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Fargo

FX Networks Inc. | 10:00 pm Nikki (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) is a tough lady who’s been around the block several times, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t find herself fighting to survive in the new episode "Who Rules the Land of Denial?." Elsewhere, Sy (Michael Stuhlbarg) joins Varga (David Thewlis) […]

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This Is Us

NBC | 10:00 pm The drama’s aim to play with characters’ timelines is clear in "The Big Three," a reference to Rebecca and Jack’s (Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia) children — who appear to be age eight here, after being born in the preceding series pilot. Randall’s (Sterling K. Brown) concerns […]

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Little Women: Atlanta: Monie Gets Married

Lifetime | 10:02 pm As the title of this latest new series in the hit "Little Women" franchise suggests, its focus is on the upcoming nuptials of Monie and Mortin from "Little Women: Atlanta." She’s got big plans for a fantasy wedding, but a family conflict could mean that a […]

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Nature

PBS | 8:00 pm This series often has told stories of animal families, but as the title indicates, "Animal Childhood" focuses specifically on younger members as they get ready to venture into the world on their own. In some cases, that happens very shortly after birth, with the relative infants […]

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NOVA

PBS | 9:00 pm One reason fireflies on a summer night seem so magical is that few other land life forms can light up as these can. That’s business as usual, however, in the ocean depths, where nearly 90 percent of all species glow from within. "Creatures of Light" shows […]

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Little Big Shots

NBC | 8:00 pm If you know this series by now, you realize the episode subtitles are quite descriptive of at least one act in the given hour … and "The Magic Johnsons" is sure to continue that trend in this new episode. Among the young talents presented by host […]

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Expedition Unknown

The Travel Channel | 9:00 pm The new episode "India’s Atlantis" takes host Josh Gates to India on a quest to find Dwarka, a mythical kingdom reputed to have been swallowed by the ocean long ago. Scouring the region for hard evidence supporting the existence of this golden city, Josh […]

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The Carmichael Show

NBC | 9:00 pm Veteran actress Marla Gibbs ("The Jeffersons," "227") guest stars as the title character in the new episode "Grandma Francis" — Joe’s (David Alan Grier) mother, who gets a visit from Joe and his sons. The encounter takes on a much different tone when she makes a […]

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DC’s Legends of Tomorrow

CW | 9:00 pm Another part of DC Comics lore factors into this episode, as indicated by the title: "The Justice Society of America." That group rejects the intended help of the Legends in trying to intercept a certain package in Paris during the city’s occupation by the Nazis. Ray’s […]

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The Jim Jefferies Show

Comedy Central | 10:30 pm The outspoken Australian stand-up ("Legit") hosts this new weekly late-night show that will find him offering his unfiltered take on current events, both from behind his studio desk and from locations around the world. Given that his concert art has never shrunk from addressing such […]