What to Watch Today

Escape at Dannemora and Queen America Debut, Clinton Affair Revisited, John Oliver and More

  • PBS
    The Durrells in Corfu

    Season 3 finale: Leslie and Margo have news regarding their relationship; Louisa and Spiro grow closer. 

  • Showtime
    Enemies: The President, Justice & The FBI

    Docuseries premiere: This four-part program, inspired by the current goings-on involving special counsel Robert Mueller, begins by chronicling the relationship between FBI director J. Edgar Hoover and President Richard Nixon.

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who

    70 minutes: The Doctor and her companions investigate the moon orbiting Kandoka after receiving a mysterious package. (The annual Christmas special is no more?!)

  • Starz
    Outlander

    Jamie and Claire look for a home; Brianna and Roger’s road trip reveals their differences. (Fall behind? Read Episode 2 recap.)

  • Fox
    Bob's Burgers

    In this Thanksgiving episode, the Belchers embark on a mission to save a turkey from the slaughterhouse. (Watch Kristen Schaal on Tube Talk.)

  • A&E Network
    The Clinton Affair

    Docuseries premiere (120 minutes): Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of President Clinton’s impeachment proceedings, this three-night event delves into the Monica Lewinsky affair and how it shook a nation to its core.

  • HBO
    My Brilliant Friend

    Limited series premiere (airing two episodes weekly, on Sunday and Monday nights): In this Italian co-production, an elderly woman recalls a 60-year friendship after her best friend mysteriously disappears.

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    Queen America

    Series premiere (three episodes, then releasing weekly): Catherine Zeta-Jones (FEUD) stars in this dark comedy about a famous pageant coach tasked with transforming a hapless young woman (Secrets and Lies‘ Belle Shouse) into a contender; Judith Light (Transparent), Jennifer Westfeldt (Younger) and Victoria Justice (Victorious) recur. (Watch trailer.)

  • PBS
    Poldark

    Season 4 finale: Elizabeth tries to persuade George that Valentine is his child; Ross works to fix things with Demelza. (Check renewal status.)

  • The CW
    Charmed

    Maggie grows suspicious of a new Kappa member; Macy decides to share a cryptic message from her past with her sisters. (Read Supergirl preview and Lex news.)

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    The female Sharks outnumber the men for the first time, as Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner and Sara Blakely consider pitches for an automated travel service and a way to protect women’s handbags.

  • Showtime
    Escape at Dannemora

    Limited series premiere (65 minutes): From director Ben Stiller comes this ripped-from-the-headlines drama about the 2015 prison break in Upstate New York; Benicio Del Toro (Sicario), Paul Dano (War & Peace) and Patricia Arquette (Medium) star.

  • PBS
    The Woman in White

    Limited series finale: Sir Percival’s secret is exposed; Walter puts everything on the line for the woman he loves.

  • CBS
    Madam Secretary

    Teresa turns to Elizabeth for help when the surrogate carrying her grandchild is arrested in Laos.

  • HBO
    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

    Season 5 finale (40 minutes): The comedian caps 2018 by finally revealing that Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are indeed one person… or so we hope! (Check renewal status.)

  • AMC
    Eli Roth's History of Horror

    Season 1 finale: The final hour delves into the history of ghosts in cinema; talking heads include John Landis, Stephen King and Edgar Wright. (Not yet renewed.)