The Thursday Primetime Line-Up

With so many shows on TV, it’s hard to keep track. Here’s what’s on tonight:

8 CMT Made (CMT) – Someone wants to be made into a hip hop dancer.
Monday Night Football Preseason: Washington @ Baltimore (ESPN)
Wipeout (ABC)

9 Big Brother (CBS)
Burn Notice (USA)
Degrassi (Teennick) – Next week is the final week of the show’s summer run.
Expedition Impossible (Season Finale, ABC) – The final 4 teams go to Marrakech, but only one will win the cash prize.
Project Runway (Lifetime)

10 Beyond Scared Straight (A&E)
Futurama (Comedy Central)
Jersey Shore (MTV) – A new episode will air Sunday at 7, leading into the VMAs, with an encore playing in its usual time slot next Thursday.
LA Ink (TLC)
Rookie Blue (ABC)
Suits (USA)
Wilfred (FX)

10:30 Louie (FX) – Tonight’s episode is a full hour.
Ugly Americans (Comedy Central)

11:59 Childrens Hospital (Cartoon Network)
12:15 NTSF: SD: SUV (Cartoon Network)

Advertisements

The Thursday Primetime Line-Up

8 NFL Preseason: Philidelphia @ Pittsburg (FOX Sports)
Wipeout (ABC)

9 Big Brother (CBS)
Burn Notice (USA)
Degrassi (Teennick) – After tonight’s episode, only two more weeks telenovela-style scheduling before the summer finale.
Do Something Awards 2011 (2-Hour VH1 Special) – The second annual event gives Jane Lynch some Emmy-hosting practice and sheds light on young people who have done some extraordinary things.
Expedition Impossible (ABC)
Project Runway (Lifetime)

10 Beyond Scared Straight (Season Premiere, A&E)
Futurama (Comedy Central)
Jersey Shore (MTV)
LA Ink (TLC)
Rookie Blue (ABC)
Suits (USA) – Only a few more weeks until the 1st season finale, but the show has already been renewed for 16 more episodes.
Wilfred (FX) – Two new episodes air back-to-back tonight, pushing Louie back to its 1st season time slot at 11pm.

10:30 Russian Dolls (Lifetime)
Ugly Americans (Comedy Central)

11 Louie (FX)

11:59 Childrens Hospital (Cartoon Network)
12:15 NTSF: SD: SUV (Cartoon Network)


The TCA Breakdown: FX

Here are a few tidbits from FX‘s Television Critics Association session:

The network renews “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” for 2 more seasons before the premiere of season 7, also renews “Louie” and “Wilfred” for another season apiece. [Vulture]

The writers for “The League” grateful for no NFL lockout, but had a plan. Also, Seth Rogen will guest star in the premiere as the oft-mentioned “Dirty Randy.” [The Hollywood Reporter]

“Glee” creator Ryan Murphy talks new series “American Horror Story,” promises answers, including why the family doesn’t just move out of the haunted house. [eOnline]

FX boss John Landgraf says supernatural cop drama pilot “Powers” is “gritty,” compares it to “The Shield.” [TVLine]

“Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter talks Emmy snub, those infamous tweets, and no regrets. [Deadline]


The Thursday Primetime Line-Up

8 So You Think You Can Dance’ (FOX) – As previously reported, Pia Toscano will perform.
Wipeout (ABC)

9 Big Brother (CBS)
Burn Notice (USA)
Degrassi (Teennick)
Expedition Impossible (ABC) – The contestants navigate through Morocco tonight.
Project Runway (Lifetime)
Shark City (Discovery Special) – The host of Shark Week, Andy Samberg, swims with sharks in this 1-hour special.

10 Futurama (Comedy Central) – The animated series airs a “Moby Dick”-themed episode tonight.
Jersey Shore (MTV) – The smash hit reality series returns as the group heads to Italy. That’s really not going to go well.
LA Ink (TLC)
Rookie Blue (ABC) – Star Eric Johnson will Live Twitter Chat with fans during the West Coast broadcast (1 a.m. Friday Eastern time).
Suits (USA)
When Fish Attack 3 (Discovery Special)
Wilfred (FX)

10:30 Louie (FX) – “Malcolm in the Middle”‘s Jane Kaczmarek guest stars as a woman who gets in a fender-bender with Ryan.
Ugly Americans (Comedy Central)

11:59 Childrens Hospital (Cartoon Network)
12:15 NTSF: SD: SUV (Cartoon Network)