On TV this Friday: Syfy’s Helix tries to contain an outbreak, Enlisted reports for duty, Maw Maw dashes Hope and Banshee has some explaining to do in Season 2. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Noon – 7:30 pm Episodes marathon (Showtime) | Before Season 3 opens on Sunday, catch all… wait for it… episodes of Matt LeBlanc playing Matt LeBlanc.
8 pm Bones (Fox) | ”You’ve got mail!” gets a whole new meaning when Brennan and Booth receive a package containing the remains of a girl believed to have been murdered 18 years ago. (Watch a clip.)
8 pm Undercover Boss (CBS) | The chairman of the Mohegan Sun casino chain searches for his replacement as he plans to
cash out retire.
8:30 pm The Neighbors (ABC) | The Bird-Kirsee clan gets mugged in New Jersey, forcing Larry to take the logical next step: building a panic room in Marty and Debbie’s room.
PREVIEW VIDEO | Grimm’s Juliette Kicks Some Serious Wesen Tail
9 pm Hawaii Five-0 (CBS) | McGarrett helps Grover find a friend charged with murder; Kono’s hunt for Adam continues.
9 pm Raising Hope (Fox) | Maw Maw accidentally dials a wrong number, prompting a visit from Virginia’s rival cousin Deliah (Alpha House’s Amy Sedaris).
9:30 pm Enlisted (Fox) | Series premiere: Three brothers — played by Geoff Stults (The Finder), Chris Lowell (Veronica Mars) and Parker Young (Suburgatory) — find themselves stationed at the same military base in Florida in this new comedy from Cougar Town EP Kevin Biegel. (Watch the cast give you the lowdown on their show, get scoop and read about Superman’s visit.)
PREVIEW VIDEO | Dracula Sneak Peek: Mina Throws Grayson Into a Rage
10 pm Banshee (Cinemax) | Season 2 premiere: Rabbit, Lucas, Carrie et al are questioned by ruthless FBI special agent Jim Racine (Zeljko Ivanek, Damages) following the bloody shootout; Dana is caught with sticky fingers at a mall. (Watch a preview of Racine in all his ballistic glory.)
10 pm Helix (Syfy) | Series premiere, 90 minutes: In this drama from Battlestar Galactica boss Ron Moore, a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control is sent to the Arctic to investigate a potential outbreak, only to find that containing the disease is just the tip of the iceberg. (See what we did there?) Billy Campbell (The Killing) and Hiroyuki Sanada (Revenge) star. (Check out scoopy cast photos.)
10 pm Blue Bloods (CBS) | Danny investigates the culprit behind a new deadly drug hitting the streets.
Hit the comments with your must-see picks from tonight’s lineup!