Thursday TV Picks: Greg Kinnear in ‘Rake’ on Fox
TV picks for Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, include the new “Rake” on Fox, “The Taste” on ABC and “Parks and Recreation” on NBC.
Tonight in Prime Time
This new comedy/drama is based on an Australian series (both were created by Peter Duncan). It follows the life of criminal defense lawyer Keegan Deane (played by Greg Kinnear). Sam Raimi directed the pilot episode. Series premiere, 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, on Fox (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Thursday
“The Taste,” 8 p.m. (ABC): The teams create dishes inspired by street food.
“The Vampire Diaries,” 8 p.m. (The CW): Katherine remembers the night she gave birth to a baby girl who was immediately taken away; Stefan spreads the news about Katherine’s health; Caroline indulges in some scandalous behavior.
“Parks and Recreation,” 8:30 p.m. (NBC): Leslie and Ben argue over sales techniques at the farmers market; Ann looks for a way to let off steam about the annoying parts of pregnancy; April backs Andy in a new creative venture.
“Under the Gunn,” 9 p.m. (Lifetime): Seven designers compete to impress the mentors; the mentors must battle to impress the designers.
“Scott & Bailey,” 10 p.m. (KCTS): Rachel hides out at Janet’s; the disturbing story of Joe Bevan continues to unfold as the body count rises and the team identifies victims; Joe’s daughter, Helen, realizes the extent of his horrific actions.
“King of the Nerds,” 10 p.m. (TBS): A new set of nerds settle into Nerdvana to compete for $100,000 and being crowned King Of The Nerds.
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