What To Watch Tonight – Wednesday, May 29, 2019

What To Watch Tonight?  Tonight is jam packed with excellent TV, from the finales of The Hot Zone and Happy! to thew series premiere of The InBetween and a new season MasterChef begins.  What are you watching?

Lieutenant Colonel Jerry Jaax (Noah Emmerich) prepares the team to enter the building. (National Geographic/Amanda Matlovich)

8pm Hour: 

CR: Greg Gayne / FOX.

1st Choice: MasterChef. “In the Season 10 premiere, 36 home cooks enter the “MasterChef” kitchen in hopes of making it into the Top 20. After a few surprise visitors greet the eager contestants, the cooks learn they will participate in audition rounds, undergoing evaluation from the judges. Only the best of the best will earn an apron and move forward in the competition. A special twist called the “Judges’ Pass” will prove to be extremely valuable to one lucky individual.” Fox

2nd Choice:   The Hot ZoneNote: This is a repeat of last night’s last episode. “Nancy Jaax begins to lead a team from USAMRIID to prepare for the most dangerous mission any of them have ever faced. With full access to the research facility, the life-threatening stakes cause great concern in the Jaax family home. Her husband, Jerry, searches for a way to protect his wife. Meanwhile, Jaax believes her mentor, Dr. Wade Carter, may have a different agenda.” Nat Geo

3rd Choice:  American Ninja Warrior. Season Premiere. “Season 11 kicks off with the Los Angeles Qualifying Round. Ninjas take on six challenging obstacles, including Walk the Plank and Spring Forward. Also: the two fastest finishers take on the new Power Tower for a chance to advance straight to the National Finals in Las Vegas.” NBC

9pm Hour:

(National Geographic/Amanda Matlovich)

1st Choice: The Hot Zone. “Inside the primate research facility, unforeseen dangers arise. Lt. Col. Jaax works tirelessly in Biosafety Level 4 to find out why the virus is behaving differently in human victims than expected. With the daunting task of euthanizing monkeys, unforeseen dangers arise, and even the strongest of the team are pushed to the brink.” Nat Geo

2nd Choice:  Jane the Virgin. “Rogelio tells Jane that the network wants her to write the script for their telenovela, and at first she is excited, but she begins to struggle balancing her time between that and her novel. Rafael is furious with Jane after she makes a medical appointment that he doesn’t agree with behind his back. Meanwhile, Petra tries to be positive about their relationship when JR lands a job interview out of state.” The CW

3rd Choice:  American Ninja Warrior. Continues on NBC.

10pm Hour:

(National Geographic/Amanda Matlovich)

1st Choice:  The Hot Zone. “An already volatile situation inside the infected research facility boils to a head. Jaax ultimately must face the ramifications of trying to balance her dangerous career and her loving family.” Nat Geo

2nd Choice:  The InBetween. “In the premiere of the paranormal crime drama, Cassie helps her father, Det. Tom Hackett, and his partner, Damien Asante, solve a young woman’s murder using her unique psychic powers. She also encounters a supernatural spirit, Ed Roven, whose evil transcends time.” NBC

3rd Choice: Happy! “Season Finale. Sonny’s Eggtacular = lit. Sax, Amanda, Happy save Hailey from worse than death.” Syfy