Tuesday TV Picks: ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ on Fox
TV picks for Tuesday, March 12, 2013, include “Hell’s Kitchen” on Fox, “Smash” on NBC and “Justified” on FX.
Tonight in Prime Time
Cover your ears (and for goodness’ sake don’t overcook the risotto)! The reality competition/scream-a-thon is back for an 11th season with 20 new contestants and chef Gordon Ramsay in Las Vegas for the season premiere. 8 p.m. Tuesday on Fox (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Also on Tuesday
“The Westerner” (1940), 7 p.m. (TCM): Hanging Judge Roy Bean spares a drifter who claims to know Lillie Langtry.
“Face Off,” 9 p.m. (Syfy): The artists must create an Egyptian god mummy inspired by the “Evil Dead” franchise.
“The Taste,” 9 p.m. (ABC): The final four contestants each present three dishes to the judges; after an elimination, the remaining contestants must prepare their most decadent dish in hopes of wowing the judges and claiming the grand prize.
“Top Gear,” 9 p.m. (History): The guys attempt to build the perfect car for the apocalypse; the guys race across a ghost town.
“Smash,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Derek and Karen must make a difficult decision; a complication arises in Jerry and Eileen’s partnership; Ivy makes a final effort to save her and Terry’s show, with unexpected results.
“Justified,” 10 p.m. (FX): Drew Thompson slips through the fingers of Raylan, Boyd and the Detroit mob.
The New York Times