Aug. 13 TV Picks: Sean Bean in series premiere of ‘Legends’
TV picks for Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, include “Legends” on TNT, “America’s Got Talent” on NBC and “Who Do You Think You Are?” on TLC.
Sean Bean (“Game of Thrones” and “The Lord of the Rings”) stars in this new drama — based on the book by spy novelist Robert Littell — as an FBI agent who can transform himself into different personalities (legends) for each job. Series premiere, 9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, on TNT (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Wednesday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Toronto Blue Jays at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Gunga Din” (1939), 8:15 p.m. (TCM): British soldiers and their water carrier face Thuggee cultists at the Khyber Pass in 1890s India.
“America’s Got Talent,” 9 p.m. (NBC): Five acts advance; dance performance from season eight winner Kenichi Ebina.
“Who Do You Think You Are?,” 9 p.m. (TLC): Actress Valerie Bertinelli searches her ancestry to discover courageous ancestors who dealt with hardship and a royal lineage dating back centuries.
“Motive,” 10 p.m. (ABC): Flynn and Vega search for a motive in the death of a real estate agent; Angie may be forced to testify in the trial.
“Jennifer Falls,” 10:30 p.m. (TV Land): Adam asks Jennifer and Gretchen to move in with him; Jennifer suspects that he is not all that he seems.
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