1 Updates
The Thursday Playlist: Person of Interest and Persons of Disinterest on MTV
Photo Credit: TV Guide

The Thursday Playlist: Person of Interest and Persons of Disinterest on MTV

Jan 3 2013, 8:46am CST | by

In one of the better winter cliffhangers before the holiday break, CBS' Person of Interest (9/8c) left off with Reese (Jim Caviezel) in custody, having saved his partner Finch's hide but failing to...

Filed under: news

Full Story below YouTube Videos

 
 

 

1 year ago

The Thursday Playlist: Person of Interest and Persons of Disinterest on MTV

Jan 3 2013, 8:46am CST | by

Michael Emerson, Jim Caviezel | Photo Credits: Giovanni Rufino/Warner Bros./CBS

In one of the better winter cliffhangers before the holiday break, CBS' Person of Interest (9/8c) left off with Reese (Jim Caviezel) in custody, having saved his partner Finch's hide but failing to escape the scene of their latest caper before he was rounded up with the episode's bad guys. The feds know they have the elusive "Man in a Suit" in their grasp, but too bad for them that everyone they nabbed is similarly attired. Which guy in the suit is their prey? Reese isn't talking — some things never change. So while Finch (Michael Emerson) takes up the slack with the "machine," pretending to be a substitute teacher to help out a teen hacker prodigy, it's up to Detective Carter (Taraji P. Henson) to try to get the quietly lethal vigilante out of their clutches. (This story continues next week, so don't expect an instant miracle.)

Rare among the major networks Thursday night, CBS is all new. Among the other highlights: Sheldon is accused of sexual harassment at work on The Big Bang Theory (8/7c), with Southland's Regina King as the university's director of employee relations, who clearly has her work cut out for her. And on Elementary (10:01/9:01), Watson's assignment to babysit Sherlock is coming to an end, so he asks her to stay on as an apprentice. Gee, what do you think she will decide? (Seriously, the partnership and chemistry of Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu is among the season's few bright spots.)

Want more TV news and reviews? Subscribe to TV Guide Magazine now!

HERE'S MUD IN YOUR EYE: Which might be an alternate title for MTV's latest answer to the Jersey Shore craze: Buckwild (10/9c), a new time-waster exploiting the backwoods antics and hook-ups of nine young exhibitionists from West Virginia, who desperately hope to be the next Snooki or Situation. That's the only impression one can get from the show's now-notorious trailer, which prompted predictable backlash from state politicians (shades of Jersey Shore) over the displays of redneck roughhousing and debauchery, including what appears to be drinking, cavorting in mud, licking a guy's bare chest and the like. You already know if this is your sort of thing. And if it is, then I can only imagine how much you're looking forward to the return of Downton Abbey this weekend.

WHAT ELSE IS ON: In case you feared you'd missed it on TBS, the annual Funniest Commercials of the Year special has moved to truTV (8/7c), with Wipeout's John Henson hosting the latest international array of amusing ads. The channel has also commissioned a spinoff, featuring Funniest Animal Commercials, to air later this year. ... In case you missed it, and I suggest you don't make that mistake again, ABC's berserk guilty pleasure Scandal airs back-to-back repeats from December (starting at 9/8c), dealing with the fallout from an attempted assassination that wreaks havoc on Olivia and her firm. ... And in case you can't wait for her self-titled prime-time talk show to return next week, New Year's bad girl Kathy Griffin vents her celebrity-obsessed spleen in her latest Bravo stand-up special: Kathy Griffin: Kennedie Center On-Hers (10/9c), not to be confused with the actual recent gala.

Subscribe to TV Guide Magazine now!

View original The Thursday Playlist: Person of Interest and Persons of Disinterest on MTV at TVGuide.com

Other Links From TVGuide.com

Source: TV Guide

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

The Balancing Act® Airing on Lifetime® Talks Taking the Stress Out of Giving Pets Meds, Tree of Life for Stronger Immune System
GooFurr, featuring dog Sadie who survived gunshot wounds, and My Olive Tree featuring Dead Sea Moringa Take Center Stage on April 25th show.
 
 
Los Angeles Show Creator Susan Beck Pitching &quot;The Big Apple&quot; Honing in for the Kill with a Fabulous Reality TV Dance Series Ballet &quot;Get&quot;
A first project out for reality show creator/producer Susan Beck. It's been a long road of development but all roads led to a perfect endless story setup for a reality tv docu series drama focused on Artistic Director Francois Perron and his renown Manhattan pre pro ballet school French Academie Of Ballet.
 
 
Enterprises TV to Air Segment on Reducing Business Travel Costs
As airfare and gas prices continue to rise, businesses are finding more cost-efficient ways to meet and get the job done.
 
 
Pep Talk from Olympian in Episode 9 &quot;Mission Milestone&quot; on Mission Makeover on Lifetime®
The ladies hit the ground running to prep and compete in a 5K Run together; Dotsie Baush, 2012 Olympic Silver Medalist on hand to offer inspiration.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

American Gymnast Opens New Location
Chesapeake, VA, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- American Gymnast has announced the opening of a brand new location based in Chesapeake, VA. The new office will operate as American Gymnast North, managed by Rick Walker....
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Lily Yip Table Tennis Center Rejoins “We Are Butterfly” Club Program
Wilson, NC, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The Lily Yip Table Tennis Center (LYTTC) in Dunellen, New Jersey, has rejoined the &#8220;We are Butterfly&#8221; Club Program. As part of the program, Butterfly table tennis...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
DDA Seeks Businesses and Tenants for "Suite Spot @ Sugar Hill"
Sugar Hill, GA, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Is your local home-based business looking for a new home? If so, your small business is invited to come grow with the City of Sugar Hill at the &#8220;Suite Spot.&#8221;...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Obama Has Legal Duty to Provide Clemency for Drug Offenders Says Federal Clemency Advocacy Center
Washington, DC, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Obama Administration Has Legal - Moral Duty to Provide Clemency Relief for Mandatory Minimums. Criminal justice reform advocates today announced support for the Obama...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Mark C. Britton Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication
Durham, NC, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Mark C. Britton of Durham, North Carolina has been included in the Strathmore&#8217;s Who&#8217;s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Osagie Imasogie Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication
Philadelphia, PA, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Osagie Imasogie of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has been included in the Strathmore&#8217;s Who&#8217;s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Dr. Stephen Katsinas Has Recently Been Recognized by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals
Farmingdale, NY, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Dr. Stephen Katsinas is currently the Director of Education Policy and Professor of Higher Education Administration at the University of Alabama (education.ua.edu). He...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Online Wreaths Releases the Most Comprehensive Wreath Buyer's Guide
Newland, NC, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Choosing a wreath can be a daunting task for many potential buyers, this guide is designed to take some of the confusion out of buying a wreath. Many of the common questions...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Medical Device Market in China to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts
Navi Mumbai, India, April 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- This industry report offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends and future outlook for medical devices in China. The research includes...
Read more on Business Balla
 
 
Auto Balla Sexy Balla Sport Balla TV Balla Politics Balla Movie Balla Apple Balla Business Balla Ad Balla Celebrity Balla