Country music gets a starring role this week in prime time. The CMA Awards will sprawl over three hours Wednesday on
But you'll see tie-ins on other programs.
ABC is preempting
Other highlights this week:
Bethany Mota & Derek Hough as Lucy & Ricky Ricardo;
Lea Thompson & Artem Chigvintsev as Bonnie & Clyde;
Michael Waltrip & Emma Slater as Jane & Tarzan;
Sadie Robertson &
Tommy Chong & Peta Murgatroyd as Johnny & June Cash.
The celebrity who receives the highest judges' marks wins immunity from elimination. The other couples will compete in a dance-off for extra points before another celebrity is ejected.
Tuesday is Election Night, and ABC, CBS and NBC plan specials at 10 p.m. But first, "MasterChef Junior" rejoins the Fox schedule at 8 p.m. Tuesday. ABC will offer back-to-back episodes of "Selfie" at 8 p.m. because "Manhattan Love Story" has been canceled. Then ABC presents "Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop!" at 9 p.m. Emily VanCamp of
The other networks won't be taking off Wednesday night against the CMA Awards. On The CW's "Arrow," Charlotte Ross (“NYPD Blue”) guests as Felicity's mother at 8 p.m. Over on Fox, Orlando's Mandy Moore guest stars on "Red Band Society" at 9 p.m.