Wednesday TV: ‘Farmer Wants a Wife’

“Island of the Monsoon” (Smithsonian, 8 p.m.) profiles the mugger crocodile in Sri Lanka. 

Adam is shocked by a an incident involving one of his siblings on “The Goldbergs” (AC, 8:30 p.m.).

“Trafficked with Mariana van Zeller” (National Geographic, 9 p.m.) hangs with the Bloods and the Crips. 

Lexi puts Sam in charge of the newspaper wine festival on “Not Dead Yet” (ABC, 9:30 pm.). 

On “True Lies” (CBS, 10 p.m.), Helen gets her official spy assignment. 

Maggie considers home birth on “A Million Little Things” (ABC, 10 p.m.).

The cooking series “Made from Scratch” (Fuse, 10 p.m.) has its fifth season premiere. 

“The Ark” (Syfy, 10 p.m.) spies a resource-rich planet that may be able to help them.

Junior wants to be known as more than Zoey’s little brother on “Grown-ish” (Freeform, 10:30 p.m.).

“Vanderpump Rules” (Bravo, 9 p.m.) plans a divorce party trip. 

Teddy goes after his KGB counterpart on “Snowfall” (FX, 10 p.m.). 

“Abbott Elementary” (ABC, 9 p.m.) has teacher appreciation day. 

Paranoia starts to set in on “Survivor” (CBS, 8 p.m.). Like: You’re going to still make me play though I have a bloody concussion? 

“The Wine Down with Mary J. Blige” (BET, 10 p.m.) welcomes Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson.

Seafood masters compete on “Guy’s Grocery Games” (Food, 9 p.m.). 

“Moonshiners” (Discovery, 8 p.m.) try to convert a bus into that seeming contradiction, a mobile still. 

“Tyler Perry’s Sisters” (BET, 9 p.m.) gets an unforeseen visit from an old friend. 

Turner Classic Movies’ 31 Days of Oscars moves to crime flip tonight with “The French Connection” (8 p.m.), “Bonnie and Clyde” (10 p.m.), “Gangs of New York” (midnight), “The Public Enemy” (3 a.m.), “Shaft” (4:30 a.m.) and “Robin and the 7 Hoods” (6:45 a.m.). 

During the day are stories of the press: “Five Star Final” (8:15 a.m.), “The Story of G.I. Joe” (10 a.m.), “Designing Woman” (noon), “Libeled Lady” (2 p.m.), “Woman of the Year” (4 p.m.) and “The Year of Living Dangerously” (6 p.m.). 

NBA action has Dallas at New Orleans (ESPN, 7:30 p.m.) and Toronto at Clippers (ESPN, 10 p.m.). 

Hockey has Chicago at Detroit (TNT, 7:30 p.m.) and Anaheim at Vancouver (TNT, 10 p.m.). 

It’s Australia vs. South Korea (Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m.) in the World Baseball Classic. 

Men’s college basketball has St. Bonaventure vs. Davidson (USA, 11:30 p.m.), Wake Forest vs. Syracuse (ESPN, noon), Richmond vs. George Mason (USA, 2 p.m.), Georgia Tech vs. Pittsburgh (ESPN, 2:30 p.m.), Butler vs. St. John’s (Fox Sports 1, 3 p.m.), Northwestern State vs. Texas A&M – Corpus Christi (ESPN2, 5 p.m.), Saint Joseph’s vs. George Washington (USA, 5 p.m.), DePaul vs. Seton Hall (Fox Sports 1, 5:30 p.m),  Texas Tech vs. West Virginia (ESPNU, 7 p.m.), Boston College vs. North Carolina (ESPN2, 7 p.m.), Lafayette vs. Colgate (CBS Sports, 7:30 p.m.), Georgetown vs. Villanova (Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m.), Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State (ESPNU, 9:30 p.m.) and Virginia Tech vs. NC State (ESPN2, 9:30 p.m.).

Women’s games include Sacramento State vs. Northern Arizona (ESPNU, 5 p.m.) and Wyoming vs. UNLV (CBS Sports, 10 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Idris Elba, Padma Lakshmi. The View: Hayden Panettiere, Sarah Ferguson. Drew Barrymore: Riley Keough, Sam Claflin, Camila Morrone, Josh Whitehouse, Suki Waterhouse, Sebastian Chacon. Kelly Clarkson: Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sally Field, Rita Moreno (rerun). Jennifer Hudson: Gabrielle Union, Sam Jay. Tamron Hall: Dr. Sharon Malone, Beverly Johnson (rerun). 

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Idris Elba, F. Murray Abraham. Jimmy Kimmel: Courteney Cox, Ike Barinholtz (rerun). Jimmy Fallon: Kerry Washington, St. Vincent. Seth Meyers: Nick Kroll, Zoe Chao, Zara Larsson. James Corden: Matthew Rhys, Lisa Ann Walter, Greg Barris. Daily Show: DJ D-Nice, Marlon Wayans. 

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