On TV this Friday: Big Mouth creatures head to Human Resources, Zach Braff and Gabrielle Union parent a Bakers’ Dozen, Amy Schumer navigates Life & Beth and (oof) Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas swim in Deep Water. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
Big Mouth Spinoff, New Cheaper by the Dozen, Amy Schumer's Life & Beth, WeCrashed and More
Cheaper by the Dozen
Co-written by black-ish creator Kenya Barris, the latest remake casts Zach Braff (Scrubs) and Gabrielle Union (Being Mary Jane) as heads of the Baker household; Erika Christensen (Parenthood) co-stars. (Trailer!)
Well, this is awkward! Exes Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas headline this Fatal Attraction-like thriller based on the Patricia Highsmith novel of the same name.
Series premiere (all 10 episodes): The Big Mouth offshoot pulls back the curtain on the creatures — Hormone Monsters, Shame Wizards et al — that help humans journey through life; new adds to the voice cast include Helen Mirren, Hugh Jackman and Lupita Nyong’o. (Watch trailer.)
Is It Cake?
Series premiere (all eight episodes): Inspired by a popular meme, the Mikey Day-hosted competition has cake artists create mouthwatering replicas of handbags, sewing machines and more. Hopefully they’ll do a better job than these bakers.
Life & Beth
Series premiere (all 10 episodes): A sudden incident forces a wine distributor (played by series creator Amy Schumer) to reevaluate her life; Michael Cera (Arrested Development), Laura Benanti (Younger) and Michael Rapaport (Atypical) co-star. (Watch trailer.)
This horror film centers on three women (played by Black Monday‘s Regina Hall, Underground Railroad‘s Amber Gray and The Quad‘s Zoe Renee) trying to find their place at a prestigious Northeastern college.
Season 1 finale: Cresswell’s past leads Vanessa and Scott to uncover the truth. (Not yet renewed.)
Limited series premiere (first three episodes): Oscar winners Jared Leto and Anne Hathaway play WeWork visionaries Adam and Rebekah Neumann. (Trailer.)
From director Charlie McDowell comes a thriller about a tech mogul (Power of the Dog‘s Jesse Plemons) and his wife (Emily in Paris‘ Lily Collins) who walk in on a drifter (HIMYM’s Jason Segel) burglarizing their home.
NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament
First round coverage continues with Ohio State vs. Loyola Chicago (12:15 pm), Villanova vs. Delaware (2:45 pm), Duke vs. Cal State Fullerton (7:10 pm) and Michigan State vs. Davidson (9:40 pm). (View full schedule.)
Red takes extreme measures to locate a tracking device; Cooper makes contact with his blackmailer. (Already renewed for Season 10!)
Amanda and Alexis have a disagreement; Liam finds himself in sticky situation with Culhane; Fallon requires Sam’s help.