On TV this Wednesday: Whoopi Goldberg is in The Middle, President Obama relives the Osama Bin Laden raid, Criminal Minds‘ Prentiss ponders a move, a double helping of The Beek and more. In addition to TVLine’s original features (linked within), we’ve singled out nine other programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm The Middle (ABC) | Whoopi Goldberg guest-stars as a guidance counselor who inspires Sue to reinvent herself. Brick, meanwhile, is less successful as he tries to call the White House to outlaw the strenuous new “Presidential Fitness Challenge” at school.
8 pm Betty White’s Off Their Rockers (NBC) | With Best Friends Forever bumped off the schedule, you’ll now get a double dose of the Golden girl. This week, nuns use an innovative approach to raise money for breast cancer, Rob Schneider stops by and more!
9 pm Criminal Minds (CBS) | After a notorious serial killer is executed, a copycat begins murdering women in the same town; Prentiss gets nervous considering a big decision. The Facts of Life‘s Mackenzie Astin guest-stars.
9 pm Rock Center with Brian Williams (NBC) | In the most secret and secure part of the White House — The Situation Room — President Obama and his national security and military teams relive the raid targeting Osama bin Laden one year ago today.
9:30 pm Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23 (ABC) | After June receives a devastating letter, Chloe cheers her up the only way she knows how — with a crash course in “confidence and fierceness” that apparently works a bit too well. Kevin Sorbo (Hercules) guest-stars as himself.
10 pm Law & Order: SVU (NBC) | An abduction case takes a startling turn when the team discovers that a suspect is targeting young, vulnerable women — each of whom were searching for their sperm-donor father. James Van Der Beek and Without a Trace‘s Eric Close guest-star.
10 pm CSI (CBS) | In Season 12’s penultimate episode, when a bomb kills an off-roading truck driver mid-race, the team is called in to find out why. Gary Unmarried‘s Paula Marshall guest-stars.
10 pm Whitechapel (BBC America) | Season 3 finale: Having already survived the killer’s wrath once, Morgan Lamb is of particular interest to the team. But with the body count rising, Chandler and Miles clash over the direction of the investigation.
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