This weekend catch the series premiere of Jersey Strong, plus all new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress and Last Tango in Halifax.
What to Watch: Friday, September 13
9:00pm: Say Yes to the Dress, TLC (30 mins) NEW
This episode centers around brides who are celebrating their dig day after suffering significant health scares: one woman beat breast cancer and is planning the wedding she thought she'd never have, while another is recovering from lung cancer and a third bride-to-be wants to be married before her kidney disease progresses.
9:30pm: Say Yes to the Dress, TLC (30 mins) NEW
An Olympic hurdler is searching for the perfect gown while another woman searches a for a vintage dress.
What to Watch: Saturday, September 14
10:30pm: Jersey Strong, Pivot (30 mins) SERIES PREMIERE
This Newark, NJ based series follows two families: Brooke is a trial attorney who owns her own law firm with her fiancee Maggie and they struggle to balance work life with time for themselves and their two college aged children. Jayda is a reformed gang member in a relationship with a man from a rival gang and she is working to make their relationship and family work while building a mentorship program for other young women in her neighborhood. Check out a clip below.
What to Watch: Sunday, September 15
8:00pm: Last Tango in Halifax, PBS (1 hr) NEW
This dramedy follows childhood sweethearts, Alan and Celia, who reunite after 60 years apart following the death of their respective spouses. Celia's daughter Caroline is struggling with her feelings for a woman she works with.
About What to Watch on TV
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