Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'The Musketeers'

NBC gets ready for the Super Bowl with an evening of prime time specials.

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SERIES

Austin City Limits The Black Keys perform songs from the album "Turn Blue," and J. Roddy Walston and his trio also perform. 8 p.m. KVCR

The Musketeers A Spanish general (Colin Salmon) agrees to trade the formula for a unique and powerful gunpowder in exchange for the Musketeer's help in rescuing his kidnapped daughter. Howard Charles, Tom Burke and Santiago Cabrera star. 9 p.m. BBC America

Transporter: The Series In this new episode Frank (Chris Vance) is hired to transport a $10-million racehorse. Violante Placido also stars. 10 p.m. TNT

SPECIALS

Super Bowl Specials On Super Bowl eve, NBC has devoted the evening to the NFL Championship game beginning at 7:30 p.m. with "Super Bowl Zone" a preview of Super Bowl XLIX. That's followed at 8 p.m. by "Saturday Night Live: NFL Saturday," featuring NFL and sports related skits from throughout the shows history. With Dana Carvey and Kevin Nealon. Seth Meyers host. At 9 p.m. the annual "NFL Honors " recognizes the league's outstanding athletes.

MOVIES

A Wish Come True On the eve of her 30th birthday, an environmentalist (Megan Park) looks back on her long string of bad relationships and makes a mega-wish that all her past birthday wishes would come true. Anthony Lemke and Benjamin Hollingsworth also star in this new romantic comedy. 8 p.m. Hallmark

Beautiful & Twisted In this new TV movie based on a true story, Rob Lowe stars as millionaire Miami hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., whose ex-stripper wife (Paz Vega) emerges as the prime suspect in his murder. 8 p.m. Lifetime. The special "Beyond the Headlines: The Novack Murders" follows at 10 p.m. Lifetime

 

WEEKEND TALK

SATURDAY

Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

McLaughlin Group (N) 6:30 p.m. KCET

SUNDAY

Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC

State of the Union Trip to Saudi Arabia with President Obama; ISIS; Sarah Palin in the news: Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). 2016 Presidential election: Mike Huckabee. Prime Minister Netanyahu's speech before Congress; Netanyahu-Obama rift; Israeli and Lebanon: Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.). 2016: Kevin Madden; Dan Balz. Super Bowl: Rachel Nichols; Lynn Swann. (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

CBS News Sunday Morning Patricia Arquette. (N) 6:30 a.m. KCBS

Fareed Zakaria GPS Radical Islam and terror; drone at the White House; Netanyahu's speech to Congress; Iran; Russia; Ukraine; China; the President's legacy: President Barack Obama. (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Face the Nation Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-Ill.); Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.); former Secretary of State James Baker. Super Bowl preview: James Brown; Jan Crawford. Author Joseph Califano. Stephanie Cutter; John Dickerson; Mark Leibovich; Philip Musser; Peggy Noonan. (N) 8 a.m. KCBS

Meet the Press Congress and the White House; tax and trade policies; 2016 prospects: Rep. Paul D. Ryan (R-Wisc.). Foreign policy; ISIS; Saudi Arabia; the Middle East: Former Sec. of Defense Robert Gates. Concussions in football: Leonard Marshall; DeMaurice Smith, NFL Players Association. Panel: Savannah Guthrie; Mark Halperin; Jim Cramer; Kathleen Parker. (N) 8 a.m. KNBC; 11 a.m. MSNBC

This Week With George Stephanopoulos 2016 Presidential prospects: Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisc.). Panel: Matthew Dowd; LZ Granderson; Gwen Ifill; Rich Lowry. (N) 8 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday The Middle East: Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.); retired General Jack Keane; former Ambassador Dennis Ross. Common Core State Standards: Gov. Greg Abbott (R-Texas); former U.S. Sec. Education Bill Bennett. Super Bowl XVII MVP John Riggins. Panel: George Will; Julie Pace; Dana Perino; Peter Baker. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. FNC

Reliable Sources Super Bowl coverage: Jack Whitaker. Rupert Murdoch's political influence: Matt Lewis; Gabe Sherman (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Coverage of winter snow storm "Juno"; Michael Moore comments about "American Sniper"; Super Bowl coverage; coverage of potential 2016 Presidential Candidates: Nina Easton; Mercedes Schlapp; Julie Roginsky; David Zurawik; Brian Kilmeade; Joe Concha; Frank Luntz. (N) 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. FNC

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