Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox
James Franco needs some help on "The Mindy Project" on Fox. With Mindy Kaling. (Jordin Althaus / Fox)

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Dads Two college buddies (Giovanni Ribisi and Seth Green) who became rich off an idea for a video game company are surprised by their fathers (Martin Mull and Peter Riegert), both of whom want to move in. Vanessa Lachey also stars in this new comedy. 8 p.m. Fox

Latino Americans Benjamin Bratt narrates this six-hour series chronicling the rich and varied history of Latinos in the U.S. 8 p.m. KOCE

Brooklyn Nine-Nine This new comedy stars Andy Samberg and Andre Braugher as police officers in a Brooklyn precinct where discipline is in short supply. Terry Crews and Melissa Fumero also star. 8:30 p.m. Fox

New Girl The sitcom about the girl (Zooey Deschanel) who moved in with three guys (Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield and Lamorne Morris) opens its third season. Hannah Simone and Merritt Wever also star. 9 p.m. Fox

I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding NeNe Leakes' new series builds to an over-the-top fantasy wedding. 9 p.m. Bravo

19 Kids and Counting The Duggars return for a new season. 9 p.m. TLC

The Mindy Project The sitcom about the obstetrician (Mindy Kaling) whose personal travails belie her professional successes returns for its second season. Chris Messina, Ed Weeks and Ike Barinholtz also star. 9:30 p.m. Fox

Frontline The new episode "Egypt in Crisis" focuses on the rise and fall of the Muslim Brotherhood. 10 p.m. KOCE

The New Atlanta This new unscripted series follows a group of five young professionals. 10 p.m. Bravo

Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel This new episode examines the settlement in the NFL concussion lawsuit. 10 p.m. HBO

Suits Harvey and Scottie (Gabriel Macht, Abigail Spencer) are on opposing sides again, in the season finale. 10 p.m. USA


Iron Man 2 Robert Downey Jr. reprises the part of Tony Stark, who gets plentiful use for his superpowered costume. Jon Favreau directs. Scarlett Johansson, Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle and Samuel L. Jackson also star. 8 p.m. ABC


CBS This Morning Shaun White; author Debora Spar. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Mindy Kaling; Mike Lupica; Mel B.; Jewel. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America Britney Spears; Anika Noni Rose and Tonya Lewis Lee. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Lynn Toler; Amanda Shires; George Hamilton; Giovanni Ribisi; Larry Elder; Bill Handel. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Rachael Ray Steve Harvey. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL

Live With Kelly and Michael Taye Diggs; Mindy Kaling; the new Miss America. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Paula Patton; Alyson Hannigan; teens rescued a kidnapped woman. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Talk Thomas Gibson; Duff Goldman. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Queen Latifah Show Will Smith; Alex Trebek; . (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

The Dr. Oz Show Fast food; Sweet Brown; home remedies. (N) 2 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil The parents of a missing child say his stepmother may know more than she is admitting. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Katie Katie Nicholl discusses Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge; blending families. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Chris Hemsworth; Ciara performs. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

The Doctors Body issues. (N) 5 p.m. KCAL

The Arsenio Hall Show Allison Janney; David Oyelowo; Kendrick Lamar. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Tavis Smiley Mark Leibovich. (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Daily Show Jake Gyllenhaal. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Chelsea Lately John Caparulo; April Richardson; Dov Davidoff. (N) 11 p.m. E!

Conan Diane Kruger; Stephen Rannazzisi; Atlas Genius performs. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Colbert Report Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. (N) 11:31 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show Neil Patrick Harris; Demi Lovato; Five for Fighting. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show Bill Murray. 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Amy Poehler; Stephen Merchant; Bastille. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Orlando Bloom; "The Short Game"; Elvis Costello. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show Queen Latifah; John Lloyd; Laura Mvula performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS