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What to Watch on Wednesday: Layoff panic on ‘black-ish’

(L-R): Anthony Anderson, Miles Brown, Yara Shahidi, Marsai Martin, Marcus Scribner and Tracee Ellis Ross in “black-ish.”
(L-R): Anthony Anderson, Miles Brown, Yara Shahidi, Marsai Martin, Marcus Scribner and Tracee Ellis Ross in “black-ish.” ABC

black-ish (9:30 p.m., ABC) – Dre has always strived to mirror his life after the model families he grew up watching on TV, so when news spreads that his company is going through layoffs, Dre panics that his family’s reputation will be tarnished if he loses his job. Meanwhile, Bow has something to prove when she’s put in charge of the school auction and refuses to ask the other moms for help. Instead, she enlists the kids who end up doing more harm than good to the family name.

Also on tonight . . .

Arrow (8 p.m., CW) – The team struggles to deal with Laurel’s death, and Diggle is overwhelmed with guilt over choosing to believe Andy had changed.

Heartbeat (8 p.m., NBC) – Alex, Jesse and Millicent fight to save a former heart transplant patient when she sustains life-threatening injuries in a car crash.

Empire (9 p.m., Fox) – Hakeem considers whether or not to be a father to Anika’s child.

Lopez (10 p.m., TV Land) – George returns to his roots, offering to buy championship rings for the local baseball team and considering a land purchase in the old neighborhood.

The Americans (10 p.m., FX) – Both the FBI and the KGB try to find Martha. Poor Martha.

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