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‘Inside the Actors Studio’

If you’ve never seen the 2001 episode of this interview show featuring the comic genius that is Robin Williams, you’ll want to catch this encore presentation. Host James Lipton barely gets a word out before Williams begins to riff like no one else (“Who’s Sari Now”). Warning: You may find yourself laughing uncontrollably (an audience member reportedly was laughing so much, he had to be hospitalized). 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, on Bravo (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Thursday

“An Adventure in Space and Time” (2013), 8 p.m. (BBC America): In 1963, cast and crew create the landmark TV series “Doctor Who,’’ with actor William Hartnell in the title role.

“Rookie Blue,” 9 p.m. (ABC): When a car bomb explodes in a downtown parking garage, a newly reinstated Duncan goes rogue in an effort to prove himself; a bomb goes off in the station’s evidence room, with Andy inside.

“Project Runway,” 9 p.m. (Lifetime): The designers must create looks for Heidi Klum to wear at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

“Married,” 10 p.m. (FX): Russ refuses to have his sperm tested; there is an unpredictable conclusion.

“The Honorable Woman,” 10:05 p.m. (Sundance): Going back eight years, a younger Hayden-Hoyle climbs the ranks of MI6 while Nessa and Atika endure atrocities during their time held captive in Gaza.

“House Hunters International,” 10:30 p. m. (HGTV): Brits in the U.S., must find a long-term rental when they relocate to Mornington Peninsula, Australia for a job opportunity.

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