May 1 TV Picks: ‘Bad Teacher’ on CBS
TV picks for Thursday, May 1, 2014, include “Bad Teacher” on CBS, “Grey’s Anatomy” on ABC and “Sirens” on USA.
This TV adaptation of the 2011 feature film stars Ari Graynor as a former trophy wife who pretends to be a teacher in order to find a new man. David Alan Grier, Sara Gilbert and Kristin Davis lead the supporting cast. 9:31 p.m. Thursday, May 1, on CBS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Thursday
“iHeartRadio Music Awards,” 8 p.m. (NBC): Showcasing the year’s biggest artists and songs at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles; scheduled performers include Blake Shelton, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Pitbull, Shakira and Thirty Seconds to Mars.
“The Vampire Diaries,” 8 p.m. (The CW): When Stefan and Elena are put in imminent danger, Damon suggests they hide in a remote cabin once owned by Caroline’s father; a ghostly presence tries to make itself known with fire and violence; Bonnie disregards warnings from Gram.
“Grey’s Anatomy,” 9 p.m. (ABC): Cristina considers her future at the hospital; Amelia and Derek collaborate on a tough surgery involving conjoined twins; Jo takes on too many cases at once; Stephanie stumbles on the truth about Bailey’s case.
“Surviving Jack,” 9:30 p.m. (Fox): Jack hopes to get Rachel more involved in school by getting her a spot on the wrestling team, much to the chagrin of the coach (Neil Flynn); during their annual mother-son trip, Joanne realizes that Frankie is embarrassed to be seen with her.
“Vikings,” 10 p.m. (History): Ragnar and King Horik return to Kattegat; Ragnar places his trust in those who have stood by him.
“Sirens,” 10 p.m. (USA): After a brush with death, Theresa resolves to join the FBI; Johnny proposes to keep Theresa in Chicago.
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