Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) City Councilor Felix Arroyo on his decision to join Boston’s mayoral race.

Roadside Stories 8 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Follow a paralyzed New Hampshire athlete’s trip to a racetrack.

Windows to the Wild
8:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Explore the great outdoors on the Mt. Washington Hotel’s Green Roof.



What’s New? 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Burger spot Shake Shack makes its debut in the Boston area.


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Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Jared Bowen on the Boston arts scene.

Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Open Mic” featuring Christopher Lydon.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Casey Sherman, author of “Animal,” about New Bedford-born hit man Joseph “The Animal” Barboza.

NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Massachusetts Secretary of Education Matt Malone.




CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. News of the day.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Zac Efron.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. “Rossen Reports.”

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Carrie Ann Inaba.


The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Maria Menounos.


The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Marie Osmond.

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


Greater Boston at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44; 7 p.m. and on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on Ch. 2.

Conan at 11 p.m. and
12:30 a.m. on TBS. Eva Mendes; Alt-J performs.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and
1:01 a.m. on COM. New York Times national-security correspondent Mark Mazzetti.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:31 a.m. on COM. NBC foreign correspondent Richard Engel.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Olivia Wilde; Buddy Guy performs with the Experience Hendrix band.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Ken Jeong; Phoenix performs.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Johnny Depp; Bill Carter and the Blame perform.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Tracy Morgan; Deerhunter performs; B.J. Thomas sits in with the Roots.

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


The Campaign 8 p.m. (HBO2) Two CEOs turn a tourism-center director into a politician in order to beat a blundering congressman. R (2012)

Carousel 8 p.m. (TCM) Gordon MacRae and Shirley Jones in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s stage hit. NR (1956)

Diamonds Are Forever 8 p.m. (G4)] James Bond (Sean Connery) is on the trail of stolen gems. PG (1971)

The Pianist 8 p.m. (FLIX) Wrenching Holocaust drama about a Polish Jew (Adrien Brody). R (2002)

The Smurfs 8 p.m. (ENCR) The Smurfs land in New York and must evade their archnemesis. (Hank Azaria). PG (2011)

A Time to Kill 8 p.m., midnight (OXY) A chemist is suspected of poisoning a doctor’s wife. John Horsley. NR (1955)

War Horse 8 p.m. (TMC) A horse and his trainer (Jeremy Irvine) forge a remarkable bond as World War I unfolds around them. PG-13 (2011)

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic 9 p.m. (36) The life and work of conservation pioneer Aldo Leopold. NR (2012)

Fright Night 9:30 p.m. (SHO2) A suburban teen (Anton Yelchin) seeks the help of a Las Vegas magician in order to kill a vampire. R (2011)

Damage 10 p.m. (SPIKE) An ex-con (Steve Austin) becomes an underground fighter in order to pay for a medical procedure. R (2010)

Dark Shadows 10 p.m. (MAX) An 18th-century vampire returns to his mansion after being entombed for 200 years. PG-13 (2012)

Living in Fear 10 p.m. (LMN) A bride (Marcia Cross) learns of the death of her husband’s first wife. NR (2001)