Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Casey Sherman on his new book, “Animal,” about Joe “The Animal” Barboza.

Rick Steves’ Europe 7:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A tour of Slovenia, with stops at Ljubljana, Lake Bled, and the Julian Alps.


Rising Tides 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) How local government officials and the business community are taking steps to keep the Hub high and dry.



Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered with Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) News from the Boston area and around the world.

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Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Part II of “By the Numbers: Worries about Cape Cod’s Workforce”: efforts to retain younger generations of residents.

On Point With Tom Ashbrook 10 a.m and 7 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)

Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Open Mic” features Brian McGrory, editor of The Boston Globe.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Stories reflecting on what is unique about our city and state.


NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott.



CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund managing director.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
Gwyneth Paltrow.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Julie Benz and Grant Bowler.


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

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Ali Wentworth.


The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Jerry O’Connell.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Mario Lopez.


Conan at 11 p.m. and
12:30 a.m. on TBS. Jeremy Piven; the Three O’Clock performs.

Real Time With Bill Maher at 11 p.m. on HBO. Journalist Sebastian Junger and science-education activist Zack Kopplin.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and
1:01 a.m. on COM. Documentarian Ken Burns.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:31 a.m. on COM. Vice magazine cofounder Shane Smith.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Charlie Sheen; Brad Paisley performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6 and 9. Jason Bateman; Alice in Chains perform.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Harrison Ford; Jake Bugg performs.

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

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Julia Louis-Dreyfus; He’s My Brother She’s My Sister performs.


And Then Came Love 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (TV1) A single mom (Vanessa Williams) falls for her son’s sperm-donor father. NR (2007)

Barbershop 2: Back in Business 9 p.m. (BET) Riotous sequel about a Chicago barber’s dealings with greedy developers. Ice Cube. PG-13 (2004)

The Notebook 9 p.m. (STARZ) Old man (James Garner) tells a woman with Alzheimer’s about star-crossed lovers in the ‘40s. PG-13 (2004)

Apollo 18 10 p.m. (TMC) This horror film presents found footage of two astronauts who encountered alien life on the moon. PG-13 (2011)

Center Stage 10 p.m. (STYLE) A backstage look at a group of students at a New York City ballet company. Amanda Schull. PG-13 (2000)

Hostel Part II 10 p.m. (IFC) Gory sequel about American travelers terrorized in a Slovakian chamber of horrors. Bijou Phillips. R (2007)

The Long Kiss Goodnight
10 p.m. (MAX) An amnesiac mom (Geena Davis) can’t recall her life as an assassin. R (1996)