What to Watch Today

Janet Jackson Docu, Nancy Drew Finale, The Afterparty, Woman in the House and More

  • Apple TV+
    The Afterparty

    Series premiere (first three episodes): From EPs Phil Lord and Chris Miller (Last Man on Earth) comes a murder mystery set at a high school reunion; the ensemble includes Tiffany Haddish (Last O.G.), Sam Richardson (Veep), Zoë Chao (Love Life), Ben Schwartz (Space Force), Ike Barinholtz (Mindy Project), Ilana Glazer (Broad City), Jamie Demetriou (Fleabag) and Dave Franco (The Disaster Artist). (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Getting Curious With Jonathan Van Ness

    Series premiere (all six episodes): The Queer Eye star lets his curiosity lead the way as he delves into topics such as bugs, figure skating and gender nonconformity.

  • Netflix
    Home Team

    Kevin James plays a suspended NFL coach who attempts to reconnect with his son by coaching his youth football team; Taylor Lautner (Twilight) co-stars.

  • Disney+
    The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild

    The franchise’s sixth film follows the titular weasel as he embarks on an adventure with thrill-seeking possums Crash and Eddie.

  • Netflix
    In From the Cold

    Series premiere (all eight episodes): A single mom (Revenge‘s Margarita Levieva) returns to her former life as a Russian spy to combat an insidious enemy.

  • Prime Video
    The Legend of Vox Machina

    Series premiere (first three episodes): The R-rated, Dungeons & Dragons-inspired cartoon focuses on a group of misfits-turned-mercenaries for hire, and features Ashley Johnson (Blindspot) in the role of Pike Trickfoot.

  • Netflix
    The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window

    Limited series premiere (all eight episodes): A grief-stricken divorcée (The Good Place‘s Kristen Bell) sets her sights on a new neighbor (The Nevers‘ Tom Riley); Michael Ealy (Stumptown), Shelley Hennig (Teen Wolf) and Cameron Britton (Mindhunter) co-star. (Read preview, watch trailer.)

  • A&E, Lifetime
    Janet Jackson.

    The two-night, four-hour docuseries event marks the 40th anniversary of Jackson’s self-titled debut album, and features interviews with Jackson about everything from her infamous Super Bowl appearance opposite Justin Timberlake, to the death of her brother Michael.

  • The CW
    Nancy Drew

    Season 3 finale: The Drew Crew must somehow defeat their most powerful foe yet; a star-crossed choice promises to “change everything forever.” (Not yet renewed.)

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Danny and Baez investigate when a brutal assault on an NYPD detective reveals that a fellow officer may be corrupt.

    Nanu-nanu! On Jan. 28, 1978, the late Robin Williams’ Mork from Ork made his first appearance, on ABC’s Happy Days.