On TV this Saturday: Saturday Night Live gets a Cookie, a Very Important Person comes to Outlander, NASCAR races through Texas and Diane Sawyer uncovers The Sound of Music’s real story once more. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar.
What to Watch Today
Empire Meets SNL, an Outlander Arrival, NASCAR and More
Get ready for Sunday’s Season 4 opener by catching up on all of Season 3. (Similarly, a Silicon Valley marathon follows at 4 pm.)
NASCAR Special: Texas 500
Announcer Mike Joy and analysts Darrell Waltrip and Larry McReynolds call the race from Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas.
Repeat to Revisit: If you missed the March airing of Diane Sawyer’s special report, “The Untold Story of The Sound of Music,” now’s your chance to catch it. Julie Andrews travels with Sawyer to Austria, taking viewers behind the scenes of the classic movie musical.
The Good Witch
As the (seemingly never-ending) winter storm continues to threaten Middleton, Cassie and Sam work together to save a life.
Text to Kill
When a 17-year-old (Emily Tennant, Mr. Young) gets an ominous chat on her computer following her father’s death, she must team up with her friends and ex-boy- friend to uncover the identity of who is talking to her.
Jamie hopes the newly arrived Duke of Sandringham will help lift the price from his head. Meanwhile, Claire attempts to save an abandoned child.
In An Instant
Florida police officer Pete Soulis finds himself in a gun battle with an ex-con.
Saturday Night Live
Watch out for flying shoes! Empire star Taraji P. Henson hosts, with musical guest Mumford & Sons.