What to Watch Today

NFL Divisional Playoffs, Jesse Eisenberg's Resistance and More

NFL Divisional Playoffs

On TV this Saturday: The second round of the NFL Playoffs get underway, Jesse Eisenberg’s French Resistance film debuts on Showtime and Anderson Cooper takes a deeper look inside the U.S. Capitol insurrection. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • AMC+, Shudder, Sundance Now
    A Discovery of Witches

    While seeking a mentor for her witchcraft, Diana meets a powerful witch with a secret.

    U.S. Figure Skating Championships

    The Men’s Short (on NBC) is followed by the Free Dance/Pairs Free (NBCSN, 9 pm), live from the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

  • Fox, NBC
    NFL Divisional Playoffs

    Two games: The Los Angeles Rams visit the Green Bay Packers (4:35 pm, on Fox); the Baltimore Ravens take on the Buffalo Bills (8:15 pm, NBC).

  • Lifetime
    The Evil Twin

    TV-movie premiere: A woman (The Girlfriend Experience‘s Emily Piggford) moves back to her hometown to escape an abusive relationship, only to discover she has a long-lost twin (!) who may be a murderer (!!).

  • Showtime

    Premium cable premiere: Inspired by a true story, aspiring Jewish actor Marcel Marceau (The Social Network‘s Jesse Eisenberg) helps thousands of Jewish orphans escape Nazi-occupied France — by using his skills as a performer; Ed Harris (Westworld) co-stars.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Two for the Win

    TV-movie premiere: A ski racing champ (90210‘s Trevor Donovan) and a local ski instructor (Rookie Blue‘s Charlotte Sullivan) find romance on the slopes.

  • CBS
    48 Hours

    A college student is murdered, possibly because she looked like her killer’s ex-girlfriend; the ex in question reveals why she fears for her own safety.

  • CNN
    CNN Special Report: The Faces of the Trump Insurrection

    Anderson Cooper takes a closer look at the events of Jan. 6 and the people behind the insurrection in this one-hour special. Interview subjects include former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe and white supremacy expert Kathleen Belew.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Ozark‘s Jason Bateman hosts this repeat from December; Morgan Wallen performs. (Season 46 episodes, ranked!)

    On Jan. 16, 2017, Lucifer was on the receiving end of his first kiss from the detective, once Chloe realized he no longer viewed her as a conquest.