City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Mar. 28 to Sunday, Apr. 3
– A straight-edge detective from Hong Kong and an eccentric LAPD detective are forced to work together to investigate the theft of Chinese artifacts on the series premiere of Rush Hour –
– John and Joan reveal a secret they’ve kept for 35 years, and Greg leaves his nine-to-five job to make it big as an entrepreneur on the one-hour season finale of Life in Pieces –
– Jess worries about her application at a new school when she realizes the principal is dating her ex-boyfriend on an all-new episode of New Girl –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for March 28 to April 3. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Mar. 28
The Real O’Neals : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Real Man”
Pat (Jay R. Ferguson) plans a camping trip with Jimmy (Matt Shively), and Kenny (Noah Galvin) tags along to prove he has a rugged side. Later, Eileen (Martha Plimpton) invites Father Phil (guest star Brian Huskey, Neighbors) over to help answer Shannon’s (Bebe Wood) challenging questions about religion.
Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“How to Survive Old Friends”
When Cameron (recurring guest star Adam Hagenbuch), the gang's old friend from college, wants to crash at Cooper's (Jack Cutmore-Scott) apartment, everyone is excited to see him. But after he quickly wears out his welcome, the gang will try anything to get him out.
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Twist and Shout”
The team's mission to recover the remains of marines in Vietnam is compromised when they find themselves in the path of a dangerous tornado.
Tuesday, Mar. 29
New Girl (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Jess's (Zooey Deschanel) application for a job at a new school is jeopardized after she learns the principal (guest star Lucy Punch, Bad Teacher) is dating her ex-boyfriend (recurring guest star David Walton). Meanwhile, Nick (Jake Johnson) gets a cold, so Schmidt (Max Greenfield) goes into quarantine to avoid getting sick before an important presentation.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz) enlists Jake’s (Andy Samberg) help to change Terry's (Terry Crews) opinion on her fast-moving relationship with Adrian Pimento (recurring guest star Jason Mantzoukas). Later, the couple’s love affair is put on hold when Pimento believes someone from his past is trying to kill him.
Thursday, Mar. 31
Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**One Hour Season Finale**
“Cinderella Fantasy Prom Dougie/Crytunes Divorce Tablet Ring”
Tim (Dan Bakkedahl) sports a Cinderella dress in order to bring his alma mater luck during March Madness. Meanwhile, John (James Brolin) and Joan (Dianne Wiest) reveal a secret they've kept for 35 years; and Greg (Colin Hanks) turns to crowd-funding for an invention and quits his job.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“And the Pity Party Bus”
Caroline (Beth Behrs) signs away the rights to her life story so it can be turned into a movie. Meanwhile, Max (Kat Dennings) is heartbroken when Randy (recurring guest star Ed Quinn) breaks up with her via his therapist, Elliot (guest star John Michael Higgins, Yes Man), so Caroline rents a party bus in an attempt to cheer her up.
Rush Hour (s/CBS): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 11 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Based on the hit feature film franchise, Rush Hour is an action comedy about a maverick LAPD detective and a by-the-book detective from Hong Kong who are forced to partner to track down stolen Chinese artifacts. Detective Lee (Jon Foo, Tekken) is a reserved master of martial arts who comes to Los Angeles to avenge the alleged death of his sister. Detective Carter (Justin Hires, 21 Jump Street), on the other hand, is a wise-cracking cop who plays by his own rules. Even as cultures clash and tempers flare, Carter and Lee reluctantly admit that their unlikely pairing makes for a great partnership.
Friday, Apr. 1
Hell’s Kitchen (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“7 Chefs Compete”
With seven chefs remaining, the losers of an ice cream taste-test challenge are tasked with preparing foul-smelling durian fruit. Later, VIP guests for dinner service include actress Meredith Baxter (Family Ties) and Olympic silver medalist Haley Anderson.
Saturday, Apr. 2
Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Detroit vs. Toronto”
Tune in as the Detroit Red Wings face off against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Toronto. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.
Sunday, Apr. 3
Bordertown (s/FOX): 7 p.m. ET, 8 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
Bud's (Hank Azaria) attempt to become wealthier and more successful than Ernesto (Nicholas Gonzalez) results in him unwittingly becoming the inside man for a notorious drug kingpin.
Bob’s Burgers (s/FOX): 7:30 p.m. ET, 8:30 p.m. MT, 6:30 p.m. CT
“House of a 1000 Bounces”
The Belcher kids come to the rescue when the bounce house at Regular Sized Rudy's (Brian Huskey) birthday party malfunctions. Meanwhile, an unexpected guest shows up at the restaurant, forcing Bob (H. Jon Benjamin) to deal with a longstanding phobia.
Little Big Shots (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Karate Kid”
Hosted by Steve Harvey, Little Big Shots showcases young musicians, singers, and dancers in America, and goes toe-to-toe with them in conversations and interviews with hilarious results.
This week’s performances include an incredible fiddler, a math genius, a martial arts master, and a remarkable Motown performer.
Bob’s Burgers (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Stand By Gene”
Gene (Eugene Mirman) leads the Belcher kids and their friends on an expedition to find a mystical creature supposedly living nearby. Back at the restaurant, the downtime sends Linda's (John Roberts) competitive nature into overdrive.
The Last Man on Earth (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Fish in the Dish”
Carol's (Kristen Schaal) desire to have a baby with Phil (Will Forte) resurfaces when she decides it's time to repopulate the world. Meanwhile, Todd's (Mel Rodriguez) juggling act reaches the point of no return.
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