May 27 TV Picks: ‘The Night Shift’ on NBC
TV picks for Tuesday, May 27, 2014, include “The Night Shift” on NBC, “Fargo” on FX and “Playing House” on USA.
‘The Night Shift’
Set in a Texas hospital, this new medical drama has all the makings of a hit (remember, “Grey’s Anatomy” premiered in the late spring a decade ago). It features an attractive cast of medical professionals (Eoin Macken, Jill Flint, Ken Leung, Brendan Fehr and Robert Bailey Jr.) juggling work and personal relationships, all while trying to save lives well into the night. Series premiere, 10:01 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Tuesday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Extreme Weight Loss,” 8 p.m. (ABC): A 32-year-old mother of three who turned to food to deal with a bad decision she once made works to get fit; a 480-pound teenager works to shed weight in order to pursue a career in baseball; guests include chef Rocco DiSpirito, R&B group T.G.T. and baseball player Josh Hamilton.
“Fargo,” 10 p.m. (FX): Malvo seeks answers while Lester finagles a few of his own; Molly and Gus try to get past a setback in the investigation.
“Playing House,” 10 p.m. (USA): Maggie is leery of Zach’s online girlfriend; Emma helps Bruce.
The New York Times