What to Watch Tonight: Lego Star Wars Finale, CSI's Ruined Weekend, Thankful SNL and More
On TV this Wednesday: Jedi attack in the final episode of Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles, NBC offers a peek behind the Sound of Music Live! curtain (before Fraulein Maria fashions it into play clothes) and Criminal Minds hosts a Desperate husband. With ABC going back for seconds (i.e. repeats) and FX and The CW in movie mode, here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm The Making of The Sound of Music Live! (NBC) | Go behind the scenes of the upcoming special with country star Carrie Underwood, Stephen Moyer (True Blood) and the rest of the Von Trapp brood, as they prep for their Dec. 5 debut.
8 pm The X Factor (Fox) | The remaining eight acts perform.
8 pm Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles (Cartoon Network) | The animated series reaches its conclusion as Yoda, Anakin et al travel to Endor to find Jek-14, an enhanced clone who can help them win the war. (The prior two installments, “The Phantom Clone” and “Menace of the Sith” encore at 7 and 7:30 pm, respectively.)
9 pm Saturday Night Live Thanksgiving (NBC) | Stuff your Turkey Day Eve with two hours of the Not Ready for Primetime Players in memorable holiday skits like Swerski’s Super Fans’ Thanksgiving and The Bird Family. Gobble gobble goo and gobble gobble gickel, I wish turkey only cost a nickel…
9 pm Criminal Minds (CBS) | The BAU combs a cold case for clues to a boy’s recent disappearance from his home. Doug Savant (Desperate Housewives) and Marika Dominczyk (Brothers and Sisters) guest-star as the lad’s parents.
9 pm Paranormal Witness (Syfy) | Season finale: Several sources recount their close encounters with a UFO. (Not yet renewed.)
10 pm Restaurant: Impossible (Food Network) | Bad food, worse management, church-like décor – as always, Chef Robert has a yeoman’s task ahead of him at Seven restaurant in La Porte, Ind.
10:30 pm Burning Love (E!) | Julie and Simon plan a date to the zoo; the guys go to school.
11 pm Styled to Rock (Bravo) | This week on the Rihanna-backed fashion competition, the designers pair up to create stage looks using light technology for a DJ duo. Hip hop artist Kid Cudi appears as a guest mentor.
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