What To Watch: Wednesday

by | November 17, 2010 at 7:26 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Human Target‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Season Premiere**

Picking up from the thrilling first season cliffhanger, Chance and Guererro stage a daring rescue of Winston from the hands of his torturous kidnappers. Two beautiful women join the team: billionaire philanthropist Ilsa Pucci, who fears for her life after the mysterious death of her husband; and Ames (guest star Janet Montgomery), a chameleon-like master thief who inadvertently becomes involved with the plot to murder her new associate in the “Ilsa Pucci” season premiere episode.

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

Everyone is gathering at a restaurant to celebrate Manny’s birthday, though Manny himself is experiencing a mini-life crisis about getting older. Meanwhile, on the way to the restaurant, Phil and Claire decide to engage in a not-so-friendly car race there, and Mitch and Cam get sidetracked when they stop at the mall to pick up a gift.

WATCH:Top Chef: Just Desserts‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale**

And then there were three. On ‘Top Chef Just Desserts,’ the final three pastry chef’testants face-off for the big finale – a four-star, four-course sweet and savory dessert challenge. In a dramatic and tasty array of twists and turns, host Gail Simmons, and judges Johnny Iuzzini, Dannielle Kyrillos and Hubert Keller decide which chef – Danielle Keene, Yigit Pura or Morgan Wilson – will take home the title of Top Chef.

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

The tribe suffers a devastating blow when they find the camp in ashes after a fire, and the loyalty of an alliance is put to the test as Libertad heads to tribal council.

DVR:Law & Order: Los Angeles‘ (10pm ET on NBC)

Watch Episodes On Demand

When Department of Public Works employee Don Heller (guest star Dan Kinsella) is found stabbed to death, the detectives suspect those responsible are the gang bangers he encountered earlier that day. However, the case takes a significant turn when Winters and Jarzuszalski discover that Heller was investigating a string of unsolved murders that were committed over the past decade.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Rachael Ray
  • Live With Regis And Kelly: Daniel Radcliffe
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Pink
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Jake Gyllenhaal
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Christina Aguilera
  • Conan: Russell Brand
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Patrick Dempsey
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: Russell Crowe
  • Last Call With Carson Daly: Jason Ritter
  • The Daily Show With Jon Stewart: Jay Z
  • Lopez Tonight: Nina Dobrev