What To Watch: Thursday

by | October 7, 2010 at 2:57 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

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

The season finale will document the aftermath of President Obama’s first White House State Dinner last November and the ensuing media frenzy surrounding the event. In the finale episode, the other housewives learn, along with the rest of the country, of the events of that night and the questions swirling around whether fellow housewife Michaele and her husband Tareq Salahi had been officially invited to the State Dinner. The episode captures the reactions from Stacie, Linda, Cat and Mary as they hear the news, as well as Michaele and Tareq’s initial response to the accusations by the media that their names allegedly were not on the State Dinner guest list.

KEY EPISODE:The Office‘ (9pm ET on NBC)

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Andy invites the entire office to his community theater production of Sweeney Todd in hopes that Erin (Ellie Kemper) will attend. Michael tries to put his jealousy aside and enjoy the performance while Jim and Pam struggle with their incompetent babysitter.

WATCH:The Vampire Diaries‘ (9pm ET on The CW)

Tyler learns more about the Lockwood family curse from Mason (guest star Taylor Kinney). Stefan and Damon argue over how to handle Mason. Elena tries to keep Jeremy from becoming more involved with the Lockwood mystery, but Jeremy makes an effort to hang out with Tyler. Mason gives Sheriff Lockwood some startling information, leading to a night of violence, confession and heartbreak.

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

The guys are concerned as Sheldon searches for an alternative to human companionship.

DVR:Grey’s Anatomy‘ (9pm ET on ABC)

When Derek receives an unexpected and unwelcome visit from his estranged sister, Amelia, issues between the siblings — both past and present — come to the surface; the Chief tries to help Alex when he notices that he’s refusing to use the elevators after his near-fatal shooting; and Meredith and Derek continue their efforts to ease Cristina back into surgery after her post-traumatic stress.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Josh Duhamel
  • Late Show With David Letterman: Stephen Colbert
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Katherine Heigl
  • Late Night With Jimmy Fallon: Jane Lynch
  • Last Call With Carson Daly: David Cross
  • Tavis Smiley: Jamie Lee Curtis
  • The Daily Show With Jon Stewart: Naomi Watts
  • Chelsea Lately: Taye Diggs