What to Watch Today

Desus & Mero Debuts With AOC, Big Bang Meets Captain Kirk, SVU 450, Anna Paquin's Flack and More

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On TV this Thursday: Law & Order: SVU marks a milestone, Big Bang hosts a celebrity Dungeons & Dragons game and Desus & Mero set up shop at Showtime. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Sony Crackle
    The Oath

    Season 2 premiere (all eight episodes): The Ravens attempt to free themselves of their debt to the cartel; Kevin Connolly (Entourage) and Christina Milian (Grandfathered) join cast.

  • CBS
    The Big Bang Theory

    The guys discover that Wil Wheaton has a seat available at his celeb D&D game; players include William Shatner, Joe Manganiello, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Kevin Smith. (View photos.)

  • Fox
    The Orville

    Part 1 of 2: Ed and the crew journey to Isaac’s home planet of Kaylon.

  • ABC
    A Million Little Things

    Maggie’s mother (Transparent‘s Melora Hardin) has a tense first meeting with Gary; Chandler Riggs (The Walking Dead) makes his debut. (Get First Look.)

  • The CW

    Lizzie and Josie take action when Alaric decides to postpone the school’s annual talent show; the students face a creature that lowers their inhibitions.

  • NBC
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Jake and Holt clash over a new hire (Miracle Workers‘ Karan Soni); Terry, Amy, Rosa and Charles try to come up with a solution for the cluttered bullpen.

  • NBC
    Will & Grace

    Malcolm (Alec Baldwin) enlists Grace’s help to win back Karen; Will’s flirtation with a coworker (NCIS: LA‘s Barrett Foa) grows complicated; Jack has a run-in with the sister (Great News‘ Andrea Martin) of his former acting teacher. 

  • NBC
    Law & Order: SVU

    Episode No. 450 (!): Benson turns to The Vulture Mayhem Cassidy (returning guest star Dean Winters) for help when a child molestation case hits a dead end. 

  • Pop

    Limited series premiere: An expert PR maven (True Blood‘s Anna Paquin) struggles in her personal life; Genevieve Angelson (Good Girls Revolt, sigh) co-stars. (Watch trailer.)

  • Showtime
    Desus & Mero

    Series premiere: The former Viceland duo launch their weekly late-night show with special guest Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY).