What to Watch Tonight

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Top Chef's XL BBQ and More


On TV this Thursday: Carrie Fisher’s antepenultimate Star Wars appearance, Top Chef contestants cook for a former Blowfish and Runway Junior settles into its regular time slot. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Lifetime
    Project Runway

    In this reunion special, the designers gather to reflect on the highs and lows of their Season 15 journeys. (Read finale recap.)

  • The CW
    DC's Legends of Tomorrow

    Repeat to Revisit: The Legends get mixed up in the JSA’s mission in Nazi-occupied Paris. (On the move when it returns in January.)

  • NBC
    Superstore

    Repeat to Revisit: In the fall finale of TV’s most underrated comedy, the Cloud 9 employees get food poisoning on Black Friday. (Get return date.)

  • NBC
    The Good Place

    Repeat to Revisit: In the fall finale, Eleanor gets upset when Chidi makes a new connection. (Get return date; find out why Season 1 is only 13 episodes.)

  • Lifetime
    Project Runway Junior

    Time slot premiere: The designers meet with Hannah and Tim at a rooftop pool, where they are given their first unconventional materials challenge.

  • NBC
    America's Got Talent Holiday Spectacular

    Encore presentation: Grace VanderWaal, Jackie Evancho, The Clairvoyants, Mat Franco and Piff the Magic Dragon return. (View NBC midseason schedule.)

  • The CW
    Supernatural

    Repeat to Revisit: Dean, Castiel and Mary get a lead on Sam’s whereabouts; Crowley learns Lucifer has taken over the body of a rock star. (Get scoop, return date.)

  • Starz
    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    In one of TFA‘s first airings since Carrie Fisher’s passing, this first installment in the space saga’s third trilogy stars the late actress as General Leia Organa.

  • Bravo
    Top Chef

    BBQ master Rodney Scott tasks the chefs with prepping an entire hog and three side dishes for 150 barbecue enthusiasts, including musician Darius Rucker.

  • ABC
    Modern Family

    Repeat to Revisit: Phil makes the mistake of introducing Haley to weatherman Rainer Shine (Castle‘s Nathan Fillion). (Get return date.)