On TV this Friday: Quantico is put on high alert, C.B. Strike wraps its freshman run and Syfy conjures a very Harry Potter weekend. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
Harry Potter Marathon, C.B. Strike Finale and More
The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants
Series premiere (all episodes): This follow-up to The First Epic Movie chronicles the continued misadventures of George, Harold and Captain Underpants.
Raven has a vision that Devon won’t be able to make it to Nia’s father/daughter dance.
First up, an exposé concerning our nation’s opioid epidemic, followed by a closer look at the recent wave of nationalism that’s transforming India.
Harry Potter Wizarding Weekend
Return to Hogwarts with The Sorcerer’s Stone (at 8 pm) and The Chamber of Secrets (at 11:05 pm); the marathon resumes Saturday morning at 7:30 am and continues all weekend. (View lineup.)
Docuseries premiere: Each week, attorney Alex Ferrer will shine a spotlight on real-life David vs. Goliath stories of people who expose major corporate wrongdoings. First up, cases concerning a pediatric dental chain and a pharmaceutical company.
The team is put on high alert after Owen and McQuigg receive devastating news. (Officially cancelled.)
Masters of Illusion
Illusionists include Titou, Greg Frewin, Spidey, Billy Kidd, Jibrizy, Chris Randall, Phil Fuego, George Iglesias and Murray SawChuck. (We made one of those names up; without Googling, guess which!)
The Great British Baking Show
The remaining contestants are tasked with baking a Wellington, as well as a series of pies.
Season 1 finale: Strike visits multiple strip clubs to learn more about one of the murder suspects; Robin is determined to trap the killer.
Operation Thai Cave Rescue
60 minutes: The documentary promises insight into how the 12 boys and their coach got trapped in the first place, and how they managed to go two weeks without survival tools.