What to Watch Today

Amazing Race Returns, Review Ends, a New Mom and More

On TV this Thursday: The Amazing Race partners up perfect strangers, Forrest MacNeil tackles his final Review and Grey’s Anatomy‘s Ellen Pompeo makes her directorial debut. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • ABC
    Grey's Anatomy

    Ellen Pompeo steps behind the camera as the doctors find themselves at odds over how to properly treat Maggie’s mom. (Get Glee-ful casting news.)

  • The CW

    Davies joins Sam and Dean on their search for a werewolf; Claire, who’s also on the hunt, gets bitten.

  • CBS
    The Big Bang Theory

    Leonard and Penny adjust to having Raj in the apartment; Sheldon takes a sudden interest in Amy’s work. (Read up on the XL renewal and prequel spinoff.)

  • NBC
    Chicago Med

    Will faces a moral decision when his former teacher is revealed to have a life-threatening disease; Rhodes has a disagreement with the father of a young patient.

  • The CW

    Archie and the gang agree to help Fred, who loses his crew ahead of a major construction gig; Jughead worries about how his friends will react to his secret.


  • CBS

    Christy helps Jill adjust to being a foster mom; Bonnie is unable to convince tenants that she’s a good building manager. (One of CBS’ 16 renewals?)

  • CBS
    The Amazing Race

    Season 29 premiere: For the first time ever, all 22 competitors are complete strangers, and are paired up based on first impressions. (Where is Training Day?)

  • USA Network

    Will, Katie and Broussard must battle the Red Hand in an effort to seize control of the RAP gauntlet.

  • CMT
    Sun Records

    Elvis goes on the road to promote “Blue Moon”; Jerry Lee attempts to stay on the straight and narrow. (When is the finale?)

  • Comedy Central

    Series finale: Forrest cryogenically freezes himself, gets struck by lightning and receives a message from Suzanne. (Did you miss out on this #PeakTV treasure?)