What to Watch Today

Hulu's M.O.D.O.K. Rises, Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead Runs Amok, GH Spies a Tribute and More

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On TV this Friday: The sinister M.O.D.O.K. “heads” to Huiu, the Kings release a COVID satire with real Bite, and Amazon drops the time-hopping anthology Solos. Here are 14 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Army of the Dead

    Zack Snyder’s zombie flick features a bevy of familiar faces, including Dave Bautista (See), Omari Hardwick (Power), Ella Purnell (Sweetbitter) and Tig Notaro (Star Trek: Discovery).

  • Spectrum
    The Bite

    Series premiere (all six episodes): Audra McDonald (The Good Fight) and Taylor Schilling (OITNB) headline Robert and Michelle King’s COVID satire, which (for better or worse) gives off Braindead vibes. (Watch trailer.)

  • Amazon Prime
    P!NK: All I Know So Far

    The documentary follows P!NK as she embarks on her 2019 “Beautiful Trauma” tour, including behind-the-scenes interviews and personal materials.

  • Hulu
    Marvel's M.O.D.O.K.

    Series premiere (all 10 episodes): Patton Oswalt (A.P. Bio) voices the megalomaniac; Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Aimee Garcia (Lucifer) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Apple TV+
    The Me You Can't See

    From EPs Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry comes a docuseries that lifts the veil on the current state of mental health and emotional well-being.

  • Apple TV+
    1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything

    The eight-part docuseries shines a spotlight on The Rolling Stones, Aretha Franklin, Bob Marley, Marvin Gaye, The Who, Joni Mitchell and Lou Reed.

  • Amazon Prime
    Solos

    Series premiere (all seven episodes): The anthology spans our present and future as characters grapple with time travel, A.I. and trips to the farthest reaches of the universe; Uzo Aduba, Nicole Beharie, Morgan Freeman, Anne Hathaway, Anthony Mackie, Helen Mirren, Dan Stevens and Constance Wu star. (Trailer.)

  • Apple TV+
    Trying

    Season 2 premiere (first two episodes): Nikki and Jason discover that matching with a child is not as straightforward as they had hoped.

  • ABC
    General Hospital

    While mourning the death of WSB agent Sean Donely (the late John Reilly), Felicia, Mac, Anna and Laura are pulled into a mystery involving Sean’s daughter (played by Reilly’s daughter, TikTok comedian Caitlin Reilly).

  • CBS
    The Dick Van Dyke Show: Now in Living Color!

    Colorized episodes include Season 4’s “Baby Fat” (in which Alan calls on Rob to ghostwrite material for a troubled Broadway play) and Season 5’s “The Bottom of Mel Cooley’s Heart” (in which Mel stand up to Alan).

  • FX
    Pride

    The docuseries’ final three episodes chronicle the AIDS epidemic, the “Culture Wars” and a new age of queer visibility in the 21st Century.

  • CMT, Comedy Central, Logo, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop
    See Us Unite for Change: The Asian American Foundation in Service of the AAPI Community

    The hour-long special celebrates the Asian American experience; Jhene Aiko, Saweetie and Sting perform; Daniel Dae Kim, Olivia Munn, Henry Golding and Lisa Ling appear; Ken Jeong hosts.

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    Season 12 finale: Pitches include a tool that helps parents conquer potty training, and life-sized, animatronic dinosaurs! (Previously renewed.)

  • HBO
    PAUSE With Sam Jay

    Series premiere: The SNL scribe hosts a party at her apartment, where she and her guests explore current topics. (Watch trailer.)


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