On TV this Thursday: CMT lets viewers sneak a peek at Nashville Season 5, The Big Bang Theory births a junior Wolowitz and a Project Runway spinoff closes out its freshman run. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Nashville CMT Preview, Big Bang's Double Birthday and More
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2016
Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Diplo, The Chainsmokers, Fifth Harmony, Charlie Puth, Lukas Graham and DNCE perform; Z100’s Elvis Duran hosts.
The Big Bang Theory
Fall finale: The birth of Howard and Bernadette’s baby interferes with Amy “celebrating” her birthday with Sheldon. (Read Q&A with EP Steven Molaro.)
The Great Indoors
Fall finale: Jack struggles to break up with a coworker after convincing HR to ditch its “no interoffice dating” policy. (Find out midseason return dates.)
Sneak preview: In the first hour of the Season 5 premiere (officially debuting Jan. 5), news about Juliette rattles Nashville, while Rayna embarks on a journey of discovery. (Read preview.)
Season 15 finale (Part 1 of 2): When Tim visits the designers as they prepare for Fashion Week, he isn’t particularly thrilled by any of their work; Michael Kors returns as a guest judge.
Fall finale: Adam questions Christy and Bonnie’s morality when they find themselves once again partaking in illegal activities. (Get return date.)
Life in Pieces
Fall finale: Colleen goes shopping for wedding dresses with her future in-laws; Tim misinterprets Clementine’s behavior; John and Matt try to build a vanity for Sophia.
In the penultimate Season 1 episode, Taka, Tess and Burton each pay a price for converging on the Boy.
Project Runway: Fashion Startup
Season 1 finale: International entrepreneurs attempt to impress the investors with an upgrade to a popular accessory. (Not yet renewed.)