TV Listings for Sunday 02/22/2015 – The Oscars, ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘Downton Abbey’

The 87th Academy Awards are live! Who will win at the Oscars 2015? And what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Sunday, February 22, 2015:

5:30 PM ET

Live From the Red Carpet [LIVE] (“The 2015 Academy Awards”) – Ryan Seacrest welcomes the stars on the red carpet at the 2015 Academy Awards, along with Giuliana Rancic & Dave Karger; Ross Mathews, Kelly Osbourne & Zanna Roberts Rassi will also be commenting on all of the action. (E!)

7:00 PM ET

Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live From the Red Carpet [LIVE] – Guests arrive for the awards ceremony; Robin Roberts, Lara Spencer and Michael Strahan host. (ABC)

60 Minutes (“Remembering Bob Simon”) – Colleagues recount their experiences with CBS News correspondent Bob Simon; award-winning reports from Simon’s vast archive. (CBS)

8:00 PM ET

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (“Chapter 3: The Gangster’s Daughter”) – In 2000, a tip leads a district attorney to re-open the investigation into the disappearance of Kathie Durst; investigators begin to focus on Durst’s close friend, Susan Berman, a witness who was overlooked in 1982; Susan Berman is found murdered. (HBO)

Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge (“Totally Ripped”) – Eight extreme athletes have come to the Broken Skull Challenge to go head to head in Rip Off, Ass Kicker and Grip & Rip and the winner goes on to face Steve’s Skullbuster for a chance at $10,000. (CMT)

Guy’s Grocery Games (“Chefs Ham It Up”) – The chefs must make a barbecue blowout that won’t blow their budget; date night ham dinner; the final two contestants try to make their best dish using items from only one aisle. (Food Network)

TV Listings for Sunday 02222015 - The Oscars, 'The Walking Dead', 'Downton Abbey'

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8:30 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: The 87th Academy Awards [LIVE] – Honors for achievements in film take place in Los Angeles; Neil Patrick Harris hosts; musical performers include Common, John Legend, Rita Ora, Anna Kendrick, Tegan and Sara and The Lonely Island. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

The Walking Dead (“The Distance”) – After withstanding a spectacular storm, Rick and the others meet what appears to be a friendly person, but find themselves mistrustful. (AMC)

Downton Abbey – Someone attempts to thwart Rose and Atticus’ happiness; a surprise for Mrs. Patmore; Anna finds herself in trouble; Robert’s revelation. (PBS)

Girls (“Close Up”) – After doing some soul-searching, Hannah has an epiphany; Shoshanna has a disastrous interview; Ray attends a community board meeting; Marnie and Desi disagree about how to define their sound; Adam is shocked by a revelation. (HBO)

Total Divas (“Mo’ Money, Mo’ Purses”) – Nattie takes on the task of renovating her mom’s house; Brie attempts to curb Nicole’s out of control spending, and Eva Marie makes a Vegas bucket list for her Dad when she fears the worst for his health. (E!)

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (“Food Truckapalooza”) – Guy pulls up to some of the tastiest food trucks out there, including burgers in Key West, Fla., chilaquiles in California, tacos in Hawaii and fresh catches in Canada. (Food Network)

9:30 PM ET

Togetherness (“Ghost in Chains”) – Brett meets a woman during a morning hike; Tina tries to make peace with Alex by getting him an audition; Michelle helps David with the charter school; Brett takes a stand at work and opens up about his feelings. (HBO)

10:00 PM ET

Talking Dead – Guests discuss “The Distance.” (AMC)

Christina Milian Turned Up (“Unhappy Campers”) – Christina puts together a family camping trip, but her plan backfires when tensions rise before the group even leaves home; at the campsite, drinks flow and tempers spark as long seeded resentments rise to the surface in an explosive family fight. (HBO)

Looking (“Looking for Gordon Freeman”) – Patrick decides to throw a Halloween party; Agustin asks Eddie to stay over after the party; Doris and Malik wear a couple’s costume; Patrick is distracted by Richie and his new boyfriend. (HBO)

Masterpiece Mystery! (“Grantchester, Episode 6”) – Sidney tries to stop a killing spree as Geordie’s life hangs in the balance; Sidney’s romantic life falls apart. (PBS)

Cutthroat Kitchen (“Gno-Cchi to Victory”) – One chef has to wear a potato masher on their hand while making gnocchi; cooking drunken noodles on a keg of fire; making thumbprint cookies without using thumbs. (Food Network)

11:00 PM ET

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver – News, politics and current events. (HBO)


Jimmy Kimmel Live [LIVE] (“After the Oscars”) – A post-Oscar celebration; actor John Travolta; guests include Neil Patrick Harris, Susan Sarandon, Benedict Cumberbatch, Eddie Redmayne, Lupita Nyong’o, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and Matt Damon. (ABC)

And The Winner Is… A Piers Morgan Live Special [LIVE] – Celebrity interviews and moments from the Oscars from inside Hollywood’s Roosevelt Hotel. (CNN)

Comic Book Men (“My Favorite Munster”) – Butch Patrick (Eddie Munster) stops by the Stash; a never officially released rare Star Wars action figure. (AMC)

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