Chuck Says Goodbye, Spartacus Returns for Vengeance, and Other TV to Rage About Tonight

The cast of NBC's ChuckWelcome to Friday, January 27th!  Your round of weekly TV concludes as tonight sees Chuck closes the door to the Buy More after a five-year run, and Spartacus finally returns to the airwaves for Vengeance with Liam McIntyre debuting in the role.

Will you miss Chuck after he's gone, of have you yet to discover the touching sci-fi hilarity of Team Bartowski?  Will you watch the new season of Spartacus even after the tragic loss of Andy Whitfield?  Read on, for your guide to how to kick off the weekend right!

Time to start prepping your Superbowl parties and curl up at night with the best shows on the best night of the week for TV, and TVRage has your guide to everything you need to watch tonight!

Chuck - "Chuck Vs. Sarah" - The first half of a two-part series finale, Chuck and his friends struggle to deal with a shocking revelation that Sarah's return brings to their lives.  NBC, 8:00 - 9:00pm, ET

Shark Tank - A Chicago man creates a cat-drawing service, while another pitches a system for improving sales strategy, and yet another for a cargo-truck management system.  ABC, 8:00 - 9:00pm, ET

Chuck - "Chuck Vs. The Goodbye" - In the final hour of the five-year long series, Chuck calls on both family and friends to stop Nicholas Quinn (Angus Mcfadyen) from destroying everything he's built.  NBC, 9:00 - 10:00pm, ET

Fringe - "Forced Perspective" - Olivia copes with The Observer's ominous warning, while Peter and the team encounter a girl with the ability to see death in advance.  FOX, 9:00 - 10:00pm, ET

Spartacus: Vengeance - "Fugitivus" - The long-awaited season 2 premiere featuring newcomer Liam McIntyre in the title role, Spartacus discovers the grave responsibilities of his rebellion, while Claudius Glaber arrives in Capua to combat their threat.  Starz, 10:00 - 11:00pm, ET

Merlin - "Aithusa" - A stranger arrives in Camelot with news of a magical secret that could change the kingdom forever.  Syfy, 10:00 - 11:00pm, ET

Portlandia - "Grover" - Fred and Carrie try to escape the city before being taken over by the DJ craze, and two punks think up the best way to beg for money.  IFC, 10:00 - 10:30pm, ET

The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret - "In Which Todd Accidentally Learns a Secret and Brent and Doug Get Closer to Further From the Truth" - Todd seeks solace in a pub after his father leaves, but finds himself involved in an out-of-control bachelorette party.  IFC, 10:30 - 11:00pm, ET

What will YOU be watching?


Message Posted On Jan 31st, 2012, 11:25 pm
Im gonna miss Chuck. It has earned my prize title of being my favourite TV series ever. So much emotion, comedy, action, eye candy, nerdy references, great storyline and the most important bit, character progression, in one show!

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Message Posted On Jan 28th, 2012, 8:31 am

The two last chuck episodes were very good. The show ended on a high note.