What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | May 9, 2012 at 11:21 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'America's Got Talent' (NBC)

Monday May 14:

America’s Got Talent‘ (8pm ET on NBC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

The series returns for its seventh season with outspoken, unedited radio personality, television host and author Howard Stern joining the experienced and talented judge dais, alongside comedian, TV host and producer Howie Mandel and daytime TV host, reality producer and music manager Sharon Osbourne. Actor, producer and comedian Nick Cannon returns as host.

Bones‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Season Finale** Record Now

Evil tech genius Christopher Pelant (guest star Andrew Leeds), a suspect in a previous case Brennan and Booth handled, is back in court on appeal. Knowing what he is capable of, Brennan and Booth inform the judge that he is a suspect in two murder cases. Then, Brennan and Booth are called to the scene of a new murder. After determining the victim is Brennan’s friend, who also is linked to Pelant, the Jeffersonian team works to prove he is guilty once and for all.

Gossip Girl‘ (8pm ET on The CW) **Season Finale** Record Now

When Gossip Girl goes after Blair as she’s never done before, Serena admits she may have unintentionally played an important role in Blair’s latest nightmare. Meanwhile, Nate invites Lola (guest star Ella Rae Peck) to move in with him, and Lily must make a big decision about the future of her marriage.

How I Met Your Mother‘ (8:30pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

On Barney’s future wedding day, when his wife is finally revealed, the gang reminisces about the time they encouraged Ted to follow his heart and go after the one that got away, on the second part of the one-hour seventh season finale.

Hart of Dixie‘ (9pm ET on The CW) **Season Finale** Record Now

With an impending storm about to hit Bluebell, George and Lemon prepare for their wedding day. Meanwhile, taking shelter from the storm, Zoe finds herself stranded in a barn with Wade.

The Bachelorette‘ (9:30pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Emily Maynard, the beautiful, sweet, young mom who captured America’s and Brad Womack’s heart on the 15th season of “The Bachelor,” finally thought she had her happy ending. She accepted Brad’s proposal but unfortunately their relationship ended, along with her dream of moving to Austin with her daughter, Ricki, and starting a family. But Emily is ready for her luck to change and to bring her the love she so richly deserves.

Mike & Molly‘ (9:30pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Mike and Molly encounter many speed bumps before they can finally make the trip down the aisle on their wedding day, on the second season finale.

Hawaii Five-0‘ (10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Five-0 is in hot pursuit of a shooter who guns down one of their own, while another team member is forced to choose which of their kidnapped loved ones will live, on the second season finale.

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

he big night is finally here. Tom  and Julia race against time to save the show, while Derek makes a decision that will change the lives of Karen and Ivy forever. Ellis reveals his true colors.

Tuesday May 15:

NCIS‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Terrorism threatens to shake the foundations of the Navy and NCIS, when the team continues to be eluded by the newest member of the NCIS Most Wanted Wall. Meanwhile, Jimmy Palmer’s destination wedding is impacted by the case, on the season finale.

90210‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Naomi shocks everyone when she announces she won’t be able to oversee Max’s (guest star Josh Zuckerman) wedding because she has accepted a job in New York and will be leaving immediately. Teddy (guest star Trevor Donovan) comes back to town and Dixon rushes back from touring to give his relationship with Adrianna another try, then fails to show up at their meeting spot.

NCIS: LA‘ (9pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

Callen and the NCIS: LA team confront their vengeful adversary, the Chameleon, when an undercover case ignites a deadly mind game orchestrated by the criminal mastermind, on a special two-hour season finale.

Private Practice‘ (10pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

When Amelia goes into labor, the Seaside doctors – even those she pushed away — come to her side as she faces the hardest decision of her life. Meanwhile, after Pete finds himself in life-changing trouble, he and Violet realize what they mean to one another, and Addison is faced with a choice.

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

he remaining three contestants are tasked with creating separate showcases consisting of three garments for each of the retailers. The designer that can meet the needs of Macys, H&M and Saks Fifth Avenue will be named America’s first ‘Fashion Star’ and receive a capsule collection in each of the stores.

Wednesday May 16:

Suburgatory‘ (8:30pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Residents of Chatswin go all out in celebration of their moms, leaving a noticeable void for Tessa, while Dalia chooses to go to Israel without Dallas. Meanwhile George and Eden attend the Lerners’ baby shower, and Eden reacts to the endangered animal theme.

Criminal Minds‘ (10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

As the BAU team continues to pursue the bank-robbing serial killers, the team determines that the suspects have a bigger target in the Nation’s capital, and with one of the team still a hostage, they must work quickly to diffuse an explosive situation. Also, wedding bells ring for one of the BAU, and Prentiss ponders her future.

Thursday May 17:

Missing‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the thrilling conclusion to Season One, Becca faces her own inner demons in a way she never has before in a last ditch effort to save her son. Meanwhile, Suspect Zero tries to complete his sale, on the season finale.

30 Rock‘ (8:30pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Determined to prove his marriage has survived Avery’s kidnapping unscathed, Jack asks Liz to officiate their vow renewal. Meanwhile, Criss tries to convince Liz that he’s worth sticking around for. Tracy meets with Cornel West (guest star Cornel West) to discuss his influence as a black celebrity.

Grey’s Anatomy‘ (9pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Faced with a life threatening situation, the doctors must fight to stay alive while trying to save the lives of their peers; Bailey and Ben make a decision regarding their relationship; and Teddy is presented with a tempting offer. Meanwhile, Richard plans a special dinner for the residents, on the season finale.

Person of Interest‘ (9pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

When a psychologist’s number comes up, Reese must protect her from one of her patients while eluding capture by the FBI, who are closing in fast. Meanwhile, Finch receives an unwelcome visit from an old acquaintance, on the first season finale.

The Mentalist‘ (10pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now

After another failed attempt to defeat Red John, Patrick Jane hits rock bottom, finds a lover and shoots one of his own, on the fourth season finale.

Scandal‘ (10pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Quinn finds herself in a tragic and compromising position, Olivia and the team rush to her side; all the while, a reluctant Cyrus must turn to Olivia when Billy Chambers makes an announcement that shakes Fitz’s presidency to its core.

Friday May 18:

Nikita‘ (8pm ET on The CW) **Season Finale** Record Now

Nikita and Michael invade Division in an attempt to capture Percy. Alex and Sean get caught in a deadly gunfire battle with the U.S. Marines and Ryan must convince the President of the United States not to destroy Division until he is sure Nikita and Michael are safely out of the building, but the President is eager to end Percy’s reign.

Grimm‘ (9pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

As Nick delves deeper into his life as a Grimm, a trail of grotesque murders reignites the search for the elusive gold coins. The arrival of a mysterious woman in black (guest star Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio) begins to get in the way of Nick and Hank’s investigation as extra precautions have to be taken to ensure their safety.

Supernatural‘ (9pm ET on The CW) **Season Finale** Record Now

Dean and Sam lrepare for battle with Dick Roman (guest star James Patrick Stuart). Dick’s in the final phase of his plan and the Winchesters must team up with Castiel (guest star Misha Collins), Bobby (guest star Jim Beaver), Meg (guest star Rachel Miner) and Kevin (guest star Osric Chau), the prophet, to stop him.

Sunday May 20:

The Simpsons‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Season Finale** Record Now

Lisa tries to reverse her status as one of the least popular girls in school by ghostwriting positive things about herself on the school blog. When her plan backfires, her social ranking plummets to a new low – until a psychic force tells Lady Gaga (guest-starring as herself) that Lisa needs her help.

The Celebrity Apprentice‘ (9pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

Live from New York City, it’s The Celebrity Apprentice season finale. The finalists scramble to finish in time for their celebrity charity event, and for the first time ever, the two finalists must work together to make sure their variety show goes off without a hitch.

Family Guy‘ (9pm ET on Fox) **Season Finale** Record Now

Continuing a popular show tradition, Brian and Stewie respond to viewer mail. We meet a British version of the Griffins, Quahog is taken over by a famous comedian and we get to see the world from Stewie’s POV. Then, Peter encourages Joe to have a one-night stand with his attractive new partner (Anna Kendrick, “Up in the Air”) in order to even the score with Bonnie (Jennifer Tilly) for her own indiscretions.

Keeping up with the Kardashians‘ (9pm on E!) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In an all-new season the Kardashians continue to share their soaring highs and their crashing lows, with the same candor, strength and humor that have made this close-knit group one of the world’s most widely recognized families. Kim has grown closer to her loving family than she ever was before, Kourtney and Scott are preparing Mason for the arrival of his little sister, Khloé strives to spend time with everyone she loves, and Kylie and Kendall have discovered new ways to step out from the shadows of their older sisters.

Mrs. Eastwood and Company‘ (10pm on E!) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Chronicling the lives of Dina Eastwood, the wife of Oscar-winning film legend Clint Eastwood, and their daughters Francesca (18) and Morgan (15), and the all-male six member vocal group from South Africa managed by Dina, “Overtone,” “Mrs. Eastwood & Company” is an unprecedented look at the surprisingly normal extended and blended family behind one of Hollywood’s most iconic superstars.