On TV this Friday: The Legend of Korra begins a new chapter, Rake (wow, remember that show?) closes its last case, Girl Meets World is ready to finally meet you and Continuum faces a season-ending war. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Girl Meets World, Korra Returns, Continuum Finale and More
In these next five episodes, Turbo has to get his friends out of jail, search for an impostor posing as him, escape being eaten and take part in a surfing contest. Sounds like someone’s come out of his shell….
The Legend of Korra
Season 3 premiere: Korra discovers that her decision to leave the spirit portals open has created a major shift in the bending world. Then at 7:30, Korra and Team Avatar revive the air nation. And at 8, the team looks for Airbenders on a trip to Ba Sing Se.
In this Disney Channel original movie, after Zoe (Zendaya, Shake It Up!) has a freak accident with her smart phone she discovers she has a magical app that allows her to control the boys around her — there really is an app for everything.
Series finale: Keegan uses a highly unusual tactic to defend a new client (guest star Brian Baumgartner, The Office) and his mother (Debra Mooney, Scandal), both of whom confessed to the same murder in order to protect each other. (Cancelled.)
When the skeletal remains of an up-and-coming fashion designer who went missing 28 years ago are found, the investigators begin searching for her killer.
Repeat to Revisit: Five-0 investigates the murder of a schoolteacher and abduction of his daughter; Danno arranges a date between his parents.
Girl Meets World
Series premiere: Riley Matthews (Rowan Blanchard) — the daughter of Boy Meets World‘s Cory and Topanga (Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel) — tries to be like her best friend Maya (Sabrina Carpenter, The Goodwin Games), so she follows her lead and joins the homework rebellion, much to her teacher’s aka dad’s dismay.
When Lowe learns of Blackbeard’s plan to attack innocent civilians, he tries to report back to Jagger (guest star Julian Sands, Banshee) — only to learn that his spymaster might be even crazier!
Season finale: As she and Liber8 work to stop Alec from unleashing his new technology, Kiera’s relationship with John Doe appears doomed as they’re pushed to opposing sides. Elsewhere, Scar Alec learns that Kellog has been making his own game-changing moves.
Real Time With Bill Maher
Bill interviews microbiologist Dr. Martin Blaser and World War Z author Max Brooks, while the roundtable guests include radio talk-show host Andy Dean, journalist Bobby Ghosh and anchor Joy Reid.