What to Watch Today

Flight of the Conchords Special, Awkwafina on SNL and More

  • ABC, CBS and Fox
    College Football

    Seven games: Maryland vs. Michigan (12 pm, ABC); Texas vs. Oklahoma (12 pm, Fox); LSU vs. Florida (3:30 pm, CBS); Florida State vs. Miami (3:30 pm, ABC); Indiana vs. Ohio State (4 pm, Fox) Washington vs. UCLA (7:30 pm, Fox); Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech (8 pm, ABC). 

  • TNT
    The Hunger Games Marathon

    Through 11 pm | The odds are most definitely in your favor with The Hunger Games (at noon), Catching Fire (2:45 pm) and Mockingjay Parts 1 (5:45 pm) and 2 (8 pm).

  • Syfy
    You Might Be the Killer

    A camp counselor suffering memory loss (Dollhouse‘s Fran Kranz) must escape the clutches of a killer; Alyson Hannigan (How I Met Your Mother) co-stars.

  • Lifetime
    A Mother's Worst Fear

    A former hostage negotiator (No Ordinary Family‘s Katrina Begin) uses her expertise to track down her abducted daughter; Joey Lawrence (Melissa & Joey) co-stars.

  • HBO
    Game Night

    Premium cable premiere: A murder-mystery game night gets way too real when an actual kidnapping ruins the party; Jason Bateman (Ozark), Rachel McAdams (True Detective) and Kyle Chandler (Bloodline) star.

  • Showtime
    The Foreigner

    Premium cable premiere: A former Special Forces operator (Jackie Chan) seeks revenge after his daughter is killed in a terrorist attack; Pierce Brosnan (The Son) co-stars.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Falling for You

    A radio station manager (The Originals‘ Taylor Cole) and a businessman (UnREAL‘s Tyler Hynes) of course spearhead a bachelor bake-off fundraiser to save the station.

  • HBO
    Flight of the Concords: Live at the London Apollo

    90 minutes: Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement reunite for a concert special featuring new, never-before-televised songs. (Watch trailer.)

  • Ovation

    Final season premiere: Louis returns to Versailles with a captured Emperor Leopold; Philippe grows concerned with a mysterious prisoner. (Watch sneak peek.)

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Crazy Rich Asians breakout star Awkwafina hosts, with musical guest Travis Scott. (Which Weekend Update vet is hosting on Oct. 13?)