On TV this Friday: Amazon has Electric Dreams, Taken is back for Season 2 and David Letterman’s Netflix talk show debuts. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
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Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams
Stateside premiere (all 10 episodes): This sci-fi anthology features an all-star ensemble including exec producer Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Anna Paquin (True Blood), Terrence Howard (Empire) and many more. (Watch trailer.)
Somebody Feed Phil
Series premiere (all six episodes): In this follow-up to his PBS docuseries I’ll Have What Phil’s Having, Everybody Loves Raymond creator Phil Rosenthal travels the world exploring exotic cuisines.
Season 1B premiere (all 10 episodes): The Kathy Bates stoner comedy returns for the back-half of its freshman run. (Not yet renewed.)
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman
Series premiere (episodes releasing monthly): David Letterman’s new talk show kicks off with former President Barack Obama. (Read recap.)
The team is forced to put aside their differences and work together to find missing nuclear warheads. (EP on Weller’s “shocking” Berlin secret.)
Rebecca discovers the pros and cons of selflessness; an unexpected bromance is born; this episode features the series’ 100th (!) original song.
Mac runs into a former fling (High School Musical‘s Ashley Tisdale) while participating in a challenge for government operatives to create robotic combat machines.
Season 2 premiere: Christina works to bring home Bryan, who is holed up in a secret Mexican prison; Jessica Camacho (The Flash) and Adam Goldberg (Fargo) join the cast. (View photos.)
Tony Bennett: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
90 minutes: Michael Bublé, Josh Groban, Vanessa Williams, Michael Feinstein, Wynton Marsalis, Chris Botti, Savion Glover, Wé McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell pay tribute to the legendary jazz vocalist; Bruce Willis hosts.