He’s a favorite of afternoon TV and was guest star on the summer documentary “NY Med.” So now, Dr. Mehmed Oz has his own show following his work in surgery. “Surgeon Oz” (OWN, 10 p.m.), not surprisingly, finds a place on the network of his employer, Oprah Winfrey.
Sting goes “Inside the Actors Studio” (Bravo, 8 p.m.) to promote his musical “The Last Ship,” soon to open on Broadway.
Christian Siriano is judge of the new spinoff “Project Runway: Threads” (Lifetime, 10:30 p.m.), with teenage designers. It follows the 13th season finale of “Project Runway” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.), with the final four — Sean Kelly, Amanda Valentine, Kini Zamora and Char Glover — presenting their collections during New York Fashion Week. Guest judge is Emmy Rossum of “Shameless.”
Too soon to invite a love interest to an aunt’s funeral? That’s the question on “A to Z” (NBC, 9:30 p.m.). I did an interview with the producer that appeared here.
No World Series tonight, but Thursday Night Football has San Diego at Denver (CBS, 8:25 p.m.). College football includes Miami at Virginia Tech (ESPN, 7:30 p.m.).
A new season starts for the spoofy “Newsreaders” (Cartoon Network, midnight) with Alan Tudyk taking over as head anchor Reagan Biscaine. Read More