NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday April 27, 2014 - Saturday May 3, 2014 By Bradley Adams (April 11, 2014, 8:12 pm)
Grimm, Law and Order SVU, Revolution, Chicago Fire, About A Boy, Chicago PD, The Blacklist
NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday April 27, 2014 - Saturday May 3, 2014
04/27/2014 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Sunday) : Worried that Skouras (Kyle MacLachlan) has developed the ability to locate Bo (Johnny Sequoyah), Winter (Delroy Lindo) sends Channing (Jamie Chung) on a mission to infiltrate the Orchestra campus. Despite Winter’s instructions to keep a low profile, Bo is compelled to help a family man who is in over his head. Jake McLaughlin also stars. Kerry Condon, Trieste Kelly Dunn, Erik Laray Harvey and Katie McClellan guest star.
04/27/2014 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : GIBSON TURNS THE TABLES ON DUNN AND FINLEY – MARK VALLEY AND FRED DRYER GUEST STAR -- Seizing their opportunity to speak directly to the kidnapper, Finley (Lance Gross) and Dunn (Rachael Taylor) become one of the parent missions. Meanwhile, Widener (guest start Mark Valley) continues to collaborate with TJS (guest star Fred Dryer) on a brutal plan to take out their former associate Gibson (Dermot Mulroney). Stevie Lynn Jones, Halston Sage, Max Schneider, Max Martini, Michael Beach and James Lafferty also star.
04/28/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : THE NEXT TARGET ON THE BLACKLIST CAUSES RED CONCERN – LINUS ROACHE ("LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT") GUEST STARS – After a Politician in Prague is framed for a murder, Red (James Spader) suspects it’s the work of The Kingmaker (guest star Linus Roache) – a strategist behind the rise of some of the world’s most powerful politicians. While Red helps Liz (Megan Boone) and the FBI catch him, Liz uncovers a secret that Red’s been keeping from her. Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold, Harry Lennix, and Parminder Nagra also star.
"ABOUT A BOY"
"ABOUT A BOY'S DAD"
04/29/2014 (09:01PM - 09:31PM) (Tuesday) : IT’S A FAMILY REUNION FOR MARCUS WHEN HIS DAD COMES TO TOWN FOR A VISIT–TONY HALE GUEST STARS–Marcus (Benjamin Stockham) is elated when his father, Hugh Womple (guest star Tony Hale) takes a break from his penguin research in Antarctica to make a surprise visit. While Fiona (Minnie Driver) does her best to mask her tormented attraction, she can’t help but notice how consumed Hugh is with his work and his indifference towards anything Marcus is interested in. At Fiona’s urging, Will (David Walton) steps in and does his best to encourage some much needed father-son bonding. Meanwhile, Sam’s (guest star Adrianne Palicki) demanding work schedule throws a wrench into their plans for romance. Al Madrigal also stars.
"GROWING UP FISHER"
"FIRST TIME'S THE CHARM"
04/29/2014 (09:31PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : JOYCE TRIES TO HANDLE A PARENT’S WORST NIGHTMARE WITHOUT MEL’S HELP, WHILE MEL TRIES ONE LAST TIME TO HAVE A FIRST DATE WITH ALLISON – Joyce (Jenna Elfman) finds out Katie (Ava Deluca-Verley) has big plans for after the Spring Formal with her boyfriend, Anthony (guest star Logan Miller). In order to confirm what she thinks, however, Joyce has to promise Katie she’ll keep her secret from Mel (J.K. Simmons). Meanwhile, Mel has one final chance to have a successful first date with Allison (guest star Contance Zimmer) and has promised to make her dinner. The only problem is that he has no clue how to cook. With both parents distracted, Runyen (Lance Lim) points out that Henry (Eli Baker) can get away with anything and should milk it for all it’s worth. Voice-over by Jason Bateman. Matt Glave, Erik King and Tom Fonss also guest star.
"A DARK DAY"
04/29/2014 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : AN EXPLOSION AT A CHICAGO HOSPITAL ROCKS THE CITY–CROSSOVER EPISODE CONCLUDES THE FOLLOWING EVENING ON "CHICAGO P.D."¬–Lt. Casey (Jesse Spencer) and Dawson (Monica Raymund) volunteer to help at a charity run at Chicago Medical when a massive explosion sends Chicago into chaos. With one of their own missing in the blast, the firehouse is tested like never before. Taylor Kinney, Lauren German, Charlie Barnett, David Eigenberg, Yuri Sardarov, Joe Minoso, Christian Stolte and Eamonn Walker star. Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Jesse Lee Soffer, Sophia Bush, LaRoyce Hawkins, Marina Squerciati, Dylan Baker, Amanda Righetti and Christine Evangelista guest star.
04/30/2014 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : AS MILES FIGHTS FOR SURVIVAL, CHARLIE IS CONFRONTED BY NEVILLE IN THE AFTERMATH OF JASON’S DEATH
As Miles (Billy Burke), Monroe (David Lyons), Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) and Connor (Mat Vairo) rush to escape Austin, a confrontation with Texas Rangers separates Miles from the group. While out searching for Miles, Charlie is confronted by Neville (Giancarlo Esposito) who demands information on Jason’s whereabouts. As a wounded Miles faces increasingly hopeless circumstances, Aaron (Zak Orth) learns that the nanotech has been busy.
Also starring Elizabeth Mitchell, Maureen Sebastian and Tim Guinee
"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"
04/30/2014 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Wednesday) : SERGEANT BENSON (MARISKA HARGITAY) FACES THE AFTERMATH OF THE BEAST’S FINAL ACT
In the moments after William Lewis’ death, Sergeant Benson (Hargitay) is rescued by the SVU squad, but her torment continues. The Internal Affairs investigation of her actions is deemed inconclusive, and with no evidence to corroborate her story, Prosecutor Derek Strauss (Greg Germann) convenes a grand jury and calls for Benson’s arrest. With increasing pressure from Lt. Tucker (guest star Robert John Burke) and Lt. Murphy (Donal Logue) to save herself any way she can, Benson must choose between her convictions and her badge. Also starring Ice-T (Detective Odafin Tutuola), Danny Pino (Detective Nick Amaro) and Kelli Giddish (Detective Amanda Rollins). Also guest starring Elizabeth Marvel (Rita Calhoun), Bill Irwin (Dr. Lindstrom), Michael Potts (Sgt. Draper), Tamara Tunie (M.E. Warner), Curt Bouril (Det. Carlson) and Nikki Estridge (Det. Delano).
04/30/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : THE INTELLIGENCE UNIT RACES AGAINST THE CLOCK TO TAKE DOWN THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE BOMBING – The Intelligence Unit works to find the bombers. Even with government agencies in the mix, Voight (Jason Beghe) and his team work the case from their own angles and connections. Lindsay (Sophia Bush) and Antonio (Jon Seda) question doctors who handled the transplant surgery for an Ambassador from Syria, but no clues emerge. Olinsky (Elias Koteas) gets some solid intel and the team work from there. It’s a race against time as they realize there may be additional bombs targeted to detonate. Meanwhile Burgess (Marina Squerciati) sits vigil for her niece whose life hangs in the balance. Jesse Lee Soffer, Patrick John Flueger, LaRoyce Hawkins and Archie Kao also star. Taylor Kinney, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Eamonn Walker, Amanda Righetti and Charlie Barnett guest star.
"MY FAIR WESEN"
05/02/2014 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Friday) : NICK AND HANK TAKE TRUBEL ON A RIDE ALONG – JACQUELINE TOBONI GUEST STARS -- Nick (David Giuntoli) does his best to educate Trubel (guest star Jacqueline Toboni) on how best to handle the world she is learning about for the first time, and decides it best to bring her on a ride along with Hank (Russell Hornsby). They find themselves investigating the homicide of a young woman that strikes a chord for Trubel. Meanwhile, Adalind (Claire Coffee) makes a discovery that she hopes will lead her to regain something she has lost. Bitsie Tulloch, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz, Reggie Lee and Bree Turner also star.
05/02/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) : A DISTURBING PARTNERSHIP EMERGES AS HANNIBAL LECTER (MADS MIKKELSEN) ASSISTS WILL GRAHAM (HUGH DANCY) THROUGH A DARK TRANSFORMATION, WHILE JACK (LAURENCE FISHBURNE) AND THE TEAM INVESTIGATE A DISTURBING TABLEAUX - MICHAEL PITT GUEST STARS AS MASON VERGER
The bond between Hannibal and Will grows after Will demonstrates his willingness to go to dark places, a shift that does not go unnoticed by Jack. Jack and the FBI team investigate a tableau made of Randal Tier (Mark O’Brien) and his animal exoskeleton, fully realized as the vicious hunter he yearned to be (episode 209). Hannibal advises Margot Verger (Katherine Isabelle) regarding her concerns over her brother Mason’s violent nature, a fear that intensifies when Mason demonstrates how he has trained pigs to consume human flesh. Will agrees to an interview with Freddie Lounds (Lara Jean Chorostecki) for her upcoming book, and learns that she is looking into his allegations of Hannibal’s possible guilt.
Also starring Caroline Dhavernas and Aaron Abrams.