What to Watch Today

CMA Awards, S.W.A.T. and #OneChicago Return and More

CMA Awards 2020

On TV this Wednesday: Netflix marks Veteran’s Day with The LiberatorS.W.A.T. and the #OneChicago trifecta are back, and Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker host country music’s biggest night. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Hulu
    Eater's Guide to the World

    This seven-part culinary travelogue reveals the most unexpected places to score an epic meal; Maya Rudolph serves as narrator. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    The Liberator

    Limited series premiere (all four episodes): The rotoscope-animated World War II drama tells the true story of infantry commander Felix “Shotgun” Sparks, who along with his battalion led a special group of American soldiers from Italy to France to the liberation of Dachau. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Trial 4

    The eight-part docuseries delves into the story of Sean Ellis, a Black man who fought to prove his innocence after being found guilty of killing Boston police detective John Mulligan in 1993.

  • NBC
    Chicago Med

    Season 6 premiere: Drs. Choi, Lanik and April find themselves on the frontlines of the pandemic, while Halstead and Hannah face a troubling reality.

  • ABC
    CMA Awards

    Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker preside over country music’s biggest night; performers include Luke Combs, Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber, Miranda Lambert, Ashley McBryde, Keith Urban and Morgan Wallen.

  • Fox
    The Masked Singer

    Popcorn, Sun and the Snow Owls compete in the Group A finals. (Get Masked Dancer premiere date.)

  • NBC
    Chicago Fire

    Season 9 premiere: Firehouse 51 welcomes a new crew member; Brett’s leadership is put to the test during a scary call. (Read preview.)

  • The CW
    Coroner

    Jenny reckons with the severity of her condition as she assists on a case from a true crime podcast. (Get CW midseason premiere dates.)

  • CBS
    S.W.A.T.

    Season 4 premiere (two episodes, special time): Hondo, Daniel Sr. and Darryl confront the legacy of racial tension in Los Angeles; then, the team acts as a domestic surveillance unit for the CIA. (Read preview; watch sneak peek.)

  • NBC
    Chicago P.D.

    Season 8 premiere: The team investigates the shooting of a tyke while navigating obstacles brought on by heightened police reform. (Read preview.)


    ♦ ON THIS DAY IN TV HISTORY ♦ 
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    through a dry spell by setting them up on a double date —
    with Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney. Eleven weeks later,
    Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams launched their spinoff.