Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston “Beat the Press” 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A discussion of the issues of the week.

Great Performances at the MET: Wagner’s Ring Cycle: Götterdämmerung 9 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The final installment in Richard Wagner’s “Ring” cycle.



Viewfinders 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Annie Leibovitz talks about the show “Annie Leibovitz: Pilgrimage” at the Concord Museum.


Live at Noon noon WUMB-FM (91.9) Chris O’Brien returns.

Get Today's Headlines in your inbox:
The day's top stories delivered every morning.
Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here

Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)

NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Ken Gloss of Brattle Book Shop.




CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Richard Gere; Susan Sarandon.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Lady Gaga. Green Day performs.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Jake Gyllenhaal; J.J. Abrams; Soleil Moon Frye.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Tyra Banks.

Rachael Ray at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 4; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10. HGTV’s Carter Oosterhouse.

Steve Harvey at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 64; 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Mending a family feud.

Rachael Ray at 10 a.m. on OWN. A “Sopranos” “sauce-off” competition with Vincent Curatola and Steve Schirripa.

The Jeff Probst Show at
10 a.m. on Ch. 38; 3 p.m. on Ch. 6. Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock and former MLB player Billy Ashley.

The Martha Stewart Show at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on HALMRK. Hugh Jackman.

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Richard Gere; Barbara Corcoran; Lauren Miller and Ari Graynor.


The Doctors at 2 p.m. on Ch. 7; 4 p.m. on Ch. 64.

The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Brooke Shields.

Anderson Live at 3 p.m. on Chs. 12 and 25. Richard Gere; Susan Sarandon.

Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. on Ch. 6. Jennifer Lopez.

The Dr. Oz Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 10; 5 p.m. on Ch. 25. Author Valorie Burton.

The Ricki Lake Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 64; 4 p.m. on Ch. 25. Sexuality in society.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Phillip Phillips performs.


Real Time With Bill Maher at 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. on HBO; 2:35 a.m. on HBO2.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Adam Levine; Magic Johnson. Grace Potter performs.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Howard Stern. Jason Aldean performs.

Nightline at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at midnight on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Brit Marling.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Judah Friedlander. Dr. Dog performs.

Tavis Smiley at 2:30 a.m. on Ch. 2. Kyra Sedgwick.


The Sea Around Us 6 p.m. (TCM) Oscar-winning documentary explores the ocean. NR (1952)

Taken 7 p.m., 11 p.m. (FX) An ex-CIA agent (Liam Neeson) searches for his teenage daughter, who’s abducted by sex traders. NR (2008)

Baby Boy 7:30 p.m. (FUSE) An aimless 20-year-old (Tyrese) lives with his mother. R (2001)

Full Metal Jacket 8 p.m. (IFC) Stanley Kubrick’s vision of Vietnam as seen by Marines. Matthew Modine. R (1987)

John Q 8 p.m. (BET) A man (Denzel Washington) takes hostages to get an operation for his son. PG-13 (2002)

Runaway Jury 8 p.m. (TNT)
A jury consultant (Gene Hackman) tries to influence a trial. PG-13 (2003)

I Walk the Line 8:35 p.m. (OXY) A sheriff’s moral fiber is tested by a woman. Gregory Peck. PG-13 (1970)

It Could Happen to You 9:50 p.m. (WAM) A cop offers to share a lottery ticket with a waitress. Nicolas Cage. PG (1994)

Mean Girls 10 p.m. (VH1) A new student joins a snobby clique. Lindsay Lohan. PG-13 (2004)

Young Bess 10 p.m. (TCM) The early life of Elizabeth I. Jean Simmons. NR (1953)

Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com