What’s On TV Tonight? – ‘The Knick’ Premiere, ‘The Amazing Race’, ‘Reign’ on Friday

The Knick returns for a second season on Cinemax! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Friday 10/16/2015:

8:00 PM ET

The Amazing Race (“Good Old Fashioned Spit in the Face”) – Racers soar above the breathtaking Victoria Falls before encountering a double U-turn; Team Texas tries to eliminate The Green Team. (CBS)

MLB Baseball [LIVE] – American League Championship Series, Game 1. (FOX)

Last Man Standing (“Educating Boyd”) – When Boyd is suspended from school, Mike wants Ryan to look into private schools; Kristin and Kyle are faced with a raccoon in the Outdoor Man restaurant. (ABC)

Reign (“Betrothed”) – When Catherine returns to France, she is imprisoned; Mary makes tough decisions about securing Scotland’s future; Lola feels conflicted. (The CW)

Undateable [LIVE] (“A Rock and Hard Place Walk Into a Bar”) – An all-new, live episode. (NBC)

8:30 PM ET

Girl Meets World (“Girl Meets Texas: Part 1”) – Lucas is entered into a bull-riding contest in his hometown; Riley, Maya and Farkle head to Texas with him to cheer him on. (Disney Channel)

Truth Be Told [SERIES PREMIERE] (“Pilot”) – Tracy and Mitch scramble to find a baby sitter when Angie’s ex-boyfriend gives her four tickets to a Jay-Z concert. (NBC)

Dr. Ken (“Ken Helps Pat”) – Not wanting to work on Saturdays, the members of the staff want Ken to speak to Pat about it; Dave receives a new nickname at school. (ABC)

9:00 PM ET

Shark Tank – A device that simplifies potty training; a mashup of brownies and cookies; an update on an inspirational toy business. (ABC)

Hawaii Five-0 (“Ka Papahana Holo Pono”) – A wealthy recluse’s corpse is found in a field with almost $1 million in counterfeit bills; Adam is abducted and forced to torture one of Gabriel’s men. (CBS)

Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse (“Making Him Suffer”) – Richard learns that there are consequences for abusing a woman. (OWN)

Kendra On Top (“Breast Intentions”) – An all-new episode of the reality series. (WE TV)

Dateline NBC (“The Confession”) – Ten years after a 16-year-old confessed to a double murder and was sentenced to life in prison, a local businessman tries to prove the confession was coerced and the young man was wrongfully convicted. (NBC)

Step It Up (“Museum Mayhem”) – Traci announces that only those who can do a triple pirouette can audition for a performance for Miami dignitaries; Diaunte struggles to nail a move; Jakirah and Antonio compete for a spot in the performance; Traci and Jean get some startling news. (Lifetime)

9:30 PM ET

Kendra On Top (“Midsummer’s Night Mare”) – An all-new episode of the reality series. (WE TV)

What's On TV Tonight - 'The Knick' Premiere, 'The Amazing Race', 'Reign' on Friday

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10:00 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: The Knick [SEASON PREMIERE] (“Ten Knots”) – Dr. Edwards lobbies to be appointed chief of surgery; Dr. Gallinger refuses to return as Edwards’ subordinate; Lucy’s attempts to make amends with Bertie are rebuffed; Cleary schemes to make extra money. (Cinemax)

Blue Bloods (“With Friends Like These”) – One of Erin’s informants leaves witness protection to give his former boss an alibi; Frank and the New York City fire department commissioner get into a war. (CBS)

20/20 – Investigative reporting. (ABC)

Neighborhood Sessions Featuring Toby Keith – Highlighting several of the singer-songwriter’s biggest hits, including material from his upcoming album; honoring extraordinary individuals who give back to the community. (TBS)

The Soup [LIVE] – With guest Joe Manganiello. (E!)

The Jacksons: Next Generation (“Full of Surprises…”) – Taj, Taryll and TJ decide to confront a woman who claims to be their sister; Bre tries to throw a surprise party for Taryll’s 40th birthday; 3T makes a decision about the fate of their album. (Lifetime)

Z Nation (“Zombie Baby Daddy”) – While Murphy is falling for his baby girl, the rest of the team is suspicious of her; Vasquez sneaks away for a meeting; 10K makes a difficult decision. (Syfy)

Satisfaction [SEASON PREMIERE] (“…Through Release”) – Neil and Grace face their infidelities of the past six months; Adriana plots to keep Neil and Grace apart. (USA Network)

11:00 PM ET

Continuum [SEASON FINALE] (“Final Hour”) – Kiera and Alec risk everything to stop the future soldiers. (Syfy)

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)


The Wendy Williams Show (“Hot Talk”) – Comic Ali Wentworth; Don Lemon, CNN; Amy Robach (“Good Morning America”). (BET)


The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is joined by Actor Bruce Willis; actress Sienna Miller; Børns perform. (11:35 PM, NBC)

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert features TV host Jimmy Kimmel; actors Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston and Mia Wasikowska, and director Guillermo Del Toro (“Crimson Peak”); Beach House performs; Vance Joy performs with Jon Batiste and Stay Human. (11:35 PM, CBS)

What, if anything, do you plan on watching on TV tonight? Sound off in the comments!

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