Skip to main content

Originally published Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:26 PM

  • Share:
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

TV picks for Friday: ‘Hannibal,’ Undercover Boss’ and ‘Raising Hope’

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >



NBC’s adaptation of Thomas Harris’ book “Red Dragon” begins its second season with one heck of a knockdown, drag-out fight between two major characters. The leads are all doing fine work (Mads Mikkelsen, Hugh Dancy, Laurence Fishburne) and how great to see Gillian Anderson and Raul Esparza in featured roles. This is a grim, creepy way to spend a Friday night. Season premiere, 10:01 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, on NBC (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff or on Twitter @dougknoop

Also on Friday

“Watch on the Rhine” (1943), 7 p.m. (TCM): A Nazi spy blackmails a German patriot living in Washington with his wife and family.

“Undercover Boss,” 8 p.m. (CBS): Utah Jazz CEO Greg Miller’s team spirit is tested when he is asked to be a human basketball hoop while he is undercover.

“The Neighbors,” 8:31 p.m. (ABC): The Weavers decide to host an Oscar party and invite old friends they’ve lost touch with; the Bird-Kersees hear about the party and decide to help make it an over-the-top event.

“Raising Hope,” 9:30 p.m. (Fox): Maw Maw’s new boyfriend (Tommy Chong) encourages her to partake in a reckless activity; Sabrina and Jimmy spy on their baby-sitter.

“Treehouse Masters: Out on a Limb,” 10 p.m. (Animal Planet): A Medford, Ore., family expands their home after their college daughter moves home.

The New York Times

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon

The Seattle Times wins top award for multimedia storytelling

The Seattle Times wins top award for multimedia storytelling

Our Sea Change series received a prestigious 2015 DuPont-Columbia award for showcasing the power of storytelling on the Web. Experience the report here.


Partner Video


Autos news and research

His passion for Pantera began as a teen

His passion for Pantera began as a teen

The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►