Greater Boston’s Beat the Press 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Examining the media and how news organizations cover the week’s big stories.
Love 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) The many different angles of love.
Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7)
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) Friday News Quiz with chef Joanne Chang and Christopher Myers; Emily Rooney on “Open Mic.”
WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 to 9 a.m. and
All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 to 6:30 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) What can Mayor Martin Walsh do to tackle income disparity?
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Eli “Paperboy” Reed.
Live From Scullers 7 p.m.
WGBH-FM (89.7) Vocalist Catherine Russell and her album, “Bring It Back.”
Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. WCRB (99.5) Select pieces from the WCRB CD of the Week: “Panorama Argentino: Piano Music of Argentina, Vol. 2.”
Classical Music with Cathy Fuller 3 p.m. WCRB (99.5) “Live at 5” features George Gershwin’s “Somebody Loves Me” and more with Kirill Gerstein on piano.
The Symphony at 8 8 p.m. WCRB (99.5) Bruckner’s Ninth Symphony with the Vienna Philharmonic.
Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Nancy Goldner on “Living Solo.”
NEWS & TALK SHOWS
CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.
Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
“Epic Wedding Showdown” concludes.
Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Olympics coverage and highlights.
Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; Ian McKellen.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Maury Povich and Connie Chung.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
at 2 p.m. on Ch. 10; 4 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Kevin Costner; Band of Horses perform.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Kevin Hart .
Real Time With Bill Maher
at 10 p.m. on HBO; 11 p.m. on HBO; 2:05 a.m. on HBO2.
The Arsenio Hall Show
at 11 p.m. on Ch. 56; midnight on Ch. 64.
Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Michael Strahan;
Jennifer Nettles performs.
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Elizabeth Banks .
Bend It Like Beckham 8 p.m. (OVAT) A giddy romp about an English teen (Parminder K. Nagra) who dreams of soccer stardom. PG-13 (2002)
Date Night 8 p.m., 10:33 p.m. (FX) Married couple Phil (Steve Carell) and Claire go on the run after a case of mistaken identity. PG-13 (2010)
Eyes Wide Shut 8 p.m. (IFC)
A married couple is plunged into a bizarre odyssey of sexual discovery. R (1999)
Face/Off 8 p.m. (AMC) An FBI agent alters his face to foil a bomb plot. John Travolta. R (1997)
Lincoln 9 p.m. (SHO) The president attempts to outlaw slavery by fighting for passage of the 13th Amendment. PG-13 (2012)
Oblivion 9 p.m. (HBO2) A repairman works on a deserted Earth and encounters a mysterious woman in a space pod. PG-13 (2013)
Road House 9 p.m. (CMT)
A bouncer is hired in a rowdy honky-tonk where brawling is a nightly event. R (1989)
Unfaithful 9 p.m., 11:45 p.m. (SUND) Diane Lane stars as a wife who commits adultery in this slick, erotically charged thriller. R (2002)
50 First Dates 9:40 p.m.
(ENCR) A veterinarian woos a gal with no short-term memory. Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore. Juvenile script. PG-13 (2004)
Honey 10 p.m. (MTV) Cliched urban fairy tale about a dancer’s dreams of stardom. Jessica Alba. PG-13 (2003)
June in January 10 p.m.
(HALMRK) A bride-to-be’s meticulous wedding plans get derailed when her fiance pushes up their wedding date. NR (2014)
The Usual Suspects 10 p.m. (ESQ) Police interrogate the sole survivor of a failed heist hatched by an enigmatic criminal mastermind. R (1995)