Monday, 9 April 2018

Legends of Tomorrow + Marcella Finale, iZombie, Eastenders & Coronation Street are Among Our Picks Of What To Watch Tonight

The day has unfortunately come. Yes, Legends of Tomorrow's 3rd season finale airs tonight. Thankfully they'll be no sweating over the hiatus over whether the show is coming back since it was among The CW's mass renewals last week. Rumours are flying around as they always do over whether any cast members will be leaving the show tonight, especially in the wake of Matt Ryan and Jes Macallan being upgraded to regulars for the shows 4th season. Those answers will undoubtedly come tonight, and you can watch the finale at 8pm on The CW

“The Good, the Bad and the Cuddly” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)

SEASON FINALE — The Legends plan to vanquish Mallus by using the totems doesn’t go as planned, forcing Rip (guest star Arthur Darvill) to improvise. The team finds itself regrouping in the Wild West where they run into their old pal Jonah Hex (guest star Johnathon Schaech). Sara (Caity Lotz) leaves Ray (Brandon Routh) in charge of watching Damien Darhk (Neal McDonaugh), while she comes up with a new plan. Meanwhile, Amaya (Maisie Richarson-Sellers) is determined to find a way to use the totems to destroy Mallus. Dominic Purcell, Tala Ashe, Keiynan Lonsdale, Nick Zano and Franz Drameh also star. Dermott Downs directed the episode written by Marc Guggenheim & Phil Klemmer (#318). Original airdate 4/9/2018.

One of the shows not among The CW's mass renewals was of course iZombie which resumes its 4th season tonight after a small break at 9pm. Crazy Ex-Girl's Rachel Bloom guest stars in what is sure to be a firecracker of an episode.

“My Really Fair Lady”— (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLV) (HDTV)

RACHEL BLOOM (“CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND”) GUEST STARS — Liv (Rose McIver) and Clive (Malcolm) investigate the murder of a pretentious theater actor (guest star Rachel Bloom “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend). Meanwhile, Ravi (Rahul Kohli) makes a huge sacrifice for Peyton (Aly Michalka). Lastly, Blaine (David Anders) makes a startling discovery. Malcolm Goodwin and Robert Knepper also star. Tessa Blake directed the episode written by Graham Norris (#406). Original airdate 4/9/2018.

Over on NBC at 10pm is the latest episode of Good Girls. It's fair to say this debut season is very much in its groove as things continue to heat up and you can read an advance preview of the episode here


04/09/2018 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : Business is booming and the women are living large, but a threat from one of their employees reminds them how violent Rio (Manny Montana) can be when pushed and threatens everything they've been working toward. Meanwhile, Beth (Christina Hendricks) and Ruby (Retta) both enjoy the shifting dynamics in their respective marriages. Boomer (guest star David Hornsby) carries out a malicious plot against Annie (Mae Whitman) that puts her fight for custody in jeopardy.

For the crime lovers CBS has the latest episode of Scorpion at 10pm with its 4th season wrapping next week.


“Kenny and the Jet” – Paige’s maternal side goes into high gear when Team Scorpion must save an unconscious, hypothermic boy stuck in the wheel well of their airborne airplane. Also, Walter’s white lie to Paige starts to take a toll on him, and Paige realizes something’s up, on SCORPION, Monday, April 9 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Across the pond in the UK we're also in for a thrilling night of television. On BBC 1 at 8pm you can watch the first installment of this weeks

Phil is on the warpath following his discovery and heads to the club to seek revenge on Hunter. Can Mel persuade him to leave her son alone? Billy is despondent to see Honey flirting with Jack, prompting Tina to encourage him to fight for her. Bernadette does all she can to help a grief-stricken Ted, and with all their punters over at the club, Mick and Linda grab the chance to get some time alone together.

Over on ITV you can sink your teeth into a double helping of Coronation Street at 7:30pm and 8:30pm.

David releases his pent-up anger in the boxing ring, and Carla presents Aidan with a birthday surprise. Meanwhile, Mary offers a solution to Jude's dilemma.

David faces the consequences of attacking Gary, and Carla's grand gesture overwhelms Aidan. Meanwhile, Mary's plan to help Jude hits a snag.

Following Coronation Street at 9pm is the season finale of Marcella on ITV which we have a clip of below.

Eric is taken in for questioning by the police and Marcella and the team quiz him on his confrontation with Dr Lewis, and he tells them he thought she had something to do with Gail's disappearance due to Joel Lawrence. Marcella heads to investigate and is shocked when she sees Joel has a scar on his chest - and is surprised further when she discovers who his next of kin is. She heads to the killer's house, where she finds Edward's ringing phone - triggering a blackout. Crime drama, starring Anna Friel. Last in the series.

And finally on Channel 4, you can watch the 2nd episode of Kiss Me First at 10pm

To join the secret paradise known as Red Pill, Shadowfax will have to prove to Adrian that she is a worthy member. Despite being troubled by Calumny's disappearance from the game, Leila does want to join so she can start to understand some of the mysteries behind her new friend Tess and the world of Red Pill. Fantasy thriller based on Lottie Moggach's debut novel that blends live action and computer-generated virtual world sequences, starring Tallulah Haddon, Simona Brown, Matthew Beard and George Jovanovic.