Thursday TV Picks: ‘Community’ on NBC
TV picks for Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, include “Community” on NBC, “Midsomer Murders” on KCTS and “Wild West Alaska” on Animal Planet.
Tonight in Prime Time
This community college-set comedy returns for a fifth season with its original producer (Dan Harmon) back in charge (good news for fans), and its uniquely weird ensemble cast (Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Yvette Nicole Brown, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover, Alison Brie, Ken Jeong, Jim Rash). Season premiere, 8 p.m. Thursday on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Thursday
“The Taste,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Cooks compete in the first round of blind taste tests.
“Midsomer Murders,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): Joyce Barnaby finds a body in Midsomer Florey.
“Mysteries at the Museum,” 9 p.m. (Travel): A bright yellow car; a musical instrument with healing powers; a strip of paper with a secret message.
“Wild West Alaska,” 9 p.m. (Animal Planet): Bryan, Hans and Phred look for new jobs while the future of Wild West Guns is in limbo. Ken tries to make a crazy deal with Neils.
“Our Blushing Brides” (1930), 9 p.m. (TCM): Three New York working girls long to marry rich men.
“The Crazy Ones,” 9:01 p.m. (CBS): After an account mix-up, Sydney becomes addicted to a video game.
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