What to Watch Today

Colin Kaepernick Mini, Swagger, Army of the Dead Prequel, New Paranormal Activity and More

Colin in Black and White

On TV this Friday: Netflix drops a Colin Kaepernick bio-series and an Army of the Dead prequel, Apple TV+ launches the Kevin Durant basketball drama Swagger, and Paramount+ scares up a seventh case of Paranormal Activity. Here are the 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Army of Thieves

    In the Army of the Dead prequel, a mysterious woman (Game of Thrones‘ Nathalie Emmanuel) recruits Dieter (Matthias Schweighöfer) to assist in a heist of impossible-to-crack safes across Europe.

  • Netflix
    Colin in Black and White

    Limited series premiere (all six episodes): The Colin Kaepernick origin story focuses on his years as a gifted football, baseball and basketball prospect (played by Jaden Michael); Mary-Louise Parker (Weeds) and Nick Offerman (Parks and Rec) co-star. (Trailer.)

  • Amazon Prime
    Fairfax

    Series premiere (all eight episodes): The ‘toon focuses on four middle schoolers (voiced by Skyler Gisondo, Kiersey Clemons, Peter S. Kim and Jaboukie Young-White) on a never-ending quest for clout. (Trailer.)

  • Paramount+
    Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin

    The latest sequel is described as an “unexpected reimagining” of the franchise; Emily Bader (Charmed) and Roland Buck III (Chicago Med) star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Apple TV+
    Swagger

    Series premiere (first three episodes): Inspired by the coming of age of NBA superstar Kevin Durant, this sports drama is set in the world of youth basketball; newcomer Isaiah Hill and O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Straight Outta Compton) star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Fox
    MLB World Series

    The Atlanta Braves and the Houston Astros are all tied up heading into Game 3 of the Fall Classic.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Christmas in Harmony

    TV-movie premiere: Harmony (Riverdale‘s Ashleigh Murray) is tricked into auditioning for the holiday chorus directed by her ex. (View Holiday Movie Guide; which Hallmark Queen is jumping ship for GAC Family?)

  • The CW
    Scooby-Doo, Where Are You Now!

    Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy and Scooby reminisce about favorite cases and deal with a monstrous sitch on the WB lot; Janel Parrish (Pretty Little Liars) hosts.

  • The CW
    Nancy Drew

    The Drew Crew races to protect everyone from a supernatural threat that has caused a significant spike in… sleepwalking.

  • HBO
    The Shop

    Season 4 finale: Maverick Carter is joined by David Beckham, James Corden, Saweetie, Bubba Wallace, Yvonne Orji and Paul Rivera.


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