What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘Lip Sync Battle’ Premiere, ‘Real World’ Premiere on Wednesday

Lip Sync Battle is back for season three along with the premiere of Real World Seattle: Bad Blood! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Wednesday 10/12/2016:

8:00 PM ET

Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X (“Who’s the Sucker at the Table?”) – Things get physical during the first reward challenge; two castaways are out for revenge after being betrayed by an ally. (CBS)

Arrow (“The Recruits”) – The Green Arrow’s training methods prove to be too much for some of the new recruits to handle; flashbacks reveal Oliver’s initiation into the Bratva. (The CW)

Total Bellas (“Quickie Fix”) – A problem in the bedroom causes Brie and Bryan to take out their frustrations on each other; a bored Nicole comes up with an idea to help them out of their dry spell. (E!)

Lethal Weapon (“There Goes the Neighborhood”) – A string of burglaries occur in Murtaugh’s neighborhood, with one ending in a death; Roger Junior reunites with an old friend who may be involved in illegal activities. (FOX)

Blindspot (“Condone Untidiest Thefts”) – Weller and the team joins forces with U.S. Marshal Allie Knight to stop a mob leader after a politician is almost killed during a rally. (NBC)

The Goldbergs (“Crazy Calls”) – Murray and Pop-Pop have a message war after getting their first-ever answering machines; Beverly worries about Adam’s social standing when he starts spending his lunch time with some geeks in the computer room. (ABC)

Regular Show (“Space Escape”) – The guys must escape a bad guy. (Cartoon Network)

8:30 PM ET

Speechless (“I-N-S–INSPIRATIONS”) – J.J. and Kenneth push their luck after receiving free food and baseball game admissions from strangers; Maya takes Dylan and Ray for a game of paintball. (ABC)

What's On TV Tonight? - 'Lip Sync Battle' Premiere, 'Real World' Premiere on Wednesday

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9:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: Lip Sync Battle [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Sir Ben Kingsley vs. John Cho”) – Actors Ben Kingsley and John Cho compete. (Spike)

Modern Family (“Weathering Heights”) – Phil is excited when he’s invited to appear in a real estate segment for the local news; Phil meets his weatherman hero, Rainer Shine; Jay tries to improve Manny’s video interview for a college application. (ABC)

Criminal Minds (“Taboo”) – As the BAU welcomes back Emily Prentiss, they’re called upon to investigate the disappearance of three women. (CBS)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (“Heightened Emotions”) – A sexually assaulted athlete’s secret double life could destroy her Olympic career and ruin the case against her attacker; Rollins’ sister is released from prison on parole. (NBC)

Empire (“Cupid Kills”) – Lucious starts seeing Angelo as a threat; Jamal takes his first big step towards recovery and faces Freda Gatz; Anika’s return causes turmoil; Hakeem starts to have feelings for Nessa. (FOX)

Frequency (“Signal and Noise”) – Raimy tells Frank, over the ham radio, that her mom will be murdered unless he can find a way to warn her; Frank gets bad news about Stan Moreno; Raimy follows a lead in the Nightingale case, while Frank and Satch follow the same lead in 1996. (The CW)

Car Matchmaker (“Rocket Scientist Tuners”) – Spike offers suggestions to a rocket engineer looking for a tuner-friendly vehicle that can also serve as a daily driver. (ESQUIRE)

9:30 PM ET

Blackish (“Who’s Afraid of the Big Black Man?”) – In an effort to be more open-minded about being a part of his community, Dre joins the Homeowners’ Association; Bow gets advice from Pops on how to make the kids want to spend time with her. (ABC)

10:00 PM ET

American Horror Story: Roanoke (“Chapter 5”) – An all-new episode of the popular horror series. (FX)

Real World Seattle: Bad Blood [SEASON PREMIERE] (“A Bloody Good Start”) – Seven strangers move into their Seattle home, but are unaware that seven more people will be joining them; Mike’s attraction to Jordan takes a turn; Robbie and Tyara get into trouble. (MTV)

Designated Survivor (“The Enemy”) – After learning who was behind the attack, Kirkman faces the prospect of war and growing domestic problems; Kirkman assigns Emily to keep an eye on the situation at home; Alex seeks help from Hookstraten. (ABC)

Code Black (“Corporeal Form”) – Willis, Mario and Heather perform a radical operation on a maintenance worker stuck under a boiler that exploded; Angus’ father tries to seize power of attorney over Mike, who remains in a coma. (CBS)

Chicago P.D. (“Big Friends Big Enemies”) – Lindsay and Ruzek respond when a car crashes through a crowd of concert goers and a gunman opens fire; Burgess sees Atwater’s brother somewhere he shouldn’t be. (NBC)

South Park (“Wieners Out”) – The boys of South Park work together to stand up for their rights. (Comedy Central)

You’re the Worst (“The Only Thing That Helps”) – Paul can’t seem to give Lindsay what she needs; Edgar takes a stand against the VA; Jimmy and Gretchen hold a non-traditional funeral. (FXX)

Documentary Now! (“Final Transmission”) – A new wave band from the late 1970s and early 1980s play their final concert. (IFC)

Younger (“Last Days of Books”) – Liza rallies the Empirical team to save her hometown bookstore from closing; Kelsey rejoins the dating world. (TV Land)

10:30 PM ET

Legends of Chamberlain Heights (“Inspired by Isis”) – Uncle Joey signs Milk up for an exchange program and the Legends look for a substitute; the new exchange student inspires the female student body to copy her style. (Comedy Central)

Impastor (“Buddy’s Prayer”) – An ex-con threatens to burn down the church; Dora’s relationship with Detective Lovello proves dangerous; Russell helps Schmidt set up his new bachelor pad. (TV Land)

11:00 PM ET

Real World Seattle: Bad Blood (“Game Enough?”) – The friendships are tested when a game night turns hostile; a new romance complicates Theo and Tyara’s friendship; Katrina’s sister opens an old wound. (MTV)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

11:30 PM ET

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Russell Peters; Erinn Hayes; Yassir Lester. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is joined by Journalist Bryan Christy. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Watch What Happens: Live welcomes Actress Minnie Driver; actor Ben McKenzie. (11:00 PM, Bravo)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features Actor Bryan Cranston; actress Dakota Fanning; Barry Gibb performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Jimmy Kimmel Live has Actor Matthew Perry; Nas and Erykah Badu perform. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers is joined by Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden; Sturgill Simpson performs; Thaddeus Dixon, Corey Glover and Vernon Reid sit in with the 8G Band; from Washington, D.C. (12:35 AM, NBC)

Last Call With Carson Daly features Actor Tyler Hoechlin; Mothers perform; actor Kyle Kinane. (1:35 AM, NBC)

What, if anything, do you plan on watching on TV tonight? Sound off in the comments!

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