April 11 TV Picks: ‘The Neighbors’ season finale
TV picks for Friday, April 11, 2014, include “The Neighbors” on ABC, “Grimm” on NBC and “Blue Bloods” on CBS.
Scott Weinger and Candace Cameron Bure (“Full House”) play visitors to the neighborhood in the season finale of this infectious comedy about aliens who live next door. It’s pretty silly stuff (the aliens take the names of sports figures), but the more-than-capable cast (Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito, Simon Templeman) can make the most ridiculous plots believable. Let’s hope ABC gives this well-written comedy a renewal for another season. No, I’m still not over the too-soon cancellation of “Happy Endings.” 8:31 p.m. Friday, April 11, on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Friday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Oakland Athletics at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Kitchen Nightmares,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Chef Ramsay pays another visit to the defiant owners of Amy’s Baking Co.; Ramsay helps a Denver pizzeria owner who believes he makes the best pizza in town.
“Grimm,” 9 p.m. (NBC): Nick and his mother work together to protect Adalind’s baby; Prince Viktor sends a deadly asset to find Adalind.
“Mickey Mouse,” 9 p.m. (Disney): Mickey and Minnie try to stop a runaway cable car.
“Blue Bloods,” 10 p.m. (CBS): A college professor involved with a questionable scholarship program is murdered; Danny is investigated for ethical and procedural violations.
“Live from Lincoln Center,” 10:30 p.m. (KCTS): “Jason Isbell: Moving Forward”: Isbell performs songs from his country album, “Southeastern’’; from the Allen Room at Lincoln Center.
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