On TV this Thursday: Archer gets welcomed to the jungle, the Parenthood fam heads to the hospital, the Biggest Losers get big makeovers, Portlandia pits Toni vs. Candace and more. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Archer's Back, Big Bang Shops, Parenthood Anxiety and More
Season 14 premiere, Part 2 (two hours): The judges search for the next singing superstar in Nashville and Kansas City.
The Biggest Loser
The contestants get makeovers from fashion guru Tim Gunn and hairstylist Ken Paves, then are reunited with loved ones on a rooftop overlooking the L.A. skyline.
The Big Bang Theory
Sheldon and Leonard go dress shopping with Penny and Amy; Wolowitz tries to distract Raj, who is anxiously awaiting data from a space probe.
Christy’s evening alone takes a turn when she meets her neighbor (guest star Colin Hanks), while Bonnie plans are derailed by Alvin’s ex (Beverly D’Angelo).
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Andrew and Zelda seek quality alone time, which stirs up tension between Andrew and Stu; Big Bird sets out to win a man’s attention.
When a nurse Watson used to work with asks for her help finding their missing acquaintance; Sherlock struggles with his sobriety.
When Zeek’s taken to the hospital, Adam and Crosby must leave to tend to a business crisis, while Julia leaning on Joel complicates their relationship.
Series premiere: Danny Boyle delivers a satirical look at the inner workings of a UK police department and the media.
Season 6 premiere: Archer must salvage a crashed plane in a jungle filled with relics from World War II.
Season 5 premiere: A merger between two book retailers pits Toni against Candace in a competition to oversee the Chick Lit Department.