Friday's Highlights: 'Law & Order: UK' on BBC America.
Beast Hunter: Pat Spain travels into the jungles of the Brazilian Amazon in search of a horrifying one-eyed monster known as the mapinguari in a new episode of the cryptozoology series (6 and 9 p.m. National Geographic).
Supernanny: In this new episode Jo works with a mother who wants to be a “fun mom” to her three sons and bribes them with junk food to get them to behave (8 p.m. ABC).
Kitchen Nightmares: In this new episode, chef Gordon Ramsay visits a struggling Providence, R.I., restaurant, named DownCity, to see if he can help the owners turn it around and keep the doors open, but he may be too late this time (8 p.m. Fox).
The Ricky Gervais Show: Ricky reads predictions of the future as reported in an academic study, which prompts Karl to share a few of his own theories in this new episode of the animated comedy talk show (9 p.m. HBO).
All Quiet on the Western Front: This 1930 adaptation of the novel by Erich Maria Remarque tells the story of a young German soldier facing death in the First World War (5 p.m. TCM).
Leaves of Grass: Tim Blake Nelson wrote and directed this 2009 drama that casts Edward Norton in a dual role as Ivy League professor Bill Kincaid and his twin brother, who lures Bill back to his hometown to take down a drug lord. Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss and Keri Russell also star (9 p.m. Showtime).
College basketball: Big Ten quarterfinals: (9 and 11 a.m. ESPN); Patriot League final: Bucknell vs. Lafayette Final (1:45 p.m. ESPN2). Big 12 semifinal (4 p.m. KDOC). Big East semifinals (4 and 6 p.m. ESPN). Pac-10 semifinals (6 and 8:30 p.m. FSN). WAC semifinal (9 p.m. ESPN2).
Women's college basketball: Big 10 semifinals (10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. FS Prime). Pac-10 semifinals (Noon and 2:30 p.m. FSN).
Pro basketball: The Clippers visit the New Jersey Nets (4 p.m. FS Prime).
Hockey: The Ducks visit the Colorado Avalanche (6 p.m. KDOC).
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