July 9 TV Picks: ‘The Bridge’ Season 2 premiere on FX
TV picks for Wednesday, July 9, 2014, include “The Bridge” on FX, “Extant” on CBS and “Motive” on ABC.
Set near the U.S./Mexico border in El Paso, Texas, this gritty cross-cultural crime thriller returns for a second season with a new case involving the body of a cartel member who is found on U.S. soil. Diane Kruger and Demián Bichir are back as two very different kinds of police officers who work together. Season premiere, 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, on FX (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Wednesday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Minnesota Twins at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party,” 8 p.m. (The CW): Highlights of the music event at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach; performances include Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande, Neon Trees, Tiesto, Iggy Azalea and Lil Jon; Nick Cannon hosts and performs.
“Extant,” 9 p.m. (CBS): Astronaut Molly Woods returns from a 13-month solo mission and tries to reconnect with her son and husband.
“American Grilled,” 9 p.m. (Travel): Ingredients like beaten biscuits, blue crabs and giant tomahawk steaks.
“Motive,” 10 p.m. (ABC): Angie is forced to leave her father’s wedding to investigate a skydiving jump gone wrong and tries to regain Vega’s trust by sharing information about Sgt. Cross.
“Secrets of the Dead,” 10 p.m. (KCTS): “The Mona Lisa Mystery”: Art historians and other specialists examine an earlier version of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa.
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