Friday’s TV Highlights: ‘Nikita’ on KTLA

Maggie Q in “Nikita” on the CW.
“Nikita” returns for a new season on KTLA. With Maggie Q.
(Sven Frenzel / CW)

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Hawaii Five-0 As Thanksgiving approaches, McGarrett’s Aunt Deb (Carol Burnett) visits and shares a secret in this new episode. 9 p.m. CBS

Nikita In the season premiere, Nikita (Maggie Q) is on the run after being framed for assassinating the president. 9 p.m. KTLA


Raising Hope Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) discovers Jimmy (Lucas Neff) never went on a real vacation growing up in this new hour-long episode. 9 p.m. Fox


JFK assassination anniversary:  Three specials focus on the tragic incident in Dallas. In “JFK Assassination: The Definitive Guide” Kennedy assassination experts Gerald Posner, Robert Groden and Vincent Bugliosi dissect some of the conspiracy theories and examine the evidence. 8 p.m. History. “Lee Harvey Oswald: 48 Hours to Live” retraces the assassin’s steps leading to and following the shooting. 10 p.m. History. Tom Brokaw hosts “Where Were You: The Day JFK Died” in which the veteran newsman shares his own memories of that day — he was at a television station in Omaha and broke into a garden show to report on the shooting. Dan Rather and Stephen Spielberg are among others who share their own recollections. 9 p.m. NBC

Nashville 2.0 Rosanne Cash, the Avett Brothers, Emmylou Harris, Mumford & Sons, Richard Thompson, Carolina Chocolate Drops and many more perform in this new special celebrating “Americana Music.” 9 p.m. KOCE


The Call A 911 operator (Halle Berry) tries to save a kidnapped teen (Abigail Breslin) when the girl makes an emergency call for help Morris Chestnut and Michael Imperioli also star in this 2013 thriller. 9 p.m. Starz


CBS This Morning Dr. Bryan Schwartz; Jonathan Ive; Claire Danes. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS


Today Tom Brokaw and Dan Rather; Michael Weiss; chef Giada De Laurentiis. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America Lenny Kravitz and Elizabeth Banks; Pitbull previews the American Music Awards; Bono; Gail Simmons. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Tom Bergeron (“Dancing With the Stars”); author Al Sharpton (“The Rejected Stone”); Bernie Taupin; Matt Atchity, Rotten Tomatoes; Chris Wallace. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Rachael Ray Elisabeth Hasselbeck; Sara Moulton. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL

Live With Kelly and Michael Jennifer Hudson; Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Jenni “JWoww” Farley; Michael Gelman. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Demi Lovato performs; Kurt Russell; Pitbull. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

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

The Talk Larry King; Hill Harper; Marcela Valladolid. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS


The Queen Latifah Show Jason Statham and Izabela Vidovic; Robert Herjavec. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS; 7 p.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show Squashing; Dr. Drew Pinsky; food phobias; Joe Manganiello. (N) 2 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil A man’s fiancee may have a negative influence on him. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey Lawrence Zarian. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

Katie Vince Vaughn; Oliver Stone discusses the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination; The River Fund. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

Ellen DeGeneres Simon Cowell; Mario López; tWitch; Fifth Harmony performs. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

The Doctors Colonoscopies; a man struck by a car while saving a life. (N) 5 p.m. KCAL

Washington Week With Gwen Ifill Filibuster rule change: Susan Davis, USA Today. Afghanistan: James Kitfield, National Journal. Sexual assaults in the military: Martha Raddatz, ABC. President Kennedy’s Legacy: Michael Duffy, Time. (N) 8 p.m. KOCE

Real Time Dan Savage; Wendell Pierce; Paul Begala; Bob Ehrlich; Katty Kay. (N) (Season Finale)10 and 11 p.m. HBO

The Arsenio Hall Show The Rev. Jesse Jackson; Babyface and Toni Braxton perform. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Tavis Smiley Dave Stewart. (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

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

The Tonight Show Jim Parsons; John Downer; Cassadee Pope performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Howard Stern; Adrienne Iapalucci. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Sarah Silverman; David Blaine; Charlie Wilson performs. 11:35 p.m. KABC

Late Night: Jimmy Fallon Sarah Silverman; Lenny Kravitz; Michael Anthony. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show Tim Meadows; Helen Fielding. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

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