Tuesday TV: Romance While Traveling

love-at-first-flightThere must be easier ways to meet a life partner. But on the new reality show “Love at First Flight” (Lifetime, 10 p.m.), eight strangers are selected by a matchmaker to take a 30-day, cross-country journey in which they may all couple up before they reach their destination. The trip starts in New York and the chance is there to get married when they get to the Los Angeles airport.

A second season starts for the half-hour stand-up comedy showcase “The Standups” (Netflix, streaming). Taking the microphone this time are Rachel Feinstein, Gina Yashere, Aparna Nacherla, Brent Morin, Kyle Kinane and Joe list.

The anything goes live talk show “The Chris Gethard Show” (truTV, 11 p.m.) returns after a pause with big, big prizes: cars for call-in fans. Abby Jacobson of “Broad City” is guest.

Adam Conover turns cartoon in an animated episode of “Adam Ruins Everything” (truTV, 10:30 p.m.) in which he examines American history, titled “Reanimated History.”

Battles continue on “The Voice” (NBC, 8 p.m.) as Trace Adkins, Julia Michaels, Hailee Seinfeld and Shawn Mendes stop in.

“Shadowhunters” (Freeform, 8 p.m.) begins its third season, with everyone trying to get back to normal after Valentine’s death.

“Black Lightning” (The CW, 9 p.m.) tries to clear his name while tracking down the person who killed his father.

The school’s production budget is slashed on “Rise” (NBC, 9 p.m.).

A second round of cases are tackled on the second episode of “For the People” (ABC, 10 p.m.).

Student protest occurs on the fourth season finale of “Fresh Off the Boat” (ABC, 8:30 p.m.), but it’s about the dress code.

“The Pizza Show” (Viceland, 7 p.m.) goes to San Francisco for its season finale.

NASA astronaut Michael Massimino returns to explore the heavens on “The Planets and Beyond” (Science, 10 p.m.).

A person of interest is identified on “Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G.” (USA, 10 p.m.).

Sue’s car is stolen in the final battle of the Hecks vs. Glossners on “The Middle” (ABC, 8 p.m.).

A baby is delivered under tough circumstances on “Chicago Med” (NB, 10 p.m.).

Ben gets locked in a car on “The Mick” (Fox, 9:30 p.m.).

The crew fights to get seats on an overbooked flight on “LA > Vegas” (Fox, 9 p.m.).

Dre helps Junior plan Pops’ 65th birthday on “Blackish” (ABC, 9 p.m.).

Models design their avatars for the mobile game version of “America’s Next Top Model” (VH1, 8 p.m.)

The family crashes their plane in the Alaskan wilderness and struggle to survive on “The Detour” (TBS, 10:30 p.m.).

Lillian’s alliance with Blanche takes a turn on “Another Period” (Comedy Central, 10 p.m.).

On “The Quad” (BET, 10 p.m.), Eva discovers a trustee is responsible for contract irregularities.

Couples on “Married at First Sight” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.) begin planning for their long-term futures.

Whitney questions her friendship with Buddy on “My Big Fat Fabulous Life” (TLC, 8 p.m.).

Identities are revealed as the school year ends on “Undercover High” (A&E, 10 p.m.).

Fredrik prepares for the arrival of twins on “Bethanny & Fredrik” (Bravo, 10 p.m.).

The team finds a secret tunnel on “The Curse of Civil War Gold” (History, 10 p.m.).

A philandering pastor suggests polygamy on “Forbidden: Dying for Love” (Investigation Discovery, 10 p.m.).

Contestants must compete with their exes on “Fear Factor” (MTV, 10 p.m.).

Turner Classic Movies is concentrating on movies with great endings this week and the classics tonight end on musical notes: “The Graduate” (8 p.m.), “Modern Times” (10 p.m.), “2001: A Space Odyssey” (11:45 p.m.) and “The Searchers” (2:30 a.m.).

After so much college basketball recently, now there’s so little. Tonight, it’s just Penn State at Marquette (ESPN, 7 p.m.) and Mississippi State at Louisville (ESPN, 9 p.m.) in the NIT quarterfinals.

The NBA has Oklahoma City at Boston (TNT, 8 p.m.) and Houston at Portland (TNT, 10:30 p.m.).

Hockey includes Philadelphia at Detroit (NBC Sports, 7:30 p.m.).

Spring baseball has Toronto vs. Philadelphia (MLB, 1 p.m.) and Texas vs. White Sox (MLB, 4 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: John Bodega, Patti Labelle, Rick Schwartz, Maria Menounos. The View: Charlotte Pence. The Talk: Peter Bergman, Amelia Heinle, Bryton James, Mishael Morgan, Jason Thompson, Gina Tognoni, Nischelle Turner. Harry Connick: Jay Pharoah, Deb Tillman, Carly Chaikin (rerun). Steve Harvey: Terry Crews, Maria Menounos, Kevin Undergaro. Ellen DeGeneres: John Oliver. Wendy Williams: Erika Jayne, Nikki Boyer. The Real: Tisha Campbell-Martin.

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Hilary Swank, Thomas Middleditch, Rory Albanese. Jimmy Kimmel: Katie Couric, Judd Apatow, the Decembrists. Jimmy Fallon: John Boyega, Bob Saget, Rhyme with 2 Chainz. Seth Meyers: John Oliver, Laura Benanti, Blake Shelton, Lil’ John Roberts. James Corden: Dakota Fanning, Will Forte, Will Yun Lee. Trevor Noah: Drew Barrymore. Jordan Klepper: Of Montreal. Conan O’Brien: Bill Hader, Alexandra Shipp, Natalie Prass.

 

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