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This weekend on TV: And the winner is ... ABC, which airs the Oscars

Published February 24, 2017 11:39 am
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Jimmy Kimmel is hosting "The Academy Awards" (6:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) — and I, for one, am really looking forward to seeing how he does.

ABC also has "On the Red Carpet at the Oscars" (3 p.m., Ch. 4); "Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live from the Red Carpet" (5 p.m., Ch. 4); "On the Red Carpet at the Oscars" (9:30 p.m., Ch. 4); and "Live from Hollywood: The After Party with Anthony Anderson" (10:35 p.m., Ch. 4)

Over on E!, they'll be doing Oscars coverage from 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. and 9:30-11 p.m.

Friday on TV ...

• NBA (6 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Milwaukee Bucks

• "MacGyver" (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): When Mac and the team are blamed for a terrorist bombing, the Phoenix Foundation is forced to disavow them.

• "Last Man Standing" (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Mike and Vanessa take it upon themselves to make church more interesting so their daughters will attend.

• "Grimm" (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Nick and Hank investigate deadly attacks on a team of scientists.

• "Rosewood" (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): When a female astronaut is found dead, Rosie and Villa launch an investigation of America's space program.

• "The Vampire Diaries" (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Damon and Stefan work together to protect Elena's casket from Cade.

• Women's college gymnastics (7 p.m, BYUtv): Iowa at BYU

• "Dr. Ken" (7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Ken and the gang offer Allison support while she waits to hear back about a lump in her breast.

• "Hawaii Five-0" (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): After tracking down the missing uranium, McGarrett and Danny must move the bomb through treacherous terrain before it detonates.

• "Shark Tank" (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Millennial entrepreneurs pitch business ideas including food supplements, drone pilot training, elephant-themed apparel and stylish beach towels.

• "Emerald City" (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): The Wizard arrives in the Kingdom of Ev; Dorothy and Lucas find themselves on opposite sides.

• "Sleepy Hollow" (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): A supernatural infection strikes via a viral video.

• "Reign" (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Gideon shows Mary what life would be like if she chose love.

• "20/20" (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): ``Shark Tank'' investors Mark Cuban, Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, Robert Herjavec and Lori Greiner talk about the show's biggest successes and failures.

• "Great Performances" (9 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): The New York City Ballet performs two classic ballets by George Balanchine.

Saturday on TV …

• Women's college basketball (2 p.m., BYUtv): Gonzaga at BYU

• "Ransom" (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): When a senator's daughter is kidnapped, Eric and the team must delve into the senator's darkest secrets in an attempt to bring the girl home safely.

• Men's college basketball: Air Force at Utah State (7 p.m., ROOT); BYU at Gonzaga (8 p.m., ESPN2)

• "Planet Earth 2" (10 p.m., BBC America): The secretive lives of mountain animals.

Sunday on TV ...

• NBA (3 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Washington Warriors

• "Black Sails" (9 p.m., Starz): Silver takes Flint's life in his hands.

• "The Walking Dead" (10 p.m., AMC): An Alexandrian discovers he must navigate the mysterious, confusing and terrifying world within the Saviors' compound.

• "Homeland" (10 p.m., Showtime): Carrie follows a lead; Saul meets an old friend.

• "Big Little Lies" (10 p.m., HBO): Jane deflects Ziggy's questions about why they moved; Madeline is outraged over a slight from Renata; Celeste suggests that she and Perry should see a counselor.

• "Girls" (11 p.m., HBO): Hannah has a tense meeting with an author she once greatly admired.

• "Billions" (11 p.m., Showtime): Axe spars with a rival hedge fund manager;.

• "Crashing" (11:30 p.m., HBO): Artie offers to let Pete be his opening act in exchange for a ride to Albany.






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