On TV this Friday: Bojack horses around, Jessie has a hot ticket (or two), Doctor Who conquers the globe, this little piggy goes to The Knick and The Almighty Johnsons are powerless against Lady Luck. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Will Arnett Feels Horse, The Knick Pigs Out, Who Tour and More
Series premiere, 12 episodes: Will Arnett (The Millers) voices BoJack, the equine star of a 1990s sitcom who now is awash in self-loathing, whiskey and failed relationships. The voice cast includes Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad), Alison Brie (Community) and Amy Sedaris.
NFL Preseason Football
The Oakland Raiders (1-1) take on the Green Bay Packers (1-1) at Lambeau Field.
In an episode directed by star Debby Ryan — the youngest female director in Disney Channel history — Jessie gets two VIP wristbands to a hot concert, leading Emma and Zuri to compete for the extra ticket.
Masters of Illusion
Magicians featured this week include Jan Rouven, Jonathon Pendragon, Ed Alonzo, Christopher Hart, David Zirbel and Michael Grandinetti.
Dog With a Blog
Karl, the kids’ neighbor, reveals that he knows Stan’s secret
because he read the pooch’s blog.
Doctor Who: Earth Conquest
Ramping up to Saturday’s season premiere, this documentary follows the new Doctor, Peter Capaldi, and “companion” Jenna Coleman on a recent world tour.
Repeat to Revisit: When the remains of a repo man are found in a septic tank, the investigation reveals a troubled past. Meanwhile, a forensic anthropologist (Ignacio Serricchio, Witches of East End) who defected from Cuba seeks an internship.
Thackery considers performing reconstructive surgery on a former flame — and orders Everett and Bertie to experiment on pigs. Meanwhile, Algernon has a bad day.
Jonah From Tonga
A hold-up at a bowling alley lands Jonah and the rest of the boys in juvenile detention.
The Almighty Johnsons
Axl reluctantly confesses his secret to Anders after saving him from his vengeful exes. Elsewhere, Mike wins big when he visits a casino.