Aug. 8 TV Picks: Clive Owen in ‘The Knick’ on Cinemax
TV picks for Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, include “The Knick” on Cinemax, “Cold Justice” on TNT and “Moone Boy” on KCTS.
Director Steven Soderbergh produced this new medical drama set in New York in 1900. It stars Clive Owen as a surgeon pioneering new methods in his field, while secretly harboring an additicion. Series premiere, 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, on Cinemax (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Friday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Chicago White Sox at Seattle Mariners
“Masters of Illusion,” 8 p.m. (The CW): Magicians display their skills.
“Monumental Mysteries,” 9 p.m. (Travel): A scientist tries to play God; a Godzillalike creature; the Lowell Observatory’s namesake.
“Cold Justice,” 9 p.m. (TNT): Investigators search for answers in the murder of a single mother who was found bludgeoned to death.
“Deadliest Catch,” 10 p.m. (Discovery): The Cornelia Marie returns; a government shutdown; punishing weather; captains, crews and producers discuss the season.
“Moone Boy,” 10:30 p.m. (KCTS): Martin wants to become an altar boy and is indoctrinated into a group of young Catholics; his sister falls for the leader of the acolytes, forcing Martin to make a decision.
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