What to Watch Today

Saturday Night Live Returns, Yvonne Orji Special and More

  • Hulu
    Huluween Dragstravaganza

    Drag superstars Ginger Minj and Monét X Change host a Halloween special full of musical numbers and sketch comedy; Lady Bunny, Manila Luzon and Kesha co-star.

  • Lifetime
    The Gabby Petito Story

    TV-movie premiere: Police begin a nationwide search when 22-year-old Gabby Petito (The Gifted‘s Skylar Samuels) disappears while traveling with her fiancé, Brian Laundrie (Orange Is the New Black‘s Evan Hall); Thora Birch (Hocus Pocus) co-stars.

  • Hallmark Channel

    TV-movie premiere: Three friends (Sister, Sister‘s Tamara Mowry-Housley, The Expanse‘s Lyndie Greenwood and Power Book III: Raising Kanan‘s Krystal Joy Brown) rediscover passion, purpose and romance while on a birthday getaway.

  • NBC
    Halloween in Hollywood

    One hour: The horror genre is celebrated at Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights; Chris Hardwick hosts; Jamie Lee Curtis, Jason Blum and David Gordon Green share a sneak peek at the upcoming Halloween Ends.

  • GAC Family
    Home for Harvest

    TV-movie premiere: A travel writer (My Boss’ Wedding‘s Brigitte Kingsley) returns home to find romance both old and new; Landy Cannon (The Perfect Kiss) co-stars.

  • Showtime
    Scream (2022)

    Premium cable premiere: Twenty-five years after the original streak of murders haunted Woodsboro, a new killer dons the Ghostface mask with hopes of unveiling long-hidden secrets; Neve Campbell (Party of Five), Courteney Cox Arquette (Friends), David Arquette (Never Been Kissed), Jenna Ortega (YOU) and Melissa Barrera (Vida) star.

  • HBO
    Yvonne Orji: A Whole Me

    The Insecure star/comedian discusses therapy, friendship and dating in her new one-hour special.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Top Gun: Maverick‘s Miles Teller hosts; Kendrick Lamar performs. (Who’s hosting Oct. 8?; which eight cast members are out?)

    60 years ago, Johnny Carson made his debut as host of NBC’s The Tonight Show, a job he held for nearly 30 years.