On TV this Thursday: Press Your Luck welcomes back OG contestants, Celebrity Family Feud hosts a battle between daytime-TV vets and Star Trek: Discovery sets course for CBS proper. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
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The Chef Show
Season 2, Volume 1 premiere: Jon and Roy offer a deep dive into signature Italian dishes, as well as grilled cabbage, roasted duck and the perfect burger.
Series premiere (first six episodes): The dog-grooming competition counts comedian Robin Thede (A Black Lady Sketch Show) among its judges.
The Murders at White House Farm
Stateside premiere (all six episodes): This UK mini is a dramatized true crime story about three generations of one family who were murdered at their isolated farm; Game of Thrones vets Mark Addy, Gemma Whelan and Mark Stanley co-star.
Two nominees (whose identities we wouldn’t dare spoil) face eviction, and a new Head of Household is crowned. (Check out Amazing Race cast!)
Celebrity Family Feud
New night: Kathie Lee Gifford goes up against fellow veteran daytime-TV personality Ricki Lake (watch sneak peek), then 2 Chainz takes on Big Boi.
Two new contestants take on the 40-foot wall in the first fresh episode since… [Checks notes]… June 29.
Press Your Luck
New night: It’s a blast from the past when original series contestants Theo Cooper, Pam Kirk and Barbara Krant return — 35 years later.
Season 1 finale: Chrissie learns more about Greg’s past; Meco has a major realization during a session with Oneika; Christine shares a revealing letter.
New night: Alec Baldwin marks the reboot’s milestone… 58th episode? Panelists include Chris Sullivan (This Is Us), Constance Zimmer (UnREAL), Jerry Ferrara (Power), Dascha Polanco (Orange Is the New Black), Caroline Rhea (Sydney to the Max) and Ross Mathews (RuPaul’s Drag Race).
Star Trek: Discovery
Full Season 1 broadcast premiere: First Officer Michael Burnham is put to the test when the U.S.S. Shenzhou comes across an object of unknown origin. (Watch Season 3 trailer.)