What to Watch Today

Alaska Daily, Walker Prequel and Friend of the Family Debut, Grey's and Pennyworth Return and More

  • Peacock
    A Friend of the Family

    Limited series premiere (first four episodes): The true-crime drama is based on the true story of the Broberg family, whose daughter Jan was kidnapped multiple times over a period of years by a charismatic family “friend” (played by The White Lotus‘ Jake Lacy); Anna Paquin (True Blood), Colin Hanks (Fargo) and Mckenna Grace (The Handmaid’s Tale) also star.

  • HBO Max
    Pennyworth: The Origin of Batman's Butler

    Season 3 premiere (first three episodes): Alfie and Daveboy search for a missing young woman; Thomas and Martha host Patrick Wayne.

    Also streaming Thursday: Wahl Street Season 2 and The Hype Season 2 finale (HBO Max); Monster High: The Movie (Paramount+); and new episodes of Pantheon (AMC+), She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (Disney+), Beavis and Butt-Head, The Good Fight and Star Trek: Lower Decks (Paramount+), and Vampire Academy (Peacock).

  • ABC
    Station 19

    Season 6 premiere: The crew springs to action when a violent tornado rips through Seattle.

  • The CW

    Season 3 premiere: Cordell’s mysterious captors attempt to break him down — both physically and mentally. (Read preview, get scoop.)

  • ABC
    Grey's Anatomy

    Season 19 premiere: Following a six-month time jump, Grey Sloan Memorial welcomes a new slate of interns, with Meredith (Ellen Pompeo, now a part-time regular) still serving as chief. (Read our first impression, read preview.)

  • NBC
    Law & Order: SVU

    Benson helps a pop star (played by The Affair‘s Julia Goldani Telles) in a turbulent relationship; Rollins struggles with taking the stress of work home with her.

  • CBS
    So Help Me Todd

    In Episode 2, a key piece of intel in Todd’s case has the potential to help Margaret’s client. (TVLine readers gave the premiere an average grade of “B+.”)

  • The CW
    Walker Independence

    Series premiere: The prequel casts Walker‘s Matt Barr as 1800s Hoyt Rawlins and Arrow‘s Katherine McNamara as Abby, a presumed ancestor of Jared Padalecki’s Cordell. (Read preview.)

  • Fox
    Call Me Kat

    Kat is curious why Sheila refuses to take the test necessary to renew her driver’s license; Phil urges the group to try his mother’s moonshine.

  • ABC
    Alaska Daily

    Series premiere: Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank plays an investigative journalist who leaves New York behind for a job at a daily newspaper in Anchorage; Jeff Perry (Scandal) co-stars. (Watch trailer.)