What to Watch Today

Black Monday Finale, United Shades of America, John Lewis' Master Class, Pitch on BET and More

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On TV this Sunday: Black Monday wraps its sophomore run, The Alienist investigates the Angel of Darkness and the short-lived baseball drama Pitch gets called up by basic cable. Here are 14 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • OWN
    Oprah's Master Class: John Lewis

    Encore presentation: Winfrey pays tribute to the late U.S. Congressman with a re-airing of this January 2018 program that explores Lewis’ involvement in the Civil Rights Movement and his friendship with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Starz

    Time slot premiere: A surprising guest attends The Pynk’s annual car wash; Autumn’s past collides with her present. (Premiere earned “B-” reader grade.)

  • Showtime
    Black Monday

    Season 2 finale: Mo’s newly concocted plan to evade the FBI gets underway. (Not yet renewed.)

  • TNT
    The Alienist: Angel of Darkness

    Season 2 premiere: Sara Howard reunites with Dr. Kreizler and John Moore, as she opens a private detective agency in New York. (Watch trailer.)

  • Showtime
    The Chi

    Trig’s custody battle is threatened by an unexpected visit; a risky adventure tests Kevin’s fight-or-flight instinct. (Fall behind? Read Episode 4 recap.)

  • PBS

    Season 5 finale: Will and Geordie visit a dead nun’s convent, where they match the sisters to a series of unsolved missing persons cases. (Renewed!)

  • HBO
    Perry Mason

    Strickland tracks down the sergeant who originally worked the Dodson case; Mason visits his ex-wife and son. (Who earned kudos?)

  • BET

    Basic cable premiere (two episodes): In this beloved Fox drama, gifted athlete Ginny Baker (Brave New World‘s Kylie Bunbury) becomes Major League Baseball’s first female pitcher; Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Saved by the Bell), Ali Larter (Heroes), Mark Consuelos (Riverdale) and Dan Lauria (The Wonder Years) co-star. (Read Bunbury’s thoughts on a potential Season 2.)

  • Paramount Network

    Rip and the boys confront two men from John’s past; the cause of Beth and Jamie’s toxic relationship is revealed. (Fall behind? Read Episode 4 recap.)

  • PBS
    Beecham House

    Season 1 finale: Daniel, Margaret and Chandrika try to get John sprung; after being locked up for several days, John figures out who betrayed him.

  • NGC
    Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

    Season 2 finale: Ramsay braves a frigid winter, herds reindeer, and scuba dives in freezing waters, in his quest to explore traditional Norwegian cuisine.

  • HBO
    I'll Be Gone in the Dark

    As she and Paul study the Visalia Ransacker case, which bears striking similarities to EAR, Michelle becomes increasingly reliant on prescription drugs.

  • AMC, BBC America

    Charlie Manx cashes in a favor; Vic McQueen rides straight into a trap; a powerful creative called the Hourglass Man appears.

  • CNN
    United Shades of America

    Season 5 premiere (75 minutes): W. Kamau Bell travels to Pittsburgh to explore the damaging effects of systemic racism and white supremacy.