City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Apr. 25 to Sunday, May. 1
–The team races against the clock to save Toby’s life after he’s kidnapped by an ex-team member on the season finale of Scorpion –
– Schmidt and Cece find themselves in hot water during a Vegas bachelor bash and a low-key bachelorette party, respectively, on two all-new episodes of New Girl –
– The final two contestants go head-to-head for the $250,000 dollar grand prize and a head chef position at Bally’s Las Vegas on the season finale Hell’s Kitchen –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for April 25 to May 1. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Apr. 25
Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Weekend with Birdie”
Mike (Billy Gardell) brings home a stray puppy for the weekend, but Molly (Melissa McCarthy) has difficulty warming up to it.
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Toby or Not Toby”
The team must outthink their unstable ex-Scorpion member, Mark Collins (recurring guest star Joshua Leonard), after he kidnaps Toby (Eddie Kaye Thomas) and threatens to kill him if his demands aren’t met.
Tuesday, Apr. 26
The Real O’Neals : 7:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 6:30 p.m. CT
“The Real Wedding”
Kenny (Noah Galvin) lands the lead role in the school play, acting opposite his ex-girlfriend. The uncomfortable situation gets worse when Eileen (Martha Plimpton) grows too enthusiastic about the wedding scene. Meanwhile, Pat (Jay R. Ferguson) and Jimmy (Matt Shively) have trouble talking to their new crushes.
New Girl (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
After being emasculated in front of Cece (Hannah Simone), Schmidt (Max Greenfield) insists on a manly bachelor party weekend in Vegas. In an unlikely turn of events, the guys end up at a desert biker bar where Schmidt is forced to put his newfound bravado to the test.
Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Jimmy’s 50th, Again”
When Jimmy (John Stamos) has trouble admitting that he's 51, he throws himself a second 50th birthday party. The party triggers flashbacks to where he was a year ago, showing him what a difference his family has made.
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“A Chill Day In”
Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Cece's (Hannah Simone) low-key bachelorette plans go up in smoke when they destroy a wedding gift from Schmidt's mom and must figure out how to replace it.
Wednesday, Apr. 27
The Middle (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Frankie (Patricia Heaton) is excited to relax on her new backyard lanai, but peace and serenity become hard to come by when new neighbours, with three screaming kids, move in next door. Meanwhile, Axl (Charlie McDermott) and Hutch (Alphonso McAuley) open up a grilled cheese food truck out of their Winnebago.
Black-ish (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Johnson Show”
When news spreads that Stevens & Lido is going through layoffs, Dre (Anthony Anderson) panics that his family’s reputation will be tarnished if he loses his job. Meanwhile, Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) is put in charge of the school auction and refuses to ask the other moms for help.
Thursday, Apr 28
The Mindy Project : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Mindy Lahiri is DTF”
In search of a no-strings-attached hookup, Mindy experiments with online dating. After a series of embarrassing encounters, she steps up and asks for what
she really wants – and Jody accidentally invites everyone.
Mom (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“A Catheter and a Dipsy-Doodle”
Despite being extremely ill, Christy (Anna Faris) insists on taking her final exams. Later, Bonnie (Allison Janney) is furious when she suspects that her boyfriend Adam (recurring guest star William Fichtner) is cheating on her.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“And the Partnership Hits the Fan“
Randy (recurring guest star Ed Quinn) invites Max (Kat Dennings) to a business dinner at a hip new restaurant, and the eclectic cuisine does not sit well with Max.
Rush Hour (s/CBS): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Assault on Precinct 7”
When Lee’s (Jon Foo) sister, Kim (recurring guest star Jessika Van), risks her life to tip him off about the Quantou gang trafficking women into Los Angeles, Lee leaves Carter (Justin Hires) in the dark while he gathers inside information about the gang’s plans.
Friday, Apr. 29
Hell’s Kitchen (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
The two finalists pit against each other in a five-course cook-off, with the winner getting first choice in teammates for the final dinner service. In the end, a winner is awarded $250,000 and a head chef position at BLT Steak at Bally's Las Vegas.
Sunday, May. 1
Little Big Shots (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Idiom of Love”
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. Packed with more talented kids than ever in one show, this entertaining episode features a 7-year-old theater critic, a pool prodigy, and an 11-year-old girl who is the youngest dancer on Janet Jackson’s tour.
World’s Funniest : 7 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Animals: Nature’s Biggest Jerks”
Panelists Mary Lynn Rajskub (24), Brooks Whelan (Saturday Night Live), and Erik Griffin (Workaholics) analyze videos that have gone viral and award one with the ultimate “Fail of the Week” title. Terry Crews hosts.
World’s Funniest : 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Panelists April Richardson (Chelsea Lately), Loni Love (The Real), and Julian McCullough (Nip/Tuck) analyze videos that have gone viral and award one with the ultimate “Fail of the Week” title. Terry Crews hosts.
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