What to Watch Today

Quantico Relocates, Champions Finale and More

On TV this Friday: Quantico moves to a new night, Steve Martin and Martin Short team for a Netflix special and a Game of Thrones star invites you to a Picnic at Hanging Rock. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Amazon
    Picnic at Hanging Rock

    Limited series premiere (all six episodes): This mini, based on the Joan Lindsay novel of the same name, follows the investigation into the mysterious disappearance of three schoolgirls and one teacher on Valentine’s Day in 1900; Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones) stars.

  • Netflix

    Final season premiere (all 13 episodes): The Guillermo Del Toro ‘toon ends its run, with Emile Hirsch (Speed Racer) succeeding the late Anton Yelchin as Jim Lake Jr.; Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black) and Diego Luna (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) also join the voice cast.

  • Netflix
    Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life

    The comedy legends team up for this can’t-miss special, featuring musical sketches and conversations about their lives in show business and stand-up comedy.

  • Fox

    Docuseries premiere (two episodes): This five-part series chronicles the lives of up-and-coming soccer plays on their quests to represent their countries in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

  • ABC

    New time slot alert! Alex and McQuigg work to protect a prince following the assassination of an emir. (Officially cancelled.)

  • The CW
    My Last Days

    Season 2 premiere: Choreographer Marinda Davis works on a contemporary dance show after being diagnosed with seven autoimmune diseases; street photographer Anthony Carbajal raises money for ALS research.

  • CBS
    Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition

    YouTube “star” Bethany Mota goes undercover to find up-and-coming YouTube talent. (Couldn’t she just… do that on her computer or tablet…?)

  • NBC

    Season 1 finale (two episodes; special night and time): Priya arrives unannounced; Matthew struggles with new responsibilites; an unexpected offer has the potential to change everyone’s lives. (Not yet renewed.)

  • The CW
    Life Sentence

    Stella and Wes seek out professional help to work through their issues; Aiden looks for a job; Peter is faced with a difficult decision. (Officially cancelled.)

  • BBC America
    The Graham Norton Show

    Guests include Solo/Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke and singer Gloria Estefan; Leon Bridges performs.