What To Watch: Wednesday

by | January 19, 2010 at 11:05 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Human Target‘ (9pm ET on Fox)

Chance and Winston encounter some severe turbulence when they work together to protect a client they have never met from an assassin aboard a passenger plane. Courtney Ford (‘Dexter’) and Alessandro Juliani (‘Battlestar Galactica’) guest star.

KEY EPISODE:Modern Family‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

Mitchell plants the seed in Jay’s head that he thinks one of Jay’s old buddies, Shorty, might be secretly gay. Jay doesn’t believe it for a second except for all the questionable signs he now keeps noticing. Meanwhile Gloria gives Manny’s date a makeover and Claire faces off with Phil’s universal remote. (Watch a preview clip here)

WATCH:American Idol‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

The judges continue their quest to find the next singing superstar in the Sunshine State. Don’t miss the auditions everyone will be talking about the next day when the “Auditions #4: Orlando” episode airs.

DVR:Cougar Town‘ (9:30pm ET on ABC)

In the aftermath of her breakup with Jeff, Jules turns to Bobby for some solace. When a bottle of wine leads to a passionate kiss, will they both agree it was casual and meaningless? Meanwhile, Laurie discovers a common thread between Jules and Grayson, and Travis’ plans for a night with girlfriend Kylie don’t go exactly as planned. (Watch a preview clip here)

DVR:Mercy‘ (8pm ET on NBC)

A newlywed cancer patient (Eva Amurri) undergoes a risky course of treatment and Chloe struggles to help her doting husband cope. Meanwhile, a man wakes up after ten years in a coma and decides to confront the woman he loves, prompting Veronica (Taylor Schilling) to spring to action in her own love life