Weekend Picks: Sanctuary, Family Guy, and The Girls Next Door

It's the weekend -- Jesse Metcalfe is back on Desperate Housewives!

Here's what we'll be watching ...


8 p.m., FOX


Snoop Dogg guest-stars as Mike (Michael Strahan) and Chill's (Daryl "Chill" Mitchell) lawyer cousin. What a complex image.

9 p.m., CBS


Tate Donovan is in the director's chair for this episode, as Allison (Patricia Arquette) suspects a hospital employee might be responsible for her ill friend's death.

Season 2 premiere, 10 p.m., Syfy


In part one of the two-part season opener, the group is still searching for Ashley (Emilie Ullerup) -- and they encounter a con artist along the way.

Also on the airwaves ...
Ghost Whisperer, 8 p.m., CBS
Law and Order, 8 p.m., NBC
Smallville, 8 p.m., CW
Star Wars: The Clone Wars, 8 p.m., CARTOON
'Til Death, 8:30 p.m., FOX
Ben 10: Alien Force, 8:30 p.m., CARTOON
Dollhouse, 9 p.m., FOX
Monk, 9 p.m., USA
Stargate Universe, 9 p.m., Syfy
Numb3rs, 10 p.m., CBS
The Soup, 10 p.m., E!
Psych, 10 p.m., USA


Season 6 premiere, 7 p.m., BBC America

The Graham Norton Show

Graham Norton opens his sixth season of awkward celebrity encounters with the Osbournes, Olivia Newton-John and Ricky Gervais.

10 p.m., HBO

I'ma Be Me

Get blunt with Wanda Sykes -- she's serving up another hilarious comedy special.

Also on the airwaves ...
Saturday Night Live, 11:30 p.m., NBC


9 p.m., ABC

Desperate Housewives

Jesse Metcalfe is back! See what happens when Gabrielle (Eva Longoria Parker) and John the gardener reunite after several years apart.

9 p.m., FOX

Family Guy

Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd lend their voices to spies who take over Cleveland's old house.

Season 6 premiere, 10 p.m., E!

The Girls Next Door

Hef's got a few new girlfriends! Meet Crystal Harris and twins Karissa and Kristina Shannon.

Also on the airwaves ...
America's Funniest Home Videos, 7 p.m., ABC
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, 8 p.m., ABC
The Amazing Race, 8 p.m., CBS
The Simpsons, 8 p.m., FOX
Food Network Challenge, 8 p.m., FOOD
The Cleveland Show, 8:30 p.m., FOX
Three Rivers, 9 p.m., CBS
The Next Iron Chef, 9 p.m., FOOD
Curb Your Enthusiasm, 9 p.m., HBO
Dexter, 9 p.m., SHO
American Dad!, 9:30 p.m., FOX
Bored To Death, 9:30 p.m., HBO
Brothers and Sisters, 10 p.m., ABC
Cold Case, 10 p.m., CBS
Mad Men, 10 p.m., AMC
Iron Chef America, 10 p.m., FOOD
Californication, 10 p.m., HBO

What are you watching tonight?

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Oct 09, 2009
Stargate Universe, Dexter, Smallville and Dollhouse
Oct 09, 2009
Friday: Stargate Universe, Sanctuary, Psych. Sunday: Desperate Housewives, Dexter, Cold Case.
Oct 09, 2009
I gave up on Sanctuary last year, but I may give it a shot if I've nothing else to do. Same with Three Rivers on Sunday; it did not impress me in its premiere episode, but I may give it one more shot.
Oct 09, 2009
Ghost Whisperer, Law & Order, Smallville, Dollhouse, Family Guy, The Girls Next Door, Three Rivers, Dexter, Cold Case, Mad Men & Californication


Oct 09, 2009
whats sad is that i might only be watching 6 of these shows if that

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