Thursday TV Picks: ‘Showville’ on AMC
TV picks for Thursday, May 23, 2013, include “Showville” on AMC, “The Graham Norton Show” on BBC America and “Save Me” on NBC.
Tonight in Prime Time
This new “unscripted competition series” focuses on small-town talent contests. Coaches Alec Mapa and Lisette Bustamante host open auditions and help determine the winner (along with each city’s citizens). The premiere kicks off in Holland, Mich., at 9 p.m. Thursday on AMC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Also on Thursday
“The Graham Norton Show,” 7 p.m. (BBC America): Actor Daniel Radcliffe; actress Isla Fisher; director Baz Luhrmann; comic Ed Byrne; Wretch 32 performs.
“Save Me,” 8 p.m. (NBC): After a near-death experience, Beth starts receiving messages from God; Beth is confronted by her husband’s mistress.
“Midsomer Murders,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): Panic grips the small town of Midsomer when it is realized that a serial killer is perpetrating a random murder spree.
“Does Someone Have to Go?,” 9 p.m. (Fox): When control of a family-owned business, Velocity Merchant Services, is turned over to employees, staff members realize that solving personnel problems is more complicated than they expected.
“Rookie Blue,” 10:01 p.m. (ABC): Nick and Andy go missing while working undercover to infiltrate a meth pipeline.
“House Hunters International,” 10:30 p.m. (HGTV): A woman leaves England for a job in Port Douglas, Australia.
The New York Times