The big theme on the small screen this week? Guest stars! We’ve got Timothy Dalton on “Chuck,” Mandy Moore on “Grey’s Anatomy,” Hilary Duff on “Community,” Jason Sudeikis on “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia,” and Eliza Dushku on “The Big Bang Theory.” But what do you really need to watch this week? Previews and more after the jump.
The Show: “The Women of ‘SNL’”
Set Your DVR For: Tonight, 9 p.m. (EST), NBC
Over the past 36 years, there have been some pretty awesome lady regulars on “Saturday Night Live.” Tonight, a tribute to them—from Gilda Radner (above) to Tina Fey.
The Show: “My Big Friggin’ Wedding”
Set Your DVR For: Tonight, 9 p.m. (EST), VH1
The New Jersey obsession continues. This time, we follow five real-life Jersey couples who are getting married. Get ready for a lot of cursing, fights, and big personalities.
The Show: “Mario Lopez: Saved by the Baby”
Set Your DVR For: Tonight, 10:30 p.m. (EST), VH1
Mario Lopez is the latest c-lister to get a celebreality show. He and his lady are kinda cute, but I mainly watch because of the clever title and the English (or is it French?) bulldog.
The Show: “Circus”
Set Your DVR For: Wednesday, 9 p.m. (EST) PBS
I have never been as excited for a mini-series as I am for this one, which follows the members of the Big Apple Circus. Meet the performers and find out what made them run away and join the circus. Oh, and see some pretty spectacular acts. That don’t always go as planned.
The Show: “The Big Bang Theory”
Set Your DVR For: Thursday, 8 p.m. (EST), CBS
This show has had the BEST guest stars this year. First, Mayim Bialik. And in this episode: Eliza Dushku. More please!
The Show: “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”
Set Your DVR For: Thursday, 10 p.m. (EST), Bravo
In this episode, Camille starts planning what she’ll get in the divorce. And Taylor throws a birthday party for her 4-year-old that costs $50,000. Eesh!