Wednesday’s TV highlights


CNBC Bizography: Boxer-turned-entrepreneur George Foreman is profiled (6, 7, 9 and 10 p.m. CNBC).

The Choir: Choirmaster Gareth Malone tries to recruit some boy singers in this new episode (7 and 10 p.m. BBC America).

Biography: Oscar-winning actress Marisa Tomei is profiled in this new installment (7 and 11 p.m. Biography).


So You Think You Can Dance: The final three put their best feet forward in the penultimate show of the season (8 p.m. Fox).

Plain Jane: Makeover maven Louise Roe comes to the aid of an aspiring writer in this new episode (9 p.m. KTLA).

Man vs. Wild: Host Bear Grylls is marooned on a remote island in the Pacific in this new episode (9 p.m. Discovery).

Dark Blue: Carter (Dylan McDermott) goes undercover in the adult-entertainment industry in this new episode (9 p.m. TNT).


Man vs. Food: This new episode finds host Adam Richman chowing down in Kansas City (9 p.m. Travel).

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist: The finalists ready themselves for solo exhibitions in this new episode (10 p.m. Bravo).

Chasing Mummies: A 9-ton pylon dedicated to Cleopatra is raised from the depths of the Mediterranean in this new episode of the archaeology series (10 p.m. History).

LA Ink: The reality series set at a Los Angeles tattoo parlor returns with new episodes (10 p.m. TLC).



The Bad News Bears: Turner Classic Movies’ salute to Walter Matthau includes this baseball-themed 1976 comedy; Tatum O’Neal also stars (5 p.m. TCM).

Blow Out: John Travolta, Nancy Allen and John Lithgow star in director Brian de Palma’s stylish 1981 thriller (8 p.m. IFC).



Baseball: The Angels host the Royals (12:30 p.m. FSN); the Dodgers face the Phillies (4 p.m. FS Prime); the Yankees visit the Rangers (5 p.m. ESPN); and the Twins take on the White Sox (5 p.m. WGN America).