Daily guide to television and radio


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Scott Helman, co-author of “The Real Romney’’; David Edwards, founder of Breathable Foods


Main Streets and Back Roads 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) The Berkshires.


Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. Classical New England (99.5) “Keith’s Classical Corner’’ with Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart.


The Diane Rehm Show 10 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Robert Leiken, director of the Immigration and National Security Program at the Center for the National Interest, discusses national security challenges.

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The Emily Rooney Show noon. WGBH-FM (89.7) Jared recaps Oscar nominations.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The Boston Police Department’s rate of solving homicides.

NightSide With Dan Rea 8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) “The Real Romney’’ authors Michael Kranish and Scott Helman



Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Cast members from “The Artist.’’ Also: the Professionals; Oscar nominations; steals and deals.


Live! With Kelly at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Cynthia Nixon; “Bachelor’’ host Chris Harrison; Mary J. Blige (guest co-host).

Colbert Report at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on COM. Political scientist Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, co-author of “The Dictator’s Handbook: Why Bad Behavior Is Almost Always Good Politics.’’

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Joan and Melissa Rivers; Dylan Ratigan.


The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Sam Worthington; Seal (music guest); NFL analyst Michael Strahan.


Real Time With Bill Maher at 10 p.m. on HBO2. Journalist Bill Moyers and Senator Bernie Sanders (Ind.-Vt.).


Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Tina Fey; Jeremy Irvine. The Barr Brothers perform.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at midnight on Chs. 5, 6 and 9. Elizabeth Banks (“Man on a Ledge’’); Ben McKenzie (“Southland’’).

Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Ch. 2. Terrence Howard.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Kristen Bell; Eddie Izzard; Jean Reno. Taped in Paris.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:35 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Wiz Khalifa; surfer Izzy Paskowitz. Also: Manchester Orchestra perform.


Blue Collar Comedy Tour: One for the Road 8 p.m. (CMT) Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall. NR (2006)

Donnie Darko 8 p.m. (OVAT) A tortured teen is haunted by visions of a giant rabbit. Jake Gyllenhaal. R (2001)

The History Boys 8 p.m. (SUND) Passable tale of teachers readying students for college in 1980s England. Richard Griffiths. R (2006)

In Bruges 8 p.m., midnight (FXM) Chatty hit men (Brendan Gleeson, Colin Farrell) lay low in picturesque Bruges, Belgium. R (2008)

In like Flint 8 p.m. (TCM) A society of women plots to conquer the world. James Coburn. NR (1967)

Nobel Son 8 p.m. (TMC) A Nobel Prize-winning chemist (Alan Rickman) refuses to pay the ransom for his kidnapped son. R (2008)

Taken 8 p.m. (FX) An ex-CIA agent (Liam Neeson) searches for his teenage daughter, who’s abducted by sex traders. PG-13 (2008)

A Woman Under the Influence 8 p.m. (FLIX) John Cassavetes’ study of a troubled marriage. Peter Falk. R (1974)

The Beverly Hillbillies 8:30 p.m. (WAM) The backwoods clan brings culture shock to California’s upper crust. Jim Varney. PG (1993)

The King’s Speech 9 p.m. (SHO2) Stuttering King George “Bertie’’ VI (Colin Firth) finds his confidence thanks to a speech therapist. R (2010)

Full Metal Jacket 9:50 p.m. (ENCR) Stanley Kubrick’s vision of Vietnam as seen by a group of Marines. Matthew Modine. R (1987)

Eastern Promises 10 p.m. (FXM) A midwife becomes entangled with Russian mobsters in London. Naomi Watts. R (2007)

The Ledge 10 p.m. (TMC) A Christian (Patrick Wilson) poses a moral dilemma to an atheist. R (2011)

Room in Rome 10 p.m. (SUND) Two female tourists (Elena Anaya, Natasha Yarovenko) in Rome have a passionate love affair. NR (2010)

Where the Spies Are 10 p.m. (TCM) British agent (David Niven) vs. Soviet spies. NR (1965)