Thursday TV Picks: The new ‘Motive’ on ABC
TV picks for Thursday, May 30, 2013, include the new crime drama “Motive” on ABC, “Mike & Molly” on CBS and “Hannibal” on NBC.
Tonight in Prime Time
A new crime drama that follows detectives Angie Flynn (Kristin Lehman) and Oscar Vega (Louis Ferreira) as they investigate not who did the crime, but why it was committed. The show is not on ABC’s announced fall schedule, so catch it while you can. 9 p.m. Thursday on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @dougknoop
Also on Thursday
“MLB Baseball,” 12:30 p.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at San Diego Padres (Live).
“Hell’s Kitchen,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Ramsay tests the chefs’ palates with a blind taste test.
“Mike & Molly,” 8:30 p.m. (CBS): When Peggy breaks up with Patrick, Mike tries to reunite them; as a tornado reaches Chicago, Molly and Mike reveal important news to each other.
“Midsomer Murders,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): Adulterous liaisons and pub rivalries may be behind the murder of a postal worker.
“Monumental Mysteries,” 9 p.m. (Travel): New York’s most famous train station; modern daysurfing; one of America’s most haunted prisons.
“Hannibal,” 10:01 p.m. (NBC): Will contaminates a crime scene; Hannibal convinces Dr. Sutcliffe to keep a diagnosis of encephalitis from Will; Will’s team questions his claim of having seen a woman at the crime scene.
The New York Times