On TV this Saturday: The Kentucky Derby leaves the gates for the 142nd time, Brie Larson works a new kind of Room and Outlander gets an unwelcome blast from the past. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Kentucky Derby, SNL, Outlander Romance Tested and More
Stanley Cup Playoffs
St. Louis (2-2) aims to take the lead over Dallas. Also airing today: Pittsburgh (3-1) at Washington (NBC, 7:15 pm); Nashville (2-2) at San Jose (NBCSN, 10 pm).
With 3-1 odds, Nyquist (No. 13) is the favorite at the 142nd running of the race.
Toronto and Miami duke it out to break their 1-1 tie. (On ABC at 8:30 pm, it’s Golden State (2-0) at Portland.)
Deadliest Catch Marathon
Through midnight | Included in this string of episodes is the three-hour special, “Legends of the Bering Sea: Part II” (airing at 8 pm).
Houdini & Doyle
Repeat to Revisit: If you missed the series premiere of Fox’s latest crime procedural, watch it now — after/despite reading Michael Slezak’s review, of course.
The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story
Cassandra Freeman (Single Ladies) stars as Wanda Durant, mother of real-life NBA great Kevin Durant, whose story of tenacity and sacrifice unfolds in this film.
Kleenex alert! This documentary tells the story of two long-lost twins, who reunite with the help of YouTube and Facebook.
Reunited, Jamie and Claire attempt to extinguish the fires — but their relationship is put to the ultimate test when the past rears its ugly head.
Party Over Here
A cast member discovers she’s the target of an attempted assassination, and a new game show tackles the question, “Is this a date?”
Saturday Night Live
Oscar winner Brie Larson (Room) makes her Studio 8H debut, with musical guest Alicia Keys.