What to Watch Today

Netflix's High Score Docu, Jim Belushi Grows Pot and More

High Score on Netflix

On TV this Wednesday: Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton speak at the Democratic National Convention, Jim Belushi opens a cannabis farm and Netflix delves into the history of video games. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    High Score

    The six-part docuseries delves into the golden age of video games, when legends — including Space Invaders, Pac-Man and Doom — were brought to life, followed by the likes of Final Fantasy, Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Sonic the Hedgehog and John Madden Football.

    NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

    Five games: Columbus vs. Tampa Bay (at noon), Carolina vs. Boston (4 pm), Arizona vs. Colorado (5:30 pm), Montreal vs. Philadelphia (8 pm) and Vancouver vs. St. Louis (10:30 pm).

  • The CW
    The 100

    In the series’ fifth-to-last episode, Clarke, Octavia, Raven and Echo go up against a new foe. (Watch a sneak peek.)

  • NBC
    America's Got Talent

    As five acts from Tuesday’s second live show move on to the semi-finals, viewers are granted another chance to send their favorite to the next round.

  • CBS
    Big Brother

    Six houseguests, including Nicole A. and David, compete for the Power of Veto. (Meet Love Island‘s quarantined Season 2 singles!)

  • The CW

    In the first half of a two-parter, Jenny digs deep into the investigation of a dismembered body found in Crother’s Woods. (Get Supernatural return date.)

  • Various
    Democratic National Convention

    Night 3 of 4 | Kamala Harris is formally nominated as the Democratic party’s pick for VP; speakers include former President Barack Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

  • Discovery Channel
    Growing Belushi

    Series premiere: The cabler’s latest unscripted show chronicles Jim Belushi’s new career as a cannabis farmer in southern Oregon.

  • Comedy Central

    In the series’ penultimate episode, Jake and Matt embark on a business trip, where Jake learns to enjoys the pleasures of a hotel. (Which Comedy Central shows are HBO Max-bound?)

  • CBS
    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

    Colbert goes live to dissect Night 3 of the DNC with Night 1 speaker Sen. Bernie Sanders.