What to Watch Today

NYE Countdowns, Last Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and More

Ryan Seacrest hosting Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve 2021

On TV this Thursday: Sabrina casts her final spell, and Ryan Seacrest, Carson Daly, Ken Jeong, Joel McHale, Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen count down to 2021. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

    Part 4 premiere (all eight episodes): The witches wage war with the help of The Fright Club; Nick tries to earn his way back into Sabrina’s heart; Caroline Rhea and Beth Broderick reprise their roles as Hilda and Zelda. (Watch sneak peek; officially cancelled.)

  • CBS All Access
    The Stand

    Mother Abagail makes a surprising decision; Nadine Cross is haunted by a childhood memory.

  • CBS All Access
    Star Trek: Discovery

    In Season 3’s penultimate episode, Osyraa seeks a meeting with Admiral Vance, as Burnham and the crew attempt to regain command of Discovery.

  • BET+
    Tyler Perry's Ruthless

    The Highest suspects that Dikahn is with someone; Lilo shakes up the status quo; Ruth plans an escape; Brian tests Lynn for drugs.

  • ABC
    Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest

    Through 2 am | President-Elect Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden deliver an “inspiring message”; Jennifer Lopez, Brandy, Cyndi Lauper, Doja Cat, Ella Mai, En Vogue, Jimmie Allen, Julia Michaels & JP Saxe, Lewis Capaldi, Machine Gun Kelly, Maluma, Megan Thee Stallion, Miley Cyrus, Nelly, PJ Morton and Saweetie perform; Billy Porter, Lucy Hale, Ciara and Big Freedia co-host.

  • NBC
    New Year's Eve: Escape From 2020

    The two-hour special highlights the year’s most inspirational moments plus buzzed-about videos and trends; talking heads include Zoey’s Playlist‘s Jane Levy and Skylar Astin, This Is Us‘ Chris Sullivan, Superstore‘s Lauren Ash and the Voice coaches; Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager host.

  • CNN
    New Year's Eve Live With Anderson Cooper & Andy Cohen

    Through 1:30 am | John Mayer, Snoop Dogg, Patti Labelle, Jimmy Buffett, Carole Baskin, Josh Groban, Leslie Jordan, Dulce Sloan, Desus & Mero, Kylie Minogue, Aloe Blacc, Goo Goo Dolls and Jon Bon Jovi appear; CNN’s Brooke Baldwin and Don Lemon take over hosting duties at 12:30 am.

  • Fox
    New Year's Eve Toast & Roast 2021

    Through 12:30 am | Ken Jeong and Joel McHale close out 2020 with “the most anticipated New Year’s Eve of all time”; Ava Max, Gabby Barrett, Gloria Estefan, Green Day, John Legend and Masked Singer champ LeAnn Rimes perform.

  • PBS
    United in Song: Celebrating the Resilience of America

    The 90-minute special features performances by Joshua Bell, Renée Fleming, Denyce Graves, Josh Groban, Soloman Howard, Morgan James, Juanes, Patti LaBelle, Yo-Yo Ma, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Anna Deavere Smith and Jean-Yves Thibaudet.

  • NBC
    New Year's Eve 2021 With Carson Daly

    Through 12:30 am | AJR, Busta Rhymes featuring Anderson .Paak, Chloe x Halle, CNCO, Jason Derulo, Goo Goo Dolls, Kylie Minogue, Pentatonix, Bebe Rexha featuring Doja Cat, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, and Sting featuring Shirazee perform; Amber Ruffin and Stephen “tWitch” Boss co-host.