Suraj Sharma in "Life of Pi" on HBO

A tiger and a teen (Suraj Sharma) are adrift in "Life of Pi," Saturday on HBO. (20th Century Fox / AP / November 15, 2012)

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Find out "Whodunnit?" on this interactive murder-mystery/reality competition's season finale. Hopefully, it's not the butler. 9 p.m. ABC

A sweet old biddy disappears from a moving train, and foul play is of course suspected, in a sexy and stylish new adaptation of the classic thriller "The Lady Vanishes" on "Masterpiece Mystery!" 9 p.m. KOCE

Meals on wheels: The latest running of "The Great Food Truck Race" gets underway in San Francisco. 9 p.m. Food

Time for one last bite when "True Blood," the vampiric drama starring Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin, concludes its sixth season. 9 p.m. HBO

Got Gotti? The nefarious exploits of the "Teflon Don," the 1980s-era head of the Gambino crime family, are revisited on a new "Inside the American Mob." 10 p.m. National Geographic


The follow-up special "40-Year-Old Child: A New Case" reexamines the heartbreaking medical mystery of a young girl whose body seemingly refuses to grow. 10 p.m. TLC

"POV" presents "The Law in These Parts," a new documentary detailing the legal and ethical issues stemming from Israel's decades-long occupation of the Palestinian territories. 10 p.m. KOCE

Meet the dorks — sorry, "scribes" — who help keep "New Girl's" Jessica Day (Zoey Deschanel) so gosh-darn "adorkable" on a new episode of the Jim Rash-hosted docu-series "The Writers' Room." 10 p.m. Sundance


They came, they saw, they conquered at the 1999 Women's World Cup … and captured the hearts and minds of a new generation of fans in the process. Soccer greats Mia Hamm, Brandi Chastain and their storied squad are saluted on a new "Nine for IX." 5 p.m. ESPN; 10 p.m. ESPN2

Journalist and author Rageh Omaar confers with historians, theologians and others across the Middle East and elsewhere to profile Islam's 7th-century prophet and founder in the three-part special "The Life of Muhammad." 8, 9 and 10 p.m. KOCE