What to Watch Today

Black Adam on HBO Max, The Recruit Premiere and More

  • Apple TV+
    Acapulco

    Season 2 finale: Julia goes after what she wants; Maximo gets a second chance. (Not yet renewed.)

  • HBO Max
    Black Adam

    Streaming premiere: An ancient superhuman (Ballers‘ Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) is released from his magic imprisonment by a group of archeologists who want him to free their nation from a crime syndicate; Aldis Hodge (Leverage), Sarah Shahi (The L Word) and Pierce Brosnan (GoldenEye) co-star.

  • Disney+
    If These Walls Could Sing

    Documentary premiere: Director Mary McCartney (Paul’s daughter) explores nine decades of magic that was produced in the most famous and longest-running studio in the world: London’s Abbey Road Studios.

  • HBO Max
    Martin: The Reunion

    The BET+ special starring Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell, Carl Anthony Payne II and Tichina Arnold finds a second home on the streamer. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    The Recruit

    Series premiere (all eight episodes): A CIA lawyer (The Fosters‘ Noah Centineo) lands in the middle of dangerous international politics when a former asset (Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Laura Haddock) attempts to blackmail him. (Watch trailer.)

  • Apple TV+
    Shantaram

    Series finale: Lin seizes an opportunity to escape; Kavita’s article kickstarts an all-out battle. (Just cancelled!)

  • The CW
    The 90th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade

    Keith David, Butch Patrick, Dee Wallace, Kate Linder and more appear; Danny Trejo serves as Grand Marshal; Dean Cain and Laura McKenzie host.

  • NBC
    Young Rock

    Black Adam Dwayne reflects on his former misadventures in holiday gift giving.

  • Peacock
    The Amber Ruffin Show

    Season 3 finale: Your guess is as good as ours.

  • CBS
    The Greatest #AtHome Videos

    Cedric the Entertainer hosts this one-hour collection of videos featuring creative holiday cheer.