Wednesday TV: ‘Broad City’ Returns

BroadCity4“Broad City” (Comedy Central, 10:30 p.m.) returns for its fourth season with its adorable duo Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer looking back on the day they happened to meet in 2011 and, in a meta fashion, also how it could have turned out.

It’s fast moving, brash and funny, and one of the best reflections of ground level living in New York on TV. The two promised never to mention the word Trump on the season, but his picture seems to appear in a few episodes, starting tonight, when his image is on a bus advertising a reality show of the day they call “You’re Fired.”

Just before then, “South Park” (Comedy Central, 10 p.m.) returns for its 21st season, ready to take on the very latest in the news. Its initial episode is titled “White People Renovating Houses.”

Good to have “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” (TBS, 10:30 p.m.) back with a new episode, with the host taking on hurricanes and DACA.

The very brief first season of the sitcom “Marlon” (NBC, 9 p.m.) ends after another pair of episodes.

Old rivalries return in the season seven finale of “Suits” (USA, 9 p.m.).

The final hours of the Cassini space probe nearing Saturn are marked on a new “Nova” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings).

On the fourth season finale of “Younger” (TVLand, 10 p.m.), Liza and Maggie meet Josh in Ireland.

Cora finally remembers the fateful night on “The Sinner” (USA, 10 p.m.).

“Are You the One?” (MTV, 10 p.m.) appears to be returning.

Video of a WWII ship that’s been on th bottom of the Pacific since 1945 are in the special “USS Indianapolis Live: From the Deep” (PBS, 10 p.m., check local listings).

The final five are revealed on a results version of “America’s Got Talent” (NBC, 8 p.m.).

The top six on “MasterChef” (Fox, 8 p.m.) are joined by family members.

Jimmy and Gretchen encounter one another after their three month separation on “You’re the Worst” (FXX, 10 p.m.).

Six inmates who claim they were wrongly convicted show how they were torn by questionable interrogations on a new documentary series “The Confession Tapes” (Netflix, streaming).

A power of veto competition is held on “Big Brother” (CBS, 8 p.m.).

Cobra confronts Ryan about an internet rumor on “Black Ink Crew: Chicago” (VH1, 8 p.m.).

A couple’s retreat gets testy on “Little Women: LA” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.).

Josh Gates tests British contestants on their own history on “Expedition Unknown” (Travel, 9 p.m.).

There are tests, too, on “Worst Cooks in America” (Food, 9 p.m.).

Artists take the stage in their last chance to impress the moguls on the first season finale of “Signed” (VH1, 9 p.m.) and some are.

“The Lowe Files” (A&E, 10 p.m.) experiments with remote viewing.

Parenting is an issue on “Growing Up Supermodel” (Lifetime, 10 p.m.).

A movie star hires the “Swedish Dicks” (Pop, 8 p.m.).

On “Salvation” (CBS, 9 p.m.) Darius, Grace and Harris join forces to prove the president was murdered.

An appearance on “The Wendy Williams Show” figures into “Odd Mom Out” (Bravo, 9:30 p.m.).

Jesse scouts locations for a photo shoot on “Eric & Jesse” (E!, 10 p.m.).

A sandstorm hits “Midnight, Texas” (NBC, 10 p.m.).

The weekly showcase of movies associated with the Motion Picture Television Fund continues on Turner Classic Movies with “Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story” (8 p.m.), “Cinderella Liberty” (10 p.m.), “My Fair Lady” (12:15 a.m.) and “Victor Victoria” (3:30 a.m.).

Baseball includes Detroit at Cleveland (MLB, noon), White Sox at Kansas City (MLB, 4 p.m.), Oakland at Boston (ESPN, 7 p.m.) and Dodgers at San Francisco (ESPN, 10 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Julianne Moore, Alan summing. The View: Hillary Rodham Clinton. The Talk: Jackie Chan, Eric Christian Olsen. Harry Connick: Sutton Foster, Quincy Brown. Steve Harvey: Martin Lawrence, Cat Deeley. Ellen DeGeneres: Alec Baldwin, Tig Notaro, Luis Fonsi. Wendy Williams: Chris Rock, Jackie Miranne (rerun). The Real: Jennifer Lopez, Vincent Laresca (rerun).

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Charlie Rose, Jessica Williams (rerun). Jimmy Kimmel: Sean Spicer, Sloane Stephens, 21 Savage. Jimmy Fallon: Julianne Moore, Shawn Mendes, Spike Jonze, Mia Mia Wasikowska, Lakeith Stansfield, Maren Morris. Seth Meyers: Jeffrey Tambor, Dylan O’Brien, Superfruit. Carson Daly: Dan Harmon, Kaleo, Kristin Hensley, Jen Medley. Trevor Noah: Chuck D, Tom Morello. Conan O’Brien: Jackie Chan, Tig Notaro, Gov’t Mule.


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