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‘Faking It’

In that eternal high-school struggle to become popular, two best friends (Katie Stevens and Rita Volk) are “outed” as a couple in this new comedy. Since it’s paired with the fun, similarly set “Awkward,” this show has the potential to be another hit. Series premiere, 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, on MTV (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Tuesday

“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners (live).

“Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD,” 8 p.m. (ABC): As the world is turned upside down, Coulson tries to save his one true love; the mystery of the Cellist is revealed.

“Pioneers of Television,” 8 p.m. (KCTS): Actors Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards, Gloria Reuben and Eriq LaSalle reveal the secrets of “ER”; Howie Mandel, Ed Begley Jr. and Christina Pickles talk about “St. Elsewhere.”

“Deadliest Catch,” 9 p.m. (Discovery): With a shortened season, the fleet works harder to make the market deadline; a boat goes up in flames.

“About a Boy,” 9:01 p.m. (NBC): When Laurie and Andy have a game night, Will invites Sam (Adrianne Palicki); Marcus feels apprehensive about his new baby-sitter.

“Fargo,” 10 p.m. (FX): Molly begins to suspect that Lester is involved with the slayings; Malvo investigates the blackmail plot against a man known as the Supermarket King.

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