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‘Hell’s Kitchen’

This cooking competition/scream-a-thon hasn’t changed much in its 12th season. Chef Gordon Ramsay started out with 20 contestants, and each week he puts them through challenges and a dinner service. Contestants cut themselves, get sick and fight, all while trying to cook the perfect salmon dish or risotto. Eventually you will hear Ramsay yell “GET OUT!” 9 p.m. Thursday, April 10, on Fox (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Thursday

“Portlandia,” 7 p.m. (IFC): Toni and Candace coach a dance team; Kickstarter videos compete at a Film Festival.

“Grey’s Anatomy,” 9 p.m. (ABC): Cristina won’t let herself get excited when she is nominated for a Harper Avery award; Alex thinks about making a change; Callie and Derek work with a machine that recognizes emotions.

“Reign,” 9 p.m. (The CW): Mary discovers that her mother (Amy Brenneman) orchestrated a secret clause in her marriage contract.

“Project Runway: Under the Gunn,” 9 p.m. (Lifetime): The designers must create their collections in only three days; the winning designer and mentor are chosen.

“Parenthood,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Crosby reaches out to Joel for help with a housing situation; Julia works up the nerve to talk to Sarah; Amber and Kristina each receive upsetting news.

“Elementary,” 10:01 p.m. (CBS): When anthrax kills a pickpocket, Holmes and Watson must track the toxin’s source before anyone else is put in danger.

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