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TV News, Links, and What to Watch TonightS

What's New on TV Tonight

8 PM — 9 PM
ABC: Wipeout
NBC: Community and Perfect Couples
FOX: American Idol
ESPN: Winter X Games: Europe

9 PM — 10 PM
ABC: Private Practice
FOX: Bones
Discovery: Man vs. Wild
NBC: Parks and Recreation
Bravo: Kathy Griffin: 50 & Not Pregnant
HGTV: Selling New York
Spike: TNA Wrestling

10 PM — 11 PM
FX: Archer
MTV: Jersey Shore
NBC: 30 Rock and Outsourced
USA: Fairly Legal
Food Network: Ice Brigade
HGTV: House Hunters
A&E: Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force

Tonight's Late Night Guests

Conan: Larry King, Shaun White, Iron & Wine — repeat(TBS)
Lopez Tonight: Cameron Diaz, Jason Priestley, Luke Perry, Greg Fizsimmons — repeat (TBS)
Chelsea Lately: Rihanna — repeat (E!)
Jimmy Kimmel Live: Matthew McConaughey, Jena Malone, Young Dubliners (ABC)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Rainn Wilson, "Epic Meal Time" with Harley Morenstein & Sterling Toth, Serj Tankian (NBC)
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Howard Stern, Penn & Teller, Leon Russell (NBC)
Late Show with David Letterman: Tim McGraw, Shaquille O'Neal, Keri Hilson — repeat (CBS)
Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson: Mila Kunis, Geechy Guy — repeat (CBS)

  • In TV News...

  • Matt Pinfield is returning to MTV as the host of 120 Minutes. [The Hollywood Reporter]
  • What is TLC's next reality gem? A shot about police dogs called Unleashed: K-9 Broward County. Wasn't K-9 Cop enough? [Deadline]
  • The Insider's Lara Spencer will leave the show to join ABC News. [TV Squad]
  • The channels that 30 Rock's fictional reality shows could actually air on. [Vulture]
  • A&E's Biography will do an episode about Ted Williams—but doesn't it seem a little early to be concluding the man's story? [LA Times]
  • Alright! NBC has renewed Parks and Recreation, Community and The Office. [Vulture]
  • Kelsey Grammar is returning to TV, but this time he'll be in the director's chair. He'll direct Conan O'Brien's Vince Uncensored, which stars Michael Chiklis. [Deadline]
  • The big take-away from last night's Top Chef All-Stars was Padma Lakishmi in a bikini, it seems. [Warming Glow]
  • Here's some info on the series finale of Big Love. [Zap2it]
  • Phillip Seymour Hoffman is developing a drama about rural life for HBO called Upstate. [Deadline]
  • With American Idol in the same timeslot as America's Next Top Model this year, Tyra's numbers have taken a hit. Thus, starting next week, ANTM will move permanently to a 9pm slot. [Vulture]
  • Here's your first look at the new Charlie's Angels. [Pop Culture Brain]
  • SyFy likes Being Human so much that they've already ordered a new season. [Inside TV]
  • Around the Web...

  • Here's five reasons to love Mary Elizabeth Ellis. Is it bad that my #1 reason is that Charlie Day is her husband? Comedy power couple, anyone? [TV Guide]
  • The Daily Beast sat down with Rebecca Black (of "Friday ") fame. [The Daily Beast]
  • Gallagher is selling his props in order to keep his house. So if oversized mallets are your thing… have we got a sale for you! [Splitsider]
  • Peep the original logos for NBC, Universal Pictures, and Comcast. [NBC Universal]
  • Albert Brooks will play Paul Rudd's father in the Knocked Up sequel. [Splitsider]
  • Speaking of Paul, here are the threat levels of pop culture's friendliest invading aliens. [Vulture]
  • The movie poster for Woody Allen's Midnight In Paris is lovely—and incorporates Van Gogh's "Starry Night." [Cinema-Fanatic]