On TV this Saturday: Will Ferrell goes to bat for a good cause, Blunt Talk gets its world rocked, Nickelodeon introduces two Game Shakers and El Rey takes a Stand. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
Will Ferrell Plays Ball, Blunt News, The Stand and More
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Back from a brief hiatus, the latest episode finds Rarity opening a new boutique in Canterlot… for a price she’s not willing to pay.
Kicking off three straight Saturdays showcasing Stephen King miniseries, this one stars Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald and Rob Lowe as the survivors of a deadly plague, who face each other in a final battle between good and evil.
Season 2 premiere: Henry finds himself in danger (hey, I get it!) when he realizes Dr. Minyak has transformed his best friend into a super-strong being.
Olivia pressures Paul to take a chance on love, while her own relationship with Jack continues to be in question.
The Murder Pact
After witnessing the death of a classmate, four socialites (played by Nashville‘s Alexa PenaVega, Awkward‘s Beau Mirchoff, Secret Life’s Renee Olstead and Faking It‘s Michael J. Willett) plot to kill the only other witness before she rats them out. And they still manage to get to class on time!
Series premiere: When two 12-year-olds start a multi-million dollar gaming company, they take on a rap star (Kel Mitchell, Kenan & Kel) as a business partner.
Walter makes an attempt to be a better father to his youngest son — only to be crushed by news that his ex-wife is dating a rock star.
While Cam plays his first game back in Boston, the family takes a cultural tour of a plantation, where M-Chuck addresses the lingering racial tensions.
Ferrell Takes the Field
Comedy vet Will Ferrell raises funds for the fight against cancer by traveling to five different spring training ballparks in Arizona — in one day! — to play 10 different positions on 10 different MLB teams. (All proceeds from the special go to Cancer for College.)
Saturday Night Live
Repeat to Revisit: James Franco hosts this December 2014 episode, while Nicki Minaj performs. (Miley, what’s good?!)
COMING NEXT SATURDAY: Doctor Who Season 9 begins!