What to Watch Today

Tree Hill Vet Romances S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent, The Kitchen and More

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On TV this Saturday: Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish and Elisabeth Moss step into The Kitchen, a Mythbusters marathon tackles influenza and a onetime One Tree Hill resident gets close to a former agent (and foe!) of S.H.I.E.L.D. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • DC Discovery
    Harley Quinn

    Season 1 binge: Not caught up on the DC villainess’ animated adventures? Watch all 13 episodes before she returns for Season 2 on Friday, April 3. (Watch trailer.)

  • Discovery
    Best of the Mythbusters Marathon

    Through Sunday at 4 am | This binge features a timely 2010 installment, where Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman test the flu fiction myth (at 8 pm).

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    The neighborhood creates its own safari, as Grover, Elmo and their friends pretend to be the animals that they see. (Get quarantine tips from “Daniel Tiger.”)

  • Ovation
    Murdoch Mysteries

    Season 13 finale: When a colleague is found dead, Murdoch suspects that Violet Hart had something to do with it.

  • HBO
    The Kitchen

    Premium cable premiere: After their husbands are sent to jail, three Irish mob wives take over the family business; Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly), Tiffany Haddish (The Last O.G.) and Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) star.

  • Lifetime
    A Mother Knows Worst

    TV-movie premiere: When Olivia’s (Switched at Birth‘s Katie Leclerc) baby dies during birth, she grows obsessed with a new friend’s newborn, putting the husband on high alert.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Just My Type

    TV-movie premiere: When an aspiring novelist (One Tree Hill‘s Bethany Joy Lenz) interviews a reclusive mystery author (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s Brett Dalton), she comes to reevaluate her aspirations — and, yes, her romantic life.

  • CBS
    48 Hours

    Erin Moriarty and the team investigate the 1892 double homicide that inspired the rhyme “Lizzie Borden took an axe/And gave her mother 40 whacks….”

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: Scarlett Johansson hosts; Niall Horan performs. (When will SNL return?)