What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | January 31, 2013 at 5:33 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'Smash' (NBC)

Monday February 4:

Rules of Engagement‘ (8:30pm ET on CBS) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Liz temporarily moves in with Jeff and Audrey, and quickly irritates Audrey when she takes Jeff’s side on everything. Meanwhile, Adam and Timmy team up to beat the rest of the company at ping pong, on the seventh season premiere.

Monday Mornings‘ (10pm on TNT) **Series Premiere** Record Now

This powerful new series comes to TNT from award-winning producer David E. Kelley and practicing neurosurgeon and CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta, M.D., on whose book the series is based. Set at the fictional Chelsea General Hospital in Portland, Ore., Monday Mornings follows the lives of doctors as they push the limits of their abilities and confront their personal and professional failings.

Tuesday February 5:

Smash‘ (9pm ET on NBC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Back from a successful run in Boston, Eileen, Julia and Tom are blindsided by both personal and professional obstacles as they seek to take “Bombshell” to Broadway. Karen consults her new mentor, Broadway star Veronica “Ronnie” Moore (guest star Jennifer Hudson), as she finds herself on the brink of fame, but her success may come at cost to Ivy. A new talent (Jeremy Jordan) is discovered in an unexpected place.

Emily Owens, M.D.‘ (9pm ET on The CW) **Series Finale** Record Now
Emily’s decision about starting a relationship with Micah becomes even more complicated when Will (Justin Hartley) hears about it and begins to feel jealous. Emily and Tyra treat an unruly woman, but after learning of her home hoarding situation, Emily wonders if the woman’s personality changes may be caused by her many cats.

Thursday February 7:

Community‘ (8pm ET on NBC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

The Study Group returns from summer break ready to tackle their fourth year of Community College. Jeff is particularly focused on graduating and is just a few credits away. When there is a mix-up with a history class registration, Dean Pelton institutes an elaborate physical competition for class space. Meanwhile, Britta helps Abed deal with the anxiety he is experiencing over the thought of the study group graduating and breaking up.

Brand X with Russell Brand‘ (11:30pm on FX) **Season Premiere** Record Now

BrandX with Russell Brand is a classic talk show subverted as only the British comic can do. Brand aims his unique, rollicking skillset at the traditional monologue, celebrity interviews, and audience segments.

Friday February 8:

The Job‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Series Premiere** Record Now

The series premiere of thhis new reality competition series opens with five candidates vying for an assistant manager position with the Palm Restaurant Group. The fine-dining steakhouse has been owned and operated by members of the Bozzi and Ganzi families for 87 years and has 25 locations across the continental United States, as well as international outposts in Mexico City and London.

Touch‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Season Premiere** Record Now

Season 2 picks up right where Season One left off – with Kiefer Sutherland’s character, MA, on the run with his son, Jake. Martin is determined to keep Jake safe from those who want to exploit his supernatural abilities, but Jake is on a mission of his own – to find the elusive Amelia (Saxon Sharbino). When Jake leads Martin to Los Angeles and to Amelia’s mother, Lucy Robbins (Maria Bello), these three form an ad hoc family, searching for the girl who may be the key to understanding Jake’s abilities.

Sunday February 10:

The Walking Dead‘ (9pm on AMC) **Winter Premiere** Record Now

The final eight seasons of this AMC smash hit start with Daryl and Merle facing a life-or-death situation in Woodbury.

Shahs of Sunset‘ (9pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Record Now

In the second-season finale, Mike sets out to break news to his parents about his flame.