Advertisement

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live' on Spike

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live' on Spike
The new series "Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live" features the TV and radio host's carpentry skills, on Spike. (Spike)

SERIES

NCIS Gibbs (Mark Harmon) and his colleagues set out to fulfill a promise made to a dying sailor. His death was initially determined to be accidental, but the sailor was convinced it was a homicide. Wilmer Valderrama, Pauley Perrette, Sean Murray, David McCallum, Emily Wickersham and Jennifer Esposito also star. 8 p.m. CBS

The Middle At a St. Patrick's Day, party Axl (Charlie McDermott) runs into one former girlfriend after another until Hutch (Alphonso McCauley) suggests that the universe must be trying to tell him something, and urges Axl to speak with each old flame to figure it out. Atticus Shaffer, Patricia Heaton and Neil Flynn also star. 8 p.m. ABC

Advertisement

New Girl Schmidt and Cece (Max Greenfield, Hannah Simone) worry whether their new home is safe enough, and Aly (guest star Nasim Pedrad) makes a confession that surprises Winston (Lamorne Morris). Curtis Armstrong ("Moonlighting") guest stars in this new episode. 8 p.m. Fox

The Fosters Stef's (Teri Polo) mother and Will (guest stars Annie Potts and Rob Morrow) surprise everyone with news that they're getting married, but Stef finds out her mom is getting cold feet. Amanda Leighton, Noah Centineo, Sherri Saum and Hayden Byerly also star. 8 p.m. Freeform

American Housewife Katie (Katy Mixon) gives marital advice to Viv (guest star Leslie Bibb), who stands up to her overbearing husband (guest star Jay Mohr) — and ends up leaving him in this new episode of the family comedy. Diedrich Bader, Meg Donnelly, Daniel DiMaggio and Julia Butters also star. 8:30 p.m. ABC

NCIS: New Orleans An attack by a Special Ops officer on several men in a bar launches a city-wide hunt by Pride (Scott Bakula) and his team. Steven Weber reprises his recurring role as New Orleans' mayor, and Chelsea Field — Bakula's wife — also is back in her recurring guest role. Vanessa Ferlito, Rob Kerkovich and CCH Pounder also star. 9 p.m. CBS. A second new episode follows at 10.

This Is Us The time-jumping family drama ends its first season. Milo Ventimigila, Mandy Moore, Chrissy Metz, Sterling K. Brown and Justin Hartley star. 9 p.m. NBC

Fresh Off the Boat Louis (Randall Park) is disappointed when he plans a special guys weekend just for him and Eddie (Hudson Yang), but Eddie invites his buddies over for a sleepover instead, where Eddie and his friends have a secret plan to drink beer for the first time. 9 p.m. ABC

Bones Betty White reprises her guest role as Dr. Beth Mayer, who advises Brennan (Emily Deschanel) on staying engaged and dedicated at work. David Faustino ("Married ... With Children") also guest stars. 9 p.m. Fox

The Real O'Neals The sitcom ends its second season as Murray (guest star Matt Oberg) plans to propose to Eileen (Martha Plimpton) but worries about what Pat's (Jay R. Ferguson) reaction will be. Noah Galvin, Bebe Wood and Matt Shively also star. 9:30 p.m. ABC

The Americans Elizabeth and Philip (Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys) have a new mission that could have devastating implications for their country. 10 p.m. FX

Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live In this new series, the TV, radio and Internet personality takes on building projects with celebrity friends in need of his carpentry expertise. Jimmy Kimmel is a guest on the series premiere. 10 p.m. Spike

Teachers In the course of routinely reviewing some security footage, Principal Pearson (Tim Bagley) inadvertently discovers some of his staff's personal secrets hidden in the janitor's closet. Kathryn Renee Thomas, Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Katie O'Brien and Kate Lambert also star. 10 p.m. TV Land

Trial & Error John Lithgow stars as a Southern professor who's the chief suspect in his wife's murder. Nicholas D'Agosto ("Gotham") plays a novice attorney sent from New York to represent the accused. Jayma Mays ("Glee") also stars in this new comedy launching with two new episodes. 10 and 10:30 p.m. NBC

MOVIES

Water & Power: A California Heist This documentary shows how small farmers and everyday people are facing the effects of drought and a new water crisis under California's convoluted water delivery system. 9 and 10:30 p.m. National Geographic

TALK SHOWS

CBS This Morning Author Cheech Marin. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Advertisement

Today Elizabeth Banks; Shirley MacLaine; Marilu Henner; Josh Turner performs. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

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

Good Morning America Nick Viall; Ewan McGregor; Kiefer Sutherland; Josh Groban performs. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Antoine Harris and Sinqua Walls ("The Breaks"); Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl" and "Making History"). (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly Elizabeth Banks ("Power Rangers"); Jonny Lee Miller ("T2 Trainspotting"). (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Authors Trae Crowder, Corey Ryan Forrester and Drew Morgan. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

Rachael Ray Guy Pearce ("Brimstone"). (N) 10 a.m. KCAL

The Wendy Williams Show Tamar Braxton and Vince Herbert ("Braxton Family Values"). (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Little Big Town; Carnie Wilson. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Dr. Oz Show Gayle King; detectives race against time to find a missing person and stop a madman. (N) 1 p.m. KTTV

The Doctors A boy lifts a toilet seat to find a snake; false diagnoses; protecting pets from domestic violence. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey Lynn Whitfield and Keith David ("Greenleaf"). (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

Harry Milo Ventimiglia ("This Is Us"); Randy Fenoli ("Say Yes to the Dress"); Philip Winchester. (N) 2 p.m. KTTV; midnight KCOP

Dr. Phil Terese calls her 32-year-old daughter an alcoholic who stays drunk for weeks. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Dax Shepard ("CHiPs"); former NFL star Ryan Leaf; Rag'n'Bone Man performs. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The Real Merle Dandridge, Lynn Whitfield and Keith David ("Greenleaf"); Michelle Williams. (N) 3 p.m. KTTV

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah Valerie Jarrett, former senior advisor to President Obama. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Conan Aubrey Plaza; Darren Criss; Old 97's perform. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Adam Levine; Josh Gad; Maroon 5 performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Rapper Rick Ross; Rick Ross and Ty Dolla $ign perform. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Dax Shepard; Sofia Black-D'Elia; Thomas Keller. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Advertisement

Tavis Smiley (N) midnight KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 12:30 a.m. KOCE; 1 a.m. KLCS

The Late Late Show With James Corden Gillian Jacobs; Jerrod Carmichael; Lea Michelle performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Late Night With Seth Meyers Ewan McGregor; Zoë Kravitz; Jon Pardi performs; Nicko McBrain performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KNBC

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

Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

Click here to download

Advertisement
Advertisement