(HBO, Oct. 16, 9 p.m. ET)
Ancient history heats up: Caesar (Ciaran Hinds) meets Cleopatra (Lyndsey Marshal—so put Liz Taylor out of your mind).
(FX, Oct. 18, 10 p.m. ET)
That mutilating Carver is still on the attack, and somehow Christian (Julian McMahon) becomes a prime suspect.
2005 Black Movie Awards (TNT, Oct. 19, 10 p.m. ET)
Cedric the Entertainer is MC, with a special award going to up-and-comer Kimberly Elise, currently on CBS's Close to Home
Saturday Night Live
(NBC, Oct. 22, 11:30 p.m. ET)
(The Legend of Zorro
) hosts. With the band Franz Ferdinand.
Grand Ole Opry Live! (GAC, Oct. 22, 9 p.m. ET)
An hour-long performance by country music phenomenon Martina McBride.