Memphis Beat, Downfall, and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

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Series premiere, 9 p.m., ABC

Downfall

In the premiere of this new reality show, contestants stand atop a 10-story building and field trivia questions in order to win a prize. If they answer incorrectly, their loot is thrown over the side of the high-rise.

Season 2 premiere, 9 p.m., TNT

Hawthorne

As Season 2 begins, Christina (Jada Pinkett Smith) and Bobbie (Suleka Mathew) clash with their new supervisor at the run-down hospital where they and the rest of the former Richmond Trinity staffers have been working.

Series premiere, 10 p.m., TNT

Memphis Beat

This brand-new cop show focuses on blues-loving Memphis detective Dwight Hendricks (Jason Lee) and his laid-back crime-fighting tactics. Alfre Woodard also stars as his straight-laced boss.

11:30 p.m., COMEDY

The Colbert Report

Stephen welcomes prominent feminist Gloria Steinem. This should be interesting.

11:35 p.m., NBC

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino stops by to lift up his shirt.

Check local listings

World Cup

Four games today? How can you possibly go to work? Matchups include Mexico v. Uruguay, France v. South Africa, Greece v. Argentina, and Nigeria v. South Korea.

Also on the airwaves...
Wipeout, Season 3 premiere, 8 p.m., AB C
Hell's Kitchen, 8 p.m., FOX
Losing It with Jillian, 8 p.m., NBC
Pretty Little Liars, 8 p.m., ABC Family
America's Got Talent, 9 p.m., NBC
Deadliest Catch, 9 p.m., DSC
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, 10 p.m., BRAVO
The Hills, 10 p.m., MTV
Law and Order: Criminal Intent, 10 p.m., USA
The City, 10:30 p.m., MTV
Double Exposure, 11 p.m., BRAVO
ATP Tennis: Wimbledon early-round play

What are you watching tonight?


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