On TV this Saturday: Benedict Cumberbatch leads the way for Brexit, Christina Ricci must escape the Madhouse and the Marvelous Rachel Brosnahan presides over SNL. Here are seven programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
Cumberbatch's Brexit, Rachel Brosnahan Hosts SNL and More
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).
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.
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.
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).
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.)
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.
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!)