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What to Watch on Tuesday: ‘People v. O.J.’ is must-watch TV

David Schwimmer (left) as Robert Kardashian and John Travolta as Robert Shapiro in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”
David Schwimmer (left) as Robert Kardashian and John Travolta as Robert Shapiro in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.” Ray Mickshaw/FX

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (10 p.m., FX) – The premiere of Ryan Murphy’s miniseries dramatizing the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman in 1994 and the trial of O.J. Simpson that followed. Even if you think you’ve seen all you need to see about this, tune in. The casting is brilliant and the execution is terrific. Read our full review and watch videos from “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”

Also on tonight . . .

Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials (8 p.m., CBS) –Boomer Esiason and Katharine McPhee host a countdown of the best of 50 years of Super Bowl commercials.

The Muppets (8:30 p.m., ABC) – The crew returns from hiatus feeling rested and recharged – until a branding guru is brought in to revamp the show.

Murder of a President (9 p.m., UNC-TV) – In this American Experience documentary, the life of President James Garfield is examined, including his rise to power and the aftermath of his assassination.

iZombie (9 p.m., CW) – A young librarian, who secretly wrote erotic fiction, is murdered.

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