‘Dateline’ Returns to Saturday Night

By Chris Ariens 

HoltDatelineNBC has turned to its stalwart newsmag “Dateline” for new Saturday Night Mysteries airing during sweeps month.

In addition to its Friday timeslot, “Dateline’s’ Saturday Night Mysteries airs tonight and next Saturday at 8pmET/7pmCT.

Tonight Keith Morrison reports on the murder of beloved college professor, mother, and artist Carol Kennedy. Next Saturday Josh Mankiewicz has the story of actress Aasha Davis and her sister Lesley who move to Hollywood. Life is good until one of them goes missing.


“Dateline” continues to consistently win its Friday timeslot. Last week’s episode was its most watched “Dateline” in 8 months.