Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon) — Season three picks up after the orchestra goes on strike. Rodrigo is in Venice to help Alessandra, a legendary opera singer, stage her comeback. Meanwhile, in New York, the orchestra members picket outside the theater — that’s being rented out to host children’s parties — while they take on odd jobs.
Fuller House (Netflix) — The Full House revival is back for a second season. Expect more callbacks to the original show, an answer to that season one cliffhanger, and a resolution to D.J.’s romance problems. One thing you still won’t see: the Olsen twins.
Alone (History, 8:00/ 9:00 p.m.) — Season three premieres with 10 new participants being introduced to the next extreme location. Later, they’re dropped into the wilderness of Patagonia where they must acclimate to their new terrain in order to survive.
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (CW, 8:00 p.m.) — After traveling back to 1927 Chicago, the Legends realize they’ve been set up by Eobard Thawne, Damien Darhk, and the newest member of the Legion of Doom, Malcolm Merlyn. While everyone is trying to save the mission, Stein is taken captive and Sara is faced with a difficult decision: save him or stop the Legion of Doom.
Taraji’s White Hot Holidays (Fox, 8:00 p.m.) — Taraji P. Henson hosts her second annual holiday celebration with performances by performances from Jussie Smollett; Taye Diggs; Pharrell Williams; Missy Elliott; Alicia Keys; Darryl McDaniels; Snoop Dogg; and TLC.
Thursday Night Football: Raiders at Chiefs (NBC, 8:20 p.m.) — Oakland (10-2) at Kansas City (9-3). QB Derek Carr and the resilient Raiders take a 5-0 road mark into this pivotal AFC West matchup, facing DBs Eric Berry and Marcus Peters of K.C.
The Great Indoors (CBS, 8:30 p.m.) — Jack and Roland have to figure out how to run the magazine’s social media channels when Emma quits after not receiving a raise.
Pitch (Fox, 9:00 p.m.) — Amelia confronts Will about missing money from the restaurant fund as Ross tries to warn the Padres that Ginny’s reached her pitching limit but management isn’t ready to end her season quite yet.
Supernatural (CW, 9:00 p.m.) — Lucifer’s still looking for just the right vessel to store his power and wield untold influence so of course his search leads him to the White House where the president unknowingly makes a deal with the devil. Sounds about right.
The Great American Baking Show (ABC, 9:00 p.m.) — The bakers are tasked with creating a dozen uniquely-flavored dinner rolls and building elaborate sculptures out of bread.
Mom (CBS, 9:00 p.m.) — It’s the anniversary of Jill’s mother’s suicide and Christy and Bonnie become concerned with how she chooses to cope.
Life in Pieces (CBS, 9:30 p.m.) — John decides to try out for Survivor but Tim tries to sabotage his audition tape; Jen covers up her cell phone game addiction by pretending to be into yoga; and Heather and Sophia have the sex talk.
Notorious (ABC, 10:00 p.m.) — Season one ends with Julia taken hostage by a Mexican drug kingpin who will only release her if she produces an interview that shows him in a favorable light.
Pure Genius (CBS, 10:00 p.m.) — Zoe agrees to go on a date with Malik but things become complicated when James admits his true feelings for her. Meanwhile, James tries to give a leukemia patient a Christmas miracle.
Gangland Undercover (A&E, 10:00 p.m.) — Season two premieres with Falco receiving an unexpected job offer while trying to move on from the past in witness protection.
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The Late Show With Stephen Colbert: Octavia Spencer, Travis Scott
Late Night With Seth Meyers: Taraji P. Henson, Lola Kirke, Bret Baier, Abe Cunningham
The Late Late Show With James Corden: Stephen Fry, Lukas Graham
The Daily Show With Trevor Noah: DJ Khaled
Conan: T.J. Miller, Anna Camp