What to Watch Today

Pose Series Finale, Story of Late Night Ends and More

  • CBS
    Kennedy Center Honors

    Two hours: Honorees include Debbie Allen, Joan Baez, Garth Brooks, Dick Van Dyke and violinist Midori; Gloria Estefan hosts.

  • ABC
    Celebrity Family Feud

    Season 7 premiere: 9-1-1: Lone Star‘s Rob Lowe takes on former Empire star Terrence Howard. (View ABC’s fall schedule.)

  • The CW
    DC's Legends of Tomorrow

    Astra, now a mortal, finds it difficult to adapt to the real world without any help from Constantine. (View The CW’s fall schedule.)

  • Showtime
    The Kings

    The docuseries chronicles the boxing careers of Roberto Duran, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Thomas Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard, including their battles both inside and outside of the ring.

  • ABC
    The Chase

    Season 2 premiere: Mark “The Beast” Labbett joins current chasers James Holzhauer, Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter.

  • AMC
    Fear the Walking Dead

    Morgan and his allies search the beached submarine for the tools they need to stop Teddy’s plan. (Get scoop on TWD‘s final season.)

  • HBO
    In Treatment

    Two episodes: Brooke helps Eladio sort through deep-rooted issues from his childhood; Colin makes an unusual request for his final session.

  • Starz
    Little Birds

    Stateside premiere: A New York heiress (TVLine Dream Emmy nominee Juno Temple) gallivants her way through the diverse and degenerate world of 1955 Morocco; Hugh Skinner (Fleabag) co-stars.

  • Fox
    The Moodys

    Let the burn-off begin! First up, Ann learns a secret Dan and Grace have been hiding. In a second episode, Sean Sr. reconsiders his retirement plan.

  • CNN
    The Story of Late Night

    Docuseries finale: Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah follow in Jay Leno, David Letterman and Jon Stewart’s footsteps; newcomers James Corden, Seth Meyers and Samantha Bee join the ranks.

  • EPIX
    War of the Worlds

    Season 2 premiere: Four months after Emily’s disappearance, the London survivors set up a resistance base; the aliens appear — and look like humans!

  • Showtime
    Black Monday

    Mo makes a big announcement; Dawn puts on a show for her parole officer.

  • EPIX

    Stateside premiere: The drama chronicles the life of Emperor Augustus Caesar’s third wife, Livia Drusilla (In Treatment‘s Kasia Smutniak); Liam Cunningham (Game of Thrones) co-stars.

  • FX

    Series finale (two episodes/125 minutes!): Blanca works overtime to try to get Pray Tell medication when she learns an HIV clinical trial is denying access to people of color. (View 22 impactful LGBTQ TV Characters.)

  • ABC
    To Tell the Truth

    Summer premiere: Celebrity panelists include RuPaul, Cedric the Entertainer and Nikki Glaser.

    On June 6, 1991, NBC announced that Jay Leno would succeed Johnny Carson as host of The Tonight Show.