Wednesday, January 24, 2018
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SERIES PREMIERE The Killer Speaks, 10 p.m., A&E A show in which the people who killed bunches of folks talk on camera about their crimes. In case soccer moms wanted to know how sickos felt about killing someone, molesting the body and then setting it on fire.

SEASON FINALE Archer, 10 p.m., FX A Sealab 2021 crossover with Jon Hamm as the voice of the villain is perhaps the best way this season could end. Even better: There will be a next season, FX has confirmed.

SERIES PREMIERE The Moment, 10 p.m., USA Kurt Warner, who stocked shelves at a Hy-Vee in Iowa between college and his two-time NFL MVP career, helps people get a second shot at a profession they always wanted to try. Expect a lot of people from journalism to be on that show.

SEASON FINALE Legit, 10:30 p.m., FX Kate Luyben, the actress who played the prostitute that Jim Jeffries took Steve's brother Billy to in the pilot, got pregnant with Jim's baby in real life. So how do you make lemonade here? Have her show up pregnant with Billy's baby on the show.

— Joshua Gillin [email protected]

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