Thursday TV Picks: 'My Reincarnation,' part of 'P.O.V.' on KCTS
TV picks for Thursday, June 21, 2012, include the documentary "My Reincarnation" on PBS' "P.O.V." on KCTS; "Breaking Pointe" on the CW; and "Saving Hope" on NBC.
Tonight in Prime Time
PBS' "P.O.V." series begins its new season with Jennifer Fox's 2011 documentary (filmed over 20 years) about Chogyal Namkhai Norbu, a master of the Dzogchen tradition of Buddhism, and his Western-born son. Season premiere, 10 p.m. Thursday on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Thursday
"Beach Blanket Bingo" (1965), 7 p.m. (TCM): Lovers quarrel around surfers, Don Rickles, Buster Keaton, Von Zipper's biker gang.
"Breaking Pointe," 8 p.m. (CW): Allison and Ronnie struggle during rehearsals, while Beckanne performs effortlessly; Rex confronts Allison about their relationship; Ronnie's sister visits.
"The Choice," 8:58 p.m. (Fox): Reality-TV star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, singer Taylor Hicks, former professional football player Warren Sapp and chef Rocco DiSpirito look for love.
"Saving Hope," 9 p.m. (NBC): Cheered by Charlie's movement, Alex treats a patient who has already undergone many surgeries; Charlie helps a dead man who has unfinished business with his gravely injured brother.
"Hollywood Heights," 9 p.m. (Nickelodeon): Melissa enters Loren's song into the contest.
"Suits," 10 p.m. (USA): Hardman is back to stay.
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