Bruno Mars is about to prove he’s more than just a sharp-dresser with cool moves and above average vocal chords.
The Grammy Award winner will play host and musical guest on “Saturday Night Live” this week.
Mars’ second studio album, “Unorthodox Jukebox,” won’t be available until December 11, but something tells us fans might get a sneak peek on Saturday night.
Here’s what else you shouldn’t miss this week:
- Paula Abdul will channel her days on “Idol” and “X Factor” tonight when she serves as a guest judge on “Dancing With the Stars: All Stars” on ABC at 8 p.m. ET.
- Lily and Marshal put their friends to the test when choosing a godparent for baby Eriksen on CBS’ “How I Met Your Mother” at 8 p.m. ET.
- “New Girl’s” Max Greenfield – a.k.a. Schmidt – makes his first appearance on “Live! With Kelly and Michael” this morning.
- On the heels of “Argo’s” opening weekend, director and star Ben Affleck will be on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on NBC at 11:34 p.m. ET.
- The second presidential debate is on for Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at 9 p.m. tonight.
- Can’t get enough politics? The documentary “2016: Obama's America” is now available on DVD/Blu-Ray.
- If you’d rather watch something a bit more … lighthearted, “Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted,” “Moonrise Kingdom,” “That's My Boy” and the fifth season of “Mad Men” are arriving on DVD/Blu-Ray.
- In new music: Jason Aldean’s “Night Train,” Brandy’s “Two Eleven” and – yes, it’s that time of year again - Scotty McCreery’s “Christmas with Scotty McCreery” are available today.
- The competition continues on “The X Factor” on Fox at 8 p.m. ET.
- Comedian Lisa Lampanelli, who's lately been sharing her weight loss success story with the press, will drop by “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on NBC at 11:34 p.m. ET.
- Howard Wolowitz finally returns from space on CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” at 8 p.m. ET.
- Brandy will perform a tune from her new album on “Live! With Kelly and Michael”
- Heading to the theater this weekend? Check out “Alex Cross,” “Paranormal Activity 4” or “The Sessions.”