On TV this Saturday: John Mulaney returns to Studio 8H, Olivia Newton-John hosts a concert for Australian bushfire relief and Seven Worlds, One Planet comes to an end. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Mulaney Hosts SNL, Fire Fight Australia and More
Elmo quickly learns that shortcuts aren’t the answer to mastering skills after Abby uses magic to improve his basketball skills. #MagicComesWithAPrice
Premium cable premiere: A Russian woman (Valerian‘s Sasha Luss) is trained to be a KGB assassin while posing as a fashion model; Helen Mirren (Catherine the Great), Cillian Murphy (Peaky Blinders) and Luke Evans (The Alienist) co-star.
Dying to Be You
TV-movie premiere: When childhood pen pals finally meet in real life, Molly (The Flash‘s Natalie Dreyfuss) reveals dangerous intentions of taking over Lily’s (Ghost Wars‘ Elise Gatien) life.
Major League Soccer
The MLS kicks off its season with Nashville SC hosting Atlanta United FC, live from Nissan Stadium.
NBA Primetime Saturday
The Boston Celtics host the Houston Rockets, live from TD Garden.
The Bad Date Chronicles
TV-movie premiere: A woman (The Royals‘ Merritt Patterson) agrees to go out with a rival blogger to determine which one is the bad dater.
Seven Worlds, One Planet
Doucseries finale: In Africa, cheetah hunt oversized prey, while chimps make tools.
Fire Fight Australia
Queen + Adam Lambert, Michael Bublé, Alice Cooper, 5 Seconds of Summer and k.d. lang perform; Olivia Newton-John (Grease) hosts.
Saturday Night Live
Former SNL scribe John Mulaney returns for his third stint as host; David Byrne performs. (Who’s hosting March 7?)