On TV Tonight, Sunday 1/27: THE WIRE, BREAKING BAD, and more…

Daemon's Choice

The Russell Girl

THE RUSSELL GIRL – 9pm CBS
Sarah Russell (Tamblyn), a 23-year-old aspiring medical school student, visits her loving family to share some important news, but instead finds herself attempting to finally confront a difficult period from her past.
Watch the promo for The Russell Girl here.

Journey to the Center of the Earth

JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH – 9pm ION
After noted explorer Edward Dennison vanishes, a search party, headed by anthropologist Jonathan Brock, embarks on a mission to trace Dennison’s last known tracks through a secret passage in Alaska—a gateway to the very center of the Earth. What the team discovers is an underworld tribe of primitive warriors and prehistoric dangers unknown to civilization. (Source: RHI Entertainment)
Watch a promo and preview clips of Journey to the Center of the Earth here.

The Wire

THE WIRE “Transitions” – 9pm HBO
Omar returns from his self-imposed exile and begins to plot revenge for the murder of a former associate; Gus bemoans the lack of a city-court reporter when the Sun misses out on a grand-jury probe; Carcetti’s desire to get rid of Burrell comes with strings attached; Freamon contacts an old partner for help with McNulty’s investigation of the deaths of homeless men; Marlo has an eye on the future in his dealings with the Greeks. (Source: TV Guide)

American Dad

AMERICAN DAD “Oedipal Panties” – 9:30pm FOX
When Stan’s mom gets dumped for the umpteenth time by a boyfriend, she comes running to Stan for support. Feeling threatened by her always-visiting mother-in-law, Francine is determined to cut Stan’s umbilical cord and figure out what keeps going wrong with the men in her life. Like a regular Cagney & Lacey, Francine and Roger go undercover to solve the case. Meanwhile, Klaus gives Steve the ick.

Breaking Bad

BREAKING BAD “Cat’s in the Bag…” – 10 pm AMC
Walter and Jesse dispose of the complicated mess in the RV. Skyler (Anna Gunn) suspects Walter is involved with Jesse (Aaron Paul). The situation gets more desperate after the flip of a coin.