What to Watch Thursday: NPH on The Out List, Mrs. C Shrinks Sheen, Graceland Dissent & More

The Out ListOn TV this Thursday: Graceland guys disagree about guns and gangs, gay actors are among those on HBO’s Out List, Does Someone Have to Go? does just that and Independence Day-saster tries to prevent an alien nation. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.

8 pm The Hero (TNT) | After The Rock reveals a huge twist in the game, contestants leap off a building, climb a 40-story abandoned elevator shaft and attempt a daunting open-water swim.

8 pm The Vampire Diaries (The CW) | Repeat to Revisit: Make sure you’ve got tissues (or a heart of stone) to help you deal with the last few minutes of the hour, which feature this exchange: “I can’t do this, Elena. Not anymore.” “I know.” 

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9 pm Independence Day-Saster (Syfy) | In this TV-movie, an alien invasion shuts down America’s defenses (gee, wonder where they got that idea?), and it’s up to Jeff Goldblum and Will Smith the President’s brother and a renegade scientist to defeat the intergalactic bad guys. Tom Everett Scott (Southland), Ryan Merriman (Pretty Little Liars) star.

9 pm Burn Notice (USA Network) | Fiona and Madeline frame a corrupt Russian bureaucrat to help Michael free a prisoner in Cuba.

9 pm Does Someone Have to Go? (Fox) | Season finale: The staff of True Home Value decides the professional fate of three underperforming employees. (Not yet renewed.)

9 pm Intervention (A&E) | A 23-year-old heroin addict wastes his life in his parents’ basement. (Thank goodness this is the final season, because I can’t take much more of this heartache.)

9 pm Anger Management (FX) | Back-to-back episodes: Charlie sees an unorthodox new therapist (guest-star Marion Ross, Happy Days), and Charlie steals a hot woman from an angry nerd. (Note: Tonight’s first episode previously aired on Fox.)

9:30 pm The Out List (HBO) | This super-timely collection of firsthand accounts examines what it means to be gay in America. Interviewees include daytime-TV host Ellen DeGeneres, How I Met Your Mother‘s Neil Patrick Harris, Sex and the City‘s Cynthia Nixon and The New Adventures of Old Christine‘s Wanda Sykes.

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10 pm Graceland (USA Network) | A Nigerian drug lord recruits Mike to give gang members pointers on shooting — and Briggs doesn’t like it.

10 pm Wilfred (FX) | Back-to-back episodes: Ryan doesn’t trust his sister’s new dude, and then he and Wilfred attend a dog-training class solely to charm a girl.

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



Comments (21)

  • Motive on ABC at 9pm
    Graceland on USA at 10pm

    Comment by Maryann – June 27, 2013 04:56 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland at 10pm. I thought I wasn’t going to like this show but it is one if my favorite shows right now since the summer season hasn’t really started yet. I watched t since it is from the creater of white collar. Which is one of the good summer shows.

    Comment by Nicole – June 27, 2013 05:46 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Southland was the Best show since HBO’s the Soprano…………when the final episode show TNT will not be on my cable line up!

      Comment by sheryl Henderson – June 27, 2013 10:57 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland
    Wilfred

    Comment by LynnH – June 27, 2013 05:50 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice and Rookie Blue!!!!!

    Comment by Kira – June 27, 2013 06:09 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Out List

    Comment by Eric7740 – June 27, 2013 06:58 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Motive and Rookie Blue!!

    Comment by hmyers – June 27, 2013 07:16 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • No mention of Rookie Blue on the list?? I will watch that and record Graceland.

    Comment by sarah – June 27, 2013 07:31 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Rookie Blue has a separate article about this week’s episode and is linked above.

      Comment by Meg – June 27, 2013 07:55 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Rookie Blue live, Graceland DVR

    Comment by Margaret – June 27, 2013 07:54 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice, Graceland, Rookie Blue and I’ll probably DVR Motive just for kicks.

    Comment by wrstlgirl – June 27, 2013 07:55 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Nothing for me tonight but I’ll start my own weekend off right tomorrow to go see White House Down.

    Comment by Jack Bauer 2.0 – June 27, 2013 08:02 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • BATB repeat.

    Comment by Jared – June 27, 2013 08:05 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I will watch Burn Notice and DVR Intervention. I know the subject matter is hard to take, but it offers a lot of insight into addiction and is instructional as well.

    Comment by Dianne – June 27, 2013 08:14 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland.

    Comment by Joey – June 27, 2013 08:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Out List and Wilfred.

    Comment by Nicole – June 27, 2013 11:05 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Out List, Tabatha Takes Over (season finale) and Chopped.

    Comment by Roni – June 27, 2013 11:33 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I liked the Black list so I will check out the Out List

    Comment by mime – June 27, 2013 12:48 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Graceland and Zach Stone

    Comment by Andy – June 27, 2013 02:33 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice and Graceland.

    Comment by Sable – June 27, 2013 02:36 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Burn Notice, Graceland, Motive and Rookie Blue.

    Comment by Steve – June 27, 2013 03:12 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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