What to Watch Today

The Oscars, Top Gear Returns, Norman Reedus and More

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On TV this Sunday: The Oscars fly without a host, Top Gear kicks off its 30th season, and Promising Young Woman‘s Carey Mulligan learns some startling family history. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Starz
    The Gloaming

    Marianne Gowdie is revealed to share the same blood disorder as Dorothy; Alex has an odd night.

  • ABC
    The Oscars

    Cinema’s biggest night goes without a host, with pre-recorded performances by Leslie Odom Jr., Diane Warren and Laura Pausini, H.E.R., and Celeste and Daniel Pemberton. (View nominees.)

  • PBS
    My Grandparents' War

    Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman) learns about her grandfather’s battle against the Japanese in World War II, and how he lost his closest friends from a kamikaze attack at sea.

  • BBC America
    Top Gear

    Season 30 premiere: Freddie, Chris and Paddy reunite with their dads’ old cars; Chris tests out Lamborghini’s most powerful ride: the hybrid Sian.

  • PBS
    Atlantic Crossing

    Martha is pressed to exploit her friendship with Roosevelt.

  • Showtime
    City on a Hill

    Decourcy and Siobhan battle in court; Jackie schemes his way into a new mission; Grace does something desperate to help her son.

  • AMC
    Fear the Walking Dead

    Morgan tries to unite all of the survivors at his settlement; Daniel faces a challenge in hopes of protecting his friends. (Fall behind? Read Episode 9 recap.)

  • EPIX
    Godfather of Harlem

    Bumpy takes on the Genovese crime family with hopes of regaining control of Harlem.

  • HBO
    The Nevers

    Amalia works to expand the Orphanage’s reach with help from an unlikely ally; Penance hopes to amplify Mary’s song across the city. (Fall behind? Read Episode 2 recap.)

  • Hallmark Channel
    When Calls the Heart

    A town wedding forces everyone to reevaluate their relationships; Rosemary discovers there’s more happening in Hope Valley than meets the eye.

  • AMC
    Ride With Norman Reedus

    Season 5 finale: Reedus and the show’s crew tell behind-the-scenes stories about their weirdest and most surprising experiences on the road.