FOX February 2010 TV Highlights

This February, FOX delivers major television events, all-new episodes and big guest stars, including a special primetime broadcast of NASCAR ON FOX Feb. 6; all-new episodes of 24 all month long Feb. 8, 15 and 22 and March 1; not-to-be-missed installments of AMERICAN IDOL, including new judge Ellen DeGeneres’ first appearance Feb. 9, Hollywood Round episodes Feb. 9, 10, 16 and 17, the revealing of this season’s Top 24 Feb. 17, the season’s first LIVE performance show Feb. 23 and the season’s first LIVE results show Feb. 25; a special preview of mysterious new drama PAST LIFE Feb. 9 after AMERICAN IDOL, and its series premiere Feb. 11; THE SIMPSONS’ 2010 Vancouver Games invasion Feb. 14; Valentine’s Day for-lovers-only episodes of THE CLEVELAND SHOW, FAMILY GUY and AMERICAN DAD Feb. 14; and the LIVE broadcast of 41ST NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Feb. 26.Here are the highlights, night by night, for this February on FOX:


Spend Mondays this February with two of TV’s most riveting leading men Dr. Gregory House (Hugh Laurie) and Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) on all-new and encore episodes of HOUSE and four all-new thrilling installments of 24.

Monday, Feb. 8

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “5 to 9”

During a day in the life of Princeton Plainsboro’s Dean of Medicine, Dr. Lisa Cuddy (Lisa Edelstein), the inner workings of the hospital are seen through her eyes.

24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Day 8: 10:00 PM-11:00 PM”

After averting the assassination attempt on foreign peacekeeping leader Omar Hassan (Anil Kapoor), Jack Bauer’s day intensifies while working undercover with Renee Walker (Annie Wersching) to secure the enriched nuclear materials. As international delegates reconvene at the United Nations, President Taylor’s (Cherry Jones) goodwill comes into question and CTU races against time to assist with the mission.

Monday, Feb. 15

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Known Unknowns”

In an encore episode, a teenage girl (guest star Anna Attanasio) is brought to Princeton Plainsboro with severely swollen appendages after a wild night out. The team must work to diagnose the young girl who, at first, is less than honest about what happened the night she fell ill and later becomes incapable of distinguishing fact from fiction. Meanwhile, Cuddy, Wilson (Robert Sean Leonard) and House spend a weekend away from the hospital to attend a medical conference, but things don’t go as planned when House’s private investigator, Lucas (guest star Michael Weston), returns.

24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Day 8: 11:00 PM-12:00 AM”

President Taylor pressures CTU for progress while Jack’s perilous plan has operatives panicked. As the scope of the looming threat expands, the dynamic at CTU changes and the ongoing crisis worsens.

Monday, Feb. 22

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Teamwork”

In another encore episode, House’s medical license is reinstated in time for him to reclaim his role as Head of Diagnostics to treat Hank Hardwick (guest star Troy Garity), an adult film star admitted for pulsating eye pain. Meanwhile, Cuddy is reminded that Princeton Plainsboro is not conducive to healthy personal relationships.

24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Day 8: 12:00 AM-1:00 AM”

As Jack’s day enters the early morning hours, the nation remains vulnerable, and President Taylor presses on with her international peace process. With the possibility of colossal failure facing CTU, attention turns to who is to blame, and things get personal when operatives take matters into their own hands.

Monday, March 1

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Wilson”

When Wilson’s old friend and former patient (guest star Joshua Malina) exhibits paralysis in his right arm, Wilson puts himself on the case in an encore episode. House wagers that the patient’s symptoms are attributed to new cancer cells, but Wilson, reluctant to believe that the disease is back, works overtime to diagnose the patient with anything but cancer. After things take a turn for the worse, Wilson must address his inability to separate patient from friend. Meanwhile, Cuddy seeks advice in her search for real estate.

24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Day 8: 1:00 AM-2:00 AM”

As the terror threat continues, the Hassan family turmoil fans the flames of the increasingly urgent situation. When Jack closes in on a person of significant interest, a tense meeting between President Taylor and Omar Hassan takes an unexpected turn as the global security stakes are raised.


This February, FOX Tuesdays deliver a special preview of mysterious new drama PAST LIFE and not-to-be-missed AMERICAN IDOL installments, including Ellen DeGeneres’ first episode, the Hollywood Round episodes and the first LIVE performance show of the season.

Tuesday, Feb. 9

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Hollywood Round #1”

Ellen DeGeneres joins judges Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi and host Ryan Seacrest in Hollywood to begin winnowing down the contestants. Hopefuls chosen from around the nation endure a grueling rehearsal schedule and pressure-packed auditions as they vie for a coveted spot among the Top 24. Who will survive and who will go home?

PAST LIFE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Pilot” Series Preview

Dr. Kate McGinn (Kelli Giddish) and her partner, former NYPD detective Price Whatley (Nicholas Bishop), attempt to help Noah (guest star Cayden Boyd), a teen suffering from regression episodes repressed memories from a past life in which Noah remembers a previous life’s kidnapping and murder. Together with Dr. Malachi Talmadge (Richard Schiff) and Dr. Rishi Karna (Ravi Patel), Kate and Price work to identify who Noah was previously and to track down the killer of a crime committed 14 years earlier.

Tuesday, Feb. 16

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Hollywood Round #3”

Hollywood Week continues as Simon, Randy, Kara and Ellen narrow down the contestants even further. Find out who makes the cut and who is sent home.

Tuesday, Feb. 23

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) “Top 12 Girls Compete”

The Top 12 female semifinalists take the AMERICAN IDOL stage for the first time to perform LIVE for the judges and for the nation. On this season’s first night of voting, the contestants will sing their hearts out in hopes of winning America’s vote and surviving another week in the competition. Tune in to see who impresses the judges and who buckles under the pressure.

Tuesday, March 2

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) “Top 10 Girls Compete”

The countdown is on as the Top 10 female semifinalists perform. Then it’s up to America to vote for their favorites.

[EDITOR’S NOTE 1: Programming airing Tuesday, Feb. 16 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) will be announced at a later date.]


On Wednesday nights this February, FOX presents two all-new episodes of new action-drama HUMAN TARGET and four all-new installments of AMERICAN IDOL.

Wednesday, Feb. 10

HUMAN TARGET (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Run”

Chance (Mark Valley) is hired to protect a female district attorney (guest star Kristin Lehman) whose sordid family history and investigation into local organized crime has her marked for murder.

AMERICAN IDOL (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Hollywood Round #2”

The pressure is on for the Hollywood contestants who must perform for the judges in hopes of securing a spot in the Top 24.

Wednesday, Feb. 17

HUMAN TARGET (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Lockdown”

Chance, Winston (Chi McBride) and Guerrero (Jackie Earle Haley) devise an elaborate plan to break into a maximum-security high-rise to rescue a computer genius (guest star Kevin Weisman) being held against his will. Also guest-starring in the all-new episode are Autumn Reeser, Mitch Pileggi and Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon.

AMERICAN IDOL (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Hollywood Round #4 / Top 24 Chosen”

The judges make their final cuts tonight as this season’s semifinalists 12 boys and 12 girls are revealed.

Wednesday, Feb. 24

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) “Top 12 Boys Compete”

The Top 12 male semifinalists sing their hearts out LIVE for America and the AMERICAN IDOL judges. After the performances, America votes.

Wednesday, March 3

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) “Top 10 Boys Compete”

The Top 10 male semifinalists perform LIVE in hopes of moving on in the competition.


This February, FOX serves up the winter finales of BONES and FRINGE, the series premiere and two additional all-new episodes of intriguing new drama PAST LIFE and the first LIVE results show of the newest season of AMERICAN IDOL.

Thursday, Feb. 4

BONES (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “The Devil in the Details” Winter Finale

In the BONES winter finale, Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and Booth (David Boreanaz) investigate a set of uniquely disfigured remains allegorizing biblical text on the battle between good and evil.

FRINGE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Jacksonville” Winter Finale

Worlds collide with unthinkable results in the FRINGE winter finale. A Manhattan office building is rattled to its core, leaving only one survivor (guest star Jim True-Frost), and the Fringe Team examines his otherworldly origins. Once Walter (John Noble) surmises that what shook the building was something he discovered many years ago, the team races to Jacksonville to help Olivia (Anna Torv) reconnect with her past in order to avert what they fear will happen next.

Thursday, Feb. 11

BONES (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “The Tough Man in the Tender Chicken”

In an encore episode, Brennan and Booth investigate the remains of a victim who they believe was half-man/half-chicken.

PAST LIFE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Dead Man Talking” Series Premiere

The Talmadge Center team meets Corrine (guest star Betty Gilpin), a young woman dealing with addiction whose regression episodes include graphic details of a violent crime scene. Kate and Price travel to Florida in hopes of uncovering Corrine’s role in the crime, which could also help save an innocent death row inmate (guest star Afemo Omilami) from execution.

Thursday, Feb. 18

BONES (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “The Dwarf in the Dirt”

In an encore episode, Stephen Fry returns as Dr. Gordon Wyatt. Booth, still suffering some lingering effects from his brain surgery, has to get re-certified for FBI marksmanship, but is not the accurate shot he was before going under the knife. He and Brennan investigate the death of a little person who was a former wrestling star.

PAST LIFE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Soul Music”

When two people (guest stars Katherine Boecher and Nick Wechsler) share the same flashbacks/regressive episodes, Kate, Price, Malachi and Rishi discover the couple are star-crossed lovers who rediscover each other in each life, and the team must go to great lengths to keep the pair from fulfilling a destructive pattern.

Thursday, Feb. 25

AMERICAN IDOL (8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) “4 Finalists Eliminated”

During the first LIVE results show of the season, four semifinalists two girls and two boys will be eliminated from the competition and sent home.

PAST LIFE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Saint Sarah”

When a young girl (guest star Juliette Goglia) exhibits physical manifestations from traumatic past-life memories, she is dubbed a saint by the media and is brought to the team’s attention. From saint to sinner, the “Saint” Sarah case leads Kate and Price to a serial killer.


Get ready for tongue-lashings courtesy of Dr. Gregory House and Chef Gordon Ramsay this February on FOX Fridays with new and encore installments of HOUSE and KITCHEN NIGHTMARES. Plus, celebrate the 41ST NAACP IMAGE AWARDS live on Feb. 26!

Friday, Feb. 5

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Instant Karma” Time Period Premiere

In an encore episode, a wealthy businessman (guest star Lee Tergesen) brings his teenage son (guest star Tanner Maguire), who is suffering from inexplicable stomach pains, to Princeton Plainsboro and insists on having Dr. House handle the case. The father believes the karmic penalty of his financial success is that he is victim to personal tragedy, and that the answer to his son’s medical mystery lies in a reversal of fate rather than medical treatment. Meanwhile, Foreman (Omar Epps) and Chase (Jesse Spencer) prepare to present information on the Dibala case.

KITCHEN NIGHTMARES (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Bazzini”

Chef Ramsay visits Bazzini, a restaurant in Ridgewood, NJ, with an identity crisis. Owner Paul Bazzini has worked in restaurants his whole life and always dreamed of having his own. However, with a lot of eateries in the same vicinity, Bazzini is getting lost in the shuffle. Chef Ramsay will have to restore Paul’s passion and implement fresh new ideas, if there is any hope of saving the restaurant.

Friday, Feb. 12

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Brave Heart”

In an encore episode, the team takes on the case of a reckless police detective (guest star Jon Seda) who has a family history of sudden heart failure that killed his father, grandfather and great-grandfather all at age 40. The team, urged by Cameron (Jennifer Morrison), attempts to identify his condition so that the detective can live without fear of dying young. Meanwhile, Chase is haunted by his actions in the Dibala case, and House confronts some ghosts of his own.

KITCHEN NIGHTMARES (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Fiesta Sunrise”

In an encore episode, Fiesta Sunrise, a family-run Mexican eatery in West Nyack, NY, is in major financial trouble and needs Chef Ramsay’s help to put it back in business. When Gordon arrives and finds unsanitary conditions and spoiled food in the kitchen, he immediately shuts it down.

Friday, Feb. 19

HOUSE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Ignorance Is Bliss”

House and the team take on the case of an exceptionally brilliant physicist and author (guest star Esteban Powell) who traded his successful career for a job as a courier. For the ailing patient, intelligence is a miserable burden that has prompted depression and addiction, and this, coupled with myriad strange symptoms, nearly stumps the team. Meanwhile the doctors at Princeton Plainsboro wrestle with strained personal relationships in an encore episode.

KITCHEN NIGHTMARES (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Black Pearl”

In an encore episode, Black Pearl, a seafood restaurant in New York, is struggling to get out of debt and turns to Chef Ramsay for help. With three different owners running the kitchen, the restaurant lacks consistency in both food and service.

Friday, Feb. 26

41ST NAACP IMAGE AWARDS (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed)

Broadcast LIVE from Los Angeles’ historic Shrine Auditorium, the star-studded 41ST NAACP IMAGE AWARDS, recognizing the artistic achievements of people of color while honoring projects and individuals that promote diversity in the arts, will serve as the momentous conclusion to the NAACP’s year-long centennial celebration. 2010 Image Award nominees include Denzel Washington, Jamie Foxx, Morgan Freeman, Sandra Bullock, Lenny Kravitz, Mariah Carey, Mo’Nique, Zoe Saldana, Tracy Morgan, Vanessa Williams, CCH Pounder, Anthony Anderson, LL Cool J, Taye Diggs, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mekhi Phifer, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna and Whitney Houston.


This February, FOX Saturdays are fast-paced: a primetime NASCAR ON FOX race, three all-new episodes of COPS, three all-new special-edition episodes of AMERICA’S MOST WANTED and three all-new airings of THE WANDA SYKES SHOW.

Saturday, Feb. 6

NASCAR 2010: BUDWEISER SHOOTOUT (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/5:00-7:00 PM PT live)

FOX Sports presents the first event of the 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. Mike Joy, Larry McReynolds and Darrell Waltrip call the action live from Daytona International Speedway at the NASCAR 2010: BUDWEISER SHOOTOUT.


In an all-new outing, Emmy Award-winning actress and comedian Wanda Sykes keeps the party going with her irreverent new spin on the late-night talk show. Sykes’ personal take on the events of the week from news and politics to sports and pop culture is punctuated by field pieces, produced comedy segments and wry and lively discussions with regular panelists and famous friends.

SIT DOWN, SHUT UP (Midnight-12:30 AM ET/PT) “High School Musical Musical”

In an encore episode, when Sue (Kenan Thompson) gives Andrew (Nick Kroll) an ultimatum to turn around the drama department, he writes his magnum opus: a musical starring the teachers with Miracle (Kristin Chenoweth) as the female lead. Jealous of Andrew’s casting, Helen (Cheri Oteri) resolves to sabotage the play. Meanwhile, Sue discovers that Ennis (Will Arnett) is smartest when he is intoxicated.

Saturday, Feb. 13

COPS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “Chases, Stings & Rescues”

Officers from the Boynton Beach Police Department in Florida head up a drug sting with five undercover officers and bust multiple dealers, while officers at the Harris County Sherriff’s Office in Texas attempt to save a dog from a flipped car.

COPS (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Odd Arrests #2”

In an encore episode, an officer in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department assists the fire department with a suspect resisting arrest, and a deputy from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department in California follows a suspicious vehicle that refuses to pull over until the car flips over, trapping one of the suspects inside.

AMERICA’S MOST WANTED (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Miami Model Mystery Special Edition”

John Walsh investigates the mysterious and gruesome death of a model whose New Year’s celebration in Miami ended with murder. Walsh also rides the ocean with the U.S. Coast Guard for a first-hand view of how our borders are protected.


Adult film star and author Jenna Jameson, actress Megan Mullally and comedians Carol Leifer and Andy Borowitz join Wanda as she unleashes her signature brand of topical humor with field pieces, comedy segments and a wry and lively panel discussion examining the week’s events in an encore episode.

SIT DOWN, SHUT UP (Midnight-12:30 AM ET/PT) “Pilot”

Knob Haven High School (Go Baiters!) is in financial trouble, and Acting Principal Sue Sezno must either fire a teacher or the school has to win the upcoming football game to gain alumni donations. Meanwhile, a scandal erupts when pills confiscated from a student’s locker become a part of Vice Principal Stuart Proszakian’s (Will Forte) daily diet in an encore airing.

Saturday, Feb. 20

COPS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “War on Drugs #3”

Officers from the Houston Police Department in Texas detain a driver after he attempts to flee from a known drug area and is busted for possession. Meanwhile, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department investigates suspicious behavior outside of an abandoned apartment building and eventually runs into a burglary and drug bust situation.

COPS (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Dangerous Arrests”

In an encore episode, officers of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department respond to a bank-robbery call that leads to a car chase endangering innocent bystanders, while officers of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office in Florida find a man passed out in his truck at a traffic light.

AMERICA’S MOST WANTED (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “The Toothpicks Special Edition”

John Walsh takes on a violent murder-kidnap ring terrorizing the San Diego area. Known as “Los Palillos,” or “The Toothpicks,” the crew is an offshoot of Mexico’s drug cartels and has targeted innocent Americans.


Singer Sade is among the guests who join Wanda as she unleashes her signature brand of topical humor with field pieces, comedy segments and a wry and lively panel discussion examining the week’s events.

SIT DOWN, SHUT UP (Midnight-12:30 AM ET/PT) “Miracle’s Are Real”

To celebrate the first day of spring, Miracle distributes flowers to the staff. But when the flowers turn out to be hemlock, Andrew winds up in a coma, and it’s up to Larry (Jason Bateman) to help Miracle regain her faith. Meanwhile, Helen’s grudge against Sue puts the school’s spring fundraiser in jeopardy in an encore episode.

Saturday, Feb. 27

COPS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “Drugs & Driving”

Officers from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office in Texas respond to a drunk-driving call and discover the suspect has two identities. Meanwhile the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department issues two tickets for misdemeanors related to drugs and alcohol to a woman who backs into a patrol car.

COPS (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Liar Liar #4”

In an encore episode, a deputy from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department in California assists fellow officers in a pursuit of a domestic-violence suspect, while officers from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department respond to a domestic-violence situation between a man and his supposed girlfriend.

AMERICA’S MOST WANTED (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Takedown in Paradise Special Edition”

John Walsh and AMW travel to Belize to follow the trail of a child predator who thought he could hide from the law, but learns the hard way that AMW viewers are everywhere. The show will also feature the hunt for other international fugitives.


Actor Ray Romano, author and cable-news anchor Roland Martin and comedian Kevin Hart join Wanda as she unleashes her signature brand of topical humor with field pieces, comedy segments and a wry and lively panel discussion examining the week’s events.

SIT DOWN, SHUT UP (Midnight-12:30 AM ET/PT) “World’s Greatest Teacher”

When Knob Haven High School has a chance to become a “distinguished school,” Larry volunteers to give a speech to the school board in hopes of impressing Miracle in an encore episode. All looks good for Larry until a video of Ennis surfaces online and Principal Sezno replaces him. Meanwhile, Willard (Henry Winkler) volunteers to teach Driver’s Ed to overcome his fear of driving.


FOX Sundays in February offer up all-new back-to-back episodes of ‘TIL DEATH; a trip to the 2010 Vancouver Games on THE SIMPSONS; Seth MacFarlane’s special Valentine’s Day installments of THE CLEVELAND SHOW, FAMILY GUY and AMERICAN DAD Feb. 14; and all-new “Animation Domination” episodes.

Sunday, Feb. 7

‘TIL DEATH (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) “Not-So-Perfect Couple”

When Joy (Joely Fisher) urges Eddie (Brad Garrett) to get a check-up from their doctor, Simona (guest star Susan Yeagley), Eddie becomes enamored with her, her husband (guest star Kevin Nealon) and their seemingly perfect life. Joy becomes annoyed when Eddie takes Simona’s advice, even though Joy has been nagging him for years, and decides to prove that Simona isn’t as perfect as she seems.

‘TIL DEATH (7:30-8:00 PM ET/PT) “Independent Action”

When Eddie attends their annual baseball game date without Joy, the two realize that they can have separate lives, but at what cost? Meanwhile, Ally (Lindsey Broad) and Doug (Timm Sharp) try to save a tree but end up causing a tree-disease epidemic in the neighborhood.

THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “O Brother, Where Bart Thou?”

Brothers Peyton Manning, Eli Manning and Cooper Manning; Kim Cattrall; Jordan Nagai; and The Smothers Brothers make special guest-voice appearances in an encore episode about Bart’s (Nancy Cartwright) search for a brotherly bond.

THE CLEVELAND SHOW (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “A Cleveland Brown Christmas”

In an encore episode, Cleveland (Mike Henry) tries to right his eggnog-fueled wrongs by restoring Rallo’s (Henry) Christmas spirit, and Roberta (Reagan Gomez) tries to save a reindeer.

FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) “Business Guy”

In an encore episode, when Peter (Seth MacFarlane) gives Lois’ father (MacFarlane) the bachelor party he never had, Mr. Pewterschmidt slips into a coma and not even Dr. House (guest voice Hugh Laurie) can bring him out of it. With her father incapacitated, Lois (Alex Borstein) is given control of Pewterschmidt Industries, and Peter convinces her to let him run the operation.

AMERICAN DAD (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Rapture’s Delight”

When the Smith family goes to church, Stan (Seth MacFarlane) is furious that he can’t get a good seat in an encore episode. While Francine (Wendy Schaal) tries to ease his frustration, a moment of divine intervention occurs and the ultimate fight between good and evil begins.

Sunday, Feb. 14

‘TIL DEATH (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) “Snore Loser”

After Eddie gets treatment for his sleep apnea and stops snoring, Joy realizes that she relied on his nighttime annoyance to help her get to sleep.

‘TIL DEATH (7:30-8:00 PM ET/PT) “The Break-Up”

When their friends (guest stars Yeagley and Nealon) have a fight and break up, Eddie and Joy step in to try and restore the peace, but it ends up backfiring on them. Meanwhile, Ally sends Doug to a shrink (guest star Mayim Bialik) to cure his mysterious illness.

THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “Boy Meets Curl”

The Simpsons head to the 2010 Vancouver Games where Bob Costas (guest-voicing as himself) reports, and Marge (Julie Kavner) and Homer (Dan Castellaneta) compete as part of a curling team.

THE CLEVELAND SHOW (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Buried Pleasure”

In a special all-new Valentine’s Day episode, Holt (guest voice Jason Sudeikis) admits to Cleveland that he wishes he had a special someone in his life. Determined to help his lonely friend, Cleveland introduces Holt to the cat-loving redhead Jill (guest voice Fergie). Meanwhile, Cleveland Jr. (Kevin Michael Richardson) and Rallo anticipate the “birth” of Rallo’s pet fish.

FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) “Extra Large Medium”

When Chris (Seth Green) and Stewie (Seth MacFarlane) get lost in the woods for days, Lois is at her wits end until she sees a psychic (guest voice Michelle Lee) who assures her they will return. After they find their way back to Quahog, the psychic obsession continues, and Peter takes it one step too far when he starts charging neighbors for his extrasensory perception. Meanwhile, Chris finds a crush at school in an all-new Valentine’s Day-themed FAMILY GUY.

AMERICAN DAD (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) “May the Best Stan Win”

Stan gives Francine “love coupons” for Valentine’s Day, but when his CIA cyborg arrives, he would rather learn about the future than fulfill the coupons. Meanwhile, Roger (Seth MacFarlane) helps Steve (Scott Grimes) and his friends remake a classic ’80s movie.

Sunday, Feb. 21

‘TIL DEATH (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) “Perfect Couple”

When Eddie and Joy befriend Stephen (guest star Nealon) and his wife Simona (guest star Yeagley), Eddie clicks with them right away causing Joy to feel left out. In an effort to win Joy over, Eddie coaches their new friends on her all her likes and dislikes. Meanwhile, Kenny (JB Smoove) starts a new job as a supermarket sample salesman only to realize that sample distribution can be a competitive business.

‘TIL DEATH (7:30-8:00 PM ET/PT) “The Check-Up”

When Joy convinces Eddie to visit Simona (guest star Yeagley) for an annual check-up, he catches a nasty head cold before his big interview with a Hindenburg blimp survivor. Meanwhile, Joy can’t understand why Simona won’t pay her a compliment.

THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “The Color Yellow”

In an all-new episode, Lisa (Yeardley Smith) discovers that her Southern ancestors helped a slave, Virgil (guest voice Wren T. Brown), escape to freedom and presents her family’s story during Black History Month.

THE CLEVELAND SHOW (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “The Curious Case of Jr. Working at The Stool”

Cleveland teaches Junior responsibility by challenging him to get a job, and to his own delight, Cleveland Jr. lands a job working at The Stool. However, when Cleveland Jr. starts commenting on the number of beers his father consumes and sets limits on the guys’ time at the bar, a feud erupts between father and son. Meanwhile, Roberta competes with Lacey (guest voice Ashley Tisdale), the rich girl in school, and gets more than she bargained in an all-new episode that also features guest voice cameos by David Lynch, Ed Asner and Kristen Wiig.

FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) “Road to the Multiverse”

With the help of an out-of-this-world remote control, Stewie and Brian (Seth MacFarlane) travel through alternate universes, including a post-apocalyptic world and a parallel world run by dogs where humans are pets, in an encore episode.

AMERICAN DAD (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Return of the Bling”

When Stan admits that his heroes include Ronald Reagan and the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, including Michael Eruzione and Rob McClanahan (guest-voicing as themselves), Roger confesses that he played on the team as Chex LeMeneux. But when Roger comes clean that he took steroids to win, they both lose. Meanwhile, Reginald (guest voice Erik Durbin) tries to win over Hayley by taking her to a concert.

Sunday, Feb. 28

‘TIL DEATH (7:00-7:30 PM ET/PT) “Can’t Elope”

When Joy goes overboard planning Ally and Doug’s wedding, Eddie convinces them to elope, and Kenny agrees to marry the young couple on top of Eagle Rock. After Joy finds out about their plans, she convinces Eddie to help her stop the wedding.

‘TIL DEATH (7:30-8:00 PM ET/PT) “Check Mate”

When the Starks meet Simona (guest star Yeagley) and Stephen (guest star Nealon) for dinner, they decide to stick them with the bill, which results in an all-out dining-and-ditching war between the couples. Meanwhile, Joy makes Eddie’s life miserable at work.

THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) “The Devil Wears Nada”

In an effort to raise money for charity, Marge and the “Philanthro-Chicks” decide to pose for a calendar in an encore episode. At the photo studio, Marge is a bit reluctant to reveal any skin, but the photographer (Hank Azaria) loosens her up with wine and before long, Marge and her pin-up poses are the talk of Springfield.

THE CLEVELAND SHOW (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) “Cleveland Jr. Cherry Bomb”

Cleveland has “the talk” with Roberta, which scares Cleveland Jr. into taking a vow of chastity. Meanwhile, Rallo becomes a church greeter in an encore episode that also features guest voices by Jason Sudeikis, Arianna Huffington and Jamie Kennedy.

FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) “Family Goy”

When Lois finds a lump on her breast, she goes to the doctor to get tested for cancer in an encore episode. The tests come back benign, but the doctor looks at her family medical history and reveals some news about Lois’ heritage. Peter takes to the family’s newfound faith eagerly, but when he is visited by the ghost of his father (guest voice Charles Durning), he changes his tune.

AMERICAN DAD (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) “Home Adrone”

Steve is left home alone when the family takes a trip to look at a potential college for Hayley (Rachael MacFarlane) in an encore episode. When his friends arrive and realize he has the run of the house, they persuade Steve to break the rules. They’re soon in over their heads when they discover that what they thought was a video game is actually a military-controlled drone.