On TV this Saturday: Colin Donnell finds Love on Iceland, Niecy Nash tells the Kamiyah Mobley Story and BBC America’s Seven Worlds, One Planet takes a closer look at the devastation in Australia. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Colin Donnell Eyes Love in Iceland, Seven Worlds Doc and More
Abby helps Leela get dressed for a party, even though Leela doesn’t think she needs the help. This could get dicey.
Aaron Hernandez's Killing Fields
Docuseries premiere (all three episodes): Just three days after Netflix dropped its own exposé, the basic cabler unloads this supplemental offering.
NBA Primetime Saturday
Season 5 premiere: The Houston Rockets host the Los Angeles Lakers, live from the Toyota Center.
Premier Boxing Champions Special
Two hours: Julian “J-Rock” Williams defends his WBA and IBF titles against Jeison Rosario in a Philadelphia homecoming match-up.
Stolen by My Mother: The Kamiyah Mobley Story
TV-movie premiere: Gloria Williams (Claws‘ Niecy Nash) abducts newborn Kamiyah (The Hate U Give‘s Rayven Ferrell) and raises the child as her own — but years later, an anonymous tip outs her crime.
Love on Iceland
TV-movie premiere: A photographer (Empire‘s Kaitlin Doubleday) is reunited with her ex (Chicago Med‘s Colin Donnell) on a trip to Iceland; Donnell’s real-life wife, fellow Med vet Patti Murin, co-stars.
Seven Worlds, One Planet
Docuseries premiere (simulcast on AMC, IFC and SundanceTV): Sir David Attenborough narrates this nature exposé, which explores animal behavior and biodiversity across all seven continents. First up: a closer look at Australia, and how viewers can support relief efforts in the wake of the horrific bushfires.