On TV this Tuesday: ABC launches Shondaland’s For the People, Jason Katims’ Rise takes center stage and This Is Us hosts an end-of-season wedding. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
This Is Us Finale, Rise Bows, Shondaland's People and More
Season 5B finale (two episodes): In Episode 100, Brandon and Grace embark on a road trip, while Stef and Lena attend a couples’ retreat. Then at 9 pm, the family gets shocking news ahead of graduation. (Read preview; series finale event airs this summer, followed by a spinoff.)
Melting Pot (Westworld‘s Leonardo Nam), a meta with the ability to swap people’s DNA, accidentally transfers Barry’s superspeed to Iris. (View poster.)
Gibbs and Ducky spot on TV an antique that might have been used as the murder weapon in a 16-year-old case; American Pickers‘ Mike Wolfe guest-stars.
Two episodes: Dre and Bow discover that Junior and Zoey are sexually active. Later, Jack and Diane get in trouble at school. (What episode got scrapped by ABC?!)
Alba goes on vacation; Sabrina looks after Ben; both Sabrina and Mickey wind up in jail!
Series premiere (special time): From EP Jason Katims (Friday Night Lights, Parenthood) comes the story of a teacher (HIMYM‘s Josh Radnor) who tries to reinvigorate his high school’s drama department. (Read “B+” review; airs Tuesdays at 9 starting next week.)
For the People
Series premiere: From Shondaland comes this drama about young lawyers working on opposite sides in the nation’s most prestigious trial court; Britt Robertson (Life Unexpected), Ben Rappaport (The Good Wife), Hope Davis (Wayward Pines) and Susannah Flood (Chicago Fire) star.
Series finale: Jesse’s case is closed, but the ordeal proves far from over. (What’s next for Anna Paquin?)
New time slot alert! (two episodes): Dodo puts Beatrice on a new beauty regime; Hortense helps Beatrice track down her mystery lover.