On TV this Thursday: Scott Speedman checks into Grey’s Anatomy, Big Bang welcomes Bill Gates, Supernatural meets Scooby-Doo and Scandal gets a handle on a later time slot. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
Scandal Is on the Move, Big Bang Meets Bill Gates and More
Series premiere (two episodes): A mysterious young woman (Game of Thrones‘ Eline Powell) wreaks havoc on a small town once believed to be populated by mermaids. (Watch trailer.)
In an episode directed by Ben McKenzie, Arkham’s “finest” come up with a plan to escape the asylum; Barbara receives an offer she can’t refuse.
Meredith treats a surgeon (Animal Kingdom‘s Scott Speedman) from another hospital; April treats a rabbi who challenges her crisis of faith.
Animated crossover alert! Sam and Dean help solve a ghostly mystery after being transported into the world of Scooby-Doo. (Watch a sneak peek.)
The Big Bang Theory
Leonard, Raj and Howard do everything in their power to meet Bill Gates after Penny (yes, Penny!) gets a chance to work with him.
Sheldon decides to make a change after losing out at the school’s science fair; Jason Alexander (Seinfeld) guest-stars as drama teacher Mr. Lundy.
Nyssa al Ghul (returning guest star Katrina Law) returns to warn Thea about a group of rogue League of Assassins members who plan on attacking her.
Jack and Andy’s contrasting leadership styles create turmoil; Pruitt refuses to follow doctor’s orders; the team responds to an addict fire.
Will & Grace
Grace returns home to celebrate her late mother’s birthday; Alec Baldwin and Sara Rue reprise their respective roles as Malcolm and Joyce; Robert Klein (The Mysteries of Laura) and Mary McCormack (In Plain Sight) also guest-star.
New time slot alert! Quinn has an important decision to make after Charlie is taken into custody for hijacking Air Force Two; Cyrus hopes to recruit Jake as part of his quest for the White House.
Season 2 premiere (new network; two episodes): Larry, Rachel and Hugh attempt to bounce back after Mr. First Lady doesn’t move forward.