Happiness is a Warm TV

What to Watch on Thursday: Zach Galifianakis’ ‘Baskets’ is back on FX

Zach Galifianakis, far left, as Chip Baskets in “Baskets” on FX. Also pictured (L-R): Eva La Dare as Cypher, Tobias Jelinek as Morpheus, Brett Loudermilk as Mouse and Christopher Wonder as Tank.
Zach Galifianakis, far left, as Chip Baskets in “Baskets” on FX. Also pictured (L-R): Eva La Dare as Cypher, Tobias Jelinek as Morpheus, Brett Loudermilk as Mouse and Christopher Wonder as Tank. Colleen Hayes/FX

Baskets (10 p.m., FX) – In the Season 2 premiere, Chip’s (Zach Galifianakis) life has unraveled, so he decides to ride the rails to Kettleman City, where he finds work in a local elementary school. He also hears about a birthday party for a family of limited means, so Basket crashes the party to entertain the kids.

Also on tonight . . .

The Good Place (8 p.m., NBC) – In the Season 1 finale, Chidi and Tahani help Michael as he faces his biggest challenge yet.

Mom (9 p.m., CBS) – Bonnie urges Christy to go after Marjorie’s nephew, even though she has been told to stay away from him.

Reel South (10 p.m., UNC-TV) – In the documentary “Overburden,” the lives of two women collide after a mine disaster devastates their community.

Lip Sync Battle (10 p.m., Spike) – It’s Jay Leno vs. Craig Ferguson. I think I have to see this.

Colony (10 p.m., USA) – Will puts his trust in an old friend in the Santa Monica bloc.

  Comments