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Drag Race Winner Revealed, Carell Leads Space Force, Central Park and More

Drag Race Final 3

On TV this Friday: RuPaul crowns a new Drag Race champ, Steve Carell leads Netflix’s Space Force and critical darling Ramy returns for its second season. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Apple TV+
    Central Park

    Series premiere (first three episodes, then weekly): Bob’s Burgers creator Loren Bouchard presents a new ‘toon about a family that lives in the titular locale; the voice cast includes Kristen Bell and Josh Gad (Frozen), Daveed Diggs and Leslie Odom Jr. (Hamilton), Kathryn Hahn (Mrs. Fletcher) and Stanley Tucci (Limetown). (Watch trailer.)

  • Apple TV+
    Defending Jacob

    Limited series finale: A verdict brings about “unexpected consequences,” as the Chris Evans miniseries comes to a close.

  • Hulu

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes): Ramy delves further into his spiritual journey; Mahershala Ali (True Detective) joins the cast. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Somebody Feed Phil

    Season 3 premiere (all five episodes): Phil Rosenthal’s culinary travelogue takes him to Chicago, London, Marrakesh, Montreal and Seoul.

  • Netflix
    Space Force

    Series premiere (all 10 episodes): A four-star general (The Office‘s Steve Carell) is paired with an eccentric scientist (The New Pope‘s John Malkovich) to get the nation’s newest military branch up and running; Lisa Kudrow (Friends), Ben Schwartz (Parks and Rec), Noah Emmerich (The Americans), Jimmy O. Yang (Silicon Valley), the late Fred Willard (Modern Family) and Jessica St. Clair (Playing House) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • DC Universe
    Harley Quinn

    After the two finally talk about their kiss, Harley throws Ivy’s bachelorette party on Themyscira, where Mrs. Freeze and Catwoman prove to be difficult guests.

  • CBS
    Haircut Night in America

    Top stylists walk celebs (and viewers) through the perfect DIY haircut while stuck in quarantine; willing participants include Kelly Osbourne, Olympian Lindsey Vonn and NHL player P.K. Subban, while marrieds Jerry O’Connell (Crossing Jordan) and Rebecca Romijn (Star Trek: Discovery) host.

  • VH1
    RuPaul's Drag Race

    Season 12 finale: After the Top 3 compete in a lip-sync battle for the crown, a winner is revealed. (Who will win? Who should win?)

  • AMC
    Friday Night In With the Morgans

    Guests include Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill), Sonequa Martin-Green (Star Trek: Discovery), Kenric Green (The Walking Dead) and contractor Mark McEathron.

  • HBO
    Real Time With Bill Maher

    Maher chats with Top Chef‘s Tom Colicchio and comedian Jay Leno, then conducts his first virtual panel with Eurasia Group prez Ian Bremmer and Matter of Fact anchor Soledad O’Brien.