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A Discovery of Witches Season 2

On TV this Saturday: A Discovery of Witches conjures its sophomore run, Pete Davidson’s King of Staten Island hits HBO, and the NFL Playoffs get underway. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • AMC+, Shudder, Sundance Now
    A Discovery of Witches

    Season 2 premiere: In Elizabethan London, Diana’s magic takes a frightening turn, while Matthew tries to return to the dangerous life he led over four centuries ago. (Watch trailer; airs on AMC proper in June.)

  • Starz
    American Gods Marathon

    Through 8:07 pm (then resumes Sunday at noon) | Here’s your chance to catch up on both seasons of the Neil Gaiman adaptation ahead of Sunday’s long-awaited Season 3 premiere (get First Look).

  • CBS, Fox, NBC
    NFL Super Wild Card Weekend

    It’s a triple header, as the Indianapolis Colts visit the Buffalo Bills (1:05 pm, CBS), the Los Angeles Rams take on the Seattle Seahawks (4:40 pm, Fox), and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the Washington Football Team (8:15 pm, NBC).

  • HBO
    The King of Staten Island

    Premium cable premiere: From director Judd Apatow comes this semi-autobiographical comedy about a 24-year-old dropout (SNL‘s Pete Davidson) who sets out to change his life when his widowed mother (Marisa Tomei) starts dating again; Bill Burr (F Is for Family) and Steve Buscemi (Boardwalk Empire) co-star.

  • Lifetime
    Obsessed With the Babysitter

    TV-movie premiere: An injured dancer is manipulated by a psychologist and becomes the focus of his deranged study.

  • Hallmark Channel
    A New Year's Resolution

    TV-movie premiere: A TV producer (Friday Night Lights‘ Aimee Teegarden) meets a charming Yes Man (UnREAL‘s Michael Rady) and becomes the subject of her own series.

  • ABC
    The Good Doctor

    Fall finale encore: Shaun’s intern makes a dire mistake; Morgan and Park bond over failed relationships. (Returns Monday; get First Look.)

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this repeat from November; Foo Fighters perform. (Season 46 episodes, ranked!)