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What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘American Idol’ Top 8 Perform, ‘Mary Mary’ Premiere on Thursday

The Top 10 become the Top 8 in a combined performance/results show on American Idol! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Thursday 03/03/2016:

8:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: American Idol [LIVE] (“Top 8 Perform”) – After the finalists face elimination, the top eight singers are revealed. (FOX)

Grey’s Anatomy (“My Next Life”) – A patient from Meredith’s first surgery as an intern is re-admitted to the hospital with an aneurysm; Maggie thinks Richard knows about her relationship with Andrew; Arizona considers dating again. (ABC)

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (“Marooned”) – When the group receives a distress call from another timeship, Rip decides to answer it, despite warnings from the rest of the team that it seems like a trap. (The CW)

WWE SmackDown! – A huge no. 1 Contender Divas match: Becky Lynch vs. Sasha Banks. (Syfy)

You, Me and the Apocalypse (“Home Sweet Home”) – Jude tells Jamie about his family history; Scotty must commit a crime to save Rhonda from the police; Ariel talks Sutton into kidnapping Jamie’s daughter. (NBC)

8:30 PM ET

Life in Pieces (“Pestilence War Famine Death”) – The use of a hot tub becomes a point of contention between John and his neighbors; Greg and Jen have dinner with their exterminator; Tim is afraid to operate on John. (CBS)

9:00 PM ET

The Family (“Pilot”) – Ten years after disappearing, a politician’s son suddenly returns, sending repercussions rippling through their family and the community. (ABC)

Mom (“Death, Death, Death and a Bucket of Chicken”) – When a health scare sends Bonnie careening into a tailspin, Christy tries her very best to be supportive. (CBS)

The 100 (“Thirteen”) – Lexa tries to maintain peace within the clans; Clarke discovers an unusual and game-changing truth; flashbacks reveal a dark chapter of humanity’s past. (The CW)

Top Chef (“Back Where It All Started”) – In San Francisco, the five remaining chefs cook for master chef Traci Des Jardins; in the elimination challenge, the chefs cook at Hubert Keller’s restaurant, Fleur de Lys, preparing a Fleur-inspired dish for Keller, the judges and others. (Bravo)

Party Down South (“True Lies”) – Lyle gets a shocking text from Santana; the gang goes ghost hunting and may bring home more than they bargained for; Mattie has to choose between her roommates and her family back home. (CMT)

Mary Mary [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Sister Dissed Him”) – Warryn Campbell begins to feel pressure from Sony Records to deliver the album. (WE TV)

9:30 PM ET

2 Broke Girls (“And You Bet Your Ass”) – Caroline is torn when she learns that studio writers would not include Max if they turned her life story into a movie; Max is spoiled by Randy. (CBS)

10:00 PM ET

How to Get Away With Murder (“Something Bad Happened”) – Annalise goes forward with a risky plan to protect the team from Philip; Wes continues to investigate his mother’s death. (ABC)

Elementary (“Up to Heaven and Down to Hell”) – When Watson runs into Gregson and his girlfriend (Virginia Madsen), a former NYPD officer, she accidentally causes problems in their relationship; a woman who willed her considerable estate to a beloved dog is murdered. (CBS)

Shades of Blue (“Live Wire Act”) – Details about Wozniak’s secret relationship are revealed; Wozniak takes charge of a big job; a call to Saperstein’s desk forces feelings to the surface. (NBC)

Vikings (“Mercy”) – Ragnar informs Floki of a heavy price he has paid for his actions; Rollo finds an unlikely ally in Count Odo; Bjorn has to fight a fierce opponent in the wilderness. (History)

Colony (“In From the Cold”) – A high-ranking member of the Resistance arrives; Katie gets a second chance; Bram proposes a risky journey. (USA Network)

Baskets (“Cowboys”) – Eddie heads out on a road trip for some old fashioned cowboy justice, dragging Chip and Martha along. (FX)

Portlandia (“Family Emergency”) – Louis C.K. cancels a show in Portland due to a family emergency; Fred and Carrie are asked to judge a plume contest. (IFC)

11:00 PM ET

Prey (“Episode 2”) – The hunt reaches new heights as Farrow discovers some shocking truths about an old case. (BBC America)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

MIDNIGHT

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – An all-new episode of the late night comedy game show. (Comedy Central)

LATE NIGHT TALK SHOWS

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is joined by Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan features UFC star Conor McGregor; comedian Dave Attell; musician BJ the Chicago Kid. (11:00 PM, TBS)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore welcomes Jon Connor; KeKe Palmer. (11:30 PM, Comedy Central)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has Musician Pharrell Williams; actress Priyanka Chopra; Loretta Lynn performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Late Show With Stephen Colbert is joined by Actor Christopher Meloni; actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead; Medal of Honor recipient Edward Byers; Ray Lamontagne performs. (11:35 PM, CBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live welcomes Actor Jason Bateman; actress Aja Naomi King; CeeLo Green performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers features Actress Tina Fey; actors John Stamos and Jay Pharoah; Patrick Carney sits in with the 8G Band. (12:35 AM, NBC)

The Late Late Show With James Corden has Actor Gerard Butler; actor Will Forte; M. Ward performs. (12:35 AM, CBS)

Last Call With Carson Daly is joined by Actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead; Day Wave performs; actors Mike Luciano and Phil Matarese. (1:35 AM, NBC)

What's On TV Tonight - 'American Idol' Top 8 Perform, 'Mary Mary' Premiere on Thursday

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