What to Watch Today

Cumberbatch's Brexit, Rachel Brosnahan Hosts SNL and More

  • HBO

    Premium cable premiere: An overwhelmed mom (Oscar winner Charlize Theron) makes a lifesaving friend after her brother hires a nighttime nanny (Halt and Catch Fire‘s Mackenzie Davis).

  • Lifetime
    Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story

    TV-movie premiere: A reporter (Lizzie Borden Chronicles‘ Christina Ricci) goes undercover to investigate an insane asylum, then starts to question her own sanity; Judith Light (Transparent) and Josh Bowman (Revenge) co-star.

  • Starz
    Sicario: Day of the Soldado

    Premium cable premiere: An FBI agent (Avengers: Infinity War’s Josh Brolin) and a CIA operative (Escape at Dannemora‘s Benicio del Toro) team up when Mexican drug cartels start smuggling terrorists into America.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Winter Love Story

    TV-movie premiere: A rookie author (Days of Our Lives‘ Jen Lilley) is sent on a book tour with a best-selling writer (Heartland‘s Kevin McGarry).

  • HBO

    TV-movie premiere: Benedict Cumberbatch (Patrick Melrose) stars as Dominic Cummings, the man who made Brexit a reality and sent shockwaves throughout the world. (Watch trailer.)

  • BBC America, AMC, IFC and SundanceTV

    Docuseries premiere (90 minutes): This simulcast nature exposé follows some of the world’s most endangered creatures as they do what they must to survive.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel‘s Rachel Brosnahan makes her hosting debut; Greta Van Fleet performs. (Season 44’s best and worst episodes, ranked!)