On TV this Wednesday: Modern Family spends a milestone in the ER, The Magicians conjures a third season and The X-Files catches up with an old friend. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Modern Family No. 200, The Magicians Returns and More
The 3rd Annual Howie Mandel Stand-Up Gala
Comedians include Cedric the Entertainer, Cristela Alonzo, Ron Funches, Gina Yashere, Gad Elmaleh, Orny Adams, John Heffron and Martin Urbano.
Red directs the Task Force to track down a criminal who uses his power to sell sensitive information; Liz plots her next move. (Who received TVLine accolades?)
Zoey’s crush sends her a late-night “U up?” text, presumably to… borrow a textbook or something. (What did you think of the series premiere?)
Series premiere: Twentysomethings attempt to survive the status-obsessed culture of Los Angeles; Esther Povitsky (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) and Benji Aflalo (Not Safe With Nikki Glaser) star.
Season 3 premiere: Julia and Quentin try to bring magic back; Eliot and Margo struggle under the fairy occupation.
Episode 200: The family rallies around Phil after he’s rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery; Fred Willard returns; Fred Savage (Friends From College) also guest-stars.
Jason and the team’s mission to intercept the sale of nuclear weapons goes off without a hitch — that is, until the journey back home.
The first responders are needed after a roller coaster malfunctions at an amusement park; Athena and Hen respond to an unusual home invasion. (Your thoughts on Ep. 1?)
If Loving You Is Wrong
Midseason premiere: Randal moves forward with his revenge scheme; Eddie turns to Lushion for help.