On TV this Tuesday: Darren Criss brings romance to The Glee Project, a lovely guest star is the Appleby of Franklin’s eye, Jane By Design fashions an eye-catching finale and a SYTYCD alum has All The Right Moves. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are nine programs on keep on your radar.
8 pm 2012 Summer Olympics (NBC) | On the schedule for this evening: women’s gymnastics, women’s diving and men’s and women’s swimming.
8 pm Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family) | As she struggles with losing Maya, Emily wants to make things better with Paige.
9 pm Jane By Design (ABC Family) | Series star Erica Dasher gave TVLine the inside scoop on tonight’s Season 1 finale, in which Jane uses her Donovan Decker bonus check to save the school play. “The school world and the work world collide in a very major way, and Jane is confronted with some big stuff,” she said. Even better? “Billy and Jane confront their dynamic in an interesting way,” she teased. “I was shocked reading [it].” We’re in!
9 pm All the Right Moves (Oxygen) | Series premiere: So You Think You Can Dance choreographer and Season 2 competitor Travis Wall and friends try to make a go of their California contemporary dance company in this unscripted drama. If they offer up numbers like this or this, sign me up for season tickets.
9 pm The L.A. Complex (The CW) | Kaldrick can barely hold it together, but he pushes forward with recording a track for his album anyway. (Get an update on the series’ future.)
10 pm Franklin & Bash (TNT) | Kicking off her guest-starring arc, Roswell grad Shiri Appleby catches Jared’s eye in an episode that reveals how Franklin and Bash (and Pindar and Carmen) began practicing law together.
10 pm The Glee Project (Oxygen) | Three reasons to watch the most recent Glee Project: 1) It’s all about romance (or “romanticality”), 2) the kids cover Rihanna’s “We Found Love” and 3) Darren Criss stops by.
10 pm NY Med (ABC) | Tonight, we’ll meet a talented trauma surgeon who came to the U.S. as an illegal alien and a 4-year-old with a golf ball-sized tumor in her heart.
10 pm Covert Affairs (USA Network) | Annie’s got sexy trouble, but trouble nonetheless, when Simon unexpectedly shows up in D.C. (Get scoop on what’s next for Auggie.)
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