On TV this Saturday: Mary Queen of Scots rules on HBO, Melissa McCarthy investigates The Happytime Murders and college football ramps up on Fox. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
Mary Queen of Scots on HBO, Happytime Murders and More
Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy
Two episodes: The Bots must decide who will repair the Asgard after being stranded in space. Then at 9:30 am, Hoist’s cleaning droid goes out of control.
Maigret investigates the death of gambler with connections to a Czechoslovakian gang.
College Football on Fox
Season 9 premiere: The University of Buffalo Bulls take on the Penn State Nittany Lions.
Identity Theft of a Cheerleader
TV-movie premiere: A 30-year-old woman (Switched at Birth‘s Maiara Walsh) steals the identity of a cheerleader and goes back to high school; Gail O’Grady (Criminal Minds), Jesse Irving (Project Blue Book) and Karis Cameron (UnREAL) co-star.
Mary Queen of Scots
Premium cable premiere: Mary Stuart (Lady Bird‘s Saoirse Ronan) returns to Scotland to reclaim the throne from her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I of England (Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood‘s Margot Robbie); David Tennant (Good Omens) co-stars.
WOW: Women of Wrestling
Season 2 premiere: The Beast, Jungle Grrrl and Havok the Monster Of Madness challenge reigning champ The Born Legend for the WOW World Championship.
The Happytime Murders
Premium cable premiere: A joint task force of humans and puppets must work together to solve the murders of former cast members from a famous TV show; Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly), Elizabeth Banks (Press Your Luck), Maya Rudolph (Forever), Leslie David Baker (The Office) and Joel McHale (Community) star.
Planet Earth: Nature's Great Events
A pride of lions struggles to survive following the migration of over a million wildebeest and zebra.
Gary Owen: #DoinWhatIDo
Stand-up comedy special premiere: The comedian recounts his early days as a wrestler, his friendship with Kevin Hart and his reaction to his daughter dating.