June 20 TV Picks: PBS’ ‘The New Black’ on KCTS
TV picks for Friday, June 20, 2014, include “Independent Lens: The New Black” on KCTS, “Cold Justice” on TNT and “Crossbones” on NBC.
‘The New Black’
The PBS documentary series “Independent Lens” airs Yoruba Richen’s 2013 film that examines the reaction of the black community to the debate over legalizing gay marriage. 9 p.m. Friday, June 20, on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Friday
“MLB Baseball,” 5 p.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at Kansas City Royals (Live).
“Captain Blood” (1935), 6:30 p.m. (TCM): A British doctor sold into slavery becomes a dashing Caribbean pirate and fights a duel with a French pirate to win a woman.
“Monumental Mysteries,” 9 p.m. (Travel): A sculpture of a suspicious saint; a fanciful fortress; spectacular caverns with bats.
“Cold Justice,” 9 p.m. (TNT): Investigators try to determine how a woman who was stranded in a hotel parking lot met her death.
“Treehouse Masters,” 10 p.m. (Animal Planet): Pete builds a Scottish-inspired treetop cottage that connects via skybridge to the clients’ home, Scottish gardeners in Tulsa, Okla.
“Crossbones,” 10:01 p.m. (NBC): Blackbeard and Lowe must rescue captured Kate before she reveals the island’s location to William Jagger; Lowe learns Blackbeard has an ulterior motive for keeping him around.
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