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Friday's TV highlights: 'Captain Phillips,' Barbara Walters and more

Tom Hanks faces down Somali pirates as "Captain Phillips" in this fact-based 2013 thriller on Starz
Barbara Walters signs off on "The View" and is saluted in a prime-time special on ABC
Participatory journalist George Plimpton is remembered on a new "American Master" on KOCE

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This week's TV Movies


SERIES

Shark Tank The reality series that has aspiring entrepreneurs pitching their products, inventions and ideas to a panel of potential investors ends its season. 8 p.m. ABC

Grimm The supernatural drama set in Portland, Ore., wraps its third season. 9 p.m. NBC

American Masters The new documentary "Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself" remembers the late journalist, raconteur and co-founder of the Paris Review. 9 p.m. KOCE

SPECIALS

Barbara Walters: Her Story This special looks back at the decades-long career of the journalist, interviewer, and co-host and co-creator of daytime TV's "The View." 9 p.m. ABC

MOVIES

My Brilliant Career Turner Classic Movies' monthlong Friday-night series spotlighting the best of Australian cinema continues with this 1979 period drama directed by Gillian Armstrong and starring Judy Davis and Sam Neill. 5 p.m. TCM

Captain Phillips Tom Hanks stars in director Paul Greengrass' fact-based 2013 thriller about a U.S. container ship hijacked by Somali pirates in 2009; Catherine Keener and Barkhad Abdi also star. 9 p.m. Starz

TALK SHOWS

CBS This Morning Josh Hartnett. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Bryan Cranston; Heidi Klum; Mariah Carey performs; Joy Bauer; Bree Turner; naturalist David Mizejewski. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

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

Good Morning America Celebrating Barbara Walters; Drew Barrymore; "Shark Tank." (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Ann Coulter; Jaime King; Aasif Mandvi; Randy Jackson and Ryan Seacrest. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Rachael Ray Elizabeth Olsen. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL

Live With Kelly and Michael Adam Sandler. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

Dr. Phil 9 a.m. KCAL

The View Barbara Walters' final co-host appearance; James McAvoy; Sally Field; B.J. Novak; John Leguizamo. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Doctors Measles. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL

The Wendy Williams Show Don Lemon, Jane Velez-Mitchell and Jennifer Hutt. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Idina Menzel. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Queen Latifah Show Randy Jackson; the Golden Sisters; War performs. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS, 7 p.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show Lori Greiner and Daymond John ("Shark Tank"). (N) 2 p.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show 2 p.m. KTTV

Dr. Phil Romance scams. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey Single women. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

Katie Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.); Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.). (N) 3 p.m. KABC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Amanda Seyfried; Ed Sheeran performs. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

Charlie Rose — The Week (N) 7:30 p.m. KOCE

Washington Week With Gwen Ifill Veterans Administration scandal; Republicans and immigration. (N) 8 p.m. KOCE

Real Time With Bill Maher Kevin Nealon; former Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D-Mont.). (N) 10 p.m. HBO

The Arsenio Hall Show Tom Bergeron; Gugu Mbatha-Raw. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Tavis Smiley Mel Brooks. (Part 2 of 2) (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m., 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Drew Barrymore; Giovanni Ribisi; Elbow performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Lea Michele; Chromeo performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Nathan Lane; Adam Carolla; Royal Blood performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night With Seth Meyers Sofia Vergara; Natalie Dormer. 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Sophia Bush; Jackie Collins. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC

Last Call With Carson Daly 1:37 a.m. KNBC

 

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