Wednesday’s TV Highlights: ‘Big Smo’ on A&E

Big Smo in the new series “Big Smo” on A&E.
A rap star (Big Smo) rises from the rural south in the new series “Big Smo” on A&E.
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So You Think You Can Dance Auditions continue in Los Angeles and Philadelphia with guest judges Christina Applegate, Billy Porter and Misty Copeland. 8 p.m. Fox

Melissa & Joey In this new episode, Mel’s (Melissa Joan Hart) bombshell at the wedding prompts Joe (Joseph Lawrence) to make a hasty decision. 8 and 10 p.m. ABC Family

Growing Up Fisher The divorce is about to become final in the season finale. 8:30 p.m. NBC


Baby Daddy Mary Hart (“Entertainment Tonight”) guest stars as herself in this new episode, which finds her giving a co-host job to Bonnie (Melissa Peterman) that Tucker (Tahj Mowry) wanted. 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. ABC Family

The 100 In the conclusion of the two-part season finale, Clarke (Eliza Taylor) pleads with Bellamy (Bob Morley) to do the right thing and the situation on the Ark comes to a conclusion. 9 p.m. KTLA

Suits Mike and Harvey (Patrick J. Adams, Gabriel Macht) adjust to their new arrangement, and butt heads over strategy in the season premiere. 9 p.m. USA

Motive In this new episode the coroner (Corbin Bernsen) who mentored Betty (Lauren Holly) is found murdered. 10 p.m. ABC

Duck Dynasty In the season premiere the staffers prepare for a visit by Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.). 10 p.m. A&E

Restaurant: Impossible Chef Robert Irvine wraps up the season at a Greek cafe. 10 p.m. Food

Graceland In the season premiere Mike (Aaron Tveit) returns to Graceland after the cartel put out a hit on him. Daniel Sunjata, Vanessa Ferlito, Brandon Jay McLaren and Serinda Swan also star. 10 p.m. USA

Big Smo This new unscripted series revolves around an aspiring country-rap star. 10:32 p.m. A&E



Dateline: The People vs. O.J. Simpson: What the Jury Never Heard This new special revisits the evidence in the infamous case. 9 p.m. NBC

Guys Choice 2014 Honorees in this awards show include Matthew McConaughey, Mark Wahlberg and Kevin Hart, actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus. 9 p.m. Spik


CBS This Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS
Today Natasha Lyonne; Kate Mulgrew; Pablo Schreiber; Danielle Brooks; Corbyn Tyson; Oliver Platt. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America Mario Batali; Phil Lord and Chris Miller; La Roux performs. (N) 7 a.m. KABC
Good Day L.A. T.D. Jakes; Chad Mendes, UFC; Mary Hart (“Baby Daddy”); LaToya Jackson. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael America Ferrera; Nia Sanchez; Aretha Franklin performs; Anderson Cooper. (N) 9 a.m. KABC
The View Will Cain; Daniel Radcliffe; Amar’e Stoudemire. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Doctors Dr. Phil McGraw. 11 a.m. KCAL
The Wendy Williams Show (N) 11 a.m. KTTV


The Talk Carnie Wilson; Miranda Lambert; Father’s Day; Big Boy; Joey Fatone. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS
The Dr. Oz Show Gluten sensitivity. 2 p.m. KABC

Katie A teen meets the woman who donated the egg that helped to create her life; Mo Rocca. (N) 3 p.m. KABC
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Céline Dion. 4 p.m. KNBC

SoCal Connected Gentrification of Leimert Park with new Metro line; rare apes find a home in Santa Clarita ; going underground in style; Kodachrome King. (N) 8 p.m. KCET
The Arsenio Hall Show Tyra Banks. 11 p.m. KTLA

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 12:30 a.m. KOCE
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D. N.Y.). (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Chelsea Lately (N) 11 p.m. E!
Conan Jack White; Amber Stevens. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Colbert Report Software engineer Rob Rhinehart. (N) 11:30 p.m. Comedy Central
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Barbara Walters; Shannon and Alana Thompson (“Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”); Iliza Shlesinger. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Christopher Walken; Audra McDonald; Miss USA Nia Sanchez presents the Top Ten List; Janelle Monae performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS
Jimmy Kimmel Live Johnny Knoxville. 11:35 p.m. KABC

Tavis Smiley Dr. David B. Agus; Clark Gregg. (N) midnight KOCE
Late Night: Seth Meyers John Oliver; Natasha Lyonne; Paolo Nutini performs. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Jay Baruchel; Regina Hall. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

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