What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Good Girls’ on NBC; final episode of ‘Conan’ on TBS

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Christina Hendricks, left, Retta and Mae Whitman in “Good Girls” on NBC.
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Making It Hosts Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler get to know a new batch of makers as this arts-and-crafts competition returns for a new season. 8 p.m. NBC

You would have to be a most grumpy, dour, negative, naysaying, stubbornly unhappy, anti-life sort of person to turn up your nose at NBC’s “Making It,” a new competition series hosted by former “Parks and Recreation” costars Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman that premieres Tuesday.

July 30, 2018

Walker (N) 8 p.m. The CW

When Nature Calls With Helen Mirren This new documentary comedy (adapted from a hit British comedy series called “Walk on the Wild Side”) presents a variety of creatures going about their lives in spectacular natural settings. Dubbed-in commentary imagines the inner thoughts of the featured creatures. Helen Mirren narrates. 8 p.m. ABC


Beat Shazam (N) 8 p.m. Fox

Top Chef The remaining chefs get an early wake-up call from host Padma Lakshmi to go dig for clams in this new episode. 8 p.m. Bravo

Beat Bobby Flay Wolfgang Puck makes his first-ever appearance on the culinary series, alongside Ted Allen (“Chopped”). 8 p.m. Food Network

United States of Al As Riley (Parker Young) struggles with acclimating to civilian life, Al and Vanessa (Adhir Kalyan, Kelli Goss) try to convince him to accept the assistance and benefits he earned for his military service in the comedy’s season finale. 8:30 p.m. CBS

CBS’s new sitcom came under fire for a 30-second trailer. But on closer inspection, the series deflates more stereotypes than it endorses.

April 1, 2021

Good Girls Things become more complicated for the women (Christina Hendricks, Retta and Mae Whitman) under Rio’s (Manny Montana) thumb in the first of two new episodes. 9 and 10 p.m. NBC

Legacies Hope (Danielle Rose Russell) is forced to work with someone from her past while Kaleb and MG (Chris Lee, Quincy Fouse) go on their first official “superhero” mission together in the season finale. Jenny Boyd, Matthew Davis, Aria Shahghasemi, Kaylee Bryant and Leo Howard also star. 9 p.m. The CW

Holey Moley (N) 9 p.m. ABC

Mental Samurai (N) 9 p.m. Fox

The Cube (N) 9 p.m. TBS

Clarice In the season finale, Clarice (Rebecca Breeds) is held captive in an abandoned animal-testing facility where trafficked women are being held against their will. Ardelia (Devyn Tyler) and Clarice’s team (Michael Cudlitz, Kal Penn, Lucca De Oliveira and Nick Sandow) search for her as she tries to rescue the other women. 10 p.m. CBS


Though inspired by Jonathan Demme’s Oscar winner, CBS’ latest, with Rebecca Breeds as Agent Starling, finds its stride on more modest terrain: as a cop show.

Feb. 11, 2021

The Hustler (N) 10 p.m. ABC


Impact With Gal Gadot The star of “Wonder Woman” hosts this new short-form documentary series that spotlights women working to improve their communities around the world, in such diverse settings as Brazil, Puerto Rico and four U.S. states. 10 p.m. National Geographic


Baseball The Kansas City Royals visit the New York Yankees, 10 a.m. MLB; the Oakland Athletics visit the Texas Rangers, 1 p.m. MLB; regional coverage, 4 p.m. MLB; the Chicago Cubs visit the Dodgers, 7 p.m. MLB and SportsNet L.A.

2021 Copa America Bolivia versus Uruguay, 2 p.m. FS1; Chile versus Paraguay, 5 p.m. FS1

2021 College World Series Game 10: Texas versus Virginia, 4 p.m. ESPN2

NHL playoffs The Vegas Golden Knights visit the Montreal Canadiens, 5 p.m. USA

NBA playoffs The Phoenix Suns visit the Clippers, 6 p.m. ESPN

WNBA The Washington Mystics visit the Sparks, 7:30 p.m. SportsNet

Sparks forward and Houston native Nneka Ogwumike shares thoughts on Juneteenth, which commemorates the day the last of the slaves were declared free.

June 19, 2021


CBS This Morning Brittney Spencer. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler (“Making It”); Jill Martin. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

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

Good Morning America Taylour Paige and Riley Keough. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

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

Live With Kelly and Ryan Russell Brand (“Revelation”); Steven Yeun (“Minari”); Buddy Valastro. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Leslie Odom Jr. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show Cynthia Bailey (“The Real Housewives of Atlanta”). (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Retta; Victor Cruz guest cohosts. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Kelly Clarkson Show Clarkson covers “God Only Knows” with Carnie, Wendy, Lola and Brian Wilson; Amy Poehler; Masked Wolf. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Minnie Driver (“Cinderella”); Blake Shelton performs. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

Conan (series finale) Jack Black. (N) 10 and 11 p.m. TBS

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

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Jon Hamm; Ozuna; Rojo Perez. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Robert Duvall; JP Saxe and John Mayer perform. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live! Chris Pratt; Michael Cohen; the Isley Brothers; Snoop Dogg. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Seth Meyers John Cena; Kristen Schaal; Kristina Schiano. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With James Corden Actor Liam Neeson; Anthony Ramos performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

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


Haunted Honeymoon (1940) 8:30 a.m. TCM

Crash (2004) 8:31 a.m. Cinemax

Apollo 13 (1995) 9:50 a.m. Encore

Having Wonderful Crime (1945) 10:15 a.m. TCM

Morris From America (2016) 10:30 a.m. TMC

Star Trek Beyond (2016) 10:50 a.m. Epix

The Long, Long Trailer (1954) 11:30 a.m. TCM

Captain Phillips (2013) 1 p.m. BBC America

Pretty in Pink (1986) 2 p.m. Freeform

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) 2:30 p.m. FXX

Salt (2010) 2:45 p.m. AMC

Mean Girls (2004) 2:50 and 10 p.m. VH1

The Family Way (1967) 3 p.m. TCM

War Horse (2011) 3:30 p.m. HBO

Steel Magnolias (1989) 3:34 p.m. Encore

Hitch (2005) 3:48 p.m. E!

Saving Private Ryan (1998) 4 p.m. BBC America

Inside Out (2015) 5:36 p.m. Encore

Basic Instinct (1992) 5:50 p.m. Cinemax

Fighting With My Family (2019) 6:10 p.m. Epix

Rebel Without a Cause (1955) 6:45 p.m. TCM

Top Gun (1986) 6:55 p.m. Showtime

The Hunt for Red October (1990) 8 p.m. BBC America

True Grit (2010) 8 p.m. Cinemax

The Full Monty (1997) 8 p.m. Epix

The LEGO Movie (2014) 8 and 9 p.m. Nickelodeon

The Untouchables (1987) 8 p.m. TMC

Doctor Strange (2016) 8 p.m. TNT

Moneyball (2011) 8:45 p.m. Showtime

The Devil’s Own (1997) 9 p.m. Encore

The Birdcage (1996) 9:35 p.m. Epix

No Way Out (1987) 10 p.m. TMC

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) 10:30 p.m. FX

Violent Playground (1958) 10:30 p.m. TCM

Hellboy (2004) 10:55 p.m. Encore

Ghostbusters (1984) 11 p.m. Syfy

Amistad (1997) 11:37 p.m. Cinemax

TV highlights for June 20-26 include a Pride celebration with Demi Lovato and the return of the animated sci-fi comedy “Rick and Morty.”

June 20, 2021

Movies on TV this week: June 20: Alfred Hitchcock films on TCM’The Man Who Knew Too Much’ 1934 and 1956; ‘Psycho’; ‘Rear Window’; ‘The 39 Steps’; ‘Vertigo’

June 18, 2021

Movies on TV for the entire week, June. 20 - 26 in interactive PDF format for easy downloading and printing

June 18, 2021

TV Grids for the entire week of June. 20 - 26 in downloadable and printable PDF files

June 18, 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