On TV this Thursday: The Community finale delves into Greendale’s history, The Crazy Ones try to save a library — and the ad agency — before the season ends, Parenthood‘s finale reminisces about (and re-enacts!) the past, Vikings pull up the anchors and Scandal goes out with a boom. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm Hell’s Kitchen (Fox) | Things go downhill when one chef serves an undercooked dish. (Psst, contestant: If you say it’s part of the “raw food revolution,” people will think you’re just trendy.)
8 pm Community (NBC) | Season finale: The group delves into the legend of Greendale’s former Dean Russell Borchert (Chris Elliott, Eagleheart) and looks into his disappearance after a personal scandal in the 1970s. (Watch an exclusive sneak preview.) (Not yet renewed; check status.)
8:30 pm Parks and Recreation (NBC) | Leslie and Ben hold a charity auction to raise funds for the unity concert; Donna asks Ron for help with her ex-boyfriend (Key & Peele’s Keegan Michael-Key).
9 pm Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) | Cristina asks Meredith for help in preparing her acceptance speech for her possible Harper Avery win.
9 pm Reign (The CW) | When Mary’s brother James arrives in France and wants Mary to return to Scotland, Francis gets suspicious. (Read what star Adelaide Kane has to tease about the run-up to the season finale.)
9 pm The Crazy Ones (CBS) | One-hour season finale: Simon and the team try an unorthodox idea to save a library; a corporation wants to buy out the ad agency… and Simon’s ex-wife (Marilu Henner, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) has the deciding vote. Brad Garrett returns and Gayle King (CBS This Morning) and Melody Thomas Scott (The Young and the Restless) guest-star. (Not yet renewed; check status.)
9:30 pm Surviving Jack (Fox) | Jack and Joanne take full advantage of the kids being out of the house for Homecoming Night.
10 pm Scandal (ABC) | Season finale: The candidates will do anything to get votes on Election Day; Olivia tries to understand Maya’s motives. (Get scoop and make sure to stick around for showrunner Shonda Rhimes’ appearance on Jimmy Kimmel’s “Behind the Scandalabra” episode at 11:35.) (Not yet renewed; check status.)
10 pm Parenthood (NBC) | Season finale: Adam and Crosby reminisce about their childhood and even do some reenacting; Haddie returns home for the summer with a surprise. (Not yet renewed; check status.)
10 pm Vikings (History) | Ragnar, Horik and Lagertha set sail for Wessex, but Ragnar and Horik have different ideas about the purpose of the trip. (See what series creator Michael Hirst has to say about the next few episodes.)
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