What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘Scandal’ and ‘Riverdale’ Premieres on Thursday

Scandal returns for an all-new season while Riverdale has its series premiere! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Thursday 01/26/2017:

8:00 PM ET

Grey’s Anatomy (“You Can Look (But You’d Better Not Touch)”) – Bailey, Arizona and Jo treat a violent teenage inmate and her unborn baby at a maximum security women’s prison. (ABC)

Hell’s Kitchen (“Tequila Shots?”) – The chefs create a unique dining experience for a group of well-known chefs; chef Andi and chef Aaron work to sabotage the chefs as they run a dinner service with famous diners. (FOX)

Supernatural (“First Blood”) – Sam and Dean must find a way to escape from a government-run detention facility; in an effort to find her sons, Mary and Castiel seek assistance from a surprising source. (The CW)

Revenge Body With Khlo√© Kardashian (“Revenge-ance & Uber-entitled”) – Jill has long been an emotional eater; experts help Jill rediscover her true self and show her sister that she’s back on her feet for good; Sukhda wants to prove to both herself and her judgmental friends that she can win the battle of the bulge. (E!)

IMPACT Wrestling – An all-new episode featuring the stars of TNA Wrestling. (POPSD)

What's On TV Tonight - 'Scandal' and 'Riverdale' Premieres on Thursday

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9:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: Scandal [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Survival of the Fittest”) – The shocking results of the presidential race between Mellie Grant and Francisco Vargas set off an explosive outcome. (ABC)

My Kitchen Rules (“Andrew Dice Clay Hosts Dinner”) – Andrew Dice Clay and Valerie Silverstein’s turn to host falls into chaos as Andrew focuses on entertaining and leaves Valerie alone in the kitchen. (FOX)

The New Edition Story (“Part Three”) – New Edition reaches unparalleled heights of success; they must choose to put their differences behind them or their unresolved wounds will lead to their undoing. (BET)

Top Chef (“For the Kids”) – Previous winner Michael Voltaggio gives the remaining chefs a blindfolded taste test; the chefs draw inspiration from childhood memories to create dishes for the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital charity gala on Kiawah Island. (Bravo)

Nashville (“Love Hurts”) – Scarlett and Damien George fight over their differences; Clay and Maddie’s relationship builds; Clay shows Maddie a different part of town. (CMT)

Project Runway: Junior (“Firefighting Clients”) – A surprise fire drill sends the designers out of the workroom to meet their new clients; some of the designers find it challenging to work with clients. (Lifetime)

L.A. Hair (“Making the Cut”) – Tension ignites when Kim holds surprise evaluations; one stylist gets cut from the salon floor; things get turned upside down at a fashion show; Kim takes Gocha to task. (WE TV)

10:00 PM ET

Pure Genius [SEASON FINALE] (“Lift Me Up”) – Angie tries to target her mother’s illness using a radical technology; Walter, Malik and Zoe attempt to use suspended animation to stop a man’s internal bleeding; Julianna discovers that James used the unapproved GSS drug on Louis Keating. (CBS)

Riverdale [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Chapter One: The River’s Edge”) – Riverdale reels from the tragic death of Jason Blossom, a high school student; new student Veronica Lodge arrives in town; Cheryl Blossom stirs up trouble among the others while keeping a few secrets of her own. (The CW)

How to Get Away With Murder (“We’re Bad People”) – The D.A.’s office continues to build a case against Annalise for arson and murder; the Keating 4 struggle to cope with the realization that one of their own is dead. (ABC)

Roast Battle II War of the Words [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Day 1”) – Eight of the 16 comics face off to see who can sling the sickest burns as Jeff Ross and guest judges decide who moves on to the next round. (Comedy Central)

Baskets (“Reverie”) – Chip gets the chance to pee in the cowboy toilet. (FX)

Portlandia (“Separation Anxiety”) – Toni and Candace retire; Drew and Andy re-imagine gingerbread cookies; rats consider the charms of squirrels. (IFC)

Lip Sync Battle (“Ruby Rose vs. Milla Jovovich”) – Actors Ruby Rose and Milla Jovovich compete. (Spike)

Colony (“Sublimation”) – Will, Devon and Charlie journey home; Katie says goodbye to her daughter; Bram makes friends at camp; Maddie finds a new project. (USA Network)

Ghosts in the Hood (“Inglewood Always Up to No Good”) – A sexy realtor calls the O.P.O. into action, fearing that an unwanted demon would repel any potential homeowners; a cantina is beginning to experience a fiery spirit moving across its dance floors. (WE TV)

10:30 PM ET

Caraoke Showdown (“The Boyz Are Back”) – Craig gets a van full of firemen; Boyz II Men help one team win big. (Spike)

11:00 PM ET

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)

11:30 PM ET

At Midnight With Chris Hardwick – Jeff Ross; Mike Lawrence; Jamar Neighbors. (Comedy Central)


The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is joined by Actor Laurence Fishburne. (11:00 PM, Comedy Central)

Conan features Comic Chris Hardwick; comic Ron Funches; Cody Jinks performs. (11:00 PM, TBS)

Watch What Happens: Live welcomes Actress Bryce Dallas Howard; actor Blair Underwood. (11:00 PM, Bravo)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has Actor Danny DeVito; actress Brit Marling; kid advice expert Ciro Ortiz; Jon Bellion performs. (11:35 PM, NBC)

Jimmy Kimmel Live is joined by Actor Samuel L. Jackson; actor Jason Momoa; Kehlani performs. (11:35 PM, ABC)

Late Night With Seth Meyers welcomes Actor Timothy Olyphant; actresses Lili Reinhart and Camila Mendes; Nelly Furtado performs; Darren King sits in with the 8G Band. (12:35 AM, NBC)

What, if anything, do you plan on watching on TV tonight? Sound off in the comments!

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