On TV this Wednesday: black-ish hits the mother(-in-law) lode, a Buffy vet has a Stalker, Nashville goes to the CMA Awards and SVU hits the Ray Rice case. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
SVU Tackles Ray Rice, black-ish In-Law Invasion and More
Oliver must stop an Arrow-obsessed serial killer who murders people as a means of getting her crush’s attention; Thea clashes with Verdant’s new DJ (Austin Butler, The Carrie Diaries). (See photos.)
The Mysteries of Laura
A familiar (yet not necessarily friendly) face winds up at Laura and Jake’s home as they search for a new nanny for the boys.
When Erica wins a bet and gets to opt out of the family’s Thanksgiving meal, Beverly schemes a way to bring her daughter back into the fold; Uncle Marvin bonds with Adam during his annual visit.
Kane leads a mission to make peace with the Grounders, while Finn’s search for Clarke turns violent.
Law & Order: SVU
The SVU team investigates when leaked security footage shows a sportscaster (played by Chad Coleman, The Walking Dead) beating up his girlfriend (Meagan Good, Deception).
Red Band Society
Nurse Jackson asks a new doc (Hustle‘s Adrian Lester) to come to Ocean Park, but then questions that decision after seeing his approach to treatment; Kara learns the truth about Hunter.
Bow and her mother-in-law Ruby (Jennifer Lewis, Strong Medicine) do not get along, and Dre takes it upon himself to change that.
The night of the CMA Awards starts badly when Rayna discovers the pre-nup Luke wants her to sign; Avery’s parents’ visit goes south when he introduces them to Juliette. Trisha Yearwood, Joe Nichols and The Band Perry appear.
A suburban dad is forced to reveal his dark past when vandals start terrorizing his family. Mark Blucas (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) guest-stars.
Holly joins a grief support to meet a man… and what a man she meets: Battlestar Galactica alum Michael Trucco guest-stars. (Watch a sneak peek.)