Sunday TV Picks: ‘MTV Video Music Awards’
TV picks for Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, include the “MTV Video Music Awards,” “The Great Food Truck Race” on Food and “Low Winter Sun” on AMC.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘2013 MTV Video Music Awards’
Will there be an ‘N Sync reunion during this annual celebration of contemporary music? Maybe, but if not, you can tune in to watch performances by Drake, Bruno Mars, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, Katy Perry, Kanye West and Justin Timberlake. Oh, and Lady Gaga is scheduled to open the show, and you know how quiet and demure she can be. 9 p.m. Sunday on MTV (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Sunday
“MLS Soccer,” 7 p.m. (ESPN 2): Portland Timbers at Seattle Sounders FC (Live).
“Family Dance Off,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Derek Hough hosts a dance competition in which five families compete on a Hollywood stage for $10,000.
“Masterpiece Mystery!,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): “Silk”: Martha Costello takes on challenging cases in an effort to boost her chances of becoming Queen’s Counsel.
“The Great Food Truck Race,” 9 p.m. (Food): The remaining teams head to Portland, Ore., where they’re challenged to go the entire first day without restocking their supplies.
“Oprah’s Next Chapter,” 9 p.m. (OWN): Oprah talks with Tina Turner in the south of France; Tina discusses love, retirement and her private life.
“Low Winter Sun,” 10:04 p.m. (AMC): Frank and Geddes work to cover up the evidence in McCann’s murder; Damon’s crew prepares for the opening.
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