On TV this Saturday: Aubrey Plaza presides over the Film Independent Spirit Awards, RuPaul sashays into Studio 8H and an Originals alum plays a Hallmark Channel matchmaker. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
Indie Spirit Awards, XFL Kickoff, RuPaul Hosts SNL and More
The inaugural season kicks off with a matchup between the Seattle Dragons and the DC Defenders (2 pm, ABC), followed by a second game that pits the Los Angeles Wildcats against the Houston Roughnecks. (5 pm, Fox).
Film Independent Spirit Awards
Aubrey Plaza returns to host this annual, pre-Oscars celebration of outstanding indie filmmaking. (View nominees.)
Premium cable premiere: Octavia Spencer stars as a deranged woman with dangerous secrets who befriends a group of local teens.
NBA Primetime Saturday
The Golden State Warriors host the Los Angeles Lakers, live from San Francisco’s Chase Center.
The Neighbor in the Window
TV-movie premiere: Karen (The Sopranos‘ Jamie-Lynn Sigler) befriends her new neighbor Lisa (Claws‘ Jenn Lyon), unaware of the woman’s ill intentions. (Guess Karen’s never seen a Lifetime movie!)
Valentine’s Day candy is cancelled; a baking show contestant defends his “cake”; Asher Angel performs.
TV-movie premiere: A matchmaker (The Originals‘ Taylor Cole) works to find a valentine for an entrepreneur (General Hospital‘s Ryan Paevey) who thrives on being single.
Seven Worlds, One Planet
Walrus, bears, monkeys and rhino explore Asia’s expansive landscapes.
The late Kirk Douglas hosts this Season 5 episode, which originally aired on Feb. 23, 1980; Sam & Dave performs.
Saturday Night Live
AJ and the Queen‘s RuPaul hosts; Justin Bieber performs. (Watch J.J. Watt highlights.)