TV Week: ‘Amazing Race’, ‘Mad Men’ and ‘Cosmos’
Tonight in Prime Time
“American Dream Builders”
Designer Nate Berkus is the host of this new reality competition/home renovation program. Each week two teams compete to redesign a space, and the losing team is sent home. Tonight, the remaining teams take on a Victorian home. 8 p.m. Sunday, May 18, on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Sunday
“MLB Baseball,” 11 a.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at Minnesota Twins (Live).
“2014 Billboard Music Awards,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Festivities at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas recognize artists for the fan support they’ve garnered; Jennifer Lopez receives the Icon Award; performances include those of Lorde, Ricky Martin, Miley Cyrus, Imagine Dragons and John Legend.
“The Amazing Race,” 8 p.m. (CBS): The teams race through Las Vegas, where they face a final challenge designed by magician David Copperfield.
“Masterpiece Classic,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): “Mr. Selfridge, Season 2” — Justice and romance are served as soldiers return home while others leave for the front.
“Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,” 9 p.m. (Fox): The possibility that some beings live forever and why other civilizations die; the cosmic calendar of the future.
“Mad Men,” 10 p.m. (AMC): Peggy collects research for a pitch; Pete receives an invitation to an exclusive club; Joan is eager to spend time with her friend.
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