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HBO’s ‘The Leisure Class’: As expected, Jason Mann’s precious movie stinks

TV REVIEW | Atonal dramedy proves what “Project Greenlight” viewers — and Effie Brown fans — saw all along.

TV highlights: ‘Grimm’ returns for its fifth season on NBC

Nick deals with a major loss — and an uncertain future — in the Season 5 premiere of “Grimm.”

'CBS This Morning' may be quieter than its rivals, but it's climbing in the ratings

The show's hard-news focus might result in a third place ranking, but ratings are slowly climbing with a loyal fanbase.

‘Ash vs. Evil Dead’: A fitting response to our super-serious zombie mania

TV REVIEW | Sam Raimi brings his cult hit back for another gory round. (Also reviewed: “The Returned.”)

TV highlights: ‘Ash vs. Evil Dead’ premieres on Starz

Sundance TV’s ”The Returned” starts its second season and “The Librarians” comes back to TNT.

Al Molinaro, character actor on ‘Happy Days’ and ‘The Odd Couple,’ dies at 96

On ‘Happy Days,’ Mr. Molinaro was part of an ensemble of endearing 1950s archetypes.

TV highlights: Kermit asks Miss Piggy for help on ‘The Muppets’

On “The Muppets,” Kermit seeks Miss Piggy’s help as he struggles to find a birthday gift for his new girlfriend.

Which new fall TV shows are basically dead already? A complete guide.

Six weeks into the season, we have a much clearer picture of whether you should get attached to the new series.

TV highlights: PBS series ‘Nova’ explores the origins of North America

PBS’s “Nova” series explores the events that shaped North America. The CMA Awards are live on ABC.

TV highlights: ‘Mom’ and ‘Elementary’ return to CBS

“Big Bang Theory” moves to its regular night and “Project Runway” crowns a Season 14 winner.

TV listings for Friday, Nov. 6, 2015

Aziz Ansari’s “Master of None” hits Netflix, and PBS honors Broadway legend Chita Rivera.

TV highlights: Sharon Stone returns to the small screen in TNT’s “Agent X”

“Flesh and Bone” premieres on Starz, and HBO’s “Getting On” begins its third and final season.

In Aziz Ansari’s ‘Master of None,’ a new definition of Netflix-and-chill

TV REVIEW | A warm, easygoing comedy about a man in New York — think of it as “Millennial Louie.”

Even in its end stage, ‘Getting On’ is a perfect mix of satire and compassion

TV REVIEW | The final episodes of HBO’s comedy about a hospital geriatric wing are among its best.

Donald Trump brought big ratings to ‘Saturday Night Live,’ but how does that compare with other top episodes?

Donald Trump’s hosting gig on “Saturday Night Live” over the weekend brought controversy and some pretty awful reviews — but also ratings.According to reports, once the final overnight numbers are settled, Trump is likely to have netted somewhere around 9 million to 10 million viewers. Show More Summary

TV highlights: Britney Spears guest-stars on ‘Jane the Virgin’

“Supergirl” (CBS at 8 p.m.) finds herself the target of one of Superman’s enemies — and an attempted expose by her boss, Cat.On “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” (CW at 8), Rebecca goes to great lengths to prove she is a good person after a disastrous date with Josh’s friend Greg.Read full article >>

Trump’s sorry night on ‘SNL’: An overhyped bummer for us all

Donald Trump’s highly touted and almost certainly inappropriate hosting gig on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” turned out to be an anemic and half-hearted dud. Once upon a time, not so long ago, there might be a lesson to learn from Saturday’s...Show More Summary

TV highlights: Sharon Stone returns to the small screen in TNT’s “Agent X”

(All times Eastern.)Shape-shifting Zygons invade the U.K. on “Doctor Who” (BBC America at 9 p.m.). A special agent follows Ash on “Ash vs. Evil Dead” (Starz at 9); Pablo gets his first taste of blood.The Isley Brothers perform some of their classic hits in a historic setting on “Legends: OWN at the Apollo” (OWN at 10).Read full article >>

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