What to Watch Today

GMW Wedding, Outcast Finale, The Get Down Begins and More

The Get Down

On TV this Friday: William Daniels returns to officiate a Girl Meets World wedding, A-Rod steps up to the plate one last time and Netflix gives viewers a chance to Get Down with the dawn of hip hop. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Netflix
    The Get Down

    Series premiere (six episodes): Jaden Smith (After Earth), Jimmy Smits (Sons of Anarchy) and Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad) are featured in this new Baz Luhrmann drama chronicling the rise of hop-hop in 1970s New York. (Read review.)

  • Netflix
    Ask the StoryBots

    Series premiere (all six episodes): This Schoolhouse Rock-inspired program features a series of creatures who live beneath our screens and help kids answer life’s big questions; Judy Greer (Married) leads a voice ensemble featuring guests Whoopi Goldberg, Jay Leno and ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic.

  • Fox, YES Network
    MLB Baseball

    The New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez plays his final game, against the Tampa Bay Rays. (Get details.)

  • NBC
    2016 Summer Olympics

    Select primetime highlights include the women’s track and field shot put final, women’s diving and women’s beach volleyball.

  • Disney Channel
    Girl Meets World

    Mr. Feeny (William Daniels) returns to officiate Shawn and Katy’s wedding; Maya has doubts. (See BMW reunion photo; get renewal status.)

  • PBS
    The Great British Baking Show

    Season 3 finale: The three finalists compete for the win by concocting filled ice buns and a multi-layer cake.

  • Syfy

    Dutch apprehends and interrogates a Level Six agent; Johnny privately investigates Jelco’s wall for Pawter. (Watch a sneak peek.)

  • OWN
    Love Thy Neighbor

    Linda’s mother is forced to come to her rescue.

  • CInemax

    Season 1 finale: In Rome, Kyle and Anderson look for an unexpected perpetrator; Sidney makes his intentions known. (Previously renewed.)

  • Syfy
    Dark Matter

    Handler Tabor Chalchek assists three crew members access a high-security facility via clone.