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What to Watch Tuesday: The People v. O.J. Simpson finale

Plus: ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ gets a special guest

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Your daily guide to the most interesting stuff happening on TV and streaming. All times Eastern. 

PICK OF THE NIGHT

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

FX, 10 p.m.

Pretty much everyone is looking forward to the finale of this exceptional anthology series — including the people depicted. No, we don’t mean O.J. Simpson (can he even seen it?), but Marcia Clarke, who’s portrayed skillfully in the series by Sarah Paulson. Check out our interview with the real Clarke to find out what she expects to see in the verdict episode. 

RELATED: Sarah Paulson on the scene that humiliated her during The People vs. O.J. Simpson

IDOLATRY

American Idol: American Dream

Fox, 8 p.m.

In the run-up to this week’s finale, the retrospective includes current and former judges, contestants, and Ryan Seacrest suits all sharing their favorite memories from the show’s long run.

BK99 x OITNB

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Fox, 9:30 p.m.

Aida Turturro (a.k.a Tony Soprano’s sister) guest-stars in an episode that has Amy going undercover at a women’s prison. I smell some Orange Is the New Black jokes coming!

CHOW HOUND

Million Dollar Critic

Cooking, 10 p.m.

They say everyone’s a critic these days, but how many people can say they’re million dollar critics? Giles Coren can. The London Times food snob, whose reviews are powerful enough to determine the fates and fortunes of restaurants, comes to America to sample (and critique!) our humble country’s offerings, starting with Tuesday’s premiere in Charleston, S.C.