What To Watch: Thursday

by | September 23, 2010 at 6:57 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

SEASON PREMIERE:The Big Bang Theory‘ (8pm ET on CBS)

Penny finds herself along for the ride on Sheldon’s first date ever (with guest star Mayim Bialik), while Wolowitz finds a new use for a robotic arm. It’s one of the funniest shows on TV, featuring freshly minted Emmy winner Jim Parsons, on an all-new day and time.

SEASON PREMIERE:Bones‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

With Cam’s reputation and career on the line, the team travels from overseas to help her solve the case of an unidentified young boy. The Forensics Anthropology Unit lost much of its vigor after disbanding to pursue personal ventures, and it will take the collaborative energy and knowledge of the newly reunited team to unravel evidence and find closure for the family of the unknown boy. After unearthing new clues in the lab and making unexpected personal discoveries, the team realizes they belong back in Washington, D.C.

SEASON PREMIERE:The Office‘ (9pm ET on NBC)

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Michael refuses to fire the new office assistant (guest star Evan Peters) after everyone complains about his bad attitude. Andy plays it cool after Erin shows interest in another man. Meanwhile, Pam tries to impress Jim by pulling an office prank of her own.

SEASON PREMIERE:Grey’s Anatomy‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

In the season premiere, the hospital staff is trying to deal with physical and emotional trauma in the wake of the deadly rampage of a vengeful gunman. As Dr. Perkins (James Tupper), a trauma counselor, is brought in to help in the recovery and to assess each doctor’s readiness to return to work, Derek makes a spontaneous decision to resign as Chief and rushes back into surgery, taking everything a little too fast, and Cristina buries herself in her wedding planning.

SEASON PREMIERE:CSI‘ (9pm ET on CBS)

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Langston fights for his life after being stabbed by psychopath Nate Haskell, while the other CSIs attend a funeral that turns deadly, on the eleventh season premiere. Teen sensation Justin Bieber guest stars as Jason McCann, a troubled teen who is faced with a terrible decision regarding his only brother, a decision that leads him into an explosive confrontation with the CSIs.

Tonight’s Other Premieres:

  • My Generation: 8pm ET on ABC
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  • Community: 8pm ET on NBC
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  • 30 Rock: 8:30pm ET on NBC
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  • Bleep My Dad Says: 8:30pm ET on CBS
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  • Fringe: 9pm ET on Fox
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  • Outsourced: 9:30pm ET on NBC
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  • The Mentalist: 10pm ET on CBS
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  • Private Practice: 10pm ET on ABC
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    Tomorrow’s Premieres:

  • Smallville: 8pm ET on The CW
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  • Medium: 8pm ET on CBS
  • CSI: New York: 9pm ET on CBS
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  • Supernatural: 9pm ET on The CW
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  • Blue Bloods: 10pm ET on CBS
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    Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: 3000th Episode Celebration
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Kelly Osbourne
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Sofia Vergara
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Jimmy Smits
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Snooki from Jersey Shore
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: Jon Hamm
  • Late Night With Jimmy Fallon: Amy Poehler
  • Tavis Smiley: Hugh Laurie
  • Chelsea Lately: Kristen Bell