mind; the fight for heaven comes to a head.
10:30pm The Whitest Kids U'Know IFC - Dad will take care of it; bad drivers; hot sister; making animals kiss.
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Tracy Morgan; comic Jake Johannsen; The Airborne Toxic Event performs.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actress Kirstie Alley; comic Erik Rivera; Il Volo performs
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - TV personality Khloe Kardashian Odom; "Science Bob" Pflugfelder.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actress Carrie Fisher; author Edward Conlon.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actor Jim Belushi; actress Jennifer Lawrence; Fleet Foxes perform.
8:00pm Chase NBC - Season Finale.
9:00pm Doctor Who BBC America - The Doctor must prevent civil war when doppelgangers are liberated from their human originals.
9:30pm The Devil and Daniel Webster TCM - (1941) A New Englander (James Craig) sells his soul to a Mr. Scratch (Walter Huston) and needs Daniel Webster (Edward Arnold) on his side in hell's court.
11:25pm Saturday Night Live NBC - Host Justin Timberlake; Lady Gaga performs.
Peter Dinklage's Tyrion Lannister tries to squeeze out between a rock and a hard place in this week's episode of "Game of Thrones" [Photo Credit - Nick Briggs/HBO]
8:00pm Nature PBS/KOCE - Bears of the Last Frontier: Arctic Wanderers As winter approaches, polar bears wait to hunt on sea ice in Kaktovik, Alaska; in late spring, grizzlies await caribou
8:00pm The 2011 Billboard Music Awards ABC - Festivities at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas recognize popular artists across a variety of genres for the fan support they've garnered; host Ken Jeong; performances include Jennifer Lopez, Black Eyed Peas, Rihanna, Keith Urban and Neil Diamond.
8:30pm Bob's Burgers Fox - Bob befriends his favorite baseball player when the pitcher starts playing for the local team; the dark side of minor league baseball threatens to corrupt the Belchers.
9:00pm Game of Thrones HBO - Ned sits for the king; Tyrion confesses and demands a trial by combat; Joffrey apologizes; Viserys receives his final payment.
9:00pm Family Guy Fox - Season Finale.
9:00pm Celebrity Apprentice NBC - Season Finale.
10:00pm The Killing AMC - The police make a shocking realization; Richmond contemplates dropping out of the race; the Larson's are fed up with the police.
10:00pm In Plain Sight USA - A pageant queen learns she has spent the bulk of her life in witness protection.
10:00pm Treme HBO - Lt. Colson questions the quality of police investigations; Janette lands at Le Bernardin; Annie attempts composing; Davis discovers new talent; Sofia gets an internship.
10:00pm The Borgias Showtime - Season Finale. Alexander meets King Charles with humility; Charles abandons Della Rovere; Lucrezia gives birth in a convent.