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What to Watch on Tuesday: Finales, premieres, and Ludo Bites Raleigh

Pretty Little Liars (8pm, ABC Family) - Aria feels torn about how to view Jason when Spencer and Emily paint him in a negative light. Also, mounting pressure from "A" drives Emily close to the edge.

MasterChef (8pm, Fox) - The winner is announced after a grueling final challenge in the two-hour season finale. (Please don't be Christian. Please don't be Christian. Please don't be Christian.)

Memphis Beat (9pm, TNT) - In the Season 2 finale, a family feud reaches a fever pitch, resulting in the shooting of a girl. Meanwhile, Dwight's peers discover he has a new girlfriend. Dwight (Jason Lee, left) tries to separate his personal life from his professional life, but that proves difficult.

Ludo Bites America (9pm, Sundance) - Chef Lubo Lefebvre brings his "pop-up restaurant" to Raleigh, where he and business partner/wife Krissy create their own version of North Carolina barbecue at The Pit.

Downsized (9pm, WeTV) - In the Season 2 premiere, Todd wants to buy a house, but Laura is hesitant to make the leap and Rex faces an unexpected outcome from his new job.

HawthoRNe (10pm, TNT) - In the Season 3 finale, Christina returns to the hospital and Tom must perform surgery on a friend. Elsewhere, Kelly experiences a game-changing moment and Bobbie and Steve contemplate an all-important change. Chi McBride and Kimberly Elise guest star.

Katie: My Beautiful Friends (10pm, OWN) - The series premiere of reality show featuring British model Katie Piper, who was disfigured in a 2008 acid attack. For the show, Piper sets up a mentoring system to help others facing physical challenges.

Family Restaurant (10pm, WeTV) - Season 3 opens with a new family, the Quons, who run a Chinese restaurant in Edmonton. The oldest son in the family wants to bring the 60-year-old eatery into the 21st Century, whether his parents like it or not. Read our tasty review.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Frontline's 'Pot Republic'

History Detectives (8pm, UNC-TV) - A cane with Japanese characters carved into it that may shed light on a family's past in a WWII relocation camp.

Frontline: The Pot Republic (9pm, UNC-TV) - A report examining the marijuana business in California, where medical marijuana is legal and some counties are attempting to regulate pot production. Included: the black market that is said to have bloomed beneath the "medicinal" banner, and the federal government's response.

Flipping Out (9pm, Bravo) - Jeff and the gang go to Vegas to throw Sarah a bachelorette party. Then Zoila enters the hospital for her face-lift, which is her birthday gift from Jeff.

101 Ways to Leave a Game Show (9pm, ABC) - In the Season 1 finale, eliminated contestants get wet and run the risk of facing sharks. Among the ways of getting ditched: being fired from a WWII canon, being dropped into the ocean with an anchor attached, and being launched into the ocean in a cart filled with fish.

Covert Affairs (10pm, USA) - Annie and Joan pose as a news team to help extract a CIA operative from a hostage crisis in Mexico.

HawthoRNe (10pm, TNT) - Camille and Miles (Derek Luke) mull over their future, and Bobbie makes a mistake and may pay a steep price for it. Chi McBride guest stars.

Deadliest Catch: Behind the Scenes (10pm, Discovery) - A behind-the-scenes look at the seventh season of the crab-fishing reality series. Included: a rookie skipper's spat with a veteran producer and a seasoned captain's clash with a greenhorn cameraman.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Cedric and the runaway bunny

Pretty Little Liars (8pm, ABC Family) - Alison's mom comes back to town and asks the girls to take part in a charity fashion show, which Mona helps run when Spencer gets too busy. Meanwhile, Aria works on stirring Jason's memory.

It's Worth What? (8pm, NBC) - Contestants are quizzed on the cost of various items and collectibles in a new game show hosted by Cedric the Entertainer.

History Detectives (8pm, UNC-TV) - Featured tonight is a letter that may be from Clara Barton in which she expresses concern about a soldier.

White Collar (9pm, USA) - Jones' classmate from the Naval Academy goes missing, so Jones joins Peter and Neal to investigate an international private security team, which could be linked to the disappearance.

Hef's Runaway Bride (10pm, Lifetime) - This special was supposed to be about Playboy magazine's Hugh Hefner's marriage to Crystal Harris, but instead, it's the story of the runaway bunny dumping Hef. This is an all-access special. Don't feel too sorry for Hef, though. He's still enjoying his blonde phase and I'm sure he's doing fine. Lucky Adrienne got to review it. 

True Grime (10pm, Investigation Discovery) - In the opener of this new reality series about crime scene clean-up, a grisly road-rage murder is examined.

HawthoRNe (10pm, TNT) - Christina and Nick team up to plan a birthday bash for Mama Renata (Miriam Colon). Meanwhile, Camille learns a seismic life lesson when she encounters Miles' wife.

What to Watch on Tuesday: 'White Collar' mobs up

Frontline: The Child Cases (9pm, UNC-TV) - An investigation into the reliability of medical expertise in child-death criminal cases. Also, a Camden, N.J., physician who practices "hotspotting," which focuses on the hardest-to-treat patients in order to improve their health and reduce costs.

White Collar (9pm, USA) - A Detroit gangster with ties to Mozzie comes to Manhattan, risking a mob war. Peter and Neal take steps to prevent violence by helping Mozzie pull off an old scam designed to take down the mobster.

The Nine Lives of Chloe King (9pm, ABC Family) - Chloe meets Valentina, the leader of the San Francisco Mai, who suggests she go into hiding to remain safe. Valentina also assigns Jasmine to keep a watch on Chloe, whole Chloe asks Alex to guard her mom after the Rogue call her mother's cell phone.

The Voice (9pm, NBC) - The four remaining vocalists perform in the final round. Also, the judges sing the Rolling Stones classic, "You Can't Always Get What You Want." Brad Paisley, Pitbull and Ne-Yo also appear.

101 Ways to Leave a Game Show (9pm, ABC) - Losers face being towed across a lake by a powerboat, crushed beneath a monster truck, sunk by cannon fire, or yanked into the air by a helicopter.

HawthoRNe (10pm, TNT) - Renata's mother falls ill, so he turns to Christina for help. Elsewhere, a pesky sleuth (Bill Engvall) arrives at James River to investigate recent events.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Big premiere night on cable

Pretty Little Liars (8pm, ABC Family) - Season two opens with the girls facing fallout from what happened with Ian at the church, and their parents have them talk with a therapist (Annabeth Gish).

The Nine Lives of Chloe King (9pm, ABC Family) - In the series premiere of this new drama, Chloe King (Skyler Samuels, left) turns 16 and dies, but her death is not permanent. She soon learns that she has newly acquired special powers because she's a descendant of an ancient race of protectors who are pursued by human assassins.

Memphis Beat (9pm, TNT) - In the Season 2 opener, the squad delves into the death of a valued police officer, yet evidence suggests the victim may have been involved in shady dealings.

The Voice (9pm, NBC) - The quarterfinal performance round continues. Hopefully, the judges will not attempt any more Queen tributes.

Raising Hope (9pm, Fox) - This is a repeat, but it's the repeat with Amy Sedaris as Virginia's cousin.

Hawthorne (10pm, TNT) - Season 3 takes place on Christina and Tom's wedding day, but the big event is marked by a bizarre turn of events. Meanwhile, Det. Nick Renata (Marc Anthony) arrives to investigate and attack at the hospital. Derek Luke guest stars.

Jon Benjamin Has a Van (10:30pm, Comedy Central) - In this new show, actor-comedian Jon Benjamin (who voices the title characters on FX's 'Archer' and Fox's 'Bob's Burgers') travels around the country spoofing TV journalism with mockumentary-style human interest stories. In the opener, Jon pulls a prank that jeopardizes his producer's chances of being allowed back into the U.S. Also, a story about a drug lord ends unexpectedly. This show's normal time slot will be Wednesday nights at 10:30, so another episode will air tomorrow night. The episodes I watched didn't work for me at all.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Season finales for "Hawthorne," "Memphis Beat"

30 for 30: Jordan Rides the Bus (8pm, ESPN) - An ESPN documentary about baseketball superstar Michael Jordan's flirtation with a professional baseball career. Read more in this review.

America's Got Talent (9pm, NBC) - The 12 semi-finalists perform, hoping for a spot in the top 10. The Carrboro dancer should be on tonight.

Shaq Vs. (9pm, ABC) - Shaq challenges hot dog-eating champ Joey Chestnut to a competitive eating contest.

Hawthorne (9pm, TNT) - In the season 2 finale, a construction accident causes an explosion, creating chaos at the hospital.

Memphis Beat (10pm, TNT) - Season 1 ends with Dwight (Jason Lee, right) investigating the shady past of a man with amnesia, and suspects the man may have ties to a cold case involving the murder of a little girl. Also, Lt. Rice faces financial difficulties after her husband steals a large sum of cash.

Rachel Zoe Project (10pm, Bravo) - Rachel styles Cameron Diaz and Demi Moore for the Oscars, and Brad stresses out during his first Fashion Week without Taylor.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Marc Anthony plays a cop on "HawthoRNe"

Hell's Kitchen (8pm, Fox) - In the season finale, the two finalists get help in the kitchen preparing their final dinner service, and then Chef Ramsay chooses a winner.

Pretty Little Liars (8pm, ABC Family) - The girls go on an upscale camping trip for a classmate's birthday party, and a text suggests that "A" may be there as well.

HawthoRNe (9pm, TNT) - Marc Anthony (left) stars as a dectective who helps Christina (Jada Pinkett Smith) locate Isabel, who goes on the lam after kidnapping her son from foster care. Sara Gilbert also guest stars.

Flipping Out (9pm, Bravo) - The fourth season opens tonight with Ryan gone (yay!) and a dog peeing on Jeff's assistant's head (yay! yay!). Here's more on my favorite reality show.

America's Got Talent (9pm, NBC) - Twelve acts from YouTube perform in Hollywood.

MasterChef (9pm, Fox) - Half of the 30 contestants are eliminated tonight in challenges that test basic kitchen techniques like cutting onions and cooking eggs. Remember, we're rooting for NC native Darryl Pierce.

Hair Battle Spectacular (10pm, Oxygen) - It's pretty much exactly what it sounds like. Think "Cupcake Wars" (9pm, Food) but with hair. Read more.

What to Watch on Tuesday: Kathy Griffin ups the ante on public displays

HawthoRNe (9pm, TNT) - Tom recuperates from his car accident injuries but still faces surgery, and a sick child makes a wish to meet a famous athlete. Former NBA star John Salley makes an appearance.

Make It or Break It (9pm, ABC Family) - The gym presents its coveted Rocky Awards and Lauren wants to win Miss Congeniality so badly she stoops to dirty tactics.

Deadliest Catch (9pm, Discovery) - Josh tells the other crews about the passing of his dad, Captain Phil Harris. There's a separate tribute to Capt. Phil at 10pm.

Covert Affairs (10pm, USA) - Annie's new girl status has her stuck doing the undesirable jobs in the office, until she gets a tip about an active IRA cell in the U.S. that will go to great lengths to remain hidden.

Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (10pm, Bravo) - Last week Kathy went to Washington to speak out for gays in the military by calling Rep. Jim Clyburn "a big queen" (she was joking; he's not). Tonight, in an effort to raise awareness of women's health issues, Kathy gets a public pap smear. Joy Behar is featured (hopefully in a separate segment).

Louie (11pm, FX) - Louis C.K. goes on the road, playing club dates in the South. Here we go.

"Hawthorne" hasn't lost its superiority complex

The most perfect nurse in the world is back.

"Hawthorne" (TNT, 9 tonight) returns, with nurse Christina Hawthorne's (Jada Pinkett Smith) halo and crusading superiority (masking as passionate patient care) still intact.

Her hospital gets closed down, and her team is sent to work at the last hospital in town, a failing, disorganized place.

Hawthorne is about to take a private job, but then a patient with a gun shot wounds brings her through the new hospital's door.

One look at the raggedy way it operates and our Christina knows exactly what that hospital needs: Her!

What to Watch on Tuesday: "Two Escobars" examines soccer and violence

30 for 30: The Two Escobars (9pm, ESPN) - A two-hour documentary from Jeff and Michael Zimbalis examining the influence of drugs in the world of Colombian soccer. Zimbalis shows the surprising connections between the deaths of soccer star Andres Escobar, who was murdered because of a mistake on the field that cost Colombia a shot at the World Cup, and drug baron Pablo Escobar.

HawthoRNe (9pm, TNT) - The second season premieres with Richmond Trinity out of business and several staffers working at a decaying hospital in a bad neighborhood.

Deadliest Catch (9pm, Discovery) - Tonight marks the first of four episodes chronicling in detail the real life death of Captain Phil Harris (right), one of the show's stars who died in February of this year. Harris had a stroke on his ship, the Cornelia Marie, and died two weeks later.

Downfall (9pm, ABC) - Right after "Wipeout" ABC premieres a new game show in which contestants atop at ten-story building answer trivia questions to keep a conveyor belt from dumping prizes over the side of the building. This sounds stupid, so it'll probably be a huge hit.

Memphis Beat (10pm, TNT) - A new crime drama starring Jason Lee as an offbeat Memphis detective whose style irritates his boss (Alfre Woodard). In the opening episode Det. Dwight he investigates the abuse of an elderly female disc jockey. Should you watch? Check out Adrienne's review.

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