Soaps.com’s Primetime Dish
Portrait of Love (Hallmark Channel)
Coming up in primetime television.
Soaps.com has a new gig for “The Vampire Diaries” Ian Somerhalder for the week of March 9 as well as a former soap opera star in a Hallmark movie, big series returns, teasers, casting and more in our latest Primetime Dish column…
On Wednesday March 11 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its February 4 episode titled “Uprising.” The episode will also repeat on Wednesday March 11 at 8:00 PM.
Renewed! ABC Family has green-lighted its comedy for season five. Tune in for the remaining episodes of season four Wednesdays at 8:30 PM.
Ricardo Chavira (“Bad Teacher”) will guest-star on the ABC series as Congressman Alex Lopez. Look for him toward the end of the month in episode eighteen and tune in Mondays at 10:00 PM.
— Ricardo Chavira (@RicardoAChavira) February 21, 2015
On TBS’ Tuesday March 10 episode titled “Yer so bad,” Jules gets more than she expected when inviting Chick and his new girlfriend to dinner. Ellie and Andy team up to uncover the identity of Tom’s celebrity patient, and Laurie and Travis work to catch a cupcake thief.
Susan Lucci (“All My Children’s” ex-Erica Kane) posted on her Instagram to alert fans that she’s back filming for season three of the Lifetime series. Stay tuned for the premiere date.
Season premiere! Season two of the CBS series returns on Wednesday July 1 at 10:00 PM.
In FOX’s Friday March 13 8:00 PM episode titled “We Built This Glee Club,” New Directions and the Warblers face off at sectionals. Rachel is forced to pick between doing another Broadway show with her former flame Jesse St. James or returning to NYADA.
In the Hallmark Channel’s Saturday March 14 8:00 PM episode titled “Do the Right Thing,” the Middleton police attempt to track down a frightened Ashley. Cassie realizes how to change Ashley’s direction and knows where to find her. Ryan’s ex-fiancée shows up at the Heritage Ball and a confrontation puts Cassie smack dab in the middle of an unexpected lie.
Read our Grey’s Anatomy Spoilers to find out who’s trapped during an earthquake in ABC’s Thursday March 12 8:00 PM episode titled “I Feel the Earth Move.” Don’t forget to tune in for tonight’s Amelia-centric episode and remember Soaps.com posts recaps after each episode airs.
EW has learned that Zachary Quinto (“The Slap”) will guest star in season three of the NBC psychological thriller as Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier’s (Gillian Anderson) patient. Stay tuned for the summer premiere date.
Hart of Dixie:
On Friday March 13 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its January 30 episode titled “Red Dye #40.”
Jane the Virgin:
There are many expectations in the CW's March 9 9:00 PM episode titled "Chapter Fifteen." Monday episode teasers: Jane and Rafael revisit moving in together after receiving news about their baby's health. Jane and Xo experience unexpected friction with Rafael and Rogelio after receiving advice from Alba. Petra gains an unexpected ally, and Jane is determined to get her own book into the hands of Michael's favorite literary idol.
Masters of Sex:
TVLine has learned that Allison Janney will return to the Showtime series during season three as Margaret Scully, a role she's played on and off since 2013. The actress will appear in at least three episodes when the new season kicks off this summer.
Orange is the new Black:
Return date! Season three of the Netflix series will premiere on Friday June 12.
The BBC series returns with season three on Saturday April 18 at 9:00 PM. Watch a sneak peek of what's ahead in the Canadian science fiction series, starring "As the World Turns" (ex-Chris Hughes) and "Passions" (ex-dream guy) alum Dylan Bruce as Paul Dierden, Tatiana Maslany as Sarah Manning/Cosima Niehaus/Alison Hendrix and Jordan Gavaris as Felix.
Portrait of Love:
Soap alum sighting! "One Life to Live" fans don't want to miss (ex-Jessica) Bree Williamson in Portrait of Love, premiering on the Hallmark Channel on Saturday March 14 at 9:00 PM
Pretty Little Liars:
Read Soaps.com's Pretty Little Liars Spoilers to find out what's discovered in ABC Family's Tuesday March 10 8:00 PM episode titled "The Melody Lingers on."
It's all about bold propositions in the CW's March 12 9:00 PM episode titled "Tasting Revenge." Thursday episode teasers: Francis makes a shocking move when King Antoine threatens to speak of Mary and Condé's evolving relationship. Kenna's scheming puts her marriage to Bash at risk, and Leith uncovers Greer's unsavory new career path.
Read Soaps.com's Revenge Spoilers to find out who gets invited to a big Fourth of July party in ABC's Sunday March 15 10:00 PM episode titled "Retaliation."
In ABC's Thursday March 12 9:00 PM episode titled "The Testimony of Diego Muñoz," a surprise visitor reveals insider information about B613, leaving David Rosen caught off guard, and the White House and Pope & Associates are at risk of being destroyed.
On Tuesday March 10 at 9:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its February 10 episode titled "Halt and Catch Fire."
Season finale! In part two of the CW's Wednesday March 11 9:00 PM episode titled "Blood Must Have Blood," Jaha shocks Murphy as they continue on their journey to the City of Light. An unexpected source provides help for Clarke. Octavia is surprised by a visitor. Lincoln carries out his revenge. Cage presses ahead with his mission at Mount Weather, and Bellamy and the group work together to break free.
On Tuesday March 10 at 8:00 PM the CW will air a repeat of its February 3 episode titled "Crazy for you."
Read The Originals Spoilers to find out who learns about someone's checkered past, who has a confrontation with Freya and more in the CW's Monday March 9 8:00 PM episode titled "They all Asked for you." Watch a sneak peek from the episode where Hayley asks Jackson why he's appeared a million miles away since their wedding.
The Vampire Diaries:
Directorial debut! Read our The Vampire Diaries Spoilers to learn who finds out devastating news about a family member, who gives an ultimatum and more in the CW's Thursday March 12 8:00 PM episode titled "The Downward Spiral," which Ian Somerhalder (Damon) directs.
Watch this video with Paul Wesley (Stefan) as he answers various questions and admits the last person he hugged was, "Sadly, Ian Somerhalder [Damon]."
The Walking Dead:
In AMC's Sunday March 8 9:00 PM episode titled "Forget," Rick and his followers take note of their new surroundings.
TV's Hottest Commercials Countdown:
If you missed the Tuesday February 24 special, hosted by Ivonne Coll ("Jane the Virgin") and Kevin Frazier ("Entertainment Tonight"), the CW will give viewers another chance to count down the sexiest commercials from around the world on Friday March 13 at 9:00 PM.
Under the Dome:
Two-hour premiere! The CBS series returns with season three on a new night on Thursday June 25 at 9:00 PM. Mike Vogel (Dale 'Barbie') and Rachelle Lefevre (Julia) star.
Header Photo Credit: Under the Dome (CBS)
- Amy Mistretta