What To Watch: Wednesday

by | March 3, 2010 at 7:50 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Nip/Tuck‘ (10pm on FX)

Say a fond farewell to McNamara/Troy. In the series finale, Sean and Christian reflect on their loving, turbulent and decades-long relationship.

KEY EPISODE:American Idol‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

The 10 male semifinalists perform live for America’s vote on TV’s biggest stage. Tune in to see who sizzles and who fizzles in the “Top 10 Boys Compete” episode.

WATCH:Oprah Winfrey Oscar Special‘ (10pm ET on ABC)

Oprah Winfrey brings together some of Hollywood’s biggest and brightest Academy Award winners and nominees to interview each other. The revealing and intimate interviews include 2002 Academy Award-winner Halle Berry (Actress in a Leading Role, “Monster’s Ball”) and last year’s Supporting Actress winner, Penlope Cruz (“Vicky Cristina Barcelona”), who this year is a Supporting Actress nominee for her role in “Nine.”

DVR:Modern Family‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

When Phil and Luke embark on a discovery expedition underneath the house, Phil tries not to let his fear of the dark and of creepy crawlies get the best of him. Meanwhile, Claire takes a nervous Haley to the DMV for her driver’s test, Manny’s sudden illness before a friend’s amusement park birthday party makes Gloria suspicious, and Cameron and Mitchell invite Lily’s pediatrician over for what turns out to be an anxiety-ridden brunch.

DVR:CSI: New York‘ (10pm ET on CBS)

On the night of a young man’s 21st birthday, his friends take him out to celebrate, but when they turn up dead and he’s found walking in the middle of the street covered in his friends’ blood and wielding an axe, the CSIs must trace the events of the man’s wild night to figure out just what happened.