Tonight's TV picks: Governor back on 'The Walking Dead,' 'The Amazing Race'
By Chuck Barney
Contra Costa Times
11/17/2013 05:00:00 AM PST
"Almost Human" (8 p.m., Fox): No, it's not "RoboCop," but it is an intriguing a futuristic drama in which human police detectives are paired with android partners to fight crime. Karl Urban and Michael Ealy star.
"Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy" (9 p.m., TLC): This moving special stands out among November's JFK-themed programs. It has a wide array of celebrities giving voice to some of the more than 800,000 condolence letters received by the White House after the assassination.
"The Mentalist" (10 p.m., CBS): The list of suspects who could be the elusive killer Red John has gotten even shorter, and the case becomes CBI's primary concern. 10 p.m., CBS.
Zombies roam the streets in "The Walking Dead."
"Eastbound & Down" (10 p.m., HBO): It's "game over" for this comedic tale of Kenny Powers (Danny McBride), an ex-major league pitcher who struck out a lot in his off-the-field life.