The medium celebrates its past, laden with more nostalgia than usual on the annual “TV Land Awards” (TV Land, 9 p.m.).
Kelly Ripa, right, hosts the event in which the casts of “Laverne & Shirley,” “In Living Colour” and “One Day at a Time” will reunite, “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse” gets recognition, and Aretha Franklin will also be given an award.
Michael J. Fox returns for the season finale of “The Good Wife” (CBS, 9 p.m.).
There’s also a wonderful but creepy appearance by Rosie Perez on “Nurse Jackie” (Showtime, 9 p.m.).
After following mostly Irish travelers, the new series “My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding” (TLC, 10 p.m.) looks at over-the-top Romani traditions, American style.
Hanna learns something about an ex-boyfriend on “Girls” (HBO, 10:30 p.m.).
Doris Roberts plays a personal shopper on “Desperate Housewives” (ABC, 9 p.m.).
The smoke moster thing born last week pays instant dividends on another packed episode of “Game of Thrones” (HBO, 9 p.m.).
After tuning in last week, Roger Sterling isn’t quite ready to drop out on a new “Mad Men” (AMC, 10 p.m.).
A new season starts for “Metalocalypse” (Cartoon Network, 12:15 a.m.), featuring the funniest metal band since Spinal Tap.
The two part “Birdsong” concludes on “Masterpiece Classic” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings).
The Kentucky duo got a second reprieve last week on “The Amazing Race” (CBS, 8 p.m.).
CIA guy talks about how great torture is on “60 Minutes” (CBS, 7 p.m.).
Have you heard the one about the one-horned rhinoceros? It’s on “Secrets of Wild India” (Nat Geo Wild, 8 p.m.).
Treat Williams and Steve Coogan lend voices to a new episode of “The Simpsons” (Fox, 8 p.m.).
A Hope Lange double feature offers “Peyton Place” (TCM, 8 .m.) and “Love is a Ball” (TCM, 10:45 p.m.).
A visit to a yogurt shop on U Street doesn’t go well on “Veep” (HBO, 10 p.m.).
First round NBA playoff games, all in Game 1 of the series, are Jazz at Spurs (ESPN, 1 p.m.), Nuggets at Lakers (ABC, 3:30 p.m.), Celtics at Hawks (TNT, 7 p.m.) and Clippers at Grizzlies (TNT, 9:30 p.m.).
NHL conference semifinal series continues with Devils at Flyers (NBC, 3 p.m.) and Predators at Coyotes (NBC Sports, 8 p.m.).
Baseball today includes Tigers at Yankees (TBS, 1 p.m.) and Rays at Rangers (ESPN, 8 p.m.).
ABC: Eric Schmidt, David Walker, Carly Fiorina, Jennifer Granholm, Paul Krugman, George Will. CBS: Haley Barbour, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Gov. Jerry Brown. NBC: Robert Gibbs, Ed Gillespie, Hilary Rosen, Rachel Maddow, Alex Castellanos, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers. CNN: White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennan, Rep. John Boehner, Govs. Bob McDonnell and Brian Schweitzer. Fox News: Brennan, Joel and Victoria Osteen.