City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Nov. 23 to Sunday, Nov. 29
– The Red Devil crashes Kappa Kappa Tau’s Thanksgiving dinner, this week on Scream Queens –
– GRAMMY Award®-winning artist Alicia Keys and Emmy® Award-winning talk show host Rosie O’Donnell guest star on an all-new episode of Empire –
– Jo unravels dark Xie family secrets during her suspect interrogations on original series Blood and Water, on OMNI Television –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for November 23 to 29. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Nov. 23
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Arrivals and Departures”
When Team Scorpion and Walter's (Elyes Gabel) parents (recurring guest stars Glenn Keogh and Pamela Shafer) visit Megan (Camille Guaty) in the hospital as her health deteriorates, they are quarantined after a deadly fungus outbreak threatens to infect everyone.
Tuesday, Nov. 24
Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Gerald’s 2 Dads”
Jimmy (John Stamos) plans his annual Malibu Thanksgiving, but his plans get derailed when he swings by Sara's (Paget Brewster) house for an obligatory holiday visit and feels threatened by the return of her ex-boyfriend, Bruce (guest star Andy Daly, Adventure Time).
The Grinder (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Giving Thanks, Getting Justice”
After spending several holidays away from the family, Dean (Rob Lowe) is thrilled for his first Thanksgiving celebration in a long time – but his overexcitement brings an unexpected family secret to light. Meanwhile, a series of flashbacks reveal the chain of events that led to Dean's departure from his hit TV drama, The Grinder, and its subsequent cancellation.
Scream Queens (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Chad (Glen Powell) takes Chanel (Emma Roberts) home for a chaotic Thanksgiving, where she meets his brothers, Brad (guest star Chad Michael Murray, One Tree Hill) and Thad (guest star Patrick Schwarzenegger, Grown Ups 2). Meanwhile, as Dean Munsch (Jamie Lee Curtis) gathers the survivors at Kappa House for dinner, the Red Devil returns and takes another victim.
Wednesday, Nov. 25
Empire : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and her sister, Candace (recurring guest star Vivica A. Fox), team up with a former prison mate (guest star Rosie O'Donnell, The View) to rescue their sister, Carol (Tasha Smith). Back at Empire, Jamal (Jussie Smollett) and pop star Skye Summers (guest star Alicia Keys) begin collaborating and soon share a deep connection; and Cookie finds out the truth about Laz (Adam Rodriguez).
Thursday, Nov. 26
Mr. D : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Callaghan's daughter (guest star Debra DiGiovanni, Cute Boy of the Week) is in town visiting, and after seeing her old graduation photo, Gerry ( Gerry Dee) wants take her out on a date.
Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Hospital Namaste Time-Out Boudoir”
Heather (Betsy Brandt), Matt (Thomas Sadoski), and Greg (Colin Hanks) seek Joan’s (Dianne Wiest) help in calming John’s (James Brolin) overboard attempts at being a good dad. Meanwhile, Heather surprises Tim (Dan Bakkedahl) with a sexy anniversary gift; and Sophia (Giselle Eisenberg) enters the pre-teen rebellion years with a vengeance.
Mom (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Sawdust and Brisket”
Christy (Anna Faris) is thrilled when Violet (Sadie Calvano) tells her she wants to spend more time together and improve their relationship. Meanwhile, Bonnie (Allison Janney) tries to make amends with her nemesis in the building, Beverly (guest star Amy Hill, UnREAL).
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“And the Maybe Baby”
The girls run into Caroline's (Beth Behrs) newly engaged ex, “Candy Andy” (Ryan Hansen), and Caroline offers to make his wedding cake. Later, when she sees Andy's seemingly perfect relationship and how he supports his fiancée's career, she wonders if she should have stayed with him.
Friday, Nov. 27
World’s Funniest (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Dogs: Nature’s Clowns”
This week’s panelists – Margaret Cho (Drop Dead Diva), Jeff Dye (Money From Strangers), and Erik Griffin (Workaholics) – analyze videos that have exploded across the Internet and award one with the ultimate “Fail of the Week” title. Terry Crews hosts.
Saturday, Nov. 28
Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“New Jersey Devils vs. Montreal Canadiens”
Tune in as the New Jersey Devils face off against the Montreal Canadiens in Montreal. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.
Hockey Night in Canada : 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Ottawa Senators vs. Arizona Coyotes”
Tune in as the Ottawa Senators face off against the Arizona Coyotes in Arizona. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.
Sunday, Nov. 29
The Mindy Project : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Leo Castellano is My Son”
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) attempts to liven up her maternity leave, which leads to excitement, danger, and a big fight with Danny (Chris Messina). Later, Tamra (Xosha Roquemore) spreads some hot gossip about Jeremy's (Ed Weeks) new girlfriend, Whitney (recurring guest star Cristin Milioti).
Blood and Water
: 10 p.m. ET/PT/MT on OMNI 2, OMNI B.C., OMNI Alberta
**OMNI Television Original Series**
Losing patience with Jo’s (Steph Song) inexperience, Gorski (Peter Outerbridge) presses to take over the investigation as Lieutenant Chu (Russell Yuen) is anxious for answers. To gain control of the investigation, Jo interrogates Charlie’s (Osric Chau) siblings but ends up fracturing the whole Xie family instead. Meanwhile, Teresa (Loretta Yu) fights to keep from relapsing; and Anna (Elfina Luk) revisits an old love and opens old wounds.
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