Wednesday TV Picks: ‘Burton and Taylor’ on BBC America
TV picks for Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, include “Burton and Taylor” on BBC America, “Revolution” on NBC and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” on CBS.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘Burton and Taylor’
Dominic West (“The Hour,” “The Wire”) and Helena Bonham Carter (“Les Misérables,” “The King’s Speech”) star as Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in this new film that will hopefully erase all memory of that other TV film about the Hollywood couple that aired earlier this year. It follows Burton and Taylor as they prepare for a 1983 stage revival of Noel Coward’s “Private Lives.” 6 and 8 p.m. Wednesday on BBC America (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Wednesday
“Toy Story of Terror!,” 8 p.m. (ABC): When Woody, Buzz and the gang stop at a motel, one of them goes missing and the rest must figure out what is going on before they suffer the same fate.
“Revolution,” 8 p.m. (NBC): Monroe and Charlie’s relationship changes; Rachel’s curiosity and increased awareness threatens to be her undoing; Neville manipulates patriot power brokers.
“The Tomorrow People,” 9 p.m. (CW): Stephen seeks help when Ultra tries to probe his brain; when Ultra’s evil motives are exposed, John wants Stephen to act as a spy.
“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” 10 p.m. (CBS): The team is brought in to investigate when contestants on a cooking show accidentally eat human flesh during the competition.
“American Horror Story: Coven,” 10 p.m. (FX): Fiona helps Zoe and Madison deal with a horrible tragedy; Delphine LaLaurie struggles to adjust to modern life; Cordelia faces a dark decision about her family.
“Key & Peele,” 10:30 p.m. (Comedy Central): Sketches include Keegan getting too high; a soccer player doing anything to draw a red card; two sex experts giving advice.
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