On TV this Saturday: Ariana DeBose makes her Studio 8H debut, Fringe heads to HBO Max and the NFL kicks off its wild card playoffs weekend. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Ariana DeBose Hosts SNL, Fringe on HBO Max and More
A Discovery of Witches
Chris seeks samples from Matthew’s family to research blood-rage; Jack Blackfriars makes a shocking reappearance.
All five seasons now streaming! Revisit the world of Olivia Dunham (Anna Torv) and Peter (Joshua Jackson) and Walter Bishop (John Noble) as they investigate unexplained events involving a parallel universe.
NFL AFC Wild Card Playoffs
The Las Vegas Raiders take on the Cincinnati Bengals (at 4:30 pm on NBC/Peacock). Then at 8:15 pm, the New England Patriots face off against the Buffalo Bills (CBS/Paramount+).
The Perfect Pairing
TV-movie premiere: After losing her memory from an injury, a food-and-wine critic (24‘s Nazneen Contractor) falls for a single dad (UnREAL‘s Brennan Elliott).
TV-movie premiere: Lila (And Just Like That‘s Nicole Ari Parker) enters a deadly struggle to protect her son (The Rookie‘s Nik Sanchez) after he witnesses a murder.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Ryan, Colin and Wayne are joined by guest comic Jeff Davis.
Premiere encore: Three women make life-changing decisions following the death of a childhood friend; Eliza Coupe (Happy Endings), Ginnifer Goodwin (Once Upon a Time) and Maggie Q (Nikita) star. (Premiere earned a reader grade of “B+.”)
Saturday Night Live
West Side Story‘s Ariana DeBose hosts; Bleachers performs. (Season 47 episodes, ranked!)