What to Watch Today

She's Gotta Have It Remake, Parades, Marathons, Football, Mom Withdrawal and More

On TV this Thanksgiving: Spike Lee adapts a classic 1980s joint, Young Sheldon is suddenly popular, Supernatural continues its search and Arrow‘s holiday festivities are ruined. Here are 18 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Netflix
    She's Gotta Have It

    Series premiere (all 10 episodes): In this remake of Spike Lee’s 1986 joint, DeWanda Wise (Shots Fired) plays Nola Darling, a Brooklyn-based artist struggling to define herself and divide her time amongst her friends, her job and her three lovers; Cleo Anthony (Divergent), Lyriq Bent (The Book of Negroes) and Anthony Ramos (Hamilton) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Starz in Black
    Survivor's Remorse Marathon

    Through Friday at 12:23 am | The premium cabler binges on all four seasons of the recently cancelled LeBron James-produced comedy.

  • Showtime Showcase
    Weeds Marathon

    Through Sunday at 10 pm | Revisit all eight seasons of this high-larious comedy, airing with select overnight breaks throughout the holiday weekend. (View complete lineup.)

  • BBC America
    Star Trek Marathon

    Through Saturday at 9 pm | Settle in for select episodes from The Original Series (through Friday at 1 pm), The Next Generation (through Saturday at 9 am) and Voyager. (View complete lineup.)

  • AMC
    The Godfather Trilogy Marathon

    Through Friday at 6 am | Try to enjoy the beloved Marlon Brando-Al Pacino trilogy (twice!) amidst what are sure to be countless commercial interruptions.

  • NBC
    Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Today‘s Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker anchor the annual fete, with appearances by Gwen Stefani, Patti LaBelle, Harry Connick Jr., Whoopi Goldberg, Steve Harvey, Jane Krakowski, Stranger Things‘ Gaten Matarazzo, This Is Us‘ Chrissy Metz and many more.

  • CBS
    The Thanksgiving Day Parade

    ET‘s Kevin Frazier and Keltie Knight anchor the competing broadcast, with performances by Jason Mraz, Kelsea Ballerini and the casts of Broadway’s Waitress and Come From Away.

  • Starz
    Outlander Marathon

    Through 9 pm | Fall behind on Season 3? Here’s your chance to catch up on the first 10 episodes. (Follow along with Kim Roots’ recaps!)

  • NBC
    The National Dog Show

    John O’Hurley and David Frei return to host a bevy of canines vying for Best in Show at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia.

  • Fox, CBS and NBC
    NFL Football

    The Vikings take on the Lions (12:30 pm, Fox), the Chargers face the Cowboys (4:30 pm, CBS), and the Giants (aim to) tackle the Redskins (8:30 pm, NBC).

  • TBS
    Friends Marathon

    Through 6 pm | Spend the afternoon with Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Joey, Chandler and Ross, with every Thanksgiving episode ever.

  • The CW

    Sam and Dean encounter a familiar foe on their continued search for Jack; Lucifer gains an unlikely ally.

  • CBS
    Young Sheldon

    Sheldon becomes popular after utilizing statistics to help the high school football team.

  • PBS
    Anne of Green Gables: The Good Stars

    This follow-up to the 2016 remake finds 13-year-old Anne Shirley (Ella Ballentine) grow closer to good friend Gilbert; Martin Sheen returns as Matthew Cuthbert.

  • The CW

    Oliver’s Thanksgiving celebration is jeopardized when Black Siren returns and wreaks havoc on the holiday.

  • CBS

    Bonnie goes through withdrawal after giving up cable to help fund Christy’s law school applications; Jill has a breakdown in her favorite department store.

  • CBS
    Life in Pieces

    Joan has no idea how to fill her free time after Heather, Clementine and Jen offer to prepare Thanksgiving dinner; Samantha keeps a secret from the family.

  • CBS

    The team rushes to find a second domestic bomber after an explosion in Highland Park; Hondo reaches out to his former team leader. (Hear the good news?)