What to Watch Tonight

Queen Latifah Is Bessie, SNL Finale, '50s Bones and More

  • HBO
    Bessie

    Queen Latifah stars as Bessie Smith in this film from director Dee Rees (Pariah), which follows the iconic blues singer’s journey from a struggling young artist into the legendary “Empress of the Blues.”

  • ABC
    Dancing With the Stars: Road to the Finals

    Ahead of next week’s two-part finale, this hour-long special looks back on each couple’s journey through Season 20 and previews their upcoming routines.

  • Hallmark
    When Calls the Heart

    Abigail travels to Hamilton to stay with Elizabeth’s family and is compelled to accept Bill’s help on a personal matter.

  • Lifetime
    The Wrong Girl

    When shy teen Sophia (Sarah Grey, Bates Motel) strikes up a friendship with new girl Grace (Kirsten Prout, Kyle XY), Grace begins acting possessive and threatens to hurt Sophia’s family. Ugh, high school.

  • Starz
    Outlander

    Jamie awaits his death sentence at Wentworth Prison (sniff), while Claire and the Highlanders search for a rescue plan.

  • BBC America
    Orphan Black

    Sarah and Helena suffer a strained reunion, while the Leda family worries about Sarah’s absence.

  • Fox
    Bones

    Repeat to Revisit: In case you missed the series’ 200th episode in December, now’s your chance to watch it in all its 1950s-set glory.

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage

    In an episode from January 1997, Kevin Spacey hosts with musical guest Beck.

  • BBC America
    The Graham Norton Show

    Graham’s guests include Rupert Everett, British comedians Miranda Hart and Greg Davies and musical guest Electro Velvet.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Season finale: Louis C.K. hosts — which means there definitely won’t be a song-and-dance monologue — and Rihanna performs.