Friday TV: Sandler and Rock, for Netflix

TheWeekOfIt probably won’t be great, but Chris Rock and Adam Sandler as battling in-laws has promise in the online comedy “The Week Of” (Netflix, streaming), one of a typical load of streaming titles premiering today. Rachel Dratch and Steve Buscemi round out the cast.

In the new movie “Candy Jar” (Netflix, streaming, Jacob Latimore and Sami Gayle star as competitive  high school debaters who team up. The supporting cast has a lot of familiar faces including Chriatina Hendricks, Helen Hunt, Uzo Aduba and Tom Bergeron.

A four-part documentary series “Bobby Kennedy for President” (Netflix, streaming) looks at the too-short campaign by the Presidential brother, half a century ago.

The documentary “Tiny Shoulders: Rethinking Barbie” (Hulu, streaming) takes an awful long time telling the story of Mattel doing something they should have done a long time ago: ditch the preposterous body type of its Barbie doll for different sizes and shapes. Was it a seismic change when it happened in 2016? No, if you’re like me, you forgot it happened at all, if you ever noticed in the first place.

The Brazilian dystopian thriller “3%” (Netflix, streaming), returns for a second season.

The behind the scenes sports documentary “All or Nothing” (Amazon, streaming) returns for a third season, following the Dallas Cowboys.

More than 50 artists get together to play a show at the Gran Teatro de La Habana in the special “International Jazz Day in Cuba” (PBS, 10 p.m., check local listings)> Quincy Jones and Will Smith host.

Earlier, Leslie Odom Jr., who won a Tony for his role as Aaron Burr in “Hamilton,” performs in concert “Live from Lincoln Center” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings).

“Vice” (7:30 p.m.) looks at a Florida program that teaches teachers to use guns in the classroom.

Ronan Farrow, Ross Dothan, Iam Bremmer, Ana Marie Cox and John Podhoretz are on a new episode of “Real Time with Bill Maher” (HBO, 10 p.m.).

On “Life Sentence” (The CW, 9 p.m.), Stella and Wes agree to tell the truth to each other.

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” (ABC, 9 p.m.) are trapped and under siege at the lighthouse.

The team on “Blindspot” (NBC, 8 p.m.) have to listen to a conspiracy theorist in order to disarm someone.

Danny asks a prisoner for help on “Blue Bloods” (CBS, 10 p.m.).

Rogers’ life is threatened on “Once Upon a Time” (ABC, 8 p.m.).

On “Hawaii Five-0” (CBS, 9 p.m.), Duke has to steal evidence from the police locker in exchange for his kidnapped granddaughter.

“MacGyver” (CBS, 8 p.m.) is attacked by a group of masked men in Nevada.

Alexis and Blake continue their bickering on “Dynasty” (The CW, 8 p.m.).

Tough guy character actor Brian Dexter is featured on Turner Classic Movies tonight, as one of “The Magnificent Seven” (8 p.m.), and then in “The Las Vegas Story” (10:30 p.m.) and “None But the Brave” (12:15 a.m.). They are followed by a pair of drive-in movies from the 1980s (that have nothing to do with Dexter), “Alone in the Dark” (2:15 a.m.) and “Killer Klowns from Outer Space” (4 a.m.).

The first round of the NBA Playoffs have three series that have reached game six: Toronto at Washington (ESPNews, NBA, 7 p.m.), Cleveland at Indiana (ESPN, 8 p.m.) and Oklahoma City at Utah (ESPN, 10:30 p.m.).

In a game one in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. it’s Winnipeg at Nashville (NBC Sports, 8 p.m.).

Baseball includes Milwaukee at Cubs (MLB, 2 p.m.) and Colorado at Miami (MLB, 7 p.m.).

The NHL Draft (ESPN, Fox, NFL, 7 p.m.; ESPN2, 8 p.m.) goes into its second and third rounds.

College baseball includes Texas Tech at TCU (Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m.).

Men’s college lacrosse has Monmouth at Canisius (ESPNU, 4 p.m.) and in the ACC semifinals, Notre Dame vs. Duke (ESPNU, 6 p.m.) and Virginia vs. Syracuse (ESPNU, 8:30 p.m.).

Track and Field has its Penn Relays (NBC Sports, 5 p.m.).

And it’s the mixed world championship quarterfinals in curling (NBC Sports, 1:30 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Adam Sandler, Josh Holloway, Piret Aava. The Talk: Barry Manilow, Chef Joe Isidori. Harry Connick: Daymond John (rerun). Steve Harvey: Letitia Wright, Siggy Flicker, Rachel Lindsay, Jessica Vilchis. Ellen DeGeneres: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keith Urban. Wendy Williams: Ali Wentworth. The Real: Grace Byers.

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Mandy Patinkin, Heather Pasternak. Jimmy Fallon: Dr. Phil McGraw, Hailey Baldwin, Julio Torres. Seth Meyers: Tiffany Haddish, the War on Drugs, Gil Sharon (rerun). James Corden: Patton Oswalt, Darren Criss, ZZ Ward with Fitz (rerun). Carson Daly: Jim Sturgess, Creeper, Max Winkler (rerun).

 

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