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:
Mom's New Man, Girls Visit the Actors Studio and More
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.
Season 5 premiere: Sixteen tykes are divided amongst four groups to prepare their first signature dish, with only eight advancing to the Top 20.
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.)
Rayna and Deacon have trouble writing their album; Scarlett and Gunnar question the state of their relationship. (Fall behind? Read Episode 6 recap.)
Christy worries that Bonnie is about to wreck her relationship with Adam when she takes interest in another man (JAG‘s David James Elliott).
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.
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.
The task force goes after a powerful criminal (Transparent‘s Melora Hardin) who has been targeting Red’s business. (When does Redemption debut?)
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.
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.)