What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16

Thursday, April 19

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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American Idol, 8-9 p.m. on FOX: One finalist gets the boot. Who will it be?

, 9-10 p.m. on FOX:
Jake’s (David Mazouz) visit with Teller (Danny Glover) at the board-and-care facility may lead to trouble, and Martin (Kiefer Sutherland) and Clea (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) learn something surprising about Clea’s mentally challenged mother in “Lost and Found.””

The Real Housewives of Atlanta, 9-10 p.m. on Bravo:
The drama continues to heat up in part two of the Season 4 reunion.

The Vampire Diaries
, 8-9 p.m. on The CW:
In the all-new “Heart of Darkness,” Elena (Nina Dobrev) and Damon (Ian Somerhalder) set off together to make sure Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen) is safe in Denver, and Stefan (Paul Wesley) and Klaus (Joseph Morgan) both go to brutal extremes on their search for the missing weapon. [WATCH THE PREVIEWS]

The Secret Circle, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
On a quest to protect themselves from the witch hunters, Jake (Chris Zylka), Cassie (Britt Robertson), and Faye (Phoebe Tonkin) are confronted with disturbing theories about the events of 16 years ago. Meanwhile, Charles (Gale Harold) and Jane (guest star Ashley Crow) plot their move against Blackwell (guest star Joe Lando) in “Crystal.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Missing, 8-9 p.m. on ABC:
In the all-new “A Busy Solitude,” Becca (Ashley Judd) tries a dangerous new tactic to get Michael (Nick Eversman) back.

Grey’s Anatomy, 9-10 p.m. on ABC:
The doctors work on a Jane Doe, who turns out to be the subject of a case that gained national interest; Cristina (Sandra Oh) proves to be the highest in demand as the residents begin their interviews for post-residency positions at prospective hospitals; and Richard (James Pickens Jr.) is faced with an unsettling realization when he visits Adele at Rose Ridge — all in “The Girl With No Name.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Scandal, 10-11 p.m. on ABC:
The team reluctantly decides to help a millionaire's son accused of rape, and Olivia (Kerry Washington) insists on taking Amanda Tanner (Liza Weil) as a client, but is unable to put her own past with the President behind her when Amanda's first request is a meeting with the man himself in “Hell Hath No Fury.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Community, 8-8:30 p.m. on NBC:
When the biology final exam is postponed, in “Virtual Systems Analysis,” Jeff (Joel McHale) encourages everyone to join him for a three-hour lunch, but Annie (Alison Brie) convinces Abed (Danny Pudi) to let her spend some time with him in the dreamatorium instead.

30 Rock, 8:30-9 p.m. on NBC:
Jack (Alec Baldwin) sets Liz (Tina Fey) up on a blind date to show her what she’s missing in her relationship with Criss (James Marsden). At KableTown, Jack has to scramble when his plan to manufacture couches hits a speed bump. With Tracy’s (Tracy Morgan) help, Jenna (Jane Krakowski) orchestrates a public meltdown to get Paul’s (guest star Forte) attention in “Murphy Brown Lied to Us.”

The Office, 9-9:30 p.m. on NBC:
In “Angry Andy,” Andy (Ed Helms) returns from his romantic quest to find his manhood in jeopardy. As he and Nellie (Catherine Tate) duke it out over the manager’s chair, co-workers share unwelcome advice on how to… perform. Meanwhile, Kelly (Mindy Kaling) is torn between the perfect man (guest star Sendhil Ramamurthty) and not-so-perfect Ryan (BJ Novak).

Parks and Recreation, 9:30-10 p.m. on NBC:
When Leslie (Amy Poehler) finds out that Parks Department budget is about to be cut in “Live Ammo,” she convinces Councilman Pillner (guest star Bradley Whitford) to make the cuts elsewhere, which causes unexpected problems for her campaign. Meanwhile, Chris (Rob Lowe) takes Ron (Nick Offerman) to his favorite meditation center.

Awake, 10-11 p.m. on NBC:
While Detective Britten (Jason Isaacs) and Bird (Steve Harris) work to reunite a couple and ready them for a new life within the witness protection program in “Nightswimming,” Britten realizes he needs to take his own advice and begin preparing for his new life in Oregon with his wife, Hannah (Laura Allen).

The Pauly D Project, 10:30-11 on MTV:
Pauly gets mixed up with a married woman in the Las Vegas club scene, and Biggie tells the guys he wants to propose to Mary Jane in “The Ring Toss.”

Tuesday, April 17

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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Glee, 8-9 p.m. on FOX: New Directions takes it back to the ‘70s with a little disco in “Saturday Night Glee-ver.” Plus, Glee Project finalist Alex Newell makes his debut! [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

New Girl, 9-9:30 p.m. on FOX:
In “Kids,” Jess (Zooey Deschanel) babysits Russell’s (Dermot Mulroney) daughter for the weekend and meets his ex-wife (guest star Jeanne Tripplehorn), and Cece (Hannah Simone) and Schmidt (Max Greenfield) have a little pregnancy scare.

NCIS, 8-9 p.m. on CBS:
After a warehouse fire reveals missing Navy documents, posing a potential threat to national security, the NCIS team joins the Baltimore P.D. investigation, reuniting Tony (Michael Weatherly) with a boy from his past in “Rekindled.”

Dancing With the Stars, 9-10 p.m. on ABC:
One couple gets the boot!

The Voice, 9-10 p.m. on NBC:
The remaining singers face elimination in a live results show.

FINALE! Ringer, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
In the Season 1 finale, “I’m the Good Twin,” Bridget (Sarah Michelle Gellar) realizes she needs to tell Andrew (Ioan Gruffudd) the truth about who she really is before the vow renewal. Meanwhile, Henry (Kristoffer Polaha) decides whether he should tell Bridget the truth about Siobhan.

The Real Housewives of Orange County, 9-10 p.m. on Bravo:
Alexis plans a glamping trip near Santa Barbara for all the girls (minus Gretchen and Tamra) in “Cabin Fever.”

16 and Pregnant, 10-11:30 p.m. on MTV:
This week’s episode focuses Alex, an aspiring dancer with an unreliable boyfriend who considers adoption for her unborn baby. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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Happy Monday, TV lovers! Wetpaint Entertainment is here with a rundown of all the shows you need to watch this week.

Monday, April 16 | Tuesday, April 17 | Wednesday, April 18 | Thursday, April 19 | Friday, April 20 | Sunday, April 22

Monday, April 16

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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Dancing With the Stars, 8-10 p.m. on ABC: In Week 5 of Season 14, the remaining couples bust a move to stay in the competition.

Castle, 10-11 p.m. on ABC:
With tensions rising between Castle (Nathan Fillion) and Beckett (Stana Katic) in “Headhunters,” Castle finds himself a new partner — Detective Ethan Slaughter (guest star Adam Baldwin), a tough and colorful cop from the city's gang unit. But Castle gets more than he bargained for when Slaughter shows him a grittier side of police work that puts Castle in the line of fire like never before. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

How I Met Your Mother, 8-8:30 p.m. on CBS:
Just as Ted (Josh Radnor) starts to settle into his new apartment alone, Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) tries to entice him into going out every single night. Meanwhile, Lily (Alyson Hannigan) has a naughty dream about someone other than Marshall (Jason Segel), and Robin (Cobie Smulders) finally becomes a famous news anchor in “Now We’re Even.”

2 Broke Girls, 8:30-9 p.m. on CBS:
After promising Earl (Garrett Morris) to drop his tax return in the mail, Caroline (Beth Behrs) learns that Max (Kat Dennings) has never filed, and gets sidetracked trying to help her in “And the Messy Purse Smackdown.”

Bones, 8-9 p.m. on FOX:
When a corpse is found at a landfill — dyed blue — in “The Don’t in the Do,” intern Arastoo Vaziri (guest star Pej Vahdat) discovers a method that helps eliminate postmortem damages to the corpse, which leads the team back to a hair salon where the victim worked. Meanwhile Bones (Emily Deschanel) is feeling uncomfortable in her post-baby body, so Booth (David Boreanaz) decides to do something special to boost her self-confidence. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

The Secret Life of the American Teenager, 8-9 p.m. on ABC Family:
Ben (Kenny Baumann) tries to impress Dylan’s parents, and Amy (Shailene Woodley) is worried she may be pregnant — again — in “Suddenly This Summer.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Gossip Girl, 8-9 p.m. on The CW:
To celebrate their official coming out as a couple, Blair (Leighton Meester) and Dan (Penn Badgley) host a glamorous British-themed Salon, including guests Julian Tepper and Jenna Gribbon (founders of The Oracle Club), in “Salon of the Dead.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Hart of Dixie, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
In “Bachelorettes & Bullets,” Zoe (Rachel Bilson) makes a romantic connection with one of her patients, Jesse (guest star Hartley), and Lemon (Jaime King) and George (Scott Porter) go on their separate bachelorette and bachelor party adventures.

The Voice, 8-10 p.m. on NBC:
The remaining singers compete in the live performance quarterfinals.

Smash, 10-11 p.m. on NBC:
Bombshell is turned upside-down by the arrival of movie star Rebecca Duvall (special guest star Uma Thurman) in “The Movie Star.” Karen (Katharine McPhee) and Ivy (Megan Hilty) are drawn into an uneasy alliance against their new rival — but can they overcome their history?

Wednesday, April 18

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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American Idol, 8-10 p.m. on FOX: Season 11’s seven remaining finalists perform.

America’s Next Top Model: British Invasion, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
In Week 7, the models create a PSA with some young girls for an anti-bullying campaign. At a photo shoot, singer Estelle models with the women, who have to pose as art installations during a dinner party. Kelly Cutrone and Nigel Barker join Tyra Banks and guest judge Estelle on the judges’ panel. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Modern Family, 9-9:30 p.m. on ABC:
Claire delicately helps Luke cope with the fact that his friend and their old neighbor, Walt, has passed in “The Last Walt.” Meanwhile, Phil takes Alex for some father-daughter bonding time, Haley throws an unauthorized party, and Jay and Gloria go over to Mitch and Cam's to have dinner with Cam's father, Merle. It’s an awkward evening — to say the least.

Don’t Trust the B---- in Apt. 23, 9:30-10 p.m. on ABC:
Dating is awkward enough, but when you add Chloe (Krysten Ritter) into the mix, it grows tenfold, which June (Dreama Walker) learns the hard way when she begrudgingly allows Chloe to set her up in “Daddy’s Girl...” Meanwhile, James (James Van Der Beek) teaches an acting class but can't seem to escape his Dawson persona.

Revenge, 10-11 p.m. on ABC:
Daniel's (Josh Bowman) imprisonment sends Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) to depths that no one thought possible, and Jack's (Nick Wechsler) search for Amanda grows more desperate as he comes under suspicion for murder in “Doubt.” [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Friday, April 20

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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Nikita, 8-9 p.m. on The CW: In the all-new “Wrath,” Percy (Xander Berkeley) springs Nicholas Brandt (guest star Rick Ravanello), a man Nikita once captured, from jail. Brandt captures and tortures her, forcing Nikita to face a side of herself she thought she had long buried. As if that’s not enough, Percy continues to play mind games with Michael (Shane West), Alex (Lyndsy Fonseca), and Sean (Dillon Casey), pushing one of them to the brink of death.

Supernatural, 9-10 p.m. on The CW:
Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) get a call from Annie Hawkins (guest star Jamie Luner), an old hunter friend, asking for help on a case. When they arrive in town and find out Annie has disappeared, they trace her last whereabouts to an abandoned house haunted by a powerful ghost in “Of Grave Importance.”

Grimm, 9-10 p.m. on NBC:
While investigating a string of murders in “Cat and Mouse,” Nick (David Giuntoli) and Hank (Russell Hornsby) learn that their suspect’s crime wave began overseas. When Nick discovers the suspect (guest star Neil Hopkins) is being harbored by none other than Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) and Rosalee (guest star Bree Turner), he realizes he’s hunting the hunted, a freedom fighter trying desperately to escape the clutches of a creature bounty hunter (guest star Sebastian Roche).

Sunday, April 22

What to Watch on TV Tonight: Wetpaint Entertainment’s Must-See Shows For the Week of April 16
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Once Upon a Time, 8-9 p.m. on ABC: Mr. Gold (Robert Carlyle) attempts to uncover August’s true identity, Emma (Jennifer Morrison) confronts Regina (Lana Parrilla) about her involvement in Kathryn's disappearance, and David (Josh Dallas) tries to apologize and reconcile with Mary Margaret (Ginnifer Goodwin). Meanwhile, in the fairytale land that was, Rumplestiltskin agrees to do whatever it takes to turn back into the loving man he used to be in “The Return.”

The Good Wife, 9-10 p.m. on CBS:
Alicia (Julianna Margulies) defends a judge against misconduct charges stemming from his days as a prosecutor, and Kalinda (Archie Panjabi) deals with the repercussions of Agent Delaney’s (Jill Flint) investigation in “The Penalty Box.”

FINALE! The Real Housewives of Atlanta, 9-10 p.m. on Bravo:
The drama continues on part three of the Season 4 reunion.

PREMIERE! The Real Housewives of New Jersey, 10-11 p.m. on Bravo:
In the Season 4 premiere, Caroline’s friendship with Teresa is tested, Jacqueline’s daughter gets and ultimatum, and accusations fly about Melissa. [WATCH THE PREVIEW]

Game of Thrones, 9-10 p.m. on HBO:
In “Garden of Bones,” Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) steps in when Joffrey (Jack Gleeson) holds Sansa (Sophie Turner) accountable for Robb Stark’s (Richard Madden) recent victory on the battlefield, though the ill-tempered king finds another target for his cruelty. Meanwhile, Arya (Maisie Williams) and Gendry (Joe Dempsie) witness unspeakable acts of torture while imprisoned at Harrenhal.

PREMIERE! Veep, 10-10:30 p.m. on HBO:
In the series premiere of this comedy about the public and private lives of U.S. vice president Selina Meyer and her staff, the office goes into damage control mode to deal with a pair of gaffes that could tarnish Selina’s already suspect reputation.

Girls, 10:30-11 p.m. on HBO:
An appointment at a women’s clinic doesn’t go according to Marnie’s detailed plans in “Vagina Panic,” mostly because Jessa will find any reason not to show up.

The Killing, 9-10 p.m. on AMC:
In “Ghosts of the Past,” Sarah (Mireille Enos) receives a message from the dead that may shed light on the identity of Rosie’s killer, and Richmond (Billy Campbell) has grave doubts about his future in politics.

Mad Men, 10-11 p.m. on AMC:
The Madison Avenue drama continues in “Far Away Places.”

Khloe & Lamar, 10-10:30 p.m. on E!:
Lamar prepares to play the Lakers for the first time since his trade in “Lamar vs. Lakers.”

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