Friday TV Picks: ‘Annie’ from script to stage on KCTS
TV picks for Friday, June 28, 2013, include PBS’ “Annie: It’s the Hard-Knock Life, From Script to Stage” on KCTS, “Cult” on the CW and “72 Hours” on TNT.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘Annie: It’s the Hard-Knock Life, From Script to Stage’
First, an apology. If you continue to read this item, tunes from the Broadway musical may enter your brain and never leave. This is an hourlong look behind the scenes at the process of designing, casting, rehearsing and mounting the ever-popular Broadway musical (currently running on the Great White Way with “Glee’s” Jane Lynch as Miss Hannigan). “The sun will come out, tomorrow ...” See, I warned you. 10 p.m. Friday on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times email@example.com or on Twitter @dougknoop
Also on Friday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Chicago Cubs at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Maron,” 7 p.m. (IFC): Marc has lunch with a flashy filmmaker friend who offers him a part in his upcoming movie. Humbled and a bit humiliated, Marc pictures how his life might look had he made different choices.
“Cult,” 8 p.m. (CW): Skye and Jeff search for evidence against Sakelik; Stuart invites Roger to his estate in Santa Barbara.
“Mystery Diners,” 10 p.m. (Food): After noticing a drop in revenue at his Dallas restaurant, Stroker’s Ice House, a man tries to persuade his retired mother to return as the manager.
“Treehouse Masters,” 10 p.m. (Animal Planet): Pete transforms an old cedar tree into an uplifting, gold-leafed retreat for a writer in Rhinebeck, N.Y.
“72 Hours,” 10:15 p.m. (TNT): The teams must navigate through jagged beaches, brush-covered mountains and swamp-like lagoons on a remote Tasmanian island.
The New York Times