What to Watch Today

Bill Hader's SNL Return, NCAA Second Round and More


On TV this St. Patrick’s Day: Bill Hader returns to Studio 8H, ABC gives viewers a second chance to get hooked on Deception and For the People and March Madness continues. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    On Dance Your Favorite Dance Day, Nina teaches everyone Johnny Castle’s pelvis thrust some of her favorite moves.

  • CBS
    NCAA Basketball Tournament

    Villanova vs. Alabama (12:10 pm), Duke vs. Rhode Island (2:40 pm), Kentucky vs. Buffalo (5:15 pm) and Gonzaga vs. Ohio State (7:45 pm). (View complete NCAA schedule.)

  • Lifetime
    Mommy's Little Angel

    In this thriller, a woman (If Loving You Is Wrong‘s Amanda Clayton) takes in her dead cousin’s daughter, only to discover that the little girl might not be stable enough to stay with them.

  • ABC
    20/20: Roseanne - The Return

    Encore presentation: Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson, Michael Fishman and Sarah Chalke preview the upcoming revival and share memories from the original 1988-1997 run. (View Season 10 trailer, opening title sequence.)

  • Hallmark
    The Sweetest Heart

    A baker (Veronica Mars‘ Julie Gonzalo) must choose between a handsome investor and, of course, her childhood sweetheart (Altered Carbon‘s Chris McNally).

  • ABC
    Deception

    Encore presentation: In the series premiere, a disgraced magician (Cooper Barrett‘s Jack Cutmore-Scott) teams with the FBI to solve crimes. (Read recap.)

  • ABC
    For the People

    Encore presentation: The premiere of this Shondaland drama introduces six young lawyers working on opposite sides in the nation’s most prestigious trial court. (Read recap.)

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Series vet Bill Hader returns as host; Arcade Fire performs. (How’d Sterling K. Brown do?)