What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘The Vampire Diaries’ Premiere, ‘The Originals’ Premiere on Thursday

The Vampire Diaries and The Originals return on The CW! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Thursday 10/08/2015:

8:00 PM ET

The Vampire Diaries [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Day One of Twenty-Two Thousand, Give or Take”) – Damon is faced with a new reality without the love of his life; Bonnie decides to be Damon’s moral compass, and looks out for Alaric, who lost his fiancee; Stefan protects the town from Lily; Enzo must decide who he is loyal to. (The CW)

Grey’s Anatomy (“I Choose You”) – When Maggie gets an invitation to her ex-boyfriend’s wedding, she starts to reevaluate her choices; Bailey’s loyalty falls into question; Jo opens up to Stephanie about a secret; Alex must make a decision that will affect the lives of two babies. (ABC)

Heroes Reborn (“The Needs of Many”) – Noah searches for answers; Miko travels the world in hopes of finding her sword; Tommy must use his ability to save a life; Luke faces surprising obstacles in his relationship with Joanne. (NBC)

Bones (“The Brother in the Basement”) – Booth’s location and condition becomes more mysterious when it’s discovered that FBI Agent Miller (Kim Raver) has been hiding vital information; Arastoo makes a significant decision. (FOX)

WWE Smackdown! – The build for Hell In a Cell. (Syfy)

8:30 PM ET

NFL Football [LIVE] (“Indianapolis Colts at Houston Texans”) – Division rivals clash when Andrew Luck and the Colts travel to Houston to take on J.J. Watt and the Texans in an important early-season AFC South matchup. (NBC)

9:00 PM ET

The Originals [SEASON PREMIERE] (“For the Next Millennium”) – Freya looks for a way to repair the bond between Klaus and Elijah; Hayley struggles with her curse; Vincent and Cami help Detective Kinney (Jason Dohring) when it appears there is a serial killer on the loose. (The CW)

Scandal (“Paris Is Burning”) – Olivia and Fitz face big consequences; Mellie enlists an old friend to ensure she gets her way; Abby shows Olivia she is capable of working at the White House. (ABC)

The Blacklist (“Marvin Gerard”) – With Ressler in hot pursuit, Liz only has Red to trust; Red asks a lawyer named Marvin Gerard for help with a hostage situation; the FBI wants to force Cooper out of the task force. (NBC)

Sleepy Hollow (“Whispers in the Dark”) – Crane and Abbie are forced to face their pasts in surprising ways when a new form of evil is unleashed. (FOX)

Project Runway (“Crew’s All In”) – The designers must makeover real women from the “Project Runway” crew; Tim reaches his breaking point with one designer. (Lifetime)

TeenNick Top 10 – Music video countdown. (TeenNick)

10:00 PM ET

How to Get Away With Murder (“It’s Called the Octopus”) – The team investigates a high-end sex club when Annalise takes on a new client; a new motive surfaces in the case of the siblings accused of killing their parents. (ABC)

Haven (“New World Order”) – Dwight struggles to keep order; Duke’s trouble wreaks havoc; Audrey and Charlotte must work together while battling a fog. (Syfy)

The Player (“L.A. Takedown”) – Mr. Johnson intervenes when Alex asks a friend to investigate Ginny’s death further; Cassandra and Kane must stop a sniper from carrying out a drug cartel’s plot for revenge. (NBC)

L.A. Hair (“Time for Some Hair-therapy”) – Jonathan enrages Kim when he talks about her on live TV; Terry and Gocha co-manage the salon; Leah explores a new business venture. (WE TV)

11:00 PM ET

Haven (“Power”) – With conditions becoming more desperate, Dwight tries to maintain control; Nathan assembles a task force to restore power. (Syfy)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Hot Topics and Ask Wendy”) – Hot topics; advice. (BET)

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Ethan Embry; Brandon Johnson; Eli Roth. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is joined by Rachel Maddow. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan features Actor Artie Lange; screenwriter Aaron Sorkin. (11:00 PM, TBS)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore welcomes a panel of guests to discuss current events. (11:30 PM, Comedy Central)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has Actor Michael Fassbender; actress Brie Larson; CeeLo Green performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Jimmy Kimmel Live is joined by Actress Lena Dunham; actress Darby Stanchfield. (11:35 PM, ABC)

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert welcomes Actress Cate Blanchett; Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky. (11:50 PM, CBS)

Late Night With Seth Meyers features Actor Ted Danson; former professional baseball players Kevin Millar and Sean Casey; writer Robert Kirkman. (12:35 AM, NBC)

The Late Late Show With James Corden has Actor Nathan Lane; actress Rachel Bloom; the Maccabees perform. (12:50 AM, CBS)

Last Call With Carson Daly is joined by Actor Chace Crawford; Craft Spells performs; filmmaker Amy Berg. (1:35 AM, NBC)

What's On TV Tonight - 'The Vampire Diaries' Premiere, 'The Originals' Premiere on Thursday

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