What to Watch Today

A Teacher Ends, Dare Me Tumbles Onto Netflix, Prodigal Son and The Resident Finale Encores and More

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On TV this Tuesday: Fox revisits The Resident and Prodigal Son finales ahead of their January returns, The CW closes the book on Tell Me a Story, and FX on Hulu’s A Teacher wraps its run. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Dare Me

    USA Network’s one-and-done drama about competitive high school cheerleaders in a small Midwestern town makes its Netflix debut.

  • FX on Hulu
    A Teacher

    Limited series finale: Claire and Eric have moved on with their lives by the time a chance encounter brings new truths to light. (ICYMI: SNL envisions Season 2!)

  • OWN
    The Haves and the Have Nots

    David does the unthinkable to help a longtime friend.

  • The CW
    Popstar's Best of 2020

    Elizabeth Stanton counts down the “greatest moments” of the year — as if many of those exist! (Print our handy January TV calendar.)

  • Fox
    The Resident

    Season 3 finale encore: Kit fears that Derek may be the latest victim of Cain’s cover-up; Cain’s ex is admitted to the hospital. (Get First Look at Season 4.)

  • NBC
    Nurses

    Repeats to Revisit: Catch up on the first two episodes of the medical drama (which TVLine singled out as a Hidden Canadian Gem) before Episode 3 airs Jan. 5.

  • Fox
    Prodigal Son

    Season 1 finale encore: Malcolm continues to spiral, as the mystery of The Girl in the Box comes to a head. (Get First Look at Season 2.)

  • The CW
    Tell Me a Story

    Broadcast finale: Tucker and Maddie resort to drastic measures to escape Olivia’s clutches; a vengeful Taylor sets her final plan in motion. (Previously cancelled.)

  • ABC
    The Year: 2020

    Robin Roberts looks back at the events that defined the last 12 months, including the pandemic, the presidential election and (whee!) pop-culture highlights.


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