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TV picks for May 31-June 6

DON’T MISS: “Hannibal” – As the critically beloved serial-killer drama opens its third season, our titular cannibal (Mads Mikkelsen) is on the lam in Europe. He’s accompanied by his psychiatrist and colleague Bedelia Du Maurier (Gillian Anderson), who will play a much bigger role on the show this year. Sounds absolutely delectable. Bon appetit, Fannibals. 9 p.m. Thursday, NBC

Other bets

SUNDAY: “Golan the Insatiable” is an offbeat animated series about a mighty creature (voiced by Rob Riggle) from an alternate dimension. Banished to Minnesota, he befriends a 9-year-old goth girl (Aubrey Plaza) who encourages him to cause trouble. 8:30 p.m., Fox

SUNDAY: In the Season 2 opener of “Halt and Catch Fire,” Cameron (Mackenzie Davis) and Donna’s (Kerry Bishe) new gaming company, Mutiny, finds itself at a crossroads. Meanwhile, the dawn of the Internet is near. 9 p.m., AMC

MONDAY: “So You Think You Can Dance” opens Season 11 with two new judges in Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo. It also has a wild new twist – pitting stage dancers vs. street dancers. 7 p.m., Fox

MONDAY: “The Whispers” is a spooky new sci-fi drama in which several children begin conversing with an imaginary friend named Drill. But it turns out that Drill is real – and evil – and he has plans for world domination. 9 p.m., ABC

TUESDAY: “Stitchers” is a new drama about a young hacker (Emma Ishta) who is recruited by a covert government agency. Her job? To help solve crimes by gaining access to the memories of those who have recently died. 8 p.m., ABC Family

TUESDAY: In the new reality series “Secrets and Wives,” cameras follow a tight-knit group of six women from Long Island who are navigating the pitfalls of marriage and divorce while trying to reinvent themselves. 9 p.m., Bravo

WEDNESDAY: The Top 20 contestants on “MasterChef” face their first team challenge as they head to an amusement park, where they must prepare burgers and fish-and-chips for thousands of guests. What, no churros? 7 p.m., Fox

THURSDAY: On a new episode of “Aquarius,” Shafe (Grey Damon) and rookie cop Charmain Tully (Claire Holt) take on a dangerous mission as they go undercover into the Manson family. Meanwhile, David Duchovny just keeps looking cool in those shades of his. 8 p.m., NBC

FRIDAY: Alert your daughters: The concert special “One Direction – Where We Are: Live From San Siro Stadium” has the boys performing their hits in Milan. And, yes, it was recorded before you-know-who quit the band. 8 p.m., Showtime

SATURDAY: In the Season 2 premiere of “Power,” James “Ghost” St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick) gathers himself after a botched attempt on his life. Undeterred, he doubles down on his drug business in order to save his nightclub. 8 p.m., Starz

Chuck Barney/Contra Costa Times

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