On TV this Friday: William Daniels returns to officiate a Girl Meets World wedding, A-Rod steps up to the plate one last time and Netflix gives viewers a chance to Get Down with the dawn of hip hop. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
GMW Wedding, Outcast Finale, The Get Down Begins and More
The Get Down
Series premiere (six episodes): Jaden Smith (After Earth), Jimmy Smits (Sons of Anarchy) and Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad) are featured in this new Baz Luhrmann drama chronicling the rise of hop-hop in 1970s New York. (Read review.)
Ask the StoryBots
Series premiere (all six episodes): This Schoolhouse Rock-inspired program features a series of creatures who live beneath our screens and help kids answer life’s big questions; Judy Greer (Married) leads a voice ensemble featuring guests Whoopi Goldberg, Jay Leno and ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic.
The New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez plays his final game, against the Tampa Bay Rays. (Get details.)
2016 Summer Olympics
Select primetime highlights include the women’s track and field shot put final, women’s diving and women’s beach volleyball.
The Great British Baking Show
Season 3 finale: The three finalists compete for the win by concocting filled ice buns and a multi-layer cake.
Dutch apprehends and interrogates a Level Six agent; Johnny privately investigates Jelco’s wall for Pawter. (Watch a sneak peek.)
Love Thy Neighbor
Linda’s mother is forced to come to her rescue.
Season 1 finale: In Rome, Kyle and Anderson look for an unexpected perpetrator; Sidney makes his intentions known. (Previously renewed.)
Handler Tabor Chalchek assists three crew members access a high-security facility via clone.