On TV This Friday: Jessie attends a high school reunion, ABC asks What Would You Do for a final time this season, The Knick will see you now and Jonah From Tonga begins school. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
The Knick Starts to Operate, Chris Lilley's Jonah and More
Jessie accompanies Bertram to his high school reunion, so he can show his former classmates that he is successful.
Masters of Illusion
More magicians display amazing skills — like pulling an audience of one million viewers out of a hat.
Girl Meets World
Riley’s surprised when Maya isn’t on a party invite list, only to discover that most of the guests are unpopular kids.
What Would You Do?
Season finale: Tonight’s scenarios include a carnival worker who takes things too far, a baby left in a hot car, racial profiling at an upscale store and gamblers stealing coins from a fountain.
A real estate agent is found dead inside the walls of one of his listings — cue random Daryl Hannah cameo. Also, Danno’s mother (guest star Melanie Griffith) unexpectedly visits, bearing shocking news.
The Almighty Johnsons
Axl gets into trouble after Michele plants drugs in his car. Meanwhile, Gaia’s father visits, intent on taking her back home to Waiheke Island.
Series premiere: In this 10-episode drama, directed in its entirely by Oscar winner Steven Soderbergh (Traffic), Clive Owen (Words and Pictures) stars as Dr. John W. Thackery, the chief surgeon of a New York City hospital circa 1900. The cast includes Andre Holland (Damages), Jeremy Bobb (Blue Bloods), Michael Angarano (24), Eric Johnson (Rookie Blue), Matt Frewer (Orphan Black) and David Fierro (The Following).
Jonah From Tonga
Series premiere: Chris Lilley (Ja’mie Private School Girl) stars as Jonah Takalua, a Tongan schoolboy who must deal with a group of classmates led by the school captain. In a second episode at 10:30, Jonah meets with a youth counselor.