Saturday’s TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: ‘Cleveland Abduction’

Taryn Manning, left, in “Cleveland Abduction” on Lifetime.
Taryn Manning (“Orange Is the New Black”) stars “Cleveland Abduction,” on Lifetime.
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When Calls the Heart Abigail (Lori Loughlin) is stunned when she finds out the truth about Bill Avery (Jack Wagner) while Jack (Daniel Lissing) is in Hope Valley to rebuild the church and school in this new episode. 8 p.m. Hallmark

Orphan Black Mark and Gracie (Ari Millen, Zoe de Grand’Maison) uncover some new leads they hope will lead them to the DNA samples that could set them free, while Art and Sarah (Kevin Hanchard, Tatiana Maslany) team up to track them down in this new episode. 9 p.m. BBC America

Outlander Claire (Caitriona Balfe) cares for Jenny (Laura Donnelly) when she goes into labor in this new episode. 9 p.m. Starz


The Graham Norton Show Mark Ruffalo, Elizabeth Olsen and Jeremy Renner (“Avengers: Age of Ultron”) are guests. 10 p.m. BBC America

Saturday Night Live Scarlett Johansson hosts with musical guest Wiz Khalifa. 11:29 p.m. NBC


Ninotchka East meets West in this 1939 comedy about three Soviet emissaries who were sent to Paris to sell the family jewels of the exiled Grand Duchess Swana (Ina Claire), but the three start to see the value of a capitalistic society, prompting by-the-books comrade (Greta Garbo) to take over the mission. Melvyn Douglas also stars. 5 p.m. TCM

Cleveland Abduction Taryn Manning stars as Michelle Knight, who was abducted in 2002 by Ariel Castro (Raymond Cruz) and held captive in his home for more than a decade. Pam Grier and Joe Morton also star. 8 p.m. Lifetime. The new special “Cleveland Abduction: Beyond the Headlines” follows at 10 p.m.

As Above/So Below This 2014 chiller follows a young alchemy scholar (Perdita Weeks), whose determined quest to continue her late father’s search for the legendary philosopher’s stone takes her team deep into the miles of twisting, bone-littered catacombs beneath Paris. Ben Feldman and Edwin Hodge also star. 10 p.m. Cinemax




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

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


Today Mother’s Day. (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

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

State of the Union (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

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

Fareed Zakaria GPS Iran nuclear framework: Thomas Erdbrink, the New York Times. ISIS: King Abdullah II of Jordan. North Korea: Author Blaine Harden (“The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot”). The American Dream: Author Robert Putnam (“Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis”). (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN


Meet the Press Unrest in Baltimore: House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio). (N) 8 a.m. KNBC; 11 a.m. MSNBC

This Week With George Stephanopoulos Unrest in Baltimore: Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.); Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.). Presidential campaign: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Panel: Bill Kristol; former Gov. Bill Richardson (D-N.M.); Katrina vanden Heuvel; Dana Perino. (N) 8 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday: Chris Wallace Unrest in Baltimore: Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.). 2016 presidential election: Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio). Panel: Brit Hume; Sheryl Gay Stolberg; George Will; Juan Williams. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. FNC

Reliable Sources Coverage of unrest in Baltimore: Sally Kohn; David Zurawik, the Baltimore Sun; Soledad O’Brien; Steve Inskeep, NPR. Brian Williams prospects for return to NBC: Carole Simpson. Host Frank Sesno. (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Coverage of unrest in Baltimore: David Zurawik, Baltimore Sun; Amy Holmes, the Blaze TV; Ron Fournier, National Journal; Leland Vittert; Bill Press. (N) 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. FNC

Face the Nation Unrest in Baltimore: Cornell William Brooks, NAACP. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.). A report on the Nepal earthquake. Panel: Michael Gerson, the Washington Post; Sherrilyn Ifill, NAACP; Michele Norris, NPR; Ramesh Ponnuru; Wes Moore. (N) 8:30 a.m. KCBS

60 Minutes How Arab and Israeli children are impacted by an age-old war; David Rubenstein; Islay. (N) 7 p.m. KCBS

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