What To Watch: Wednesday

by | November 3, 2010 at 7:04 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Modern Family‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

Claire and Haley have a bit of quality girl time while they’re stuck at home sick, and Phil is preoccupied by the taunts of a chirping smoke detector. Gloria and Manny’s surprise visit at Jay’s work leads to headaches for Jay, and Cameron gets swept up by all the lights and cameras when he goes behind Mitchell’s back and takes Lily for a commercial.

KEY EPISODE:Hellcats‘ (9pm ET on The CW)

For their anniversary party, the Hellcats plan an 80s party to celebrate, complete with costumes and a musical number by Vanessa. Savannah decides she’s ready to spend the night with Dan (Matt Barr) and plans a romantic evening for the two of them, but things don’t exactly work out as she envisioned. Meanwhile, Alice usurps a PR story that was supposed to be on the Lancer football team and makes it about the Hellcats, much to Jake’s (guest star Ryan Kennedy) dismay.

WATCH:Survivor: Nicaragua‘ (8pm ET on CBS)

After the tribes merge and food disappears, two castaways share a secret about the food that threatens to land them in the hot seat at Tribal Council.

DVR:Cougar Town‘ (9:30pm ET on ABC)

It’s Jules 42nd birthday, and that can only mean one thing — gift contest! Every year, Jules holds a contest to determine who gives her the best gifts, which Ellie always wins. This year Laurie teams up with Grayson in an attempt to overthrow Ellie. As Jules contemplates what to do for her birthday, Andy suggests a night of dancing. Meanwhile, Travis introduces Bobby to a Netti Pot, but not without consequences.

DVR:Undercovers‘ (8pm ET on NBC)

Watch Episodes On Demand

Steven, Samantha and Leo get orders from Shaw to take on a mission in Lima, Peru where an assassination plot has been orchestrated against president-elect Alberto Loya. When Samantha gets too emotionally invested, she puts the whole mission at stake and her own life in danger.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Ricky Martin
  • The Talk: Patricia Heaton
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Sofia Vergara
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Tina Fey
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: James Franco
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Danny McBride
  • Lopez Tonight: William Shatner