What to Watch Today

MacGyver Finale, MST3K Revival, Chelsea and More

On TV this Friday: MacGyver wraps its freshman run, Netflix raises the curtain on a new Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Chelsea Handler’s chat show undergoes a bit of a revamp. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Amazon

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes; formerly on Pivot): Dennis Quaid plays Michael Lennox, a fisherman who will try anything to cure his terminally ill wife; Michelle Fairley (Game of Thrones) and Parminder Nagra (ER) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Mystery Science Theater 3000

    Season 11 premiere (all 14 episodes): Joel Hodgson is joined by Nerdist personality Jonah Ray, who portrays new host Jonah Heston, as well as Supernatural‘s Felicia Day as Kinga Forrester; Patton Oswalt (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) also co-stars. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix

    Season 2 premiere (60 minutes, now once a week): Guests include Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone and the cast of Nobodies, CNN political commentator Van Jones and Veep‘s Matt Walsh.

  • CBS

    Season 1 finale: Murdoc, hellbent on getting his revenge on Mac, tasks a former cellmate with infiltrating Phoenix and killing every agent. (Get renewal status.)

  • The CW
    The Originals

    Klaus and Marcel, both affected by The Hollow’s dark magic, are sent on a violent collision course. (Fall behind? Read Episode 4 recap.)

  • Fox

    Rosie, Villa and TMI investigate the murder of a small town mayor; Slade deals with complications after his kidney donation.

  • VH1
    RuPaul's Drag Race

    The queens are split into teams to create their own morning talk shows; Glee‘s Naya Rivera and UnREAL‘s Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman serve as guest judges.

  • The CW

    Mary’s wedding to Darnley proves to have been beneficial to her political standing; Elizabeth attempts to salvage England’s power.

  • CBS
    Hawaii Five-0

    While investigating the murder of one of the last survivors of the USS Arizona, McGarrett learns about the role his grandfather played at Pearl Harbor.

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Erin helps a former witness shut down a drug operation underway in his apartment building; Danny and Baez investigate a teen’s apparent suicide.