Spartacus, Desperate Housewives, and Treme

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FRIDAY, APRIL 16

8 p.m., CW

Smallville

John Corben (Brian Austin Green) rescues Lois (Erica Durance) from an explosion at a secret lab—and Clark (Tom Welling) is infected with red Kryptonite when he goes to investigate the ruins.

9:30 p.m., HBO

The Life and Times of Tim

Tim finds out about his future on Staten Island when Debbie reads his palm.

Season 1 finale, 10 p.m., STARZ

Spartacus: Blood and Sand

In the Season 1 finale, Spartacus (Andy Whitfield) prepares to seek revenge on Glaber (Craig Parker) with help from an unlikely source.

12:35 a.m., NBC

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy welcomes fellow former SNL-er Tracy Morgan for what is pretty much guaranteed to be a good time.

Also on the airwaves...
Secrets of the Mountain, 8 p.m., NBC
Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution, 9 p.m., ABC
Star Wars: The Clone Wars, 9 p.m., CARTOON
The Ricky Gervais Show, 9 p.m., HBO
Stargate Universe, 9 p.m., Syfy
What Not to Wear, 9 p.m., TLC
Miami Medical, 10 p.m., CBS
The Soup, 10 p.m., E!
Merlin, 10 p.m., Syfy
NHL Hockey Playoffs: Blackhawks v. Predators, Red Wings v. Coyotes

SATURDAY, APRIL 17

11 p.m., FOX

The Wanda Sykes Show

Wanda welcomes Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston and boxer Laila Ali.

Also on the airwaves...
Saturday Night Live, 11:30 p.m., NBC
NBA Basketball Playoffs: No matchups yet.
NHL Hockey Playoffs: Bruins v. Sabres, Canadiens v. Capitals

SUNDAY, APRIL 18

8 & 9 p.m., DSC

Life

The final two episodes of Life focus on plants and primates. You know what that means: baby monkeys!

8 p.m., FOOD

Food Network Challenge

The competitors are challenged to build sc-fi scenes out of sugar. Wonder if someone will make a sugar-cube Captain Mal?

9 p.m., ABC

Desperate Housewives

Bree (Marcia Cross) rethinks Sam's (Sam Page) motives for joining her company, and Danny (Beau Mirchoff) meets his real father Patrick (John Barrowman) without Angie's (Drea de Matteo) knowledge.

10 p.m., HBO

Treme

Antoine (Wendell Pierce) plays a gig on Bourbon Street against his will and Creighton (John Goodman) considers finishing up his novel.

Also on the airwaves...
'Til Death, 7 p.m., FOX
American Country Music Awards, 8 p.m., CBS
The Simpsons, 8 p.m., FOX
Minute To Win It, 8 p.m., NBC
The Celebrity Apprentice, 9 p.m., NBC
Ultimate Recipe Showdown, 9 p.m., FOOD
The Pacific, 9 p.m., HBO
The Tudors, 9 p.m., SHO
American Dad!, 9:30 p.m., FOX
Gene Simmons Family Jewels, 9:30 p.m., A&E;
Brothers and Sisters, 10 p.m., ABC
Kirstie Alley's Big Life, 10 & 10:30 p.m., A&E;
Breaking Bad, 10 p.m., AMC
Chefs vs. City, Season 2 premiere, 10 p.m., FOOD
Hoarding: Buried Alive, 10 p.m., TLC
NBA Basketball Playoffs: No matchups yet.
MLB Baseball: Rays v. Red Sox, Astros v. Cubs, Mets v. Cardinals
NHL Hockey Playoffs: Coyotes v. Red Wings, Penguins v. Senators, Predators v. Blackhawks, Sharks v. Avalanche

What are you watching this weekend?


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