NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday March 15, 2015 - Saturday March 21, 2015 By Bradley Adams (February 28, 2015, 12:41 am)
Grimm, Chicago Fire, Undateable, The Blacklist, The Night Shift
"THE NIGHT SHIFT"
"SHOCK TO THE HEART"
03/16/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : A PARACHUTE ACCIDENT TURNS OUT TO BE MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE AND THE NIGHT SHIFT TEAM SEARCHES FOR ANSWERS WHEN A FAMILY COMES DOWN WITH MYSTERIOUS SYMPTOMS — TC (Eoin Macken), Joey (guest star Adam Rodriguez), and Gwen (guest star Merle Dandridge) rescue an injured skydiver from the site of a near-fatal crash. Joey and Krista (Jeananne Goossen) counsel the skydiver's girlfriend after they uncover serious complications in the operating room. TC, Topher (Ken Leung), and Ragosa (Freddy Rodriguez) treat an electrocuted janitor whose family gathers around him in the ER. When the patient's wife and children suddenly come down with their own life-threatening symptoms, the night shift team works overtime to save them. Jordan (Jill Flint) and Paul (Robert Bailey Jr.) attend to a college student who comes to the ER with a mild fever. As they uncover the cause of her condition, Jordan teaches Paul a difficult lesson about his limitations as a doctor. Meanwhile, Rick (Luke Macfarlane, "Killjoys") arrives at the hospital with an injury that he hides from his boyfriend, Drew (Brendan Fehr). JR Lemon also stars.
"A JAPANESE BUSINESSMAN WALKS INTO A BAR"
03/17/2015 (09:00PM - 09:30PM) (Tuesday) : JUSTIN'S ATTEMPT AT A ONE NIGHT STAND DOESN'T GO AS PLANNED -- Danny (Chris D'Elia) convinces Justin (Brent Morin) to have a one night stand, but when he can't end it quickly, the gang has a "trial" to decide who is a bigger jerk: Justin or Danny. At the bar, Justin hires a new bartender, Candace (Bridgit Mendler), who isn't quite getting the hang of her new job. Meanwhile, Leslie (Bianca Kajlich) thinks a gym is using a suggestive picture of her to their advantage, and the guys decide to take matters into their own hands. ?Ron Funches, David Fynn and Rick Glassman also star.
TV-PG D, L
"ONE BIG HAPPY"
03/17/2015 (09:30PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : BEST FRIENDS LUKE AND LIZZY DECIDE TO HAVE A BABY BUT WHEN LUKE FALLS IN LOVE WITH PRUDENCE THEIR FAMILY PLANS BECOME A LITTLE MORE COMPLICATED – Luke (Nick Zano) and Lizzy (Elisha Cuthbert) have been inseparable since childhood. Now all grown up and in their 30s, they have decided to have a baby – in a non-traditional way. Lizzy, who is gay, is really ready to become a mom and who better to be the dad than her best friend Luke. Then, just as Lizzy discovers she is actually pregnant, Luke surprises her with the news that he has fallen in love and married Prudence (Kelly Brook), a free-spirited, British beauty who was due to go back to England in a matter of days. Suddenly, a different kind of family is born and the three must learn how to make it work together. The cast also includes Rebecca Corry, Chris Williams and Brandon Mychal Smith .
TV-14 D, L
"FORGIVING, RELENTLESS, UNCONDITIONAL"
03/17/2015 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : HERRMANN SAVES AN INFANT IN A BLAZE AND THE REPERCUSSIONS DRIVE HIM ON A SEARCH TO UNCOVER THE TRUTH—During a harrowing call to a structure fire, Herrmann (David Eigenberg) rescues a trapped toddler, but the questionable circumstances surrounding the event sends him on a personal mission to locate the father and get to the bottom of the situation. Severide (Taylor Kinney) makes up for lost time by retracing key friendships from his adolescence, while Mills (Charlie Barnett) discovers some surprising news. Elsewhere, Cruz (Joe Minoso) and Brett’s (Kara Killmer) relationship comes to a crucial juncture, while Otis (Yuri Sardarov) develops some unexpected feelings. Jesse Spencer, Eamonn Walker, Monica Raymund and Christian Stolte star. Marina Squerciati, Brian Geraghty, Melissa Ponzio, Gordon Clapp and Randy Flagler guest star.
03/19/2015 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : AISHA ATTENDS A MEDICAL CONFERENCE IN BOSTON AND COMES DANGEROUSLY CLOSE TO SLEEPING WITH AN OLD FLAME-- Following Aisha's (Thandie Newton) emotional business trip, Hector (Peter Sarsgaard) surprises her with a romantic getaway during which each of their secrets is finally revealed. Also starring Melissa George, Brian Cox, Uma Thurman, Zachary Quinto and Thomas Sadoski.
TV-14 D, S, V
03/19/2015 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Thursday) : LIZ'S EX-HUSBAND RATES A HIGH RANKING ON REDDINGTON'S BLACKLIST AS THE TEAM TRACKS DOWN TOM KEEN TO CLEAR LIZ FROM MURDER CHARGES
As evidence mounts against Liz (Megan Boone) in the case of the murdered DC Harbormaster, a federal judge makes it clear to her that she will face severe criminal charges. Reddington (James Spader) and Ressler (Diego Klattenhoff) jump into high gear to exonerate Liz but the only solution is to find the recently vanished Tom Keen - wherever he may be operating in world. Ryan Eggold, Harry Lennix, Amir Arison and Mozhan Marno also star.
"STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND"
03/19/2015 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND
This high octane thriller revolves around the O'Connor family and their son, Alex, a decorated American war hero and CIA analyst who is a true patriot and loves his country and family. Unbeknownst to him, both of his parents and his sister are part of a dormant Russian sleeper cell that has just been reactivated. Once the parents get reluctantly pulled back in, the stakes rise as they are coerced into spying on their own son and turning him against his country. Based on the Israeli format, The Gordin Cell.
03/20/2015 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : A SECRET RITUAL TO BRING GOOD LUCK TARGETS A WESEN GROUP -- GARCELLE BEAUVAIS AND ALEXIS DENISOF GUEST STAR -- Nick (David Giuntoli) and Hank (Russel Hornsby) investigate a murder victim with his foot cut off, and stumble onto a disturbing Wesen take on the "lucky rabbit’s foot." In an effort to help, Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) and Rosalee (Bree Turner) go undercover. Meanwhile, the fallout from Adalind (Claire Coffee) and Juliette’s (Bitsie Tulloch) showdown still has Nick reeling and sends him on a path that leads to Henrietta (guest star Garcelle Beauvais). Sasha Roiz and Reggie Lee also star.