TV Picks: 'John Leguizamo's Tales from a Ghetto Klown'
TV picks for Friday, July 13, 2012, include PBS' "John Leguizamo's Tales from a Ghetto Klown" on KCTS; "Deadliest Catch" on Discovery; and "Common Law" on USA.
Tonight in Prime Time
'John Leguizamo's Tales from a Ghetto Klown'
The struggles of the actor/playwright in bringing his latest one-man show to Broadway (and his hometown of Bogotá, Columbia) are explored in this documentary. Part of the PBS Arts Summer Festival series. 10 p.m. Friday on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Friday
"MLB Baseball," 7 p.m. (ROOT): Texas Rangers at Seattle Mariners (Live).
"Deadliest Catch," 8 p.m. (Discovery): Behind-the-scenes facts and tweets from the captains and crews; the ice pack maintains its choke hold on the opilio grounds; a greenhorn learns a deadly lesson.
"Ghost Adventures," 9 p.m. (Travel): Zak, Nick & Aaron explore the Hellfire Caves outside London, England, where they recreate past secret pagan rituals and conjure the spirits of 18th century English royalty.
"Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse," 9 p.m. (TBS): Angela doubts Marcus; Marcus is disappointed when he hears Angela doubted him; Tynik is renovating the salon.
"Gravity Falls," 9:30 p.m. (Disney): When Dipper tries to impress Wendy by acting older than he really is, he's invited to join a group of teenagers.
"Common Law," 10 p.m. (USA): Wes and Travis investigate the shooting of a fellow officer.
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