On TV this Thursday: The Good Fight, Making It and RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars return with new seasons, the cast of A Different World reunites, and Conan O’Brien marks the end of his 28-year stint in late night. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Conan's Last String Dance, Different World Reunion, Clarice Wraps, Good Fight Returns and More
The Good Fight
Season 5 premiere: An unorthodox flashback episode reveals how Diane & Co. navigated the dumpster fire that was 2020. The hour also, as promised, bids adieu to OG cast members Cush Jumbo and Delroy Lindo. (Watch trailer.)
Season 3 premiere: The Makers must make a toy that represents their personality, then create a family portrait that shows off their birth or chosen family.
When Nature Calls With Helen Mirren
Series premiere: Mirren narrates this docu-comedy, which features a supermodel lemur and a crab who writes erotic fiction. (Watch promo.)
United States of Al
Season 1 finale: Al and Vanessa must convince Riley to accept the benefits he earned for his military service. (Previously renewed.)
Summer premiere (two episodes, new night): Stan has an unconventional idea; the ladies must find out a way to smuggle the fake cash. (Not yet renewed.)
Season 3 finale: Lizzie’s plan to find Hope a rebound relationship takes a surprising turn; Kaleb and MG embark on their first official superhero mission. (When does Season 4 premiere?)
Special night: Contestants include a professional stilt walker, a poker player, an aspiring astronaut and a jewelry designer.
Reunion Road Trip
The latest installment, which reunites the cast of A Different World, was filmed prior to Sinbad’s stroke in November; Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Dawnn Lewis and Cree Summer also appear.
Season 1 finale: ViCAP and Ardelia team up to find Clarice, who is being held captive in an animal testing facility. (Not yet renewed.)
Series finale (special time, one hour): Conan O’Brien is joined by Jack Black for one last hurrah (before reemerging on HBO Max with a weekly variety show).
♦ ON THIS DAY IN TV HISTORY ♦
On June 24, 2012, in The Newsroom‘s series premiere, Will McEvoy detailed why America is not “the greatest country in the world.”