TV Picks: opening ceremonies of the Olympics on NBC
TV picks for Friday, July 27, 2012, include the opening ceremonies of the Olympics on NBC; the music documentary "Havana, Havana!" on KCTS; and "3 Days to Open with Bobby Flay" on Food Network.
Tonight in Prime Time
'XXX Summer Games'
Here's what we know going into the opening ceremonies of the Olympic summer games in London: Her Majesty the Queen will be greeted by Jacques Rogge (President of the International Olympic Committee); the name of the event is "Isles of Wonder"; and Danny Boyle ("Slumdog Millionaire") is the artistic director. Whew! Let the games begin. 7:30 p.m. Friday on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Friday
"MLB Baseball," 7 p.m. (ROOT): Kansas City Royals at Seattle Mariners (Live).
"Hollywood Heights," 9 p.m. (Nickelodeon): Loren asks Eddie to help celebrate Melissa's birthday; Max reveals what he has uncovered about Chloe.
"You Live in What?," 9 p.m. (HGTV): A missile silo; old schoolhouse; corset factory.
"Havana, Havana!," 10 p.m. (KCTS): Cuban musician Raúl Paz brings together Descemer Bueno, Kelvis Ochoa and David Torrens for a concert in Havana.
"3 Days to Open with Bobby Flay," 10 p.m. (Food): Licari's Sicilian Pizza Kitchen opens in three days.
"Lost Girl," 10 p.m. (Syfy): What Bo uncovers while investigating a disappearance threatens her own physique.
The New York Times