On TV this Tuesday: Transplant scrubs out for the season, NCIS and FBI head for hiatus, and Blue Bloods vet Amy Carlson returns to CBS. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Transplant's XL Finale, Amy Carlson on Most Wanted and More
Part 3 premiere (all five episodes): Gabe has students create vision boards, and tries to boost their confidence ahead of the holiday dance. (Watch trailer.)
The Haves and the Have Nots
Hanna adapts to her new role and confronts hatred.
Fall finale: As Gibbs and Fornell continue their search for the opioid kingpin, the team enters the world of modern-day treasure hunting to solve a double murder.
Swamp Thing rescues an injured man who vows to find a cure upon his recovery; Abby is confronted by Nathan Ellery and the Conclave. (Get CW midseason dates.)
Thursday Night Football
Special night: The Baltimore Ravens host the Dallas Cowboys, live from M&T Bank Stadium. (Get Fox midseason dates.)
Christmas for Mary
TV-movie premiere: A journalist (Being Mary Jane‘s Morgan Dixon) chases a story surrounding one of her late grandfather’s Christmas paintings; Vivica A. Fox (Empire) and Jackée Harry (Sister, Sister) co-star.
Fall finale: After the team apprehends a sought-after cartel boss (Dexter‘s David Zayas), a henchman uses a terroristic threat to free him from FBI HQ.
Season 1 finale (two episodes): Bashir works on a young mother addicted to opioids, then rushes to save a woman who was nearly killed by the team’s error. (Get NBC midseason dates.)
FBI: Most Wanted
Fall finale: Jess realizes that a kidnapping may be connected to a previous case; Amy Carlson (Blue Bloods) debuts as bounty hunter Jackie Ward.
♦ ON THIS DAY IN TV HISTORY ♦
On Dec. 8, 1998, Buffy the Vampire Slayer aired “The Wish,” a fan-favorite episode in which Cordelia wished that Buffy never came to Sunnydale.