Also airing Friday: “Apollo 13,” “Dirty Dancing” and “Cake Hunters.”
“20/20: In An Instant”
“The Woman Who Refused to Die,” documentary telling the story of a young woman who survives a violent attack by her abusive boyfriend, then finds true love with one of her rescuers; 9 p.m. Friday on KOMO.
Also on Friday
“Apollo 13,” 7 p.m. (TCM): The 1995 movie; the true story of astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert and their perilous return to Earth after an explosion aborts the April 1970 moonshot.
“Dirty Dancing,” 7:30 p.m. (WE TV): The iconic 1987 movie with Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze, set at a Catskills resort in the summer of 1963; also showing at 2:30 and 5 p.m.
“iHeartRadio Music Festival Night 2,” 8 p.m. (KSTW): Repeat of Nov. 24, 2017, program; Las Vegas concert with performers Lorde, Miley Cyrus, Big Sean and DJ Khaled.
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“American Masters: This Is Bob Hope,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): Repeat of Nov. 25, 2017, program, documentary illustrates the eight-decade career of entertainer Bob Hope.
“Josh Gates’ Destination Truth,” 9 p.m. (TRAVEL): Josh heads to New Jersey in search of a nocturnal winged creature that locals call the Jersey Devil, then travels to China to hunt for a Bigfoot-like monster called the Yeren.
“Live PD: Police Patrol,” 9 p.m. (A&E): Season-two premiere; high-speed pursuit and crash in Washington; DUI in South Carolina; unresponsive baby in Indiana.
“Cake Hunters,” 7 p.m. (COOKING): Season-three premiere; horror-film fanatic craves a wedding cake as spooky as a scary movie, but her fiancé wants a cake that represents their home state of Maryland, so three bakers each create a Maryland Wedding Cake of Horrors; repeats at 11 p.m.
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