For the week of April 6-April 12: Premieres. premieres, premieres. Southland, Parks & Recreation, and Harper's Island highlight the debuts this week. Check out clips of all of them on TV.com to see which is worth your while!
What to watch on television:
Wednesday, 9 p.m. ABC
Ben-centric episodes are always pivotal in this show, but listen to the description of this week's airing: To atone for sins of the past, Ben must attempt to summon the smoke monster in order to be judged. Sign us up!
From the producers of The Office comes the latest anticipated NBC comedy, this one starring Amy Poehler and Rashida Jones. NBC needs this to be a hit, but early word is that it may get off to a shaky start. But how can anything with Aziz Ansari not be funny?
In case you didn't see from the millions of promos over the last week, Southland is premiering. The network has high hopes for the gritty Los Angeles cop show, which stars The O.C.'s Benjamin McKenzie in a very different role.
This is what we know about Harper's Island: a lot of people die. This new murder mystery follows a wedding party on a secluded island in the Pacific Northwest in which one guest happens to be a murderer. Someone is expected to die each week, so start taking bets and creating drinking games now!
The season finale of this sci-fi show could also very well be the series finale--we probably won't know for a while if it gets picked up for a third season. Either way, it promises to be explosive and should be considered must-see TV this week.
What to watch on TV.com: