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Tuesday TV Picks: ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D,’ plus ‘NCIS’
Tonight in Prime Time
‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’
The top pick for “promising new series” in our recent fall TV poll, this highly anticipated new drama comes from executive producer Joss Whedon (last year’s megahit film “The Avengers,” TV’s “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) and stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson. Please have your security badges ready. Series premiere, 8 p.m. Tuesday on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Tuesday
MLB Baseball, 7 p.m. (ROOT): Kansas City Royals at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“NCIS,” 8 p.m. (CBS): An explosion at an event alters Parsons’ perspective on Gibbs and the team; DiNozzo and McGee investigate the case as civilians.
“Whose Line is it Anyway?,” 8 p.m. (CW): Comic Nyima Funk; Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson.
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” 8:30 p.m. (Fox): Jake thinks the graffiti case he’s investigating is below him until he discovers the culprit is the deputy commissioner’s son; Gina’s psychic friend gets under Charles’ skin.
“Cold Justice,” 10 p.m. (TNT): Seigler and McClary search for clues about an apparent 1988 hit-and-run in Globe, Ariz.
“Chicago Fire,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Lt. Severide is targeted by an arsonist; Battalion Chief Boden clashes with Gail McLeod; the anniversary of Andy’s death; Shay has suspicions; Mari visits Mouch.
The New York Times