What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | August 2, 2012 at 6:52 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'Go On' (NBC)

Monday August 6:

Miss Advised‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the first season finale, Amy learns new lessons in a newfound relationship. Elsewhere, Julia breaks her dating rules to woo a math teacher, and Emily’s trip to California wine country with David takes an unexpected course.

Tuesday August 7:

Shipping Wars‘ (9pm on A&E) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Each episode dives into the cutthroat world of heavy-duty movers as they battle for the chance to transport the unshippable. The competition begins with uShip, the world’s largest online marketplace for independent truckers. Every day, thousands of shipments are put up for auction. The battle is fierce as the movers have only minutes to bid, and the lowest bidder gets the load.

Haunted Highway‘ (10pm on Syfy) **Season Finale** Record Now

An Old West ghost town in Idaho is visited for a paranormal probe, and a prairie monster is sought in Montana in the first season finale.

Wednesday August 8:

Dallas‘ (9pm on TNT) **Season Finale** Record Now

A health crisis brings the Ewing family together in the Season 1 finale. Elsewhere, long-buried secrets are exposed, and Elena and Christopher learn harsh truths about the people closest to them.

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

When beautiful Russian doctor Nina Reiser disappears from her home in Oakland, California, the investigation uncovers a tangled web of toxic relationships, thwarted dreams and a custody battle that turned poisonous. What it doesn’t uncover is Nina. Where is she, what happened to her? The DA tries to prosecute her computer-genius husband for her murder, but with minimal evidence and no body, it’s an uphill battle.

Paranormal Witness‘ (10pm on Syfy) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Through gritty, realistic cinematic reenactments, Paranormal Witness recounts the bone-chilling, real-life paranormal experiences of everyday people and allows viewers to experience the terrifying moments for themselves. Actual eyewitnesses share their firsthand accounts of the inexplicable phenomena that forced them to try to make sense of the scariest, most inconceivable events of their lives.

Go On‘ (11:04pm ET on NBC – Time Approximate after Olympics Coverage) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Misery loves company. Unless you’re sportscaster Ryan King (Matthew Perry, ‘Friends’) who thinks misery should just be left alone. After taking some time off, Ryan – who recently lost his wife in a car accident – is now ready to get back to work. And while he seems like his same old charming, cocky self, his boss won’t set him back on the air until he seeks counseling. So, Ryan reluctantly joins a support group with one goal in mind: get in, get out and get back on the radio as quickly as possible.

Thursday August 9:

Totally Biased w. Kamau Bell‘ (11pm on FX) **Series Premiere** Record Now

On Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, Bell will dissect a multitude of topics including politics, pop culture, race, religion, and the media. The series will feature his commentary along with features from other contributors and sketch comedy.

Childrens Hospital‘ (11:59pm on Adult Swim) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Childrens Hospital returns for its fourth season and continues to live up to its reputation as the greatest hospital drama in the history of recorded media. Applauded for its tight stories and medical accuracy, this season reaches new heights: an airborne virus threatens to destroy the hospital and perhaps society, a search for the mysterious PA announcer Sal Viscuso reveals an undercurrent of evil powering the hospital, the origins of Chief’s handicaps are revealed, a beloved regular character dies a couple of times, and Sy gets a dog.

Friday August 10:

Common Law‘ (10pm on USA) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the first season finale, Wes and Travis finally share the story of what landed them in therapy.

Saturday August 11:

NYC 22‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Series Finale** Record Now

Tonya and Lazarus must convince tenants to evacuate their condemned building before the wrecking ball arrives. Meanwhile, Kenny and Ahmad try to find a pickpocket among a group of vendors, and Jackpot and White House patrol a street ball tournament.

Sunday August 12:

Hell on Wheels‘ (9pm on AMC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

The second season of ‘Hell on Wheels’ continues its epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on Cullen Bohannon (Anson Mount), a former Confederate soldier, and his dramatic journey west as he struggles to leave his past behind.

The Glades‘ (9pm on A&E) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the Season 3 finale, a businesswoman is murdered just before she intended to offer an endorsement deal to a young surfer, and Callie’s lack of communication frustrates Jim.

Longmire‘ (10pm on A&E) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the Season 1 finale, a teen is murdered after being acquitted of raping a Cheyenne girl. Elsewhere, Walt is forced to finally confront his wife’s death.

Animal Practice‘ (10:38pm ET on NBC – Time Approximate After Olympics Coverage) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Meet Dr. George Coleman (Justin Kirk, ‘Weeds’), a top-dog New York veterinarian. With an unorthodox style of operating, George’s success comes from his undeniable gift with animals of all kinds. That is, all but the human kind. Dorothy Crane once held the key to George’s heart, but today she also holds the key to the family business as she takes over Crane Animal Hospital. Not only is she George’s new boss, but her romantic history with him and her lack of experience with animals is seriously cramping his style.