Wednesday’s Talk Shows

The Early Show Mel Brooks; chef Eric Ripert. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Kevin Michael Connolly; Colbie Caillat; the Stunners. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America Ali Wentworth (“It’s Complicated”). (N) 7 a.m. KABC


Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Regis and Kelly Repeat segments. 9 a.m. KABC

The View Maggie Gyllenhaal; Mary J. Blige performs. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Doctors The health, maintenance and well-being of the breast; Crystal Hunt (“One Life to Live”). 11 a.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show Water contamination. 11 a.m. KTTV

Rachael Ray Rita Wilson. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

The Martha Stewart Show Chef Mario Batali. 2 p.m. KNBC

The Bonnie Hunt Show Michael Strahan (“Brothers”); Brody Jenner. 3 p.m. KNBC


The Tyra Show This season’s highlights. 3 p.m. KTLA

Oprah Winfrey Duets: Tim McGraw and Alicia Keys; Andrea Bocelli and Mary J. Blige; Sugarland and Jennifer Hudson. 3 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil A 48-year-old woman wants her family to accept her fiancé; Shea Johnson (“Southern Belles: Louisville”) discusses her broken engagement. 4 p.m. KCBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Carrie Underwood performs; Kellan Lutz (“The Twilight Saga: New Moon”). 4 p.m. KNBC


The Tyra Show A study finds some people are genetically predisposed to cheating; chef Blythe Beck. 4 p.m. KTLA

The Dr. Oz Show Symptoms of ovarian cancer. 5 p.m. KTTV

Larry King Live Holiday music show. 6 and 9 p.m. CNN

Dr. Phil How texting and social networking sites are changing how society communicates. (N) 7 p.m. KCAL


Tavis Smiley Harry Connick Jr. 7 and 11 p.m. KCET

The Jay Leno Show Dan Finnerty and the Dan Band present Christmas cards. (N) 10 p.m. KNBC

Lopez Tonight 11 p.m. TBS

Charlie Rose Author Ken Auletta (“Googled: The End of the World as We Know It”); Michael Bennett and Andy Plummer (“The Stack and Tilt Swing”). (N) 11:30 p.m. KCET


Late Show With David Letterman Alec Baldwin; Jay Thomas; Darlene Love performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien Elijah Wood; Derek Fisher; Dwayne Perkins. (N) 11:35 p.m. KNBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman; Jackie, Jermaine, Tito and Marlon Jackson; Passion Pit performs. 12:06 a.m. KABC

The Late Late Show Paris Hilton; chef Jose Andres. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS


Late Night Joy Behar; Jonny Lee Miller; the Muppets. (N) 12:37 a.m. KNBC

Last Call Julie Benz; skier Ted Ligety; Aron Kader. 1:36 a.m. KNBC