On TV this Saturday: Bill Hader returns to his Saturday Night Live stomping grounds, Intruders wraps up, the National League Championship Series plays ball and Doctor Who‘s been working on the railroad. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
Bill Hader's SNL Return, Intruders Finale, NLCS Game 1 and More
Sprint Cup: Bank of America 500
The race takes place at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. (Hey, do you think a third sponsor can possibly be fit into the name?)
MLB Playoffs: NLCS Game 1
In Game 1 of the National League Championship Series, the St. Louis Cardinals (Wainwright, 20-9) host the San Francisco Giants (Bumgarner, 18-10).
A Warden's Ransom
The warden of a men’s maximum security prison (played by Diane Neal, Law & Order: SVU) is intimidated by a dangerous new inmate (Devon Sawa, Nikita).
When he and Clara ride the most beautiful train in history, The Doctor must defeat a deadly creature stalking the passengers. (Then again, maybe it’s just Sheldon Cooper?)
Cam’s mother overshares about his upbringing at a charity gala for an abused child, with huge implications. P.S. Did you hear the news??
NCIS: New Orleans
Repeat to Revisit: Missed the pilot of CBS’ latest NCIS spin-off? Now’s your chance to catch up.
Season finale: Jack learns the alarming truth about the organization to which he’s lost Amy, and Richard is forced on the run. (Not yet renewed.)
In this 1993 outing, Alec Baldwin hosts (one of 16 times!) and Sir Paul McCartney serves as musical guest.
Anna struggles with time management on set, while producers worry that Shane may be playing it safe.
Saturday Night Live
SNL alum Bill Hader returns as host — hopefully bringing Stefon with him! — and Hozier performs.