TV Picks: Carrie Underwood in ‘The Sound of Music Live!’
TV picks for Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, include “The Sound of Music Live!” on NBC, “Glee” on Fox and “Scandal” on ABC.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘The Sound of Music Live!’
This much-ballyhood event features Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp, Stephen Moyer (“True Blood”) as Captain von Trapp, Audra McDonald as Mother Abbess, Laura Benanti as Elsa Schrader and Christian Borle (“Smash”) as Max Detweiler. Executive producers are Craig Zadan and Neil Meron (“Smash,” “Hairspray,” “Chicago”). 8 p.m. Thursday on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Thursday
“A Raisin in the Sun” (1961), 6:45 p.m. (TCM): Proud members of a Chicago family argue over a $10,000 insurance windfall. From the Lorraine Hansberry play.
“The Big Bang Theory,” 8 p.m. (CBS): Amy and Leonard try to help Sheldon deal with his shame; Raj stays with Bernadette and Howard for a week.
“Reign,” 9 p.m. (The CW): Francis and Mary must rely on each other when the castle is taken hostage; Catherine’s proposal shocks everyone; Bash’s mother reveals her plan.
“Glee,” 9 p.m. (Fox): The glee club members audition for parts in the Nativity scene; Rachel, Kurt and Santana work as elves at a mall.
“The Returned,” 9 p.m. (Sundance): A power cut hits the town and Pierre forms a community around Camille.
“Scandal,” 10 p.m. (ABC): Loyalties and relationships are tested as the team gets closer to the truth; Cyrus realizes he may have gone too far.
The New York Times