On TV this Friday: Undateable welcomes the Backstreet Boys, Vampire Diaries and The Originals stake out a new night, Last Man Standing celebrates 100 episodes and Dateline follows up on a Murderer. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Undateable Finale, Grimm Returns, Vampire's New Night, the 100th Last Man and More
Season 3 finale (60 minutes): Justin enlists the Backstreet Boys to assist him with a surprise for Danny; the gang helps Candace retrieve something from ex-boyfriend Trent. (Not yet renewed.)
Season 4 finale: The final two craft the most important menu of their (young) lives in an attempt to secure the $100,000 prize. (Not yet renewed.)
Last Man Standing
Episode 100: Mike and Vanessa wrongly assume that Kyle is about to propose to Mandy after spotting him with an engagement ring belonging to Ed.
Mike Nichols: American Masters
Director Elaine May documents the life and impact of The Graduate‘s late helmer, featuring interviews with Meryl Streep, Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Alec Baldwin, Paul Simon, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane and many more.
New time slot alert! Klaus declares war on Aurora and Tristian; Vincent uses his magic against his will. (Watch footage from the next TVD/Originals crossover.)
Nick and the gang deal with the Wesen uprising and the shocking return of “Juliette,” who isn’t quite how they remember. (Get scoop.)
New time slot alert! Pritchard makes it his mission to prove to Duval that he was a good man, but first they’ll have to deal with another father-son duo, one that’s up to no good.
Dateline: The State of Wisconsin vs. Steven A. Avery
This deep dive into Making a Murderer includes a rare 2005 interview with Penny Beerntsen and new sit- downs with key players from the Avery/Halbach case.
Real Time With Bill Maher
Guests include filmmaker Adam McKay, political strategist Kristen Soltis Anderson, radio host Thom Hartmann and former Fla. Rep. Trey Radel.