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Timberlake Is Palmer, Denzel's Little Things, POI and More

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On TV this Friday: Justin Timberlake and Denzel Washington front new films, Person of Interest and What I Like About You head to streaming and Dax Shepard gets behind the wheel of the new Top Gear America. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Apple TV+

    Emily attempts to express her gratitude to Sam during an evening at the opera. (New episodes of Losing Alice and Servant are also streaming Friday.)

  • HBO Max
    The Little Things

    Film premiere: Deputy Sheriff Joe “Deke” Deacon (Denzel Washington) teams with Sgt. Jim Baxter (Mr. Robot‘s Rami Malek) to search for a serial killer (My So-Called Life‘s Jared Leto) in 1990s Los Angeles.

  • Apple TV+

    Film premiere: High school football star-turned-ex con Eddie Palmer (Justin Timberlake) forms a bond with his neighbor’s unique 7-year-old son; June Squibb (Nebraska), Juno Temple (Ted Lasso) and Alisha Wainwright (Raising Dion) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • HBO Max
    Person of Interest

    Michael Emerson, Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Amy Acker and Sarah Shahi star in this beloved CBS procedural, which ended in 2016.

  • MotorTrend
    Top Gear America

    Reboot premiere: Dax Shepard (Parenthood), Rob Corddry (The Unicorn) and MotorTrend’s Jethro Bovingdon serve as presenters.

  • Disney+

    “Everything is about to change,” the Episode 4 promo tells us. Read previews, and then speculate on what’s going on before watching.

  • Netflix
    We Are: The Brooklyn Saints

    The four-part docuseries shines a spotlight on a Brooklyn youth football program and the selfless coaches who provide a safe haven for the players.

  • HBO Max
    What I Like About You

    All four seasons of the WB sitcom starring Amanda Bynes, Jennie Garth, Leslie Grossman and Nick Zano are available to stream for the first time ever.

  • ABC
    Live With Kelly and Ryan

    The late Cicely Tyson is among the guests, in an interview that was pre-taped on Wednesday (to discuss her memoir Just As I Am): “The hosts, staff and crew of Live send their deepest condolences to the family, friends and fans of Miss Tyson, and hope that the interview serves as a fitting tribute to this legendary actress.”

  • VH1
    RuPaul's Drag Race

    The queens’ design skills are put to the test in a pageant of bag-inspired couture; Nicole Byer (Nailed It!) guest-judges.

  • NBC
    The Blacklist

    Liz sets a new plan in motion that promises “catastrophic consequences.” (Already renewed, really!)