23 April 2024
Entertainment Television

What’s on TV This Week: the Oscars and the State of the Union

For TV viewers like me who nonetheless haven’t lower the wire, here’s a collection of cable and community reveals, films and specials broadcasting Monday by way of Sunday, March 4-10. Particulars and occasions are topic to alter.

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE 9 p.m. on Fox. This dance competitors present is again for its 18th season, with a twist. This 12 months, it’s not nearly performing choreography (like the dance that lives rent-free in my head) however about establishing contestants for careers in dance. Along with their typical classes, they are going to full challenges that put together them for dancing in a music video, acting at a soccer halftime present or starring on Broadway. Jojo Siwa, Allison Holker and Maksim Chmerkovskiy return as judges.

ALERT: MISSING PERSONS UNIT 9 p.m. on Fox. Procedural dramas are like actuality reveals — there’s a seemingly infinite number of niches, and I can’t get sufficient. Should you’ve already cycled by way of “Legislation & Order,” “NCIS,” “Chicago P.D.,” then you can begin this new collection. Set on the Philadelphia Police Division’s Lacking Individuals Unit, and offered within the model of “Felony Minds,” every episode follows the group because it investigates a disappearance by way of a whole story arc.

REVOLUTION ON CANVAS 9 p.m. on HBO. Nikzad Nodjoumi, often known as “Nicky,” was exiled from Iran due to his artwork criticizing the federal government there. Now his daughter, Sara Nodjoumi, has directed and produced a documentary that investigates the disappearance of a whole lot of her father’s work that had been deemed treasonous and goals to find them.

DECISION 2024: SUPER TUESDAY 10 p.m. on NBC. And similar to that, one other 4 years have handed, and it’s once more Tremendous Tuesday. Sixteen states maintain their primaries on at the present time, because the election course of strikes one large step nearer to cementing the key events’ nominees. NBC is internet hosting a panel of journalists and specialists to interrupt down the outcomes stay and supply evaluation.

THE CHALLENGE 8 p.m. on MTV. There’s one thing thrilling about an all-stars version. And fortunate for me, to fight the put up “Love Island: All Stars” blues, this long-running, bodily fierce actuality present is gathering a gaggle of veteran members in Cape City to compete for a $300,000 grand prize.

ERIKA JAYNE: BET IT ALL ON BLONDE 9 p.m. on Bravo. Erika Jayne first made a reputation for herself on “The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills.” And like Ariana Madix — who took her Scandoval momentum to Broadway, and is presently starring in “Chicago” — Jayne introduced her abilities to Las Vegas for a residency within the fall. And since the execs at Bravo seemingly by no means sleep, cameras adopted her as she ready for this new problem, which followers can now view as a two-hour documentary.

STATE OF THE UNION 9 p.m. on varied networks. President Biden offers his third State of the Union deal with this week, which ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and PBS are airing stay. His speech will possible spotlight present international and home points, comparable to funding for Ukraine and Israel; he additionally would possibly talk about immigration.

HIGHTOWN 9 p.m. on Starz. After three seasons of following the Massachusetts State Trooper Jackie Quiñones as she investigates drug-related crimes and the murders of intercourse staff, all whereas making an attempt to remain sober, this present is wrapping up for good.

BELOW DECK MARATHON beginning at 8 a.m. on Bravo. The unique present on this franchise is now at Season 11, however if you’re nostalgic for some Captain Lee and Kate Chastain banter, catch this early-seasons marathon on Bravo. You can begin brilliant and early with the primary episode of Season 2, ending your day with the finale of Season 3. Watching all of the stews meticulously make beds (don’t neglect the hospital corners!) and scrub the bogs would possibly truly be an inspiration.

THE OSCARS 7 p.m. on ABC. It has been a whirlwind of an awards season (see our protection on the Golden Globes, Emmys, Grammys and SAG-AFTRA Awards), main as much as the movie honors with the very best stakes. “Oppenheimer” is up for 13 nominations, and “Barbie” has eight. “Poor Issues,” “The Holdovers” and “American Fiction” are different huge titles of the night time.