What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | February 22, 2012 at 10:09 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'Awake' (NBC)Monday February 27:

House‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Winter Finale** Record Now

House and the team battle to save a successful, independent blind man (guest star Michael B. Jordan) who is struck down by a mysterious illness, just prior to him asking for his girlfriend’s hand in marriage. Meanwhile, House’s mother (guest star Diane Baker) unexpectedly arrives at Princeton Plainsboro to inform him of her new beau (guest star Billy Connolly) in the all-new “Love is Blind” episode.

It’s a Brad Brad World‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the season one finale, pressure peaks for Gary when he coordinates a big surprise for Brad and finalizes plans for their anniversary party.

Tuesday February 28:

Parenthood‘ (10pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

The Bravermans come together to celebrate a momentous event while Julia and Joel strive to overcome the emotional rollercoaster adopting a child has put them through. Also, Crosby and Adam decide on the fate of The Luncheonette and Sarah makes a difficult decision about her future.

White Collar‘ (10pm on USA) **Season Finale** Record Now

Neal’s commutation is threatened by Agent Kramer, forcing Peter to choose a side in the season three finale. To help his case, Neal tries to correct a mistake from his past.

Wednesday February 29:

Law & Order: SVU‘ (10pm ET on NBC) **Winter Finale** Record Now

Detective Benson’s half-brother Simon Marsden (guest star Michael Weston) turns up in New York after a five year absence, and asks for help – Child Services is threatening to take his children away from him. She asks defense attorney Bayard Ellis (guest star Andre Braugher) to represent her brother, but the seemingly simple case turns into a disaster for Ellis and his client.

Psych‘ (10pm on USA) **Winter Premiere** Record Now

Shawn and Gus team up with Despereaux to locate a mythical dagger rumored to be the key to unlocking a dead billionaire’s treasure.

Top Chef‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Record Now

The final two race against the clock and various challenges to see who claims the ultimate title of Top Chef.

Thursday March 1:

American Idol‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Finalists Chosen** Record Now

The finalists are revealed. Plus, the judges add their wild-card choices to the final group.

Rob‘ (8:30pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Rob’s usually cold and distant father, George, visits and turns on the charm as he bonds more with Maggie’s family than he ever has with Rob. Meanwhile, Rosa attempts to teach Hector how to cook, on the season finale.

Awake‘ (10pm ET on NBC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

When Detective Michael Britten (Jason Isaacs) regains consciousness following his family’s car accident, he is told that his wife Hannah (Laura Allen) perished, but that his teen son, Rex (Dylan Minnette), has survived. As he tries to put the pieces of his life back together he awakens again in a world in which his wife is very much alive, but his son Rex died in the accident. In order to keep both of his loved ones alive he begins living two dueling realities.

Friday March 2:

A Gifted Man‘ (9pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Michael learns that a patient at the clinic has a special connection to Anna. Meanwhile, Michael reunites with an old friend who is suffering from a rare illness, on the season finale.

Sunday March 4:

Army Wives‘ (9pm on Lifetime) **Season Premiere** Record Now

The sixth season opens with the tribe preparing to leave Fort Marshall, but Roxy isn’t prepared to move. Meanwhile, Joan gets the fort ready for a hurricane; and Denise and Frank celebrate Molly’s first birthday.

Breakout Kings‘ (10pm on A&E) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In the season two opener, the team hunt a merciless serial killer whom Lloyd’s testimony helped convict. Meanwhile, Charlie gets offered a promotion, putting the fate of the program in jeopardy.

‘The Kandi Factory’ (10pm on Bravo) **Special**

Bravo Media’s new special, ‘The Kandi Factory,’ stars multi-platinum songwriter and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta’s” Kandi Burruss. Ever since Burruss turned Kim Zolciak’s single “Tardy for the Party” into a digital download phenomenon, she has been sought out by thousands of aspiring artists desperate for her musical touch. Burruss believes that if someone has the right combination of raw musical talent and drive, her team at The Kandi Factory can give them a shot at their dream.

GCB‘ (10pm ET on ABC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

The soap returns to Dallas in this wicked new drama that shows that you can go home again…but only if you’re ready to face the sins of your past. Amanda Vaughn (Leslie Bibb), once the ultimate high school “mean girl,” is forced to return home in disgrace after her marriage ends in scandal. Amanda is nothing like the girl she was 20 years ago, but as her old classmates reacquaint themselves with the new Amanda, will her home town welcome her with open arms or seek revenge?

‘Stevie TV’ (11pm on VH1) **Series Premiere**

Ever wonder what would happen if the ‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ had to pair up orphans with foster parents or J Lo really went back to “the block” to see her old friends or the Jersey Shore’s Deena gave girls advice about when to ‘smosh’? Viewers are about to find out in VH1′s new ultimate popculture, sketch comedy mash-up series ‘Stevie TV.’ Through comedic sketches, ‘Stevie TV’ will take a humorous and satirical look at popculture events and moments from hit reality shows as well as the social blunders of celebrities and politicians