2012 TV season finales
The TV finale season is already well under way, but in case you don't know what is finishing when, here's a list of all the upcoming finales for the rest of May. All times are PDT.
Wednesday, May 9
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, 10pm, CBS
When three dead bodies turn up a few blocks from a campaign dinner, the team makes a shocking discovery.
Thursday, May 10
The Big Bang Theory, 8pm, CBS
The gang tries to help Wolowitz and Bernadette get married before the space launch.
The Vampire Diaries, 8pm, The CW
Jeremy makes a life-changing decision in hope of protecting his sister; Stefan and Damon team up for a mission outside of Mystic Falls; Bonnie makes a covert, heartbreaking deal.
The Secret Circle, 9pm, The CW
With Faye's life in danger in the hands of the witch-hunters, it is left to the rest of the coven to save her. Blackwell encourages them to use their Balcoin blood and dark magic, but first Cassie must persuade a reluctant Diana to unleash to Crystal Skull. Meanwhile, Dawn and Charles discover a way to regain their magical powers - but at great cost.
The Office, 9pm, NBC
A former boss helps Andy go under cover and stage a coup; a new opportunity arises for Robert.
Parks & Recreation, 9:30pm, NBC
Leslie and Bobby Newport (Paul Rudd) are separated by a miniscule margin on Election Day; as everyone waits for election results, they ponder the future.
Friday, May 11
Undercover Boss, 8pm, CBS
MasTec CEO Jose Mas goes under cover and receives an explosive surprise.
The Finder, 8pm, FOX
Walter's dying father asks him to find his first love, Walter's mother; Uncle Shadrack continues to force marriage on Timo and Willa.
CSI: NY, 9pm, CBS
Mac fights for his life after being shot, and the team tries to bring the person responsible to justice.
Fringe, 9pm, FOX
Part two of two. The team attempts to stop a catastrophic event that threatens the lives of everyone. Drama, starring Anna Torv and Joshua Jackson
Blue Bloods, 10pm, CBS
The Reagans prepare to mark Mother's Day, a holiday that holds particular significance for them - but Frank struggles to focus on his family's needs as he tries to prevent a biological weapon attack on New York City. Meanwhile, a long-standing conflict between Danny and Jamie finally boils over.
Sunday, May 13
Once Upon a Time, 8pm, ABC
Emma and Regina work together to save Henry's life; Prince Charming tries to escape from the Evil Queen and reunite with Snow White.
Survivor, 8pm, CBS
The winner is announced.
Desperate Housewives, 9pm, ABC - LAST EVER EPISODE!
Trip pleads with Bree to tell him about the night of Alejandro's murder; Susan tries to keep the sale of her house private until she can tell her friends; Katherine Mayfair returns with a job opportunity for Lynette.
American Dad, 9:30pm, FOX
Stan takes Steve to Mexico to help him become a man, but when they are kidnapped by a drug cartel, it is up to Steve to break them out.
Khloe & Lamar, 10pm, E!
Khloe is urged to take a DNA test to prove her paternity; Lamar lets out his emotions.
Monday, May 14
How I Met Your Mother, 8pm, CBS - Double Bill
Lily goes into labor while Marshall and Barney are in Atlantic City; Robin and Ted try to distract Lily from her labor pains.
Gossip Girl, 8pm, The CW
Blair is targeted by Gossip Girl, forcing Serena to make a confession; Nate asks Lola to move in with him; Lily makes a decision about her marriage; Blair makes a choice between Dan and Chuck.
Bones, 8pm, FOX
When a past suspect is back in court on appeal, Booth and Brennan work to prove he is guilty once and for all; Brennan becomes a suspect.
Two and a Half Men, 9pm, CBS
Jake is pressured to make an important decision about his future after graduating from high school.
Hart of Dixie, 9pm, The CW
As Bluebell braces for an impending storm, Lemon and George get ready for their wedding day; Zoe is stranded in a barn with Wade.
Make It or Break It, 9pm, ABC Family
Lauren battles to qualify for the Olympic team; Payson changes her routine; Kaylie receives bad news regarding her blood test.
Mike & Molly, 9:30pm, CBS
Mike and Molly come across speed bumps as they try to tie the knot.
Hawaii Five-0, 10pm, CBS
The team goes on a manhunt when one of its own is killed; a team member must choose which one of their kidnapped loved ones will survive.
Smash, 10pm, NBC
As Tom and Julia work to save the show, Derek makes a decision that permanently changes Karen's and Ivy's lives; Ellis' true colors are revealed.
Tuesday, May 15
Cougar Town, 8pm, ABC - Double Bill
After Grayson's house sustains hurricane damage, he moves in with Jules; Laurie and Ellie ask Travis to help determine which of them is sexier; Bobby and Jules compete in a 'white shirt challenge.'
NCIS, 8pm, CBS
Shaken by terrorism, the NCIS faces devastating surprises; the case impacts Jimmy Palmer's destination wedding.
90210, 8pm, The CW
Naomi announces her decision to accept a job in New York; Teddy returns; Dixon tries to save his relationship with Adrianna; Silver must choose between Liam and Navid.
NCIS: Los Angeles, 9pm, CBS
Callen and the team pursue a criminal mastermind motivated by revenge.
Fashion Star, 10pm, NBC
The three remaining contestants must create a showcase for each of the retailers; the winner is chosen.
Dream Machines, 10pm, SyFy
The brothers are asked to build a concept vehicle based on an alien from the film 'Battleship.'
Private Practice, 10pm, ABC
The Seaside doctors go to Amelia's side as she begins labor; Pete and Violet realize how they feel about each other; Addison must make a decision.
Wednesday, May 16
Suburgatory, 8:30pm, ABC
Tessa feels a void as Chatswin celebrates mothers; Dalia goes to Israel without Dallas; Eden reacts to a baby shower's theme; Fred arranges a surprise for Sheila; Lisa makes a discovery.
Criminal Minds, 9pm, CBS
When the BAU is called to negotiate a situation at a federal bank, one of their own becomes a hostage; Prentiss says goodbye.
Ghost Hunters, 9pm, SyFy
The team says farewell to their mentor, leader, and co-founder after his last investigation with TAPS.
Thursday, May 17
Missing, 8pm, ABC
In a last-ditch effort to save her son, Becca faces her inner demons; Suspect Zero tries to finish his sale.
Rules of Engagement, 8:30pm, CBS
Jen puts the wrong date on the invitations to Audrey's baby shower; Jeff likes Audrey's maternity clothes; Russell gives up women.
30 Rock, 8:30pm, NBC
Jack asks Liz to officiate his and Avery's vow renewal; Criss tries to prove his worth to Liz; Tracy meets with Cornel West.
Grey's Anatomy, 9pm, ABC
A dangerous situation leaves the doctors fighting to stay alive while trying to save their peers; Ben and Bailey make a decision; Teddy gets a tempting offer; Richard plans a dinner for the residents.
Person of Interest, 9pm, CBS
Reese becomes trapped with his POI in a heavily surveilled part of the city and must rely on Finch, Carter and Fusco's help.
The Mentalist, 10pm, CBS
A message from Red John causes Jane to lose focus on a current investigation, putting his career in jeopardy.
Scandal, 10pm, ABC
Olivia and the team rally when Quinn finds herself in a tragic situation; Cyrus turns to Olivia when an announcement affects Fitz's presidency.
Friday, May 18
Shark Tank, 8pm, ABC
The sharks fight for a chance to go into business with an inventor; two fitness trainers pitch their idea for a unique home gym; a young man seeks an investment in his age-defying products.
Nikita, 8pm, The CW
Michael and Nikita infiltrate Division in hope of capturing Percy; Sean and Alex are caught in a gunfire battle; Birkhoff seeks help from Sonya.
Who Do You Think You Are? 8pm, NBC
Chef Paula Deen investigates her family history and learns about an event that affected her ancestors during the Civil War.
Supernatural, 9pm, The CW
Sam and Dean team up with Castiel, Meg and Bobby as they prepare to battle Dick Roman.
Grimm, 9pm, NBC
A trail of murders reignites Nick's search for the gold coins; a mysterious woman in black starts to interfere with Nick and Hank's investigation; Nick's relationship with Juliette reaches a crossroads.
Sunday, May 20
Harry's Law, 8pm, NBC
When Harry's ex-husband is found dead and no one claims the body, Harry is forced to plan his funeral; Oliver wants Cassie to help represent a law student suing a school that denied her admission; Adam and Phoebe battle in court.
The Celebrity Apprentice, 9pm, NBC
The two finalists must work together on a charity event featuring 10 celebrity performances; the winner is chosen.
Sherlock, 9pm, PBS
The Tower of London, Pentonville Prison and the Bank of England are all broken into on the same day - and yet nothing is stolen. Moriarty emerges as the culprit, and goes to trial for his crimes. However, the legal battle sets in motion a scheme through which the criminal mastermind plans to destroy his old foe Sherlock, whose loyalty and courage are tested to the limits as he fights for his reputation, his sanity and his life.
Monday, May 21
House, 9pm, FOX
The team suspects a college student is suffering from schizophrenia when he suffers a series of mysterious nosebleeds, and claims that he hears his dead brother's voice appear to confirm suspicions. Meanwhile, Foreman adopts a new approach to deal with House.
Tuesday, May 22
Dancing With the Stars, 9pm, ABC
The winner is announced.
Glee, 9pm, FOX
The members of New Directions contemplate their futures as graduation day arrives, and some students prepare to bid farewell to McKinley High, including Rachel, who sets her sights on making her New York dreams come true.
Wednesday, May 23
American Idol, 8pm, FOX
The Middle, 8pm, ABC
Modern Family, 9pm, ABC
Don't Trust the B**** in Apartment 23, 9:30pm, ABC
Revenge, 10pm, ABC
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, 10pm, NBC
Thursday, May 29
L.A. Complex, 9pm, The CW
Wednesday, May 30
America's Next Top Model, 9pm, The CW
Thursday, May 31
Touch, 8pm, FOX