Rogers Specialty Highlights: Monday, Feb. 8 to Sunday, Feb. 21
– The D.A.’s office scramble to maintain their creditability after O.J. Simpson goes missing; and Robert Shapiro assembles his Dream Team on two all-new episodes of The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, on FX –
– Family drama erupts during Easter brunch, and Chip is stuck babysitting his twin brother’s children on Baskets, on FX –
– Frank struggles to keep up with the gang and their newest scheme; and old rivalries resurface on two all-new episodes of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, on FXX –
– Dom travels to Sri Lanka and the Philippines in search of the Indian cobra and flying lizard, respectively, on this week’s episode of Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan, on OLN –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for February 8 to 21. All programming is subject to change.
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Sons of Anarchy : Monday, Feb. 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Poor Little Lambs”
A meeting between SAMCRO and the Aryan Brotherhood leads to unforeseen violence and unintended consequences. Later, Jax (Charlie Hunnam) seeks help from a familiar ally after his relationship with August Marks (Billy Brown) is compromised.
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story : Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“The Run of His Life”
After O.J. Simpson (Cuba Gooding Jr.) goes missing in a white Bronco, Robert Shapiro (John Travolta) and Robert Kardashian (David Schwimmer) deal with the fallout. Meanwhile, the D.A.’s office and LAPD scramble to save face and find him.
Baskets : Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Easter in Bakersfield”
Easter in Bakersfield takes a turn for the worse as Baskets’ family drama brews over brunch.
: Saturday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 1 Marathon**
Bassam "Barry" Al-Fayeed (Adam Rayner), the youngest son of a war-torn country’s controversial dictator, returns to his homeland after a self-imposed 20-year exile in America. Upon his return, Barry is immediately thrown back into the politics of his youth as he confronts the realities of his father and older brother Jamal’s (Ashraf Barhom) harsh rule.
Tyrant : Sunday, Feb. 14 at 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 2 Marathon**
Having faced setbacks in the West, Jamal (Ashraf Barhom) sets his sights on developing an alliance with China that will make Abbudin a global power. After Jamal refuses to execute his brother Barry (Adam Rayner), rebel leader Ihab (Alexander Karim) rallies the people of Abbudin against Al-Fayeed rule.
Fargo : Monday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 2 Marathon**
Fargo’s latest chapter takes viewers back to 1979 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Luverne, Minnesota. Lou Solverson (Patrick Wilson) investigates a case involving a local crime gang, a major mob syndicate, and a small town beautician and her husband.
Sons of Anarchy
Monday, Feb. 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Some Strange Eruption”
Jarry (recurring guest star Annabeth Gish) urges Unser (Dayton Callie) to look into the latest wave of bloodshed, leading the former Sheriff to conduct his own investigation.
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story : Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“The Dream Team”
After Marcia Clark (Sarah Paulson) announces that O.J. Simpson (Cuba Gooding Jr.) has been charged, Robert Shapiro (John Travolta) turns to F. Lee Bailey (Nathan Lane) for advice. Later, after assembling a team of professionals he calls “The Dream Team,” Shapiro tries to convince O.J. to hire Johnnie Cochran (Courtney B. Vance).
Baskets : Thursday, Feb. 18 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Sick of getting screwed out of a good deal on hutches, Dale (Zach Galifianakis) leaves his daughters in the care of Chip (Galifianakis).
: Friday, Feb. 19 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Special Presentation: FX Movie**
Former CIA operative Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson, Batman Begins) sets out to track down his teenage daughter after she is kidnapped for sexual slavery while travelling in France.
: Saturday, Feb 20 at 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 1 Marathon**
When Russ (Nat Faxon) and Lina Bowman (Judy Greer) aren’t fighting over debt, child rearing and their declining sex life, they are reminded of what drew them together in the first place –their close friendship. Contrasting the Bowman’s lifestyle are their two close friends A.J. (Brett Gelman), a wealthy but unstable divorcé, and Jess (Jenny Slate), a free spirit who struggles to settle down after marrying an older man.
: Sunday, Feb 21 at 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 2 Marathon**
Russ (Nat Faxon) and Lina Bowman (Judy Greer) continue to juggle life and rely on the strength of their friendship to get through parenthood.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia : Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Face a day in the life of Frank Reynolds (Danny DeVito) as he tries to keep up with the gang’s newest scheme.
Man Seeking Woman : Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
Josh (Jay Baruchel) tries to prove to Rosa (recurring guest star Rosa Salazar) that he’s a better option than her current boyfriend.
John Tucker Must Die : Friday, Feb. 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Special Presentation: FXX Movie**
Three ex-girlfriends (Ashanti, About Time; Sophia Bush, One Tree Hill; and Arielle Kebbel, The Uninvited) of a serial cheater (Jesse Metcalfe, Dallas) set up their former lover to fall for the new girl in town (Brittany Snow, Pitch Perfect franchise) so they can watch him get his heart broken.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia : Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“McPoyle vs. Ponderosa: The Trial of the Century”
Old grievances bubble to the surface when The Lawyer (Brian Unger, Don’t Make Me Sick) agrees to sue Bill Ponderosa (recurring guest star Lance Barber) on behalf of Liam McPoyle (recurring guest star Jimmi Simpson) and his lost eye.
Man Seeking Woman : Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
Josh (Jay Baruchel) finally makes a move on Rosa (recurring guest star Rosa Salazar, Insurgent).
Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan : Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m.
**OLN Original Series**
After travelling to Sri Lanka, Dom sets out to learn more about the most recognizable and iconic snake in the world, the Indian Cobra. With over 100 species found in the country, snakes bite more people per capita here than anywhere else in the world. Later, Dom discovers a rarely seen island nation full of stunning mountains, lush tea plantations, rich culture and dramatic Buddhist temples.
Dog & Beth: On the Hunt : Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Road to Redemption Part 1”
The Chapman’s tackle Texas, where Dog must confront his past and the arrest that changed his life.
Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan : Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
Dom is on the search for the closest thing to real dragons – the flying lizard of the Philippines. To track down the mysterious reptile, Dom island-hops through the Philippines immense archipelago of 7000 islands. His Philippine adventure takes him to the crowded streets of Manila, the Chocolate Hills of Bohol, and into the Philippines last frontier, Palawan, where he meets one of the oldest indigenous tribes in Asia.
Dog & Beth: On the Hunt : Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Road to Redemption Part 2”
The Chapman team continues their relentless pursuit of one of Jerry’s bonds at OK Bail Bond in Texas.
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