Tuesday’s TV Highlights: ‘New Girl’ on Fox

Jake Johnson and Zooey Deschanel in “New Girl” on Fox.
A birthday party Nick (Jake Johnson) throws for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) must be perfect on “New Girl” on Fox.
(Patrick McElhenney / Fox)

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Hollywood Hillbillies Michael Kittrell gets a manager in Hollywood and his entire family leaves Georgia to go with him in this fish-out-of-water unscripted series premiering with two new episodes. 6 and 6:30; 7:30 and 8; 9 and 9:30 REELZ

The Biggest Loser Tim Gunn and hairstylist Ken Paves help with makeovers for the remaining contestants in this new episode. 8 p.m. NBC

New Girl Nick (Jake Johnson) tries to plan the perfect birthday party for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) in this new episode. 9 p.m. Fox


American Masters Although he was notorious for his reclusiveness, “Catcher in the Rye” author J.D. Salinger had a sizable circle of friends and colleagues and Many of them speak on the record for the first time in this profile of Salinger, which also includes archival photos and film footage. With Philip Seymour Hoffman, Danny DeVito, Tom Wolfe and Gore Vidal. 9 p.m. KOCE

Klondike Food and supplies run low during the winter; a murderer stalks the miners at their claims in this new episode. 9 p.m. Discovery

Person of Interest Reese and Finch’s (Jim Caviezel, Michael Emerson) search for six persons of interest lands them in a coastal town during a raging storm is raging. Dan Lauria and Luke MacFarlane guest star. 10 p.m. CBS

Justified Raylan (Timothy Olyphant) is king for a day in the seized mansion of a mob accountant, while Boyd (Walter Goggins) tries to regain his stranglehold on the heroin market in this new episode. 10 p.m. FX

Opposite Worlds This new game show divides 14 contestants into two teams and sends them to live in very different environments — one with a prehistoric theme and one with a futuristic theme. An online interface allows viewers at home to influence the game with the results in a live episode airing on Wednesday. Luke Tipple (“Capture”) hosts. 10 p.m. Syfy

CBS This Morning Bill Gates. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller; Andy Garcia; George Kotsiopoulos; Yvonne Strahovski. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC


Good Morning America Aaron Eckhart; A Great Big World performs; Antoinette Tuff. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Rachael Ray Regis Philbin. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL

Live With Kelly and Michael Andy Samberg; Stephen Amell. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Guest co-host Mario Cantone; author Antoinette Tuff. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show Pete Wentz (“Best Ink”); LeToya Luckett. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Dean Cain; Thea Andrews; chef Lorena Garcia. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Queen Latifah Show Jacqueline Bisset; Lupita Nyong’o; Sam Fine; Kim Snyder; Hiatus Kaiyote performs. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS and 7 p.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show A food that fights fatigue; an ancient cure for allergies; jaw pain. (N) 2 p.m. KABC


Dr. Phil A woman’s marriage is on the verge of divorce because of her many addictions and illnesses. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Katie Drones; Jason Hawes, Samantha Hawes and Steve Gonsalves (“Ghost Hunters”); James Dyson. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Seth Meyers; Busy Philipps; Alison Sweeney. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

The Doctors Tyrese Gibson; sinus pressure; chef Jeff Henderson. (N) 5 p.m. KCAL

The Arsenio Hall Show Kathy Griffin; Kenya Moore; Sky Blu performs. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Author Theresa Payton. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Chelsea Lately David Spade. (N) 11 p.m. E!

Conan Kristen Bell; Alana Nichols; Sarah Jarosz performs. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Colbert Report Michael Chabon and Mariel Hemingway. (N) 11:31 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Adam Sandler; Ali Wentworth; Sheryl Crow performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Andy Samberg; Michael B. Jordan; Ellie Goulding performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Greg Kinnear; Emily Deschanel; Young the Giant performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Tavis Smiley MLK: A Call to Conscience. (Part 2 of 2) (N) 12:30 a.m. KOCE

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Bill Gates; Kate McKinnon; Wild Cub performs. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Justin Long; Valerie Azlynn. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS