News & Notes
Tonight, ABC has the CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock special and The CW has the first season finale of Plain Jane.
Over on cable, BET has the series premiere of Changing Lanes, Food Network has the first season finale of 24 Hour Restaurant Battle, G4 has the second season premiere of Campus PD, and Science has the first season finale of Wonders of the Solar System and the second season premiere of Sci-Fi Science: Physics of the Impossible.
The Great Food Truck Race (Food Network): Repeat. This past Sunday’s episode, “Where’s the Beef?,” replays, where the five remaining teams have to start fresh in a new town. Plays again later.
Dark Blue (TNT): New. Jaime goes undercover as a junkie. Ty and Dean have to deal with an annoying informant. Plays again later.
Psych (USA): New. Shawn has to deal with a profiler that has skills that rival his own, played by Nestor Carbonell (Lost). Plays again later. Last week’s episode, “Ferry Tale,” replays earlier in the day. Next week is the summer finale. I will be posting interviews and photos from my resent set visit between now and then.
- ESPN has Wednesday Night Baseball MLB action with the Oakland Athletics at the New York Yankees.
- ESPN2 has early round U.S. Open tennis tournament coverage.
- Burn Notice (USA): Repeat. Last Thursday night’s summer finale episode, “Guilty as Charged,” replays.
- Leverage (TNT): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “The King George Job,” replays.
- Royal Pains (USA): Repeat. Last Thursday night’s summer finale episode, “Open Up Your Big Yenta Mouth and Say Ah,” replays.
Bravo has eight episodes of Top Chef followed by five episodes of Top Chef: Washington D.C.
Nickelodeon has 18 episodes of George Lopez tonight and into late night.
Oxygen has 12 episodes of America’s Next Top Model.
Spike TV has nine episodes of Hawaii Five-0.
Syfy has 16 episodes of Tale From the Darkside early.
USA has five episodes of NCIS early followed last week’s episode of Psych and then 10 more episodes of NCIS leading up to tonight’s new episode of Psych.