On TV this Wednesday: Disney+ spins new Tales of the Jedi, Jessica Chastain scrubs in as The Good Nurse and the Abbott Elementary teachers dress up for Halloween. Here are 15 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
Halloween Hits ABC Sitcoms, Tree of Life Docu, Nurse Chastain, Tales of the Jedi and More
The Good Nurse
Movie premiere: A nurse (played by Jessica Chastain) risks everything to uncover the truth about a series of mysterious patient deaths; Eddie Redmayne co-stars.
The Mysterious Benedict Society
Season 2 premiere (first two episodes): After Mr. Benedict and Number Two are kidnapped, it’s up to Reynie, Sticky, Kate and Constance to foil Mr. Curtain’s latest scheme. (Watch trailer.)
Tales of the Jedi
Six animated shorts set during the prequel era spotlight important moments in the lives of Ahsoka Tano and Count Dooku. (How to Watch!)
Tell Me Lies
Season 1 finale: Everything changes when Lucy and Stephen attend the final party of the semester.
Also streaming Wednesday: The D’Amelio Show Season 2 finale (Hulu), and new episodes of Andor and Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Disney+); Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu); Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities and Love Is Blind (Netflix); and Ink Master (Paramount+).
Becky takes charge when Dan has the family to decorate the house for Halloween; Harris ruffles feathers in Darlene’s new neighborhood.
“Infinity Inc.” Part 2 of 2: As Courtney attempts to help a friend navigate their powers, Pat and The Shade face their greatest fears.
Geoff’s terror over Beverly controlling all baby-care duties turns into a jump-scare-filled comedic thriller. (Scoop on upcoming holiday episodes!)
After a student steals a bag of Halloween candy meant to be given out to the kids at the end of the day, the teachers work to find the culprit.
Tiffany’s secrets are at risk of being exposed during a surprise intervention.
Andi and Danni get to the bottom of Sabrina’s whereabouts; Fatima confronts Zac about his residual feelings for Karen.
A Tree of Life: The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting
The documentary chronicles the deadliest antisemitic attack in U.S. history, when 11 were killed and six were wounded at the Tree of Life Synagogue in October 2018.
Tom fears that nobody will attend his in-person book reading — that is, except for his No. 1 fan, whom everyone presumes to be a stalker.
American Horror Story
Without the NYPD’s help, Gino is forced to get creative. Then in a second episode, “evil takes root in the unlikeliest of places.”
Jay Leno's Garage
Season 7 finale: Leno meets with President Biden at the Secret Service training ground to discuss hot-rodding and the future of electric cars.
Season 2 premiere: Sherman hosts a chaotic fashion show; Mary J. Blige leads a group of singers on an Ocean’s Eleven-type mission.