Rogers Specialty Highlights: Monday, Mar. 21 to Sunday, Apr. 3
– Ellen and Ian address the conflict between religious groups and LGBTQ activists as they travel across the U.S. on the season finale of Gaycation, on VICELAND –
– Chip finally hits rock bottom on the season finale of Baskets, on FX –
– The jurors begin to feel the effects of being secluded; and the dream team attempts to locate an important piece of evidence on The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, on FX –
– Dom travels to Palau and discovers Japanese Zero fighter plans amongst a sea of coral reefs on Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan, on OLN –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for March 21 to April 3. All programming is subject to change.
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NOISEY : Tuesday, Mar. 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Chicago with Chief Keef, Vic Mensa, Lil' Durk, Common”
Chicago’s South Side is arguably the epicenter of black violence in America. Host Zach Goldbaum meets up with two local rappers, Chief Keef and Lil Durk, to find out how the city is banding together to end violence.
Weediquette : Tuesday, Mar. 22 at 11 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 10 p.m. CT
“The Promised Land”
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Gaycation : Wednesday, Mar. 23 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Ellen and Ian take a road trip from Iowa to New York to investigate the battle between religious liberty and the fight for queer rights. During their cross-country journey, they’re exposed to the highs and lows of the LGBTQ movement in the U.S.
Balls Deep : Wednesday, Mar. 23 at 11 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 10 p.m. CT
The Innuit of Alaska live off some of the most inhospitable land on Earth. Join host Thomas Morton as he gets a lesson in northern culture.
F*ck, That’s Delicious : Thursday, Mar. 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
With meat-centric dining in the U.K., deli sandwiches in East New York, and Thai food in Amsterdam, this is quite possibly the most diverse episode of food television ever produced.
Flophouse : Thursday, Mar. 24 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
“Hoverboards at Babe Island”
Los Angeles comedians Solomon Georgio, Eric Dadourian, and James Austin Johnson host a stand-up show at their house "Babe Island,” featuring performances by Clare O'Kane, James Adomian, Alice Wetterlund, and Brandon Wardell.
NOISEY : Tuesday, Mar. 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Jamaica with Popcaan and Chronixx”
Dancehall MC Vybz Kartel is serving a life sentence for murder, but he continues to maintain his title as Jamaica’s most popular artist. Host Zach Goldbaum visits the island to see what has changed in the wake of his imprisonment.
Weediquette : Tuesday, Mar. 29 at 11 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 10 p.m. CT
“The Emerald Triangle”
California supplies up to 80% of all weed in the U.S., and the Emerald Triangle is its weed epicenter. Join host Krishna Andavolu as he travels to the Mendocino and Humbolt Counties to speak with farmers, cops, outlaw growers, and the biggest players in the industry to find out how full legalization will affect independent growers.
States of Undress : Wednesday, Mar. 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
In Pakistan, Karachi Fashion Week provides a kind of sanctuary, but outside its bubble Hialey finds the forces working to eradicate the progressive culture it represents.
Balls Deep : Wednesday, Mar. 30 at 11 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 10 p.m. CT
Host Thomas Morton joins an enclave of new age seekers in Southern California in an effort to put his finger on the pulse of femininity.
F*ck, That’s Delicious : Thursday, Mar. 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“The Showdown in Lamb Alley”
In the series’ most sociological episode yet, Action and his crew head overseas to Morocco. Inspired by lamb and leather, they head out to local markets in search of succulent tagines, artisanal giraffe dolls, and one-of-a-kind instruments.
Flophouse : Thursday, Mar. 31 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
“Can Crushing at the Hangar”
VICE checks in with a group of comedians living together in an airplane hangar in Atlanta, Georgia. Later, the crew hosts a comedy show with performances by Byron Bowers, Rob Hayes, Dave Stone, Mia Jackson, and Samm Severin.
Sons of Anarchy : Monday, Mar. 21 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Faith and Despondency”
The club deals with internal heartache and conflict within the organization at large.
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story : Tuesday, Mar. 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“A Jury in Jail”
Cut off from their families, society, and the media, the jurors grow stir crazy and become targets for the prosecution and the defense. Meanwhile, the country gets an introduction to the science of DNA evidence.
The Americans : Wednesday, Mar. 23 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Philip (Matthew Rhys) desperately attempts to get rid of a sensitive and dangerous package. Later, tensions in the Jennings household reach a boiling point when Paige (Holly Taylor) shares a secret of her own.
Baskets : Thursday, Mar. 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
The matriarch of the Baskets household, Christine (Louie Anderson), adjusts to her new diabetic lifestyle. Meanwhile, Chip (Zach Galifianakis) hits rock bottom.
: Friday, Mar. 25 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Special Presentation : FX Movie**
A hitman known as Agent 47 (Timothy Olyphant, Justified) is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Russia and Eastern Europe.
Baskets : Saturday, Mar. 26 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET and Sunday Mar. 27 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET (check local listings) ** Season 1 Marathon** Chip Baskets (Zach Galifianakis) wants to follow his dream of being a French clown, but reality keeps interfering. Faced with financial difficulties and an impenetrable language barrier, he moves back home to Bakersfield with high hopes. There, he is forced to confront his past while working as a rodeo clown and competing with his siblings for his mother’s approval.
Sons of Anarchy
Monday, Mar. 28 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Suits of Woe”
With the SOA organization bearing down on SAMCRO, Jax (Charlie Hunnam) comes face to face with an ugly truth.
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Tuesday, Mar. 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT “Manna from Heaven”
Johnnie Cochran (Courtney B. Vance) and F. Lee Bailey (Nathan Lane) head across the U.S. to get their hands on the Mark Fuhrman (Steven Pasquale) tapes. Later, Judge Ito (Kenneth Choi) must decide whether the tapes are admissible.
: Wednesday, Mar. 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Experimental Prototype City of Tomorrow”
Paige (Holly Taylor) copes with new burdens that come with her family’s secret, as Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Elizabeth (Keri Russell) struggle to contain their cover without destroying their daughter.
: Saturday, Apr. 2 at 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET and Sunday, Apr. 3 at 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 1 Marathon**
Watch as egos and generations collide when a veteran comedian (Billy Crystal) is reluctantly paired with a younger, edgier comedian (Josh Gad) for a late-night comedy sketch show.
28 Weeks Later
: Friday, Mar. 25 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Special Presentation: FXX Movie**
Six months after a virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the U.S. Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate. As the group attempts to start over, the infected return and threaten the future of humanity once again. Starring Robert Carlyle ( Trainspotting), Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids), and Jeremy Renner (American Hustle).
The Darjeeling Limited
: Friday, Apr. 1 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Special Presentation : FXX Movie** A year after their father's funeral, three estranged American brothers reunite for a meticulously planned, soul-searching train voyage across India. Directed by Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel) with an all-star cast including Owen Wilson (Wedding Crashers), Adrien Brody (The Pianist), Jason Schwartzman (The Grand Budapest Hotel), and Anjelica Huston ( Transparent).
Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan : Tuesday, Mar. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m.
**OLN Original Series**
“Palau - Coconut Crab”
Dom sets out by boat across Palau in search of the world’s largest crustacean, the coconut crab. During his search, Dom also discovers Japanese Zero fighter planes lodged in coral reefs, and a fresh water lake filled with thousands of orange jellyfish.
Dog & Beth: On the Hunt : Wednesday, Mar. 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Dark Knight”
Armed with a shotgun and possibly holding hostages, Hawaii’s most wanted man attempts to outrun the Chapmans.
Dog & Beth: On the Hunt : Wednesday, Mar. 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Dark Knight Returns”
The Chapmans question the mother, girlfriend, and associates of a fleeing fugitive in hopes of tracking down Hawaii’s most wanted man.
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