What TV shows we should watch this weekend: ‘Spartacus’ and ‘The Bible’


Conference tourney championships this weekend which lead into “Selection Sunday.” Elsewhere, History’s adaptation of ‘The Bible’ is simply marvelous. Here’s what you need to watch this weekend.


Spartacus @ 9pm, Starz: Their forces trapped on an impassable, snowbound ridge, Spartacus and Crixus clash over the method of escape.

Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson @ 12:37am, CBS: Alison Brie is on and Alison Brie does stuff like this.


Big 12 Basketball Championship @ 6pm, ESPN: Can Kansas pull through and get that #1 seed they’ve been looking for?

Big East Basketball Championship @ 8:30pm, ESPN: Who’s it going to be? The Hoyas? The Orangemen? Your guess is as good as mine.


Big Ten Basketball Championship @ 3:30pm, CBS: Can Michigan State make it two in a row?

The Bible @ 8pm, History: Religion aside, this is a wonderfully done documentary/adaptation.

Shameless @ 9m, Showtime: Former West Wing star Bradley Whitford makes a guest appearance.

The Client List @ 10pm, Lifetime: Yea, so what, I like shows where a hot chick gives handjobs. Sue me.