TOP PICK: ‘The 33rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors‘ (9pm ET on CBS)
This year’s honorees are singer and songwriter Merle Haggard, composer and lyricist Jerry Herman, dancer, choreographer and director Bill T. Harris, songwriter and musician Paul McCartney, and producer, television host and actress Oprah Winfrey. In a star-studded celebration on the Kennedy Center Opera House stage, the 2010 Honorees will be saluted by great performers from Hollywood and the arts capitals of the world. Seated with President and Mrs. Obama, the Honorees will accept the thanks of their peers and fans through performances and heartfelt tributes.
TruTV is heading back to Detroit for more adventures in the world of pawn in this inside look at one of the country’s largest pawn shops and the family that runs it. The series takes viewers behind the scenes at American Jewelry and Loan, where customers bring in everything from alligators to prosthetic limbs. Each pawn ticket has a story, and there are more than 45,000 stories in the warehouse to tell. At the center of American Jewelry and Loan are owner Les Gold and his staff, including his son, Seth, and his trusted manager, Rich. They have to be ready to deal with the unexpected when people’s personal items are on the line.
Patti’s hard-to-please clients this week include a fortysomething heir to a diet-product fortune and an icy, statuesque woman from Russia.
Sahil shares some big news with his brother, while Nathan and Crystal finally get together to figure out their delicate situation.