On TV this Tuesday: Rizzoli & Isles return for all new cases, Perception begins its final run, New Girl hosts a Portland wedding and Paul Rudd returns for the penultimate Parks and Rec. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Rizzoli & Isles Return, Fat Tuesday in New Orleans and More
The Book of Negroes
Night 2 of 3: Aminita escapes her owner as the American Revolution breaks out, befriending an influential black innkeeper.
Ronnie and Dr. Stein ponder whether they are safer together or apart upon General Eiling’s return; Dr. Stein schools Barry on time travel.
Fresh Off the Boat
After Louis organizes a sexual harassment seminar at the restaurant, Eddie passes off the instructional video as a dirty movie to impress his classmates.
Parks and Recreation
Andy’s friends gather around him as his TV show comes to an end. Later, Leslie helps Tom plan for a big evening, and Bobby Newport (Paul Rudd, This Is 40) returns.
Repeat After Me
Series premiere: From exec producer Ellen DeGeneres, The Goldbergs‘ Wendy McLendon-Covey instructs her celeb pals as they pull pranks on unsuspecting everyday people. Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy), Harry Connick, Jr. (American Idol) and Taye Diggs (The Good Wife) assist in the premiere.
Rizzoli & Isles
Winter premiere: The squad renews their search for the murderer of a prosecutor’s mistress; Frankie helps Angela apply for new jobs.
NCIS: New Orleans
A petty officer is killed amidst Fat Tuesday madness; Pride selects details of his father-son relationship to tell his daughter. Stacy Keach (Lights Out) guest-stars.
Jess and the gang head to Portland for Bob and Ashley’s wedding. Rob Reiner, Jamie Lee Curtis and Kaitlin Olson (It’s Always Sunny) return.
Winter premiere: James and Paul decide whether Pierce should proceed with surgery; Pierce oversees a case that forces him to question everything. (Yep, cancelled.)
Raylan asks for an old friend’s help after Ava makes a drastic decision; Duffy looks into Ava’s prison release.