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TV Season Finales Schedule 2012: 'Desperate Housewives,' 'Community' And More

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It's that time of year again. Break out the tissues because TV finale season is upon us.

"The Biggest Loser" kicks off the blitzkrieg of finales on Tues. May 1 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Reality competition shows will crown winners throughout the month with "The Voice" ending Tues., May 8 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC; "Dancing With the Stars" on Tues., May 2 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC; and "American Idol" on Wed., May 23 on 8 p.m. ET on Fox.

Three long-running shows come to an end in May: "In Plain Sight" bids farewell on Fri., May 4 at 10 p.m. ET on USA; the saga of Wisteria Lane's "Desperate Housewives" comes to a close on Sun., May 13 at 9 p.m. ET on ABC; and "House" sees its last patient on Mon., May 21 at 9 p.m. ET on Fox.

Check out the full list of finales below.

Tues., May 1
"The Biggest Loser," 8 p.m. ET on NBC

Wed., May 2
"Million Dollar Listings New York," 10 p.m. ET on Bravo

Fri., May 4
"In Plain Sight" (series finale), 10 p.m. ET on USA
"My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding," 10 p.m. ET on TLC

Sun., May 6
"The Amazing Race," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"GCB," 10 p.m. ET on ABC

Mon., May 7
"2 Broke Girls," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"Castle," 10 p.m. ET on ABC

Tues., May 8
"The Voice," 8 p.m. ET on NBC
"Last Man Standing," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"New Girl," 9 p.m. ET on Fox
"Unforgettable," 10 p.m. ET on CBS

Wed., May 9
"CSI," 10 p.m. ET on CBS
"Couples Therapy," 10 p.m. ET on VH1

Thurs., May 10
"The Big Bang Theory," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"The Vampire Diaries," 8 p.m. ET on The CW
"The Office," 9 p.m. ET on NBC
"The Secret Circle," 9 p.m. ET on The CW
"Parks and Recreation," 9:30 p.m. ET on NBC

Fri., May 11
"The Finder," 8 p.m. ET on Fox
"Undercover Boss," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"CSI: NY," 9 p.m. ET on CBS
"Fringe," 9 p.m. ET on Fox
"Blue Bloods," 10 p.m. ET on CBS

Sun., May 13
"Once Upon a Time," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"Survivor: One World," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"Mob Wives," 9 p.m. ET on VH1
"Desperate Housewives" (series finale), 9 p.m. ET on ABC
"American Dad," 9:30 p.m. ET on Fox
"Khloe & Lamar," 10 p.m. ET on E!
"Shannen Says," 11 p.m. ET on WE

Mon., May 14
"Bones," 8 p.m. ET on Fox
"Gossip Girl," 8 p.m. ET on The CW
"How I Met Your Mother," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"Hart of Dixie," 9 p.m. ET on The CW
"Make It Or Break It," 9 p.m. ET on ABC Family
"Two and a Half Men," 9 p.m. ET on CBS
"Mike and Molly," 9:30 p.m. ET on CBS
"Hawaii Five-0," 10 p.m. ET on CBS
"Smash," 10 p.m. ET on NBC

Tues., May 15
"90210," 8 p.m. ET on The CW
"NCIS," 8 p.m. ET on CBS
"NCIS: Los Angeles," 9 p.m. ET on CBS
"Fashion Star," 10 p.m. ET on NBC
"Private Practice," 10 p.m. ET on ABC

Wed., May 16
"Suburgatory," 8:30 p.m. ET on ABC
"Ghost Hunters," 9 p.m. on Syfy
"Criminal Minds," 10 p.m. ET on CBS

Thurs., May 17
"Missing," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"30 Rock," 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC
"Rules Of Engagement," 8:30 p.m. ET on CBS
"Grey's Anatomy," 9 p.m. ET on ABC
"Person Of Interest," 9 p.m. ET on CBS
"Community," 8 p.m., 9 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. ET on NBC
"The Mentalist," 10 p.m. ET on CBS
"Scandal," 10 p.m. ET on ABC

Fri., May 18
"Nikita," 8 p.m. ET on The CW
"Shark Tank," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"Who Do You Think You Are?," 8 p.m. ET on NBC
"Degrassi: The Next Generation," 9 p.m. ET on TeenNick
"Grimm," 9 p.m. ET on NBC
"Supernatural," 9 p.m. ET on The CW

Sat., May 19
"Beverly's Full House," 10 p.m. ET on OWN
"Saturday Night Live," 11:30 ET on NBC

Sun., May 20
"America's Funniest Home Videos," 7 p.m. ET on ABC
"The Cleveland Show," 7:30 p.m. ET on Fox
"Harry's Law," 8 p.m. ET on NBC
"The Simpsons," 8 p.m. ET on Fox
"Bob's Burgers," 8:30 p.m. ET on Fox
"The Apprentice," 9 p.m. ET on NBC
"Army Wives," 9 p.m. ET on Lifetime
"Family Guy," 9 p.m. ET on Fox
"Keeping Up With The Kardashians," 9 p.m. ET on E!
"Sherlock," 9 p.m. ET on PBS
"Ax Men," 10 p.m. ET on History

Mon., May 21
"House" (series finale), 9 p.m. ET on Fox

Tues., May 22
"Dancing With The Stars," 9 p.m. ET on ABC
"Glee," 9 p.m. ET on Fox

Wed., May 23
"American Idol," 8 p.m. ET on Fox
"The Middle," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"Modern Family," 9 p.m. ET on ABC
"Don't Trust The B---- In Apartment 23," 9:30 p.m. ET on ABC
"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," 10 p.m. ET on NBC
"Revenge," 10 p.m. ET on ABC

Thurs., May 24
"Awake," 10 p.m. ET on NBC

Sun., May 27
"Wilson Phillips," 9 p.m. ET on TV Guide

Tues., May 29
"Cougar Town," 8 p.m. ET on ABC
"L.A. Complex," 9 p.m. ET on The CW

Wed., May 30
"America's Next Top Model," 9 p.m. ET on The CW
"Hot In Cleveland," 10 p.m. ET on TV Land
"Happily Divorced," 10:30 p.m. ET on TV Land

Thurs., May 31
"Touch," 8 p.m. ET on Fox

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