THURSDAY, JANUARY 18
"SUPERNATURAL" � (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
"Playthings" (TV-14, DLV) (HDTV)
IMAGINARY FRIENDS AREN'T ALWAYS IMAGINARY � Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) investigate two strange deaths at a small Connecticut inn run by a single mom (guest star Annie Wersching) whose young daughter (guest star Matreya Fedor) plays with an imaginary friend. The brothers find evidence of voodoo around the inn, but soon realize the little girl's imaginary friend may in fact be a demon who is killing the townspeople. Matt Witten wrote the episode directed by Charles Beeson (#211).