On TV this Wednesday: The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. land in the disco era, Veep‘s former bagman gets his Game On and Netflix’s latest true crime doc focuses on the USA Gymnastics abuse scandal. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
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This documentary chronicles USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse from the POV of those who survived it and the reporters who broke the story.
Series premiere (all six episodes): Amateur chefs use ingredients from a “magical edible forest” to whip up inventive creations and impress judges.
A special, standalone episode focuses on the doctors’ struggles to save critically ill patients during the coronavirus pandemic.
Clarke and her friends find themselves on a planet where nothing is as it seems. (Fall behind? Read Episode 5 recap.)
Bayleigh reacts to Nany and Kaycee’s budding relationship; two women compete for their Red Skull in the “Off With You Heads” elimination. (Which Siesta Key cast member got the boot?)
Veep vet Tony Hale and SNL alum Bobby Moynihan endure “danger” sit-ups, a double-dutch jump rope challenge and a jungle assault obstacle course.
Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America
This 2017 special celebrates the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History; performers include Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, NE-YO, Dave Grohl, Usher, John Legend and Mary J. Blige.
Bishop and Pike’s search for a missing girl leads them to Amsterdam, where they find themselves at the heart of a large human-trafficking op.
At Home With Amy Sedaris
Amy practices “first dating” with first date expert Tony the Knife Man; Michael Shannon (Fahrenheit 451) and Debi Mazar (Younger) guest-star.
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
The team “reunites” with a ’70s-era General Rick Stoner (Patrick Warburton) and discover exactly (OK, possibly) how to stop to the Chronicoms’ plan.