Tonight’s TV Spotlight…Wednesday, February 6, 2013
February 6, 2013 by Marisa Roffman
You made it to the middle of the week! As a reward, you get a lot of awesome television shows to watch!
Take a look at all your options for tonight…
Arrow | 8pm on The CW
Cyrus Vanch (Anders), a nefarious criminal, is recently released from prison and intends to re-secure his position as leader of the underworld. His first step is to take down his biggest opponent in the city – Arrow (Stephen Amell). Meanwhile, Oliver shows Moira (Susanna Thompson) his father’s notebook and questions her about the names on the list. Thea (Willa Holland) is miserable as she starts her internship with Laurel (Katie Cassidy) at the legal aid office and Detective Lance (Paul Blackthorne) makes a deadly mistake that puts Laurel in the crosshairs of Vanch.
American Idol | 8pm on Fox
“Hollywood Round, Part 1”
The contestants who impressed the judges in their respective audition cities will head to Hollywood, where some dreams will come true and others will come to an end. The intensity of the competition heats up as hopefuls chosen from around the nation vie for a coveted semifinalist spot.
The Middle | 8pm on ABC
While other kids begin receiving college acceptance letters and Axl still hasn’t, Frankie and Mike begin to worry that their son’s chances for a sports scholarship have passed him by. Meanwhile, Sue is determined to prove that smiling is contagious as a hypothesis for a school science project, and a relentless Brick begins pestering his parents for an iPad.
Whitney | 8pm on NBC
In an effort to have some time by himself, Alex (Chris D’Elia) lies to Whitney (Whitney Cummings) about going away for a tech seminar. However, Whitney soon uncovers the truth and makes them go to couple’s counseling. Meanwhile, to Lily’s surprise (Zoe Lister-Jones), R.J’s (Tone Bell) eight-year-old niece takes a liking to Roxanne (Rhea Seehorn).
Guys with Kids | 8:30pm on NBC
After a near death experience, Gary (Anthony Anderson) and Marny (Tempestt Bledsoe) worry about who will take care of their kids if they die. When Emily (Jamie-Lynn Sigler) hastily agrees to be a guardian for the four kids, Nick (Zach Cregger) tries to get out of it by making Emily look like a bad parent. Meanwhile, Chris (Jesse Bradford) becomes jealous of Ernie’s new male nanny Andy (guest star Mark Consuelos).
The Neighbors | 8:30pm on ABC
Debbie’s relationship advice to Reggie Jackson about nerdy new girlfriend Giselle (guest star Lora Plattner) backfires badly, making things even more difficult for Jackie and Larry, who are having a hard time dealing with the fact Reggie even has a love life. Meanwhile, Amber resists Debbie’s attempts to talk about her new boyfriend, handsome but dim jock Jeremy (guest star Grant Harvey).
So much more. Keep reading…Modern Family | 9pm on ABC
“A Slight at the Opera”
Cameron is putting on the school production of “Phantom of the Opera,” but when their star falls ill, Manny pulls all the stops to land the lead — even if that means going against Luke. Meanwhile, Jay teaches Phil to golf and they wind up in a golf-off with Pepper and Mitch; Gloria takes Alex along on errands which include a visit to a psychic; and Claire’s adventures in babysitting Joe and Lily become a comedy of errors.
Supernatural | 9pm on The CW
“Everybody Hates Hitler”
Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) investigate the death of Rabbi Bass (guest star Hal Linden, “Barney Miller”), who spontaneously combusted. The case becomes ever more confusing when they learn that the Rabbi was researching Nazi Necromancers. Sam and Dean are attacked by a Golem (guest star John DeSantis) who turns out to belong to the Rabbi’s grandson, Aaron (Adam Rose). The key to the case lies with the Golem but Aaron doesn’t know how to control him, which leaves everyone in danger.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit | 9pm on NBC
When a janitor brutally attacks an athletic coach, the SVU connects his violent behavior to a history of sexual abuse by someone he trusted. The detectives soon uncover more victims of the same predator, including a prisoner on death row (guest star Mike Tyson). When the truth finally comes out, Detective Benson (Hargitay) enlists Bayard Ellis (guest star Andre Braugher) to dig into the case before the looming execution date.
Criminal Minds | 9:00pm on CBS
“All That Remains”
When the daughters of Bruce Morrison, a writer whose wife mysteriously vanished a year ago, go missing on the anniversary of their mother’s disappearance, the BAU is brought in to study Morrison as a possible suspect.
Suburgatory | 9:30pm on ABC
When Dallas realizes a portion of her property is located in East Chatswin, her life is thrown into a tailspin after she’s kicked out of the country club and Dalia is forced to attend East Chatswin High. Meanwhile, Tessa becomes a producer of the Chatswin High TV show, “Teen Talk,” but struggles with her new role when Ryan becomes the host of the show.
The Americans | 10pm on FX
When Philip and Elizabeth are given an urgent task to plant a bug in Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger’s office, they risk exposure when an unwilling maid of the Weinberger home refuses to cooperate. Stan closes in on a member of the Soviet Rezidentura in an effort to uncover the identities of deep cover Directorate S operatives.
Chicago Fire | 10pm on NBC
“It Ain’t Easy”
After he’s injured in a terrible fire at an auto machine shop, Jose Vargas (Mo Gallini) is forced to go on disability and leave his life as a firefighter behind – a task he finds incredibly difficult. Chief Boden (Eamonn Walker) tries to help a suspected teenage firebug (guest star Cody Sullivan). Also, Severide (Taylor Kinney) receives an enticing invitation from Renee (guest star Sarah Shahi), a woman who (is it who or whom?) he saved from a car crash incident involving live electrical wires. Meanwhile, Cruz (Joe Minoso) tries to save his younger brother Leon (guest star Jeff Lima) from the gang he is involved with.
CSI | 10pm on CBS
“In Vino Veritas”
When CSI Mac Taylor decides to surprise his girlfriend in Vegas, he discovers she’s missing and asks his friend D.B. Russell for help. Meanwhile, the CSIs investigate the loss of a local wine collector on part one of a two-part crossover with CSI:NY.
Nashville | 10pm on ABC
“I’ve Been Down That Road Before”
Rayna begins to settle into the tour when she discovers that Deacon has joined Juliette’s band on the road, and she can’t help but think that maybe the time has come to make some hard decisions. But will a heart to heart with Deacon help ease the sting of the revelation? Meanwhile Juliette is tired of her bubble gum pop success and is interested in exposing who she really is, though her team is convinced that will damage her commercial success. And Scarlett is counting pennies to keep her head above water — until Gunnar makes her an offer she can’t refuse.
The Soup | 10pm on E!
A weekly recap of various pop culture and television show moments of the week. The show is hosted by Joel McHale (COMMUNITY), who provides sarcastic and biting commentary on the hottest celeb news events and goofiest reality clips.
- Hot in Cleveland | 10pm on TV Land
- Necessary Roughness | 10pm on USA Network
- Happily Divorced | 10:30pm on TV Land
What will you be watching?