TV and streaming picks for Wednesday, Nov. 11
“The 54th Annual CMA Awards” (8 p.m., ABC): Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker are our hosts for what is touted as “country music’s biggest night.” Organizers say the event at Nashville’s Music City Center marks the first time this year that the genre’s top stars will come together — safely, and socially distanced — in a single venue. The impressive performer list features, among others, Gabby Barrett, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Florida Georgia Line, Lady A, Miranda Lambert, Ashley McBride, Maren Morris, Charlie Puth, Rascal Flatts and Chris Stapleton. Among the night’s highlights: Charley Pride will be honored with the lifetime achievement award. Meanwhile, Miranda Lambert leads all nominees with seven.
“Chicago Med” (8 p.m., NBC): The trio of NBC’s popular Windy City dramas launch new episodes tonight, starting with “Chicago Med,” which sees the hospital staff adjusting to the new normal of the pandemic. The season premieres of “Chicago Fire” and “Chicago P.D.” follow.
“SWAT” (9 p.m., CBS): In the two-hour Season 4 premiere, Hondo, his father Daniel Sr. (Obba Babatundé) and his teen charge Darryl (Deshae Frost) confront the history of racial tension in Los Angeles between law enforcement and the Black community, through flashbacks to the city in 1992 following the Rodney King verdict. Also, the SWAT team pursues El Diablo’s scattered drug cartel hiding in the city and a Jihadist group detonating bombs in coordinated attacks.
“Chicago Fire” (9 p.m., NBC): In the Season 9 premiere, Firehouse 51 welcomes a new member to the team, whose presence could provide some complications.
“Chicago P.D.” (10 p.m., NBC): The team responds to the shooting of a 5-year-old girl and they must work the case while facing new obstacles that come from the heightened attention on police reform.
Also on Wednesday:
“The Amazing Race” (8 p.m., CBS)
“The Masked Singer” (8 p.m., Fox)
“Nature” (8 p.m., PBS)
“Real Housewives of the OC” (8 p.m., Bravo)
“All Elite Wrestling: Elite” (8 p.m., TNT)
“Coroner” (9 p.m., The CW)
“I Can See Your Face” (9 p.m., Fox)
“Property Brothers” (9 p.m., HGTV)
“Guy’s Grocery Games” (9 p.m., Food Network)
“Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” (10:30 p.m., TBS)
Source:: The Mercury News – Entertainment