What to Watch: Wednesday
Tonight we welcome to Wednesday nights a new comedy about the Modern Family. Watch as Mitchell tries to tell his family not only about his partner Cameron but also about their newly adopted daughter. You gotta love family!
Wednesday, September 23
8:00 pm Mercy, NBC (1 hr) SERIES PERMIERE
Meet the nurses this Jersey City hospital in this series premiere. Among them are a skilled nurse back from Iraq whose personal life is falling apart, and a young rookie looking to gain her chops in this gritty city. Plus out actor Gulliermo Diaz joins the cast as gay nurse Angel Garcia.
8:00 pm The New Adventures of Old Christine, CBS (30 min) SEASON PREMIERE
Never a dull moment for Christine, she finds herself flying to the Bahamas with Matthew to smuggle deported Barb (Wanda Sykes) back to the U.S. in this season five opener.
8:00 pm America’s Next Top Model, The CW (1 hr) NEW
Before the girl’s first runway show for designer Kevin Hall, they must receive tips from the fabulous Miss J. is eliminated at panel. Only 12 girls remain, who will become America’s. Next. Top. Model?
8:00 pm So You Think You Can Dance, FOX (1 hr) NEW
For the first time ever, Fox’s popular dance competition is airing a fall installment. The fabulous Cat Deely and company are holding the third round of auditions. Who will be the first dancers to make it to the Vegas round? Watch and find out!
9:00 pm Modern Family, ABC (30 min) SERIES PREMIERE
In the series premiere we meet the Pritchett clan, which includes Father Jay and his new young family; daughter Claire and her larger clan; and son Mitchell, who spends the episode searching for a way to tell his family about his partner Cameron, and the daughter they adopted together from Vietnam.
9:00 pm Glee, FOX (1 hr) NEW
Never able to really stray far from glee club, newly out Kurt tries out for the football team while taking a page from the glee playbook with him. Rachel has a hissy fit when Will gives Tina a plum part in the show and Sue schemes new ways to boost her program at glee’s expense.
9:00 pm The Beautiful Life, The CW (1 hr) NEW
Modeling is a dog eat dog world and poor naive Chris can’t handle it. While planning to quit model he gets a call from Claudia that changes his mind. The girls are crazy as Marissa goes after Sonja for stealing a Versace campaign and secrets about Raina’s past are revealed, due to her brother being in town.
10:00 pm Top Chef, Bravo (1 hr) NEW
We’ve got magic to do just for you, as the chefs must create a dish for illusionists Penn and Teller. Plus chef Michelle Bernstein guest judges.