On TV this Tuesday: A MasterChef judge switches sides, mom’s the word for Rizzoli & Isles, The Glee Project kids adapt or go home, and Janie just may see Bash’s legal briefs. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar tonight.
8 pm NCIS (CBS) | In this Repeat to Revisit, a young Marine shows up to his own homecoming party with a fatal stab wound. Guiding Light fans, watch for guest star Bonnie Dennison (fka “Daisy Lemay”), who plays the deceased’s foster sister.
9 pm Rizzoli & Isles (TNT) | NYPD Blue’s Sharon Lawrence shows up as Maura’s biological mother (get scoop!), Angela gets involved in politics and a nun from Jane and Frankie Jr.’s past returns.
9 pm MasterChef (Fox) | Judge Graham Elliot jumps in and joins the competitors in a mystery box challenge. Aaaaaand then the light-hearted fun ends when two contestants go home at the end of the episode.
9 pm Deadliest Catch (Discovery) | Deadly ice in the Bering Sea forces the captains to choose: Stay and battle the elements for a possible good haul or run and live to fish another day?
10 pm Love in the Wild (NBC) | The tropical reality show promises “a shocking elimination you won’t want to miss!” Waponi tribesmen chanting “Hava Nagila” as they prepare two soulmates for sacrifice to an angry volcano god, NBC. That’s a shocking elimination I wouldn’t want to miss.
10 pm The Glee Project (Oxygen) | This week, the contestants work on their adaptability — including picking up new footwork on the fly — as they sing Jessie J’s “Price Tag.”
10 pm Franklin & Bash (TNT) | While things heat up between Peter and Janie, Karp defends a college friend (played by One Life to Live/Desperate Housewives’ Tuc Watkins) who needs to prove he’s gay in order to keep a championship softball trophy.
10 pm Chopped (Food Network) | The chefs warm up for the Fourth of July with an all-American challenge involving apple pie and bourbon.
10 pm Haunted Highway (Syfy) | Series premiere: Two teams — one of which includes Jack Osbourne because… yeah, we’re not sure, either — travel America’s back roads to find paranormal activity.
10:30 Workaholics (Comedy Central) | A visit from Ders’ tests the guys’ friendship.
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