Thursday TV Picks: ‘The Graham Norton Show’ on BBC America
TV picks for Thursday, April 18, 2013, include “The Graham Norton Show” on BBC America, “Parks and Recreation” on NBC and “Project Runway” on Lifetime.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘The Graham Norton Show’
If you’ve never seen this hilarious chat show (recently moved to Thursdays), give it a look. Comedian/host Norton guides his live audiences and guests with impish glee through celebrity chat, musical performances and “Stories from the Red Chair” (you have to see the latter to believe it). Tonight’s guests are singer Michael Bublé, comedian Jack Dee and actress Amanda Holden. 7 and 10 p.m. on BBC America (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Also on Thursday
“MLB Baseball,” 12:30 p.m. (ROOT): Detroit Tigers at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“The Vampire Diaries,” 8 p.m. (CW): Rebekah receives a life-changing challenge; Elena disrupts Caroline’s plans for the senior prom; Bonnie makes a frightening discovery.
“Parks and Recreation,” 9 p.m. (NBC): Leslie tries to get outdated laws removed from the town charter; Chris gives April and Ron management training; Ann and Ben compete for a present for Leslie.
“Midsomer Murders,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): The death of a hotel owner leads to murder and intrigue.
“Project Runway,” 9 p.m. (Lifetime): The finalists work on their collections; Tim Gunn visits each of the finalists in their hometown.
“Men at Work,” 10 p.m. (TBS): The guys try to impress a new editor at the magazine; Tyler tries to change up his dating style.
The New York Times