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Frankie Drake Mysteries Finale, Ad Astra on HBO and More

Frankie Drake Mysteries Season 3 Finale

On TV this Saturday: Big Bird and friends teach kids about embracing diversity, Brad Pitt explores Space in Ad Astra, and Frankie Drake‘s third season comes to a close. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • CNN
    Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism - A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Families

    CNN’s Van Jones and Erica Hill, along with Sesame Street‘s Big Bird and friends, talk to kids about racism, the recent protests and embracing diversity in this one-hour town hall.

  • Science Channel
    Why We Hate Marathon

    Through 4 pm | In this 2019 docuseries, EPs Steven Spielberg and Alex Gibney explore “one of humanity’s most primal and destructive emotions,” tracing its effect on individuals and societies throughout history.

  • Ovation
    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    Season 3 finale: Frankie tries to take down a con man who stole Nora and Mildred’s money.

  • Fox
    PBA Bowling

    Eight champs compete in the inaugural, two-hour PBA Strike Derby.

  • HBO
    Ad Astra

    Premium cable premiere: An astronaut (played  by Brad Pitt) searches the solar system for his long lost father, whose doomed expedition threatens the planet; Tommy Lee Jones (Men in Black), Ruth Negga (Preacher), Liv Tyler (9-1-1: Lone Star) and Donald Sutherland (Trust) co-star.

  • NBC
    NTT INDYCAR Series Genesys 300

    The first INDYCAR race on primetime broadcast television since 2013 takes place live from Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.

  • Lifetime
    Psycho Yoga Instructor

    TV-movie premiere: A sociopathic yoga instructor (Days of Our Lives‘ Panos Vlahos) threatens to tear Justine’s (Hollywood‘s Ashley Wood) world apart.

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage (or 'Vintage')

    Tiffany Haddish hosts this Season 43 throwback that originally aired Nov. 11, 2017; Taylor Swift performs.

  • HBO
    Yvonne Orji: Momma, I Made It

    In this stand-up comedy special, the Insecure actress takes the stage at Washington, D.C.’s Howard Theatre to discuss her haggling addiction and cursing people out.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: Chance the Rapper pulls double duty as host and musical guest. (Season 45 episodes, ranked!)