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There Will Be 'Kung Fu', But Will There Be a Moody Cover of 'Kung Fu Fighting'?

By Genevieve Burgess | TV | April 7, 2021 |

By Genevieve Burgess | TV | April 7, 2021 |


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Hemingway: The Blank Page on PBS at 8:00pm ET. First season finale.

Kung Fu on The CW at 8:00pm ET. Series premiere. This is a reimagining of the 1972 television series that starred David Carradine. In this version, the main character is Nicky Shen, played by Olivia Liang, a college dropout who trains in martial arts to protect her community against a criminal organization.

Home Economics on ABC at 8:30pm ET. Series premiere. A new series about three siblings with vastly different income levels. This is what Topher Grace is up to these days in case you were curious.

Exterminate All the Brutes on HBO at 9:00pm ET. Series premiere. This is not quite a documentary and not quite a narrative show, but it is about the Native American genocide and American slavery and how those events impact our present-day lives in America. It’s based on three different works, Exterminate All the Brutes by Sven Lindqvist, An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, and Silencing the Past - Exterminate All the Brutes by Michel-Rolph Trouillot. Raoul Peck is the director of the series.

Queen of the South on USA at 10:05pm ET. Fifth season premiere.

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Genevieve Burgess is a Features Contributor for Pajiba. You can follow Genevieve Burgess on Twitter.



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