Saturday TV: Slime, Jonas, Kids’ Choice

NickJonasNick Jonas, who first visited the event in 2006 with his brothers, returns to host The 2015 Kids’ Choice Awards (Nickelodeon, 8 p.m.) as host and performer of the 28th annual edition.

That may mean he’s adept with slime, a substance more ancipated at the event than the actual giving of the awards in the various categories of movies, television and music — as we’ll as things like “most addicting game.” Some slime at the show, shot at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., will even be delivered via drone.

In addition to Jonas, 5 Seconds of Summer and Iggy Azalea with Jennifer Hudson will perform.

Katy Perry, a past performer and slime recipient at Kids’ Choice, meanwhile will be having her own concert this year: “Katy Perry: Prismatic World Tour” (Epix, 8 p.m.).

The host provides parting monetary advice and provides a look back on the final edition of “The Suze Orman Show” (CNBC, 9 p.m.) after a 13 year run.

Here come the regional finals in the NCAA men’s tournament alliterative elite eight: Arizona vs. Wisconsin (TBS, 6 p.m.), Notre Dame vs. Kentucky (TBS, 8:30 p.m.)

“Black Sails” (Starz, 9 p.m.) reaches its second season finale.

If Lifetime were on top of its game, it would quickly program its 2011 TV movie on Amanda Knox, starring Hayden Panettier. Instead, it shows its scheduled new movie “Bad Blood” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.), in which Taylor Cole a woman falsely accused of murder because the bone marrow she donated to someone’s using her DNA to implicate her in his crimes.

“Into the Storm” (HBO, 8 p.m.) the 2014 film with Richard Armitage and Sarah Wayne Callies, makes its premium cable premiere. A better choice might be “Inside Llewyn Davis” (Showtime 2, 8 p.m.) has been playing for a few weeks.

Grace goes missing on “Good Witch” (Hallmark, 8 p.m.).

Two nominees for Favorite Kids TV Show tonight on the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award have new episodes: “Jesssie” (Disney, 8 p.m.) and “Austin & Ally” (Disney, 8:30 p.m.).

“Ghost Adventures” (Travel, 9 p.m.) does some followup on past haunts.

An electronics store is held hostage on “In an Instant” (ABC, 9 p.m.), the network’s odd true crime recreation show.

Julianne Moore, Cuba Gooding Jr., Michael Flatley and Bill Bailey are guests on a new episode of “The Graham Norton Show” (BBC America, 10 p.m.).

The women’s NCAA college tournament reaches its regional semifinals with Connecticut vs. Texas (ESPN, noon), Louisville vs. Dayton (ESPN, 2:30 p.m.), Maryland vs. Duke (ESPN, 4:30 p.m.) and Tennessee vs. Gonzaga (ESPN, 7 p.m.).

The men’s Division II basketball championship game has Florida Southern vs. Indiana (Penn.) (CBS, 3 p.m.).

From Shanghai, the Figure Skating World Championships (NBC, 8 p.m.) take over prime time.

Hockey action includes Rangers at Boston (NHL, 1 p.m.) and Los Angeles at Minnesota (NHL, 8 p.m.).

Spring baseball has Baltimore vs. Yankees (MLB, 1 p.m.) and Oakland vs. White Sox (MLB, 4 p.m.).

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and Tune Yards play a replay of “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 8 p.m., check local listings).

Dwayne Johnson, who will always be known as The Rock, returns to host a new “Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) where George Ezra is musical guest. The 10 p.m. flashback episode is from 1986, with Sigourney Weaver hosting and Buster Poindexter as musical guest.

 

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