Saturday TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: ‘The World’s End’

Simon Pegg in “The World’s End.”
Simon Pegg stars in the 2013 sci-fi comedy “The World’s End.”
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Orphan Black Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) gets a surprising assist in her quest for the truth about cloning in this new episode. 9 p.m. BBC America


Geraldo Rivera: O. J. Simpson at 20 This new special revisits the June 1994 murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman and the trail of O. J. Simpson for the crime, featuring interviews with witness Kato Kaelin and lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Gloria Allred. 7 p.m. Fox News

American Swamp Monsters Animal Planet’s “Monster Week” continues with this new special featuring the legendary Honey Island Swamp Monster and the werewolf-like rougarou. 8 p.m. Animal Planet



The Green Berets AMC’s Memorial Day weekend slate of classic war movies includes the 1968 Vietnam War tale starring John Wayne and David Janssen. 5 and 11 p.m. AMC

The Dirty Dozen Turner Classic Movies’ Memorial Day weekend offerings include this 1967 thriller starring Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown and Telly Savalas. 5 p.m. TCM

The World’s End Simon Pegg and Nick Frost reteamed with “Shaun of the Dead” director Edgar Wright for this 2013 sci-fi comedy about old friends on a pub crawl that turns unexpectedly apocalyptic. 10 p.m. Cinemax



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

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



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

State of the Union With Candy Crowley Potential 2016 presidential candidacy; the Affordable Care Act; Washington politics: Gov. Mike Pence (R-Ind.). Troubles facing veterans: Wes Moore. Panel: Penny Lee; Corey Dade; Alex Castellanos. (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

CBS News Sunday Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Fareed Zakaria GPS Ukraine crisis: Jim Scuitto. Putin’s actions and intentions in Ukraine; Anti-Semitism in Ukraine; nationalism in Europe: George Soros. India’s new leadership: Arun Shourie; Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament, India. The future of television: Jeff Bewkes, Time Warner. (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace VA scandal: Derek Bennett, Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America; VA whistle-blower Dr. Margaret Moxness. Ukraine crisis: Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.). Military funerals: Tom Day, Bugles Across America. Panel: George Will; Kirsten Powers; Kimberley Strassel; Charles Lane. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. FNC

Reliable Sources Whistle-blower’s phone call sparked increased VA coverage: Dr. Sam Foote, retired VA hospital doctor; Drew Griffin. Jill Abramson’s departure from New York Times: Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair; David Folkenflik, NPR. Coverage of rumors about the health of Hillary Clinton: Paul Begala; S.E. Cupp. How the criminal justice system treats rich and poor differently: Author Matt Taibbi (“The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap”) (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Hillary Clinton’s interview with Diane Sawyer; coverage of the VA Scandal; the departure of Jill Abramson from the New York Times; Lauren Ashburn; David Frum; Craig Crawford; Jennifer Senior; Mariel Hemingway. (N) 8 and 2 p.m. FNC,


Face the Nation Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.); Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.); Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.); author David Finkel (“Thank You for Your Service”); author retired Marine Col. Tom Manion (“Brothers Forever”); Dana Priest, the Washington Post; Ben Carson; Jarrett Bell; Sean Gregory; Steven Silverman. (N) 8:30 a.m. KCBS

Meet the Press 11 a.m. MSNBC

This Week With George Stephanopoulos VA scandal: Paul Rieckhoff, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. Cyber-espionage and U.S./China: Gov. Jon Huntsman (R-Utah). Senate urges NFL’s Washington, D.C. ,franchise to change its name: Mark Schlereth; Christine Brennan, USA Today. Memorial Day: Chairman of the joint chiefs of staff Gen. Martin Dempsey. Panel: Matthew Dowd; Ana Navarro; David Plouffe; Kristen Soltis Anderson. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

60 Minutes (N) 7 p.m. KCBS

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