It's time once again for the MTV Video Music Awards (Sunday, 7 p.m., MTV, MTV2 and Logo), which are utterly meaningless but always have some cool performances and generally have some sort of (usually manufactured) controversy.
Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake and Bruno Mars are scheduled to perform. And there's a rumor that 'N Sync will reunite.
Friday on TV ...
Women's college soccer (7 p.m., BYUtv): Cal State Fullerton at BYU
America's Next Top Model (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): The models have to walk a spinning runway.
Continuum (8 and 10 p.m., Syfy): Alec and Emily try to escape the mysterious Freelancers.
The White Queen (9 and 11:30 p.m., Starz): Elizabeth conjures up the perfect storm to get King Edward home.
Saturday on TV ...
Hell on Wheels (7 and 8 p.m., AMC): There's a new source of lumber.
MLS (7:30 p.m., Ch. 30): Columbus Crew at Real Salt Lake
Sunday on TV ...
Big Brother (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Contestants face eviction.
Family Dance Off (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Former Utahn Derek Hough ("Dancing With the Stars") hosts this show, which features - you guessed it! - families competing in a dance contest.
Breaking Bad (7, 9:35 and 11:40 p.m., AMC): Jesse wants to make a change.
The Secret Life of Dogs (7 and 10 p.m., Nat Geo Wild): A fascinating look into the behavior of dogs.
Unforgettable (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A cabbie is murdered.
Copper (8 p.m., BBC America): Corcoran's friend is in peril.
Masterpiece Mystery! (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): In "Silk," Martha Costello takes on challenging cases in an effort to boost her chances of becoming Queen's Counsel.
Low Winter Sun (8:04 and 10:40 p.m., AMC): Frank and Geddes cover up evidence.
Devious Maids (8:01 p.m., Lifetime): Remi is about to return from rehab; Taylor and Michael have some big news.
Dexter (10 p.m., Showtime): Dexter is determined to catch the Brain Surgeon.
Sister Wives (10 p.m., TLC): The family buries a time capsule; Robyn reveals a secret.
Jungle Gold (11 p.m., Discovery): Utahns Scott and George face a family emergency.
The Newsroom (11 p.m., HBO): Exactly what happened leading to the false report is revealed - and there are repercussions.
Ray Donovan (11 p.m., Showtime): Mickey tries to get incriminating evidence against Sean Walker.
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