Baker Burns Mentalist
Courteney Cox joins Scrubs as the hit hospital comedy moves to ABC and Simon Baker gets hot on The Mentalist.
Before Cox scrubs into Scrubs and the rest of TV tonight hits screens, my look at last night:
Tonight On TV - Tuesday, January 6ABC has another big night of premieres. First up is Homeland Security, an unusual reality show for ABC, which follows the border guards on their rounds. Next is the season premiere of Scrubs with guest star Courteney Cox and that's follow by Primetime: What Would You Do?
NBC is also all new starting with the seventh season premiere of The Biggest Loser and rolling into a shocking Law & Order: SVU.
CBS has all new episodes of their Tuesday night shows. First McGee is trapped in a woman's prison during a riot on NCIS, then Jane quits in order to track down Red John on Simon Baker's The Mentalist and finally, it's a teen with a secret life on Without a Trace.
Over on cableThe Real Housewives of Orange County is new tonight on Bravo.
Biography has a special on the 25th Anniversary of Star Trek.
Nip/Tuck is new on FX as is The Bad Girls Club on Oxygen.
VH1 counts down the 40 Greatest Pranks.
The Leverage crew gets involved with a scammer who preys on couples looking to adopt. That's on TNT at 10:00.
News and notableGetting ready for Super Bowl Sunday? Make sure you pick up your 3-D glasses at a Pepsi retailer in the coming weeks. You'll need them to see the 90-second Monsters vs. Aliens preview from DreamWorks Animation. It's being called the largest media-advertising event in history.
Lionsgate bought TV Guide Channel and the TV Guide website. I find that odd.
If you're a Netflix subscriber, you can get an early look at the Showtime series United States of Tara. It will be available from Jan. 8 on Netflix's Watch Instantly service, two weeks prior to its premiere on the network.
NBC is working on a music-themed drama called Soundtrack about a man who lives by the music he hears in his head. Does anyone remember Viva, Laughlin?
TLC has ordered episodes of the series NASCAR Wives.
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