What to Watch Today

Outlander Setback, a Reckless Plan, 6 Marathons and More

  • Esquire
    American Ninja Warrior

    Through 3 am Sunday | While you get your barbecue on, watch these competitive beasts with a mix of envy and disgust.

  • HBO Signature
    Boardwalk Empire

    Through 9 pm | Looking to binge-watch the HBO drama before its final season bows Sept. 7? This marathon of Season 3 should help you out.

  • TV Land
    Saturday Night Live

    Through 11 pm | This “Fan Favorites” marathon features some of the series’ most entertaining hosts, including Justin Timberlake, Melissa McCarthy and Alec Baldwin.

  • E!

    Through 4:30 pm | Hey, we all have our guilty pleasures. Let this plastic-surgery-gone-wrong marathon be yours.

  • TNT
    'The Lord of the Rings' Trilogy

    Through 12:16 am | Plenty of time to practice your Gollum impression and revisit happier times for Sean Astin. (Right, The Strain fans?)

  • IFC

    Through 5:30 pm | The comedy’s quirky characters include a celery salesman, a date fact-checker and a woman haunted by intelligent ghosts.

  • Lifetime
    Sole Custody

    A cyber crime cop (played by Defiance’s Julie Benz) fights to prove her son is alive when she discovers her ex-husband has faked their child’s death.

  • CBS

    Special night and time! Carrie and Al dig into the secrets of an elite prep school when the father of one of the students is murdered.

  • Starz

    After a dangerous encounter with a drunken Dougal and an unexpected (but not unwelcome!) run-in with Jamie, Claire’s escape plans are dashed.

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who

    A Dalek fleet surrounds a lone rebel ship, and only the Doctor can help them.

  • AMC
    Hell on Wheels

    Cullen’s family is at risk when a stranger arrives and stirs up old feelings, while The Swede faces consequences.

  • CBS

    Special night and time! Roy asks Terry to testify against Lee Anne, in a bid to get her sexual discrimination suit thrown out of court.

  • BBC America

    Jack tries to find Amy in Seattle, but her movements offer more questions than answers.