On TV this Tuesday: The Flash returns, Black Lightning strikes, Dermot Mulroney battles Dylan McDermott and Tyler Perry brings more Payne. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
The Flash Is Put on Trial, Black Lightning Arrives and More
Iris and Joe must decide how far they’re willing to go to clear Barry’s name as the Clifford DeVoe murder trial gets underway; Mark Valley (Human Target) guest-stars. (View photos.)
Callie helps Ximena; Brandon and Grace struggle to be intimate following her diagnosis; Mariana is courted by multiple suitors. (Cancelled… but there’s a twist!)
Reverend TimTom helps Frankie find a new passion in life; Mike demands Sue and Brick fix the hole between their bedroom walls.
Series premiere: Former vigilante Jefferson Pierce (Hart of Dixie‘s Cress Williams) comes out of retirement when a familiar foe resurfaces. (Read preview.)
This Is Us
Kate goes wedding dress shopping; Kevin embraces a new way of life; Randall digs deeper into William’s past. (Fall behind? Read Ep. 11 recap.)
LA to Vegas
#DerbelMcDillet alert! Dermot Mulroney guest-stars opposite Dylan McDermott (yes, that’s allowed!) as a fellow mustachioed pilot.
Charles is faced with a difficult medical decision when a baby is born with an addiction to heroin; Rhodes deals with relationship issues. (Read preview.)
Series premiere (two episodes; special night and time): This House of Paynes spinoff meets back up with Curtis and Ella Payne (LaVan Davis and Cassi Davis), who are now retired and living in Florida; Jackée Harry (Sister, Sister) co-stars. (Airs Fridays at 9 beginning Jan. 19.)
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World
Kevin helps a mysterious do-gooder raise funds for a dog sanctuary; Nate asks Amy to accompany him to a wedding. (Keep your ears peeled for a kitchen scene featuring Agent Carter‘s James D’Arcy, Enver Gjokaj and Wynn Everett.)
Season 2 finale: Mrs. Adler reveals she’s pregnant; the women of Fillmore are transported back to the 1940s. (Get renewal status.)