TV and streaming picks for Wednesday, May 26
“The Masked Singer” (8 p.m., Fox): Another wacky season comes to a dramatic end. In the season finale, all three finalists will perform and all three will have their identities revealed. But only one will go home with the Golden Mask Trophy, which is sure to wind up on a prominent shelf in the garage.
“Chicago Fire” (9 p.m., NBC): Uh oh. The title of tonight’s season finale is “No Survivors.” Sounds ominous. In the story line, the firehouse reacts to some exciting news, a mysterious stranger arrives and a shocking call takes Severide’s breath away. Executive producer Derek Haas recently told TV Guide that the last 10 minutes of the episode “will be as intense — and as big — as anything we’ve ever done.” The finale airs between thre season finales of “Chicago Med” and “Chicago P.D.”
“SEAL Team” (9 p.m., CBS): In the season finale, Bravo takes a devastating hit that will change the team forever, and forces each member to make major personal decisions.
“Nova” (9 p.m., PBS): The science series turns its attention to the “Great Electric Airplane Race” in this hourlong installment. It looks at an array of promising new electric aircraft on the horizon and takes viewers for a ride in some impressive prototypes that are already flying. Included: An exclusive glimpse of an electric air taxi from Joby, a company based in Santa Cruz that has been working in secret for years to develop their prototype. The company aims to build millions of eVTOLs—revolutionizing not just aviation, but transportation writ large. The company, reportedly worth 6.6 billion dollars upon going public, seems poised to deliver on the audacious goal.
“Crime Scene Kitchen” (9 p.m., Fox): Can you walk into a kitchen and figure out what’s been baked solely by the ingredients and clues left behind?Hosted by Joel McHale, this new culinary competition begins each episode at the scene of the crime — a kitchen that was just used to make an amazing mouth-watering dessert that has since disappeared. The chef teams of two are challenged to scour the kitchen for clues and ingredients to figure out what was baked. Next, each team must duplicate the recipe based on their guess.
“S.W.A.T.” (10 p.m., CBS): In the Season 4 finale, the bombing of a Los Angeles police station puts the city on edge, leading the team to a final showdown with a group of domestic extremists. Also, Hondo faces the fallout from a bold decision that threatens his future, and Tan takes a big step in his personal life.
“The Bold Type” (10 p.m., Freeform): As the fashion magazine drama series launches its six-episode swan song, Jane, Kat and Sutton find themselves “on the brink of defining who they really are and how best to leave their mark on the world.” Carson Kressley guest stars as himself in the season opener.
Also on Wednesday:
“Kung Fu” (8 p.m., The CW)
“Chicago Med,” Season finale (8 p.m., NBC)
“Press Your Luck” (8 p.m., ABC)
“Kids Say the Darndest Things” (8 p.m., CBS)
“Life at the Waterhole” (8 p.m., PBS)
“Property Brothers” (8 p.m., HGTV)
“Killer Couples” (8 p.m., Oxygen)
“Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (8 p.m., Bravo)
“Nancy Drew” (9 p.m., The CW)
“The $100,000 Pyramid” (9 p.m., ABC)
“Expedition Unknown” (9 p.m., Discovery)
“Chicago P.D.,” Season finale (10 p.m., NBC)
“A Million Little Things” (10 p.m., ABC)
“Queen of the South” (10 p.m., USA)