What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | March 28, 2012 at 5:36 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'The Big C' (Showtime)

Monday April 2nd:

Bones‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Spring Premiere** Record Now

The remains of an escaped convict are found in a residential sewer, but an examination of the sewer pipes indicates that the murder occurred within prison walls. Brennan insists on solving the crime – despite Booth’s pleas for her not to overexert herself – and the expectant couple experiences a very untraditional arrival of their baby daughter.

The Voice‘ (8pm ET on NBC) **Live Shows Begin** Record Now

In this live performance phase of the competition, the top vocalists from two teams will compete against each other during a live broadcast in front of coaches Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. Carson Daly hosts.

Tuesday April 3rd:

Giuliana & Bill‘ (8pm on Style) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In Season 5, the couple faces their toughest challenge yet — Giuliana’s breast cancer. Viewers will get an intimate look into Giuliana’s journey as she returns to work, leaving Bill to find balance with their new houseguests — Giuliana’s parents, Anna and Eduardo.

Dance Moms: Miami‘ (10:30pm on Lifetime) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Dance Moms: Miami will go behind-the-scenes at Miami-based Stars Dance Studio, where the school’s owners and renowned contemporary dance instructors Victor Smalley and Angel Armas teach, train and choreograph a diverse group of talented girl and boy dancers as they strive to become the best in the sport of competitive dance and tomorrow’s stars.

Wednesday April 4th:

One Tree Hill‘ (8pm ET on The CW) **Series Finale** Record Now

In the final chapter of One Tree Hill, the tenth anniversary of Tric brings old faces and new possibilities for the Tree Hill family. Sophia Bush, James Lafferty, Bethany Joy Galeotti, Austin Nichols, Robert Buckley, Shantel VanSanten, Jackson Brundage, Lee Norris, Lisa Goldstein, Stephen Colletti, Tyler Hilton and Paul Johansson star.

Best Friends Forever‘ (8:30pm ET on NBC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

When Jessica is overnighted divorce papers, her best friend Lennon (‘Accidentally on Purpose’) convinces her to return home to Brooklyn and back into the apartment they used to share. The girls easily fall back into old habits — none of which is good news for Lennon’s live-in boyfriend, Joe.

Happy Endings‘ (9:30pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

The gang find themselves at yet another wedding, this time the nuptials of Derrick (Stephen Guarino reprising his role) and Eric (Nate Smith). Will there be “drama,” to quote Derrick? Of course, as Brad struggles to tell Jane something important; Jane tries to find a way to help Eric hide the fact that the pricey reception must be downscaled; and Max tries to find the courage to perform with his old all-male Madonna cover band.

Bent‘ (9:30pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

hile on a romantic getaway to Napa with her boyfriend Ben (guest star Matt Letscher), Alex experiences a romantic dream involving Pete that causes her to question her true feelings. Meanwhile, Alex’s new neighbor Dan (guest star Kyle Bornheimer), fed up with the crew’s antics and destructive behavior, threatens legal action.

Toddlers & Tiaras‘ (10pm on TLC) **Spring Premiere** Record Now

The night kicks off with a NY-themed pageant featuring fan-favorite, four-year-old Paisley, whose new costume choices and talent agent will put her one step closer to taking the big title. But will Isabella, whose mom is determined to beat Paisley, take the crown?

Thursday April 5th:

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

Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the nation’s elite and keeping their secrets under wraps. Revered and feared at the same time, one time communications director to the President of the United States left the White House to open her own prominent crisis management firm. Olivia is hoping to start a new chapter in her life – both professionally and personally – but she can’t seem to completely cut ties with her past.

Saturday April 7th:

Saturday Night Live‘ (11:30pm ET on NBC) Record Now

Sofia Vergara hosts with musical guest One Direction.

Sunday April 8th:

Nurse Jackie‘ (9pm on Showtime) **Season Premiere** Record Now

When season four returns, Jackie is coming to realize that both karma and sobriety can be a bitch. In addition to finally confronting her addiction, Jackie must also attempt to save her troubled marriage and keep her family from falling apart.

The Big C‘ (9:30pm on Showtime) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In the season two finale, we left Cathy doubled over in grief at seeing the ghost of her husband Paul (Oliver Platt), as her brother Sean (John Benjamin Hickey) and son Adam (Gabriel Basso) look on, unaware of what could be causing her so much pain. When season three returns, we’ll discover how Cathy and her family are coping with the repercussions, if Sean has moved back indoors, and if Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) has taken out a hit out on her ex-fiancĂ© for jilting her at the altar.

The Borgias‘ (10pm on Showtime) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Season two finds Pope Alexander seeking to consolidate his power and enlisting his family to take an oath of revenge on the great noble houses that dared to stand against him, causing his Papacy to face political turmoil once again. But Alexander’s real problems lie with his children, all of whom are growing up and defying his authority.

CSI: Miami‘ (10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

When one of the CSI’s biggest enemies is murdered, Horatio must determine which of his team members is a suspect, on the 10th season finale.

‘The Client List’ (10pm on Lifetime) **Series Premiere**

The Client List is about Texas housewife Riley Parks (Jennifer Love Hewitt), who, after being deserted by her husband, is left in serious financial straits and takes a job at a seemingly traditional day spa in a neighboring town. But when she realizes some of her co-workers also provide other services, Riley must make the difficult decision whether or not to embrace an opportunity for her to resolve her financial hardships.