May 17, 2021

Today’s Best Bets


The Neighborhood

CBS | 8:00 pm
After Calvin (Cedric the Entertainer) receives a surprise birthday gift that is connected with his father, Dave (Max Greenfield) comes up with an idea for them to spend the day celebrating in a fashion that pays tribute to the late Butler patriarch in the Season 3 finale "Welcome to the Surprise." Meanwhile, an unexpected turn of events changes the Johnsons' lives forever. Beth Behrs and Tichina Arnold also star. […]



CBS | 10:00 pm
Izzy (Yara Martinez) pushes the pause button on her and Bull's (Michael Weatherly) upcoming wedding after Bull has TAC handle the defense arguments at a corruption trial of the former district attorney — the one that Benny (Freddy Rodriguez) is running to replace, in the Season 5 finale, "A Friend in Need." Not surprisingly, Izzy isn't the only one in their circle who sees Bull's decision as a threat to Benny's campaign. […]


Running Wild With Bear Grylls

NGC | 9:00 pm
The Season 6 finale finds host Bear Grylls in the rugged wilderness of the eastern part of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, where he puts radio and TV personality Bobby Bones and his new fiancée, Caitlin Parker, through a wilderness boot camp. Grylls tests the couple's ability to rely on each other as they track potentially deadly mountain lions, descend towering sandstone cliffs, and hunt for food under cascading, ice-covered waterfalls. It adds up to a first-hand course in what the wild can teach us about the resilience of love. […]


American Experience

PBS | 9:00 pm
A new episode chronicles the life and career of American evangelist Billy Graham, who became well known internationally in the late 1940s and by the time of his death at 99 in 2018 was widely acknowledged as among the most influential Christian leaders of the 20th century. Graham provided spiritual counsel to every U.S. president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama and counted President Lyndon Johnson as one of his closest friends. As early as 1953, he insisted that his religious events no longer be racially segregated. […]


Bob Hearts Abishola

CBS | 8:30 pm
After spending an extended session comparing their busy personal and professional schedules, Bob and Abishola (Billy Gardell, Folake Olowofoyeku) are stunned to find a wedding date that works for both of them — as long they can pull it all together in just three weeks. Realizing that will be almost impossible to coordinate, they recruit their close friends and family to help plan their big day in the Season 2 finale, "God Accepts Venmo." Christine Ebersole and Matt Jones also star. […]

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