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Kim Kardashian Hosts SNL, Whose Line Returns and More

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On TV this Saturday: Kim Kardashian makes her Studio 8H debut, the Whose Line gang serves up laughs and Shannen Doherty stars in a remake of a Lifetime classic. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • TBS
    MLB League Division Series

    Braves vs. Brewers, Game 2 (at 5 pm), followed by Dodgers vs. Giants, Game 2 (9 pm).

  • FX
    Impeachment: American Crime Story Marathon

    Through 12:11 am | Catch up on the first five episodes which follow the scandal that led to President Bill Clinton’s 1998 impeachment. (Episode 6 airs Wednesday at 10 pm.)

  • Ovation
    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    When a prince is kidnapped, the team tries to avoid an international incident.

  • Lifetime
    Dying to Belong

    TV-movie premiere: In a remake of the 1997 original, a journalism major (Supergirl‘s Favour Onwuka) and her anxiety-ridden friend (iZombie‘s Jenika Rose) join a sorority, where they quickly learn the sisterhood’s deadly secrets; Shannen Doherty (Beverly Hills, 90210) co-stars. (List of a Lifetime, co-starring Doherty, airs Sunday at 8 pm.)

  • HBO

    Premium cable premiere: A group of astronauts’ expedition to colonize a distant planet descends into chaos; Tye Sheridan (Ready Player One), Lily-Rose Depp (Silent Night), Fionn Whitehead (Black Mirror: Bandersnatch) and Colin Farrell (True Detective) star.

  • The CW
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?

    Season 18 premiere (two episodes): Glee‘s Kevin McHale joins Ryan, Colin, Wayne and guest comic Heather Anne Campbell; at 8:30, boxer Laila Ali guest-stars.

  • Showtime
    Come Play

    Premium cable premiere: A monster attacks an autistic boy (Marriage Story‘s Azhy Robertson) through his electronic devices; Gillian Jacobs (Community) and John Gallagher Jr. (The Newsroom) co-star.

  • Hallmark Channel
    South Beach Love

    TV-movie premiere: William Levy (The Tempest) and Taylor Cole (One Winter Wedding) star in this tale of rival quinceañeras, glorious Cuban cooking, friendship, family and (of course!) romance.

  • The CW
    World's Funniest Animals

    Season 2 premiere (two episodes): Spoiled pets and unlikely animal friendships take center stage alongside special guest Colin Mochrie (Whose Line Is It Anyway?); at 9:30 pm, Molly McCook (Last Man Standing) joins the panel.

  • NBC
    SNL Vintage

    Brendan Fraser hosts this Season 23 throwback from Oct. 18, 1997; Björk performs.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Reality-TV mogul Kim Kardashian hosts; Halsey performs. (Who’s hosting next week?)