Friday TV: A New ‘Bone Collector’ Series

Lincoln“Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector” (NBC, 8 p.m.) is the cumbersome title of a new crime drama based on Jeffrey Deaver’s novel “The Bone Collector.” Russell Hornsby plays the titular forensic criminologist who is also a paraplegic. Doing the heavy lifting is Arielle Kebbel as a rookie detective who is his ally; Michael Imperioli is his partner. Brian F. O’Byrne plays the serial killer known as a Bone Collector who caused his malady.

In the new comedy series “AJ and the Queen” (Netflix, streaming), RuPaul plays a drag queen who  accompanies a 10-year-old runaway on a cross country trip.

From the makers of the spoofy “Childrens Hospital” comes the new “Medical Police” (Netflix, streaming) in which Erinn Hayes and Rob Huebel star as a pair of American physicians at a pediatric hospital in Brazil recruited to become government agents to find a cure for a runaway virus.

“Jamtara – Sabka Number Ayega” (Netflix, streaming) is a new Indian series about computer phishing scammers in the village of Jharkhand.

In the new import “Giri / Haji” (Netflix, streaming), a detective from Tokyo travels to London to look for his brother, who may have become a Yazuka gangster wanted for murder.

The next chapter in “Hoplessly in Love” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.) looks at the marriage of Faith Evans and the Notorious B.I.G.

The camp floods on “Bunk’d” (Disney, 8 p.m.).

Parker bets on a new greenhorn on “Gold Rush” (Discovery, 8 p.m.).

A frozen body is at the heart of a murder investigation at a private golf course on “Hawaii Five-0” (CBS, 8 p.m.).

“Magnum P.I.” (CBS, 9 p.m.) goes undercover as an efficiency expert when an office manager is murdered.

A widow blames Frank for her husband’s suicide on the job on “Blue Bloods” (CBS, 10 p.m.).

Turner Classic Movies showcases Rock Hudson’s work with Douglas Sirk, in “Written on the Wind” (8 p.m.), “Magnificent Obsession” (10 p.m.) and “All That Heaven Allows” (midnight). Then comes two early works from John Waters. “Multiple Maniacs” (2 a.m.) and “Multiple Maniacs” (3:45 a.m.).

Earlier, are films of revenge: “Armored Car Robbery” (6 a.m.), “The Lost Squadron” (7:15 a.m.), “Angel and the Badman” (8:45 a.m.), “The Strawberry Blonde” (10:30 a.m.), “The Burning Hills” (12:15 p.m.), “Danger Signal” (2 p.m.), “Flamingo Road” (3:30 p.m.), “Indestructible Man” (5:15 p.m.) and “Act of Violence” (6:30 p.m.).

Basketball includes New Orleans at New York (ESPN, 7:15 p.m.) and Lakers at Dallas (ESPN, 9:45 p.m.).

Hockey has Ottawa at Detroit (NHL, 7:30 p.m.).

Men’s college hoops include Pennsylvania at Princeton (ESPNU, 5 p.m.), Buffalo at Miami, Ohio (CBS Sports, 7 p.m.), Northern Kentucky at Illinois-Chicago (ESPN2, 7 p.m.), Iona at Rider (ESPNU, 7 p.m.), Maryland at Iowa (Fox Sports 1, 7 p.m.), Ball State at Akron (CBS Sports, 9 p.m.) and Butler at Providence (Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m.).

Women’s games include Xavier at Georgetown (Fox Sports 2, 6:30 p.m.).

In men’s college hockey, it’s Michigan at Notre Dame (NBC Sports, 7 p.m.) and Ohio State at Wisconsin (ESPNU, 9 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Jason Biggs, Martin Lawrence, Drew & Jonathan Scott. The View: Dr. Jennifer Ashton. The Talk: RuPaul. Ellen DeGeneres: Catherine O’Hara, Annie Murphy, Harry Styles, Eugene & Dan Levy. Kelly Clarkson: Octavia Spencer, David Dobrik. Tamron Hall: Drew & Jonathan Scott, Gabrielle Bernstein. Wendy Williams: Joseline Hernandez. The Real: Randy Fenoli.

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Laura Dern, Kesha. Jimmy Fallon: Martin Lawrence, Matthew Lopez, Kyle Soller, Karol G. Seth Meyers: Oscar Isaac, Casey Wilson, Jon Pardi (rerun). James Corden: Christian Slater, Kaitlyn Dever, Gary Clark Jr. (rerun). Lilly Singh: Tyler Perry (rerun).

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