On TV this Thursday: An attempted Murder is solved, the Peacock is just about done getting played, Seth Rogen stages an epic Battle and Dennis Quaid receives an Artsy education. Here are 13 programs to keep on your radar:
'TGIT' and Other Fall Finales, Lip Sync Special and More
The Art of More
Series premiere (all 10 episodes): Crime and corruption emerge as four elitists spar over multimillion-dollar auctions; Dennis Quaid (Vegas), Kate Bosworth (Superman Returns), Christian Cooke (Magic City) and Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride) star.
Fall finale: First responders are rushed to the hospital from a nearby wildfire; Maggie and Andrew attempt to keep things professional. (“TGIT” resumes in February.)
Fall finale: Luke and Noah’s destinies are entangled as Malina unleashes the full extent of her power; Carlos faces a violent past.
The Vampire Diaries
Stefan and Damon confront Lily regarding Julian’s manipulative ways, leading to the reveal of a secret. (Is Caroline’s [Spoiler] the craziest twist of all time?)
The Big Bang Theory
Sheldon and Amy spend Thanksgiving at an aquarium; Wolowitz, Bernadette, Raj and Emily volunteer at a soup kitchen. (Is [Spoiler] on the horizon for Shamy?!)
Fall finale: Olivia is perturbed by her First Lady-like duties; Mellie puts her power on full display. (Who did Shonda kill off because she didn’t like the actor?)
Fall finale: Abbie and Ichabod face their greatest danger yet as they deal with lasting implications of the shard.
Fall finale: Red and Liz are separated when the criminal finds himself in danger; Samar chooses to help Liz, no matter how risky the decision. (Hmm, is Liz pregnant?)
Addicted to the rush of helping fellow addicts, Christy and Bonnie take on a new “project” — which just so happens to look a lot like Judy Greer.
How to Get Away With Murder
Fall finale: Annalise’s shooter is revealed as ADA Sinclair uncovers new details in the Hapstall case. (Here are the odds on 15 possible shooter suspects.)
Season finale: Alex and Cassandra team up to assure his next assignment brings him closer to Ginny, all while avoiding Mr. Johnson. (Unofficially cancelled.)
Lip Sync Battle
Holiday special: Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie compete in an hour-long battle in support of their new film, The Night Before.
Season 1 finale: After receiving an exciting job offer, Karen talks to Paul about the future; the Chubbys put together a farewell party. (Not yet renewed.)