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Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The Martian'

Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The Martian'
Matt Damon stars in 2015 sci-fi thriller "The Martian" airing on HBO. (Twentieth Century Fox)

SERIES

The Kitchen The home cooking series returns for a new season. Sunny Anderson, Geoffrey Zakarian, Jeff Mauro, Katie Lee and Marcela Valladolid. Author and nutritionist Joy Bauer is a guest on the season premiere. 11 a.m. Food

Cops A motorcyclist leads police on a high-speed chase, and one lawbreaker goes to great lengths to avoid being caught in the season premiere of the venerable unscripted series. 8 p.m. Spike

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Outlander Claire and Jamie (Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan) reunite with the Lallybroch and MacKenzie men as they start training for war. Graham McTavish and Oscar Kennedy also star in this new episode. 9 and 10 p.m. Starz

The Vet Life This new unscripted series follows three veterinarians working at their Houston animal clinic. 10 p.m. Animal Planet

SPECIALS

Roots: A New Vision This new  special takes a behind-the-scenes look at locations, sets, costumes and historical details from the new "Roots" miniseries. 10 p.m. History

MOVIES

The Martian Matt Damon earned an Oscar nomination as lead actor for his performance in director Ridley Scott's 2015 drama based on Andy Weir's story of an astronaut mistakenly thought dead by the rest of his crew and left behind on Mars. Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Kate Mara, Michael Pena, Kristen Wiig, Sean Bean and Chiwetel Ejiofor also star. 8 p.m. HBO

Ms. Matched A woman (Alexa PenaVega) who has built a career as a wedding planner of lavish fairy-tale weddings is teamed up on stage at a wedding expo with a frugal financial advisor (Shawn Roberts), and they give the crowd opposite advice in in this new romantic comedy. 9 p.m. Hallmark

Woman in Gold Helen Mirren stars as a woman determined to recover paintings stolen by the Nazis in this 2015 drama. Ryan Reynolds, Tatiana Maslany ("Orphan Black"), Katie Holmes and Daniel Bruhl costar. 9 p.m. Showtime

WEEKEND TALK

SATURDAY

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

SUNDAY

Meet the Press Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). Presidential candidate Former Gov. Gary Johnson (L-N.M.). Panel: Andrea Mitchell; Ron Fournier Rep. Donna Edwards (D-M.D.); Lanhee Chen. (N) 5 a.m. KNBC

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

State of the Union Politics: Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump. Politics; the California primary: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Politics; the California primary: Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

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

Fareed Zakaria GPS The Libertarian agenda: Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson. Foreign policy analysis of the major party front runners: Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations. Billionaires and the economy: Author Ruchir Sharma ("The Rise & Fall of Nations"). The sharing economy; the future of travel: Nathan Blecharczyk, Airbnb. (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

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Face the Nation Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. David Axelrod. Poll results from California and New Jersey: Anthony Salvanto. Panel: Amy Walter; Dan Balz; Susan Page; Reihan Salam. (N) 8 a.m. KCBS

This Week With George Stephanopoulos Democratic presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). The economy: Paul Krugman, The New York Times; Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform. Panel: E.J. Dionne, The Washington Post; Matthew Dowd; Sara Fagen; Roland Martin. (N) 8 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace Final primaries: John Podesta, Clinton Campaign. Presidential election: Former Rep. Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.). Panel: Brit Hume; Anne Gearan; Karl Rove; Charles Lane. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. FNC

Reliable Sources Donald Trump and the media: Michael Wolff, Hollywood Reporter. Clinton campaign and journalists: Clinton campaign press secretary Brian Fallon. Trump's attacks the media; coverage of final primaries: Katrina Vanden Heuvel; Elizabeth Harrington; David Zurawik. Unfair treatment of Bernie Sanders in the media: Cenk Uygur, the Young Turks. (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Coverage of Donald Trump; coverage of Hillary Clinton: Heidi Przybyla; Gayle Trotter; Molly Ball; Laura Ingraham; Joe Concha, Mediaite; Margaret Sullivan. (N) 8 a.m. FNC

60 Minutes Law enforcement's use of young confidential informers in drug arrests; 12-year0old Jazz prodigy Joey Alexander. (N) 7 p.m. KCBS

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