What’s On TV Tonight? – Listings for 01/29/2015

How to Get Away With Murder returns with its midseason premiere! Also on deck is the LIVE season finale of The Biggest Loser, the midseason premieres of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal, and the SERIES FINALE of Parenthood! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the listings for 01/29/2015:

8:00 PM ET

Grey’s Anatomy [MIDSEASON PREMIERE] (“Where Do We Go From Here?”) – Meredith keeps herself busy while Derek prepares for his move; Jackson and April get difficult news; Arizona and Amelia talk about how best to approach Dr. Herman. (ABC)

The Big Bang Theory (“The Anxiety Optimization”) – Sheldon asks his friends to challenge him in hope of achieving a scientific breakthrough; Wolowitz invents a game about Raj. (CBS)

The Biggest Loser [LIVE FINALE] (“Live Finale”) – Contestants from this season reunite and reveal how much weight they’ve lost; the at-home winner is revealed; the grand-prize winner is announced. (NBC)

American Idol XIV (“Auditions No. 7”) – Another round of hopefuls try to impress the judges as auditions continue. (FOX)

The Vampire Diaries (“Prayer for the Dying”) – Luke and Liv try to talk their father into letting Jo and Kai take their place in the merge ceremony; when Caroline’s plan takes a heartbreaking turn, Jo tries to save Sheriff Forbes. (The CW)

WWE SmackDown! [LIVE] – A very rare casket match: Kane vs. Daniel Bryan. (Syfy)

NBA Basketball [LIVE] (“Denver Nuggets at Memphis Grizzlies”) – Ty Lawson, JaVale McGee and the Denver Nuggets welcome the No. 2 team in the West, the Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies are seeking revenge for their loss to the Nuggets from their last meeting on Jan. 3. (TNT)

8:30 PM ET

Mom (“Kitty Litter and a Class A Felony”) – The death of a loved one causes Bonnie to behave badly — leaving Christy scrambling to do damage control. (CBS)

9:00 PM ET

Scandal [MIDSEASON PREMIERE] (“Run”) – Olivia’s point of view reveals what happened when Jake left the room, and more details of her disappearance. (ABC)

Two and a Half Men (“A Beer-Battered Rip-Off”) – Walden worries that Louis’ adoption will be impacted when Alan breaks up with their social worker in order to get back together with Lyndsey. (CBS)

Reign (“Banished”) – Mary is forced to do something she didn’t expect; a rivalry grows between Francis and Condé; Claude searches for the truth about who really killed the twins. (The CW)

Party Down South (“Roll With the Punches”) – Bradley could be heading to jail after a bar fight; Ashton tries to move on from Tyler after deciding to give Brandon a chance. (CMT)

Project Runway All Stars (“Always the Bridesmaid”) – The designers must use Marchesa’s showroom as inspiration to create bridesmaids’ dresses for a wedding ceremony on the runway. (Lifetime)

Backstrom (“Bella”) – The Special Crimes Unit helps investigate an escalating serial arsonist; childhood neighbors torment Backstrom; Valentine helps Niedermayer recover evidence. (FOX)

Chopped Canada (“It’s a Halva Day”) – Four female chefs brave the baskets for a shot at the prize; salmon cakes abound in round one; the entree round features chefs racing to tenderize a tough piece of meat; transforming a frozen breakfast treat into a winning dessert. (Food Network)

9:30 PM ET

The McCarthys (“The Ref”) – Ronny starts dating Doug, an attractive referee who has a history of making Arthur furious; Gerard’s suspicious behavior makes Katrina worry he is cheating. (CBS)

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10:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: How to Get Away With Murder [MIDSEASON PREMIERE] (“Hello Raskolnikov”) – As the search for Sam begins, it is uncertain how much Annalise knows about what really happened; a surprise visitors creates complications for the students. (ABC)

Parenthood [SEASON FINALE] (“May God Bless You and Keep You Always”) – Hank asks Zeek for his blessing, and seeks a special favor from Drew; Amber receives help from her grandparents as she adjusts to life as a new mom; Joel and Julia are faced with a life-altering decision; Adam and Crosby come to an understanding. (NBC)

Elementary (“The One That Got Away”) – As the threat to Kitty’s safety causes her to unravel, Joan and Sherlock ramp up their efforts to help her; information about the origin of Sherlock and Kitty’s relationship is revealed. (CBS)

Archer (“Edie’s Wedding”) – Pam takes Archer to her sister’s wedding but gets side-tracked with technical difficulties. (FX)

Redneck Island (“Are You Smarter Than a Redneck?”) – Tensions come to a head when a specific relationship causes issues in the house; the rednecks must prove they have brains as well as brawn as the latest challenge puts them to the test. (CMT)

Beat Bobby Flay (“Defend the House”) – Former body-builder, chef Alina Eisenhauer flexes her muscle against New York’s chef Joe Dobias with the winner taking on Bobby Flay. (Food Network)

Portlandia (“Sea World”) – The Ecoterrorists travel to San Diego to take down their next target, Seaworld. (IFC)

Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory (“Big Black Forest Ham and the Foot Long Kid”) – Rob and Big Black have Subway Jared’s black card, and decide to hand out subs on the streets of Los Angeles. (MTV)

Babylon (“Victoria Park”) – Liz faces incrimination over her relationship with the Commissioner; Assistant Commissioner Franklin takes the reins on a search for the bomber. (Sundance)

Wizard Wars (“Fire and Mice”) – Teams of magicians from Chicago and Las Vegas compete for the chance to face the Wizards. (Syfy)

Love Thy Sister (“Transitions”) – Londyn is now a transgender woman; Riley takes losing weight to the extreme. (WE TV)

10:30 PM ET

NBA Basketball [LIVE] (“Chicago Bulls at Los Angeles Lakers”) – The visiting Chicago Bulls face the disappointing Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers face the remaining season without their star, Kobe Bryant. The Bulls are coming off a gritty overtime win against the Warriors. (TNT)

Duff Till Dawn (“Monster Mayhem”) – Kelly Zubal, the queen of clean cakes, and former punk rocker Wiley Saccheri bring their ultimate monster cakes to life; Haylie Duff and Geof Manthorne judge the results. (Food Network)

Ridiculousness (“Chanel and Sterling XVII”) – Rob, Sterling and Chanel; “Accidental Filth”; “Beer Belts”; “Human Glitch.” (MTV)

11:00 PM ET

Watch What Happens: Live – Actor Tony Goldwyn (“Scandal”); singer Jennifer Nettles. (Bravo)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

Ridiculousness (“Future”) – Future; “Dungeon Life”; “Going Too Hard”; “Backyard Space Program.” (MTV)

Close-Up Kings (“New York”) – New York City magicians escape a hardcore prison while restrained in straight jackets, padlocks and chains. (Syfy)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Honeymoon in Vegas!”) – Tony Danza (Broadway’s “Honeymoon in Vegas”); hot topics. (BET)

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Randy Sklar; Jason Sklar; Matt Walsh. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Jon Stewart is joined by Author Sarah Chayes. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan features Simon Helberg, George Ezra and Tanishq Abraham. (11:00 PM, TBS)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore welcomes a panel of guests giving their unique views on pop culture and current events. (11:30 PM, Comedy Central)

Late Show With David Letterman has TV host John Oliver; actress Mayim Bialik; Death Cab for Cutie performs. (11:35 PM, CBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live is joined by Actress Kerry Washington; animal handler Dave Salmoni; Ne-Yo performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

The Late Late Show features Guest host Whitney Cummings; actor Alan Cumming; actress Alison Brie; actress Joanne Froggatt; OK Go performs. (12:35 AM, CBS)

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