Wednesday’s TV highlights: ‘Riverdale’ on the CW

Martin Cummins, left, and KJ Apa in a new episode of "Riverdale" on the CW.
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Pure Noah (Ryan Robbins) crosses a moral line in a face-off with Eli Voss (Peter Outerbridge) in the season finale. 7 p.m. WGN America

Survivor First-time players bond together in an attempt to get a returning player out of the game in a new episode of the unscripted series. 8 p.m. CBS

Chicago Med Halstead (Nick Gehlfuss) treats a woman on the verge of freezing to death in a new episode of the medical drama. 8 p.m. NBC

Riverdale Gladys (recurring guest star Gina Gershon) returns to town, throwing a wrench into Veronica’s (Camila Mendes) plans to steer her father (Mark Consuelos) away from the drug trade in the new episode. Meanwhile, Archie’s (K.J. Apa) eagerness to get into the boxing ring lands him in hot water. Madelaine Petsch also stars. 8 p.m. KTLA


The Goldbergs Erica, Barry and Adam (Hayley Orrantia, Troy Gentile and Sean Giambrone) are not happy when Gleb (Joey Slotnick), a distant relative, visits from Russia, until they realize he can make their lives easier. Wendi McLendon-Covey also stars. 8 p.m. ABC

The Masked Singer The three remaining finalists compete for the golden mask, and their identities are revealed. Kenan Thompson is a guest in the season finale. 8 p.m. Fox

grown-ish Zoey’s (Yara Shahidi) midterm exam falls on the morning after the biggest party of the semester. Elsewhere, both Ana and Nomi (Francia Raisa, Emily Arlook) are confronted by some major decisions in their latest romances in a new episode of the spin-off series. 8 p.m. Freeform

Schooled After two students show up to school dressed in backward clothes, Lainey (AJ Michalka) tries to get the kids to conform, while CB (Brett Dier) encourages them to embrace their uniqueness. Tim Meadows and Bryan Callen also star in this new episode. 8:30 p.m. ABC


All American Spencer (Daniel Ezra) makes a few shocking discoveries about his family in this new episode. 9 p.m. KTLA

Modern Family Lily (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) experiences a maturity milestone that Mitch and Cam (Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet) are not prepared to handle, so they ask for help. Julie Bowen also stars and directs this new episode. 9 p.m. ABC

Whiskey Cavalier Scott Foley (“Scandal”) and Lauren Cohan (“The Walking Dead”) star as an FBI special agent and a CIA operative who lead a staff of gifted yet flawed spies who often blur personal and professional boundaries. Ana Ortiz and Tyler James Williams costar in this new light-hearted action series. 10 p.m. ABC

Suits When Hardman (David Costabile) comes looking for retribution, the firm rallies to Harvey’s (Gabriel Macht) defense in the season finale of the legal drama. Rick Hoffman, Sarah Rafferty, Amanda Schull, Dulé Hill and Katherine Heigl also star.10 p.m. USA


Documentary Now! This new episode parodies filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker’s documentary “Original Cast Album: Company,” which chronicled the overnight recording of a 1970 Stephen Sondheim Broadway musical album. Taran Killam, James Urbaniak and John Mulaney guest star. 11 p.m. IFC

Ministry of Evil: The Twisted Cult of Tony Alamo Filmmakers Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato (“Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures”) are executive producers for this new true-crime documentary series that chronicles the life and crimes of the televangelist who, with his wife, launched a fundamentalist foundation in 1969 that quickly transformed into a cult. 11 p.m. Sundance

Alien News Desk Lorne Michaels is among those behind this late-night animated series, a topical half-hour set in an extraterrestrial newsroom. Will Forte and Heidi Gardner provide the voices of alien news anchors who offer reports and commentary concerning the most baffling species in the universe: humans. 11 p.m. Syfy


Biography: The Trump Dynasty The conclusion of this three-part series documents the orchestrated comeback effort that relaunched Donald Trump’s career as a TV celebrity, international brander and political contender. 9 p.m. A&E



CBS This Morning Climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Tyler Perry; philanthropist Jay Shetty. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

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

Good Morning America Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie; Maddie Poppe. (N) 7 a.m. KABC


Good Day L.A. Hollywood High School National Science Bowl. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Ryan Tyler Perry (“A Madea Family Funeral”). (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Filmmaker Tyler Perry. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Real Cedric the Entertainer (“The Neighborhood”). (N) 11 a.m. KTTV; 1 p.m. KCOP


The Doctors A new way hackers access information; male infertility and cancer; fruit and vegetable skins. (N) 11 a.m. KCOP

The Talk Howie Mandel. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Steve Moments in black history: Rory Flack. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

Dr. Phil Jussie Smollett’s claim of being the victim of a hate crime and the police suspicion of a hoax. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS


The Ellen DeGeneres Show Idris Elba (“Turn Up Charlie”); Lydian Nadhaswaram. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The Dr. Oz Show Queen Latifah; the Dish crew serves up healthful boozy dishes. (N) 3 p.m. KTTV

Amanpour and Company (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah Author Angie Thomas. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central


Conan Cedric the Entertainer. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Jessica Chastain; Patton Oswalt; Gary Clark Jr. performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live! Adam Carolla; Lauren Cohan; Maná performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Seth Meyers Tyler Perry; Christina Hendricks; Astrid S performs; Jon Epcar performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KNBC


Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC

Last Call With Carson Daly Eliza Coupe; Aurora performs; Anna Konkle; Maya Erskine. (N) 1:38 a.m. KNBC


Women’s Soccer U.S. versus Japan, 4 p.m. FS1

NBA Basketball The Portland Trail Blazers visit the Boston Celtics, 5 p.m. ESPN; the Clippers visit the Utah Jazz, 6 p.m. FS Prime; the New Orleans Pelicans visit the Lakers, 7:30 p.m. ESPN and 7:30 p.m. SPST


NHL Hockey The Tampa Bay Lightning visits the New York Rangers, 4:30 p.m. NBCSP; the Chicago Blackhawks visit the Ducks, 7 p.m. NBCSP

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