What To Watch: Weekend

by | September 17, 2010 at 7:05 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Boardwalk Empire‘ (Sunday at 9pm on HBO) **Series Premiere**

HBO unveils its latest masterpiece about life in Atlantic City during Prohibition, from Terence Winter, Emmy Award winning writer of ‘The Sopranos,’ and Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese. Tthis new series chronicles the life and times of “Nucky” Thompson, the undisputed leader of Atlantic City, who was equal parts politician and gangster, played by the incomparable Steve Buscemi.

KEY EPISODE:Flashpoint‘ (Friday at 10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale**

In the wake of a museum gala shooting spree, the SRU’s actions and judgments are called into question; however, the investigator seems to be focusing on Sgt. Parker in particular. Lauren Holly of ‘NCIS’ guest stars.

WATCH:Fred: The Movie‘ (Saturday at 8pm on Nickelodeon)

Hey, it’s Fred in his first movie! And he is in love with the girl next door, Judy (Pixie Lott). But his nemesis neighbor Kevin, thwarts all attempts Fred makes to see her, and when he finally succeeds in making it over to Judy’s house – she’s moved! With the advice of his super cool dad (John Cena), Fred embarks on an epic journey full of gut-busting fun to find her. So, jump in the kiddie pool and join Fred, Bertha (Jennette McCurdy), and the whole gang for a hilariously good time in ‘Fred: The Movie.’

DVR:La La’s Full Court Wedding‘ (Sunday at 10:30pm on VH1) **Series Premiere**

Former MTV VJ and television personality, La La Vazquez is set to star in a new series about her wedding, including all the planning and festivities leading up to her big day. The series begins with La La meeting with Mindy Weiss, A-list wedding planner to the stars, and follows her through all her wedding planning activities and Las Vegas bachelorette party.

DVR:The Gates‘ (Sunday at 9pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere**

Devastated by Vanessa’s death and Sarah’s culpability in Buckley’s suicide, the Monohans prepare to leave The Gates. But when Charlie runs away with Andie, it sets off a dangerous chain of events. Meanwhile, the Radcliffes are in hot pursuit of the elusive witch, Devon, who has the ability to destroy their entire race. Brett Crezki is also on the hunt, desperately trying to find Andie before her Succubus side emerges. As all these threads converge, it becomes clear that the one person no one can trust is the one person the Monohans need the most.

Monday’s Premieres:

  • Chuck: 8pm ET on NBC
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  • Dancing with the Stars: 8pm ET on ABC
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  • House: 8pm ET on Fox
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  • How I Met Your Mother: 8pm ET on CBS
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  • Rules Of Engagement: 8:30pm ET on CBS
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  • The Event: 9pm ET on NBC
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  • Lone Star: 9pm ET on Fox
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  • Two And A Half Men: 9pm ET on CBS
  • Mike And Molly: 9:30pm ET on CBS
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  • Hawaii Five-0: 10pm ET on CBS
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  • Castle: 10pm ET on ABC
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  • Chase: 10pm ET on NBC
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    Friday’s Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Victoria Beckham
  • Live With Regis And Kelly: Josh Brolin
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Joel McHale
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: Tim Gunn