What To Watch: Wednesday

by | July 7, 2010 at 6:39 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:The Choir‘ (10pm on BBC America)

Prepare to be swept away in the series premiere of this uplifting, inspirational and addictive new series.

This U.S. premiere, BAFTA award-winning series, has spellbound UK audiences and created an unlikely reality star in choirmaster Gareth Malone as he attempts to recruit a choir in the most unlikely of settings. From schools with no tradition of music to blue collar neighborhoods in need of a community focus, Malone is a man on a mission. It’s an emotional journey of shocks and surprises, challenges and rewards with heartwarming results.

KEY EPISODE:So You Think You Can Dance‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

The remaining dancers tackle two dances apiece, and pair up with each other as well as the All-Stars.

The Top 8 take the stage and try to win the hearts of the judges and America. Tune in to see who’s quick on their feet and who trips up in the “Top 8 Perform” episode.

WATCH: ‘Ghost Hunters Academy’ (9pm on Syfy)

Who will make it out in the season finale?

Three cadets will enter the Stanley Hotel, but only one will emerge victorious.

DVR:America’s Got Talent‘ (9pm ET on NBC)

Meet your Top 48!

After hours of deliberation, celebrity judges Sharon Osbourne, Howie Mandel and Piers Morgan determine the Top 48 acts that will compete in the live shows in Los Angeles. Nick Cannon hosts this variety competition series which features a colorful array of hopeful future stars as they compete for a chance to win a $1 million prize and become the most talented act in America.

DVR:Minute To Win It‘ (8pm ET on NBC)

Identical twins rely on their sisterly bond while competing in each challenge. If they can make it through all 10 levels successfully they will win a $1 million prize.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: John C. Reilly
  • The Colbert Report: Steve Carell