What To Watch: Weekend

by | January 28, 2011 at 1:59 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:The Real Housewives of Atlanta‘ (Sunday at 10pm on Bravo)

In this special 90-minute episode, Cynthia’s rocky road to the altar is nearing the end, but as she struggles with last minute wedding jitters her mom and sister urge her to reconsider getting married altogether. Phaedra has a surprisingly emotional reaction to heading back to work after maternity leave. Sheree’s acting chops are challenged at her very first movie audition and Kandi finally confronts Kim about their financial arrangement regarding their new song, “The Ring Didn’t Mean a Thing.”

KEY EPISODE:Spartacus: Gods of the Arena‘ (Friday at 10pm on Starz)

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Batiatus conjures up a devious plan and enlists Lucretia, Gaia and a clutch of gladiator recruits to see it through. Oenomaus longs to reclaim the top gladiator rank, but new challenges cross his path.

WATCH:Mega Python vs. Gatoroid‘ (Saturday at 9pm on Syfy)

In what promises to be the television movie event of 2011, 1980s singing sensations Debbie Gibson and Tiffany get down and dirty in their long-awaited pop princess smackdown when they co-star in the ripped-from-the-headlines Syfy Saturday Original Movie. ‘Mega Python Vs Gatoroid’ takes an up-close-and-personal look at the crisis in the Florida Everglades where invasive Burmese pythons are threatening the indigenous alligator population.

DVR:Fringe‘ (Friday at 9pm ET on Fox)

When the Fringe Team visits Massive Dynamic’s assembly of doomsday device, Walter becomes greatly concerned for Peter’s well-being, so he turns to Nina for added brain power to understand the relationship between Peter and the superweapon. Meanwhile, the discovery of a dead body triggers an intense investigation in the all-new “Reciprocity” episode.

DVR:Saturday Night Live‘ (Saturday at 11:30pm on NBC)

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Jesse Eisenberg hosts with musical guest Nicki Minaj.

Friday’s Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Lorraine Bracco
  • Live with Regis and Kelly: Brooke Shields
  • The Talk: Jennifer Love Hewitt
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Justin Bieber
  • Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson: Helena Bonham Carter