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In a Meta Twist of Fate, BH90210 Ends on a Cliffhanger... In More Ways Than One

ALSO: AGT, Four Weddings and a Funeral, 9/11 Documentaries, and more
  • Gabrielle Carteris, Ian Ziering, Jennie Garth, Jason Priestley, Shannen Doherty, Tori Spelling, and Brian Austin Green in a promotional photo for BH90210 (FOX)
    Gabrielle Carteris, Ian Ziering, Jennie Garth, Jason Priestley, Shannen Doherty, Tori Spelling, and Brian Austin Green in a promotional photo for BH90210 (FOX)
    Primetimer's editors break down what's new and noteworthy on television today.

    After making a splash when it debuted in August, BH90210 has seen a ratings decline with each new episode. With no announcement yet for a second season pickup, tonight's decision to end Season 1 on a cliffhanger seems like an especially bold move. 

    SEASON FINALE: The reunited cast wraps their pilot shoot on BH90210, and in an interesting case of life imitating art, they're waiting to see if Fox plans to pick them up. Meanwhile, everyone is involved in behind the scenes relationship drama. Here's a sneak peek at the show's nail-biting conclusion. 9:00 PM ET on Fox

    NEW EPISODE: It's live results night on America's Got Talent, with the judges taking a hard look at each of the remaining performers in anticipation of next week's big finale. 8:00 PM ET on NBC

    SPECIAL PRESENTATION: On September 11, 2001, students at Stuyvesant High School were attending classes just blocks from the Twin Towers. In the Shadow of the Towers: Stuyvesant High revisits the events of the tragedy from the perspective of the students who saw the planes crash into the towers from their desks, and lived through the life-altering hours and years that followed. Watch a preview. 9:00 PM ET on HBO

    SEASON FINALE: Mindy Kaling's rebooted take on Hugh Grant's star-making film completes its run on Hulu.The mini-series version of Four Weddings and a Funeral has been criticized for relying upon cliches, but our own Kevin O'Keeffe felt it handled one element better than the original film. Streaming on Hulu

    SEASON FINALE: The season finale of Snowfall, the 80s crack cocaine drama from the late John Singleton, finds Franklin choosing a new path in life, as South Central experience massive changes. 10:00 PM ET on FX

    SEASON FINALE: Thomas Middlechurch, Erin Foster, Lamorne Morris, and other celebrity guests stop by Hollywood Game Night to play "Song Sung Wrong," "What's in a Name," and "Block This Way" with host Jane Lynch 10:00 PM ET on NBC

    SEASON FINALE: Pike and Bishop go out with a bang on Bulletproof. The British police procedural closes the book on its first season, with investigators pursuing criminals in London's East End. 8:00 PM ET on The CW

    FAMILY DOCUMENTARY: HBO and director Amy Schatz revisit the events of September 11th in What Happened on 9/11, a thirty minute documentary that uses interviews, news footage, and photographs to teach children about the events of that tragic day. 6:00 PM ET on HBO Family

    ALSO TONIGHT

    • Full Frontal with Samantha Bee returns after a month long break. With lots happening in the news over the past few weeks, she'll have her hands full as she gets viewers back up to speed. 10:30 PM ET on TBS
    • 9/11: Inside Air Force One takes viewers inside the President's plane as it flew above the country in the dizzying hours following the events of September 11th. 9:00 PM ET on History
    • Songland concludes its first season with a guest appearance from One Republic, as the show's talented performers pitch the band songs for their next single. 9:00 PM ET on NBC
    • The Challenge's competitors, including CT (who has Primetimer's Joe Reid processing his emotions), ups the ante in a competitive 90-minute episode. 9:00 PM ET on MTV

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: BH90210, FOX, Beverly Hills, 90210