What to Watch Today

Midnight Mass and Foundation Premiere, Goliath Ends, Baking Show Returns and More

  • Apple TV+

    Series premiere (first two episodes): Dr. Hari Seldon (Mad Men‘s Jared Harris) predicts the impending fall of the Galactic Empire; Lee Pace (Halt and Catch Fire) co-stars. (Watch trailer.)

  • Amazon Prime

    Final season premiere (all eight episodes): Billy McBride takes on Big Pharma; new cast members include JK Simmons and Bruce Dern. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    The Great British Baking Show

    Season 12/”Collection 9″ premiere (weekly releases): Judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith return alongside presenters Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas.

  • Netflix
    Midnight Mass

    Limited series premiere (all seven episodes): In Haunting of Bly Manor creator Mike Flanagan’s latest mini, a remote community’s divisions are amplified by the return of a disgraced young man (Friday Night Lights‘ Zach Gilford) and the arrival of a charismatic priest (Legion‘s Hamish Linklater). (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    My Little Pony: A New Generation

    Film premiere: A bright-eyed hero is determined to bring together a divided Equestria; the stacked voice cast includes Vanessa Hudgens, Kimiko Glenn, James Marsden, Sofia Carson, Liza Koshy, Elizabeth Perkins, Jane Krakowski, Ken Jeong, Phil LaMarr and Michael McKean.

  • Amazon Prime
    Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 3

    Rihanna’s third annual fashion show features performances by Nas, Daddy Yankee, BIA, Jazmine Sullivan, Ricky Martin, Normani and Jade Novah.

  • Netflix
    The Starling

    Film premiere: A woman (Nine Perfect Strangers‘ Melissa McCarthy) adjusting to life after loss contends with… a feisty bird in her garden.

  • Apple TV+
    Wolfboy and the Everything Factory

    Series premiere (all 10 episodes): From EP Joseph Gordon-Levitt comes a ‘toon about an oddball who discovers a strange realm at the center of the Earth.

  • CBS
    Big Brother

    Special night: After two-plus months in the Big Brother house, the three finalists get to hear from their families.

  • The CW

    Two episodes (special time): Fallon, Sam and Kirby take a trip; Cristal has a heart-to-heart with Amanda; Blake considers dropping out of the senatorial race.

  • NBC
    Ordinary Joe

    Encore presentation: James Wolk (Zoo) embarks on three different “What if…?” journeys in this Sliding Doors-y drama. (Episode 2 airs Monday at 10/9c.)

  • ABC
    The Wonder Years

    Encore presentation: This reimagining focuses on a Black middle-class family in 1960s Montgomery, Ala. (Episode 2 airs Wednesday at 8:30 pm.)

  • CBS
    Secret Celebrity Renovation

    Season 1 finale (special time): Survivor‘s “Boston” Rob Mariano wants to make over the kitchen and backyard deck of his parents’ home.

  • FX, Hulu
    Controlling Britney Spears

    The just-announced Framing Britney Spears follow-up features “new allegations from insiders with intimate knowledge of Spears’ daily life inside the conservatorship.”

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