On TV this Tuesday: Body of Proof tries not to sleep with the fishes, Smash‘s Hit List takes a hit, Cougar Town engages in a new kind of retail therapy and The Taste and Lying Game take a break. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm Hell’s Kitchen (Fox) | Two-hour Season 11 premiere: Twenty aspiring restaurateurs submit themselves for another season of Gordon Ramsay’s harassment and haranguing. Bon appetit! (Watch a preview video.)
8 pm Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family) | Spencer seeks answers regarding Mona’s stay in Radley.
9 pm The Taste (ABC) | Season finale: The celebrity chefs reward one aspiring foodie with $100,000. (Not yet renewed.)
9 pm The Lying Game (ABC Family) | Midseason finale: Dan’s ultimatum to Ethan has heartbreaking results, and Emma confronts Rebecca about her lost childhood. (Watch a sneak peek.)
10 pm Body of Proof (ABC) | A New York mob boss (played by Michael Nouri, All My Children) is determined to kill whoever offed his son, so Megan & Co. have to work quickly to solve the case before the body count rises. Ray Wise (Twin Peaks) also guest-stars.
10 pm Golden Boy (CBS) | Now-permanent time slot: Clark threatens to expose Arroyo and McKenzie’s relationship.
10 pm Smash (NBC) | Hit List has a less-than-smooth premiere at the Fringe Festival, while Ivy’s last-ditch effort to save Liaisons has unexpected results.
10 pm Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan (BBC America) | Dom stalks the Guatemalan beaded lizard. (I know it’s one of the most dangerous/venomous animals on the planet, but I can’t stop picturing a bedazzled gecko.)
10 pm Justified (FX) | Now that Drew Thompson has slipped away from Raylan, Boyd and the Detroit mob, it’s a frantic race to find him.
10 pm Cougar Town (TBS) | Bobby has a fling with the girl of his dreams (played by Gillian Vigman, Suburgatory) while vacationing at a retail store.
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