Sunday TV Picks: 23rd season of ‘The Amazing Race’ takes off
TV picks for Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, include the 23rd season kickoff of “The Amazing Race” on CBS, “Betrayal” on ABC and the conclusion of “Breaking Bad” on AMC.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘The Amazing Race’
The essential elements remain the same for the 23rd edition of this involving reality competition series. Eleven teams of two head off on a race around the world for a chance at a $1 million prize, and host Phil Keoghan will be there to welcome the contestants as they arrive at each pit stop. Season premiere, 8 p.m. Sunday on CBS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Sunday
“NFL Football,” 10 a.m. (Fox): Seattle Seahawks at Houston Texans (Live).
“Last Tango in Halifax,” 8 p.m. (KCTS): Caroline and Gillian become unexpectedly close when Alan and Celia go missing all night; John discovers that Caroline has been seeing someone else.
“The Simpsons,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Lisa gets help from the FBI when she suspects something bad has happened to Homer.
“The Great Food Truck Race,” 9 p.m. (Food): With the grand prize in sight, the final teams are sent all over the East Coast; the teams must haul in the crab that will become part of an original crab dish; the final team is chosen.
“Breaking Bad,” 9 p.m. (AMC): The story concludes.
“Betrayal,” 10:01 p.m. (ABC): When Sara meets an attorney named Jack, they both feel an immediate and undeniable attraction; Sara learns that her husband will be facing off with Jack in a high-profile murder case.
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