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Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'Who Do You Think You Are?' on TLC

August 12, 2013|By Ed Stockly
  • The family tree of Zooey Deschanel is explored on "Who Do You Think You Are?" on TLC.
The family tree of Zooey Deschanel is explored on "Who Do You Think… (TLC / TLC )

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This week's TV Movies  


Nine for IX Filmmaker Shola Lynchand documents the story of track star Mary Decker, including her collision with Zola Budd on the track in the 1984 Olympics. 5 p.m. ESPN and 10 p.m. ESPN2

So You Think You Can Dance Debbie Allen takes a turn as a guest judge in this new episode. 8 p.m. Fox

Nick News With Linda Ellerbee This new episode tells stories of children who have been caught in the crossfire of domestic violence. 8 p.m. Nickelodeon

Face Off Contestants from past seasons join first-time hopefuls in a new season of this competition for special-effects makeup artists. 9 p.m. Syfy

Who Do You Think You Are? Zooey Deschanel searches her father's Quaker family background in this new episode. 9 p.m. TLC

Covert Affairs Annie (Piper Perabo) is sent to Vienna on an undercover assignment that requires her to cut off all contact with Auggie (Christopher Gorham). Peter Gallagher, Kari Matchett star in this new episode with guest stars Manolo Cardona and Gregory Itzin guest star 9 p.m. USA

Suits Harvey and Stephen (Gabriel Macht, Max Beesley) team up to work on Ava's (Michelle Fairley) case. Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle and Gina Torres also star in this new episode. 10 p.m. USA

Heroes of Cosplay This new series follows nine cosplayers (people who dress up in costumes based popular characters from film, TV and comic books) as they compete at comic book, anime and sci-fi fan conventions around the U.S. 10:30 p.m. Syfy

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CBS This Morning Dr. Alice Rothchild; Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.). (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Chef Eric Ripert. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael Joe Manganiello; Keri Russell; Carrie Underwood. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Psychic readings with John Edwards and Char Margolis. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Talk Carnie Wilson; Lisa Kudrow; Sara Gilbert's new book, "The Imperfect Environmentalist." (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Doctors A flatter abdomen; superfoods; side effects of fertility drugs. 2 p.m. KCBS

The Dr. Oz Show Allergy to gluten; going gluten-free; health secrets found on the Web; no-bake recipes. 2 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil Former teen beauty queen Alicia Guastaferro ("Wife Swap") discusses her arrest. 3 p.m. KCBS

Katie The dangers of video-game addiction; a man shot by his teen son over a video game. 3 p.m. KABC

Ellen DeGeneres David Spade; the Lumineers perform. 4 p.m. KNBC

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; midnight KOCE

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Director Joshua Oppenheimer. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Chelsea Lately Luke Bryan; Ben Gleib; Claire Titelman; Jo Koy. (N) 11 p.m. E!

Conan Liam Hemsworth; Chloe Grace Moretz; J. Cole. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Colbert Report Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.). (N) 11:31 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Katy Perry; Cris Collinsworth; Kacey Musgraves performs. 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Matt Damon; Hanni El Khatib performs. 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Josh Duhamel; Adam Perry Lang; Luke Bryan performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Charles Barkley; Allison Williams; Clive Davis; Justin Timberlake performs. 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Kat Dennings; author Philip Kerr. 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC

Tavis Smiley Singer India.Arie. 1 a.m. KOCE

Last Call With Carson Daly Anthony Jeselnik; Royal Teeth perform. 1:36 a.m. KNBC


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