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‘Halt and Catch Fire’

Set in the 1980s, this intriguing new fictional drama stars Lee Pace as a former IBM executive who is determined to be a player in the personal computer race. He starts by enlisting the help of an engineer (Scoot McNairy) and prodigy (Mackenzie Davis). All the elements are here for another great drama. Series premiere, 10 p.m. Sunday, June 1, on AMC (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Sunday

“MLB Baseball,” 1 p.m. (ROOT): Detroit Tigers at Seattle Mariners (LiveS).

“Masterpiece Mystery,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): “Endeavour, Series 1”: Endeavour investigates the sudden death of a young secretarial student.

“Food Network Star,” 9 p.m. (Food): The 12 hopefuls arrive in Los Angeles to compete for their own show on Food Network.

“Crisis,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Dunn and Finley make a surprising discovery as the FBI finally finds the mansion; Meg has to testify about her link to the secret soldier program; an unlikely asset is put to work.

“Oprah’s Master Class,” 10 p.m. (OWN): Comedy legend Whoopi Goldberg talks about her childhood and life lessons.

“Devious Maids,” 10:01 p.m. (Lifetime): Marisol persuades Nicholas to get rid of Opal; Reggie grows jealous when he learns of Rosie’s history with Spence; Carmen tries to let Ty down easy; Zoila gets closer to Javier; Adrian is suspicious of the relationship between Evelyn and Tony.

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