Now that the Olympics are over and we're back to regular programming, there's lots to take in this week. For starters: Jake takes his pick, Jim and Pam have a baby and Oscar night's comedy duo are just a few reasons to tune in. Also of note: American Idol's Top 10 contestants perform on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, for those of you following the young hopefuls every inch of the way.
(ABC, 8pm): Jake chooses his future bride in
tonight's two-hour finale. And if you're not ready for it all to end
just yet, stay tuned for the reunion special that follows, where we'll
learn the identities of both the next Bachelorette
Dancing with the Stars
(NBC, 10pm): An all-star cast featuring Peter Krause,
Lauren Graham and Craig T. Nelson headline this quirky large family
dramedy based on the popular movie.
(FX, 10pm): It's the final cut -- pun intended -- as the
McNamara/Troy dynasty comes to an end in the series finale of this
(NBC, 9pm): Tonight's hour-long special is dedicated
to the birth of Jim and Pam's baby.
82nd Academy Awards
(Sunday, ABC, 8:30pm): Alec Baldwin and
Steve Martin host Oscar night, which alone is enough reason to tune in.
With heavy favorites in all the acting categories, the only surprise
could be which of the 10 films nominated for Best Picture takes the
(Sunday, HBO, 9pm): It feels like it just started
yesterday, but Big Love's fourth season ends after a politically charged
year of scandal and Mormon intrigue.