What To Watch: Wednesday

by | January 12, 2011 at 10:09 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Off The Map‘ (10pm ET on ABC) **Series Premiere**

From executive producers Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers (‘Grey’s Anatomy’) comes an uplifting medical drama that explores how far one has to go in order to truly heal. Six doctors who have lost their way will go to the ends of the earth to try to remember the reasons why they wanted to become doctors in the first place.

KEY EPISODE:Law & Order: SVU‘ (10pm ET on NBC)

Debbie Shields comes home to find her partner Ann Jackson being raped by a man wearing a haunting mask. Shields contacts Ann’s father to notify him of her critical condition. As detectives Benson and Stabler interrogate Ann’s father, Captain Jackson (guest star Jeremy Irons), his sordid past is revealed filled with sexual and alcohol addiction.

WATCH:Modern Family‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

Claire and Phil want Alex to relax a little about her studies, but then they start questioning their own intellectual drives. Meanwhile, Gloria tries to befriend another nice couple, much to Jay’s chagrin, and Mitch and Cam run into and old female flame of Mitchell’s, only to make a disturbing discovery.

DVR:The Defenders‘ (10pm ET on CBS)

Watch Episodes On Demand

Nick’s personal ties to a young man charged with sexual assault prompt him to defend the accusations. Meanwhile, Pete is stunned when he has jury duty.

DVR:Human Target‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

Watch Episodes On Demand

Chance and Ilsa must protect her sister-in-law when a night at the opera turns into a hostage situation. Guerrero gets a taste of southern hospitality when he’s framed for the murder of a friend, forcing Chance to help break him out of prison in the all-new “Imbroglio/Cool Hand Guerrero” two-hour episode.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Spike Lee
  • The Talk: William Shatner
  • Live With Regis And Kelly: Vince Vaughn
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Kevin James
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Seth Rogen
  • Conan: Denis Leary
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Sandra Oh
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: David Duchovny
  • Late Night With Jimmy Fallon: Paul Giamatti