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What to Watch on Tuesday: Hugh Laurie in AMC’s ‘Night Manager’

Hugh Laurie as Richard Onslow Roper in “The Night Manager” on AMC.
Hugh Laurie as Richard Onslow Roper in “The Night Manager” on AMC.

The Night Manager (10 p.m., AMC) – This new 6-episode British series with Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston follows a hotel night manager (Hiddleston) who receives a call for help from an elegant guest, drawing him into the terrifying world of a terrible man (Laurie). It sounds pretty good .... check out this review of “Night Manager.

Also on tonight . . .

Containment (9 p.m., CW) – A new series about a quarantine in Atlanta after a deadly outbreak of a mysterious disease. A policeman tries to keep peace while doctors race to find a way to stem the epidemic.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (9 p.m., Fox) – In the Season 3 finale, the precinct suspects Holt is in danger after efforts to track down Adrian Pimento’s hit man take an unexpected turn.

Chicago Med (9 p.m., NBC) –Dr. Choi is tested when an erratic patient takes drastic measures.

Frontline: Children of Syria (10 p.m., UNC-TV) – This documentary special, filmed over three years, follows four children who survive war-torn Aleppo, Syria, and escape to a new life in Germany.

Limitless (10 p.m., CBS) – The FBI and the Department of Justice race to find the lab producing NZT as the drug floods the streets of New York City, threatening to become a national epidemic.