What’s On TV Tonight – Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 What’s On TV Tonight – Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
TV tonight includes the premieres of Mom, Life in Pieces, and SWAT, as well as the fall finales of Superstore, The Good Place, and... What’s On TV Tonight – Thursday, November 2nd, 2017


8:00 The Big Bang Theory (CBS) – “The Proton Regeneration”
Sheldon goes head-to-head with Wil Wheaton for the role of the new Professor Proton. Also, Penny steps in to take care of Halley when Bernadette and Wolowitz both wind up on bed rest.

8:00 Gotham (FOX) – “A Dark Knight: A Day in the Narrows”
With Professor Pyg striking fear throughout Gotham, Gordon and Bullock head into the Narrows to look for clues. Bruce Wayne meets a former friend, Grace, who convinces him to come along for a night out with some old classmates. Meanwhile, Sofia’s relationships with Penguin and Gordon continue to evolve.

8:00 Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) – “Come on Down to My Boat, Baby”
Jackson decides he needs some time off and invites the guys to join him on a day out at sea, while Arizona, April and Maggie treat a woman who is hiding a deadly secret.

8:00 Supernatural (The CW) – “The Big Empty”Photos
When multiple patients of grief counselor Mia Vallens turn up dead, Sam, Dean and Jack investigate the mystery surrounding the murders and, each inadvertently, are forced to deal with unresolved grief of their own.

8:00 Superstore (NBC) – “Health Fund”
Fall finale. As Mateo turns to stranger and stranger home remedies for an ear infection, Amy and Jonah decide to offer an alternative to Cloud 9’s terrible health insurance plan. Meanwhile, Glenn enlists Dina to help him get medical attention for his own embarrassing condition.

8:30 The Good Place (NBC) – “Derek”
Fall finale. Janet creates a big problem for Michael. Meanwhile, Eleanor lets Chidi in on a secret, and Jason puts Tahani in a difficult position.

8:30 Young Sheldon (CBS) – “Rockets, Communists, and the Dewey Decimal System”
To appease his worried mother, Sheldon employs the techniques of a self-help book to try and make a friend.

9:00 Arrow (The CW) – “Reversal” Photos
Just as Oliver starts to get things in order, Black Siren launches another attack on the citizens of Star City.

9:00 Scandal (ABC) – “Adventures in Babysitting”
Olivia and Mellie assert their power like never before; meanwhile, Cyrus is working on congressional approval to declare war in Bashran, and QPA is keeping close watch on President Rashad’s niece.

9:00 Van Helsing (Syfy) – “Save Yourself”
Vanessa faces off against Sam in a bloody showdown. Dmitri hears news that sends him on a warpath after Vanessa. Flesh, Mohamad, and Lucky take desperate steps to save their lives.

9:00 Will & Grace (NBC) – “Rosario’s Quinceneara”
Fall finale. When Karen has trouble dealing with a personal tragedy, Will, Grace, and Jack’s try to intervene. Will and Grace’s new business relationship begins to show signs of stress. 

9:00 Mom (CBS) – “Twinkle Lights and Grandma Shoes”
Season premiere. Bonnie gets cold feet when considering her future with Adam, and Christy risks failing an important test in order to help a fellow alcoholic.

9:00 The Orville (FOX) – “Into the Fold”
Ed and the crew set out to save Dr. Finn, her two sons and Isaac after their shuttle gets thrown into unchartered space and they crash-land on a moon that is light years.

9:30 Life in Pieces (CBS) – “Settlement Pacifier Attic Unsyncing”
Season premiere. When the entire Hughes family moves into John and Joan’s home after their kitchen is destroyed, their presence creates chaos for Joan. Also, Matt and Colleen are set to receive a huge monetary settlement from Colleen’s fall off the motel balcony on their wedding night; John tries to get Sophia back on track when she starts misbehaving; Tyler and Clementine make a surprise announcement to the family; and Jen and Greg attempt to persuade Lark to get rid of her pacifier.

9:30 Great News (NBC) – “Pool Show”
Fall finale. Jeremy invites Katie to do some “real reporting” and go on a stakeout with him. Carol is suspicious and kidnaps Greg to stake out the stakeout. The two discover that it may not be all business between Jeremy and Katie. Chuck meets Carvell, who is Portia’s fiancé, and the two of them form an unlikely friendship.

10:00 Better Things (FX) – “Arnold Hall”
Sam gets confronted. 

10:00 Chicago Fire (NBC) – “Down is Better”
Fall finale. After heroically saving a mother and newborn baby from a rooftop fire, Kidd receives surprising news when she discovers she is being transferred out of the firehouse. Severide and Casey believe something is off about the turn of events, prompting them to investigate the situation. Otis and Herrmann discuss the possibilities of taking over a rundown bar and Dawson’s frustration with her father, Ramon, reaches a boiling point.

10:00 Ghost Wars (Syfy) – “Whatever Happened to Maggie Rennie”
The town leans on skeptical and steadfast handyman Doug after Port Moore’s social structure begins to collapse. But when Doug’s dead daughter persuades Roman to deliver a message, Doug’s well-being rapidly deteriorates, sending him over the edge.

10:00 How to Get Away with Murder (ABC) – “Stay Strong, Mama”
Annalise forges ahead with her class action lawsuit and receives help from a former colleague. Meanwhile, Laurel continues to investigate her father’s company; Asher confronts Michaela about her odd behavior; and details about Isaac’s past are revealed.

10:00 Nathan for You (Comedy Central) – “Computer Repair; Psychic”
A computer repair shop needs help earning the public’s trust; a psychic’s marketing gets personal.

10:00 S.W.A.T. (CBS) – “Pilot”
Series premiere. A locally born SWAT sergeant, former Marine Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson, is newly tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles.

11:30 The Comedy Get Down (BET) – “No Tickets, No Peace”
Nina informs the guys that Twitter is blowing up because of some things DL and George said that got them in trouble with a gay rights group.

Shilo Adams

Shilo Adams is a contributor to KSiteTV who has written for the likes of TVOvermind, ScreenFad, and TVHackr. You can e-mail him at sda2107@gmail.com or follow him on Twitter @sda0918.