Season 2 of 'Ashes to Ashes' on BBC America is a Tuesday TV pick
Tuesday TV picks: "Ashes to Ashes," "Glee," "NCIS: Los Angeles" and more.
Tonight in Prime Time
'Ashes to Ashes'
A dead body in a Soho strip club gets the plot moving for Season 2 of this British time travel/cop drama. Detective Alex Drake (Keeley Hawes) is still trying to deal with brash Detective Chief Inspector Gene Hunt (the wonderful Philip Glenister), oh ... and the fact that it's apparently 1982! 7 and 10 p.m. Tuesday on BBC America (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
Also on Tuesday
"Glee," 9 p.m. (Fox): A sore throat impacts Rachel's singing; Kurt tries to impress his father; Puck hopes to elevate his social status.
"NCIS: Los Angeles," 9 p.m. (CBS): The team searches for a terrorist who escaped from Army custody during a secretive transfer.
"The Last of the Mohicans" (1992), 9:15 p.m. (TCM): Colonial guide Hawkeye, with his Indian friends, Chingachgook and Uncas, rescue British sisters from the Huron to take them to their father, the commander of Fort William Henry. Based on a book by James Fenimore Cooper.
"Parenthood," 10 p.m. (NBC): Zeek becomes Adam and Kristina's houseguest; Julia enlists the help of an old college flame; Amber feels guilty about betraying Haddie; Crosby contemplates settling down with Jasmine and Jabbar.
"Justified," 10 p.m. (FX): After being suspended from the Marshals service, Raylan faces off with the gangsters who are muscling his ex-wife's new husband.
"Independent Lens," 10 p.m. (KCTS): "The Horse Boy." A family embarks on a physical and spiritual journey from Texas to Mongolia in search of a cure for their son's autism.
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