What to Watch Today

Barry Is Back, Gaslit and The Man Who Fell to Earth Debut, Rookie Spinoff Pilot and More

  • Hulu
    Plane Swap

    Live special: Pilots Luke Aikins and Andy Farrington leap out of separate planes and attempt to skydive into each other’s aircrafts as they free-fall toward the ground.

  • Showtime
    The Circus

    Midseason finale: The team explores the fallout from Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” law, and the escalating feud between state Republicans and Disney.

  • Starz
    Gaslit

    Limited series premiere: This take on the Watergate scandal tells the untold stories of its forgotten players; Julia Roberts (Homecoming), Sean Penn (Mystic River), Betty Gilpin (GLOW), Dan Stevens (Legion), Shea Whigham (Boardwalk Empire) and Chris Bauer (True Blood) star. (Read preview.)

  • The CW
    Riverdale

    Tabitha goes back in time to find a way to fight Percival’s plan.

  • Fox
    Bob's Burgers

    Linda plans a big day when her friend Ginger visits; Bob and the kids help Nat with her Limo competition; Jillian Bell (Workaholics) guest-voices.

  • Epix
    From

    Season 1 finale: Jim’s radio tower brings about shocking consequences; Tabitha’s hole leads her somewhere (and to someone) that she never could have expected. (Recently renewed!)

  • CBS
    NCIS: Los Angeles

    The team helps Naval intelligence officer Akhil Ali (9-1-1‘s Ashwin Gore) locate an officer who disappeared while recruiting potential assets. (Is the latest Callen reveal a big drag?)

  • PBS
    Sanditon

    Season 2 finale: Esther and Charlotte question their futures; Alison prepares to leave Sanditon, as her dreams of love fade. (Read Episode 5 recap.)

  • HBO
    Barry

    Season 3 premiere: Noho Hank endures his first big interrogation test; Barry looks for jobs on the dark web; Fuches’ crushing reveal causes Gene to spiral. (Watch teaser; view photos.)

  • PBS
    Before We Die

    Season 1 finale: The undercover team attempts to bust the Mimicas for drug smuggling, but an unpleasant surprise puts the entire operation in jeopardy.

  • Epix
    Billy the Kid

    Series premiere: Billy McCarty’s (The Gilded Age’s Tom Blyth) immigrant family heads west from New York in search of new opportunities, but the journey proves fatal for some; Daniel Webber (The Punisher) and Dakota Daulby (The 100) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Showtime
    The Man Who Fell to Earth

    Series premiere: An alien (12 Years a Slave‘s Chiwetel Ejiofor) arrives on Earth to confront his past and determine humankind’s future; Naomie Harris (The Third Day), Bill Nighy (Love Actually), Clarke Peters (The Wire) and Kate Mulgrew (Orange Is the New Black) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • ABC
    The Rookie

    Backdoor spinoff pilot (Part 1 of 2): When a terrorist targets a power station, the team enlists FBI trainee Simone Clark (Claws‘ Niecy Nash), who has a past with a prime suspect. (Watch trailer.)

  • NBC
    Transplant

    Bash makes a difficult choice after being pressured by a patient’s father.

  • AMC
    61st Street

    Franklin searches the crime scene for a new defense angle; Lt. Brannigan presses Moses for a confession. (Who earned POTW kudos?)

  • HBO
    The Baby

    Series premiere: Annoyed that all her friends are having children, a dejected woman (The Duchess‘ Michelle de Swarte) heads to a remote cabin where a baby turns her life into a surreal horror show; Sinéad Cusack (Eastern Promises) and Isy Suttie (Peep Show) co-star.