On TV this Tuesday: Bull locks horns with a Good Wife favorite, Josh Hutcherson and Eliza Coupe lead Hulu’s Future Man, Horror Story closes another chapter and Mindy’s Project is finished. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar:
Bull Battles Kalinda, Mindy Project Ends, AHS: Cult Finale, Future Man Debuts and More
Series premiere (all 13 episodes): A janitor/video-game extraordinaire (Hunger Games‘ Josh Hutcherson) is tasked with saving the future of humanity; Eliza Coupe (Happy Endings), Derek Wilson (Preacher), Ed Begley Jr. (St. Elsewhere) and the late Glenne Headly (Monk) co-star. (Watch trailer, cast Q&A.)
The Mindy Project
Series finale: The Shulman associates attend Morgan and Tamra’s wedding; Mindy and Danny await word on Annette’s surgery. (Read Chris Messina post-mortem.)
In the brilliantly titled “When Harry Met Harry…,” Cisco helps Harry summon “The Council of Wells,” a think tank comprised of the brightest Harrison Wells’ from various Earths. But wait, the episode titles get better…
Legends of Tomorrow
In “Helen Hunt,” the Legends discover a time-displaced Helen of Troy (played by NCIS: LA‘s luminous* Bar Paly) in 1930s Hollywood. (*Added by editor Matt Mitovich)
Bull goes up against fellow trial scientist Arti Cander (The Good Wife‘s Archie Panjabi) after a former drug company employee commits suicide during a clinical trial.
This Is Us
The first of three Big Three-centric installments focuses on Kevin, who returns to his high school to accept an award. (Fall behind? Read Episode 7 recap.)
The Vulture (recurring guest star Dean Winters) returns and tries to take something away from Jake and Amy; Terry tries to be less image-conscious.
American Horror Story: Cult
Season finale: The battle of the sexes comes to a bloody conclusion as Ally and Beverly set out to stop Kai once and for all. (Who was Performer of the Week?)
Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders
Series finale: Barry Levin joins the defense after the first trial ends with a hung jury; a verdict is reached. (Keep your spoilers to yourselves. We want to be surprised!)
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
Season 2 finale: Leah and Mike host a roundtable discussion about the life of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard.
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World
A fellow celestial being (MADtv‘s Will Sasso) arrives to help Yvette and Kevin mend Kristin’s relationship with her mother. (Hear the good news?)