What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘MasterChef Junior’ Finale, ‘Grimm’, ‘The Vampire Diaries’ on Friday

MasterChef Junior crowns a winner in a dramatic season finale! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Friday 01/29/2016:

8:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: MasterChef Junior [SEASON FINALE] (“The Finale”) – The two finalists face off as they prepare the most important menus of their lives; the winner is announced. (FOX)

Last Man Standing (“The Ring”) – When Ed secretly gives Kyle a task involving an engagement ring, Mike thinks Kyle is going to propose to Mandy. (ABC)

The Vampire Diaries (“Hell Is Other People”) – When Damon wakes in the Phoenix stone, he is faced with reliving a traumatic experience from the Civil War; Bonnie races to get Damon out of the stone before the experience forever changes him. (The CW)

Undercover Boss (“Marco’s Pizza”) – When Marco’s Pizza COO Bryon Stephens goes under cover, he encounters an employee who is spread too thin. (CBS)

Undateable [LIVE SEASON FINALE] – The season finale of the live sitcom. (NBC)

8:30 PM ET

Dr. Ken (“D.K. and the Dishwasher”) – When Ken’s father visits unexpectedly, he takes care of chores around the house that Ken has been neglecting; after hooking up with Damona, Pat makes a surprising announcement. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

Shark Tank – A college student who earned a perfect score on the SATs wants to help others increase their scores; sports bra; high-tech backpack company; a cooling appliance for outdoor use; an update on Chapul Cricket Bars. (ABC)

Grimm (“Eve of Destruction”) – Not everything is as it seems after “Juliette’s” return; Monroe and Rosalee look for answers regarding increased Wesen violence; Trubel has information for Nick. (NBC)

Second Chance (“From Darkness, the Sun”) – Jimmy tries to prove that he was a better police officer and man than Duval ever knew; a deadly psycho and another father-son duo cause trouble. (FOX)

The Originals (“A Ghost Along the Mississippi”) – Klaus declares war on Aurora and Tristan; Vincent finds himself forced to use his magic against his will; Tristan uses Hayley and Jackson as pawns; Klaus, Elijah and Freya put a risky plan into motion, resulting in a showdown with the Strix. (The CW)

Love Thy Neighbor (“Danny’s Wife”) – Sam has a difficult time accepting Danny’s newfound responsibility as Troy’s husband. (OWN)

Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (“Mocked and Rocked”) – The couples confront their traumatic pasts; Sundy breaks her silence; Cedric is devastated; Catherine and Sean start to crack. (WE TV)

American Masters [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Mike Nichols”) – The life and 50-year career of director Mike Nichols, one of only two people who have won Peabody, Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards. (PBS)

Gold Rush (“Dead Even”) – The sons of the Klondike return for more gold digging; the Hoffmans try to rebuild their reputation; Parker could be on borrowed time; the Beets family may rise again. (Discovery)

Bring It! (“Rittany’s Revolt”) – Dianna prepares the Dolls to face some of their toughest competitors, but Rittany throws a wrench in the plan when she hears the team is participating in another parade; Dianna gives Rittany an ultimatum. (Lifetime)

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta (“Multiple Dress Personality Disorder”) – WNBA star and Bride Angel has a game plan to say yes to a pantsuit but her friend thinks she should sport a dress; Angel’s fiancée, Brande, isn’t sure about the kind of dress she wants; Bride Cassie is on the hunt for the perfect veil. (TLC)

9:30 PM ET

Love Thy Neighbor (“A Fresh Bath”) – Sam pushes Danny over the edge and causes him to make a dramatic change in his life. (OWN)

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta (“I’ll Just Call Myself the Original Diva”) – According to Sarah’s mom they already found the perfect dress but Sarah isn’t convinced; Comfort loves bling but her mom doesn’t. (TLC)

10:00 PM ET

Real Time With Bill Maher [LIVE] – Acerbic comic Bill Maher welcomes a panel of three guests from diverse parts of the political spectrum for a lively discussion of current events. Also usually included as part of the show are a comedic monologue and an interview with a newsmaker or political figure. (HBO)

Love, Lust or Run (“Janelle”) – Janelle, a 34-year old interior designer, has been stuck in a style rut for over a decade and needs help breaking free. (TLC)

Ex Isle (“Cutting the Cord”) – Two of the exes have a fight; tensions build in an exercise; a shocking arrival of 10 new singles gives the exes a fresh shot. (WE TV)

10:30 PM ET

Love at First Swipe (“Deconstructing a Pinup”) – Clinton and Devyn help another client. (TLC)

11:00 PM ET

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Hot Talk”) – Comic Ali Wentworth, CNN’s Don Lemon and’s Sharon Carpenter discuss the biggest stories of the week; viewers sound off; experts answer questions about taxes. (BET)

What's On TV Tonight - 'MasterChef Junior' Finale, 'Grimm', 'The Vampire Diaries' on Friday

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