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Kate Beckinsale Is an Adventurous Widow, James Roday Builds a Dark Treehouse and More

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On TV this Friday: Kate Beckinsale is Amazon’s thrilling Widow, 2 Dope Queens wraps its sophomore run and James Roday leads an all-star cast Into the Dark. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Hulu
    Into the Dark

    A Million Little Things‘ James Roday co-wrote and directed the sixth installment, titled “Treehouse,” about a celebrity chef (Westworld‘s Jimmi Simpson) who temporarily flees his big-city life for a weekend at his family’s isolated home; Maggie Lawson (Psych), Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Mary McCormack (The Kids Are Alright) and Shaunette Renee Wilson (The Resident) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Amazon
    The Widow

    Series premiere (all eight episodes): A woman (Underworld‘s Kate Beckinsale) heads into the Congo in search of answers regarding her husband’s mysterious disappearance. (Watch trailer.)

  • DC Universe
    Doom Patrol

    The team meets a Nazi doctor in Paraguay.

  • ABC
    Fresh Off the Boat

    Eddie begins dating Trent’s sister Tina; Evan turns to Jessica for help when he fails his Phys Ed exam.

  • Fox
    Last Man Standing

    Mike and Kristin disagree on how to best handle Boyd’s growing sense of adventure; Mandy and Kyle deal with no-fun landlord Ryan.

  • Fox
    The Cool Kids

    The guys devise a plan to stop Margaret’s best friend Joanie (Buffalo Bill‘s Joanna Cassidy) from moving into Shady Meadows.

  • ABC
    Speechless

    The DiMeos band together to help JJ shoot a last-minute film needed for his college application; Kenneth and Ray try to conceal embarrassing secrets.

  • Fox
    Proven Innocent

    The team retries the case of William Hurston, a man who at age 14 was convicted of murder due to a coerced confession.

  • Cinemax
    Strike Back

    Novin and Zarkova are at the mercy of corrupt police; Mac and Wyatt seek refuge; Coltrane learns the location of the nukes. (Renewed for final season.)

  • HBO
    2 Dope Queens

    Season 2 finale: Phoebe and Jessica reveal their latest luxury indulgences; Keegan-Michael Key is enlisted for a game of impressions. (Not yet renewed.)