On TV this Saturday: The NHL’s best face off in a midseason showcase, Marcia Gay Harden leads a Lifetime movie and James McAvoy makes his SNL hosting debut. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
James McAvoy Hosts SNL, NHL All-Star Game and More
NHL All-Star Game
Four divisions face off in 3-on-3 play, live from the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif; captains include Connor McDavid (Pacific), Nathan MacKinnon (Central) and Auston Matthews (Atlantic).
Love You to Death
TV-movie premiere: Shocking secrets are revealed when a mother is found stabbed to death and her daughter is declared missing; Marcia Gay Harden (Code Black) and Emily Skeggs (Broadway’s Fun Home) star.
TV-movie premiere: A famous NFL QB (90210’s Trevor Donovan) returns to his hometown to celebrate his high school coach’s retirement and rekindles a romance with his former flame (The Librarians’ Lindy Booth).
Premium cable premiere: Five highly competitive friends — Ed Helms (The Office), Jake Johnson (New Girl), Hannibal Buress (Broad City), Jon Hamm (Mad Men) and Jeremy Renner (Avengers) — partake in an annual no-holds-barred game of tag.
The Boston Celtics host the Golden State Warriors, live from TD Garden in Boston.
85 minutes: The second installment follows a group of chimpanzees in Senegal led by an alpha male named… Dave?
Amanda Seales: I Be Knowin’
Stand-up comedy special: The Insecure actress touches on workplace email etiquette and the difference between catcalling and compliments.
Saturday Night Live
Glass star James McAvoy hosts, with musical guest Meek Mill. (Watch Rachel Brosnahan highlights!)