Friday TV Picks: ‘Strike Back’ on Cinemax
TV picks for Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, include “Strike Back” on Cinemax, “Comedy Bang! Bang!” on IFC and “America’s Next Top Model” on The CW.
Tonight in Prime Time
Michael Stonebridge and Damien Scott (played by Philip Winchester and Sullivan Stapleton), members of the supersecret intelligence agency known as Section 20, are back for a third season of international intrigue in this action series. Season premiere, 10 p.m. Friday on Cinemax (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Friday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Milwaukee Brewers at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Comedy Bang! Bang!,” 7 and 10 p.m. (IFC): Reggie swaps places with a cop; Zoe Saldana spoils her next movie; Paul F. Tompkins; Scott hits the street to pull pranks; director Garry Marshall talks about his surprising new project; special guest: John Carroll Lynch.
“The Great White Gauntlet,” 8 p.m. (Discovery): Diving for abalone in one of the deadliest shark feeding grounds.
“A.N.T. Farm,” 8 p.m. (Disney): Chyna is upset that Fletcher’s girlfriend doesn’t like her.
“America’s Next Top Model,” 9 p.m. (CW): The models tackle a vertical runway in pouring rain; a mock-wedding photo shoot brings back painful memories for one model.
“Papillon” (1973), 9 p.m. (TCM): Safecracker Henri “The Butterfly’’ Charriere tries to escape from Devil’s Island with counterfeiter Louis Dega.
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