New and notable in the week ahead… procrastinator picks are underlined.
- Chuck (NBC, 8pm) – Chuck goes 3d and I’m sure gets into some trouble.
- I Love Money (VH1, 9pm) Season Premiere – This is the show where reality contestants compete in a reality contest.
- Medium (NBC, 10pm) Season Premiere – Allison’s got a case of the visions, or something.
- For the Love of Ray J (VH1, 10:30pm) Series Premiere – By now you’re probably familiar with the ‘rock star’ dating shows even if you’re not familiar with Ray J.
- The IT Crowd (IFC, 8pm) Season Premiere – There’s a crowd and they’re in IT.
- Katie Couric “All Access” Grammy Special (CBS, 9pm) – Katie interviews the kids with the Grammys.
- Monsterquest (Hist, 10pm) Season Premiere – This ep is titled ‘Death of Loch Ness’ but let me tell you if there was a Loch Ness, and I’m not saying there was, he’s gonna be pissed if people start saying he’s dead.
- The Exterminators (A&E, 10:30pm) Series Premiere – Let’s head to Louisiana to get rid of some bees and some coons.
- Gangland (Hist, 9pm) Season Premiere – We see the land of gangs.
- Street Customs (TLC, 9pm) Season Premiere – We customize a ’67 barracuda.
- Heli-Loggers (TLC, 10pm) Series Premiere – It’s what it sounds like, logging with helicopters.
- Most Haunted (Trav, 7pm) Season Premiere – Not just haunted, but the most haunted places.
- Jockeys (AnPl, 9pm) Series Premiere – We check in on the jockeys and their horses down at Santa Anita during a 30 day meet.
- Tour of California (Vs, 2pm) – This preview show will take a look at the tour and I’m sure mention Lance.
- Grammy Awards (CBS, 8pm) – Lil Wayne has the most noms and you can tune in to see him perform along with other hot hitmakers.
- HGTV Showdown (HGTV, 9pm) Season Premiere – It’s a family room makeover!
- Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factor/The College Humor Show/Nitro Circus/How’s Your News? (MTV, 9/9:30/10/10:30pm) Series Premieres – Pro skateboarder, the guys from collegehumor.com, FMX, and reporters with disabilities…
- XIII (NBC, 9pm) – Can Stephen Dorff recall whether he was involved in the assassination of the first chick prez, if not tonight check back next sunday for part two of the miniseries.
- Mark & Olly: Living With the Machigenga (Trav, 10pm) Series Premiere – They start by searching for the Machigenga tribe.