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Resident Alien Debuts, For Life and Sistas Return and More

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On TV this Wednesday: Firefly‘s Alan Tudyk is Syfy’s Resident Alien, For Life and Sistas resume their second seasons and the First Wives Club reboot makes its basic cable debut. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Bonding

    Season 2 premiere (all eight episodes): Broke and banned from every dungeon in NYC, Tiff and Pete must rebuild their reputations in the bondage community.

  • Fox
    The Masked Dancer

    Tulip, Cotton Candy, Exotic Bird, Sloth, Zebra and Hammerhead perform; Whitney Cummings joins the panel. (What is Game of Talents?!)

  • The CW
    Riverdale

    Betty and Jughead’s investigation takes a twisted turn; Archie is faced with an impossible decision; Veronica and Hermosa have a plan for Hiram.

  • NBC
    Chicago Fire

    Boden forms an unexpected connection; Gallo makes a surprise rescue; Mouch reignites an old feud. (Get scoop on Brett/Casey, and Tuesday 🐶!)

  • CBS
    SEAL Team

    As Davis tracks Ray’s location to a shipping container in the Mediterranean Sea, Bravo Team grows desperate in their search-and-rescue mission.

  • BET
    Sistas

    Sabrina and Danni recall how difficult it was to separate Andi from her abusive college boyfriend; Karen causes a scene when she confronts Zac at work.

  • BET
    First Wives Club

    Basic cable premiere: BET+’s 2019 reboot stars Jill Scott (Black Lightning), Ryan Michelle Bathe (This Is Us) and Michelle Buteau (Enlisted) as women who form a united front after all of their marriages fall apart. (Previously renewed for Season 2.)

  • ABC
    For Life

    Aaron receives an urgent call from Bellmore regarding the COVID-19 pandemic; Marie has a difficult choice to make. (Million Little Things on the move!)

  • Syfy, USA Network
    Resident Alien

    Series premiere: An alien (Alan Tudyk) crash-lands on Earth, where he’s mistaken for a small-town doctor and roped into solving a murder. (Read preview.)

  • BET
    Bigger

    Basic cable premiere: The BET+ comedy focuses on a single Black woman in East Atlanta whose life is upended by the death of a college acquaintance; Tanisha Long (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), Angell Conwell (Y&R) and Tristen Winger (Insecure) star. (Previously renewed for Season 2.)


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