Thursday TV Picks: Season premiere of ‘Project Runway’
TV picks for Thursday, July 18, 2013, include the season premiere of “Project Runway” on Lifetime, “Wilfred” on FX and “Rookie Blue” on ABC.
Tonight in Prime Time
Where did I put that seam ripper? Ready or not, Heidi, Tim, Nina and Zac, plus a new set of designers, are here for a 12th (!) season of this fun sartorial competition. Make it work! First up, a “Road to the Runway” special at 8 p.m., followed by the season premiere at 9 p.m. Thursday on Lifetime (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @dougknoop
Also on Thursday
“2013 Tour de France,” 5 and 9 p.m. (NBC Sports): From Gap to Alpe-d’Huez.
“The Manchurian Candidate” (1962), 6:45 p.m. (TCM): A Korean War hero’s commanding officer discovers he and his platoon were brainwashed.
“Wilfred,” 10 p.m. (FX): Wilfred forces Ryan to collaborate on a birthday gift for Jenna.
“The Winner Is ...,” 9 p.m. (NBC): Six acts perform for the panel of music experts.
“Hell’s Kitchen,” 9 p.m. (Fox): The chefs must use sight, taste and smell to identify ingredients in a dish and re-create it, with the chef who comes closest earning a shopping spree and time with Chef Ramsay; Ramsay sends two chefs home.
“Rookie Blue,” 10:01 p.m. (ABC): When an arrest reveals that drugs contaminated with a deadly bacteria have hit the street, the squad rushes to control the situation; Marlo reveals a shocking secret; Dov suspects Chloe of hiding secrets.
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