On TV this Thursday: Bob Barker has a non-showcase showdown on The Bold and the Beautiful, Defiance‘s future is uncertain, Welcome to Sweden brings the Poehlers back together and Garfunkel & Oates face a tough crowd. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Defiance's Last Stand, Sweden Says Farewell and More
The Bold and the Beautiful
TV icon, cone on down! While visiting Liam, Bob Barker (guest-starring as himself) gets into a Happy Gilmore-esque brawl with Wyatt.
Double-episode season finale: Nolan races to save Tommy’s life and stop Irisa’s plan. Then at 9, the fate of Defiance hangs in the balance as Nolan tries to save Irisa from the forces that have been possessing her, while Pilar (guest star Linda Hamilton, Chuck) puts her family in grave danger. (Not yet renewed.)
The Paladins are tested as Saenctum falls under siege. Then at 9, a spy infiltrates the castle and the Paladins face a physical challenge that tests their focus and diligence.
RushA patient introduces Rush to a drug that leads him to a life-changing realization. Elsewhere, Alex gets a taste of Rush’s lifestyle and Eve grows concerned when personal belongings disappear from her apartment.
Welcome to Sweden
Bruce returns to New York to help his
sisterclient (guest star Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation) solve her financial problems, while Emma has trouble dealing with an ex. Then in the season finale at 9:30, Bruce finds himself in a compromising position after a night out with Parks and Rec‘s Aubrey Plaza. (Yep, renewed.)
The Honorable Woman
While in captivity, Atika and Nessa bond over a secret. Also, an academic uncovers corruption that could have far-reaching consequences.
Neil struggles with a work deadline while Grace and Anika go on a college visit.
Repeat to Revisit: As a routine murder investigation leads Holmes and Watson to MI-6, Joan must re-evaluate her relationships with both Sherlock and Mycroft (Rhys Ifans, Neverland).
Garfunkel & Oates
Riki and Kate go into their 1,000th show having to deal with a determined heckler and an audio guy with major attitude.
You're the Worst
Jimmy opens up emotionally — which completely freaks Gretchen out.