What to Watch Today

Black Monday Arrives, Shameless Returns, Magnum and More


On TV this Sunday: Don Cheadle is a wolf of Wall Street, Magnum P.I. leads a special manhunt and Supergirl and Charmed return from winter break. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Fox
    NFC Championship Game

    The New Orleans Saints host the Los Angeles Rams, live from Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

  • CBS
    AFC Championship Game

    The Kansas City Chiefs host the New England Patriots, live from Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. 

  • Starz
    Outlander

    In the penultimate Season 4 episode, Brianna comes face to face with a figure from her past; poor, poor Roger plans to escape the Mohawk village.

  • The CW
    Supergirl

    Col. Haley demands that Supergirl step aside following a deadly alien attack on a Navy ship; Brainiac-5 encourages Nia to embrace her powers. (Watch trailer.)

  • Showtime
    Shameless

    Season 9B premiere: Fiona continues to spiral downwards; Carl and Kelly continue to hide their relationship from her father. (Watch trailer.)

  • The CW
    Charmed

    The sisters seek advice from The Elders regarding Harry; Maggie discovers a newfound strength; Galvin shares shocking news with Macy.

  • CBS
    Magnum P.I.

    Following the AFC Championship: Magnum joins forces with every P.I. and bounty hunter on Oahu to track down a suspected killer (watch a sneak peek). (Another new episode airs Monday at 9 pm.)

  • Showtime
    Black Monday

    Series premiere (35 minutes): A group of unorthodox traders crash the stock market on a day that would later become known as Black Monday; Don Cheadle (House of Lies), Regina Hall (Insecure), Andrew Rannells (Girls) and Paul Scheer (The League) star. (Read our “B+” review.)

  • HBO
    Crashing

    Season 3 premiere: Pete takes an aspiring comedian (Daily Show correspondent Jaboukie Young-White) under his wing. (Watch trailer.)

  • HBO
    High Maintenance

    Season 3 premiere (35 minutes): The Guy travels away from the city in his RV and receives upsetting news.

  • Showtime
    SMILF

    Season 2 premiere: Bridgette heads to Philadelphia to find her father; Tutu leaves Larry alone with Joe. (A Season 1 marathon begins at 5 pm; watch trailer.)

  • CBS
    The Late Late Show With James Corden

    Special night and time: Guests include Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett and NFL QB Russell Wilson.