What to Watch Today

Kennedy Center Honors, Fleabag on IFC and More

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On TV this Wednesday: Cher, Reba and Lin-Manuel Miranda are among this year’s Kennedy Center honorees, Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Fleabag comes to IFC and Alexa & Katie returns for Season 2. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Netflix
    Alexa & Katie

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes): The BFFs enter sophomore year of high school; Alexa deals with the lingering complications of cancer. (Watch trailer.)

  • NBC
    #OneChicago Crossover

    Repeats to Revisit: First up, Firehouse 51 rushes to the scene of an apartment building fire. Then at 9 pm, Med‘s Dr. Rhodes fights to save one of Fire‘s own. Finally, at 10 pm, P.D. races to find the man responsible for the blaze.

  • CBS
    The 41st Annual Kennedy Center Honors

    Two hours: Honorees include Cher, Reba McEntire, pianist Philip Glass, saxophonist Wayne Shorter and Hamilton co-creators Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, Andy Blankenbuehler and Alex Lacamoire; Gloria Estefan hosts.

  • ABC
    The Goldbergs

    Repeat to Revisit: Erica gets hired at a new karaoke bar; singer/actor Rick Springfield (Supernatural) guest-stars as bar owner Gary. 

  • MTV

    L.A. fashion designer Truth has the hots for Ray’Quan, despite the fact that his online crush is in a real-life relationship.

  • CNBC
    Deal or No Deal

    Former U.S. Marine Jade Thomas plays side by side with her mother in hopes that they’ll break the Banker.

  • History

    Bishop Heahmund struggles to renounce his passions; Viking and Saxon clash on the battlefield.  

  • IFC

    Basic cable premiere (all six episodes; through 2:30 am): Not an Amazon Prime subscriber? Here’s your chance to binge on (or at the very least DVR) Season 1 of this #PeakTV Treasure created by and starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge.