On TV this Sunday: A new crop of singers aspire to become an Idol, Outlander actors kick off their Scottish road trip and NASCAR revs up its annual race in Daytona. Here are 19 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
American Idol Returns, Men in Kilts Premiere, Your Honor Finale, NASCAR's Daytona 500 and More
MeTV Valentine's Day Marathon
Through 8 pm | Revisit love-themed episodes of The Brady Bunch, Gilligan’s Island, The Love Boat (duh) and more. (View full schedule.)
Denny Hamlin seeks a third straight win in NASCAR’s crown jewel, live from Daytona International Speedway. (Check out TV’s first NASCAR sitcom.)
Series premiere: Jason Biggs (American Pie) hosts this new game show where contestants vie for a $250K jackpot by answering pop culture trivia.
Wednesday asks Shadow to embark on a new con; Technical Boy has an identity crisis.
Season 19 premiere: Idol hopefuls perform for the judges in four cities. (Which Trump adviser’s offspring is auditioning?)
A random encounter forces Batwoman to revisit her painful past, all while fighting back against the spread of Snake Bite throughout Gotham.
Time slot premiere: McCall helps a woman whose son was kidnapped by a human trafficker; Aunt Vi helps McCall uncover Delilah’s secret. (Read premiere recap.)
Season 1 finale: The Watch works together to save the city from annihilation; Carcer collects everything he needs to control the Noble Dragon.
The Great North
Time slot premiere: Judy interviews Honeybee for the school paper, while Wolf hunts down the perfect six-month anniversary gift.
Grand Ole Opry: 95 Years of Country Music
Country superstars pay tribute to the iconic Nashville show in this two-hour special; Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton (The Voice) host.
The Lady and the Dale
Docuseries finale: In 1989, Liz is outed by a true crime TV show and serves 18 months in a men’s prison; her legacy as a trans entrepreneur is explored alongside the history of discrimination against the trans community.
Men in Kilts
Series premiere: Outlander‘s Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish road-trip through Scotland, exploring its culture and history. (Watch Kim Roots’ interview.)
NCIS: Los Angeles
New time slot premiere: Deeks rejoins the team, while Callen searches for answers about Anna. (A new NCIS: New Orleans follows.)
Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy
Series premiere: The actor travels across Italy discovering the country’s best regional cuisines, and taking in local history and culture.
Stateside premiere: A 19th century adventurer (The Knick‘s Eve Hewson) finds a new beau (EastEnders‘ Himesh Patel) and triggers an unexplainable magic.
Lincoln: Divided We Stand
Docuseries premiere: The unexpected story of our 16th president is told, exploring his tragic personal history and historic career; Sterling K. Brown narrates.
The Long Song
Limited series finale: Robert’s sanity begins to unravel as the plantation faces labor unrest and financial ruin.
Limited series finale: Michael and Adam’s secrets unravel, as Carlo’s trial ends; Adam reels from new info about his mom’s death. (Watch sneak peek.)
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Season 8 premiere: The comedian takes a satirical look at the political developments and current events from the past seven days.