What to Watch Tuesday: Dixie Dude Hits Whose Line, Bengals' Hard Knocks, Suits Conflict & More

Whose Line Is It Anyway?On TV this Tuesday: Wilson Bethel asks Whose Line Is It Anyway?, the Cincinnati Bengals prep for another season of Hard Knocks, “A” puts the “surprise” in a Pretty Little party and Suits find themselves at cross purposes. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features, here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.

8 pm So You Think You Can Dance (Fox) | Choreographer Kenny Ortega (Dirty Dancing) guest-judges, which means the Top 12 better get to the lake and practice those lifts!

8 pm The Diplomat (ESPN) | This documentary, part of the network’s Nine for IX series, chronicles how East German figure skater Katarina Witt’s rise to Olympic glory came with a price: constant surveillance by her native country’s secret police force.

8 pm Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family) | Paige plans a surprise party for Emily, but “A” is responsible for the biggest shocker of all. Kamar de los Reyes (One Life to Live) guest-stars.

8 pm Whose Line Is It Anyway? (The CW) | Hart of Dixie‘s Wilson Bethel – aka the man improv guru Wayne Brady deemed “the most game and most skilled improviser of the celeb guests that we’ve had” — makes his debut on the comedy fest this evening.

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9 pm Face Off: The Vets Strike Back (Syfy) | Two-hour special: In advance of next week’s Season 5 premiere, get reacquainted with the eight former contestants who’ll return to battle eight newcomers for special effects-makeup dominance.

9 pm Twisted (ABC Family) | As a development in the murder investigation threatens to send Danny away for good, Lacey’s dad arrives in town with a huge secret.

9 pm Rizzoli & Isles (TNT) | Jane is puzzled by Lt. Martinez’s favoritism toward his own drug unit during a hit-and-run investigation.

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10 pm Hard Knocks: Training Camp With the Cincinnati Bengals (HBO) | Season 8 premiere: Head coach Marvin Lewis and his team kick off training camp with a week of on-field drills.

10 pm Perception (TNT) | A deathbed confession about a 1992 murder becomes more complicated when the alleged killer’s brain tumor mysteriously disappears. Reid Scott (Veep) guest-stars.

10 pm Suits (USA Network) | Harvey’s defense of Ava runs into trouble when the interests of her murder trial are at odds with Louis’ work to thwart a hostile takeover of Hessington Oil.

Hit the comments with your must-see picks from tonight’s lineup!

Comments (25)

  • Live: Pretty Little Liars :)
    DVR: Rizzoli & Isles and Suits

    Comment by Elyse – August 6, 2013 04:08 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Suits + covert affairs

    Comment by Tt – August 6, 2013 04:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I’m really looking forward to see Whose LIne is It episode – always loved the show and I’m curious about Wayne’s praise for Wilson.

    Comment by Tarasa – August 6, 2013 05:22 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Pretty Little Liars
    RIzzoli & Isles

    Comment by Eric7740 – August 6, 2013 05:58 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Liars, Rizzles, Covert Affairs!

    Comment by JKR – August 6, 2013 06:14 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Wilson Bethel is hilarious. Can’t wait to see what he’s got on Who’s Line is it anyway.

    Comment by Jared – August 6, 2013 06:46 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Whose Line and Suits.

    Comment by Joey – August 6, 2013 06:56 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Excuse me? The Chase has its debut tonight at 9 on GSN! That’s what I’ll be watching!!!!

    Comment by Matt – August 6, 2013 06:57 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Sure, but they’ll run it again at 10 and 11 and again on thursday. So no biggie.

      Comment by JCK – August 6, 2013 08:18 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Whose Line, Twisted, and Perception

    Comment by Andy – August 6, 2013 07:04 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Pretty Little Liars

    Comment by Jack Bauer 2.0 – August 6, 2013 07:20 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Suits + Covert Affairs = Win Win

    Comment by Jason PA – August 6, 2013 08:23 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Whose Line!

    Comment by Steve F. – August 6, 2013 09:01 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Whose Line, PLL, AGT.

    Comment by G – August 6, 2013 09:14 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Suits and Hard Knocks, then again if it wasn’t the Bengals I wouldn’t watch

    Comment by Doug – August 6, 2013 09:33 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

    Comment by Brendan – August 6, 2013 10:17 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Eh, I dunno, if they’re as good as Wilson was, I’m fine with them continuing to show up. He was hilarious and pretty entertaining on the show tonight-I liked him.

      Comment by Angela – August 6, 2013 05:48 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Suits, Covert Affairs, Perception and Rizzoli & Isles for me tonight.

    Comment by Justin – August 6, 2013 10:27 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Hard Knocks!!!! Football is back!
    Oh, how I’ve missed it.

    Comment by WHO DEY – August 6, 2013 10:53 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Covert Affairs and Suits. Anyone know how Covert Affairs is doing in the ratings after USA moved it to a 9Pm slot versus Rizzoli & Isles?

    Comment by HAP – August 6, 2013 11:23 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Pretty Little Liars! So happy Paige is back. I’ve really missed her the past few weeks. Also watching tonight – Covert Affairs, Web Therapy, Chopped, and Face Off.

    Comment by Roni – August 6, 2013 01:08 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • No Love for Shark Week?

    Comment by SonOfCoul – August 6, 2013 01:09 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Covert Affairs
    Rizzoli & Isles

    Comment by Steve – August 6, 2013 01:35 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • No love for ‘So you think you can dance’? Still love that show.

    Also will be watching AGT, Face-Off and Chopped.

    Comment by JM – August 6, 2013 03:54 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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