It’s time to talk season finales! May on CBS will bring the big finales to THE AMAZING RACE and SURVIVOR: HEROES VS. VILLIANS, plus cliffhangers for your favorite regular series.
We’ve made a list of the biggest shows and brief descriptions of what you can expect. So get your calendars and jot down these dates because you’ll definitely want to make sure you’re tuned in to LIVE 5 WCSC:
Sunday, May 2nd, 9-11pm: COLD CASE
In part one of a two-part episode at 9pm, Rush (Kathryn Morris) tries to ignore her father’s appeals to give her troublemaker sister another chance after she suddenly resurfaces. In part two, Valens (Danny Pino) partners with Rush when her sister gets abducted, while Jeffries (Thom Barry) tries to bring justice to the case of a murdered teenaged girl that has haunted him for 17 years. Music by The Rolling Stones will play exclusively throughout the episode.
Sunday, May 9th, 8-9pm: THE AMAZING RACE 16
The end is in sight for the remaining teams as they make their way from Shanghai to San Francisco. The first team to cross the finish line wins the million dollar prize.
Wednesday, May 12th, 8-8:30pm: THE NEW ADVENTURES OF OLD CHRISTINE
Christine (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) begins to doubt her intelligence after meeting Max’s (guest star Eric McCormack) friends at their “surprise” engagement party, driving her to make a surprising decision.
Sunday, May 16th, 8-10pm: SURVIVOR: HEROES VS. VILLIANS
The special two-hour finale begins with five remaining castaways vying for the million dollar prize and title of “Ultimate Survivor.” The finale is followed by a one-hour live reunion show hosted by Jeff Probst.
Thursday, May 20th, 9-10pm: CSI:
As the team closes in on the Dr. Jekyll serial killer, a murderer who Langston (Laurence Fishburne) helped put behind bars last year holds the key to Dr. Jekyll’s true identity. The CSIs must get him to reveal the killer before it’s too late.
Thursday, May 20th, 10-11pm: THE MENTALIST
A murder by a Red John copycat puts Patrick Jane’s (Simon Baker) psychic friend Kristina Frye (guest star Leslie Hope) in grave danger when Frye reaches out to the real Red John, with dire consequences for both her and Jane.
Friday, May 21st, 8-9pm: GHOST WHISPERER
When Melinda (Jennifer Love Hewitt) investigates a poltergeist in Grandview hospital, a final showdown looms with the supernatural forces threatening her and her son.
Friday, May 21st, 9-10pm: MEDIUM
Allison’s (Patricia Arquette) brain tumor resurfaces, and its aftermath could have life-altering consequences for her family and friends.
Friday, May 21st, 10-11pm: MIAMI MEDICAL
The career of a young golf prodigy and the lives of three college friends are in the hands of the Alpha Team following a horrific alligator attack.
Monday, May 24th, 8-8:30pm: HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER
Marshall (Jason Segel) and Lily (Alyson Hannigan) put fate to the test when deciding whether or not they are ready to have a baby.
Monday, May 24th, 8:30-9pm: RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
Adam (Oliver Hudson) and Jennifer (Bianca Kajlich) plan a secret wedding; however, a series of unfortunate events puts their plan in jeopardy. Meanwhile, to keep Russell (David Spade) and Timmy (Adhir Kalyan) from finding out about the ceremony, Adam tells them he is staging an intervention for Jeff’s drinking (Patrick Warburton).
Monday, May 24th, 9-9:30pm: TWO AND A HALF MEN
Jake (Angus T. Jones) becomes Charlie’s (Charlie Sheen) driver after his license is suspended. Meanwhile, to Charlie’s chagrin, Alan (Jon Cryer) makes plans to go to Chelsea’s (Jennifer Taylor) birthday party. Stacy Keach returns as Chelsea’s father Tom, and John Amos returns as Tom’s boyfriend.
Monday, May 24th, 9:30-10pm: BIG BANG THEORY
Howard (Simon Helberg) and Raj (Kunal NayyAr) set up an online dating profile for Sheldon (Jim Parsons). A former child star guest stars as Sheldon’s perfect match.
Monday, May 24th, 10-11pm: CSI: MIAMI
A serial killer taunts the CSIs by leaving them cryptic hints and dead bodies. The longer it takes the CSIs to decode these puzzles, the more imperiled they become. Esai Morales guest stars as the killer’s next target.
Tuesday, May 25th, 8-9pm: NCIS
In the conclusion of a two-part finale, Gibbs (Mark Harmon) heads to Mexico for a showdown with a drug cartel intent on revenge. Gibbs has to reassess the rules by which he lives when he is forced to make a devastating choice to save the lives of his team.
Tuesday, May 25th, 9-10pm: NCIS: LOS ANGELES
Callen (Chris O’Donnell) is in a race with a ruthless adversary to locate a woman who knows the whereabouts of a forgotten fortune earmarked to fund a new war in the Middle East. But for Callen, the woman also holds the tantalizing key to his past and the answer to the haunting question of who he really is.
Tuesday, May 25th, 10-11pm: THE GOOD WIFE
Alicia (Julianna Margulies) must decide if, at Eli Gold’s (Alan Cumming) urging, she’ll stand by her man during Peter’s (Chris Noth) new political campaign, or if she’ll pursue a relationship with Will (Josh Charles) instead.
Wednesday, May 26th, 9-10pm: CRIMINAL MINDS
>The BAU team hunts a serial killer in Los Angeles who preys on his victims in the dark, killing entire families except for one left alive to remember. Tim Curry (“Rocky Horror Picture Show”), Eric Close (“Without a Trace”) and Robert Davi (“Profiler”) guest star in the cliffhanger finale.
Wednesday, May 26th, 10-11pm: CSI: NY
As the CSIs follow an escaped criminal’s trail across Manhattan, miles away from the mayhem, Danny (Carmine Giovinazzo) and Lindsay (Anna Belknap) are enjoying a long overdue vacation until the criminal’s plans threaten to endanger both their lives in this cliffhanger finale.
Sounds like it’s going to be a wild month for CBS hit shows! We hope you’ll be watching!