Wednesday TV Picks: ‘Mob City’ premiere on TNT
TV picks for Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, include the premiere of “Mob City” on TNT, “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” on NBC and “Survivor” on CBS.
Tonight in Prime Time
Frank Darabont (“The Walking Dead,” “The Shawshank Redemption”) is creator/executive producer of this “three-week television event” set in 1940s Los Angeles. The series, based on the novel “L.A. Noir” by John Buntin, stars Jon Bernthal, Ed Burns, Neal McDonough and Jeremy Luke. The first episode looks amazing and features a great guest-star performance by Simon Pegg. Two-hour premiere, 9 p.m. Wednesday on TNT (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Wednesday
“Christmas in Rockefeller Center,” 8 p.m. (NBC): The 81st-annual tree-lighting ceremony in New York; musical guests perform.
“Survivor,” 8 p.m. (CBS): Immunity challenge; a game of tug of war leads to a rare tribal council.
“Disney’s A Christmas Carol” (2009), 8 p.m. (Disney): Miserly Ebenezer Scrooge must face uncomfortable truths when three Christmas spirits take him on a journey through his past, present and future. Animated.
“The Tomorrow People,” 9 p.m. (The CW): Stephen forms a plan in hopes of getting inside Jedikiah’s head; Russell and Cara have an encounter with an uninvited visitor.
“Nashville,” 10 p.m. (ABC): When Maddie wants to spend time with Deacon, Teddy starts to feel he’s being replaced; Lamar asks Rayna to get Tandy to commit to being a character witness; Juliette worries about Layla’s career stealing her spotlight.
“American Horror Story: Coven,” 10 p.m. (FX): Cordelia rallies the girls in the fight to stop Fiona; a dangerous new enemy puts Misty in the cross hairs; the rivalry between Marie Laveau and Delphine comes to a head.
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