Enjoy ‘Adele Live in New York City’ Tonight

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Grammy Award-winning musician Adele will treat viewers to a special concert from the comfort of their couches tonight. “Adele Live in New York City” will air at 9 p.m. CT, following part one of the two-part season finale of “The Voice.”

The sold out event was taped in Radio City Musical Hall in November. This evening, enjoy the one-night only concert as the British singer celebrates the release of her new album.

NBC is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Three Seasonal Specials Air this Evening

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Tonight, TV viewers have an even wider variety of choices than usual, as three specials are scheduled to premiere. Networks will feature familiar faces and holiday spirit in an evening packed with entertainment.

At 7 p.m. CT, “Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond” will air on ABC. Producers, designers, and voice actors will celebrate the animated favorite’s anniversary, and explore Pixar’s early years in digital film.

Viewers can celebrate the season with “Michael Bublé’s Christmas in Hollywood” at 7 p.m. on NBC. The one-hour musical program will feature performances from Celine Dion and Tori Kelly, in addition to appearances by Jay Leno, Eva Longoria, and Blake Shelton.

Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors,” inspired by the musician’s remarkable upbringing, will follow on NBC at 8 p.m. The movie special is set in the Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains in 1955, and explores Parton’s family-oriented and faith-based story.

ABC and NBC are available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Watch ‘Aquarius’ on NBC & Suddenlink2Go

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Tonight, NBC will air the two-hour premiere of original series “Aquarius,” starring David Duchovny, at 8 p.m. CT. The entire series will be available starting tomorrow, May 29, on the NBC website. Suddenlink customers can also watch with Suddenlink2GO.

Duchovny stars as Sam Hodiak, a 1960s LAPD homicide detective. When he is charged with the case of a missing teen, Hodiak goes undercover to track Charles Manson and his followers before their infamous murder spree.

NBC is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Note: You must have a Suddenlink online account to access mostSuddenlink2GO content.  Simply visit suddenlink.net, select the “Not Registered? SIGN UP NOW” option — found next to the “Log In” link on the right side of the page — and follow the provided instructions.

NBC is Casting for ‘First Dates’

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Are you, or someone you know, single and looking for love? NBC is searching for individuals to star in “First Dates,” a series dedicated to finding men and women of all ages and backgrounds their perfect match.

After “First Dates” received high ratings in the UK, Executive Producer Ellen DeGeneres decided to bring the dating series to the US.

The “First Dates” application and rules are now available.

NBC is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

NBC Bids Farewell to ‘Parks and Rec’

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After 6 years and seven seasons, “Parks and Recreation” will conclude tonight.  The series, starring Amy Poehler as city employee Leslie Knope, will air a special one-hour finale.

Bid farewell to the city of Pawnee at 9 CT, following the season premiere of The Voice on NBC.

NBC is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Reality Shows Top Summer Programming

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According to Nielson ratings, aging reality shows have taken the lead in TV programming this summer. Shows that have been airing a minimum of nine years, such as “America’s Got Talent” on NBC, are the most-watched among adults between the ages of 18 and 49.

Other notable summer reality series include “Big Brother” on CBS, “The Bachelorette” on ABC and “Hell’s Kitchen” on FOX.

To see a full list of this summer’s top and bottom programs, see an article by Media Life Magazine.

NBC, CBS, ABC and FOX are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Seth Meyers’ ‘Late Night’ Gig Starts Tonight

Tonight, longtime “Saturday Night Live” writer and Weekend Update host Seth Myers will begin his new role as host of NBC’s “Late Night.”

New York Times’ media reporter Bill Carter spoke with Meyers about joining the ranks of former “Late Night” hosts, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Fallon.

‘The Sound of Music Live!’ Debuts Tonight

NBC is going out on a two huge limbs tonight by remaking the beloved classic “The Sound of Music” and doing so live. “The Sound of Music Live,” starring Carrie Underwood as Maria, airs at 7 p.m. CT.

Like the 1965 Julie Andrews movie, the revamp is based on the original Broadway musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein.

Saturns Honor Best in Horror, Sci-fi, Fantasy, Action

The 38th annual Saturn Awards, which honored TV and film’s recent horror, sci-fi, fantasy, and action achievements, were held this week. 

Best Film Awards went to “Marvel’s the Avengers” (Science Fiction); “Life of Pi” (Fantasy); “The Cabin in the Woods” (Horror/Thriller); and “Skyfall” (Action/Adventure).

Best TV Awards went to NBC’s “Revolution” (Best Network Series); AMC’s “The Walking Dead” (Best Syndicated/Cable Series) and “Breaking Bad” (Best Presentation on TV); and MTV’s “Teen Wolf” (Best Youth-Oriented Series).

SuperHeroHype offers a full list of winners.

You can catch “Life of Pi” and “Skyfall,” as well as other Saturn Award winners, “Cloud Atlas,” “Django Unchained,” “The Hobbit: an Unexpected Journey,” and “Les Miserables,” on Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD). Where Suddenlink VOD is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.

NBC, AMC, and MTV are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Hurricane Relief Telethon Airs Tonight

NBCU announced yesterday that its networks – NBC, Bravo, CNBC, E!, G4, MSNBC, Style, Syfy and USA – will join forces to air “Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together,”  a one-hour live telethon tonight.  Proceeds will aid American Red Cross efforts to assist those affected by Hurricane Sandy. HBO and The Weather Channel also have signed on to broadcast the telethon. 

Matt Lauer will host the show, which begins at 7 p.m. CT.  Scheduled performers include Christina Aguilera, Mary J. Blige, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen and Sting.  Also scheduled to appear are Kevin Bacon, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, James Gandolfini, Al Roker, Jon Stewart and Brian Williams.

Donations can be made on the Red Cross website or by phone at 1-800-RED-CROSS.  To make a $10 donation, text the word REDCROSS to 90999.

CNBC, USA and The Weather Channel are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.