TV and broadcast picks for Wednesday, September 15
“Masterchef” (8 pm, Fox): In the two-hour finale, legendary chef Curtis Stone returns as a guest judge for the semi-finals as the Top Three battle for a place in the final of the round of appetizers. Then Michelin-starred chef Michael Cimarusti becomes the last legend to grace the “Masterchef” kitchen, and the finalists have one last chance to impress with their entree and dessert dishes. Only one person will be crowned the winner and earn the coveted “MasterChef” title.
“America Has Talent” (9 pm, NBC): The big night has finally arrived: the Season 16 finale and the coronation of a talented new champion. So who will survive in the end? There’s Aidan Bryant, singer-songwriter Brooke Simpson, magician Dustin Tavella, comedian Gina Brillon, singer Jimmie Herrod, funnyman Josh Blue, quick-change magician Lea Kyle, vocal group Northwell Nurse Choir, 9-year-old opera singer Victory Brinker. and the high-flying World Taekwondo Demonstration Team. In addition to the finalists, the two-hour show will feature Idina Menzel, Pentatonix, Bishop Briggs, George Lopez, Rico Rodriguez, Mat Franco and Olympians Jordan Chiles and Mykayla Skinner.
“Amanda Gorman: Brave Enough with Robin Roberts” (10 pm, ABC): Robin Roberts sits down for an in-depth interview with the author and activist who captivated millions when she recited an original poem during the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Winner of the first National Youth Poet Award, Gorman shares her insights on fame, her writing and success as a best-selling author, the role of activism in her work, her political aspirations, and more.
“To succeed!” (Netflix): The Emmy-nominated pastry contest returns with six new episodes. This season, bakers take on paranormal pastries, celebrate Black History, and try to recreate Jacques Torres-inspired chocolate masterpieces – all for a $10,000 prize. It’s part reality contest, part hot mess, and you can’t look elsewhere. Guest judges include Sam Richardson, Wayne Brady, Reggie Watts, Big Freedia, June Diane Raphael and Sasheer Zamata.
Also on Wednesday:
“Big Brother” (8 pm, CBS)
“Hit Your Chance” (8 pm, ABC)
“Family Game Fight” (20:00, NBC)
“Riverdale” (8 pm, The CW)
“All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite” (8 pm, TNT)
“The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (8 pm, Bravo)
“Expedition Unknown” (8 pm, Discovery)
“Married at First Sight” (20:00, Lifetime)
“New” (9pm, PBS)
“Dr. Home Talks with Phil” (9 pm, CBS)
“The $100,000 Pyramid” (21:00, ABC)
“The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City” (9 pm, Bravo)
“Guy’s Grocery Games” (21:00, Food Network)
“The Archer” (10 pm, FXX)
“American Horror Story: Double Feature” (10 pm, FX)
“House Hunters” (10 pm, HGTV)
“The Future of Work” (10 pm, PBS)