What to Watch Tonight

Letterman Honored, DWTS Finale Night 1, The Brave Breaks, Every Gilmore Girls and More

  • Up
    Gilmore Girls Marathon

    Through Sunday at 7 pm | You’re gonna need a whole lot of coffee to keep up with this days-long binge. The basic cabler is airing all 153 episodes, back-to-back-to-back. (Why is Netflix so eager for a second revival?)

  • ABC
    Dancing With the Stars

    Season 25 finale (Night 1 of 2): Finalists Lindsey Stirling, Drew Scott, Jordan Fisher and Frankie Muniz each perform two dances; Julianne Hough returns as a guest judge; Pitbull and Fifth Harmony perform.

  • NBC
    The Voice

    The Top 12 perform in front of coaches Jennifer, Miley, Adam and (alleged) Sexiest Man Alive Blake Shelton.

  • HBO
    Baltimore Rising

    95 minutes: From The Wire‘s Sonja Sohn comes this thought-provoking documentary that follows Baltimore police officers, activists, community leaders and gang affiliates in the wake of the 2015 death of Freddie Gray.

  • PBS
    David Letterman: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

    90 minutes: The beloved late-night host is honored for his achievements in comedy; guests include Sen. Al Franken, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Bill Murray, Paul Shaffer, Eddie Vedder, Jimmy Kimmel, John Mulaney, Amy Schumer, Alan Kalter, Biff Henderson, Chris Elliott and Jimmie Walker. (When’s Dave coming out of retirement?)

  • Disney XD
    Big Hero 6: Baymax Returns

    60 minutes: Ahead of the 2018 spinoff, this TV-movie finds Hiro attempting to rebuild Baymax, convinced the cutting-edge robot is lost forever.

  • The CW

    Kara is reunited with Mon-El; Samantha turns to her estranged mother (Oz‘s Betty Buckley) for answers. (Read preview.)

  • Fox
    The Gifted

    The Mutant Underground faces a new threat when it’s discovered that one of the refugees is a spy working for Sentinel Services.

  • NBC
    The Brave

    Fall finale: The team is forced to put one of their own at risk to complete a mission that hits close to home. (Get return date.)

  • CBS

    On Thanksgiving, Walter, Happy and Florence get stranded on a floating island of trash; Toby helps Cabe recall repressed memories regarding his father’s death.