What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | June 15, 2012 at 10:22 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'The Newsroom' (HBO)

Monday June 18:

Miss Advised‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Bravo Media premieres ‘Miss Advised,’ a docu-series about three single relationship experts who make a living dispensing dating advice, but struggle to make their own love connections. Partnering with RelativityREAL and Ashley Tisdale’s Blondie Girl Productions, the series follows Julia Allison in Los Angeles, Amy Laurent in New York City and Emily Morse in San Francisco, as they maneuver through the dating world disregarding their own advice. When it comes to falling in love, these experts need to practice what they preach.

The Glass House‘ (10pm ET on ABC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘The Glass House,’ the exciting and interactive real-time reality competition where viewers are in charge of the game, proudly welcomes 14 contestants who will live and compete for a quarter of a million dollars in a totally wired, state-of-the-art house. Not only will they be playing against each other, they will also be playing to win over the viewing audience each week, as contestants are directed by the fans who control every move they make throughout the competition.

Tuesday June 19:

Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp‘ (10pm on Lifetime) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Viewers will get the chance to experience the life of one of America’s most famous young mothers, Bristol Palin, in the all new docuseries, ‘Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp.’ The episodes showcase Bristol’s journey growing into womanhood with her young son, Tripp.

Wednesday June 20:

Baby Daddy‘ (8:30pm on ABC Family) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘Baby Daddy’ follows Ben, a young man in his early 20′s living the life of a bachelor as a bartender in New York City with his buddy Tucker and his brother, a professional hockey player, Danny. Their lives turn upside down when they come home one day to find a baby girl left on his doorstep by an ex-girlfriend.

Inside Men‘ (10pm on BBC America) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘Inside Men’ follows three security depot employees, who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist. Every day they watch as millions of pounds worth of cash is counted, bound and stored in a vault. They see more money than they could ever dream of earning slowly pass them by. That is, until they decide to take it.

The Soul Man‘ (10pm on TV Land) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘The Soul Man’ stars Cedric “The Entertainer” and Niecy Nash and revolves around R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce “The Voice” Ballentine (played by Cedric). Though he’s used to living in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts, he gets “the calling” and decides to relocate to St. Louis with his wife, Lolli (Nash) and his daughter, Lyric (Jazz Raycole), to take over the preaching duties in his father’s church.

School Spirits‘ (10pm on Syfy) **Series Premiere** Record Now

From executive producer Mark Burnett, ‘School Spirits’ travels to schools and universities all across the country to recount the true ghost stories experienced on these academic campuses. The stories will be told in first person narratives through the testimonials of real students, teachers, parents and staff that have encountered the paranormal activity, blended with bone-chilling cinematic reenactments to further bring the haunting experiences to life.

Futurama‘ (10pm on Comedy) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Missing the future? Well don’t worry because the 31st century zaniness continues as Matt Groening and David X. Cohen’s brilliantly subversive animated sci-fi comedy, ‘Futurama,’ returns with 13 all-new half-hour episodes

The Exes‘ (10:30pm on TV Land) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In season one of ‘The Exes,’ Phil and Haskell were shocked to learn that their landlord and divorce attorney, Holly, was forcing a new roommate on them – the clingy and recently-divorced Stuart. In season two, they’re still attempting to adjust to one another’s quirks and annoying habits, but Holly is there to help avert any disasters – or in some cases, cause them.

Thursday June 21:

Wilfred‘ (10:30pm on FX) **Season Premiere** Record Now

‘Wilfred’ is about a young man, Ryan (Elijah Wood), struggling unsuccessfully to make his way in the world until he forms a unique friendship with ‘Wilfred,’ his neighbor’s pet dog. Everyone else sees Wilfred as just a dog, but Ryan sees a crude and somewhat surly, yet irrepressibly brave and honest Australian bloke in a cheap dog suit.

Sunday June 24:

The Newsroom‘ (10pm on HBO) **Series Premiere** Record Now

This new HBO series centers on a cable news anchor (Jeff Daniels), his new executive producer (Emily Mortimer), his newsroom staff (John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Dev Patel, Olivia Munn) and their boss (Sam Waterston). Together they set out on a patriotic and quixotic mission to do the news well in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles and their own personal relationships. Esteemed write Aaron Sorkin created the series and executive produces along with Scott Rudin and Alan Poul.

The Great Escape‘ (10pm on TNT) **Series Premiere** Record Now

This fast-paced, nail-biting competition series drops ordinary people into the middle of their own epic action/adventure movie. Each week, Rich Eisen (NFL Total Access) hosts as teams of competitors try to find their way out of seemingly impossible situations for a chance to take home a cash prize.