What to Watch Tonight

The Get Down Returns, Five-0 in Danger, Andi Mack and More


On TV this Friday: The Get Down returns with a Schuyler sister in tow, the Hawaii Five-0 team is put in grave danger, a Modern Family fave dives into ABC’s Toy Box and Drew Barrymore checks in on a bunch of First Dates. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Netflix
    The Get Down

    Season 1, Part 2 (all five episodes): A year has passed, and Books and Mylene realize that they’re willing to sacrifice just about everything except their music and their love; Tony Award winner Renée Elise Goldsberry (Hamilton) joins the cast. (Watch trailer.)

  • Amazon
    American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story

    Docuseries premiere: This series chronicles the life of the Playboy magazine founder, using never-before-seen footage from his private archive (found under his bed, probably).

  • Lifetime Movie Network
    Secrets in Suburbia

    In this film, a housewife (played by General Hospital‘s Brianna Brown) seeks revenge after discovering that someone plotted to have her murdered.

  • The CW
    The Originals

    Hayley turns to Marcel for help in a desperate bid to save her children; Elijah and Vincent face an unlikely new threat. (Watch sneak peek.)

  • NBC
    First Dates

    Series premiere: Santa Clarita Diet‘s Drew Barrymore narrates this Ellen Degeneres-produced dating show that examines a variety of real first dates that take place during a single night at the same restaurant.

  • ABC
    The Toy Box

    Series premiere: Modern Family‘s Eric Stonestreet hosts this Shark Tank companion, where inventors pitch new toys to a judging panel comprised entirely of children.

  • Disney Channel
    Andi Mack

    Series premiere (60 minutes): Andi (newcomer Peyton Elizabeth Lee) receives life-changing news when her older sister returns home on the eve of her 13th birthday. (Get scoop, watch early on TVLine.)

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    McGarrett and the rest of Five-0 track a dangerous enemy, only to wind up captured and facing certain death on the island of Lanai. (One of CBS’ 16 renewals?)

  • Fox
    You the Jury

    Series premiere: Viewers at home are enlisted to vote on the verdict of civil cases presented live by six top attorneys; Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro hosts.

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Erin faces off against ex-husband Jack (returning guest star Peter Hermann), who is defending the person she is trying to have convicted for murder. #Awkward

  • HBO
    Real Time With Bill Maher

    Guests include comedian Chelsea Handler, former presidential candidate Evan McMullin, political analyst Ana Navarro and Cal. Rep. Ted Lieu.