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TheTelevision Network announces highlights of its upcoming November sweeps programming, featuring “The 48th Annual CMA Awards,” “The 2014 American Music Awards,” “MARVEL: 75 Years, from Pulp To Pop!,” a “Castle” wedding, and the explosive Fall Finales of all three #TGIT dramas: “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal,” and “How to Get Away with Murder,” and the new special “Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs That Changed Country Music With Robin Roberts.
“THE VIEW” — Dark deception, creative companionship, capitol style and epic tragedy are all in store for the co-hosts of’s “The View” as they celebrate Halloween on Friday, October 31. From frightening to fantastical, glamorous to ghoulish, the stage is set for a Halloween unlike any other. Guest who? An exciting list of guest co-hosts will join moderator Whoopi Goldberg and co-hosts Rosie O’Donnell, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace throughout the month. Lisa Kudrow stops by and she isn’t the only one making a comeback, former co-host Joy Behar makes her first guest appearance along with a stellar lineup of comedians, actors and entertainers. There will be a birthday bash for Whoopi, election coverage with GMA’s George Stephanopoulos, and a “can’t miss” performance that will make the audience go gaga. We will delve into the genealogy of the co-hosts and you will not believe what we found. From food to style to shopping, we will search coast to coast to find the “Best Stuff in America.” “The View” airs MONDAY – FRIDAY (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., ET) on The ABC Television Network.
“THE CHEW” — During the week of November 3–7, It’s “Thanksgiving 101” when “The Chew” hosts a weeklong cooking school sharing all of the tips and essential tools needed to be a success in the kitchen this holiday season. November 10-14 is full of surprises with “Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?,” a weeklong series featuring surprise guests who will join co-hosts Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly and Daphne Oz in the kitchen. “The Chew” will also feature the additional Thanksgiving-themed series “Thanksgiving on a Dime” November 11–17 and on Friday, November 21, “The Chew” celebrates Turkey Day with a Five Dollar Feast showing viewers how to create a delicious Thanksgiving Day meal for only $5 per person. Throughout the month of November, “The Chew” welcomes guests Dr. Oz (“The Dr. Oz Show”), Wendy Williams (“The Wendy Williams Show”), Niecy Nash, Brooke Shields, Kristen Chenowith, Ina Garten and Kevin McKidd (ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy”) as well as the stars of the laugh out loud sitcom “Hot in Cleveland.” “The Chew” airs MONDAY – FRIDAY (1:00–2:00 p.m., ET) on The ABC Television Network.
“GENERAL HOSPITAL” — Buckle up and get ready for addictive, can’t miss episodes of “General Hospital,”MONDAY-FRIDAY (3:00–4:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Dirty little lies always have a way of coming out and impacting the residents of Port Charles, and now multiple lives are at stake as everyone seems to want revenge. Franco and Carly plan to get married on October 31, but what tricks does Franco have up his sleeve? Nina begins to spiral out of control and sets her plan in motion to get Ava’s baby. In the interim, someone gets shot. Anna and Duke’s relationship is put to the test, while Elizabeth and Jake continue to grow closer. Seven time Daytime Emmy® winner Anthony Geary is back as Luke. Lastly, as another Thanksgiving approaches, could this be the year the Quartermaine’s finally get a normal Thanksgiving meal? Don’t count on it!
“JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE” – Jimmy Kimmel kicks off Sweeps with a special Halloween-themed episode that will feature the 9th Annual Half & Half Halloween Costume Pageant and the return of this year’s Halloween Candy YouTube Challenge. Guests during the month include Jennifer Aniston (“Horrible Bosses 2”), Jim Carrey (“Dumb and Dumber To”), Mike Myers (“Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon”), Jamie Foxx (“Horrible Bosses 2”), Jason Bateman (“Horrible Bosses 2”), Chris Pine (“Horrible Bosses 2”), Keira Knightley (“Laggies”), Christoph Waltz (“Horrible Bosses 2”), Elizabeth Banks (“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1”), Andy Samberg (“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”), Maya Rudolph (“Big Hero 6”), Mindy Kaling (“The Mindy Project”), One Direction (“Four”), Nathan Fillion (ABC’s “Castle”), Evangeline Lilly (“The Squickerwonkers”), Geena Davis (ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy”), Scott Foley (ABC’s “Scandal”), Bellamy Young (ABC’s “Scandal”) Aubrey Plaza (“Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever”), Ken Jeong (“Penguins of Madagascar”), Nate Parker (“Beyond the Lights”), Rosie Perez (ABC’s “The View”), John Mulaney (“Mulaney”), Tom Verica (“How to Get Away with Murder”), Gina Rodriguez (“Jane the Virgin”), Gugu Mbatha-Raw (“Beyond the Lights”) and more. Musical performances by Kenny Chesney, The Flaming Lips, Fall Out Boy, Cobra Starship featuring Icona Pop, Rick Ross, Spandau Ballet, Jessie J, Tears for Fears, Nickelback and Jaime Foxx. “Jimmy Kimmel Live” airs MONDAY – FRIDAY (11:35 p.m.–12:37 a.m., ET).
“IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN” — The classic animated Halloween-themed PEANUTS special, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” (OAD on ABC 10/30/01), created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz, as well as a bonus PEANUTS cartoon, “You’re Not Elected, Charlie Brown,” in which Linus runs for class president, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30 (8:00–9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SCANDAL” — “An Innocent Man” – Olivia is summoned by a convicted assassin who claims he was wrongly accused, while Mellie becomes intrigued by a former first lady whose stories seem to be strikingly similar to her own. Meanwhile, Elizabeth inches closer to corrupting the White House and Fitz makes a shocking move, on “Scandal,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30 (9:00–10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Portia de Rossi and Brian Benben guest star.
“HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER” — “Freakin’ Whack-a-Mole” – A case gets personal for Annalise and the team when their client is a man from the projects who was sentenced to death by Asher’s father several years ago. Meanwhile, Wes is still angry at Annalise for hiding information about Lila’s case, so Annalise must convince him to get back in line. In flash-forwards, we find out exactly where Asher was on the night of the murder, on “How to Get Away with Murder,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“LAST MAN STANDING” — “Mike Advises Mandy” – Mike offers Mandy advice on how to set aside money to pay the taxes on her struggling online clothing business. But she decides to do it her way – by opening up a pop up store at Bud’s Buds, on “Last Man Standing,” FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31 (8:00-8:31 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“CRISTELA” — Gabriel Iglesias guest stars. “Hall-Oates-Ween” – It’s Halloween and Cristela is eager to show Trent her “party-whispering” skills to make this year’s party a success. After failing to convince Josh, Cristela gets Maddie to join her in dressing up as Hall & Oates. Meanwhile at home, Natalia’s dislike for Halloween has her celebrating the Day of the Dead instead and, ironically, her stories of deceased relatives makes her the most popular Halloween attraction in the neighborhood, on “Cristela,” FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SHARK TANK” — “Episode 609” – A man from Cumming, Georgia promotes unique exercise clothing that provides hyper-gravity weight training; a Spokane, Washington entrepreneur has a product to appeal to today’s “urban beardsman” with beard oils, mustache waxes and a community for facial hair aficionados; two New Yorkers have a karaoke machine that adds jaw-dropping vocal harmonies to help users sound like their favorite stars; belts that are easy for kids to use from a St. Louis, Missouri woman; and a follow up story on Barbara Corcoran’s deal from last season, Grace & Lace, hand-knitted socks and legwarmers, on “Shark Tank,” FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31(9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS” — “Episode 2502”— This week’s highlights include a little boy who is over the moon after his first kiss, a man doing cartwheels in the corridor of a hotel accidentally hits and breaks a ceiling sprinkler, parents secretly replace the stuffing in an Oreo with toothpaste to see their kids’ reactions and a tribute to the World Cup AFV-style with a montage featuring soccer mishaps, on “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (7:00-8:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“ONCE UPON A TIME” — “Family Business”- The race is on to track down the elusive Snow Queen, who was once a foster mother to a young Emma – whose memories of this event have been erased – in order to discover what her ultimate end game is for Elsa and the residents of Storybrooke, and unaware that she does not possess the real blade that controls The Dark One, Belle attempts to use it to get her reluctant husband to show her where the Snow Queen is hiding. Meanwhile, back in the past, Belle travels to Arendelle and, with Anna’s help, seeks out Grand Pabbie to help her regain her lost memories in order to discover the fate of her mother, on “Once Upon a Time,”SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. John Rhys-Davies (“The Lord of the Rings,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark”) Voices Grand Pabbie.
“RESURRECTION” — “Afflictions” – Bellamy, now desperately ill himself, turns to an unexpected source, his shadowy government contact (guest star Donna Murphy) for help and ends up with a shocking revelation about his past. And after another Returned disappears into thin air like Caleb Richards, the living look for answers. A newcomer to Arcadia (guest star Kyle Secor) makes Henry a tantalizing offer, on “Resurrection,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (9:00-10:01 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“REVENGE” — “Damage” – Charlotte’s downward spiral takes her to a place where even Emily worries she can’t be saved as David and Nolan have a very public reunion, on “Revenge,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“DANCING WITH THE STARS” — “Episode 1908” – Dynamic Duos Night, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3, (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“COUNTDOWN TO THE CMA AWARDS: 15 SONGS THAT CHANGED COUNTRY MUSIC WITH ROBIN ROBERTS” — As country music fans around the world gear-up to celebrate The 48th Annual CMA Awards, ABC brings viewers its sixth annual pre-CMA Awards Special, “Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts,” MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SELFIE” – “Even Hell Has Two Bars” — Eliza and Henry spend the weekend at the Saperstein’s estate but with zero cell reception and a prospective promotion being dangled in front of them, both Henry and Eliza exhibit some questionable behavior, on “Selfie,” TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4 (8:02-8:30 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“SELFIE” — “Never Block Cookies” – Eliza observes Henry’s constant bad mood and lack of skills with women and becomes determined to get him some action, whether he wants it or not, on “Selfie,” TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“MARVEL: 75 YEARS, FROM PULP TO POP!” — Hosted by Emily VanCamp (ABC’s “Revenge”) — Experience an exciting journey through the 75 year history of the Marvel Universe, from its humble beginnings as Timely Comics in 1939 to the birth of The Marvel Age in the 1960s, and finally the cinematic blockbusters of today, in the original special, “MARVEL: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop!,” hosted by Emily VanCamp, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4 (9:02-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“THE 48th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” — “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” will present Country’s cutting edge with performances by Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, and Kacey Musgraves live, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET) from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on the ABC Television Network.
“GREY’S ANATOMY” — “Don’t Let’s Start” – Owen becomes invested in a patient when he realizes she may have served in the military; April’s mother (Connie Ray) pays her daughter a visit and bonds with Jackson; and Derek plans a family dinner. Meanwhile, a patient’s diagnosis causes Bailey to reconsider her own health issues and Dr. Herman drops a bombshell on Arizona on “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SCANDAL” — “Baby Made a Mess” – Guest starring Joe Morton, Portia De Rossi, Sonya Walger, and Paul Adelstein. Olivia, still unable to believe that Jake is guilty, sets her eyes on Tom for additional information, and when Leo Bergen’s newest client causes a gut wrenching reaction, her associates spring into action. Meanwhile, Huck continues to play with fire, Mellie makes a power move and Elizabeth’s shocking alliance is revealed, on “Scandal,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER” — “He Deserved to Die” – Annalise and the team are focused on Rebecca’s case, but when the judge enforces a gag order, Rebecca takes things into her own hands. Meanwhile, Michaela is surprised by a pre-nup, sparks fly between Laurel and Frank, and in flash-forwards, we find out more about Wes and Rebecca’s relationship on “How to Get Away with Murder,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“LAST MAN STANDING” — “Big Shots” – Mike finds himself in the middle between Kristin and Ryan when it’s discovered that Boyd was never vaccinated for chicken pox. Meanwhile, Mandy refuses to believe that Kyle let Eve beat him in a shooting gallery game, on “Last Man Standing,” FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (8:00-8:31 p.m., ET/PT) on the ABC Television Network.
“CRISTELA” — “Super Fan”– Looking to enhance his chance for a promotion, Josh wants to get closer to Trent by learning more about sports. So when Mark Cuban (guest starring as a client of Trent’s) comes to the office, Josh drops the ball in thinking he’s there to fix the fridge. So Josh asks Cristela for help in teaching him the basics about sports – especially in Dallas where it goes God, family and the Cowboys…but not in that order in the 4th Quarter.FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SHARK TANK” — “Episode 608” – A video featuring First Lady Michelle Obama of the Joining Forces Initiative, airs during this episode. Entrepreneurs with military backgrounds are the focus as this is broadcast during Veterans Small Business Week 2014. Sharks Kevin O’Leary, Robert Herjavec and Daymond John, along with the successful entrepreneurs behind jewelry line Stella Valle and energy drink Ruckpack, were invited speakers at a “Champions of Change” event, offering advice to veteran and active duty entrepreneurs. In addition, in this episode, a Captain in the Army Corps of Engineers who is based in Louisville, Kentucky has a great solution for those who, like her, are fans of crossfit training but need a non-slip protective glove to safely shield hands from injury during weight and bar work; a former Marine and his wife from Columbus, OH, seek a $75,000 investment for their elite canine training program; a young Army vet from Front Royal, VA has designed the perfect carrying case for men; and a former Navy SEAL and his wife from San Diego, CA have a unique bottle opener made of recycled .50 caliber shells. Do these accomplished entrepreneurs have the right stuff to convince a Shark to invest? Find out on “Shark Tank,”FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS” — “Episode 2503”— This week’s highlights include a toddler who can’t believe his eyes when seeing twins for the first time, “Kids Fighting Sleep Versus People Scared by Fake Mice in Kitchen Cabinets,” a pair checking out an electric bike in a store get startled when the bike takes off on it’s own resulting in a cleanup on aisle four, a man proudly completes construction on a tall fence to keep his dog in the yard is dismayed when the dog jumps right over, and a golfer’s game is interrupted by a territorial goose that wants him off her course, on “America’s Funniest Home Videos,”SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9 (7:00-8:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“ONCE UPON A TIME” — “The Snow Queen”- SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“RESURRECTION” — “Miracles” – Rachael refuses treatment for the virus, fearing for her unborn child. The anti-Returned hate group True Living grows in numbers, including Deputy Carl. Elaine’s brother Ray contracts the virus, despite the fact that he’s living and not Returned. Brian Addison shows more than a passing interest in Margaret, on “Resurrection,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9 (9:00-10:01 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“REVENGE” — “Ambush” – Daniel confronts Emily about the secrets she kept while things heat up between Margaux and Louise, on “Revenge,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“DANCING WITH THE STARS” — “Episode 1909” – America’s Choice Night, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10(8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“CASTLE” – “The Time of Our Lives” – A murder investigation launches Castle into what seems to be an alternate universe where he’s never met Kate Beckett. Castle has to convince Beckett, Esposito and Ryan — now complete strangers — to let him participate in their investigation so he can find his way back to his own world. This inspires Castle & Beckett to finally take a trip to the altar, MONDAY NOVEMBER 10 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SELFIE” – “Landline” — When Eliza discovers that a distracted Henry wants to drastically reduce their mentoring sessions, she resolves to put an end to Henry’s biggest distraction — his new lady friend, Julia, on “Selfie,”TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.” – “The Writing On The Wall” — The team discovers murder victims with the alien glyphs on them that Coulson’s been etching. All of Coulson’s secrets and lies come to a head on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“FOREVER” — “The Ecstasy of the Agony” – Henry and Jo discover there is a fine line between pleasure and pain when the death of a successful businessman and devoted husband points to a form of ritualized punishment. Henry learns it may be all a question of trust. The man’s “domination therapist” comes under scrutiny as a murder suspect, who also wants to help Henry work through his own issues. Flashbacks reveal Henry’s emotional story of betrayal after he shares his secret with his first wife, Nora. Meanwhile, Abe is flabbergasted when the object of his intense passion –Maureen Delacroix — his two-time ex-wife, reappears with a tempting offer, on “Forever,”TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“THE MIDDLE” — “The Sink Hole” – The Heck house once again throws a curve ball to the family when the kitchen sink caves in and drops out of sight, causing Frankie to have to wash the dishes with the outside hose. Meanwhile, Sue is informed that, since Wrestlerettes does not qualify for P.E. credit, she needs to master tinkling — a difficult dance routine for a clumsy Sue — to get the credit she needs to graduate; and after Brick accidentally breaks Mike’s lawn mower, he takes Axl’s advice to try and play the hero card by taking his dad’s wallet then returning it later, thinking this will divert Mike’s attention away from the busted mower, on “The Middle,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“THE GOLDBERGS” — “Big Baby Ball” — When Mr. Meller singles out Adam during a game of Dodgeball, Beverly intervenes to protect Adam and gets Meller fired. But soon Murray and Adam see him in a new light, so Beverly tries to get his job back…will she succeed? Meanwhile, Barry can’t accept Erica is better than him in a new board game… Trivial Pursuit! WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“MODERN FAMILY” — “Queer Eyes, Full Hearts” – Phil and Claire don’t know if they should be happy or concerned that Haley and Andy are spending a lot of time together, however, they soon find things are not what they appear. Gloria is pushing Manny to learn Spanish instead of French so she hires a Spanish tutor Diego, who also happens to be very handsome, much to Manny and Jay’s chagrin. Meanwhile, Mitch and Cam meet a popular news reporter at a school function and one of them piques her journalistic interest, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. Michael Urie (“Ugly Betty”) Guest Stars and Adam DeVine (“Pitch Perfect”) Returns as Andy.
“black-ish” — “The Gift of Hunger”– After the kids turn their collective noses up at Dre’s favorite cheap restaurant in his old ‘hood,’ he decides it’s time to give them a reality check. He insists all of them get jobs. But when Andre Jr. and Zoey start working at his office, he can’t help but interfere, and Jack and Diane’s efforts to make some spare cash leave the neighbors thinking the family has fallen on hard times, much to Bow’s embarrassment, on “black-ish,”WEDNESDAY, 12 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“NASHVILLE” — “I’m Coming Home To You” – Rayna’s campaign to raise Highway 65’s sales and profile finds her performing her latest single on “Dancing with the Stars.” But when she agrees to be shadowed by a reporter all weekend for the cover of a magazine, just as Luke hopes to rekindle the romance, she realizes she may have pushed her public access too far. Juliette struggles to prepare for motherhood alone, and Will and Layla brace themselves for the premiere of their reality show on “Nashville,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network. Tom Bergeron guest stars as himself.
“GREY’S ANATOMY” — “Can We Start Again Please?” – Secrets about Amelia’s past addictions come to light and cause problems for her at the hospital; Bailey oversees Jo’s first solo surgery; and Arizona must make an executive decision in Dr. Herman’s absence. Meanwhile the doctors spring into action when a couple arrives at the emergency room after escaping a fire on “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SCANDAL” — “The Last Supper” – Fitz and Jake continue to fight over Olivia, but Olivia needs them to focus on the real prize, taking down Command. Meanwhile, Huck longs to connect with his family and Quinn continues tracking Kubiak. Back at the White House, Cyrus’ exploits finally catch up to him, but Elizabeth North’s plan is much bigger than anyone ever expected on “Scandal,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER” — “He Has a Wife” – The team represents a mother who’s on trial for killing her family’s nanny while on heavy medication. Meanwhile, a shocking discovery is revealed in Lila’s case that could change everything for Rebecca and Bonnie’s loyalty to Annalise is questioned. In flashbacks, we learn more about Lila and Sam’s relationship on “How to Get Away with Murder,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“LAST MAN STANDING” — “Risky Behavior”– After Kyle is in a minor motorcycle accident, Mandy is worried for his safety. But Ed is more concerned about the company’s health insurance rates rising. Meanwhile, Ed makes a surprise announcement; and Eve finally gets to play with her high school football team, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14(8:00-8:31 p.m., ET/PT) on the ABC Television Network.
“CRISTELA” — “Equal Pay” – Cristela is frustrated when Trent asks her to work on a case that supports unequal pay for women in the workplace. Meanwhile, Cristela finds some satisfaction when she learns that Daniela has been making more money than Felix for years…which she has kept as a secret…and Cristela is thus drawn into an emotional argument at home, on “Cristela,” FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“SHARK TANK” — “Episode 610”– For the first time in “Shark Tank” history, all six Sharks (Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John and Kevin O’Leary) appear together in the Tank to discuss their favorite memories of 100 episodes. The Sharks reveal why they participate year after year on the show and what “Shark Tank” means to them. The business moguls top off the segment by celebrating the milestone with a 100thEpisode cake and champagne toast, on “Shark Tank” airing FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
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“AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS” — “Episode 2505” — This week’s highlights include a dog shaming package featuring dogs who display great guilt after having torn apart furniture, a cockatoo dispensing treats to two dogs, a slobbering giraffe sticking his head through a car’s sun roof to get to a passenger’s soda, a man encounters hilarious consequences while swatting at a nest of bats above his doorway with a broom, and Tom plays a game of “Nice Face,” on “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16 (7:00-8:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“ONCE UPON A TIME” — “Smash the Mirror Part 1” / “Smash the Mirror Part 2” – In Arendelle when the Snow Queen tries to pit Elsa and Anna against each other and it proves more difficult than she anticipates, she takes drastic measures. Meanwhile, in Storybrooke Emma’s powers are out of control and her fear of hurting loved ones pushes her away from everyone she cares about. In her confusion Emma turns to Gold for help getting her powers under control. Gold tells her about a way to get rid of her powers altogether and Hook tries to put a stop to it. Robin Hood recruits Will Scarlet to assist him on a mission and Mary Margaret and David search for Emma in this special two hour “Once Upon a Time” airingSUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Elizabeth Mitchell (“Lost”) Guest Stars as the Snow Queen.
“REVENGE” – “Contact” – Victoria’s future hangs in the balance as the FBI closes in and a mysterious new enemy strikes, on “Revenge,” SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“DANCING WITH THE STARS” — “Episode 1910” — Plugged/Unplugged Night, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17(8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“CASTLE” – “Once Upon A Time In The West” — When Castle and Beckett learn that a murder victim may have been poisoned at an Old West-style resort; they visit the resort — posing as newlyweds — to uncover the truth, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SELFIE” – “Traumatic Party Stress Disorder” – For his fortieth birthday, Henry requests that Eliza find him a meaningful gift, but when she buys him tickets to see his favorite band, it creates tension between Henry and Julia, the woman he’s seeing, on “Selfie,” TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.” – “The Things We Bury” — TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET)
“FOREVER” — “6 A.M.” – Frankie Faison and James McDaniel guest star. Harlem’s jazz community serves as the backdrop for a musical murder probe dealing with the rights to a legendary jazz hit, “6 A.M.” Whoever legitimately penned the chartbuster would be set for life, providing a classic motive. Therefore, jazz history is on the line when Henry and Jo investigate the murder of jazz saxophonist Pepper Evans’ son. Simultaneously, bittersweet memories come flooding back to Henry, Jo and Pepper as they reflect on their father-child relationships. Meanwhile Henry, always a big fan of classical music, and Abe, a jazz enthusiast since he was a youngster, have a keyboard face-off as Abe tries to teach Henry to appreciate a new, more emotional kind of music, on “Forever,” TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“THE MIDDLE” — “Thanksgiving VI” – With the Heck house in disarray due to the kitchen sink hole and miniature dining room table, Frankie suggests that the family enjoy a Thanksgiving feast at the local King’s Feast buffet. But all does not run so smoothly when Sue invites boyfriend Darrin to dine with the family and gets the feeling that Mike doesn’t like him very much, Brick invites his quirky girlfriend Cindy, and Axl is forced by Frankie to invite a girl he doesn’t even know to the holiday meal, on “The Middle,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19(8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“THE GOLDBERGS” — “A Goldberg Thanksgiving” — As a bet, Beverly challenges Erica to participate in Jazzercise after she thinks her mom’s obsession is lame. When she wins, Erica decides to opt out of celebrating Thanksgiving so Beverly must find a way to win her daughter back to celebrate the holiday with the family. Meanwhile, uncle Marvin shows up for his annual visit to the Goldberg home and unexpectedly bonds with Adam which annoys Murray. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“MODERN FAMILY” – “Three Turkeys” – Phil is cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year with Luke as his sous chef and Claire has no confidence in them and prepares a secret turkey of her own as backup. Meanwhile, Jay and Gloria had plans to spend the holiday away but when the trip gets canceled last minute, they decide not to tell anyone which quickly becomes the worst idea ever since the family dinner gets suddenly moved to their house and it turns into a mad scramble to cover their tracks. And, Mitch is tired of always being the bad cop so when Lily refuses to wear a nice dress to dinner he forces Cameron to deal with it who then comes up with a very unconventional approach, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“black-ish” — “Oedipal Triangle”– Dre’s mother, Ruby, comes for a visit, and she smothers her pork chops with gravy, Dre with love, and would like to flat out smother Bow, who feels the same way about her. Dre tries to find a way to get the two most important women in his life to get along, on “black-ish,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19(9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Jenifer Lewis (“Meet the Browns,” “Strong Medicine”) guest stars as Ruby.
“NASHVILLE” — “You’re Lookin’ At Country” – It’s country music’s biggest night of the year at the 48th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville. Up for a total of 11 awards between them, Rayna and Luke’s evening begins with an unfortunate hitch when Rayna stumbles upon Luke’s pre-nuptial agreement documents, causing for some friction between them. Later, Avery’s parents are in town for the show as Avery is nominated for a CMA Award. What should be a lovely reunion takes a turn when Avery introduces them to Juliette. Meanwhile, Gunnar and Zoey’s relationship is tested and Deacon and Scarlett watch the awards from home on “Nashville,” WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Trisha Yearwood, Joe Nichols, Kimberly Perry, Neil Perry and Reid Perry from The Band Perry guest star as themselves. Eric Close directs the episode.
“GREY’S ANATOMY” — FALL FINALE — “Risk” – Maggie and Meredith disagree with Derek about the best way to approach a patient’s case, which leads to a bigger argument between the couple. Meanwhile Callie feels responsible when one of her veterans is pushed too far and one doctor’s routine procedure results in a devastating diagnosis on the winter finale of “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“SCANDAL” — FALL FINALE — “Where the Sun Don’t Shine” – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER” — FALL FINALE — “Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me” – It’s the evening of the bonfire and we finally see what exactly happened on the night of Sam’s death on “How to Get Away with Murder,” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“LAST MAN STANDING” – “Changing Light Bulbs” — FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 (8:00- 8:31 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“CRISTELA” — “Enter Singing”– Cristela, wanting to expose the kids to more cultural opportunities, tries to convince Felix to let Henry see “West Side Story.” But in doing that, Felix worries that his son’s interests will be changing and they won’t have as much in common as he gets older. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
“SHARK TANK” — “Episode 612” — GoPro Founder and CEO Nick Woodman is Guest Shark in this action-packed episode, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS” – “Episode 2506”- SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 (7:00- 8:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS” — The 42nd Annual American Music Awards will be broadcasted LIVE from the Nokia Theater L.A. on NOVEMBER 23 (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). The AMAs feature over 16 performances from today’s hottest artists and presents fan-voted awards in the categories of Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, New Artist of the Year, and Artist of the Year. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. 2014 artists already announced include Fergie, Lorde, One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer, Charli XCX, Mary J. Blige, Sam Smith and the evening’s host, Pitbull. The show is one of the biggest music shows in the world and is seen in more than 160 countries.The “2014 American Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro and Mike Mahan are Executive Producers. Larry Klein, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are Producers.
“DANCING WITH THE STARS” — “Episode 1911”– MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“CASTLE” – “Kill Switch” — When subway passengers, including Detective Esposito, are taken hostage by a mysterious gunman, Castle, Beckett and the team must uncover the gunman’s agenda before it’s too late, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24(10:01- 11:00 p.m., ET).
“SELFIE” – “Follow Through” – Eliza’s effort to “follow through” on a work idea impacts her relationship with Freddy. Henry rejects an admirer, leading to unexpected consequences, on “Selfie,” TUESDAY,NOVEMBER 25 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.