On TV this Friday: Michael Myers resumes his reign of terror on Peacock (and in theaters), Amazon reboots ’90s cult classic I Know What You Did Last Summer, and Syfy launches the George A. Romero homage Day of the Dead. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
Halloween Kills, YOU, Day of the Dead and I Know What You Did Last Summer, ALCS and More
The film franchise’s latest installment sees Michael free himself from Laurie’s trap and resume his ritual bloodbath. (What else is streaming in October?)
I Know What You Did Last Summer
Series premiere (first four episodes): A group of teenagers find themselves bound together by a dark secret — and stalked by a brutal killer. (Watch trailer.)
Season 2 finale: Baba and Edo lead their respective sides into battle at Greenhill Gap. (Previously renewed.)
The Velvet Underground
Filmmaker Todd Haynes’ documentary explores how the group cemented its status as one of rock and roll’s most revered bands.
Home Sweet Home
Series premiere: Each episode of Ava DuVernay’s unscripted social experiment follows two families as they accept the challenge to explore a world unlike their own. First up, Black lesbian mothers with three young children enter an Orthodox Greek family of six.
MLB League Championship Series
The Houston Astros host the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS Game 1, live from Minute Maid Park.
LAPD veteran and former SWAT member Rodrigo Sanchez (Animal Kingdom‘s David DeSantos) makes his debut as the new team leader.
Sparks fly between new community liaison Nancy and her law enforcement counterpart. (About those Season 3 premiere prophecies….)
Day of the Dead
Series premiere: This ode to George A. Romero’s famous flesh-eaters follows six strangers trying to survive the first 24 hours of an undead invasion; Keenan Tracey (Bates Motel), Daniel Doheny (Brand New Cherry Flavor) and Kristy Dawn Dinsmore (Vikings) star.