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CBS gets religious (sort of) with the two-part, four hour TV movie “The Dove Keepers” (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2). It’s an adaptation of Alice Hoffman’s novel about two women who survived the first-century seige of Masada. And it’s pretty much …

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    FILE - In this March 14, 2015 file photo, honoree Justin Bieber arrives at the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, Calif. Bieber's former neighbors Jeffrey and Suzanne Schwartz sued the pop singer in Los Angeles on Thursday March 19, 2015, claiming he spit on Jeffrey Schwartz during a dispute in March 2013 and caused emotional distress with loud parties and unsafe driving in their neighborhood. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) Monday on TV: Justin Bieber tries to remake his image by getting roasted. Really.
    If you’re a spoiled brat pop star who has burned a lot of bridges with your terrible behavior, how do you remake your image? If you’re Justin Bieber, ...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 03:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    In this photo taken Oct. 27 2009 South African comedian Trevor Noah is photographed during an interview. Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to New ‘Daily Show’ host is going to have a rough go of it
    I feel kind of sorry for Trevor Noah. I know that sounds counter-intuitive. Noah was just named as Jon Stewart’s successor as the host of “The Daily S...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 11:12 am   |     |   Share
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Liza (Sutton Foster) and Josh (Nico Tortorella) go on a date. “Younger” premieres March 31 on TV Land. Scott D. Pierce: ‘Weird Loners’ is sort of weirdly entertaining
    The creator of the new Fox comedy “Weird Loners” readily admits the show is autobiographical — and he doesn’t care who knows it. “I was thinking abou...
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  • Trevor Noah set to replace Stewart on ‘Daily Show’
    New York • Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to “The Daily Show” a handful of times during the past year, will...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 08:27 am   |     |   Share

  • In this image released by CBS, Dean Winters portrays Det. Russ Agnew, left, and Josh Duhamel portrays Special Agent Milton Chamberlain in a scene from On ‘Battle Creek,’ Dean Winters and Josh Duhamel, cracking cases as they clash
    An odd-couple cop drama with a not-so-buddy comedy streak: That’s “Battle Creek,” which pairs a hard-bitten detective from the budget-strapped police ...
    Updated Mar 28 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • A scientist labels each protein in the radio nucleotide sequence of human genes to create a unique DNA profile.
Courtesy of © Dan McCoy - Rainbow/Science Faction/Corbis PBS explores cancer in stunning 3-part documentary
    “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” manages the near impossible. The three-part, six-hour PBS documentary series not only looks at the history of ca...
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    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski speaks with Duke's Tyus Jones during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Duke won 84-77. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) This weekend on TV: Can Utes make it from the Sweet 16 to the Elite Eight?
    Utah makes it first trip to the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 in a decade on Friday, taking on perennial basketball power Duke (7:45 p.m., CBS...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 02:01 pm   |     |   Share
  • Roma Downey and Mark Burnett are the executive producers of Religion is a hot topic on TV
    When Roma Downey arrived in Salt Lake City in the summer of 1994, there weren’t a whole lot of expectations for her or her television series. The actr...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 05:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Thursday on TV: Meredith and Derek are in trouble on ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ ... ho, hum
    In a lot of ways, “Grey’s Anatomy” (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) has been rejuvenated by new characters. But the show’s original power couple — Meredith (Ellen ...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 05:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • Actor Jason Beghe talks about his time as a Scientologist in the HBO documentary TV preview: Scientology is exposed on HBO
    Tawdry celebrity secrets are exposed in “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief.” But that’s just a minor part of the fascinating, frighten...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 03:07 pm   |     |   Share
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Dan Foley and Sierra Dawn Thomas on Wednesday on TV: Utah woman has to put up with chauvenistic, mysogynistic jerks on ‘Survivor’
    After five episodes of “Survivor” (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2), I’m feeling sort of sorry for Utahn Sierra Dawn Thomas. She’s still alive in the game, which is...
    Updated Mar 25 2015 06:06 pm   |     |   Share
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Fox 13  anchor Kerri Cronk on the set of Scott D. Pierce: Ratings demos give KSTU win; KUTV 2nd; KSL 3rd
    The demographic data is in from the February sweeps, and KSTU-Ch. 13 won in the late-news demos that count. Here’s how the local stations stacked up ...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 10:35 am   |     |   Share
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    Utahn Noelle Bybee auditions on Tuesday on TV: Utahn is out, but ‘The Voice’ goes on
    I don’t want to say “I told you so,” but, well, I told you so. When Utahn Noelle Bybee made it through the blind auditions on “The Voice” but only got...
    Updated Mar 24 2015 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
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James Corden takes over as host of “The Late Late Show” on Monday, March 23, on the CBS Television Network. Art Streiber  |  CBS Monday on TV: Can’t wait to see James Corden on “The Late Late Show”
    James Corden takes over as host of “The Late Late Show” (11:35 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) tonight, and his guests are Tom Hanks and Mila Kunis. And we’re being ...
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James Corden takes over as host of “The Late Late Show” on Monday, March 23, on the CBS Television Network. Art Streiber  |  CBS Scott D. Pierce: I think you’re gonna love James Corden
    The fact that it’s kind of weird that CBS selected James Corden to host “The Late Late Show” isn’t lost on Corden, who makes his late-night debut Mond...
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    Stephen F. Austin guard Trey Pinkney, left, dives in to try and steal the ball from Utah guard Brandon Taylor during the second half of an NCAA college basketball second-round game in Portland, Ore., Thursday, March 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer) This weekend on TV: Utah men are on CBS at the NCAA tournament; BYU women are streaming online on ESPN3
    After a victory over Stephen F. Austin on Thursday, the University of Utah men’s basketball team returns to NCAA tournament play on Saturday. The fift...
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  • In this image released by Fox, Jussie Smollett, left, and Terrence Howard appear in a scene from the season one finale of Finale of ‘Empire’ draws 17.6 million viewers
    New York • With a standard-setting finale to its first season reaching 17.6 million viewers, Fox’s music business drama “Empire” has proven that it’s ...
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    Oregon's Elgin Cook, left, fouls Utah's Kenneth Ogbe during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/The Register-Guard, Andy Nelson) Thursday on TV: Utes open play in the NCAA basketball tournament
    The University of Utah is back in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament for the first time since 2009. The fifth-seeded Utes take on 12th-seeded Stephe...
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Kurt (Chris Colfer) and Rachel (Lea Michele) make a pact in a flashback to 2009 in the special two-hour series finale of TV preview: ‘Glee’ gone after one last episode
    After six seasons and 121 episodes, “Glee” calls it quits with a two-hour episode that flashes back and forward. We’ll see how the regulars met and ge...
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Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson) visits Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) to claim her share of the company in the premiere episode of Wednesday on TV: ‘Empire’ ends Season 1 with a bang
    In the two-hour, first-season finale of “Empire” (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13), Lucious has a secret that’s about to change everything. Well, not for a while. ...
    Updated Mar 18 2015 05:45 pm   |     |   Share

Kyle Chandler (John Rayburn) and Sissy Spacek (Sally Rayburn) in the Netflix original series Netflix’s ‘Bloodline’ is binge-ready
    Any Netflix subscriber knows that the quality of the streaming service’s original series is on par with the best of broadcast and cable television. T...
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  • In this image released by Netflix, Jane Krakowski, left, and Ellie Kemper appear in a scene from Laughs stream with Jane Krakowski on Netflix’s ‘Unbreakable’
    Here’s some good news: The daffy ethos of “30 Rock” lives again in “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.” And why shouldn’t it? This new Netflix comedy (with it...
    Updated Mar 20 2015 03:35 pm   |     |   Share
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Tyler Haws warms up before the BYU vs. San Diego Toreros at the Marriott Center,  Saturday, January 4, 2014. Tuesday on TV; There’s BYU basketball, zombies and a lesbian sitcom
    Tonight’s TV schedule includes a basketball game of local interest and a couple of premieres — a good zombie show and a bad lesbian sitcom. The NCAA m...
    Updated Mar 17 2015 02:05 pm   |     |   Share
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Dancing with the Stars: Live! Tour arrives at the Maverik Center Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, featuring Utah’s own Mirrorball winner Witney Carson and her celebrity partner Alfonso Ribeiro. Other performers include 24-year-old dance sensation, Keo Motsepe, a hugely successful pro-dancer from South Africa, and Mark Ballas, Sasha Farber and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Paul Karmiryan and their partners. Monday on TV: They’re ‘Dancing with the Stars’ again on ABC — the 20th season begins
    The 20th season of “Dancing With the Stars” gets under way tonight (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4), and here what you can expect: Noah Galloway partnered with Sha...
    Updated Mar 16 2015 04:38 pm   |     |   Share