Also Thursday: ‘Parenthood,’ ‘Bones’ Back

parenthood-season-6-The sixth and final season of “Parenthood” (NBC, 10 p.m.) arrives, with Adam and Kristana about to open their charter school, and Sarah taking her father to Vegas for a birthday trip.

Also back tonight is “Scandal” (ABC, 9 p.m.) with the second term of the President, Fitz, starting and Olivia and Jake still missing. “Grey’s Anatomy” (ABC, 8 p.m.) starts its new season with Meredith seeking to control her life, and Derek talking about moving. It’s a whole night of shows from ShondaLand, culminating in the new “How to Get Away with Murder” (ABC, 10 p.m.). It’s the only new show starting tonight.

Maybe that’s all meant to be counter programming to Thursday Night Football, where it’s Giants at Washington (NBC, 8:35 p.m.) .

The 10th season of “Bones” (Fox, 8 p.m.) begins with a case that may be tied to the jailing of Booth.

The feature documentary “Glena” (Showtime, 7 p.m.) tracks the career of Glena Avila, a single mother who trains to become a cage fighter.

New York City passerby are tagged for makeovers on “Project Runway” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.) and Asha Leo and Michelle Monaghan are guest judges.

Last season’s finales of “The Vampire Diaries” (The CW, 8 p.m.) and “The Originals” (The CW, 9 p.m.) are rerun in advance of next week’s season debuts.

The season premiere of “Sleepy Hollow” (Fox, 9 p.m.) is rerun from earlier in the week.

Sorry to see the season end already for “Garfunkel & Oates” (IFC, 10 p.m.). It’s accompanied by “Birthday Boys” (IFC, 10:30 p.m.) starting a new season.

The guys from “Impractical Jokers” create a new series with the studio-based challenges “Jokers Wild” (truTV, 10 p.m.).

The season of “Don’t Be Tardy…” (Bravo, 9 p.m.) ends right on time, with a going away party for Troy.

Dan Rather interviews Kenny Rogers on “The Big Interview” (AXS TV, 7 p.m.).

George C. Scott gets the spotlight tonight on Turner Classic Movies with “Patton” (8 p.m.), “The Hindenburg” (11 p.m.), “Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb” (1:15 a.m.) and “Petulia” (3 a.m.).

Baseball includes Minnesota at Detroit (MLB, 7 p.m.)

In college football, it’s Texas Tech at Oklahoma State (ESPN, 7:30 p.m.), Appalachian State at Georgia Southern (ESPNU, 7:30 p.m.) and UCLA at Arizona State (Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly & Michael: Sofia Vergara, Terry Crews. The View: Viola Davis. The Talk: Lauren Graham, Adam Perry Lang. Ellen DeGeneres: Kerry Washington, Tony Goldwyn, Scott Foley, Guillermo Diaz, Darby Stanchfield, Joshua Malina, Katie Lowes, Jeff Perry, Bellamy Young. Wendy Williams: Jennifer Hudson, Mally Roncal. Meredith Vieira: Kim Cattrall.

Late Talk

David Letterman: Jerry Seinfeld, Cirque du Soleil. Jimmy Fallon: Chris Pratt, Rosamund Pike, John Mellencamp. Jimmy Kimmel: Denzel Washington, Darby Stanchfield, the Script. Seth Meyers: Andy Samberg, Emily VanCamp, Roy Wood Jr. Craig Ferguson: Carrie Ann Inaba, Ben Schwartz. Carson Daly: Corey Stoll, the Birds of Satan, Shane Dawson & Anna Martemucci. Tavis Smiley: Berry Gordy, Suzanne de Passe. Jon Stewart: Steven Johnson. Stephen Colbert: Walter Mischel. Conan O’Brien: Bill Hader, Chelsea Peretti, Norah Jones.

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