What to Watch Tonight

Underground Speech, The Path Finale, Ripper Street and More


On TV this Wednesday: Underground recreates a groundbreaking speech by Harriet Tubman, The Path and Major Crimes close out their respective seasons and Ripper Street comes to an end. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Hulu
    The Path

    Season 2 finale: Cal has difficulty maintaining control over The Movement; Eddie adjusts to his new role as a leader. (Not yet renewed.)

  • WGN America
    Underground

    Special time (68 minutes): In an episode promised to be unlike any other, Season 2 adition Aisha Hinds recites a monumental speech as Harriet Tubman.

  • PBS
    Nature: Viva Puerto Rico

    Jimmy Smits (24: Legacy) narrates this in-depth look at the scientists dedicated to restoring Puerto Rico’s distinct biological heritage – manatees, parrots and turtles.

  • CBS
    Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

    Two episodes: The IRT investigates after a party in Tijuana takes a tragic turn. Then at 10pm, the team looks into the disappearance of two flight attendants in Singapore.

  • TNT
    Major Crimes

    Season 5 finale (Part 2 of 2): After identifying the bomber, Sharon and the squad must determine his next target. (Get renewal status.)

  • Fox
    Empire

    Jamal releases an album teaser, which couldn’t come at a worse possible time for Cookie and Angelo; a lawsuit emerges in the wake of Hakeem’s party.

  • ABC
    Designated Survivor

    Kirkman forms a new alliance in an effort to pass his first bill; Wells briefs Secret Service agent Ritter on a new threat to the nation.

  • OWN
    Greenleaf

    Basie stages a sit-in at Calvary after he discovers that an injunction has been filed to prohibit the construction of Triumph Two.

  • Sundance TV
    Hap and Leonard: Mucho Mojo

    Hap and Leonard turn to an unexpected ally after going undercover as carnival workers to investigate potential suspects.

  • IFC
    Brockmire

    Jules wants Brockmire to mediate when the Frackers hold an intense kangaroo court. (Who received TVLine accolades?)

  • BBC America
    Ripper Street