Thursday’s TV Highlights: ‘Sean Saves the World’ on NBC

Sean Hayes and Samantha Isler in “Sean Saves the World.”
A single dad and his daughter (Sean Hayes and Samantha Isler) in “Sean Saves the World.”
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The Big Bang Theory A fight with Bernadette (Melissa Rauch) leaves Howard (Simon Helberg) sleeping on Raj’s (Kunal Nayyar) couch in this new episode. 8 p.m. CBS

Parks and Recreation Leslie (Amy Poehler) tries to keep a minor scandal that’s been blown out of proportion from becoming any bigger. Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza and Rob Lowe also star in this new episode. 8 p.m. NBC

Sean Saves the World Robert Gant guest stars in this new episode as Sean’s (Sean Hayes) blind date. Samantha Isler and Linda Lavin also star. 9 p.m. NBC


Reign Australian actress Adelaide Kane stars in this new period teen drama as 15-year-old Mary, Queen of Scots. Toby Regbo, Megan Follows, Torrance Coombs and Rossif Sutherland also star. 9 p.m. KTLA

Project Runway Kerry Washington serves as guest judge for the season finale, as the remaining designers show their collections at Lincoln Center during New York’s Fashion Week. 9 p.m. Lifetime

White Collar Neal (Matt Bomer) takes drastic measures to clear Peter (Tim DeKay), who is in prison facing murder charges for Pratt’s death in the season premiere. Willie Garson also stars. 9 p.m. USA

The Michael J. Fox Show Mike (Michael J. Fox) tries to improve his relationship with Eve (Juliette Goglia) by getting her an internship at the station. Anne Heche and Betsy Brandt also star in this new episode. 9:30 p.m. NBC

MythBusters Michael Rooker (“The Walking Dead’’) helps the team test zombie myths in this new episode. 10 p.m. Discovery

Covert Affairs As Annie (Piper Perabo) is alone for the first time on a deep-cover operation, Auggie, Joan and Arthur (Christopher Gorham, Kari Matchett, Peter Gallagher) and the rest of the agency try to manage the fallout from her “death” at the hands of Calder Michaels (Hill Harper). Richard Short, Gregory Itzin and Michelle Ryan guest star in this new episode. 10 p.m. USA


CBS This Morning Marillyn Hewson, Lockheed Martin; David Kelley, IDEO and author Tom Kelley. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS


Today Debra Messing and Eric McCormack; Giada De Laurentiis. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

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

Good Morning America Pedro Andrade, Mariana Atencio and Yannis Pappas; Guy Fieri. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Courtney Thorne-Smith; screenwriter Diablo Cody (“Paradise”) (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Rachael Ray Matt Bomer. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL

Live With Kelly and Michael Ian Somerhalder; Chloë Grace Moretz. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Diane Farr; Selena Gomez performs. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show T-Boz, Chilli, Keke Palmer, Drew Sidora and Lil Mama; TLC performs. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV


The Talk Billy Gardell; Robin Quivers. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Queen Latifah Show Julianne Hough; Russell Peters; women help to rebuild New Orleans; Asher Monroe performs. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS; 7 p.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show Kidnapping victim Elizabeth Smart; reversing aging. (N) 2 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil A woman says her husband is abusive and controlling. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Katie Deadly club drug; mouth-and foot-painting artists. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Pamela Anderson; Jimmy Buffett performs. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

The Doctors Carpal tunnel syndrome. (N) 5 p.m. KCAL

The Arsenio Hall Show Andrew Dice Clay (“Blue Jasmine”); Wayne Brady; Amber Riley and Derek Hough. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Tavis Smiley Jacqueline Bisset. (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Daily Show Malala Yousafzai. 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Chelsea Lately Heather McDonald; Bryan Callen; Brendan Schaub. (N) 11 p.m. E!

Conan Jared Leto; Kaitlin Olson; Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Dana Carvey; Cee Lo Green and Goodie Mob perform. 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show Donald Trump; Selena Gomez performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Kerry Washington; Bob Pflugfelder; Sleigh Bells perform. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night Tina Fey; Goldfrapp; Thundercat performs with the Roots. 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Allison Janney; Ben Schwartz. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

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