What to Watch Tonight

Lifetime's Sister Act, Ron Howard's Beatles Docu, Creative Arts Emmy Awards and More

Stana Katic Lifetime Movie

On TV this Saturday: A Castle fave and a Little Liar come together in Sister Cities, Ron Howard chronicles The Beatles, the Emmys fun gets started and college football dominates primetime. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar:

  • Hulu
    The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years

    Filmmaker Ron Howard chronicles the band’s journey from playing The Cavern Club in Liverpool to their last concert at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park in 1966.

  • NBC, Fox and ABC
    College Football

    Three games: Select primetime face-offs include Michigan State vs. Notre Dame (7:30 pm, NBC), Ohio State vs. Oklahoma (7:30 pm, Fox) and USC vs. Stanford (8 pm, ABC).

  • HBO
    The Revenant

    The film, which won Leonardo DiCaprio his first Academy Award for his role as a 19th Century fur trapper looking to avenge his son’s murder, makes its premium cable debut.

  • FXX
    Creative Arts Emmy Awards

    Watch a 2-1/2 hour cutdown of last weekend’s two-night ceremony, in which RuPaul, no-shows Tina and Amy and others were honored.

  • Lifetime
    Sister Cities

    Four sisters (played by Castle‘s Stana Katic, The Good Wife‘s Jess Weixler, Gossip Girl‘s Michelle Trachtenberg and Pretty Little Liars‘ Troian Bellisario) reunite to mourn their mother’s death; Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook), Amy Smart (Justified), Tom Everett Scott (Scream) and Alfred Molina (The Normal Heart) co-star.

  • MTV
    Mary + Jane

    Repeats to Revisit: Here’s your chance to get high hooked on Episodes 1 and 2 of this new comedy about BFFs who run an all-female weed delivery service.

  • Nickelodeon
    School of Rock

    Season 2 premiere: The students look for a way to bring Dewey back after their regular teacher returns.

  • OWN
    Oprah: Where Are They Now?

    Subjects include R&B divas En Vogue, Gilligan’s Island vet Dawn Wells and supermodel Angie Everhart.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: Tracy Morgan was nominated for an Emmy for this October 2015 installment featuring music from Demi Lovato. (Read recap.)