What’s On? Monday, 3/29/10

Some new, some old.  You should be watching LIFE UNEXPECTED and CHUCK, friends!

The 8:00 Hour –

ABC has an all new two hour episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS.  Over on CBS, HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER is a rerun and RULES OF ENGAGEMENT is new.  On HIMYM, Barney consults his playbook for dating when he and Robin break up.  On RULES, to please Audrey, Jeff sees a couples therapist, and Russell has a crush on Timmy’s fiancee.

FOX has a rerun of HOUSE – a hard living police detective doesn’t show any signs of heart disease even though that’s what killed his dad and grandfather.  NBC has an all new episode of CHUCK!  When Chuck is able to have his pick of the finest CIA agents, he sets his sight on only one – Sarah.  Enter Casey, Morgan, and Awesome to help him win her back.  Over on The CW, there’s an all new episode of LIFE UNEXPECTED – Lux opens up to Ryan about her past in foster care when a storm strands them at the radio station; Cate and Abby get stranded at the bar with Baze, Jamie, and Math!

The season premiere of 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU is on ABC Family.  Following the finale, where Kat walked out after the uniform issue, the show picks up right away, with her realizing the error of her ways, but getting some kissy kissy time in with Patrick.  Bianca has issues of her own, as she tries to hide her new relationship with Joey.

The 9:00 Hour –

On ABC, DANCING WITH THE STARS continues until 10.  CBS has reruns of TWO AND A HALF MEN and THE BIG BANG THEORY.  On 2.5, it’s the first episode that Tricia Helfer guested on.  Over on TBBT, Penny gets hurt at the only one there to take care of her is Sheldon.

NBC has an all new episode of TRAUMA.  A sniper in San Francisco puts Nancy and Glenn in danger.  FOX airs an all new hour of 24.  President Taylor’s idealism is criticized as the threat of a terrorist attack puts her plan for peace in peril.  Taylor gives Jack a super special assignment, and Ethan returns to her staff.  The CW has an all new episode of GOSSIP GIRL. Blair and Jenny must help Eleanor’s show go off with out a hitch, but there’s trouble when Jenny sees Agnes in the show; meanwhile, Chuck is at odds with Jack once again.

The 10:00 Hour –

ABC has an all new episode of CASTLE. Part 2 of the Dana Delaney story continues with the aftermath of last week’s jaw dropping ending.  A rerun of CSI: MIAMI airs on CBS.  A groom goes missing on his wedding day and his two groomsmen are found handcuffed together in a fountain, covered in someone else’s blood. LAW AND ORDER is all new on NBC – a global warming symposium becomes a crime scene after a scientist is poisoned and collapses during a speech.

GREEK is all new on ABC Family – it’s the Spring Break season finale where relationships are pushed to their almost breaking point!  It’s a really fun hour, but it also has some tough moments that are difficult to watch.  On FX, there’s an all new episode of DAMAGES!  Patty’s clients want her thrown off the Tobin case!  Tom’s actions might cost Ellen her job at the DA.  Bravo has an all new KELL ON EARTH and MTV has an all new TRUE LIFE.

Showtime has all new episodes of NURSE JACKIE and THE UNITED STATES OF TARA.  On JACKIE, she cuts through the red tape to get a diagnosis for a little boy.  Meanwhile, Coop tells everyone about Twitter and while you’re watching, his tweets will go live under his name!  On TARA, she realizes that her alters are starting to come back, and she keeps it secret from everyone.  Meanwhile, Charmaine wants to move into the Gregson house, and Marshall has a new significant other….a woman!

Over on TNT, the final season premiere of SAVING GRACE is on!!  Following Grace and Neely’s fall from the tall building downtown, things start to heat up when they escape unscathed.  Grace meets a mysterious new writer, Ham’s girlfriend is revealed, and Grace toys with the idea of telling people about Earl.