What to Watch Today

Crazy Ex Meets 'New' Greg, The Ranch Adds Dax, MacGyver Reveals a Secret Spouse and More

On TV this Friday: Skylar Astin joins Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Dax Shepard reunites with Ashton Kutcher on The Ranch and RuPaul hosts a holiday spectacular. Here are 15 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Hulu
    Into the Dark

    In “Pooka!,” a struggling actor takes a seasonal job dressing up as the hottest toy of the year, until the plush suit slowly takes possession of him.

  • Netflix
    The Ranch

    Part 6 premiere (all 10 episodes): Rooster’s fate is revealed; Colt and Abby welcome their first child; Dax Shepard (Parenthood) joins the cast in a recurring role. (Check renewal status.)

  • Netflix
    Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

    Original movie premiere: Actor and director Andy Serkis adapts Rudyard Kipling’s All the Mowgli Storiesa collection of short stories featuring the beloved Jungle Book character (played by newcomer Rohan Chand); Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Freida Pinto, Matthew Rhys and Naomie Harris co-star.

  • Netflix

    Original movie premiere: Jennifer Aniston plays a former beauty queen whose plus-size daughter (Patti Cake$‘s Danielle Macdonald) signs up for her beauty pageant in protest.

  • Netflix
    Nailed It! Holiday

    Holiday special premiere (seven episodes): Terrible home bakers compete in the latest, themed edition of this highly bingeable cooking show.

  • Lifetime
    Christmas Lost and Found

    TV-movie premiere: An event planner (The Good Place‘s Tiya Sircar) returns to her hometown of Chicago, where her grandmother (Enlightened‘s Diane Ladd) hosts a scavenger hunt to remind her what the holiday is all about.

  • HBO

    Original movie premiere: This timely film centers on Óscar (Anthony Gonzalez), a 12-year-old Honduran boy who seeks asylum but instead finds himself trapped in the U.S. immigration system.

  • NBC

    Fall finale: Remi finds herself in a race against the ever-worsening ZIP poisoning as she tries to enact her ultimate plan.

  • CBS

    Fall finale: Matty reveals to the team that she’s married and her husband — who’s been undercover for the last eight years — is in danger. (Who’s leaving?)

  • VH1
    RuPaul’s Drag Race: Holi-slay Spectacular

    In this special, eight contestants from seasons past are pitted against each other and compete for the first-ever “Christmas Queen” crown. (Watch promo.)

  • ABC
    Fresh Off the Boat

    Louis is crushed when he finds out that Matthew Chestnut is leaving Cattleman’s Ranch to take a job at Dollywood.

  • Fox
    Last Man Standing

    Chuck and Joe file complaints against Mike during Kyle’s first day in human resources; Ryan, Kristen and Boyd take care of their next-door neighbor’s puppy.

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    Fall finale: McGarrett heads to Montana with Joe White (Terry O’Quinn), where they prepare to battle those exacting revenge for a past SEAL mission. (Why is Catherine returning?)

  • The CW
    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

    Fall finale: Greg (now played by Pitch Perfect‘s Skylar Astin) returns to West Covina; Valencia and Josh attend their high school reunion.

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Fall finale: Frank looks for the cop responsible for leaking a video that shows officers participating in entrapment; Eddie retaliates after a coworker pulls a prank on Jamie.