On TV Tonight, Thursday 10/15/09: FRINGE, THE OFFICE, and more…

Thursdays TV Schedule

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BONES “A Night at the Bones Museum” – 8pm Fox
Brennan and Booth are called to investigate what appears to be charred human remains on an electrical fence. The mysterious corpse is later determined to be a mummified Egyptian royal on loan to the Jeffersonian. The anthropological mystery has Brennan in a tizzy, and when the Jeffersonian curator prepping the mummy for exhibition is murdered, the team suspects foul play. Brennan’s investigation of the curator sheds new light on the life of the Egyptian royal, turning their case into one of historic proportions. Meanwhile, Brennan goes on a date with Booth’s supervisor and former intern, and Sweets’ girlfriend Daisy Wick (guest star Gallo) returns to the Jeffersonian in the “A Night at the Bones Museum“ episode of BONES airing Thursday, Oct. 15 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/ PT) on FOX.

COMMUNITY “Advanced Criminal Law” – 8pm NBC

FLASH FORWARD “Black Swan” – 8pm ABC
Olivia struggles to accept Bryce’s suggestion that a patient’s flashforward holds the key to a correct diagnosis and treatment. Meanwhile, Demetri accuses Mark of waiting for the future he saw in his flashforward to come true without incident, while Mark feels Demetri is letting his fear of what he witnessed envelop his life; and Nicole returns to work as Mark and Olivia’s daughter’s baby-sitter, and discloses her shocking future vision — involving a murder — on “FlashForward,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

THE VAMPIRE DIARIES “Lost Girls” – 8pm The CW
Elena (Nina Dobrev) demands that Stefan (Paul Wesley) explain the frightening events that have been happening in Mystic Falls. In flashbacks, Stefan explains how his rivalry with Damon (Ian Somerhalder) began. Back in the present, Damon impulsively takes control of Vicki’s (Kayla Ewell) future, and a confused and frightened Vicki runs away. Finally, Sheriff Forbes (guest star Marguerite MacIntyre) and Mayor Lockwood (guest star Rob Pralgo) take steps to protect the town. Steven R. McQueen and Zach Roerig also star.

CSI “Coup de Grace” – 9pm CBS
The team investigates the racially charged case of a cop that accidentally kills another cop and the infighting between the police and the local community that ensues, on CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION, Thursday, Oct. 15 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

FRINGE “Dream Logic” – 9pm Fox
The Fringe team travels cross-country to Seattle after learning of a mysterious incident involving a man who attacked his boss because he believed he was an evil ram-horned creature. As these puzzling occurrences continue, the team tirelessly explores strange and creepy links to dreams. In pursuit of additional information, Agent Broyles has a disconcerting meeting with enigmatic Massive Dynamic executive Nina Sharp that leads the investigation in an unthinkable direction in the “Dream Logic” episode of FRINGE airing Thursday, Oct. 15 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

GREY’S ANATOMY “Invasion” – 9pm ABC
The residents of Seattle Grace and Mercy West vie for surgeries and their careers as day one of the hospital merger begins. Meanwhile, Arizona stands by an enraged Callie when her father, Mr. Torres, employs a priest to help convince her to date men, and Izzie experiences the brunt of her new surgical competition, on “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network

THE OFFICE “Mafia” – 9pm NBC

SUPERNATURAL “I Believe the Children Are Our Future” – 9pm The CW
Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) investigate a series of odd murders that strangely resemble fairytales and urban legends. The brothers track down an 11-year-old boy named Jesse (guest star Gattlin Griffith) and realize that whatever Jesse believes is coming true. Castiel (Misha Collins) tells Sam and Dean that Jesse is a serious threat and needs to be eliminated.

30 ROCK “Season 4” – 9:30pm NBC
Jack (Baldwin) informs Liz (Tina Fey), Tracy (Tracy Morgan) and Jenna (Jane Krakowski) that “TGS” needs to make immediate adjustments to become more relatable. In an effort to do their part, Jenna (Krakowski) decides to makeover her image, while Tracy (Morgan) attempts to regain touch with the common man. In the meantime, Jack sends Liz (Fey) and Pete (Scott Adsit) on a mission to scout new “TGS” talent while Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) leads a Page strike.

IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA “The Waitress is Getting Married” – 10pm FX
Jealous that the waitress is beating her to the altar, Dee does everything in her power to derail the wedding. Meanwhile, the guys distract Charlie by getting him back in the dating scene.

THE MENTALIST “Red Menace” – 10pm CBS
Jane, Lisbon and the CBI team encounter one of California’s most dangerous motorcycle gangs when investigating the death of their primary attorney, on THE MENTALIST, Thursday, Oct. 15 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

PRIVATE PRACTICE “Right Here, Right Now” – 10pm ABC
Miranda Bailey brings a kidney transplant patient to Los Angeles, and Addison isn’t the only Oceanside Wellness doctor pleased to see her. Meanwhile the consequences of Addison’s emotional affair with Noah catch up with her, and Sheldon and Pete finally discover who the father of Violet’s baby is, on “Private Practice,” THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.