What’s on TV Friday: Earth Day, MLB baseball, NBA basketball

The primetime television schedule is on hiatus in print. You can find more TV coverage on: latimes.com/whats-on-tv.


come dance with me The new episode “Pop Night” finds the talented young contestants and their parenting partners moving and grooving to songs by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, the Jonas Brothers and others. With host Philip Lawrence and judges Jenna Dewan, Dexter Mayfield and Tricia Miranda. 8 p.m. CBS

The black list The task force turns to Red (James Spader) for help when one of their own is captured by a cartel boss. Elsewhere, Red investigates a daring heist. Diego Klattenhoff, Amir Arison, Hisham Tawfiq, Laura Sohn and Harry Lennix also star. (N) 8 p.m. NBC

RuPaul’s Drag Race The final five drag queens – Bosco, Daya Betty, Lady Camden, Willow Pil and Angeria Paris VanMicheals – compete, but only one will walk away with the cash and the crown as the reality show competition wraps up its 14th season. (N) 8 p.m. VH1

Great performance Aaron Copland, once dubbed “the dean of American composers,” is celebrated in a new episode of host Scott Yoo’s music appreciation series “Now Hear This.” 9 p.m. KOCE

The unexplained The new episode “Acts of God” goes in search of the historical basis of the biblical accounts of the Great Flood, the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah and the parting of the Red Sea by Moses. 9 p.m. History


The secrets of the whales This four-part 2021 Emmy-winning nature series from Oscar-winning filmmaker and conservationist James Cameron immerses viewers in the complex private world of whales to explore how these magnificent creatures experience life and love. Sigourney Weaver narrates. (N) 7 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. National Geographic

Gorongosa: paradise reborn This nature documentary uses the story of an elephant named Mwana Nzo to tell the larger story of a wildly successful wildlife restoration effort in Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park. (D) 11 p.m. National Geographic


Baseball Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs, 11 a.m. MLB; the Angels host the Baltimore Orioles, 6:30 p.m. BSW; and your Los Angeles Dodgers visit the San Diego Padres, 6:30 p.m. SportsNetLA

PGA Golf Tour The game continues with second-round action at the Zurich Classic in New Orleans. 12:30 p.m. Golf channel

NBA Basketball Miami Heat meet Atlanta Hawks, 4 p.m. ESPN; the Milwaukee Bucks take on the Chicago Bulls, 5:30 p.m. ABC; and the New Orleans Pelicans take on the Phoenix Suns, 6:30 p.m. ESPN

USFL Soccer The Michigan Panthers take on the New Jersey Generals in Birmingham, Ala. 5 p.m. United States

Bellator MMA Defending women’s flyweight champion Juliana Velasquez (12-0) defends her title against challenger Liz Carmouche (16-7) in the main event. From Honolulu. 7:00 p.m. Show

Premier League football Arsenal take on Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London. 4:30 a.m. Saturday, United States


CBS Matinees (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Puerto Rico advances; Terrill Haigler; Adrianna Brach; Trish Magwood. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

hello america Mana plays; deals and flies with Tory Johnson. (N) 7:00 a.m. KABC

Have a nice day LA (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live with Kelly and Ryan Nathan Fillion (“The Rookie”); ways to waste less. (N) 9:00 a.m. KABC, 2:06 a.m. KABC

View Sen. Cory Booker (DN.J.); Kevin and Danielle Jonas. 10:00 a.m. KABC

Rachel Ray Tuscan chicken cacciatore; buffalo chicken; Jeremy Parsons points out what to add to a binge list. 10 a.m. KT TV

The Wendy Williams Show Brian Courtney Wilson (“Always”); Garcelle Beauvais (“Love Me As I Am”); guest host Sherri Shepherd. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The speech “Food Face-Off” with Paul Rees and Adam Musselman. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Tamron Hall Lauren Ridloff (“Eternals”); ballerina Misty Copeland; PJ Morton plays. 1pm KABC
The Drew Barrymore Show astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson; Naomie Harris (“The Man Who Fell to Earth”). (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

The Kelly Clarkson Show Kelly sings “Edge of Seventeen”; surprise guests. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

Dr Phil A woman whose loving father was responsible for a series of murders, sexual assaults and burglaries. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Jenna Dewan (“Come Dance With Me”); Jordan Davis performs. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The truth LisaRaye McCoy and Monique Coleman (“Greed: A Seven Deadly Sins Story”). (N) 3 p.m. KCOP

The Wendy Williams Show rapper-actor Ludacris; guest hosts Fat Joe and Remy Ma. 5:00 p.m. KCOP

Washington Week The war in Ukraine; the fate of the federal mask mandate; President Biden’s plan to repeal the Trump administration’s COVID-19 border restrictions. (N) 7 p.m. KOCE

Real time with Bill Maher (N) 10 p.m. HBO

The problem is… with Elex Michaelson (N) 10:30 p.m. KTTV

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Justine Skye performs. (D) 11:34 PM KNBC

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 11:35 p.m.KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live! 11:35 p.m. KABC

Amanpour and company (N) 11:45 p.m. KCET, 1 a.m. KLCS

The Late Late Show with James Corden 00:37 KCBS

Late Night with Seth Meyers Andy Cohen; Jeff Foxworthy; Brooke Colucci. 00:37 KNBC

night line (N) 00:37 KABC


Tribute to Peter Bogdanovich A two-night tribute to the late director begins with the 1973 Depression-era black-and-white comedy “Paper Moon” starring father-daughter duo Ryan and Tatum O’Neal, followed by the 1971 drama ” The Last Picture Show” with Jeff Bridges and Cybill Shepherd and the twisted 1972 comedy “What’s Up, Doc?” with Barbra Streisand and the aforementioned Ryan O’Neal 5pm, 7pm and 9:15pm MTC

2040 Released on Earth Day 2022, filmmaker Damon Gameau’s 2019 documentary explores a positive vision of the future, where humanity has solved climate change with solutions that are within our grasp in the global world. ‘today. 8 p.m. The CW

The night house A woman (Rebecca Hall) reeling from her husband’s unexpected death begins to experience disturbing visions while crying alone in the lakeside home he built for her in this 2020 psychological thriller. 8 p.m. HBO

dirty dance A shy teenager (Jennifer Grey) bonds with a hunky dance instructor (Patrick Swayze) at a Catskills resort in the early 1960s in this nostalgic coming-of-age story from 1987. Jerry Orbach also stars. 10pm KCET

The trick A highly regarded climate scientist (“The Crown” Jason Watkins) finds himself at the center of a scandal after hackers steal thousands of the researcher’s emails in this 2021 fact-based drama. Starring Victoria Hamilton, George MacKay and “Game of Thrones” Jerome Flynn. 22:00 KOCE

Venom: let there be carnage Tom Hardy returns as investigative reporter Eddie Brock and his parasitic alien best friend in this 2021 superhero sequel. Andy Serkis directs and Woody Harrelson, Naomie Harris and Michelle Williams also star. 10 p.m. Starz

Once upon a Time in the West (1969) 9:15 Epix

Chinese district (1974) 9:40 a.m. Cinemax

field of dreams (1989) 9:55 a.m.

charlie’s angels (2000) 10 a.m. FXX

Colorado Territory (1949) 10:45 a.m. TCM

Ice Age (2002) 11am free form

iron man 3 (2013) 11:01 Again

fantastic beasts and where to find them (2016) Midday E!

A league apart (1992) 12:25 a.m.

Deep water horizon (2016) 12:30 FX

Despicable Me (2010) 2 p.m. Nickelodeon

The Witches of Eastwick (1987) 2:10 p.m. Cinemax

Match point (2005) 2:15 p.m. Session

A Quiet Place Part II (2021) 2:20 p.m. Epix

Moonrise Kingdom (2012) 2:40 PM HBO

Interstellar (2014) 3 PM FX

ghost hunters (1984) 3:25 a.m.

Lee Daniels’ Butler (2013) 4:05 p.m. TMC

King Richard (2021) 4:15 PM HBO

moon paper (1973) 5 PM MTC

AI: Artificial Intelligence (2001) 5:02 PM Starz

mean girls (2004) 5:30 PM VH1

die hard (1988) 6 p.m. Bravo

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) 6 p.m. E!

High Plains Wanderer (1973) 6 p.m. Ovation

Panels (2002) 6:05 p.m. Syfy

The last picture show (1971) 7 p.m. MTC

2040 (2019) 8 p.m. The CW

The night house (2020) 8 p.m. HBO

What’s up doctor? (1972) 9:15 PM MTC

dirty dance (1987) 22:00 KCET

Venom: let there be carnage (2021) 10 p.m. Starz

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