On TV this Tuesday: A Glee feud isn’t so “funny”, Rizzoli investigates a kidnapper who’s literally clowning around, About a Boy ends up in a slippery situation and Mind Games are used to help a sick boy. As a supplement to TVLine’s features (linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm Glee (Fox) | Spring premiere: Santana snags the role of Rachel’s understudy in Funny Girl, inciting a feud. Back in Lima, Tina and Artie compete for class valedictorian. (Watch a sneak peek.)
8 pm NCIS (CBS) | After discovering faulty bulletproof vests in a truck filled with stolen U.S.M.C. goods, the team attempts to locate the source — and any vests that already shipped overseas.
8 pm The Originals (The CW) | When Rebekah finds herself locked up in the sanatorium where she worked in 1919, she realizes that a witch is back to reveal a dark secret from blondie’s past.
9 pm Rizzoli & Isles (TNT) | Winter premiere: The squad must dig through unsolved abductions when a kidnapper dressed as a clown reemerges in Boston after more than 20 years. (Perception‘s winter premiere follows at 10 pm.)
9 pm Supernatural (The CW) | Sam and Dean discover the Men of Letters’ bunker is haunted, leading them to a storage facility where the demons are keeping a prized possession.
9 pm About a Boy (NBC) | Regular time slot premiere: Will agrees to babysit Marcus so Fiona can go on a job interview, but when a last-minute invitation to a once-in-a-lifetime, Lil Jon-hosted pool party
falls swims into his lap, things get complicated.
9:30 pm Growing Up Fisher (NBC) | Regular time slot premiere: Mel is forced to reveal his blindness to his biggest client now that he has guide dog Elvis at his side. Also, Henry uses Elvis to win the attention of a pretty girl (Haley Pullos, General Hospital).
10 pm Mind Games (ABC) | Series premiere: Clark (Steve Zahn, Dallas Buyers Club), an expert in human behavior, and con artist brother Ross (Christian Slater, Breaking In) take on their first case, to manipulate a health insurance company who denied experimental treatment for a boy suffering from a heart condition.
10 pm Justified (FX) | Boyd and the Crowes fly South for a crucial drug score, while Raylan pursues a small-time grifter with big-time enemies.
10 pm Game of Arms (AMC) | Series premiere: The competition in the high stakes world of arm wrestling begins when the California Arm Benders compete with New York City Arms Control. (Watch the trailer.)
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