What to Watch Tonight: Burn Notice Is Back, Rock Hero, Las Vegas Reunion, NBA Finals and More

Burn Notice-Season 7On TV this Thursday: Burn Notice smolders for one final season, the NBA Finals get underway, USA Network takes you to Graceland and Men at Work‘s season finale says viva Las Vegas. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.

8 pm The Hero (TNT) | Series premiere: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is mentor/motivator to nine contestants in this competition, which includes physical, mental and moral feats.

8 pm Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night (ABC) | For the sixth year in a row, the late-night host hits primetime to cue up each game of the NBA Finals. First up, Kimmel is joined by the Fresh (or not-so-fresh) Prince himself, Will Smith.

8 pm Hell’s Kitchen (Fox) | The chefs serve a dinner crowd that includes Suburgatory‘s Jeremy Sisto and Extra host Maria Menounos.

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9 pm Burn Notice (USA Network) | Final season premiere: Picking up nine months later, as Michael helps a terrorist steal defense equipment, Jesse and Sam learn that their buddy’s life may be — wait for it — in danger. Adrian Pasdar (The Lying Game) and Stephen Martines (General Hospital) guest-star. (Get scoop!)

9 pm 72 Hours (TNT) | Series premiere: This new competition drops its contestants in a foreign locale – tonight, in the waters off Fiji — gives them one bottle of water and a GPS and then asks them to work in teams of three to locate a briefcase full of cash within [see show title].

9 pm NBA Finals: Game 1 (ABC) | The San Antonio Spurs battle the Miami Heat, in Miami.

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10 pm Graceland (USA Network) | Series premiere: White Collar creator Jeff Eastin brings you this drama, which stars Daniel Sunjata (Rescue Me) and Aaron Tveit (Les Miserables) and follows six undercover federal agents who live in a SoCal beachfront mansion. (Meet the roomies using our handy character guide.)

10 pm Hannibal (NBC) | Dr. Gideon (returning guest star Eddie Izzard) is on the loose and targeting psychiatrists who have profiled him — so Alana may want to add a few hundred deadbolts to her door.

10 pm In the Flesh (BBC America) | Series premiere: This three-part endeavor follows teenager Kieren Walker (played by British actor Luke Newberry), who committed suicide four years ago but then rose from the dead in a mini zombie apocalypse. After months of rehab and meds, the undead – or rather, “victims of Partially Deceased Syndrome” – are now being returned to their homes. Will Kieren be able to deal with his family, the community that rejected him and the flashbacks of what he did in his walking dead state? (Note: Parts 2 and 3 will air at 10 pm Friday and Saturday, respectively.)

10 pm Men at Work (TBS) | Season finale: Gibbs searches for a woman (played by James Lesure’s Las Vegas co-star Marsha Thomason) who caught his eye at a wedding. (Watch a sneak peek.) Then, after a little moonshine, another marriage takes everyone by surprise. Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Franklin & Bash) also guest-stars. Not yet renewed; find out its current status.

Hit the comments with your must-see picks from tonight’s lineup!

Comments (25)

  • As much as I have loved Burn Notice in the past it is time for it to go. So glad they get a true ending.

    Burn Notice
    Already seen Graceland but want to see a couple more episodes.
    NBA Finals.

    Comment by Tori Melching (@lizjaxe) – June 6, 2013 04:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Hannibal

    Comment by SK – June 6, 2013 04:31 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Live
    Burn Notice

    DVR (guilty “reality” pleasures for catch up later)
    Pawn Stars
    The Hero

    Comment by kirads09 – June 6, 2013 04:52 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • “Save Me” and “Hannibal”

    Comment by Adam L. (@UpstateAdamL) – June 6, 2013 05:03 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn notice firstly and I’ll watch graceland a bit later when I got time for it, I am watching these damn us tv shows online anyways.. :/

    Comment by Kresh – June 6, 2013 05:05 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The pilot episode for Graceland was available on demand & I enjoyed it. I hope it does well.

    Comment by Jim – June 6, 2013 05:31 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Men At Work. Hope the show gets renewed for season 3.

    Comment by Joey – June 6, 2013 06:49 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • NBA Finals. My money’s on the Miami Heat to win another title. Really don’t like the San Antonio Spurs so much.

    Comment by Jack Bauer 2.0 – June 6, 2013 07:10 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice for certain. I don’t usually like zombies, but I usually enjoy the BBC America shows, so I’ll give In the Flesh a try.

    Comment by Moxie – June 6, 2013 07:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Grease on AMC. Haven’t seen it for a while and it’s better than most of what’s on.

    Comment by lyn – June 6, 2013 07:32 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • In the Flesh.

    Comment by Fran Anderson – June 6, 2013 07:42 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland, Hannibal, In the Flesh, 72 Hours. My hubby still watches Burn Notice. I gave up on that last year.

    Comment by Mel – June 6, 2013 07:43 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Greatest Event in Television History!

    Comment by Jaclyn – June 6, 2013 08:04 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • What is?

      Comment by TV Gord – June 6, 2013 08:15 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • A show on the Adult Swim channel. This is the 2nd Greatest Event. The first was a parody with John Hamm of Simon & Simon.

        Comment by Jane – June 6, 2013 09:03 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I’m not a basketball fan, but I never miss Jimmy Kimmel’s Game Night specials! They are frequently hilarious and always entertaining!

    Comment by TV Gord – June 6, 2013 08:12 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The First 48, Beyond Scared Straight, and maybe Hell’s Kitchen (hope Jeremy Piven and Maria Menounos get fed… when Kelly Hu was there a couple of weeks ago, Chef Ramsey “SHUT IT DOWN!” before her order got sent out).

    Comment by Steve F. – June 6, 2013 08:41 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice and Graceland for me. Basically all USA.

    Comment by Justin – June 6, 2013 10:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland because of Jeff Eastin and Aaron Tveit. I’m still angry at TNT for the end of Leverage though. I worry that hole will never heal.

    Comment by Andy – June 6, 2013 01:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Men at Work, Graceland, and Hannibal! (I hate that they’re all on at the same time though!)

    Comment by CJ – June 6, 2013 02:00 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice, Hannibal.

    Comment by bobbie – June 6, 2013 03:40 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • And, In the Flesh.

    Comment by bobbie – June 6, 2013 03:41 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • burn notice graceland

    Comment by Kerry – June 6, 2013 06:15 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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