News & Notes
Over on cable, BBC America has the second season premiere of The Hour, Bravo has the first season finale of Life After Top Chef, Comedy Central has the second season finale of Key & Peele, E! has the series premiere of Love You, Mean It With Whitney Cummings, Lifetime has the first season finale of My Life is a Lifetime Movie, and TV Land has the fourth season premiere of Hot in Cleveland and the second fall season premiere of Happily Divorced.
Arrow (The CW): New. Oliver goes up against a mysterious woman with some dangerous secrets. Tommy needs Laurel’s support after a bunch of unfortunate events.
Modern Family (ABC): New. Mitch and Cam attempt to save a tree at a local park. Gloria and Claire go shopping together. Runs 31 minutes.
Suburgatory (ABC): New. Dallas gives George a makeover. Lisa decides to spend every minute with Lisa while Malik is away for a couple of days. Starts a minute after the half hour and runs 29 minutes.
Nashville (ABC): New. Rayna and Juliette are being pressured to do a duet at a local event. Teddy has to tell Rayna the truth about his dealings.
A Charlie Brown Christmas (ABC): Repeat. Charlie Brown and Linus are searching for the meaning of Christmas in this holiday animated classic. The Prep & Landing: Operation Secret Santa holiday short follows.
The Hour (BBC America): Season Premiere. Fear of nuclear war is growing. Bel wants to do a story on the increase in crime. Runs 75 minutes. Plays twice.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (CBS): New. The team finds a dead man in a car while helping with some arrests on the strip. Capt. Brass finds out some info about his daughter.
- Criminal Minds (CBS): New. A big motivational speaker is a suspect after an attendee at one of his events is murdered.
- Homeland (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Two Hats,” replays.
- Key & Peele (Comedy Central): Season Finale. Sketches include an anatomy tutorial for an alien and the last two men on Earth. Runs 30 minutes. Plays again later. Last week’s episode replays earlier tonight.
- Saturday Night Live: SNL Christmas (NBC): New Special. Holiday themed sketches a shown. Runs two hours.
- Supernatural (The CW): New. Castiel wants to become a hunter like Sam and Dean. They investigate a bunch of cartoon styled deaths.
- ESPN has doubleheader college basketball action with Michigan State at Miami followed by Ohio State at Duke.
- ESPN2 has doubleheader college basketball action with Virginia at Wisconsin followed by Georgia Tech at Illinois.
- NBA TV has doubleheader action tonight.
- NBC Sports has a college basketball game with George Washington at James Madison.
- Dexter (Showtime): Repeat. This past Sunday night’s episode, “Helter Skelter,” replays.
Wednesday TV Marathons
BBC Amarica has the all six first season episodes of The Hour early today.
Cinemax has the first six episodes of Hunted.
ION has five episodes of Flashpoint today.
Oxygen has six episodes of Law & Order: Criminal Intent that play twice.
TNT has six episodes of Castle today and three more tonight.
TV One has 12 episodes of Living Single early.
USA Network has 19 episodes of NCIS.
What will you watch on TV Wednesday?