What To Watch: Tuesday

by | March 1, 2011 at 5:54 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:American Idol‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

The Top 12 male semifinalists take the ‘American Idol’ stage for the first time to perform for the judges and for the nation. On this season’s first night of voting, America votes to pick the Top 5 Guys in the “Top 12 Boys Perform” episode.

KEY EPISODE:The Biggest Loser‘ (8pm ET on NBC)

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he contestants are excited to hear from host Alison Sweeney that they will all be going home for two weeks. Each player returns home to emotional reunions with friends and family, after which they navigate the challenges of being back in their real lives, facing the same temptations that brought them to the ranch and realizing all of the things they are capable of doing now that they couldn’t do before.

WATCH:Hellcats‘ (9pm ET on The CW)

Savannah can’t believe her ears when Charlotte (guest star Emma Lahana) finally reveals the identity of her baby’s father. Marti confronts her mother for more information about her father. The Hellcats learn that Memphis Christian is using the same song as the Hellcats for their routine at nationals.

DVR:No Ordinary Family‘ (8pm ET on ABC)

The mysterious Mrs. X (Lucy Lawless) tasks the sexy – and dangerous – Sophie (Tricia Helfer) to cause Jim and George to fall under her spell and make them do whatever she wants them to – which could place Jim’s marriage in jeopardy. Meanwhile, Stephanie must decide whether or not to inject a patient with the trilsettum serum and risk turning him into a super in order to retain Dr. King’s trust.

DVR:Detroit 1-8-7‘ (10pm ET on ABC)

The detectives put their private problems on hold as Mason calls for “all hands on deck” to investigate the murder of Dawn Cofield, a college co-ed. Pup Clemmons, the co-ed’s boyfriend and Stone’s rival from his undercover days, resurfaces as one of the possible suspects. But it’s a crowded field that also includes Alex Caldwell, Pup’s competition for the crime turf; a Pakistani drug runner from Canada; one of Dawn’s professors who has the reputation of a Lothario, and a preppy classmate from a politically connected family.

Talk Show Listings:

The View: Allison Janney

The Talk: Monica Potter

Live with Regis and Kelly: Matt Bomer

The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Heidi Klum

Late Show with David Letterman: Amanda Seyfried

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Betty White

Conan: Emmy Rossum

Lopez Tonight: Cheryl Burke

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Emily Blunt

Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson: Carla Gugino

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Isla Fisher

Chelsea Lately: Lil Jon