What to Watch Wednesday: Futurama Is On the Hunt, Top Chef Gets Frisky, Five Finales and More
On TV this Wednesday: Melissa & Joey, Necessary Roughness and two other series take a breather; a Supernatural repeat doubles your pleasure; Top Chef Masters the use of aphrodisiacs; and in Futurama’s mid-season finale, Bender proves that no good deed goes unpunished. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are 10 programs to watch tonight.
8 pm So You Think You Can Dance (Fox) | Modern Family’s Jesse Tyler Ferguson returns to the judges’ panel as the Top 8 give it their all.
8 pm Melissa & Joey (ABC Family) | Season 2 finale: When Joe proposes to Elena to avoid her deportation to Russia, Mel decides to perform the wedding. (Rejoice, fans: The show’s already renewed for next season.)
8:30 pm Baby Daddy (ABC Family) | Season 1 finale: Riley’s ready to be Katie’s maid of honor, and Ben takes it upon himself to make the wedding a bit more interesting. (Yep – already renewed.)
9 pm Supernatural (The CW) | In this Repeat to Revisit, Leviathans take Sam and Dean clones on a killing spree that lands the Winchester brothers on the FBI’s “Most Wanted” list… again.
9 pm Royal Pains (USA Network) | In an episode directed by Paolo Costanzo, HankMed treats a famous pop star who’s resting up in the Hamptons, Hank and a local pediatrician (‘Til Death‘s Kate Foster) get to know each other better and Divya falls for a hot polo player (Mexican soap opera smolderer Khotan).
10 pm Futurama (Comedy Central) | Mid-season finale: Bender saves a robotic fox from hunters — and in turn, becomes hunted himself. Keep your ears open for Patrick Stewart’s guest voice spot.
10 pm Top Chef Masters (Bravo) | This week’s challenges include aphrodisiacs and Thai food, and pin-up girl Dita Von Teese swings by to guest-judge.
10 pm Restaurant Stakeout (Food Network) | Season 2 premiere: Restaurateur Willie Degel visits Staten Island’s Trends Restaurant, where the out-of-control staff is putting the business at risk.
11 pm Retired at 35 (TV Land) | Season finale: On their wedding day, Amy finds out Jared may be marrying her just to get his green card. Further complicating things? Brandon. So which guy will she choose?
Which of the above is must-see for you? Also, hit Comments to offer your own tune-in suggestions.Follow @kimroots