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.
What to Watch Today
Colin Kaepernick Mini, Swagger, Army of the Dead Prequel, New Paranormal Activity and More
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.
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.)
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.)
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.)
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.)
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?)
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 Drew Crew races to protect everyone from a supernatural threat that has caused a significant spike in… sleepwalking.
Season 4 finale: Maverick Carter is joined by David Beckham, James Corden, Saweetie, Bubba Wallace, Yvonne Orji and Paul Rivera.
🎃 ON THIS DAY IN TV HISTORY 🎃
On Oct. 29, 1974, Happy Days‘ Richie — dared by Bag and the Demons — braved a house haunted by the ghost of the headless “Old Lady Simpson.”