Leverage, Dexter, and Paul Rudd on Saturday Night Live

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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10

8 p.m., CW

Smallville

Clark (Tom Welling) teams up with Carter Hall (Michael Shanks) and Star Girl (Britt Irvin) to find Lois (Erica Durance), who has been kidnapped. Meanwhile, the Green Arrow (Justin Hartley) is attacked when he tries to stop a mugging. So much for being a Good Samaritan.

Season 1 finale, 9 p.m., FOX

The Good Guys

In the Season 1 finale, Jack (Colin Hanks) and Dan (Bradley Whitford) look into the murder of a mafia informant. Plus, ex-heartthrob Chris Klein and certified badass Gary Cole guest-star.

12:35 a.m., CBS

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Craig welcomes How I Met Your Mother star Neil Patrick Harris.

Also on the airwaves...
Supernanny, 8 p.m., ABC
Supernatural, 9 p.m., CW
Law & Order: UK, 9 p.m., BBC America
What Not to Wear, 9 & 10 p.m., TLC
The Soup, 10 p.m., E!
Sanctuary, 10 p.m., Syfy
NBA Basketball: Lakers v. Bulls, Heat v. Warriors

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 11

11:30 p.m., NBC

Saturday Night Live

It’s a Paul-fest! Dream-boat Paul Rudd hosts and the cutest Beatle, Paul McCartney, performs.

Also on the airwaves...
NBA Basketball: Timberwolves v. Bulls
NCAA Football: Army v. Navy
NCAA Basketball: Alabama v. Providence, Colorado State v. Kansas, Wisconsin v. Marquette, St. Louis v. Duke, Auburn v. Rutgers, UNLV v. Louisville, Tennessee v. Pittsburgh, Indiana v. Kentucky, Washington v. Texas A&M;, Gonzaga v. Notre Dame

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 12

8:30 p.m., FOX

Family Guy

Brian and Stewie travel to the North Pole to teach Santa Claus a lesson about holiday cheer. The episode also features a cameo from Bones & Angel's David Boreanaz as—wait for it—the Aurora Boreanaz.

9 p.m., ABC

Desperate Housewives

Juanita (Madison de la Garza) finds out that her friend Grace is Gaby’s (Eva Longoria) biological daughter, Bree (Marcia Cross) asks Keith (Brian Austin Green) to move in with her, and Lynette (Felicity Huffman) finds out about Tom’s (Doug Savant) past with Renee (Vanessa Williams).

Season 5 finale, 9 p.m., SHO

Dexter

In the Season 5 finale, Dexter (Michael C. Hall) does his best to avoid getting caught in a trap, Debra (Jennifer Carpenter) has trouble separating her emotions from the Barrel Girls case, Quinn (Desmond Harrington) asks for Dexter’s help, and, according to Hall, someone will die. Plus, stay tuned for a preview of Showtime's new comedy Shameless, starring William H. Macy, at 10 p.m.

9 p.m., TNT

Leverage

The team comes to a mall Santa's aid when the mall owner (guest star Dave Foley) frames him for... a crime the promotional clip does not reveal. While there, they run into an old enemy—guest star Wil Wheaton. Merry Christmas, Star Trek fans!

Also on the airwaves...
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, 8 p.m., ABC
The Amazing Race, Season 17 finale, 8 p.m., CBS
The Simpsons, 8 p.m., FOX
Jerseylicious, 8 p.m., STYLE
Undercover Boss, 9 p.m., CBS
Gene Simmons Family Jewels, 9 p.m., A&E;
Sarah Palin’s Alaska, 9 p.m., TLC
Hot in Cleveland Season 2 preview, 9 p.m., TVLand
American Dad!, 9:30 p.m., FOX
Brothers and Sisters, 10 p.m., ABC
CSI: Miami, 10 p.m., CBS
The Hasselhoffs, 10 & 10:30 p.m., A&E;
The Real Housewives of Atlanta, 10 p.m., BRAVO
Kendra, 10 p.m., E!
Iron Chef America, 10 p.m., FOOD
Top Gear, 10 p.m., HIST
Married to Rock, 10:30 p.m., E!
NFL Football: Eagles v. Cowboys
NCAA Basketball: Appalachian State v. Georgetown, Villanova v. LaSalle, South Florida v. Kent State

What are you watching tonight?


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