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'The Middle' gets a little closer to its finale

By Kevin McDonough Hey, it's May! Time was, May was a pretty big deal in the TV universe, the month when shows wrapped up their seasons, and networks offered big movies, miniseries and events in the programming razzle-dazzle known as sweeps. … more

Are some TV comedies becoming too serious?

By Kevin McDonough "The Big Bang Theory" (8 p.m., CBS, TV-PG) wraps up its 11th season in a traditional fashion: a wedding episode. Look for guest stars Kathy Bates, Mark Hamill and the magician Teller to arrive on Sheldon and Amy's big … more

Need to make a new cooking show stand out? Add weed

By Kevin McDonough As comfortable as an old slipper, "The Great British Baking Show" (9 p.m., PBS, TV-PG, check local listings) returns. PBS is importing the fifth season, which first aired in 2014 and has not yet been seen in the United States. … more

Murder, money, a World Cup tale and 'Ridiculous Cakes'

By Kevin McDonough TV's bottomless appetite for true crime series is about to get some Southern cooking. "ATL Homicide" (10 p.m., TV One) offers hourlong looks at real murder cases from the Georgia … more

'Phenoms' brings world soccer stars to network TV

By Kevin McDonough Are American TV viewers ready to embrace soccer? Or football, as it is called around the world? Fox certainly hopes so. It dedicates five hours over the next three Friday evenings to "Phenoms" (8 p.m. and 9 p.m.), profiling the … more

Are you a true crime fanatic? 'Last Defense' is for you

By Kevin McDonough True crime buffs are in luck. If you've already binged on Netflix's revival of "The Staircase," check out "The Last Defense" (10 p.m., ABC). Produced by Viola Davis ("How to Get Away With Murder) and Julius Tennon, the … more

'Love Means Zero' profiles legendary tennis coach

By Kevin McDonough Remember Nick Bollettieri? After watching the new documentary "Love Means Zero" (9 p.m. Saturday, Showtime), you'll find him hard to forget. For decades, Bollettieri ran a sports academy in Southern Florida where young … more

'A Dangerous Son' follows three families' heartache

By Kevin McDonough Give HBO credit for airing difficult documentaries. Few subjects inspire pity and fear like mental illness in a family member. "A Dangerous Son" (8 p.m., TV-14) follows three … more

Memorial Day salute to McCain

By Kevin McDonoughProfile, tribute and premature obituary, "John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls" (8 p.m., HBO, TV-14) documents the six-term Arizona senator's life and career as well as his more … more

Ramsay rescues restaurants (on a deadline)

By Kevin McDonough Don't mess with success. That seems to be the strategy of network reality series. But how do you define success? "Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell and Back" (9 p.m., Fox, TV-14) offers a few new elements to his … more

Tiffany Haddish hosts MTV Awards; 'The Proposal' premieres

By Kevin McDonough Comedian of the moment Tiffany Haddish hosts the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards (9 p.m., MTV, CMT, Comedy Central, MTV2, TVLand, VH1). "Black Panther" leads all movies with seven … more

Marlee Matlin joins cast of returning 'Quantico'

By Kevin McDonough "Quantico" (10 p.m., ABC, TV-PG) returns after nearly a year. Have fans been eagerly awaiting its return? Even after the departure of "Scandal," ABC is still awash in conspiracy-laden dramas. Both "Quantico" and "Designated … more

Tonight's TV options include several patriotic choices

By Kevin McDonough When did patriotism become an oldies act? Like anything or anyone who has been around for nearly 40 years, the annual "A Capitol Fourth" (8 p.m., PBS, TV-G, check local listings) patriotic fireworks and concert celebration has … more

'Battle of the Sexes' recalls King-Riggs tennis match

By Kevin McDonough Sometimes a really good story is not enough to find an audience. HBO premieres the 2017 period piece "Battle of the Sexes" (8 p.m. Saturday). Based on true and very publicized events, it stars Emma Stone as American tennis star … more

'Bizarre Foods' returns with more strange meals

By Kevin McDonough Ready for tomorrow's barbecue? How about squirrel and pond frogs? Andrew Zimmern returns to host "Bizarre Foods" (9 p.m., Travel, TV-PG), now entering its 20th season. Over seven episodes, he will chow down on deer haggis in … more

USA, Syfy both offer nonstop 'Harry Potter' weekend

By Kevin McDonough Ready for a "Harry Potter Wizarding Weekend"? All eight films adapted from the novels will air on both USA and Syfy over the next three days and nights, beginning with the 2001 adventure "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" … more

New documentaries on a juror's misgivings, Robin Williams

By Kevin McDonough Tired of the same old "true crime" series? "POV" presents the 2017 documentary "Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2" (10 p.m., PBS, TV-PG, check local listings). A tale of conscience and … more

Does 'Trial & Error' need Chenoweth's effervescence?

By Kevin McDonough Kristin Chenoweth joins the cast for the second season of "Trial & Error" (9 p.m., and 9:30 p.m., NBC, TV-14). "Error" is a broad parody of true crime documentaries like … more

Viewers are offered the old song and dance routine

By Kevin McDonough Networks wrap up their seasons in full singing and dancing mode — and, not to mention, beauty pageants. A winner emerges from a season of "Dancing With the Stars" (8 p.m., … more

J.K. Rowling detective series arrives on Cinemax

By Kevin McDonough Cinemax imports the British detective miniseries "C.B. Strike" (10 p.m., TV-MA), based on a series of crime novels by Robert Galbraith. Who is he? In a move right out of "Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition," best-selling … more
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