Soaps.com’s Primetime Dish
Coming up in Primetime Television.
There’s a lot set to happen in Primetime television during the week of May 6. This week’s Primetime Dish column highlights network finale teasers, a Rihanna special, a band heads to a popular zip code, casting scoops, a FOX actor talks about his death scene, big renewals, and more…
Fall Out Boy performs in the CW’s May 6 9:00 PM episode titled “Scandal Royale.” Monday Episode teasers: Naomi takes the heat to protect Jordan’s sister Elizabeth in order to protect the girl’s reputation. Silver goes to the doctor to get test results. Annie plans a book tour in Paris as a way to get over Liam, and the concert ends in chaos after Adrianna performs.
It’s all about saving the city in the CW’s May 8 8:00 PM episode titled “Darkness On The Edge Of Town.” Wednesday Episode Teasers: Malcolm and seismologist Dr. Brion Markov conclude business. Oliver and Moira are faced with a number of surprises – mostly unwelcomed visitors. Dark secrets are revealed. Roy and Thea continue their search for a hero, and Tommy’s revelation causes Laurel to make a decision.
Beauty And The Beast:
Renewed! The CW has renewed its series. For now… Going out in public is the theme for the May 9 9:00 PM episode titled “Date Night.” Thursday Episode Teasers: Cat and Vincent’s attempt at being a normal couple backfires, and Gabe gives Cat hope that there’s a cure for Vincent.
Renewed! TNT’s Dallas has been renewed for a third season. Find out how many new episodes will be aired. Relive last season by reading our back-to-back Dallas Season Finale Recaps and find out what new alliances were created.
Games Of Thrones:
In HBO’s Sunday May 12 9:00 PM episode titled “The Bear And The Maiden Fair” Daenerys and a slave lord exchange gifts. Sansa worries about her prospects. Shae makes things difficult for Tyrion. The king is counseled by Tywin. Melisandre tells Gendry a secret, and Brienne faces Harrenhal.
Soaps.com covers the goings on at McKinley High. Tune in each Thursday and read our Glee Weekly Recaps, which are posted after the show airs. Visit our Glee Spoilers: All Or Nothing to find out who performs in Thursday’s May 9 9:00 PM episode.
Season finale! Michael Madsen (“The Mob Doctor”) guest stars in the CBS season finale on Tuesday May 14 at 10:00 PM. Clark, while on desk duty, looks into Owen’s cold case. Deputy Mayor Holbrook aims a gun at Clark and Margot. Agnes and her father drive away, and Owen gets a promotion.
View our Grey’s Anatomy Spoilers to find out what’s set to happen in part one of Thursday’s May 9 9:00 PM season finale episode titled “Readiness Is All.” Soaps.com posts Grey’s Anatomy Recaps after the show airs.
Hart Of Dixie:
Season finale and renewal! The CW has renewed its hit series. To end this season… It’s all about new opportunities in the May 7 8:00 PM episode titled “On The Road Again.” Tuesday Finale Teasers: Zoe plans a trip to New York City and is joined by an unexpected companion. Lily helps George with his relationship misfortunes. Wade isn’t very enthusiastic when Lemon needs his help to plan a special concert featuring the band Gloriana, and Lavon asks for help retrieving something that the opposing town’s mayor stole from him.
The network has renewed the following: “Chicago Fire,” “Grimm,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “Parenthood,” and “Revolution.”
Season finale! The CBS finale will air on Tuesday May 14 at 8:00 PM. A federal witch-hunt results from the international manhunt for Eli David’s killer. Gibbs and the team’s unconventional methods are questioned, which threatens their future at the agency.
NCIS: Los Angeles:
Season finale! Then at 9:00 PM CBS will air another season finale on Tuesday May 14. The search for stolen nuclear weapons is reignited after a nuclear explosion in the Pacific. Hetty shuffles the NCIS: LA partnerships, which puts Callen and Kensi overseas and Sam and Deeks stateside.
In the CW's Friday May 10 8:00 PM episode titled "Invisible Hand" Michael questions Nikita's commitment to a life beyond Division's web of deceit. Amanda has new partners who provide her with a terrifying new weapon, and Alex contemplates an intriguing offer.
Tyler Blackburn will bring his "PLL" character Caleb Rivers to the new "Pretty Little Liars" spin-off. Look for Caleb to head to "Ravenswood" during the "PLL" Halloween episode.
Back-To-Back Finale! View our Revenge Spoilers to find out what will change the residents of the Hamptons forever in Sunday's May 12 8:00 PM back-to-back season finale episodes titled "Truth" and read our Revenge Recaps, which are posted Sundays after the show.
Special! On Monday at 8:00 PM FOX will air a special world premiere concert documentary to include a behind-the-scenes look at the singer's concert tour that will hit seven countries in seven days with seven shows to promote her new album, "Unapologetic."
See Dad Run:
Michele Lee ("Knot's Landing") will guest star on the Nick at Nite series, starring Scott Baio, on Sunday May 12 at 8:00 PM. During the Mother's Day episode Lee will play David's (Baio) mom.
Familiar faces return in the CW's May 8 9:00 PM episode titled "Clip Show." Wednesday Episode Teasers: Castiel is reunited with Sam and Dean, where they all stumble upon a possible key to the third trial. Metatron asks for Cass' help, and Crowley pokes into Sam and Dean's past. The episode will repeat on Friday May 10 at 9:00 PM.
The Client List:
In Lifetime's Sunday May 5 10:00 PM episode titled "Save A Horse, Ride A Cowboy" Riley tries to let Kyle back into her life. Selena's ex makes an unexpected appearance - and demand. Kyle asks Dale for help, and Evan gets ready to graduate from the academy.
Interview! Soaps.com sat in on a conference call with Nico Tortorella, who plays Jacob Wells. When asked what it was like to film his death scene the actor shared, "I found out probably a week beforehand and that was the last scene that I got to shoot with Valorie – she's actually calling me right now, which is hysterical. It was intense and dramatic and emotional. It was my goodbye to her. We've had such an incredible season working together. The neck prosthetic piece that I had on my neck was a big, whole ordeal. It took four hours to put that piece on and then it was all rigged up with the blood. It was a lot." The FOX series aired its season finale on Monday April 29.
The CW has ordered its "Vampire Diaries" spin-off straight to series!
The Vampire Diaries:
Caroline tries to distract Elena in the CW's Thursday May 9 8:00 PM episode titled "The Walking Dead." Read our Vampire Diaries Spoilers to hear who suddenly appears and is out for revenge. We'll post the recap after the show airs.
Season finale! On May 10 at 9:00 PM FOX will air the season finale titled "Leviathan." Friday Finale Teasers: Aster Corps continues on their path to the top of the global economy and changes the world forever. Farington endangers Jake and Amelia, and Martin and Trevor race to save them.
Two And A Half Men:
Renewed! CBS has renewed its series for the 2013/2014 season. The show ranked #2 among Primetime comedies.
Renewed! The HBO series has been renewed for a third season, which will consist of ten-episodes scheduled to air in 2014... In Sunday's May 12 10:00 PM episode titled "Helsinki" Selina and her staff worry whether or not she'll be received warmly in Europe. Dan asks for advice on how to charm the press. Mike looks to Jonah for help, and Kent argues over intel.
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- Amy Mistretta