What To Watch: Wednesday

by | March 10, 2010 at 7:53 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:America’s Next Top Model‘ (8pm ET on The CW)

In the special 90-minute cycle 14 debut, 33 semi-finalists compete for a chance to be Tyra’s friend but only 13 will make it into the Top Model loft in New York City. The lucky finalists are shocked when special guest Perez Hilton reveals their first challenge is to undergo makeovers! One of the most influential members of the fashion world, Andr Leon Talley, joins the judges panel alongside Tyra Banks and Nigel Barker.

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

After reconnecting on Facebook, Phil invites his old high school girlfriend (guest star Judy Greer) to drop by the house, but this friendly visit quickly turns into trouble. Meanwhile Jay accidentally kills Manny’s beloved pet turtle, then goes to extremes to cover his tracks, and an overworked Mitchell finally stands up to his boss.

WATCH:High Society‘ (9:30pm ET on The CW)

In the midst of scandal and scrutiny, Park Avenue Princess Tinsley Mortimer gives up her Upper East Side address for a Midtown loft as part of her high-profile divorce. Tinsley’s sister, Dabney Mercer, moves in with socialite bad girl Jules Kirby, and New York City “It Boy” Paul Johnson Calderon lobbies for money from his trust fund. Meanwhile, an AIDS benefit after-party turns into a disaster with NYPD arriving at the scene.

DVR:American Idol‘ (9pm ET on Fox)

The eight male semifinalists perform live for America and the ‘American Idol’ judges. After the performances, it is once again up to America to vote. Tune in to see who sizzles and who fizzles in the “Top 8 Boys Compete” episode.

DVR:Criminal Minds‘ (9pm ET on CBS)

A truck driver is kidnapping women and disposing of them in random locations and the BAU must find out his motive in order to catch him.