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What to Watch Wednesday: Hugh Laurie headlines Chance

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



Hulu, streaming

Sure, there’s a new streaming series debuting pretty much every hour these days, and it can be hard to figure out which ones are really worth your time. But this one has something the others don’t: Hugh freakin’ Laurie. It’ll be his first starring TV series role since the late great House (not counting the Night Manager miniseries and his supporting role on Veep, of course). Check out our review here


Presidential Debate

Various, 9 p.m.

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton duke it out one last time before the election, while Gary Johnson watches from home.

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The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

CBS, 11:35 p.m.

Speaking of Chance and the presidential race… Stephen Colbert will cover both tonight! His first guest is none other than Hugh Laurie himself, while his other will be Nate Silver, a.k.a. the FiveThirtyEight election guru. Plus, Paul Reiser will be there.