What’s on TV Thursday: ‘The Outpost’ on The CW; MLB playoffs

Jake Stormoen, left, and Aaron Fontaine in "The Outpost" on The CW.
Jake Stormoen, left, and Aaron Fontaine in the season premiere of “The Outpost” on The CW.
(Aleksandar Letic/The CW)

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Big Brother (N) 8 p.m. CBS

Connecting... One of several coronavirus-themed TV projects in the works, this new comedy revolves around a group of friends coping with quarantine and separation through video chats and social media. The ensemble cast includes Otmara Marrero, Ely Henry, Preacher Lawson, Parvesh Cheena, Jill Knox, Keith Powell and Shakina Nayfack. 8 p.m. NBC

Supernatural Sam and Dean (Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles) are on a collision course with Chuck (recurring guest star Rob Benedict) — better known as God — as the series returns to complete its 15th and final season. Meagen Fay guest stars. 8 p.m. CW

Celebrity Family Feud (N) 8 p.m. ABC

Doctor Who The conclusion of the lost episodes from the 1967 season of the science fiction series resurrected with new animation paired with the original soundtrack. 8 p.m. BBC America

Southern Charm (N) 8 p.m. Bravo

Dateline NBC (N) 9 p.m. NBC

The Outpost Zed (Reece Ritchie) forces humans to toil in a mining camp where Talon (Jessica Green) struggles to keep the peace. Also, Janzo’s (Anand Desai-Barochia) lab is invaded by a sassy genius and a dark priestess unites the Blackbloods. Jake Stormoen, Aaron Fontaine, Imogen Waterhouse, Izuka Hoyle, Adam Johnson and Jaye Griffiths also star in the season premiere. 9 p.m. CW

Press Your Luck (N) 9 p.m. ABC

Good Eats Culinary mad scientist Alton Brown spins a chilling tale of a ghoulish 100-year-old cookbook in a highly cinematic new black-and-white special Halloween episode titled “The House That Dripped Chocolate.” 9 p.m. Food Network

Star Trek: Discovery Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) is aboard the U.S.S. Discovery, where she realizes things are not as they seem, especially the mysterious Capt. Gabriel Lorca (Jason Isaacs) in this episode of the science fiction series. 10 p.m. CBS

Match Game (N) 10 p.m. ABC


Baseball Division Series: The Atlanta Braves versus the Miami Marlins, 11 a.m. FS1; the Oakland Athletics versus the Houston Astros, 12:30 p.m. TBS (if Game 4 is necessary); the Tampa Bay Rays versus the New York Yankees, 4 p.m. TBS; the Dodgers versus the San Diego Padres, 6 p.m. MLB

College Football Tulane visits Houston, 4:30 p.m. ESPN

NFL Football The Tampa Bay Buccaneers visit the Chicago Bears, 5 p.m. and NFL



CBS This Morning Director Aaron Sorkin. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today COVID-19; Vicky Nguyen; Zanna Roberts Rassi. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America Alec Baldwin; Jack Huston; Jason Schwartzman; Ben Sheehan; Tory Johnson. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Ryan Uma Thurman (“War With Grandpa”); JP Saxe performs. (N) 9 a.m. KABC, 2:06 a.m. KABC

The View Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.). (N) 10 a.m. KABC

Rachael Ray Ali Wentworth. (N) 10 a.m. KTTV

Home & Family Carlos and Alexa PenaVega; Henry Winkler. (N) 10 a.m. Hallmark

The Wendy Williams Show Billy Bush. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Taraji P. Henson; author Jay Shetty. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Tamron Hall Jeannie Mai. (N) 1 p.m. KABC

The Drew Barrymore Show Kathie Lee Gifford (“Then Came You”); author Eva Chen (“Roxy the Last Unisaurus Rex”). (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

The Kelly Clarkson Show Michael Strahan; Haley Lu Richardson; Sarah Michelle Gellar; Sabrina Carpenter; Zara Larsson. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC


The Doctors Making the holidays safe; Nanny Angel Network; the Wig Fairy; detox teas; how nature nurtures. (N) 2 p.m. KCOP

Dr. Phil A man is confronted about his drinking and his disrespectful attitude. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Sarah Silverman; Jeff Foxworthy; Bon Jovi performs. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The Real Mary J. Blige. (N) 3 p.m. KCOP

Late Night With Seth Meyers (N) 8:30 p.m. KNBC

Amanpour and Company (N) 11 p.m. KCET; midnight KVCR; 1 a.m. KLCS

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Eddie Redmayne; Guy Raz; Lele Pons and Guaynaa perform. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Mindy Kaling; John Brennan, former CIA director. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live! Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.); Kal Penn; Haim performs. 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Seth Meyers Jim Parsons; Amber Ruffin; author Yaa Gyasi. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With James Corden Armie Hammer; Surfaces perform. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC


Get On Up (2014) 8:25 a.m. HBO

Juliet, Naked (2018) 8:55 a.m. Epix

What We Do in the Shadows (2014) 9 a.m. FX

Grindhouse Presents: Death Proof (2007) 10 a.m. IFC

Hold Your Man (1933) 10:30 a.m. TCM

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) 10:35 a.m. Epix

Shazam! (2019) 10:50 a.m. HBO

Wonder Boys (2000) 11 a.m. TMC

Crimson Peak (2015) 11:15 a.m. Cinemax

The Professional (1994) 11:42 a.m. Encore

Matilda (1996) Noon Freeform

Red Dust (1932) 12:15 p.m. TCM

The Avengers (2012) 12:40 p.m. Epix

Elysium (2013) 1 p.m. BBC America

Winter’s Bone (2010) 1:15 p.m. Cinemax

Get Out (2017) 2:30 p.m. FXX

Walk the Line (2005) 2:30 p.m. HBO

The Book of Life (2014) 3 p.m. FX

American Hustle (2013) 3 p.m. IFC

Mean Girls (2004) 3:05 p.m. TMC

Bombshell (1933) 3:15 p.m. TCM

Top Gun (1986) 3:30 p.m. Showtime

Spider-Man 2 (2004) 3:44 p.m. Starz

Goosebumps (2015) 4:30 p.m. Freeform

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) 4:30 p.m. Syfy

The Invisible Man (2020) 4:50 p.m. HBO

The Front Page (1931) 5 p.m. TCM

Catch Me if You Can (2002) 5:30 p.m. Showtime

Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004) 6:25 p.m. Cinemax

Slow West (2015) 6:30 p.m. TMC

Drumline (2002) 6:30 p.m. VH1

Goodfellas (1990) 7 and 10:15 p.m. Paramount

Insidious (2010) 8 p.m. AMC

How to Train Your Dragon (2010) 8 and 9 p.m. Nickelodeon

The Man With the Golden Arm (1955) 8:30 p.m. TCM

It Follows (2014) 9 p.m. Syfy

The Way Back (2020) 10:30 p.m. HBO

Love Affair (1939) 10:45 p.m. TCM

Crawl (2019) 11:30 p.m. Epix

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) 11:33 p.m. BBC America

Movies on TV this week: Oct. 4: “The Shining” on AMC; “Gandhi” on TCM; “Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb” on KCET

Oct. 2, 2020

Movies on TV the week of Oct. 4 in interactive PDF format

Oct. 2, 2020

TV Grids for the entire week of Oct. 4 -10: Broadcast and cable in PDF format

Oct. 2, 2020

Michael Strahan, right, interviews Former President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, June 3, 2021.


What’s on TV: Television listings

Looking for what to watch on TV? Here are the television listings from the Los Angeles Times in printable PDF files.

June 18, 2021