Aug. 3 TV Picks: ‘The Last Ship’ on TNT
TV picks for Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, include “The Last Ship” on TNT, “Masterpiece Mystery! Poirot, Season 12: Dead Man’s Folly” on KCTS and “The Leftovers” on HBO.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘The Last Ship’
Just another series about a global pandemic that wipes out 80 percent of the world’s population and the survivors who must find a cure. The show features Eric Dane (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Rhona Mitra and Adam Baldwin (“Chuck”), and has been popular enough to have been renewed for a second season. 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, on TNT (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Sunday
“MLB Baseball,” 10:30 a.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at Baltimore Orioles (Live).
“Big Brother,” 8:01 p.m. (CBS): The two new heads of households move into their rooms and nominate two house guests for elimination; battle of the block competition.
“Masterpiece Mystery,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): “Poirot, Season 12: Dead Man’s Folly” — An old friend invites Poirot to a murder hunt game.
“Food Network Star,” 9 p.m. (Food): The final four contestants shoot a promo; the final three, who will make pilots for their shows, are directed by the toughest star on the network, Robert Irvine.
“WrestleMania 30: The World Television Premiere,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Celebrating 30 years of WrestleMania; appearances by Hulk Hogan, “Stone Cold’’ Steve Austin and The Rock; the upcoming matches between John Cena and Bray Wyatt, and The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar.
“The Leftovers,” 10 p.m. (HBO): Nora takes care of some unfinished business before heading to New York for a conference; Nora scours the convention for her impostor.
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