‘Horror’ Returns To Tell Stories Wednesday Night
American Horror Story: Coven — The outlandish scare-fest returns for Round 3 and this time the setting is New Orleans, where Jessica Lange runs a finishing school for witches. Lange plays the Prada-wearing Fiona, an all-powerful spell-caster who finds herself trying to fend off multiple adversaries. The impressive cast also includes Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett and Sarah Paulson. 10 p.m. Wednesday, FX.
Sunday: Trick or treating arrives a bit early with the The Simpsons 24th Treehouse of Horror episode. Among the highlights: Bart is decapitated in a kite accident. D’oh! 8 p.m., Fox.
Monday: Valentine Road is a documentary that revisits the shocking 2008 murder of Lawrence “Larry” King, a 15-year-old Southern California resident who had begun exploring his gender identity. The film raises issues about the safety of LGBT teens and the ability to prevent such tragedies. 9 p.m., HBO.
Tuesday: “Second chances” is the theme as The Biggest Loser returns to deal with more weighty issues. Among the contestants: Season 2 American Idol winner Ruben Studdard and Olympic weightlifter Holley Mangold. 8 p.m., NBC.
Wednesday: Stephen Amell — and his highly acclaimed abs — are back for Season 2 of Arrow. The saga picks up five months after our hero failed to halt Malcolm Merlyn’s destructive assault on the Glades district. 8 p.m., The CW.
Thursday: Once Upon a Time in Wonderland is lavish spin off of Once Upon a Time that whisks viewers down the rabbit hole to a psychedelic fantasyland. Sophie Lowe stars as the new kick-butt Alice. 8 p.m., ABC.
Thursday: We’re expecting a mix of tears and joyous memories in tonight’s Glee episode, titled The Quarterback. It’s a farewell tribute to Finn Hudson, the likable character played by Cory Monteith, who died of a drug overdose in July. 8 p.m., Fox.
Friday: Jorge Garcia drops in on former Lost co-star Daniel Dae Kim during tonight’s edition of Hawaii Five-0. He plays a conspiracy theorist who helps the team solve a double murder. 9 p.m., CBS.
Saturday: Bruce Willis joins the fun on Saturday Night Live, serving as the show’s host for a second time. Katy Perry is the musical guest. 11:30 p.m., NBC.