What to Watch Today

Shark Tank Goes Live, Allison Janney Is Lou, Tyler Perry's Jazzman's Blues and More

  • Netflix
    A Jazzman's Blues

    Movie premiere: In Tyler Perry’s latest, an investigation into an unsolved murder in the South unveils a story of forbidden love, deceit and secrets; Joshua Boone (Premature) and Solea Pfeiffer (The Good Fight) star.

  • Prime Video
    The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power

    Queen Regent Míriel’s mission to sail to Middle-earth hits a few roadblocks; Elrond is faced with a difficult choice. (Read Episode 4 recap.)

  • Netflix

    Movie premiere: A desperate mom (Lovecraft Country‘s Jurnee Smollett) begs a woman with a dangerous past (Mom‘s Allison Janney) to save her kidnapped daughter.

  • Peacock
    Minions: The Rise of Gru

    Streaming premiere: Gru (voiced by The Office‘s Steve Carell) hatches a plan to become evil enough to join the supervillain supergroup the Vicious 6; Alan Arkin (The Kominsky Method), Taraji P. Henson (Empire), Michelle Yeoh (Star Trek: Discovery), Lucy Lawless (Xena: Warrior Princess) and Julie Andrews (The Sound of Music) voice.

  • Paramount+
    On the Come Up

    Movie premiere: Based on the book by Angie Thomas, 16-year-old Bri (newcomer Jamila Gray) attempts to take the battle rap scene by storm in order to do right by her father’s legacy; Cliff “Method Man” Smith (Power Book II: Ghost) and Da’Vine Joy Randolph (Only Murders in the Building) co-star.

  • Netflix
    Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles

    Movie premiere: A visit to Sinnoh turns into a high-stakes adventure when Ash, Pikachu, Goh and Dawn help a powerful Pokémon stop a looming threat.

  • Apple TV+

    The documentary honors the legendary Sidney Poitier and his legacy as an actor, filmmaker and activist at the center of Hollywood and the Civil Rights Movement; Denzel Washington, Halle Berry, Robert Redford, Lenny Kravitz, Spike Lee and more appear.

  • HBO Max
    Who's Talking to Chris Wallace?

    First three episodes: Wallace’s CNN+ interview show has a new streaming home. Guests for the season include Tyler Perry, Shania Twain, Alex Rodriguez, James Patterson and Michelle Zauner. (Highlights to air on CNN Sunday at 7/6c.)

    Also streaming Friday: New episodes of Bad Sisters, Central Park and See (Apple TV+) and My Dream Quinceañera (Paramount+).

  • The CW
    Killer Camp

    Season 2 finale: On the last day at Camp Pleasant, everyone is a suspect as numbers dwindle and Bobby attempts a final cash grab. (Not yet renewed.)

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    Season 14 premiere: For the first time ever, the Sharks go live, as Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John and Kevin O’Leary hear pitches in front of a studio audience. (20/20 Season 45 kicks off at 9:05 pm.)

  • CBS
    Big Brother

    Special night and time: The Final 3 reminisce on the season, and the summer’s last Head of Household competition gets underway. (Who was evicted this week?)

    70 years ago today, VP candidate Richard Nixon gave his televised “Checkers” speech, in which he addressed alleged improprieties regarding a slush fund.