On TV this Wednesday: Brooklyn (and Wing Slutz)’s finest crash Hollywood Game Night, the Ghosthunters get back to work and the Obamas’ first Netflix documentary debuts. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
The Nine-Nine Crashes Game Night, Ghosthunters and More
Series premiere (all 10 episodes): From EP Charlize Theron comes this unscripted program, wherein elite street racers’ skills are put to the ultimate test in a one-of-a-kind obstacle course. (Watch trailer.)
This Way Up
Series premiere (all six episodes): This Irish import stars writer/comedienne Aisling Bea as an ESL teacher who attempts to put her life back together following a “teeny little nervous breakdown”; Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe), Tobias Menzies (Outlander) and Chris Geere (You’re the Worst) co-star.
Documentary premiere: This film, produced by Barack and Michelle Obama as part of an overall deal with the streamer, focuses on the culture-clash between high-tech China and working-class America, after a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in an abandoned General Motors plant.
Revival premiere: Grant Wilson returns alongside a new squad of paranormal investigators who are struggling with unexplained supernatural phenomena. (The Psychic Kids revival follows at 10.)
Jason and Ian deal with marriage issues, Gabby turns to Christine for advice; Tori goes to extremes to get Shannen on board; Carol Potter (aka Mama Walsh) guest-stars. (View photos.)
Harvey tries to get Samantha’s job back, while Katrina faces off against an old friend.
Hollywood Game Night
New time slot alert! Celebs include Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Dirk Blocker, Joel McKinnon Miller and Kyle Bornheimer, as well as recording artist NE-YO.
Jessica seeks out new financial backers for Bobby’s campaign, as construction on North Park gets underway.
The Duttons prepare for a final fight with the Becks; Beth assists Monica with an uncomfortable situation.
Liza is shocked to see a certain co-star in her Infinitely 21 ad campaign; Kelsey and Charles head to Chicago with a plan.