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The Twilight Zone, Search Party and Doom Patrol Return, Broke Series Finale and More

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On TV this Thursday: The Twilight Zone and Doom Patrol return for their second seasons, Adventure Time explores Distant LandsSearch Party is found after a two-and-a-half-year hiatus and Broke is busted. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • HBO Max
    Adventure Time: Distant Lands

    In the first of four new specials, BMO is enlisted when a deadly space emergency occurs in the farthest reaches of the galaxy. (Watch the first four minutes!)

  • DC Universe, HBO Max
    Doom Patrol

    Season 2 premiere (first three episodes): Mini-sized and stranded on Cliff’s toy race car track, Cliff, Jane and Rita pursue a time-altering doctor, and Larry is taken prisoner by a villain who feeds on pain. (Watch trailer.)

  • HBO Max
    Search Party

    Season 3 premiere (all 10 episodes): Dory and Drew are thrust into the trial of the century after being charged for the semi-accidental murder of a P.I.; Michaela Watkins (The Unicorn), Louie Anderson (Baskets), Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Wallace Shawn (Young Sheldon) guest-star. (Read preview; watch trailer.)

  • CBS All Access
    The Twilight Zone

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes): This year’s guest roster includes Chris Meloni (Law & Order: Organized Crime), Billy Porter (Pose), Morena Baccarin (Gotham), Kylie Bunbury (Pitch), Jenna Elfman (Dharma & Greg), Topher Grace (That ’70s Show), Tony Hale (Veep), Joel McHale and Gillian Jacobs (Community), Jurnee Smollett (Underground) and Damon Wayans Jr. (Happy Endings). (View trailer.)

  • The CW
    Burden of Truth

    Joanna attempts to strengthen Kodie’s case; Billy gets a tip from his dad; Owen’s frustration with Sam Mercer leads to a bad decision. (Get additional CW summer premiere dates.)

  • NBC
    Council of Dads

    In the penultimate Season 1 episode, the Perry family heads for higher ground to escape a massive storm. (View NBC’s fall schedule.)

  • NBC

    The team splits up and embarks on a high-stakes undercover op to prevent Madeline from shipping two planes full of ZIP to the U.S.

  • The CW
    In the Dark

    Murphy, Jess, Felix, Max and Dean deal with the fallout after an attempt to cut off Nia’s supply.

  • CBS

    Series finale: The family rushes to salvage Sammy’s birthday party; an unexpected guest shows up to the celebration. (Previously cancelled; read Pauley Perrette’s reaction.)

  • Freeform
    The Bold Type

    Sutton grapples with the massive changes in her life; Jane starts dating again; Kat turns to Alex for help as she plans her next move.

  • Lifetime
    Variety's Power of Women: Frontline Heroes

    GMA‘s Robin Roberts hosts this celebration of female heroes on the frontlines of the pandemic; Cate Blanchett, Janelle Monae, Patti Lupone, Tiffany Haddish, Laverne Cox, Nicole Kidman, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Helen Mirren, Gigi Hadid, Jennifer Garner, Blake Lively and Natalie Portman appear; Andra Day performs.