What to Watch Today

Unfortunate Events Come to an End, Lethal and The Gifted Trade Places, Doctor Who and More

On TV this Tuesday: Doctor Who has a New Year’s ResolutionLethal Weapon and The Gifted swap time slots and Count Olaf uncorks his final series of Unfortunate Events. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Netflix
    A Series Of Unfortunate Events

    Final season premiere (all seven episodes): The Baudelaire children try their darnedest to outsmart the evil Count Olaf for good. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Pinky Malinky

    Series premiere (all episodes): This mockumentary-style cartoon chronicles the life of an infectiously positive hot dog and his two best friends.

  • Netflix
    Comedians of the World

    Series premiere (all episodes): The one-of-a-kind show features 47 comedians from 13 regions in eight languages; U.S. stand-ups include Chris D’Elia, Neal Brennan, Nick Swardson and Nicole Byer. 

  • Hulu
    Good Trouble

    Sneak preview: The Fosters spinoff hits the streaming service a week ahead of its linear debut on Freeform (on Tuesday, Jan. 8).

    Rose Parade

    This year’s theme is “The Melody of Life”; Chaka Khan, Chaka Khan-Chaka Khan serves as Grand Marshal.

  • ESPN
    Rose Bowl

    In the 105th annual game, the Washington Huskies (10-3) face off against the Ohio State Buckeyes (12-1), live from Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, Calif.

  • ESPN
    PlayStation Fiesta Bowl

    The LSU Tigers (9-3) square off against the the UCF Knights (12-0), live from State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who: Resolution

    90 minutes: In this New Year’s Day special, The Doctor, Ryan, Graham and Yaz try to combat a terrifying evil that spans centuries of Earth’s history. 

  • Fox
    Lethal Weapon

    New time slot alert! Cole’s rebound has an unexpected connection to ADA Erica; Murtaugh has cause for concern when Trish has a chance to serve as co-counsel on a high-profile lawsuit with Leo Getz.  

  • ESPN
    Allstate Sugar Bowl

    The Texas Longhorns (9-4) take on the Georgia Bulldogs (11-2), live from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. 

  • CNN
    Love, Gilda

    Documentary premiere: Filmmaker Lisa D’Apolito uses personal diaries, audio recordings and home movies to piece together the story of Gilda Radner’s life; interviews include fellow SNL alumni Chevy Chase, Laraine Newman and Paul Shaffer, as well as producers Lorne Michaels and Alan Zweibel.

  • Fox
    The Gifted

    New time slot alert! The Mutant Underground considers working alongside the Inner Circle to help save John from the Purifiers.