TV picks: Wednesday, Oct. 24
“The Houstons: On Our Own”
REALITY. Did “get your own reality TV show” become a step in the grieving process? Not long after the untimely death of pop superstar Whitney Houston, cameras started rolling to chronicle the life of the singer’s 19-year-old daughter, Bobbi Kristina, and those closest to her/her newfound inheritance.
Series premiere, 9 p.m., Lifetime
“My Grandmother’s Ravioli”
REALITY. The affable Mo Rocca travels the country looking for the nation’s best recipes — which, of course, are those passed down from your grandparents.
Series premiere, 8:30 p.m., Cooking Channel
COMEDY. It’s Halloween, and the only thing scarier than Brick’s strange reaction to eating too much candy is Sue receiving her learner’s permit.
8 p.m., ABC
“Law & Order: SVU”
DRAMA. Tom Sizemore and Hamish Linklater guest star on the drama’s 300th episode, which finds the kidnapping of a young boy eerily reminiscent of a similar crime that happened 13 years ago.
300th episode, 9 p.m., NBC