October 14th, 2008 14:40 EST
Nightly TV Listings: October 14, 2008
Good afternoon, everyone!
This is Garrett Godwin, and I`m here to tell you What`s On Tonight!
On FOX tonight at 8pm is an all-new episode of House, in which our brilliant yet cranky doc (Hugh Laurie) reluctantly goes to his father`s funeral. But will he reveal a family secret that is 40 years overdue? Then on CBS is NCIS. For five years, we`ve come to met and know Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs (Mark Harmon), and now we can get to meet his father (Ralph Waite, The Waltons). But going home isn`t going to be easy for Gibbs, when he and his team investigate a murder that leads to his hometown.
Then at 10pm on NBC is an all-new Law & Order: SVU, with award-winning actress Ellem Burstyn guest-starring as Stabler (Christopher Meloni)`s mother, when a case involves the cop`s daughter Kathleen. Also is the season finale of A&E`s The Cleaner, a new Without A Trace, and the season premiere of ABC`s Eli Stone. The series, about a lawyer who may be a prophet, starts off its sophomore season with Sigourney Weaver, Katie Holmes, and musician Seal.
And at 11pm on SOAPnet is the start of the two-part season finale of General Hospital: Night Shift, in which Patrick (Jason Thompson)`s choice could be GH in jeopardy. Meanwhile, coma-induced Robert (Tristan Rogers) gets a visit from old friends of the 80s that includes Luke Spencer (Anthony Geary), and they`re there to save his life.
And that is What`s On Tonight, so thanks for joining me. But don`t forget to check out The American Perspective with Judyth Piazza as well as the latest Hot Copy with Del Marbrook -- right here at the SOP.
I`m Garrett Godwin, and I have to Go Now, so I`ll see you later.