City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, April 27 to Sunday, May 3
– Backstrom learns that his Cooch County Sheriff father may be aware of a meth dealer’s doings on the season finale of Backstrom –
– Roscoe announces he wants to go live with his father on the season finale of Mom –
– Stosh visits his 12-year-old son for the first time on an all-new episode of Weird Loners –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for April 27 to May 3. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, April 27
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“And the Look of the Irish”
Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline (Beth Behrs) try to get work for Nash (recurring guest star Austin Falk) as a model in an effort to make some extra money acting as his managers. Meanwhile, Sophie (Jennifer Coolidge) and Oleg (Jonathan Kite) attempt to remain celibate for 30 days before their wedding.
Mike & Molly
(s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Mother From Another Mudlick”
Mike (Billy Gardell) finally meets his Aunt Rosemary (recurring guest star Margo Martindale) and is bowled over by her sweet, good-natured disposition – a complete departure from his mother's.
Tuesday, April 28
(s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“9 Chefs Compete”
Following a challenge involving exotic proteins – including alligator, ostrich and wild boar – Chef Ramsay gives the remaining nine contestants one-on-one evaluations and sends one of the weakest team members home.
(s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Fawn (recurring guest star Zoe Lister Jones) is at the center of a political scandal, so Schmidt (Max Greenfield) steps in to help her out. Meanwhile, Jess (Zooey Deschanel) takes on the role of "love doctor," and Coach (Damon Wayans Jr.) faces a life-altering situation with May (recurring guest star Meaghan Rath).
(s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Weird Father”
During a visit to meet his 12-year-old son for the first time, Stosh (Zachary Knighton) bonds with him over The Godfather. Meanwhile, Zara (Meera Rohit Kumbhani) deals with Caryn (Becki Newton), who's become clingy over the course of their budding friendship.
Wednesday, April 29
VICE on City
: 12 a.m. ET/CT/MT/PT
“Cocaine and Crude: Mexican Drug Cartels Discover Oil”
VICE founder Suroosh Alvi travels to Mexico to see the effects of cartel oil theft firsthand. Besides trafficking narcotics, extorting businesses, and brutally murdering their rivals, cartels are now at work exploiting their country’s precious number one export: oil. Every day as many as 10,000 barrels of crude oil are stolen from Mexico’s state-run oil company, Pemex, through precarious illegal taps, which are prone to deadly accidents. As police fight the thieves, and the cartels fight each other, the number of victims caught in the battle for the pipelines continues to climb.
(s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“While You Were Sleeping”
Frankie (Patricia Heaton) and Mike (Neil Flynn) attempt to have a romantic date night at home by renting a movie but can't stay awake long enough to get through it. Meanwhile, Axl (Charlie McDermott) and Brick (Atticus Shaffer) put their heads together and invent the Heck Brothers Old-Timey Barbecue Sauce; and Sue (Eden Sher) is dumbfounded when a hunky store greeter asks her to her senior prom.
(s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Phil (Ty Burrell) and Jay (Ed O’Neill) run an errand together to pick up Lily's (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) hand-me-down princess castle for Joe (Pierce Wallace). Both are in a bad mood, though, because Phil is upset that Claire (Julie Bowen) won't let him buy a videogame console, and Jay thinks Gloria (Sofia Vergara) is letting Joe play with too many girly things.
(s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Peer-ent Trap”
Dre (Marcus Scribner) and Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) clash over how to handle Zoey's (Yara Shahidi) teenage rebellion. Dre wants to lay down the law, while Bow suggests a softer approach.
Thursday, April 30
Cougar Town : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Climb That Hill”
Jules (Courteney Cox) decides to read a book; Grayson (Josh Hopkins) does his best to pay attention to what his friends say; and Andy (Ian Gomez) tries to exercise self-control when the cul-de-sac crew set out to tackle some personal challenges.
Mom : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Fun Girl Stuff and Eternal Salvation”
Christy (Anna Faris) blames Bonnie (Allison Janney) when Roscoe (Blake Garrett Rosenthal) announces he wants to go live with his father.
Backstrom : 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
The SCU investigates the death of a Native American found under a bridge on the Wabacooche reservation, and Amy's (Sarah Chalke) new boyfriend, an Indian Reserve Police Captain, wants to work the case. Meanwhile, Backstrom (Rainn Wilson) learns that a Cooch County meth czar is a suspect, and that Backstrom's Cooch County Sheriff father may be aware of the dealer's doings.
Sunday, May 3
: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
Wedding tasks are handed out when Gina's (Chelsea Peretti) mom and Charles's (Joe Lo Truglio) dad get married, but Terry (Terry Crews) has his hands full with officiating the ceremony, while Jake (Andy Samberg) and Amy (Melissa Fumero) are distracted by chasing a criminal.
: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Det. Dave Majors”
Jake's (Andy Samberg) excitement to work with a top NYPD detective is tempered when he discovers the guy wants to date Amy (Melissa Fumero). Meanwhile, Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) and Gina struggle to convince Terry (Terry Crews) to stay at the precinct after he receives a tempting job offer from a private-security firm.
Revenge (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Emily (Emily VanCamp) wants to prove she's not guilty as Ben (Brian Hallisay) tries to keep her incarcerated, so she turns to Jack (Nick Wechsler) and Nolan (Gabriel Mann) for help.
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