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What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of March 26

Friday, March 30

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FINALE! Kitchen Nightmares, 8-9 p.m. on FOX: In the Season 4 finale, super chef Gordon Ramsay visits Zocalo, a Mexican restaurant in Chicago, only to discover very poor service.

Fringe, 9-10 p.m. on FOX:
In “Nothing As It Seems,” a case is familiar to Peter (Joshua Jackson) but brand-new to the rest of the team.

Grimm, 9-10 p.m. on NBC:
Nick (David Giuntoli) joins forces with Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) to help solve the grisly murder of a familiar shop owner. Elsewhere, Captain Renard (Sasha Roiz) has Adalind (guest star Claire Coffee) cast a spell on Hank (Russell Hornsby) in “Island of Dreams.”

Nikita, 8-9 p.m. on The CW:
In “Power,” Nikita (Maggie Q) confronts Amanda (Melinda Clarke) as she and Ari (guest star Peter Outerbridge) set up a board meeting with Zetrov and prepare to take over the company. Meanwhile, Alex (Lyndsy Fonseca) surprises Ari by showing up at the board meeting with an old and powerful friend.

Supernatural, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
In Party On, Garth,” Garth (guest star DJ Qualls) calls Dean (Jensen Ackles) and Sam (Jared Padalecki) in to battle a Shojo, a Japanese creature you can see only when you’re drunk.

Tuesday, March 27

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Dancing With the Stars, 8-10 p.m. on ABC: Catch up on all the Season 14 action so far, and then tune in for the first results show.

NCIS, 8-9 p.m. on CBS:
Director Vance’s (Rocky Carroll) brother-in-law is the lead suspect when Gibbs (Mark Harmon) and the NCIS team investigate the murder of a petty officer in “The Good Son.”

New Girl, 9-9:30 p.m. on FOX:
In “Fancyman, Pt. 2,” Jess’s (Zooey Deschanel) first date with Russell (guest star Dermot Mulroney) doesn’t go as planned, and a visit from Nick’s (Jake Johnson) old college pal (guest star Martin Starr) evokes Nick’s inner frat boy. Meanwhile, Winston (Lamorne Morris) panics when Shelby (guest star Kali Hawk) takes off on a girls’ getaway, and someone finds out about Schmidt (Max Greenfield) and Cece’s (Hannah Simone) secret relationship.

Ringer, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
Bridget (Sarah Michelle Gellar) decides that the only way she will feel safe is if she testifies against Bodaway Macawi (guest star Zahn McClarnon). Meanwhile, Agent Machado (Nestor Carbonell) gets suspended from the FBI, and Henry (Kristoffer Polaha) tells Siobhan she needs to let go of her revenge plot or they cannot be together in “Let’s Kill Bridget.”

PREMIERE! 16 and Pregnant, 10-11 p.m. and 11-midnight on MTV:
Season 4 kicks off with two episodes centered on its 12 new teen mom stars. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Sunday, April 1: April Fools' Day!

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Academy of Country Music Awards, 8-11 p.m. on CBS: Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton host the 47th annual celebration in Las Vegas. Kenny Chesney leads the artists with nine nominations, and Jason Aldean is second with six.

Once Upon a Time, 8-9 p.m. on ABC:
Emma (Jennifer Morrison) continues her search for evidence to will prove Mary Margaret’s (Ginnifer Goodwin) innocence in the murder of David’s (Josh Dallas) wife, Kathryn. Meanwhile, in the fairytale land that was — before evil blackened her soul — Regina (Lana Parrilla) must choose between betraying her mother, Cora (Barbara Hershey), and marrying for true love, or getting hitched to royalty and living a regal, but loveless, life. Finally, the event that caused the Evil Queen to loathe Snow White is revealed — all in “The Stable Boy.”

The Real Housewives of Atlanta, 9-10 p.m. on Bravo:
The Season 4 drama continues down in ATL.

PREMIERE! Game of Thrones, 9-10 p.m. on HBO:
In the Season 2 premiere, Robb Stark (Richard Madden) continues his campaign against the Lannisters, and Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) tries to rein in the impulsive Joffrey (Jack Gleeson) in King’s Landing. Meanwhile, Stannis Baratheon (Stephen Dillane) sets out to claim his dead brother’s throne, and Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) and the khalasar try to survive in the Red Waste. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

PREMIERE! The Killing, 8-10 p.m. on AMC:
Season 2 of this dark murder mystery kicks off with a two-hour premiere — one that better answer some questions. For starters, who in the heck killed Rosie Larsen?

Mad Men, 10-11 p.m. on AMC:
Peggy (Elisabeth Moss) receives new responsibilities as the firm makes a concentrated push to increase business. Later, Don (Jon Hamm) and Harry (Rich Sommer) go the extra mile for a big client.

Khloe & Lamar, 10-10:30 p.m. on E!:
Khloe flies to New York for an appearance, and Lamar learns he’s being traded by the Lakers in “The Trade.”

GCB, 10-11 p.m. on ABC:
Heather (Marisol Nichols) brings Sheryl Crow to perform at the annual church fundraiser with a little help from her client and new love interest, Andrew (Tom Everett Scott), but it’s Gigi (Annie Potts) who steals the show with Burl (Bruce Boxleitner) in “Forbidden Fruit.”

WrestleMania 28 on PPV from Miami Sun Life Stadium: The Rock vs. WWE Superstar John Cena — a once-in-a-lifetime match

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Wednesday, March 28

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American Idol, 8-10 p.m. on FOX: Season 11’s nine remaining finalists perform.

America’s Next Top Model: British Invasion, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
The women head to Toronto Fashion Week in Week 5 of Cycle 18, where they go on castings to book modeling jobs. At the photo shoot, the women pose in foliage while being covered in maple syrup. Kelly Cutrone and Nigel Barker join guest judge Beverly Johnson and Tyra Banks on the judges’ panel for elimination.

Happy Endings, 9:30-10 p.m. on ABC:
What starts out a white lie on Penny’s (Casey Wilson) part to avoid an annoying childhood friend snowballs out of control: Jane (Eliza Coupe) fakes a pregnancy (complete with fake baby shower), Dave (Zachary Knighton) pretends he’s terminally ill, and Alex (Elisha Cuthbert) fakes a change in sexual orientation. Meanwhile, Max (Adam Pally) and Dave’s lonely landlord (guest star Ben Falcone), jealous of their active love lives, looks for ways to evict them... until he takes a shine to Alex — all in “Big White Lies.”

Thursday, March 29

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Community, 8-8:30 p.m. on NBC: Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown), Pierce (Chevy Chase), and Britta (Gillian Jacobs) plot to bring about the early demise of the cafeteria’s new Greendale Subway shop, and Vice Dean Laybourne (guest star John Goodman) makes another attempt to get Troy (Donald Glover) to join the Air Conditioning Repair Annex in “Digital Exploration of Interior Design.”

American Idol, 8-9 p.m. on FOX:
One finalist gets the boot. Who will it be?

Touch, 9-10 p.m. on FOX:
In “Safety in Numbers,” Martin (Kiefer Sutherland) discovers that a homeless man’s obsession with numbers is similar to Jake’s (David Mazouz).

The Vampire Diaries, 8-9 p.m. on The CW:
In “The Murder of One,” Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Stefan (Paul Wesley) focus on a new project that will bring them closer to destroying Klaus (Joseph Morgan), but Stefan’s emotional turmoil leads him to a dangerous confrontation with Klaus and a heartbreaking moment with Elena (Nina Dobrev). [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

The Secret Circle, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
Jake (Chris Zylka) gets a surprise visit from an old acquaintance named Samuel (guest star Chad Rook), a witch hunter, who has a message for Blackwell (guest star Joe Lando) about Eben’s (guest star Sammi Rotibi) surprising next move. However, Cassie (Britt Robertson) intervenes, forcing Samuel to reveal his shocking news about what Eben is trying to resurrect in “Sacrifice.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Awake, 10-11 p.m. on NBC:
Detective Britten (Jason Isaacs) suddenly becomes a suspect in his own case when an FBI agent, Santoro (Megan Dodds), questions his methods of tracking down a serial killer thought to be dead. Meanwhile, in the wake of her son’s death, Hannah (Laura Allen) is finding comfort in exploring the possibility of moving to Oregon and going back to school in “Oregon.”

PREMIERE! The Pauly D Project, 10:30-11 p.m. on MTV:
In the premiere of this Jersey Shore spin-off, we meet Pauly’s entourage, which includes “Biggie,” Pauly’s mentor and the only guy in the group who has a girlfriend, and Jerry, Pauly’s bodyguard. The show follows Pauly as he sets up his DJ-in-residence at The Palms in Las Vegas and travels back home to Rhode Island to hang with his family and his “only” ex-girlfriend. [WATCH A SNEAK PEEK]

Monday, March 26

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Dancing With the Stars, 8-10 p.m. on ABC: In Week 2 of Season 14, the couples bust a move to stay in the competition.

Castle, 10-11 p.m. on ABC:
When a bomb explodes at a protest rally in “47 Seconds,” killing five people, Castle (Nathan Fillion) and Beckett (Stana Katic) realize the key to solving the case is to reconstruct the 47 seconds prior to the explosion. Using video and witness accounts, they uncover the shocking truth about who planted the bomb. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

FINALE! Alcatraz, 8-10 p.m. on FOX:
Rebecca (Sarah Jones) and Doc (Jorge Garcia) close in on a man who may be the key to understanding why the criminals are returning.

The Secret Life of the American Teenager, 8-9 p.m. on ABC Family:
In the long-awaited return of Season 4, “Smokin’ Like a Virgin,” Ben (Kenny Baumann) and Dylan grow closer, and Amy (Shailene Woodley) confesses she is in no hurry to get married. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

PREMIERE! Make It or Break It, 9-10 p.m. on ABC Family:
In the Season 3 premiere, “Smells Like Winner,” the girls adjust to their new home: the USA Training Center. Payson (Ayla Kell) copes with bad news, and Kaylie (Josie Loren) tries to fit her boyfriend into her life.

The Voice, 8-10 p.m. on NBC:
The final round of battles determine who goes on to the live rounds.

Smash, 10-11 p.m. on NBC:
In “The Coup,” the team deals with the aftermath of the workshop. Ivy (Megan Hilty) remains in the dark about her fate, while Derek (Jack Davenport) recruits Karen (Katharine McPhee) to help him steal the musical from Tom and Julia (Christian Borle and Debra Messing). Eileen (Anjelica Huston) must face up to her ex-husband, Jerry (guest star Michael Cristofer), when their daughter Katie (guest star Grace Gummer) pays a surprise visit from India.

Once in a Lifetime - Rock vs. Cena, 8-9 p.m. on USA:
This special follows WWE Superstars The Rock and John Cena on their respective roads to WrestleMania XXVIII, which airs on Sunday, April 1, at 7 p.m. ET.

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Happy Monday, TV lovers! Wetpaint Entertainment is here with a rundown of all the shows you need to watch this week.

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