Quantcast
Home » News
Home » News

Thursday on TV: 'Rake' is OK; wish it was better

Published January 22, 2014 10:42 pm

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2014, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Greg Kinnear stars as a low-budget lawyer who gets caught up in a big case in the premiere of Rake (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13).

I like Kinnear. I kind of like this show. I sort of wish I liked it more.

Elsewhere on TV ...

Community (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Abed plans a going away party for Troy.

The Vampire Diaries (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Stefan spreads the news about Katherine's health.

Women's college basketball (7 p.m. BYUtv): San Francisco at BYU

American Idol (7 p.m. Fox/Ch. 13): Auditions continue, this time in Atlanta.

Men's college basketball: Utah at Arizona State (7 p.m., P12N): BYU at Portland (7 p.m., ROOT)

Parks and Recreation (7:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Leslie and Ben argue.

Sean Saved the World (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Sean tries to get together with an ex.

Reign (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Bash and Mary are captured and returned to the castle.

King of the Nerds (8 and 11:30 p.m., TBS): A second season of this dopey reality/competition show begins.

Michael J. Fox Show (8:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Mike tries to surprise his sister.

Parenthood (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Sarah stars working with Hank.

White Collar (10 p.m., USA): Peter goes to Diana for help.