NBC Primetime Schedule - 9th - 15th March 2014 - Episode Press Releases Various Shows By DarkUFO (February 21, 2014, 5:23 pm)
Community, Grimm, Law and Order SVU, Parenthood, Parks and Recreation, Revolution, Chicago Fire, About A Boy, Chicago PD
NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE - Sunday March 9, 2014 - Saturday March 15, 2014
03/10/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : SERIES PREMIERE – THE POWERS OF A YOUNG GIRL MAY DETERMINE THE FATE OF OUR WORLD IN A THRILLING SUPERNATURAL ADVENTURE FROM EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS J.J. ABRAMS AND ALFONSO CUARÓN
Since she was born, Bo (Johnny Sequoyah) has had gifts she could neither fully understand nor control. But now that she is 10, her powers have become stronger and the threat from malevolent forces that would use her abilities to control the world has grown more dangerous. With her life and future in jeopardy, Bo’s protectors turn to an unlikely source to keep her safe – Tate (Jake McLaughlin), a wrongfully imprisoned death row inmate who’s lost his will. Tate and Bo begin an extraordinary journey, changing the lives of everyone they meet as they keep moving to stay one step ahead of the sinister forces after Bo’s power. The series also stars Delroy Lindo, Kyle MacLachlan, Jamie Chung and Arian Moayed. The pilot episode is directed by Alfonso Cuarón.
"ABOUT A BOY"
"ABOUT A GIRL"
03/11/2014 (09:01PM - 09:31PM) (Tuesday) : MARCUS ENLISTS HELP IN HOPES OF GETTING INVITED TO A NEIGHBORHOOD BIRTHDAY PARTY–Marcus (Benjamin Stockham) asks Will (David Walton) for advice on how he can get Hannah (guest star Cricket Wampler) to invite him to her upcoming birthday party. When that proves unsuccessful, Fiona (Minnie Driver) takes it to task with Joanne (guest star Andrea Anders), Hannah’s mother, who also happens to be the queen bee of a group of neighborhood moms that she is trying to win over. Al Madrigal also stars, Leslie Bibb guest stars.
"GROWING UP FISHER"
03/11/2014 (09:31PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) :
"A ROCKET BLASTING OFF"
03/11/2014 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : WITH KEELER’S WHEREABOUTS UNKNOWN, THE MEN OF FIREHOUSE 51 ARE LOOKED AT AS PRIME SUSPECTS – Lt. Severide (Taylor Kinney) hits the top of the list as Det. Lindsay (guest star Sophia Bush) starts calling in suspects with the clearest motives to make the guy who kidnapped Katie disappear. Meanwhile, Jones (guest star Daisy Betts) is still having trouble fitting in as word of her disruptions reach the fire department’s headquarters. Elsewhere, Herrmann (David Eigenberg) celebrates his twentieth anniversary with his wife, but no one supports his idea on the gift he intends to give. Jesse Spencer, Eamonn Walker, Lauren German, Monica Raymund, Charlie Barnett, Yuri Sardarov, Joe Minoso and Christian Stolte also star. Jason Beghe, Treat Williams and Jeff Hephner also guest star.
03/12/2014 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : THE PATRIOTS STEP UP THEIR REEDUCATION INITIATIVE IN WILLOUGHBY
Monroe (David Lyons), Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) and Connor (Mat Vairo) make their way back to Willoughby, where they find that the Patriots' reeducation center is up and running. An encounter with two of the center's young cadets leaves Rachel (Elizabeth Mitchell) and Miles (Billy Burke) divided on the lengths they are willing to go in order to take down the Patriots. As Neville (Giancarlo Esposito) and Jason (JD Pardo) find a new ally for their mission, more about the history of the Patriots is revealed.
Also starring Stephen Collins, Christopher Cousins, Steven Culp, David Aaron Baker, Cotter Smith and Julius Washington.
"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"
03/12/2014 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Wednesday) : ROLLINS’ GAMBLING ADDICTION COSTS HER MORE THAN MONEY WHEN A MISSTEP PUTS HER ON THE WRONG SIDE OF THE LAW
Detective Amanda Rollins’ (Kelli Giddish) addiction drives her to an illegal gambling club, where waitress Clare Wilson (returning guest star Stefanie Scott) recognizes her as a cop. To protect her job, Rollins strikes a deal with the club managers (guest stars Donal Logue and Sherri Saum) to make their illegal transgressions disappear. But when the debt isn’t paid to their liking, she doubles down and loses, forcing Sergeant Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Detective Tutuola (Ice-T) to suspect one of their own of an unthinkable crime. Also starring Danny Pino (Detective Nick Amaro). Also guest starring Federico Dordei (Marcelo Guarana), Lothaire Bluteau (Anton Nadari) and Michael Potts (IAB Sgt. Cole Draper).
03/12/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : INTERNAL AFFAIRS DECIDES TO SHAKE THINGS UP WITH VOIGHT AS HE’S ALSO FORCED TO WORK WITH A FORMER PARTNER DURING AN INVESTIGATION – Voight (Jason Beghe) is assigned a new Internal Affairs handler, Stillwell (guest star Ian Bohen) who proves to be suspicious of Voight’s actions. During an investigation involving a gambling ring Voight is forced to work with his former partner from the Gang Unit, Shi (guest star Mark Dacascos). At the same time Halsted (Jesse Lee Soffer) remains fixated on Lonnie Rodiger (guest star Matthew Sherbach) and enlists Jin’s (Archie Kao) help to gather more information. Meanwhile, Ruzek’s (Patrick Flueger) inflated ego leads Olinsky (Elias Koteas) to take him down a peg and offer a great opportunity to Atwater (LaRoyce Hawkins). Jon Seda, Sophia Bush, and Marina Squerciati also star. Sydney Tamiia Poitier guest stars.
"VCR MAINTENANCE AND EDUCATIONAL PUBLISHING"
03/13/2014 (08:00PM - 08:30PM) (Thursday) : JEFF, SHIRLEY AND HICKEY DISCOVER A HIDDEN CACHE OF PRISTINE TEXTBOOKS – ABED AND ANNIE EMPLOY AN INTERACTIVE VCR GAME TO DECIDE ON A NEW ROOMMATE – "BREAKING BAD" CREATOR VINCE GILLIGAN AND BRIE LARSON GUEST STAR – When Jeff (Joel McHale), Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) and Professor Hickey (Jonathan Banks) happen upon a hidden cache of textbooks, the discovery leads to some interesting power shifts as the group struggles with how to monetize their windfall. Meanwhile, Abed (Danny Pudi) and Annie (Alison Brie) decide it’s time for a new roommate. Abed wants his friend Rachel (guest star Brie Larson, "United States of Tara") to move in, while Annie wants her brother to move in. When they decide to play an old VCR game to determine the winner, things get a little intense. Ken Jeong, Gillian Jacobs and Jim Rash also star.
"PARKS AND RECREATION"
03/13/2014 (08:30PM - 09:01PM) (Thursday) :
03/13/2014 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : FAMILY VALUES COLLIDE AND TEMPERS FLARE- Jasmine (Joy Bryant) and Crosby (Dax Shepard) disagree over a crucial point in Aida’s upbringing. Julia (Erika Christensen) finds out some unsettling news about Joel (Sam Jaeger), but then is pleasantly surprised by his final decision. Sarah (Lauren Graham) and Hank (Ray Romano) continue to work together, but Max (Max Burkholder) is interrupting their flow, which causes Kristina (Monica Potter) and Adam (Peter Krause) to intervene.
Also starring: Mae Whitman, Craig T. Nelson, Bonnie Bedelia, Miles Heizer, Savannah Paige Rae, Xolo Mariduena, Tyree Brown
"ONCE WE WERE GODS"
03/14/2014 (09:00PM - 10:01PM) (Friday) :
03/14/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) : WILL GRAHAM’S TRIAL BEGINS, BUT WHEN AN AVID FAN STARTS RECREATING CRIMES SIMILAR TO THOSE WILL IS ACCUSED OF COMITTING, EVEN WILL’S STRONGEST DETRACTORS ARE FORCED TO RECONSIDER THE CASE AGAINST HIM
AS CYNTHIA NIXON GUEST STARS – Will Graham’s (Hugh Dancy) trial begins and he must watch as those closest to him are forced to take sides. Jack Crawford (Laurence Fishburne, already in hot water from Alana Bloom’s (Caroline Dhavernas) scathing report about his conduct with Will, is pulled in conflicting directions. He acknowledges that he may be partially to blame for pushing his star pupil over the edge. To add confusion to an already suspenseful trial, a court bailiff is killed in a Copycat-like manner and those closest to Will start to wonder if they were wrong about him. The outcome of the entire trial hangs in the balance as one last key victim is served up.
Also starring Hettienne Park, Aaron Abrams, Scott Thompson and Raúl Esparza.