What to Watch Today

Documentary Now!'s Wild Wild Return, Survivor and More

On TV this Wednesday: Michael Keaton and Owen Wilson team up for a Wild Wild parody, Survivor reaches the Edge of Extinction and The Goldbergs pays tribute to Highlander. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern: 

  • CBS
    The Young and the Restless

    Melody Thomas Scott’s 40th anniversary with the sudser is honored with an episode dedicated to Nikki Newman, who, currently in jail, writes a letter to her grandchildren sharing the pivotal moments in her life. [Cue gauzy flashbacks!]

  • CBS

    Season 38 aka Edge of Extinction premiere: Four returning players return and attempt to bond with their new tribemates. 

  • ABC
    The Goldbergs

    Adam and Johnny Atkins compete for the head of the Highlander Club at school; Highlander’s Clancy Brown guest-stars.

  • Freeform

    Zoey spirals when Luca’s exhibit at the CalU Arts Fair dominantly features one of his ex-girlfriends. (Psst… hear the good news?)

  • NBC
    Chicago Fire / P.D.

    Crossover alert! First up, P.D.’s Voight teams with Cruz to investigate when a spate of robberies reveals a stolen firehouse lockbox key. Then at 10 pm, Intelligence tracks down the robbery crew.

  • Fox
    The Masked Singer

    Two more celebrities are unmasked during the semifinals; SNL’s Kenan Thompson serves as a guest panelist.

  • ABC
    Modern Family

    Claire hosts Haley’s baby shower at Jay and Gloria’s house, while Jay hosts a (belated?) Super Bowl party in the other room.

  • ABC
    Match Game

    Winter finale: Panelists include Raven-Symoné, Oliver Hudson, Mario Cantone, Julie Klausner, Finesse Mitchell and Caroline Rhea.

  • USA Network

    Donna’s relationship complicates a potential deal for Alex and Harvey; Samantha helps Louis get justice.

  • IFC
    Documentary Now!

    Season 3 premiere (two episodes): We begin with a Wild Wild Country parody, as FBI agent Bill Doss (Birdman‘s Michael Keaton) takes it upon himself to reveal the truth about self-proclaimed spiritual leader Father Ra-Shawbard (Zoolander‘s Owen Wilson) and his strong-willed assistant Ra-Sharir (NCIS: New Orleans‘ Necar Zadegan).