What to Watch Today

Another Period Returns, AFI Honors John Williams and More

On TV this Wednesday: Comedy Central gets back to Another Period, Steven Spielberg honors renowned film composer John Williams and an unexpected face turns up in Wayward Pines. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • ESPN
    30 for 30: O.J. Made in America

    Part 3 of 5: The trial of the century gets underway after O.J. Simpson is arrested for the murder of ex-wife Nicole and her friend Ron Goldman.

  • Fox
    Wayward Pines

    Adam Hassler returns; Theo objects to an expedition; Rebecca comes to a young girl’s defense when she wishes not to partake in a Wayward Pines tradition.

  • TNT
    AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Williams

    Steven Spielberg presents the composer behind the Jaws, Star Wars and Indiana Jars franchises (just to name a few) with a lifetime achievement award.

  • CNBC
    Jay Leno's Garage

    Season 2 premiere: Jay takes a closer look at the automobile collections of Shark Tank‘s Robert Herjavec and AGT host Nick Cannon.

  • DirecTV Audience Network

    Nate agrees to corner for Jay in his fight against Ryan; Ava and Alicia host an afterparty; Alvey decides to take a breather.

  • NBC
    The Night Shift

    Jordan and Kenny treat a bride (Lindsey Morgan, The 100) injured during her wedding; TC helps Topher entertain his mother.

  • USA Network
    Royal Pains

    Hank treats Keller after he goes overboard at work; Divya meets Hank’s mentor; Evan and Paige deal with the demands of IVF.

  • Comedy Central
    Another Period

    Season 2 premiere: Harriet Tubman gives Lillian and Beatrice advice on how to gain notoriety; Peepers hires a new servant; Chair gives birth to baby Kermit.

  • TV Land

    A secretive couple comes to George’s aid after his car breaks down on his way to Las Vegas. (Good news!)

  • TV Land
    The Soul Man

    In the penultimate episode, Boyce tries to convince Dr. Zagelman to drop out of the mayoral race. (Niecy Nash is among our dream Emmy nominees.)