On TV this Friday: Bloodline draws to a close, HBO binges on Insecure, TNT gives viewers a second chance to visit Animal Kingdom and Martin Scorsese chronicles The Grateful Dead. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Bloodline Ends, War for Brad Pitt, Insecure Marathon and More
Long Strange Trip
Docuseries premiere: From EP Martin Scorsese comes this six-part doc chronicling the history of The Grateful Dead. (Someone tell Lindsay Weir about this one!)
In this original film, Brad Pitt (Ocean’s Eleven) plays a four-star general tasked with commanding NATO forces in Afghanistan; Topher Grace (That ’70s Show), Tilda Swinton (Snowpiercer) and Sir Ben Kingsley (Tut) co-star.
RuPaul's Drag Race
The queens are tasked with making over members of the Drag Race crew, to be judged by recording artist Kesha and RuPaul’s gown designer Zaldy.
Season 1 finale: A dater wonders what life would be like as one-half of a power couple, while another admits to never being kissed. (Not yet renewed.)
Repeats to Revisit (two episodes): Pitches include human-quality pet food, chewable coffee products and an improved winter glove. (On the move this fall.)
Repeat to Revisit: After apprehending a war criminal, Mac and Jack’s helicopter crashes in a remote area of Kazakhstan, allowing the prisoner to escape by foot. (View CBS’ fall schedule.)
Repeat to Revisit: Alicia Brown joins McGarrett in his search for the Chess-Piece Killer after a dead body turns up in her bed. (Watch CBS fall show trailers.)
Animal Kingdom Marathon
Through Saturday at 4 am | Catch up on the gritty, dysfunctional family drama starring Ellen Barkin ahead of its Season 2 premiere on Tuesday, beginning with Episodes 1-5. (Episodes 6-10 air Saturday, beginning at noon.)
Through Saturday at 3:20 am | Here’s your second chance to catch up on this Peak TV Treasure, as the premium cabler marathons all eight Season 1 episodes.