What To Watch: Friday

by | January 21, 2010 at 11:47 PM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean


TOP PICK: ‘Hope For Haiti’ (8pm ET on All Major Networks)

You’ve seen the wreckage on television. You’ve come to understand the human tragedy is of Biblical proportions. You’ve heard the cry for help from survivors, from families, from children. Now’s you’re chance to help – and to give hope where none exists.

Watch “Hope For Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief,” here live starting at 8 PM ET tomorrow night, and you’ll be able to donate money to the relief effort by calling numbers shown on the screen or clicking on suggested links.

The embedded player below will stream the live event.

KEY EPISODE:Caprica‘ (9pm on Syfy)

Humanity’s storyline takes completely new twists with Caprica, which follows two rival families and their patriarchs Daniel Graystone (Eric Stoltz) and Joseph Adama (Esai Morales) as they compete and thrive in the vibrant realm of the 12 Colonies, a society recognizably close to our own. This original, standalone series will feature the passion, intrigue, political backbiting, and family conflict in an omnipotent society that is at the height of its blind power and gloryand, unknowingly, on the brink of its fall.

WATCH:Spartacus: Blood And Sand‘ (10pm on Starz)

Betrayed by the Romans. Forced into slavery. Reborn as a Gladiator. The classic tale of the Republic’s most infamous rebel comes alive in the graphic and visceral new series, Spartacus: Blood and Sand. Torn from his homeland and the woman he loves, Spartacus is condemned to the brutal world of the arena where blood and death are primetime entertainment. But not all battles are fought upon the sands. Treachery, corruption, and the allure of sensual pleasures will constantly test Spartacus. To survive, he must become more than a man. More than a gladiator. He must become a legend. Andy Whitfield and Lucy Lawless star.