What to Watch Today

Laura Dern's Tale, Taken Burnoff Begins, Fatal Ransom and More

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    Oscar gets sick, and suddenly starts feeling… kind? Singer Tori Kelly guest-stars.

  • ABC
    American Idol

    Encore presentation: Here’s your second chance to catch this season’s grand finale, which crowned [Spoiler] as the first ABC winner.

  • NBC
    Taken

    New time slot alert! Bryan teams with the FBI to stop a dangeous arms dealer from smuggling his weapons into NYC. (Officially cancelled.)

  • CBS
    Ransom

    Eric struggles with a fatal error after a hostage is executed during a high-stakes negotiation.

  • Showtime
    Patrick Melrose

    Patrick attends a glittering party in the English countryside, where he faces his past in a multitude of ways.

  • HBO
    The Tale

    This Sundance Grand Prize winner tells the story of a journalist (Big Little Lies‘ Laura Dern) who is forced to reevaluate her first sexual experience; Jason Ritter (Kevin (Probably) Saves the World), Frances Conroy (Six Feet Under), John Heard (The Sopranos), Common (Hell on Wheels), Ellen Burstyn (House of Cards), Isabelle Nélisse (Mama) and Elizabeth Debicki (The Night Manager) co-star.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: John Mulaney hosts, with musical guest Jack White. (Watch best and worst sketches.)