What to Watch Today

Power Book II Returns, Desperate Housewives Reunion, American Music Awards and More

Power Book 2 Season 2 Premiere

On TV this Sunday: Power Book II begins its next chapter, Cardi B emcees the American Music Awards and a Desperate Housewives duo celebrates Christmas on the Hallmark Channel. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • ABC
    American Music Awards

    BTS with Megan Thee Stallion, Tyler the Creator, Diplo, Olivia Rodrigo, New Edition and New Kids on the Block perform; Cardi B hosts. (View nominees.)

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who: Flux

    A little girl goes missing in 1967 Devon; Professor Eustacius Jericho conducts psychic experiments.

  • Hallmark Channel
    A Kiss Before Christmas

    TV-movie premiere: Ethan (Desperate Housewives’ James Denton) wakes up to a new reality at Christmastime, but in order to reclaim his life and family, he must win over his wife Joyce (Desperate Housewives’ Teri Hatcher) before Christmas; Marilu Henner (Taxi) also stars.

  • Fox
    The Simpsons

    Smithers finds love with a famous fashion designer (Alias’ Victor Garber); Christine Baranski (The Good Fight) and Christian Siriano (Project Runway) also guest-voice.

  • Paramount Network

    Tensions boil over in the bunkhouse; Jamie receives surprising news, while Beth receives an interesting offer. (Read Episode 3 recap and post mortem.)

  • Starz

    Season 1 finale: Terry makes a life-altering decision; Meech works to eliminate a threat. (Read Ep. 7 post mortem; previously renewed!)

  • Showtime
    Dexter: New Blood

    Dexter tries to make things right with Harrison amid the continuing investigation and the teen’s rising popularity at school. (Read Episode 2 recap.)

  • PBS

    Season 6 finale: Geordie is forced to consider his army buddy as a murder suspect. (When does Sanditon return for Season 2?)

  • CBS
    NCIS: Los Angeles

    After a man threatens to blow up a bus full of hostages, Roundtree goes undercover while Sam negotiates.

  • Starz
    Power Book II: Ghost

    Season 2 premiere: Monet makes plans to protect her children; Cane preps to take the streets for himself; Tariq tries to resume a normal college life. (Watch trailer and cast interviews.)

  • PBS

    Season 2 finale: Emma and Julien attempt to prevent the next attack.

  • HBO

    Molly is stretched thin when a family emergency arises; Issa and her new man grow closer. (Read Ep 4 recap and post mortem; get Succession scoop.)