On TV this Friday: J.K. Simmons and Sissy Spacek gaze upon the Night Sky, John Mulaney and Andy Samberg voice middle-aged chipmunks, and RuPaul unveils the first all-winners season of Drag Race All Stars. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
Night Sky Debuts, Mulaney and Samberg Are Chip 'n Dale, Drag Race All Stars Returns and More
Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers
Film premiere: John Mulaney and Andy Samberg voice the iconic duo in this hybrid live-action/CG-animated comeback.
The Kids in the Hall: Comedy Punks
The two-part docuseries comes one week after the revival and features never-before-seen footage from the earliest years of the Canadian sketch-comedy troupe.
Love, Death & Robots
Volume 3 premiere (all nine episodes): “Uncanny worlds, violent delights and twisted kicks await,” with a voice cast that includes Rosario Dawson, Joel McHale and Joe Manganiello. (Watch trailer.)
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman
Season 4 premiere (all five episodes): Interview subjects include Cardi B, Kevin Durant, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Ryan Reynolds and Will Smith — the latter of whom filmed his interview prior to, well… you know.
Series premiere (all eight episodes): Sissy Spacek (Bloodline) and J.K. Simmons (Counterpart) play a couple who years ago discovered a chamber buried in their backyard leading to a deserted planet. (Trailer.)
Now & Then
Series premiere (first three episodes): The bilingual, Miami-set drama explores the differences between youthful aspirations and the reality of adulthood; the supporting cast includes Rosie Perez (The Flight Attendant) and Željko Ivanek (Madam Secretary).
RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars
Season 7 premiere (first two episodes): The first all-winners cycle features Jinkx Monsoon, Trinity the Tuck and Shea Coulee, among others.
Film premiere: A movie star (played by Nine Perfect Strangers‘ Samara Weaving) enlists a hard-working valet (Acapulco‘s Eugenio Derbez) to pose as her new boyfriend; Max Greenfield (The Neighborhood) co-stars.
George Carlin’s American Dream
The two-part docuseries from director/EP Judd Apatow chronicles the life and work of the “dean of counterculture comedians.” (Part 2 airs Saturday at 8 pm.)
Season 13 finale: Kevin Hart returns to the Tank alongside veterans Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O’Leary and Lori Greiner. (Previously renewed.)
The New York Times Presents: Elon Musk's Crash Course
The documentary explores the Tesla CEO’s pursuit of
PAUSE With Sam Jay
Season 2 premiere: Sam embarks on a journey to make homosexuality more intersectional.