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What to Watch on Friday: Hollywood Film Awards, ‘Sonic Highways’ and ‘Hitmakers’

Michael Keaton, star of “Birdman,” is up for honors at the Hollywood Film Awards.
Michael Keaton, star of “Birdman,” is up for honors at the Hollywood Film Awards. 20th Century Fox

Hollywood Film Awards (8 p.m., CBS) - This awards show, with winners chosen by a “top secret committee of 12 industry insiders, is being broadcast on TV for the first time. Queen Latifah hosts, and stars scheduled to appear include Ben Affleck, Michael Keaton, Kiera Knightley, Amy Adams, Benedict Cumberbatch and many others. Janelle Monae will perform.

Also on tonight . . .

Concert for Valor (7 p.m., HBO) - If you missed the Concert for Valor concert on Tuesday, here’s another chance to see the salute to American’s veterans from the National Mall in Washington D.C.. It includes performances by Bruce Springsteen, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Dave Grohl and others. Also included are tributes from Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey and more.

Hitmakers (9 p.m., UNC-TV) - This documentary looks at the changing realities faced by those in the music industry, including the growing importance of social media and touring, and how artists make money for their work. It features -- through performance or interviews -- Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Melissa Etheridge, Lorde, Questlove, Tedeschi Trucks Band and others.

Grimm (9 p.m., NBC) - Nick and Hank investigate a case involving clay-induced asphyxiation. Meanwhile, Elizabeth makes a major breakthrough in her effort to restore Nick’s powers.

Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways (11 p.m., HBO) - This week’s episode takes Dave Grohl and company to Los Angeles, the musical birthplace of such acts as The Doors, Guns N’ Roses, NWA, Van Halen, The Eagles, Jane’s Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers.

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