What to Watch Today

The Unicorn Talks Racial Injustice, SVU Goes on Break, Carrie Underwood and More

The Unicorn

On TV this Thursday: The Unicorn has a frank discussion about race, Law & Order: SVU investigates a COVID lockdown and Carrie Underwood headlines an HBO Max Christmas special. Here are 14 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • HBO Max
    The Flight Attendant

    Two episodes: After a visit with her brother, Cassie moves forward with a plan that involves B&E, computer fraud and a Hello Kitty flash drive.

  • HBO Max
    My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood

    Underwood performs traditional holiday favorites as well as original material from her new album My Gift, accompanied by a live orchestra and choir.

  • CBS All Access
    Star Trek: Discovery

    Burnham and the Discovery crew travel to Book’s home planet in an attempt to rescue it from Osyraa; Stamets and Adira investigate the origin of the Burn.

  • Discovery Channel
    BattleBots

    Season 5 premiere: Jack Barker from End Game squares off with Ray Billings and his lethal bot Tombst.

  • ABC
    Station 19

    Sullivan’s disciplinary hearing gets underway; a fire breaks out at an apartment building occupied by some of prominent drag queens — including Shangela.

  • NBC
    The Voice Holiday Celebration

    The hour-long special rings in the season with coaches past and present; Blake, Kelly, John and Gwen share some of their favorite holiday memories.

  • CBS
    Young Sheldon

    Sheldon and Paige (recurring guest star Mckenna Grace) face off in a fierce competition at bible camp; Georgie makes a questionable purchase.

  • CBS
    B Positive

    After Drew suffers through a rough divorce mediation, Gina gives him a surprise to boost his spirits. High-larity surely ensues.

  • ABC
    Grey's Anatomy

    Owen faces a challenging medical diagnosis; Koracick goes stir crazy; Maggie gets a glimpse into Winston’s background. (Is “SchmiCo” in danger?)

  • NBC
    Law & Order: SVU

    Fall finale: SVU questions a group of college roommates when one of them goes missing during COVID lockdown; former series regular Tamara Tunie guest-stars, reprising her role as Dr. Melinda Warner.

  • CBS
    Mom

    Bonnie and Adam offer relationship advice to Jill and Andy; Tammy helps Chef Rudy with his newly opened food truck.

  • CBS
    The Unicorn

    In an episode directed by Oscar winner Matthew A. Cherry (Hair Love), the group has a frank talk about racial injustice after Forrest gifts Noah a water gun.

  • ABC
    A Million Little Things

    Katherine and Theo adapt to their new life after Eddie’s accident; Rome and Regina grow distant; Gary tries to stay friends with Maggie. (Read preview.)