What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘Ripper Street’ Premiere, ‘Catfish’, ‘Casual Vacancy’ on Wednesday

Ripper Street returns from the dead for Season 3! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Wednesday 04/29/2015:

8:00 PM ET

American Idol XIV [LIVE] (“Top 4 Perform”) – The top four finalists are announced and perform two songs; Scott Borchetta mentors; Harry Connick Jr. performs. (FOX)

Survivor: Worlds Apart (“Survivor Russian Roulette”) – A twist takes place during the immunity challenge; a castaway uses his body as a bridge during a challenge; a tribal council turns confrontational. (CBS)

Arrow (“Al Sah-Him”) – Oliver goes through a transformation; Laurel asks Felicity and Diggle to help Nyssa face the League of Assassins. (The CW)

The Middle (“While You Were Sleeping”) – Frankie and Mike’s date night is ruined when both fall asleep; Axl and Brick try to invent the next big thing; Sue is invited to the prom by a handsome store greeter but has to figure out a way to leave work early in order to go. (ABC)

Young & Hungry (“Young & Moving”) – Gabi and Sofia hope to improve their chances of securing a new apartment by introducing Yolanda to their landlord; Josh’s new girlfriend harbors a secret. (ABC Family)

The Casual Vacancy [MOVIE PREMIERE] (“Episode: Part 1”) – A sudden death creates chaos in the town of Pagford over a pivotal empty seat on the parish council; Howard and Shirley Mollison push their son to run for election; Simon looks to capitalize on a family tragedy; Terri struggles with addiction. (HBO)

8:30 PM ET

The Goldbergs (“Dance Party USA”) – When Adam thinks he can harness some of Pop’s luck, he ends up losing his toys on a gamble; Erica’s dream to dance on a TV show is derailed when Barry gives her pink eye. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

Modern Family (“Integrity”) – Claire won’t let Phil buy a video game console; Jay and Gloria get into a disagreement over the types of toys Joe plays with; Haley wants to stand up for herself at work; Claire attempts to bribe the school principal. (ABC)

Criminal Minds (“Protection”) – The BAU tracks a vigilante in Los Angeles who is shooting people with possible ties to criminal activity. (CBS)

Supernatural (“Angel Heart”) – Castiel asks Sam and Dean to help Claire find her mother, but when they learn what took the woman, they suspect a happy ending is impossible. (The CW)

Chicago PD (“The Number of Rats”) – After arriving in Chicago to assist Voight and the team with a rape/murder case that has distinct similarities to a decade-old case from New York, Sgt. Benson asks Fin and Amaro to help; the prime suspect asks for a meeting with Lindsay. (NBC)

The Casual Vacancy (“Part 2”) – The town comes together to mourn at Barry’s funeral; candidates for Barry’s council seat find their secrets revealed; Miles worries about his wife’s behavior; Howard is plagued by visions of his own mortality. (HBO)

Little Women: LA: Terra’s Little Family (“It Takes a Family”) – Terra worries about having to take Penny to see a neurologist; Joe hopes his visiting cousin will lend a hand; when Joe and his cousin spend the afternoon at a bar, Terra realizes that she may need professional help. (Lifetime)

9:30 PM ET

Storage Wars (“Bozek Is My Spirit Animal”) – There are roses for some and thorns for others as the buyers face off in Lake Elsinore, Calif.; Dave arrives with unanticipated optimism, but that doesn’t stop him from stirring up trouble; Ivy has to pound unfamiliar pavement. (A&E)

Blackish (“The Peer-ent Trap”) – When Zoey starts acting out and pushes boundaries, Dre and Bow disagree on how to handle her bad behavior. (ABC)

Little Women: LA: Terra’s Little Family (“Work It!”) – Terra and Joe make a pact to get fit; Joe reflects on his past surgeries and hopes Penny’s impending genetics test results will not reveal a similar fate. (Lifetime)

Walk of Shame Shuttle – Day jobs; “daddy” issues; a man is too close to his mother; hitting on women; the Trainwreck of the Week crosses a line. (VH1)

Mystery Diners [SEASON FINALE] (“Dusting for Prints”) – After noticing over $4,000 missing from her office safe, Keeli, owner of Fuzion in Huntington Beach, Calif., suspects that one of her managers is responsible. (Food Network)

What's On TV Tonight - 'Ripper Street' Premiere, 'Catfish', 'Casual Vacancy' on Wednesday

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10:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: Ripper Street [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Whitechapel Terminus”) – A locomotive disaster sets Reid and Long Susan on a collision course. (BBC America)

Nashville (“Time Changes Things”) – Rayna tries to help Deacon; Jade (Christina Aguilera) throws a party at her house that turns into an all-night bash; Juliette wants to reinvigorate her career with an impromptu rooftop concert; Gunnar receives news that changes everything. (ABC)

CSI: Cyber (“L0M1S”) – The cyber team investigates when nine planes from the same airport undergo a coordinated Wi-Fi attack. (CBS)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (“Daydream Believer”) – Voight and members of the Chicago PD travel to New York to help SVU pursue Yates, their prime suspect in a rape/murder case. (NBC)

Catfish: The TV Show (“Blaire & Markie”) – Even though a young woman faced heartache from an instagram lover, and moved on, she is still eager to meet. (MTV)

Shipping Wars [SEASON FINALE] (“Munsters … the Final Frontier”) – Marc is forced to call Jenn when he needs help moving a monster-sized load from the television show “The Munsters”; Todd and Tamera transport a lunar lander. (A&E)

Million Dollar Listing New York (“Three Brokers and a Baby”) – While trying to sell a $35 million listing in the Time Warner Center, Fredrik hits a wall when he targets Chinese buyers; Ryan is the proud recipient of a very special delivery; old friends come knocking with a new listing in Harlem. (Bravo)

Restaurant: Impossible (“Going Down With the Ship”) – Bad business decisions are hastening the demise of Gigi’s Music Cafe in Sunshine, Fla. (Food Network)

Little Women: NY (“Cabin Fever”) – The group travels to the Catskill Mountains on a ski trip; Lila struggles with her sobriety; Jazmin and Dawn have an explosive argument. (Lifetime)

The Prancing Elites Project (“Prance to the Beat”) – An all-new episode of the reality series. (Oxygen)

Hot in Cleveland (“Kitchen Nightmare”) – Melanie deals with a temperamental chef; Victoria tries to impress a restaurant critic; Joy meets the mother of the baby he hopes to adopt; Elka goes on a date. (TV Land)

10:30 PM ET

Big Time in Hollywood, FL (“Separate but Equal”) – Ben returns home and tries to get his life together; Jack continues working on his films; Del pursues a love interest; Malloy and Zdorkin work together. (Comedy Central)

Freak Out (“Nitrogen Freaks Me Out!”) – A new employee at an art studio breaks an expensive work; a gas leak poisons people in an office waiting area; a frazzled man strikes back against construction workers. (ABC Family)

The Soul Man (“Be My Ballentine”) – When Nikki wears out her welcome, Boyce and Lolli decide to play matchmaker; Stamps struggles with online dating. (TV Land)

11:00 PM ET

Watch What Happens: Live – Personal trainer Bob Harper; former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass). (Bravo)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

Food Fortunes (“Appetite for Affluence”) – A cake company that has the investors buzzing; a health bar for a charming life; an Americanized Indian eatery; the golden egg of kitchen devices. (Food Network)

Tallest Virgin in the World [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Virgin Quest”) – Alicia travels to Washington, D.C., checks out a boutique for tall women and finds herself learning things along the way. (Lifetime)

Joking Off – Charlamagne Tha God; Lil Duval; “OK Stupid”; “What the Gif?”; “Game Changers”; “Call You Out.” (MTV 2)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Tia Mowry”) – Tia Mowry (“Tia Mowry at Home”); the latest hot topics; a viewer plays for cash in Wendy’s Spring Cha-Ching sweepstakes. (BET)

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Eugene Mirman; Max Silvestri; Emily Heller. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Jon Stewart is joined by Author Judith Miller. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan welcomes Actor Matthew Perry; actress Rose McIver; singer Shawn Mendes. (11:00 PM, TBS)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore features a panel of guests with unique views on pop culture and current events. (11:30 PM, Comedy Central)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has Actress Kristen Wiig; actor Thomas Middleditch; Josh Groban performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Late Show With David Letterman is joined by Animal expert Jack Hanna; John Fogerty performs; John Popper sits in with Paul Shaffer & The CBS Orchestra. (11:35 PM, CBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live welcomes Actor Billy Crystal; animal handler Dave Salmoni; Modest Mouse performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers features Comic Chelsea Handler; actor John Slattery; Shakey Graves performs. (12:35 AM, NBC)

The Late Late Show With James Corden has Actor Russell Crowe; actress Kathryn Hahn; actor Eddie Izzard; Kodaline performs. (12:35 AM, CBS)

Last Call With Carson Daly is joined by Actress Jamie Chung; J Mascis performs; comic Chris Garcia. (1:35 AM, NBC)

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