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“Teen Wolf,” season IV premiere, MTV. Sometimes viewers just want to shutter their intellect and be entertained. This seems to be the idea behind “Teen,” a vampire fantasy that features decent production values, a telegenic cast, a sprinkling of violence and girl power, all easily trumping story and character development. Last season was “Wolf’s” best, as ratings grew 50% with +3-day playback, averaging 2.7 (persons 12-34) and 3.1mln total viewers. It’s also MTV’s most social series ever. — “Rizzoli and Isles,” Tues, 9p, TNT. Light entertainment is the priority, with characters barely moving beyond stereotypes. Fortunately, rough-edged detective Rizzoli (gorgeous Angie Harmon) and polished medical examiner Isles ( Sasha Alexander) are strong enough to carry a crime series where the tension of police work is broken with side plots and attempts at humor. You can’t argue with numbers, though; entering season 5 last week, “R&I” was among cable’s top 3 series for the past 3 years. — “Almost Royal,” premiere, Sat, 10p ET, BBC America. The net’s first original comedy is a quirky gem, hewing to BBC Am’s formula that mixes British and American elements. The faux docu-series follows young royal siblings Poppy and Georgie Carlton on their first U.S. tour. An entertaining interview with them at cablefax.com yields precious few insights into these enigmatic yet hilarious aristocrats. – Seth Arenstein

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