MythBusters Explore Zombie Questions Tonight

What would happen if there really was a zombie invasion? That’s the topic the MythBusters explore tonight (9 p.m. CT) in a “Walking Dead”-themed Zombie Special on Discovery Channel. With help from former “Walking Dead” star Michael Rooker, the MythBusters will answer a variety of zombie-apocalyptic questions, such as “How do those shuffling corpses always seem to catch up to their living prey?”

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

More HD Channels Launched in Russellville, Ky.

Yesterday, we introduced more than 20 new high-definition (HD) TV channels in Russellville, Ky. The new channels include: Fox Sports South HD, FX HD, Discovery Channel HD, Lifetime HD, AMC HD, Nickelodeon HD, Cartoon Network HD, TLC HD, ABC Family HD, Fox News Channel HD, CNBC HD, CNN HD, Headline News HD, Animal Planet HD, Syfy HD, Spike TV HD, TCM HD, CMT HD, MTV HD, VH1 HD, E! HD, TLC HD and Comedy Central HD.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.

‘Walking Dead’ Marathon Precedes New Season

Beginning tonight, AMC is presenting a Zombie Apocalypse Week Marathon to celebrate the premiere of season four of “The Walking Dead” on Sunday, Oct. 13. See every episode of the three previous seasons, airing nightly in prime time.

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

9/11 Anniversary Programming Starts This Weekend

Beginning tomorrow and running through next week, new and returning television documentaries, specials and movies will mark the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America. Channel Guide Magazine has a lengthy list of programming that will recall the events and their impact on the country.

Included are specials on Animal Planet, History, Discovery Channel and CNN, which are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

It’s Hurricane Week on Weather Channel

It’s a big week for fans of dangerous natural phenomena. Last night, Discovery channel began Shark Week. Tonight, the Weather Channel kicks off Hurricane Week. The week will feature hurricane-themed original programming, as well as segments dedicated to preparing viewers for hurricane season, including safety tips.

The Weather Channel is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Shark Week Starts Sunday on Discovery

The 26th edition of Shark Week, television’s longest-running summer TV event, returns to Discovery Channel on Sunday, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. CT. Over the course of the week, Discovery will present 11 episodes, three more than last year.

Shows will be coupled with the first-ever late night Shark Week talk show, “Sharks After Dark.” Hosts of the hour-long show will highlight favorite moments from the week’s action and talk to guests ranging from shark experts to shark attack survivors.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

California Communities Get More HD Channels

Today, we launched more than two dozen new high-definition (HD) TV channels in areas we serve in Marina, Monterey and Seaside, Calif.

New channels include: A&E HD, Cartoon Network HD, ABC Family HD, TBS HD, TNT HD, Lifetime HD, Syfy HD, USA HD, Discovery Channel HD, Disney HD, ESPN HD, ESPN2 HD, Comcast Sports Net Bay Area HD, CNN HD, Fox News Channel HD, MSNBC HD, CNBC HD, AMC HD, History Channel HD, Animal Planet HD, TLC HD, HGTV HD, Food Network HD, Hallmark Channel HD, National Geographic HD, The Travel Channel HD, FX HD and Bravo HD.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.

Finale of TNT’s ’72 Hours’ Airs Tonight

The season finale of “72 Hours” airs tonight at 9:30 p.m. CT on TNT. In this episode, the three teams of three strangers are dropped into the southern Rocky Mountains. Equipped with only a GPS and one bottle of water, teams have three days to overcome treacherous terrain and unpredictable weather in a quest to find a briefcase filled with $100,000.

TNT is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

TNT Presents Competition Series Doubleheader

Two new reality competition series debut tonight on TNT. At 7 p.m. CT, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hosts “The Hero.” He tasks nine players with tests of physicality, mental agility and honesty to determine which of them deserves to be called the ultimate hero.

An hour later, “72 Hours” follows three teams of three strangers, armed with only a bottle of water and a GPS device, as they are dropped into challenging terrain and given three days to find a briefcase full of cash.

TNT is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

NCAA Hoops Action Continues Tonight

Four more regional semifinal games tonight will trim the NCAA Basketball Tournament field to eight and set the stage for regional finals this weekend that will determine the four finalists. Winners tonight will join Ohio State, Marquette, Syracuse and Wichita State, last night’s advancers, for games Saturday and Sunday.

Highlighting play tonight is the game between 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast University and third-seeded Florida. Sporting News previews the showdown between the tournament’s Cinderella team and the Gators.

Tonight’s games will air on CBS and TBS.

Local CBS stations are available to all Suddenlink TV customers on what is commonly known as Basic TV service. TBS is available to all customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Suddenlink customers can still register for online viewing by starting here.

They can also download the NCAA March Madness Live iOS (Apple) app or Android app for mobile viewing.