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What To Watch Tonight: ‘Ascension’ Series Premiere & Final 4 on ‘The Voice’

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The Voice

8:00 pm on NBC

“The four remaining vocalists perform in hope of advancing to the finale.” The seventh season finale of singing competition show The Voice a.k.a. NBC’s saving grace is tomorrow night. Tonight, the all-male Final 4 contestants (three of whom are on Adam Levine’s team) battle it out. Will the winner be Craig Wayne Boyd, Chris Jamison, Damien Lawson, or Matt McAndrew? Will anyone know who these people are a few months from now? Has anyone actually achieved fame and fortune from The Voice? The answer to those last two questions are ‘no’ and ‘no’.


9:00 pm on CBS

“On Christmas Eve, a boy is trapped in a beach-side cave, where the rising tide threatens his life.”

Jane the Virgin

9:00 pm on The CW

“Jane and Rafael make a shocking discovery regarding Petra; Michael uncovers a big clue.” If you didn’t already know, Jane the Virgin and lead actress Gina Rodriguez have been nominated for Golden Globes!


9:00 pm on Syfy

Ascension has its series premiere on Syfy tonight. The 6-episode miniseries is about a group of people aboard a spaceship who must deal with the mysterious murder of a young woman 50 years into their space mission. In this alternate reality, the U.S. government decided to launch a secret space mission back in 1963. They sent 350 men, women, and children into space aboard a massive generation ship. It stars Brian Van Holt (Cougar Town), Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica), Brandon P. Bell (Dear White People), Andrea Roth (Rescue Me), and more. Bell’s character Oren Gault is charged with investigating the murder.

Are You the One? Aftermatch

10:00 pm on MTV

“The cast mates reunite and discuss whether or not love lasted after they left Puerto Rico.” The reunion is the best part of any MTV reality show, and I’m really looking forward to this one. I want to know about all the post-show hookups and drama!