TV This Week, Jan. 18-24: Ricky Jay, 'Jane the Virgin' and more

Illusionist, actor and author Ricky Jay is profiled on a new edition of "American Masters" on KOCE

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SUNDAY

The officers of Washington state's Fish and Wildlife Police are game for anything in the new documentary series "Rugged Justice." 8 p.m. Animal Planet

Russell Crowe looks for a place to park his ark in Darren Aronofsky's effects-laden 2014 take on the biblical tale of "Noah." 8 p.m. Epix

"Shake It Up's" Zendaya plays a teenage spy in the new comedy series "K.C. Undercover." 8:30 p.m. Disney Channel

"Oprah Winfrey Presents: Legends Who Paved the Way" salutes notable figures from the civil rights era. 9 p.m. OWN

A vicar and a detective (James Norton, Robson Green) walk into a crime scene in "Grantchester" in this new series of whodunits on "Masterpiece Mystery!" 10 p.m. KOCE

MONDAY

"The Fosters" and "Chasing Life" return with new episodes. 8 and 9 p.m. ABC Family

See what makes newcomer Gina Rodriguez so Golden Globes worthy on the return of the freshman comedy-drama "Jane the Virgin." 9 p.m. KTLA

"Gossip Girl's" Michelle Trachtenberg guest stars as second First Lady Abigail Adams on a new episode of "Sleepy Hollow." 9 p.m. Fox

Host Jason Silva is back to mess with your mind on "Brain Games." 9 and 9:30 p.m. National Geographic Channel

Raven-Symoné, Diahann Carroll and others talk about life as "Light Girls" in this follow-up doc about skin-tone issues in the African American community. 9 p.m. OWN

"The Kill Team," a 2013 documentary about alleged war crimes committed by U.S. troops in Afghanistan, airs on "Independent Lens." 10 p.m. KOCE

A "Daily Show" correspondent gets Stephen Colbert's old time slot with the debut of "The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore." 11:30 p.m. Comedy Central

TUESDAY

Broadcast and cable channels offer live coverage of President Obama's "State of the Union Address." 6 p.m. CBS, NBC, KTLA, ABC, KCAL, Fox, KCOP, KOCE, CNN, Fox News Channel, MSNBC

"Prison Break's" Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell are reunited when both guest star on "The Flash." 8 p.m. KTLA

"Justified" pulls on its boots and kicks off its sixth and final season. With Timothy Olyphant, Walton Goggins, Nick Searcy and Erica Tazel. 10 p.m. FX

WEDNESDAY

"Arrow" and "The 100" are back with new episodes. 8 and 9 p.m. KTLA

That sinking feeling: "Nova" revisits the 2012 Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster. 9 p.m. KOCE

Hitler's dreaded Schutzstaffel, better known as the SS, is the subject of a new installment of "Nazi Mega Weapons." 10 p.m. KOCE

Eateries from L.A. to NYC vie for the title "Best New Restaurant" in this new reality series hosted by chef Tom Colicchio. 9 p.m. Bravo

THURSDAY

Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock returns for a third season as your "Inside Man." 5 p.m. CNN

"The Vampire Diaries" and "Reign" present their midseason premieres. 8 and 9 p.m. KTLA

The canceled sitcoms "Bad Judge" and "A to Z" air their final episodes. 9 and 9:30 p.m. NBC

"The Office's" Rainn Wilson cops an attitude as a detective named "Backstrom" in this new police procedural. With Dennis Haysbert ("24"). 9 p.m. Fox

When the bad times roll, so do New Orleans emergency responders on the "Nightwatch" in this reality series from "Law & Order's" Dick Wolf. 10 p.m. A&E

The London Times' restaurant reviewer Giles Coren is the "Million Dollar Critic" in this new series. 10 p.m. BBC America

FRIDAY

Detective Stella Gibson (Gillian Anderson) is back on the case in the second season of "The Fall." Anytime, Netflix

The Dancing Dolls will "Bring It!" twice with a recap special followed by the season premiere. 8 and 9 p.m. Lifetime

He's a magic man: Illusionist, actor and raconteur extraordinaire Ricky Jay is profiled on "American Masters." 9 p.m. KOCE

Chris Evans is back in red, white and blue in the 2014 sequel "Captain America: The Winter Soldier." 9 p.m. Starz

The dorky duo of Curtis Armstrong and Robert Carradine seek to crown a new "King of the Nerds" on the return of this reality competition. 9 p.m. TBS

"What Not to Wear's" Stacy London is back to put the kibosh on bad fashion in "Love, Lust or Run." 9 and 9:30 p.m. TLC

Opera's stars of tomorrow share the stage at the Richard Tucker Opera Gala on "Live From Lincoln Center." 10 p.m. KOCE

"Preachers' Daughters" face temptation south of the border in the reality series' third-season premiere. 10 p.m. Lifetime

SATURDAY

Regina Hall, Jill Scott and Eve are three gal pals lookin' to get hitched in the TV movie "With This Ring." 8 p.m. Lifetime

Shiver me timbers, matey, the pirate drama "Black Sails" is back in port for a second season. With Toby Stephens. 9 p.m. Starz

 

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