What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | December 15, 2012 at 10:22 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'The Voice' (NBC)

Monday December 17:

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

The series finale begins with the stars and executive producers bidding farewell to the Upper East Side in a look back at the show’s many unforgettable moments. Then, in a fashionable farewell to remember, our favorite Upper East Siders join forces for one last soiree, and the shocking identity of Gossip Girl is finally revealed.

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

A nine-year veteran of the police force and foster mother to over 30 children, Devonda Friday and husband James didn’t think twice when they got a call to provide temporary care to a boy being transferred to a group home. They had no idea this call would change their lives. The teenage boy showed them a video of his siblings, begging them to help keep the five of them together.

1600 Penn‘ (9:30pm ET on NBC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

Following a public mishap, Skip (Josh Gad), the First Son of President Gilchrist (Bill Pullman), is ushered back to the White House so he can be kept under careful watch. Meanwhile, Dale attempts to keep a cool atmosphere when South American leaders visit to discuss a trade agreement. Elsewhere, Emily (Jenna Elfman) tries to make peace with her stepdaughter Becca (Martha MacIsaac), who has a surprise in store for everybody.

Tuesday December 18:

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

It’s Christmas time and Tony DiNozzo can’t decide if he’ll be naughty or nice when his dad, Anthony DiNozzo, Sr., comes to town for a visit. Meanwhile, the NCIS team is “following the money” in order to solve a murder investigation, and Abby is bursting with excitement over all the holiday festivities.

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

It’s the season finale of “The Voice” where host Carson Daly will reveal who America has chosen to be the winner. Will it be Cassadee Pope, Nicholas David or Terry McDermott?

Wednesday December 19:

Black Gold‘ (10pm on TruTV) **Season Premiere** Record Now

‘Black Gold’ follows roughneck crews in the oil fields of Texas as they struggle against the elements, equipment and each other to bring in the next big gusher. When it comes to drilling for oil, there is no room for error as crews must work through conflicts, handle dangerous equipment and balance the sometimes-overwhelming demands of their jobs and their families.

Chicago Fire‘ (10pm ET on NBC) **Fall Finale** Record Now

After putting out a kitchen fire in an upscale townhouse, Casey, Herrmann (David Eigenberg), Mouch, Cruz, Otis and Mills find themselves accused of stealing a $50,000 diamond necklace from the home, touching off an internal investigation. Cruz’s brother Leon (guest star Jeff Lima) is caught in the middle of an escalating gang war, leaving Cruz to make a desperate choice to save him.

Thursday December 20:

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

Find out who will walk away with a $5 million recording contract with Syco/Sony Music as hosts Khloé Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez reveal the winner. Will it be Carly Rose Sonenclar, Tate Stevens or Fifth Harmony?

Burn Notice‘ (9pm on USA) **Season Finale** Record Now

Sam is shot and Jesse is captured during an ambush of the gang’s escape attempt in the two-hour sixth season finale.

Beyond Scared Straight‘ (10pm on A&E) **Season Premiere** Record Now

For the first time in the series, a desperate mother travels 1,200 miles from Texas to South Carolina with her three violent, out-of-control daughters so they can participate in the nation’s only all-night jail program.

Jersey Shore‘ (10pm on MTV) **Series Finale** Record Now

The roommates’ last summer in Seaside Heights comes to a close in the series finale. Say a final farewell to Snooki, The Situation, Pauly D and all your favorites.