What’s On Tonight: FX offers Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll & Kelly Bishop

Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Thursday, August 27. All times are Eastern.

Top pick

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (FX, 10 p.m.): It’s a theatrical bonanza this week as Broadway legend Kelly Bishop (a.k.a. Gilmore Girls‘ Emily Gilmore) guest stars as Johnny’s mom. Not only does theater vet Roger Bart play her fiancée, the episode specifically deals with her failed showbiz career and her hatred of Mary Poppins. Gigi learns how the British nanny ruined her dad’s childhood when she finally meets her grandmother. Since Michael Roffman is practically perfect in every way, he’ll have no problem parsing the theatricality at the center of “Supercalifragilisticjuliefriggingandrews.”

Also noted

Review (Comedy Central, 10 p.m.): This week Forrest sets out to review both fishing and sleeping in a haunted house. Emily L. Stephens wonders if it’s …

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