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TV Picks: 'Face Off,' 'America's Got Talent'
TV picks for Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, include the third-season premiere of "Face Off" on Syfy, another chance for 12 acts on "America's Got Talent" and "Pretty Little Liars."
Tonight in Prime Time
In the third-season premiere of this competition series, 11 special-effects makeup artists must create aliens for the "Star Wars" cantina scene. Also, Sean Astin ("Rudy," "The Lord of the Rings") makes a guest appearance. 9 p.m. Tuesday on Syfy (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Tuesday
"MLB Baseball," 7 p.m. (ROOT): Cleveland Indians at Seattle Mariners (live).
"America's Got Talent," 8 p.m. (NBC): The judges bring back 12 previously eliminated acts for another chance at a spot in the semifinals.
"Pretty Little Liars," 8 p.m. (ABC Family): Spencer uncovers Paige's sordid history with Alison, but Emily is reluctant to heed her warning; Aria tries to help Ezra move on from his past.
"The L.A. Complex," 9 p.m. (CW): Connor encounters someone from Jennifer's past; Beth's protective nature takes over; Abby starts to feel overwhelmed.
"Mysteries at the Museum," 9 p.m. (Travel): World's first and furriest astronauts; pair of human heads; photograph depicting the ghostly image of a former president.
"The Week Women Went," 10 p.m. (Lifetime): The men must host a formal tea party for socialites from nearby towns; a Marine throws a birthday party for his girlfriend's daughter; one woman considers an early departure from the camp.
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