On TV this Wednesday: The Top Chefs are back in the kitchen, Criminal Minds crashes and learns, Freak Show makes friends and Toy Story of Terror and It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown dish up Halloween treats. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Criminal Minds' Plane Truth, Top Chef Season 12 and More
MLB Playoffs: ALCS Game 4
As the American League Championship Series continues, the Kansas City Royals (Vargas) — up 3-0 against the Baltimore Orioles (Gonzalez) — aim to clinch a World Series berth.
Toy Story of Terror
The toy gang from the popular movie series wind up at a motel, where one of them disappears. (It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown follows at 8:30 pm.)
Eden Riegel (All My Children) and Eyal Podell (The Young and the Restless) guest-star as the BAU investigates a plane crash that brings up some hard memories for Kate.
Red Band Society
As the truth about Charlie’s accident comes out, Nurse Jackson crosses a line to keep her promise to him.
Season 2 premiere: David Koechner (The Office) eats and drinks his way through Dublin.
Phil thinks living in a cramped hotel room — a necessity while the house is being treated for mold — is a great opportunity for family togetherness. Claire and the kids… beg to differ.
Season 12 premiere, 75 minutes: The new batch of culinary hopefuls meet up in Boston in the season opener.
American Horror Story: Freak Show
Dandy has a horrifying play date; Ethel’s past comes back to haunt her, in the form of Michael Chiklis. (Get a scary amount of scoop.)
Franklin & Bash
The guys use a terrifying gypsy — played by Raising Hope‘s Cloris Leachman — to influence a jury in a real-estate case. The ubiquitous Jaime Ray Newman also guest-stars, as an old law-school rival of Anita’s.
Kevin shoots hoops with his priest (played by Jerry O’Connell, Crossing Jordan).
Next Wednesday: The CW’s The 100 and Showtime’s Web Therapy return.