Expect preemptions as President Obama gives a prime-time address about Syria on Tuesday at 9 p.m. All the broadcast networks (NBC, ABC, Fox, CBS and WETA) will carry the speech, along with the usual cable news channels, including CNN, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network.
Documentary “American Masters: Billie Jean King” (WETA, MPT at 8), profiling the tennis legend, is reviewed by Hank Stuever on Page C1.
Get the tissues ready for “Hero Dogs of 9/11” (Animal Planet at 8) as three survivors of the Sept. 11 attacks talk about how rescue dogs saved their lives at Ground Zero.
FINALE WATCH: One male dancer and one female dancer are named champions on “So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox at 8), with appearances by guest judges Paula Abdul and Adam Shankman. (Note: Set your DVRs accordingly, as the episode will stop for the president’s speech and then resume afterward, so the show will run well past 10 p.m.).