What’s On Tonight: Orphan Black is back, ending our long national, cloneless nightmare
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, April 17, and Saturday, April 18. All times are Eastern.
Orphan Black (BBC America, AMC, IFC, WE, and Sundance, 9 p.m., Saturday): Taking its cue from Tatiana Maslany’s many heroines, AMC Networks is cloning this season three premiere across all its channels. Which is fine—more than fine—as the return of Sarah, Cosima, Alison, Helena, Rachel, Tony, and probably more Maslanys we don’t even know about yet puts an end to our long, cold, cloneless winter. Caroline Framke’s taking on the weekly reviews, and thinks if the show keeps cloning itself until it’s on more channels than a state of the union address, the world would be a better place. Meanwhile, Caroline Siede is on hand to take the long, clone-filled overview with her TV Review.
Grimm (NBC …