The Knick (10pm, Cinemax ) - Thackery (Clive Owen) and Dr. “Bertie” Chickering (Michael Angarano) test a new operating-room procedure, while Cornelia second-guesses her impending nuptials. Also, Everett contemplates how to help Eleanor overcome her grief, and Barrow makes deals on some used merchandise.
Also on tonight . . .
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History (8pm, UNC-TV) - In part six of Ken Burns’ seven-part documentary series, FDR prepares a reluctant America to enter World War II, and after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps chart the course toward Allied victory. Eleanor, meanwhile, works to maintain the New Deal reforms during wartime and travels to the Pacific to comfort wounded soldiers. The final installment airs Saturday night.
Red Band Society (9pm, Fox) - If you missed the season premiere on Wednesday, it repeats again tonight. It’s worth checking out.
Z Nation (10pm, Syfy ) - In New Jersey, the survivors run out of fuel and embark on a dangerous mission to replenish their food supply. Meanwhile, Cassandra’s past comes back to haunt her.