On TV this Tuesday: The search begins anew on America’s Got Talent, Wesley Crusher himself talks all things sci-fi in The Wil Wheaton Project, things get off to a rough start on The Night Shift and Awkward finds whole new levels of… well, awkwardness. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
AGT Is Back, The Night Shift Starts, Wil Wheaton and More
America's Got Talent
Season 9 premiere: The star search’s ninth season opens with auditions in New York City and Los Angeles.
Extreme Weight Loss
Season 4 premiere: A 32-year-old mother of three who turned to food to deal with a bad decision she once made works to get fit; a 480-pound teenager works to shed weight in order to pursue a career in baseball.
Jason Alexander (Seinfeld) and Cheryl Hines (Suburgatory) tackle unpredictable song, dance and sketch challenges.
The Haves and the Have Nots
Mideason premiere: Benny shows signs of brain activity. Meanwhile, Wyatt gets himself arrested.
I Wanna Marry 'Harry'
The ladies are challenged to a game of cricket – because taking part in a reality competition for the attentions of a “prince” isn’t humiliating enough. (And because competitive tea drinking isn’t a sport yet.)
Heroes of Cosplay
Midseason premiere: Cosplayers are back and gearing up to compete at Spider-Man creator Stan Lee’s Comikaze in Los Angeles.
The Wil Wheaton Project
Series premiere: Wil Wheaton (Star Trek, The Big Bang Theory) dissects the week’s popular topics in science-fiction film, television and more.
The Night Shift
Series premiere: Eoin Macken (The Tudors) plays T.C. Callahan, a former army doctor who encounters a life-threatening situation on his way to the hospital where he works. The cast also includes Freddy Rodriguez (Ugly Betty), Jill Flint (Royal Pains), Ken Leung (Person of Interest), Brendan Fehr (Bones) and Daniella Alonso (Revolution).
Malvo seeks answers while Lester finagles a few of his own. Molly and Gus try to get past a setback in the investigation.
A friendly group outing devolves as the night goes on, and Jenna realizes that she might still have feelings for Matty.