Wednesday TV Picks: ‘A Tribute to Mel Brooks’ on TCM
TV picks for Wednesday, July 24, 2013, include “AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks”on TCM, “Criminal Minds” on CBS and “Top Chef Masters” on Bravo.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks’
The American Film Institute gives its 41st annual award to funnyman Mel Brooks in a gala tribute filmed last month. The special looks at Brooks’ personal and film history and features a galaxy of guest stars. 5 p.m. Wednesday on TCM (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Wednesday
“MLB Baseball,” 12:30 p.m. (ROOT): Cleveland Indians at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“BBQ Crawl,” 8 p.m. (Travel): Decatur Jaycee’s Riverfest; Bob Sykes BBQ; Big Bob Gibson’s BBQ.
“Spell-Mageddon,” 9 p.m. (ABC Family): Contestants are distracted while trying to spell challenging words.
“Criminal Minds,” 9 p.m. (CBS): When four men from Oregon go missing, the team looks for a common link; J.J. is upset when her son doesn’t want to celebrate Halloween.
“Dance Kids ATL,” 10 p.m. (TLC): Focuses on a dance studio and its talented and hardworking students in the competitive dance world.
“Top Chef Masters,” 10 p.m. (Bravo): The chefs cook outside for a professional skydiving team.
The New York Times