What to Watch Today

Ray Donovan Hosts SNL, Love, Simon on HBO and More

  • Paramount
    Rocky Franchise Marathon

    Through Sunday at 4 am | Step into the ring with Creed (9 am and 8 pm), Rocky (12 pm), Rocky II (3 pm and 11 pm) and Rocky IV (6 pm and 2 am).

  • ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC
    College Football

    Nine games: Wisconsin vs. Penn State (12 pm, ABC); Mississippi vs. Texas A&M (12 pm, CBS); Ohio State vs. Michigan State (12 pm, Fox); Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma  (3:30 pm, ABC); Mississippi State vs. Alabama (3:30 pm, CBS); Northwestern vs. Iowa (3:30 pm, Fox); Florida State vs. Notre Dame (7:30 pm, NBC); Texas vs. Texas Tech (7:30 pm, Fox); Clemson vs. Boston College (8 pm, ABC).

  • HBO
    Paddington 2

    Premium cable premiere: Paddington (voiced by A Very English Scandal‘s Ben Whishaw) goes on an epic quest to find his beloved aunt’s stolen birthday gift; Hugh Grant (Love Actually), Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey) and Sally Hawkins (The Shape of Water) co-star.

  • HBO
    When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special

    45 minutes: After wishing upon a Wish Pickle (?!), Elmo switches bodies with Chris, Abby solves mysteries with her favorite literary detective, and Bert becomes a TV meteorologist; Blake Lively (Gossip Girl) and Amanda Seyfried (Big Love) guest-star. (Season 48 premieres next Saturday, Nov. 17 at 9 am.)

  • HBO
    Love, Simon

    Premium cable premiereA closeted high school student (Melissa & Joey‘s Nick Robinson) balances friends and family, while also dealing with a blackmailer who threatens to reveal his secret; Jennifer Garner (Camping), Josh Duhamel (11.22.63) and Katherine Langford (13 Reasons Why) co-star.

  • Hallmark Channel
    It’s Christmas, Eve

    A superintendent (country music star LeAnn Rimes) and a music teacher (UnREAL‘s Tyler Hynes) work together to save the local school’s music program.

  • Lifetime
    Sorority Stalker

    Aya (Teen Wolf‘s Haley Webb) invites fellow sorority sister Taryn (General Hospital‘s Haley Pullos) to live with her, then learns Taryn will stop at nothing to build the family she always wanted as a foster child.

  • Showtime
    Shut Up & Dribble

    Michael Jordan enters the NBA, finding unprecedented success on and off the court.

  • Ovation
    Versailles

    Louis counters Leopold, but finds a new foe in Cardinal Leto; Philippe makes a shocking discovery regarding the man with the iron mask.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Ray Donovan star Liev Schreiber hosts, with musical guest Lil’ Wayne. (Watch Jonah Hill highlights; who’s hosting Nov. 17?)