TV and streaming picks for Wednesday, Sept. 15
“Masterchef” (8 p.m., Fox): In the two-hour finale, legendary chef Curtis Stone returns as a guest judge for the semifinals when the Top Three battle for a spot in the finale in the appetizer round. Then, Michelin star chef Michael Cimarusti is the final legend to grace the “Masterchef” kitchen and the finalists have one last chance to impress with their entree and dessert dishes. Only one will be crowned the winner and earn the coveted title of “MasterChef.”
“America’s Got Talent” (9 p.m., NBC): The big night is finally here: It’s the Season 16 finale and the crowning of a talented new champion. So who will be left standing in the end? There’s aerialist Aidan Bryant, singer-songwriter Brooke Simpson, magician Dustin Tavella, comedian Gina Brillon, crooner Jimmie Herrod, funny man Josh Blue, quick-change wizard Lea Kyle, vocal group Northwell Nurse Choir, 9-year-old opera singer Victory Brinker and the high-flying World Taekwondo Demonstration Team. In addition to the finalists, the two-hour show will feature appearances by Idina Menzel, Pentatonix, Bishop Briggs, George Lopez, Rico Rodriguez, Mat Franco and Olympians Jordan Chiles and Mykayla Skinner.
“Amanda Gorman: Brave Enough with Robin Roberts” (10 p.m., ABC): Robin Roberts sits down for an in-depth interview with the writer and activist who captivated millions when she read an original poem during the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Gorman, the first National Youth Poet Laureate, shares her views on fame, her writing and success as a best-selling author, the role of activism in her work, her political aspirations and more.
“Nailed It!” (Netflix): The Emmy-nominated baking competition returns with six fresh episodes. This season, the bakers take on paranormal pastries, celebrate Black History, and attempt to recreate chocolate masterpieces inspired by Jacques Torres — all for a $10,000 prize. It’s part reality contest, part hot mess, and you can’t look away. Guest judges include Sam Richardson, Wayne Brady, Reggie Watts, Big Freedia, June Diane Raphael, and Sasheer Zamata.
Also on Wednesday:
“Big Brother” (8 p.m., CBS)
“Press Your Luck” (8 p.m., ABC)
“Family Game Fight” (8 p.m., NBC)
“Riverdale” (8 p.m., The CW)
“All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite” (8 p.m., TNT)
“The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (8 p.m., Bravo)
“Expedition Unknown” (8 p.m., Discovery)
“Married at First Sight” (8 p.m., Lifetime)
“Nova” (9 p.m., PBS)
“House Calls With Dr. Phil” (9 p.m., CBS)
“The $100,000 Pyramid” (9 p.m., ABC)
“The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City” (9 p.m., Bravo)
“Guy’s Grocery Games” (9 p.m., Food Network)
“Archer” (10 p.m., FXX)
“American Horror Story: Double Feature” (10 p.m., FX)
“House Hunters” (10 p.m., HGTV)
“Future of Work” (10 p.m., PBS)