What to Watch Tonight

Bloodline Ends, War for Brad Pitt, Insecure Marathon and More


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:

  • Netflix
    Bloodline

    Final season premiere (all 10 episodes): The Rayburns come to terms with the choices they’ve made, but face an uncertain future. (Read previewwatch trailer.)

  • Amazon
    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!)

  • Netflix
    War Machine

    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.

  • VH1
    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.

  • NBC
    First Dates

    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.)

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    Repeats to Revisit (two episodes): Pitches include human-quality pet food, chewable coffee products and an improved winter glove. (On the move this fall.)

  • CBS
    MacGyver

    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.)

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    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.)

  • TNT
    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.)

  • HBO
    Insecure Marathon

    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.

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5 Comments
  1. isaaedi100 says:

    Bloodline final season!
    Long Strange Trip premiere
    First Dates season finale

  2. haldrey says:

    Another DVR night!

  3. Joey Padron says:

    The Tonight Show.

  4. Jess says:

    war machine
    MacGvyer, I think I missed that episode

  5. Billy meacham says:

    Bloodline final season
    War machine
    Still trying to catch up on my DVR shows.