What to Watch Tonight

Celebs Stand Up to Cancer, An Almighty Finale and More

  • Amazon
    Tumble Leaf

    Season 1 fall premiere: Seven new episodes of the animated series will be unveiled on Amazon Prime Instant Video, each one following blue fox Fig and his caterpillar friend Stick on a new adventure.

  • All Major Networks
    Stand Up to Cancer

    Live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, the many stars at this year’s fundraising event include Robert Downey Jr., Melissa McCarthy, Jon Hamm, Jennifer Aniston, Kiefer Sutherland, Joe Manganiello, Halle Berry and Steve Carell. (Also streaming on Hulu and Yahoo.)

  • The CW
    Masters of Illusion

    This week’s tricksters include America’s Got Talent staple Nathan Burton, Hillel, Farrell Dillon, Drexus, Jan Rouven and “physical illusionist” (which sounds particularly mind-bending) Jonathan Pendragon.

  • Fox
    Bones

    Repeat to Revisit: In the penultimate Season 9 episode, the team investigates the possible double life of a murdered swim coach.

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    Repeat to Revisit: Ahead of Season 4’s finale, McGarrett and Catherine travel to Afghanistan to protect a young boy whose family once saved Catherine’s life.

  • HBO
    Jonah From Tonga

    Season finale: Jonah returns to Holy Cross, where he joins his Fobba-liscious crew in competing at the Feel Da Beat competition. (Not yet renewed.)

  • Cinemax
    The Knick

    Edwards forces Thackery’s hand during surgery — not literally, I hope! — while Cleary strikes a deal with Sister Harriet.

  • NBC
    Saving Dr. Brantly: The Inside Story of a Medical Miracle

    NBC News checks in with Dr. Kent Brantly, an American doctor who survived Ebola after contracting the virus in West Africa. Matt Lauer speaks with Brantly, his wife and the doctors who treated him.

  • Showtime
    Cocaine Cowboys Reloaded

    This re-released (and interestingly titled) documentary tells the story of how Miami became the drug, murder and cash capital of the United States in the 1980s. Maaaaaybe wait until the kids are in bed for this one.

  • Syfy
    The Almighty Johnsons

    Two-hour season finale: Axl and Eva, the reincarnations of Odin and Frigg, prepare for their first date — and everyone’s future depends on it going well. No pressure! (No word yet on when Season 2 of the New Zealand import will air Stateside.)

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5 Comments
  1. Jack says:

    I would be very surprised if SyFy airs season 2 of The Alimghty Johnsons.

  2. Steve says:

    The Knick
    The Almighty Johnsons

  3. torimelching says:

    Nothing.

  4. Roni says:

    Please Like Me on Pivot.