March 19 TV Picks: ‘Doll & Em’ with Emily Mortimer on HBO
TV picks for Wednesday, March 19, 2014, include “Doll & Em” on HBO, “Survivor” on CBS and “Wahlburgers” on A&E.
‘Doll & Em’
This six-part comedy series was created by and stars Emily Mortimer (“The Newsroom”) and Dolly Wells (“Some Girls”) as “slightly fictionalized” versions of themselves. That is, a successful film actress (Em) who hires her best friend (Doll) to work as her personal assistant. It’s all very offbeat, but the duo’s low-key charm is kind of infectious. 10 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, on HBO (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Wednesday
“Baby Daddy,” 8:30 p.m. (ABC Family): Ben accidentally causes problems for Phillip; Danny makes a play for a sports reporter; Tucker learns the benefits of speaking with a British accent.
“Survivor,” 8 p.m. (CBS): Two new tribes are formed; a decision could lead to an elimination; a battle for immunity proves who has the most brawn.
“Save My Bakery,” 8 p.m. (Food): Viking Pastries of Ardmore, Pa., was the most successful game in town, until the owners were struck by a family tragedy.
“The 100,” 9 p.m. (The CW): Ninety-seven years after the planet Earth was destroyed, generations of survivors are faced with dwindling resources.
“Chicago PD,” 10:01 p.m. (NBC): Burgess and Atwater come across a gunshot victim and the only witness is Olinsky’s daughter; Ruzek goes to Burgess for help with an undercover mission.
“Wahlburgers,” 10:31 p.m. (A&E): Johnny Drama gets to audition for a film role when Mark brings his real-life entourage to Los Angeles; Alma secretly reads unsolicited scripts that Paul has been routinely discarding.
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