On TV this Saturday: Black Sails billow at Starz once again, Lifetime cues up the life of Toni Braxton, Whitney Cummings does HBO and Chelsea Does… appear on Netflix. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
Black Sails Returns, Braxton Biopic, Chelsea Does and More
Californiaaaaa, here we cooooome! Thanks to The CW’s digital hub, the Ben McKenzie-led series is now available to stream in its entirety.
Complete first season, four episodes: In this docuseries, Chelsea Handler explores different facets of marriage, race, Silicon Valley and drugs.
Season 2 premiere: First, the dwarves must stop a group of flying pigs from eating all the food in Jollywood. Then, Bashful enrolls in Knight School to win back the Queen’s attention.
That's So Throwback Weekend
Still feeling nostalgic about High School Musical’s 10th anniversary? (Aren’t we all?) Enjoy an encore showing of the original HSM, followed by Clueless and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.
Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart
The R&B singer exec-produced this TV movie about her life and career, based on a memoir of the same name and starring newcomer Lex Scott Davis. (A Braxton family-centric Beyond the Headlines follows at 10 pm.)
Season 3 premiere: Flint and his crew wage war against the world, and one of Nassau’s most notorious returns. (Check out the handy character guide poster!)
Unleashing Mr. Darcy
In this take on Pride & Prejudice, Elizabeth Scott (Cindy Busby, Cedar Cove) gets the opportunity to show off her canine in a New York dog show, where she meets an aristocratic and rude judge, Donovan Darcy (Ryan Paevey, General Hospital).
Whitney Cummings: I'm Your Girlfriend
In her first HBO special, the comedienne takes the stage in Santa Monica to discuss sex and modern-day relationships.
Series premiere: Based on the epic poem about a complex hero (Da Vinci‘s Kieran Bew), this drama also stars William Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Ed Speleers and David Ajala.
Saturday Night Live
UFC fighter Ronda Rousey hosts — so you better laugh at aaallll of her jokes — with musical guest Selena Gomez.