The return of “Will & Grace” is a bona fide hit, even as the rest of NBC’s Thursday night lineup struggles. That’s too bad, because it’s a top-notch two-hour block, starting with “Superstore,” which has a smart take this week on health care. Kelly Stables (“The Exes”) is a chipper addition to an already rich cast.
7 p.m., KARE, Ch. 11
Griffin Dunne spends quality time with Aunt Joan in his new documentary, “Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold,” with Harrison Ford, Vanessa Redgrave and others sharing their thoughts about the eclectic author of “Slouching Towards Bethlehem.”
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“S.W.A.T.” tries to distinguish itself from the ’70s original in its opening chase scene, which concludes with the accidental shooting of a child. But everything else about the revival — the casting of “Criminal Minds” vet Shemar Moore, the relentless violence — suggests this will quickly become a by-the-books CBS procedural, one that will resonate more with fans of “NCIS” than those looking for a thoughtful take on mistrust of law enforcement.
9 p.m., WCCO, Ch. 4