What to Watch Today

Mayans MC and Purge Finales, Election Coverage and More

On TV this Tuesday: Mayans MC and The Purge wrap their freshman runs, The Gifted and Lethal Weapon brave Election Night coverage and all the late-night hosts go live. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Various Networks
    2018 Midterm Election Coverage

    CNN officially starts the chad-counting at 5 pm, followed at 6 by Fox News and MSNBCABC, C-SPANCBSFox BusinessNBC and PBS begin coverage at 8 pm.

  • Fox
    The Gifted

    The Inner Circle prepares for a secret ambush (but should really be bracing for constant election-related, breaking news interruptions).

  • OWN
    The Haves and the Have Nots

    Season 5 finale: Jim thinks he holds all the cards, but little does he know that there’s a ticking time bomb heading in his direction. (Get renewal status.)

  • Fox
    Lethal Weapon

    Cole is forced to confront his past when his former mentor, CIA recruiter Tom Barnes (24‘s Mykelti Williamson), delivers shocking news.

  • FX
    Mayans MC

    Season 1 finale (82 minutes): “Changes ahead make for an uncertain future” — and that’s all we know. (Get renewal status.)

  • USA Network
    The Purge

    Season 1 finale: Penelope takes charge, while Miguel and Pete deal with an unexpected enemy. (Not yet renewed.)

  • Audience

    Ben tries to make amends.

  • TBS
    The Guest Book

    A guest returns to reminisce about his memorable last visit. Darrell Britt-Gibson (You’re the Worst) and Michael Cassidy (People of Earth) guest-star.

  • Various Networks
    Late-Night Midterm Election Coverage

    The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is first to go live (11 pm, Comedy Central), followed by Jimmy Kimmel Live (11:35 pm, ABC), The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (11:35 pm, CBS) and Late Night With Seth Meyers (12:37 am, NBC).