TV Watch List: Thursday, Feb. 16

Ben (Adam Scott), left, is introduced to Leslie’s (Amy Poehler) ex-boyfriend, Dave (Louis C.K.) on “Parks and Recreation.”

‘Parks and Recreation’
COMEDY. The lack of a new “Parks and Rec” episode last week is more than made up for tonight, when guest star Louis C.K. returns as Leslie’s cop ex-boyfriend, Dave. The reunion becomes just slightly awkward when Leslie, stumping for the support of the chief of police, introduces Dave to Ben, her current beau.
8:30 p.m., NBC

‘Hook, Line & Dinner’
REALITY. Just in time for everyone preparing to observe Lent, host Ben Sargent and his fish-focused foodie tour of the U.S. returns for some recipe inspiration.
Season premiere, 8 p.m., Cooking Channel

‘The Mentalist’
DRAMA. For everyone looking for a “Homeland” fix, here ya go: Morena Baccarin guest stars as a murderer Jane helped imprison, but now has furloughed in exchange for information she claims to have on the homicide of a CBI charity worker.
10 p.m., CBS

‘Project Runway All Stars’
REALITY. Prepare ye the way of the fashion-savvy Lord! The designers create a look for the Broadway revival of the rock musical “Godspell.”
9 p.m., Lifetime



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