May 19, 2013 in Features

TV Notes: Catch ‘Dancing with the Stars’ finale

Chuck Barney Mcclatchy-Tribune
 
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“ACM Presents: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night” airs tonight.
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Don’t miss

“DANCING WITH THE STARS” – They came. They saw. They busted some moves. Now, the ballroom blitz comes to an end as our remaining hardworking couples finally learn who wins the Season 16 title – and who has to lug that hideous disco-ball trophy home. 8 p.m. Tuesday, ABC.

Other bets

SUNDAY: Tracy Morgan hosts “The 2013 Billboard Awards,” an annual celebration of chart-topping artists. Among those scheduled to perform: Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, and Prince, who will receive an Icon Award. 8 p.m., ABC.

SUNDAY: “All-Star Celebrity Apprentice” wraps up its season tonight and you know what that means: We now have to figure out another way to keep these people off the streets. 9 p.m., NBC.

SUNDAY: “ACM Presents: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night” is a glittery special that has the country star performing with a diverse list of guests, including Nelly, Ne-Yo, Pitbull, John Fogerty, The Band Perry, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum and Taylor Swift. 9 p.m., CBS.

MONDAY: “The Goodwin Games” is a new sitcom about three estranged siblings who learn that they stand to make millions – but only if they can adhere to their late father’s wishes and complete a series of unusual challenges. 8:30 p.m., Fox.

MONDAY: In “American Masters: Mel Brooks: Make a Noise,” the comedy master behind “Blazing Saddles,” “Young Frankenstein” and other classics shares never-before-heard stories about his life and career. 9 p.m., PBS.

TUESDAY: “The Bachelor’s Funniest Moments” is a new special that relives some of the most startling confessions, embarrassing gaffes and not-so-rosy moments of both “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette.” 8 p.m., ABC.

WEDNESDAY: On the two-hour season finale of “Criminal Minds,” The Replicator returns and targets a member of the BAU. That’s not nice at all. 9 p.m., CBS.

WEDNESDAY: Country music superstar Brad Paisley guest stars as himself and performs in the Season 1 finale of “Nashville.” That’s cool, but can Rayna and Deacon (Connie Britton, Charles Esten) continue to make beautiful music together? 10 p.m., ABC.

THURSDAY: Anne Heche returns to series TV in the new sitcom “Save Me.” She plays a suburban housewife who, after a near-death experience, discovers that she has a direct line to God. 8 p.m., NBC.

FRIDAY: Beware of giant slugs. In the first of a two-part series finale of “Merlin,” Morgana and Mordred (Katie McGrath, Alexander Vlahos) use one of the creepy crawlers to rob our hero (Colin Morgan) of his magic. 10 p.m., Syfy.

SATURDAY: The “Ultimate BBQ Cookout Countdown” sounds like a tasty treat. It’s an extensive search for great grilling that includes stops in Alabama, Texas, Connecticut, Tennessee and California. 9 p.m., ABC.


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