What to Watch Tonight

Mom's New Man, Girls Visit the Actors Studio and More


On TV this Thursday: Mom takes interest in a JAG alum, CNN documents the History of Comedy, Supernatural deals with a bout of enchanted memory loss and MasterChef Junior returns. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Bravo
    Inside the Actors Studio

    Ahead of the HBO comedy’s final season (premiering Sunday), Girls‘ Lena Dunham, Jemima Kirke, Zosia Mamet and Allison Williams sit down with James Lipton.

  • Fox
    MasterChef Junior

    Season 5 premiere: Sixteen tykes are divided amongst four groups to prepare their first signature dish, with only eight advancing to the Top 20.

  • The CW
    Supernatural

    Sam turns to Rowena for help tracking down a powerful family of witches after Dean is hit with a spell that begins to erase his memory. (View photos.)

  • CMT
    Nashville

    Rayna and Deacon have trouble writing their album; Scarlett and Gunnar question the state of their relationship. (Fall behind? Read Episode 6 recap.)

  • CBS
    Mom

    Christy worries that Bonnie is about to wreck her relationship with Adam when she takes interest in another man (JAG‘s David James Elliott).

  • CBS
    Life in Pieces

    Greg and Jen hire a chef (Divorce‘s Molly Shannon) to prepare a romantic Valentine’s Day meal; Matt and Colleen decide to adopt a dog; The Office‘s Angela Kinsey and Leslie David Baker also guest-star.

  • CNN
    The History of Comedy

    Docuseries premiere: From EP Sean Hayes comes this eight-part look at the social and political impact of comedy throughout history; interviews include Norman Lear, Carol Burnett, Larry David, Betty White, Dick Cavett, Judd Apatow, Sarah Silverman, Samantha Bee, Conan O’Brien, Patton Oswalt and many more.

  • NBC
    The Blacklist

    The task force goes after a powerful criminal (Transparent‘s Melora Hardin) who has been targeting Red’s business. (When does Redemption debut?)

  • ABC
    How to Get Away With Murder

    The prosecution tries to mount a new charge against Annalise; Nate discovers a piece of critical information; Brian Tyree Henry (Atlanta) guest-stars.

  • IFC
    Portlandia

    Carrie goes in search of a new friend; Jill goes on an extreme diet; Andy and Drew host a film festival. (Get bittersweet renewal news.)