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:
What to Watch Today
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.)