What to Watch Today

Just Mercy on HBO, Good Place Season 4 Binge and More

Just Mercy HBO Premiere

On TV this Saturday: Michael B. Jordan portrays a real-life hero, The Good Place‘s farewell season hits Netflix and the Stanley Cup Final continues with Game 5. Here are seven programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    The Good Place

    Holy forking shirtballs! The fourth and final season of the acclaimed Kristen Bell afterlife comedy hits the streamer. (Series finale secrets revealed!)

  • ABC, CBS, Fox
    College Football

    Four games: Kansas State visits Oklahoma (12 pm, Fox); Texas battles Texas Tech (3:30 pm, Fox); Mississippi State takes on LSU (3:30 pm, CBS); Florida State plays Miami (7:30 pm, ABC).

  • NBC
    NHL Stanley Cup Final

    The Dallas Stars take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the series.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Falling for Look Lodge

    TV-movie premiere: Sparks fly when Lily (Letterkenny’s Clark Backo), an activities director at a mountain hotel, helps workaholic Noah (Reign‘s Jonathan Keltz) plan his sister’s wedding.

  • HBO
    Just Mercy

    Premium cable premiere: Based on a true story, this ’80s-set film follows Harvard-educated attorney Bryan Stevenson (Black Panther‘s Michael B. Jordan) as he fights to prove the innocence of a death row inmate (Django Unchained‘s Jamie Foxx); Rob Morgan (Stranger Things), Tim Blake Nelson (Watchmen), Rafe Spall (Trying) and Brie Larson (United States of Tara) co-star. (The documentary True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality airs at 6:15 pm.)

  • CBS
    48 Hours

    Jim Axelrod reports on the death of a farmer’s wife who was impaled by a four-prong corn rake… but somehow has six puncture wounds.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: Newly minted Emmy winner Eddie Murphy hosts; Lizzo performs. (Who’s hosting the Season 46 premiere?)