2007 February Sweeps February 24 Listings
(Show titles in the larger size are the shows I recommend; reruns are not listed; all times are in the Mountain Time Zone)
Forrest Gump (ABC; ends at 10 PM)-1994 Oscar-winning drama starring the Oscar-winning Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, and Sally Field.
“Dateline NBC” (NBC; ends at 8 PM)
“Cops” (FOX; ends at 7:30 PM)
“America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back” (FOX; ends at 9 PM)
“2007 Independent Spirit Awards” (IFC & AMC; ends at 10 PM)-Sarah Silverman hosts the 2007 Independent Spirit Awards, live from Santa Monica, honoring the year's best achievements in independent film. Best Feature nominees include Little Miss Sunshine, American Gun, The Dead Girl, Half Nelson, and Pan's Labyrinth.
“48 Hours Mystery” (CBS; ends at 10 PM)
“MADtv” (FOX; ends at 11:30 PM)-Guest Danny Bonaduce brings his charisma to the hilarious late-night sketches.
“Saturday Night Live” (NBC; ends at 12:05 AM)-"The Office's" Rainn Wilson hosts and The Arcade Fire are the musical guests. Wilson is the second cast member of "The Office" to host the show, behind Steve Carell.
“Jamie Foxx’s Laffapalooza ‘07” (Comedy Central; ends at 12 AM)-Anthony Anderson hosts this stand-up showcase in Atlanta featuring performances by Kevin Hart, Rickey Smiley, Corey Miller, Pat Brown, Maronzio Vance, and Talent. In addition, show organizer Jamie Foxx provides a musical interlude.
“Talkshow with Spike Feresten” (FOX; ends at 12 AM)-“MADtv’s” Bobby Lee extends the late-night madness when he pays a visit while Spike makes a publicity photo challenge and has a sketch titled “Horrifyingly Sexy Hannity and Colmes.”
At 8 PM, watch “2007 Independent Spirit Awards.” At 10:30 PM, record “MADtv” on TiVo. At 10:35 PM, watch “Saturday Night Live.” At 11:30 PM, record “Talkshow with Spike Feresten” on TiVo. At 2 AM, watch or TiVo “Jamie Foxx’s Laffapalooza ‘07” when it repeats at this time on Comedy Central.