Spartacus: Blood and Sand
Season Finale: Friday at 10pm on Starz
On the first-season finale of this new series, Spartacus continues to plot his revenge against Glaber. He ends up quite surprised when someone he wouldn’t expect offers to help him.
Secrets of The Mountain
Friday at 8pm on NBC
This family-friendly TV movie, starring Barry Bostwick (“Spin City”), tells the story of a single mom who decides to sell a mountain cabin she inherited from her Uncle Henry (Bostwick). But when she and the kids take a weekend trip up to the cabin to sign the papers, they encounter a series of mysteries all leading to a deep secret. As they put the pieces of this puzzle together, they discover someone is determined to stop the sale. Can they find out who, before they wind up in more trouble?
Friday at 10pm ET on CBS
After a tent collapses at a wedding, the members of Alpha team find surprising connections between themselves and those who have come in for treatment. Sarah Drew (“Mad Men”) guest stars as a bride, and Valente Rodriguez (“George Lopez”) appears as Fortunato, a patient who bonds with Dr. Proctor.
Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution
Friday at 9pm ET on ABC
Jamie continues his uphill battle to get the residents of Huntington, West Virginia, on the road to good eating and good health. This week, he asks local high school students to choose between a lunch menu of processed junk food or fresh meals … and he ends up shocked by their choice. Later, he must lean on his biggest adversary, Central Elementary head cook Alice Gue, to help convince Cabell County Hospital administrators to fund training for school cooks.
Real Time with Bill Maher
Friday at 10pm on HBO
The show will surely feature a breadth of opinions tonight as Bill welcomes former Minnesota governor (and current conspiracy theorist) Jesse Ventura, New Yorker editor David Remnick, radio host Laura Flanders, film producer Lawrence Bender, and economist Simon Johnson.
Friday at 10pm on Discovery Channel
The Pelletiers are caught off guard when a serious blizzard hits Millinocket. As equipment continues to break down, stress levels increase and Eldon lashes out at Jeff for his lack of preparation.
SGU: Stargate Universe
Friday at 9pm on Syfy
Destiny’s crew discovers a mysterious planet orbiting an uncharted star. Lt. Scott leads a small team to the planet’s surface, where the explorers are amazed to find an abundance of food, water, and sunshine. The perfect plan is in place. So what could possibly go wrong? We’ll find out.
Friday 8:00pm – 8:30pm, DISNEY
The ship docks in Morocco and Cody shops for a gift to give to Bailey. Meanwhile, London, Bailey, Marcus and Woody discover a magic lamp and meet a genie.
Wizards of Waverly Place : “Dude Looks Like Shakira”
8:30pm – 9:00pm, DISNEY
The kids discover that Uncle Kelbo is actually singer Shakira, and that he can’t control when he transforms into the pop star.
10-11 p.m, SyFy
Morgana is terrified that she might have magical powers when she realizes that her nightmares become a reality. Gaius tries to convince her that there is nothing to fear in an attempt to protect her by keeping her in the dark, but Merlin, aware of what the girl is going through, thinks that it is time to let her know what’s going on. Will he reveal his secret to her?