On TV this Tuesday: So You Think You Can Dance does a flying leap into its finale, Sons of Anarchy straddle their hogs for a new season, Rizzoli & Isles sign off for the summer and Suits hang on a question. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm So You Think You Can Dance (FX) | Season finale: Paula Abdul, tWitch and Adam Shankman guest-judge as Fik-Shun, Amy, Jasmine and Aaron battle it out for the titles of America’s Favorite Dancers. (Note: The finale will pause for President Obama’s scheduled speech at 9 pm, then return after. The network estimates the finale will end around 10:30 pm.) (Not yet renewed.)
9 pm Rizzoli & Isles (TNT) | Midseason finale: While Maura decides whether or not to take in her recently paroled grandfather (Richard Herd, Seinfeld), Jane and Casey figure out whether their relationship is more important than their careers. (Find out when it’ll be back!)
9 pm Face Off (Syfy) | The contestants design characters inspired by Mother Earth – and their own mamas.
9 pm Who Do You Think You Are? (TLC) | Season finale: The Big Bang Theory‘s Jim Parsons travels to Louisiana and France as he explores his late father’s side of the family. (Just renewed!)
9 pm NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS) | Repeat to Revisit: Deeks goes undercover, which involves romancing a lady. Meanwhile, Kensi? Jealous? Never.
10 pm Sons of Anarchy (FX) | Season 6 premiere: Tonight’s 90-minute season-opener finds Jax continuing to push the club into legitimate businesses. But he just can’t escape the sins of SAMCRO’s past. (Read preview, get scoop and watch trailer.)
10 pm Suits (USA Network) | Mike asks Rachel to take a big step forward in their relationship; Harvey finds himself battling Scottie once again.
10 pm The Vineyard (ABC Family) | Season finale: As the summer comes to a close, Jon and Emily ponder their relationship, and Luis makes a romantic gesture to Katie. (Not yet renewed.)
10 pm Crazy, Stupid Luck (ABC) | This special edition of 20/20 tells the stories of a few people who have won big lotto payouts – and how their lives have changed for the good and the bad. (On a related note, I miss Hurley.)
11 pm Web Therapy (Showtime) | Compulsive gambler Nick realizes Fiona is his online gambling nemesis.
COMING NEXT TUESDAY: New Girl and The Mindy Project return, Dads (ugh) and Brooklyn Nine-Nine premiere.
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