TV Watch List: Thursday, March 1

Jason Isaacs, left, stars as Detective Michael Britten, who is living two lives after he is involved in a deadly car crash in “Awake.”

‘Awake’
DRAMA. Jason Isaacs gives a mesmerizing performance as detective Michael Britten, who loses a family member in a car accident — but he’s not sure which one. The grief is so overwhelming, he copes by creating two realities for himself: one in which his son perished, the other in which his wife is the one who died. It’s a tantalizing, heartbreaking puzzle to watch as Britten realizes he doesn’t want to discover which “dream world” he’s living is actual reality.
10 p.m., NBC

‘Project Runway All Stars’
REALITY. Pharrell Williams — one half of music production duo The Neptunes — judges out-of-this-world styles when the designers are tasked with creating looks that literally glow.
9 p.m., Lifetime

‘Up All Night’
COMEDY. A media mogul (guest star Eve Best) arrives to take control of Ava’s show. As long as she doesn’t tweet Nielsen viewers, asking them to tune in, things should go relatively smoothly, right?
9:30 p.m., NBC

‘Parks and Recreation’
COMEDY. Kathryn Hahn guest stars as a high-powered campaign manager from Washington hired by Bobby Newport to take Leslie out of the running.
8:30 p.m., NBC


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