What to Watch Tonight

People v. O.J. Begins, Muppets 2.0, Expanse Ends and More


On TV this Tuesday: FX revisits the O.J. Simpson trial, The Muppets undergo a series overhaul, Fresh Off the Boat celebrates Chinese New Year and an Expanse-ive origin story is revealed. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • CBS
    Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials

    Boomer Esiason and Scorpion‘s Katharine McPhee host a countdown of 50 unforgettable Super Bowl spots. (Watch Ryan Reynolds’ new car ad.)

  • ABC
    Fresh Off the Boat

    New time slot alert! A plane ticket mishap forces the Huangs to scrap their Chinese New Year plans; Rob Huebel (Transparent) guest-stars.

  • ABC
    The Muppets

    New time slot alert! Following a (mandated) hiatus, the crew returns to learn that a branding guru (Utkarsh Ambudkar, The Mindy Project) has been hired to revamp the show. (Read preview.)

  • The CW
    iZombie

    A young librarian with a knack for erotic fiction is found murdered; things heat up between Blaine and someone completely unexpected. (Get casting news.)

  • Freeform
    Shadowhunters

    The team attempts to lure Magnus Bane, the High Warlock of Brooklyn, out of hiding in an effort to retrieve Clary’s missing memories.

  • Fox
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Jake’s father (Bradley Whitford) turns up on his birthday, just as he plans to introduce Amy to his mother (Katey Sagal, Sons of Anarchy).

  • FX
    The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

    Series premiere: The LAPD arrives at the residence of O.J. Simpson (Cuba Gooding, Jr., Jerry Maguire) following the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman; Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story), Courtney B. Vance (Law & Order: Criminal Intent), John Travolta (Pulp Fiction) and David Schwimmer (Friends) co-star. (Read our review.)

  • Syfy
    The Expanse

    Season 1 finale (two episodes): Julie’s origin story is revealed; Holden and Miller investigate a peculiar emergency. (Already renewed for Season 2.)

  • Bravo
    Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce

    Abby introduces Dr. Harris to her family and friends; Phoebe and her ex-husband put together an art show for her new beau.

  • NBC
    Chicago Fire

    Members of Firehouse 51 enter dangerous territory following news of a mass shooting; Casey looks into the missing money from the fundraiser.