What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

by | March 16, 2013 at 2:33 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

'Bottom Feeders' (Outdoor Channel)

Monday March 18:

The Biggest Loser‘ (8pm ET on NBC) **Season Finale** Record Now

In this must-see, exciting live finale, the contestants from this season return for a special reunion and a chance to weigh in one last time – and show America how much weight they’ve all lost since beginning their weight-loss journeys. Kid participants Biingo, Lindsay and Sunny will also return to show off their inspiring transformations.

Dancing with the Stars‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now

‘Dancing with the Stars’ is back with an all-new cast of fresh faces hitting the dance floor. This season features two new dance styles, contemporary and jazz; three new professional dance partners — Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess & Gleb Savchenko; and notable theme shows. Contestants include Bachelor Sean Lowe, Dorothy Hamill and Andy Dick.

Secret Life of the American Teenager‘ (8pm on ABC Family) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In the season premiere, Amy and Ricky continue planning their wedding, so Amy buys her dress – at a thrift store. The dress is a little worse for wear – but only Amy sees the potential to make it great. Meanwhile, Ricky is upset about the dress and Adrian thinks the dress reflects her feelings about getting married.

Bates Motel‘ (10pm on A&E) **Series Premiere** Record Now

‘Bates Motel’ is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film ‘Psycho,’ and promises to give viewers an intimate portrayal of how Norman Bates’ psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans will have access to the dark, twisted backstory of Norman Bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is. The series stars Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga (‘Up in the Air,’ ‘The Departed’), Freddie Highmore (‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,’), Max Thieriot (‘Disconnect’) and Olivia Cooke (‘Blackout’).

Tuesday March 19:

Pretty Little Liars‘ (8pm on ABC Family) **Season Finale** Record Now

Spencer is back home and presenting a good front, but Aria, Hanna and Emily are not so sure their friend is fully back after seeing how fragile she was just a day or so before. Unfortunately the girls don’t have much time to ponder Spencer’s health as shocking revelations are brought to the forefront. With so much happening and new information being uncovered, will the Liars be ready for what is waiting for them?

Splash‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Series Premiere** Record Now

After weeks of training with professional divers and being mentored by the world’s most decorated and medaled diving legend, Greg Louganis, five of the ten celebrity contestants will face their fears as they flip, twist and spin into the depths of the pool below. The two with the lowest scores will go head to head in a dive-off to determine who will be the first contestant sent home, on the series premiere of ‘Splash.’

Wednesday March 20:

Elite Tactical Unit: S.W.A.T.‘ (9pm on Outdoor Channel) **Season Finale** Record Now

This character-driven, adrenaline-fueled reality show features the fierce competition between active-duty S.W.A.T. officers who are put into realistic missions that are both mentally rigorous and physically dangerous

Thursday March 21:

American Bible Challenge‘ (9pm on GSN) **Season Premiere** Record Now

In addition to the diverse group of new contestant teams, which includes the Rockin’ Rabbis, Christian Wrestling Federation, Redeemed Rednecks and Sisters of Mary, the second season of The American Bible Challenge will feature Grammy winner and multi-platinum-selling musician and producer Kirk Franklin joining as musical co-host.

Bottom Feeders‘ (11pm on Outdoor Channel) **Season Finale** Record Now

This can’t miss series follows the lives and struggles of three teams of commercial fisherman as they battle Mother Nature, and each other, to bring in “the big haul” and put food on the family table.

Friday March 22:

Last Man Standing‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now

onathan Taylor Thomas makes a special guest star appearance when he reunites with Tim Allen, his dad from ‘Home Improvement.’ When the less-than-studious Mandy gets accepted to not one but two colleges, Kristin realizes it’s time to reevaluate where she is in her life.

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

eba’s family secretly makes an online date on her behalf, but her first meeting with Brad (guest star Stacy Keach) doesn’t exactly go as planned. Nonetheless, Reba finds herself appreciating the experience and admits that she might finally be ready to tackle the dating scene.

Sunday March 24:

Married to Medicine‘ (9pm on Bravo) **Series Premiere** Record Now

This new docu-series follows the lives of six of Atlanta’s most dynamic and successful women, including doctors and wives of doctors, as they juggle bustling careers, family, and social calendars. From baby deliveries to some of Atlanta’s largest charities, these women are united by medicine, but often struggle to maintain friendships in the face of their world’s rigid hierarchy.