The 68th Annual Tony Awards (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) is, of course, an awards show. But it's also a chance for those of us who can't get to New York to see a bit of Broadway's best.
Hugh Jackman returns as the host of this event, which is tape-delayed in this time zone.
Friday on TV ...
Brian Williams D-Day Special (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Williams talks to WWII veterans on the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
Continuum (8 p.m., Syfy): Alec crosses the Rubicon to protect his legacy.
Crossbones (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Blackbeard's master plan faces obstacles when a popular pirate captain arrives.
Deadliest Catch (9 p.m., Discovery): One of the captains tries to check into rehab.
Saturday on TV ...
Tennis (7 a.m., NBC/Ch. 5): French Open - women's final
Primary Children's Medical Center Telethon (11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; 6-9 p.m., Ch. 5): The annual fundraiser.
Horse racing (2:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): It's the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes, and if California Chrome wins he'll be the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 36 years. Post time is approximately 4:50 p.m.
Soccer (3:30 p.m., ESPN): International friendly - USA vs. Nigeria in a tune-up for the World Cup.
Stanley Cup Finals (5 p.m., Ch. 30): Game 2 - New York Rangers at Los Angeles Kings
PCL baseball (7 p.m., Ch. 14): Sacramento Rivercats at Salt Lake Bees
Orphan Black (7 and 10 p.m., BBC America): A new player in the clone conspiracy turns up.
Power (7, 8:05 and 9:10 p.m., Starz): Debut of this series about a drug lord trying to go straight and caught up in all sorts of drama. And, this being Starz, it's loaded with nudity, sex and violence.
MLS (8 p.m., Ch. 30): Portland Timbers at Real Salt Lake
Sunday on TV ...
Tennis (7 a.m., NBC/Ch. 5): French Open - men's final
NBA Finals (6 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Game 2 - Miami Heat at San Antonio Spurs
Enlisted (6 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): The impending visit of a general has everyone panicking.
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (6 and 9 p.m., Hallmark): A man receives crushing news through the mail.
Miss USA Competition (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): The 63rd annual event/cultural anachronism. (Tape delayed)
Turn (7 and 9 p.m., AMC): Mary struggles to accept that Abe is a spy. (Season finale)
Drop Dead Diva (7 and 11 p.m., Lifetime): Jane defends a guy on death row - a guy who is the reincarnated version of Grayson.
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): The documentary series concludes.
Halt and Catch Fire (8 and 10 p.m., AMC): After the IBM team leaves, Joe and hs team get to work.
Devious Maids (8 and 9 p.m., Lifetime): Nicholas asks Marisol a surprising question; Opal turns to Ethan for help.
Food Network Star (10 p.m., Food Network): Alton Brown asks the finalists to teach him a recipe.
Game of Thrones (10 p.m., HBO): Mance Rayder's army attacks Castle Black and the Night's Watch is in big trouble.
Nurse Jackie (10 p.m., Showtime): Jackie plots to get around a drug test.
Sister Wives (10 p.m., TLC): Meri's revelation could ruin her relationship with another sister wife in the Season 5 premiere.
Californication (10:30 p.m., Showtime): A nun helps Hank put things in perspective.
Veep (11 and 11:30 p.m., HBO): Selina trails in the polls; and in the season finale, the New Hampshire primary is just around the corner.
Penny Dreadful (11 p.m., Showtime): Vanessa recalls the events that led to Mina's disappearance.
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