What To Watch: Thursday

by | August 5, 2010 at 9:00 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Real Housewives Of D.C.‘ (9pm on Bravo)

The most talked about installment of Bravo’s ‘The Real Housewives’ franchise is set to take on the Hill. Bravo’s ‘The Real Housewives’ franchise presents a slice of life amongst affluent, educated women, some raising kids, some driving careers, all interacting with friends and family as determined by the unwritten social rules of the Beltway. With the franchise’s expansion to our nation’s capital, “The Real Housewives of D.C.” introduces five intriguing women whose relationships with each other, and with the city in which they live, are a compelling combination to explore the nexus of politics, society, and even race, as well as how the proximity to political power dictates where one fits within Beltway society.

KEY EPISODE:Big Brother‘ (8pm ET on CBS)

It’s eviction night and after Britney winning the Veto last night, nominations remained the same – meaning either Hayden or Kristen will be sent packing. Will the Brigade lose their first member? And who will be crowned the new Head of Household?

WATCH:Bethenny Getting Married?‘ (10pm on Bravo)

New York City Housewife Alex McCord helps plan an official baby shower for Bethenny in the season finale. Bethenny finds it difficult to juggle a career and a family however as the Hoppys go on a weekend getaway.

DVR:Stan Lee’s Superhumans‘ (10pm on History)

Throughout history, humans have evolved through genetic “mistakes” that produced physical changes and abilities which advanced our species over time. It’s a process that’s still happening today, as viewers will discover in the fascinating world of ‘Stan Lee’s Superhumans.’ Co-hosted by Stan Lee, the legendary creator of the fictional X-Men, and Daniel Browning Smith, dubbed the most flexible man in the world, the series travels the world in search of the real life counterparts of Lee’s characters – people with remarkable powers because they are genetically different.

DVR:The Squad: Prison Police‘ (10pm on A&E)

‘The Squad: Prison Police’ follows eight special agents who respond to, and investigate, every major crime in the Tennessee Prison system ranging from riots and assaults, to organized crime and drugs, to stabbings and murder.

Talk Show Listings:

  • Live With Regis And Kelly: Christiane Amanpour
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Mark Wahlberg
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Mickey Rourke
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Ice Cube
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: Paris Hilton
  • Late Night With Jimmy Fallon: Denis Leary
  • Chelsea Lately: Eva Mendes
  • Lopez Tonight: Will Ferrell