Tuesday TV Picks: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox
TV picks for Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, include the series premiere of "The Mindy Project" on Fox; "Go On" on NBC; and "Vegas" on CBS.
Tonight in Prime Time
'The Mindy Project'
Mindy Kaling, the Emmy Award-nominated writer/producer from "The Office," stars in this new series about a single doctor obsessed with romantic comedies. The pilot is breezy and funny — and introduces us to a capable cast of comedic actors (Chris Messina, Ed Weeks, Stephen Tobolowsky) and situations. Series premiere 9:30 p.m. Tuesday on Fox (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Tuesday
"Go On," 9 p.m. (NBC): Ryan is ecstatic when he's finally invited to play in Jeremy Roenick's hockey game; Anne asks Ryan to a wedding.
"Frontline," 9 p.m. (KCTS): "Dropout Nation": Teachers and counselors work tirelessly to help four troubled students graduate at Houston's Sharpstown High School.
"Mysteries at the Museum," 9 p.m. (Travel): A deadly tonic; prison break that took a year to accomplish; a wheel that aided in a crime spree.
"Private Practice," 10 p.m. (ABC): Addison enjoys her burgeoning romance; Violet is worried when Pete doesn't show up to his preliminary court hearing; Charlotte shares a secret with Cooper; Sheldon and his ex-wife rekindle their romance.
"Vegas," 10 p.m. (CBS): When rancher Ralph Lamb becomes a sheriff, he begins investigating the murder of the governor's niece and instantly clashes with mobster Vincent Savino.
"Brickleberry," 10:30 p.m. (Comedy Central): A new ranger comes to town; Malloy is put on a diet.
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