TV Picks: 'Hatfields & McCoys' with Kevin Costner, Bill Paxton
TV picks for Monday, May 28, 2012, include History channel's "Hatfields & McCoys" with Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton; "The Bachelorette" on ABC; and "Cake Boss" on TLC.
Tonight in Prime Time
'Hatfields & McCoys'
The History channel is making all sorts of noise about this three-part, six-hour miniseries concerning the legendary feud between the West Virginia Hatfields and the Kentucky McCoys that took place near the end of the Civil War. Kevin Costner stars as Devil Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton plays Randall McCoy. Part one premieres at 9 p.m. Monday on History (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Monday
"MLB Baseball," 5 p.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at Texas Rangers (Live).
"The Bachelorette," 8 p.m. (ABC): Emily surprises Chris with a performance by Luke Bryan on their one-on-one date; Emily's friends question the 12 bachelors on the group date; Dolly Parton gives Emily and Arie a private concert at Dollywood.
"Masterpiece Mystery!," 8 p.m. (KBTC): "Sherlock, Series II: The Reichenbach Fall": Moriarty breaks into the Crown Jewels, leading to Sherlock having to fight for his reputation and his life.
"American Ninja Warrior," 9 p.m. (NBC): The top 30 finishers from the Midwest preliminary round take on a more-challenging course.
"Cake Boss," 9 p.m. (TLC): Buddy makes a cake for Baby Carlo's first birthday; Marissa learns what it means to be part of the crew; Grace gets fed up with Mary's lateness.
"Independent Lens," 10 p.m. (KCTS): "Hell and Back Again": A U.S. Marine fights in Afghanistan and recovers at home in North Carolina.
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