What to Watch Friday: CSI: NY Gets a Clue, Haven Sees the Light, 20/20 Goes to Work and More

On TV this Friday: CSI: NY may have to consult with Professor Plum, Haven‘s Nate is headin’ for Heaven, Last Man Standing is rather dodgy and 20/20 looks at cubicle culture. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are eight programs to keep on your radar.

8 pm Undercover Boss (CBS) | Tilted Kilt boss Ron Lynch goes undercover at his chain of Hooters-meets-Scotland pubs — though presumably not in one of the waitresses’ trademark outfits.

8 pm Last Man Standing (ABC) | Mike forms a secret afterschool dodgeball club for Boyd and the neighborhood kids. It’s like Fight Club for the Phineas and Ferb crowd… we think.

PREVIEW | Nikita‘s Melinda Clarke on Amanda’s Torturous Plans, and Why She’s as ‘Twisted’ as Ever!

PREVIEW | Nikita First Look: Devon Sawa Is Back as Owen!

PREVIEW | Fringe Exclusive: Joshua Jackson Talks Tech Twist, Warns ‘Peter Is Rapidly Slipping Away’

9 pm Shark Tank (ABC) | A California entrepreneur claims his motorized vehicle suit can take you from walking to driving in an instant. If this is even a quarter as cool as it sounds, Sharks, give this guy some cash!

9 pm CSI: NY (CBS) | The CSIs are forced to play along with a Clue-obsessed murderer who’s systematically offing patients of a British psychiatrist (played by Ringer‘s Tara Summers). Don’t worry, guys. I’ve got this one: It was Colonel Mustard, in the study, with the wrench!

9 pm Grimm (NBC) | Now that Hank thinks about it, maybe the murderer he arrested earlier in his career (Dexter‘s Jason Gedrick) – whose death sentence is about to be carried out – was actually just protecting himself from a Wesen. Hmm. Lisa Vidal (The Event) also guest-stars.

RELATED | Election Night: The Good, the Bad and the… What Was Up With Diane Sawyer?!

10 pm Real Time With Bill Maher (HBO) | Political strategist James Carville, commentators S.E. Cupp and Andrew Sullivan and The Avengers‘ Samuel L. Jackson show up to rehash Tuesday’s election.

10 pm 20/20 (ABC) | It’s like The Office without Jim and Pam! The news journal looks at the American workplace with pieces on crazy commutes, Reply-All nightmares, office romances and the story of an enterprising teen who secretly lived at AOL corporate headquarters for months.

10 pm Haven (Syfy) | In the conclusion of “Magic Hour,” Audrey is pushed to her extremes with a dying Nathan.

RELATED | Matt’s Inside Line Has Scoop on Haven‘s ‘NAudrey’ and More

Which of the above is must-see for you? Also, hit Comments to offer your own tune-in suggestions. 



Comments (35)

  • Grimm!!!

    Comment by Nick – November 9, 2012 04:12 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Grimm & Nikita (DVR of course)

    Comment by Renee – November 9, 2012 04:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • ***Grimm*** & CSI:NY.

    Comment by KoshN – November 9, 2012 04:38 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Nikita

    Comment by Mh – November 9, 2012 04:43 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Definitely watching Fringe. Only 7 left after this one. :(
    Will watch CSI:NY and Grimm on On Demand this weekend.

    Comment by SK – November 9, 2012 04:44 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Haven, all the way!!! This season is giving me some real answers.

    Comment by Tori – November 9, 2012 05:31 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • LOve this show.

      Comment by Gerry – November 9, 2012 09:06 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • “It was Colonel Mustard, in the study, with the wrench” it was the family in the TV room with the Nielsen box

    Comment by Michael Sacal – November 9, 2012 05:39 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Malibu Country!!!

    Comment by Eric – November 9, 2012 06:05 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Last Man Standing
    Malibu Country

    Comment by Blake – November 9, 2012 06:10 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Clue has always been one of my favorite board games so I cannot wait for tonight’s CSI: NY! This is gonna be fun.

    I’m also gonna watch Malibu Country. Had to miss the premiere but plan on watching it before the episode. I’d watch Reba in anything she does :)

    Comment by Sarah Elizabeth Ann (@myownlittlecrnr) – November 9, 2012 06:26 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Nikita

    Comment by kali – November 9, 2012 06:36 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Last Man Standing
    Malibu Country
    Blue Bloods (?) if it’s new.

    Comment by GS – November 9, 2012 06:40 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Haven has really impressed me this season it’s raised it’s level I will be watching

    Comment by James – November 9, 2012 06:45 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Friday night? That’s Shark Tank night!

    Comment by Blinged Up – November 9, 2012 06:51 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I’ll b watching Fringe, Nikita, Grimm, CSI:NY, Haven, and Blue Bloods. Man busy Friday for me!

    Comment by Justin – November 9, 2012 07:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Fringe Nikita Real Time

    Comment by John – November 9, 2012 07:20 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Undercover Boss, CSI: NY and Hunted (intense spy show!)

    Comment by King – November 9, 2012 07:30 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Nikita
    Grimm
    Malibu County (Reba’s funny, please don’t judge me lol)

    Comment by Sarah – November 9, 2012 08:01 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Why is there no information on Blue Bloods? It is new AND it always does well in the ratings!!!!!

    Comment by sarah – November 9, 2012 08:05 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Because they rotate and feature different shows each week so a variety of different shows can be highlighted.

      Comment by Renee – November 9, 2012 09:13 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • OMG, CSI:NY <3 Seems like it's gonna be the best and funniest episode! I'm psyched!

    Comment by Barbie Furtado – November 9, 2012 08:29 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • No mention of Blue Bloods?

    Comment by atthe1 – November 9, 2012 09:03 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • How can you not watch an episode entitled, “Through the Looking Glass and What Walter Found There” — especially when it is Fringe?

    Comment by Matt Hickman (@hemo_jr) – November 9, 2012 09:28 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Grimm, Nikita, and Haven!

    Comment by Bonnie – November 9, 2012 09:46 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • CSI: NY, dvr Nikkita… maybe blue bloods.

    Comment by Jess – November 9, 2012 09:53 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I am watching DATELINE at 10! Looks like a good one!

    Comment by KatB – November 9, 2012 09:54 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Fringe for sure~ catch Grimm at midnight from the west coast.
    CSI NY sounds good too!
    Too many good shows on Friday!

    Comment by Ib Nancy – November 9, 2012 12:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Tim, Reba, Gordon, Tom/Donnie. DVR them all. Never watch CSI, as I’m a trained forensic investigator and hate seeing the integrity of my field harmed by actors not wearing gloves all the time at every crime scene as well as other severe forensic mistakes, but gonna watch tonight, bite my tongue, because I LOVE CLUE!!!!!!!! Yeah!!!

    Comment by McAmster – November 9, 2012 01:24 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Must watch on Friday night, GRIMM

    Comment by Dawn Gross – November 9, 2012 02:46 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Fringe, Grimm, Haven, Real Time….Fridays are wonderful

    Comment by bobbie – November 9, 2012 05:27 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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