What to Watch Today

Sandra Oh Hosts SNL, Jeanine Pirro Returns and More


On TV this Saturday: Anthony Anderson returns as host of the NAACP Image Awards, Jeanine Pirro returns to Fox News and Sandra Oh makes her SNL hosting debut. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Hallmark Channel
    A Brush With Love

    TV-movie premiere: A struggling artist (Midnight, Texas‘ Arielle Kebbel) discovers that the man in her painting is not who she thought he was. (No joke, our staff just spent nearly five minutes debating what that could possibly mean. Like, is he an oil paint and she thought he was acrylic…?)

  • Lifetime
    The Killer Next Door

    TV-movie premiere: A recent widow (Zac and Mia‘s Andrea Bogart) and her young son move across the country to get a fresh start with her late husband’s twin sister (Good Girls Revolt‘s Hannah Barefoot)… only to discover that she is a sociopathic murderer.

  • HBO
    Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

    Premium cable premiere: In this sequel to the 2008 musical, Sophie (Twin Peaks‘ Amanda Seyfried) struggles to reopen her late mother’s (Big Little Lies‘ Meryl Streep) tavern, while flashbacks reveal Donna (Downton Abbey‘s Lily James) and Sam’s whirlwind romance through Europe; Cher (just Cher), Christine Baranski (The Good Fight), Colin Firth (Mary Poppins Returns) and Pierce Brosnan (The Son) co-star.

  • Starz

    Premium cable premiere: A journalist (Taboo‘s Tom Hardy) develops super-human abilities when his body merges with an alien symbiote; Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon) in a bad wig, Riz Ahmed (The Night Of) and Jenny Slate (Big Mouth) co-star.

  • CBS

    The team attempts to validate exonerating evidence for a death row inmate. (Get CBS season finale dates.)

  • TV One
    NAACP Image Awards

    Anthony Anderson (black-ish) returns as host of the annual celebration of people of color in the fields of TV, music, literature and film. (View TV nominees.)

  • Fox News
    Justice w/ Judge Jeanine

    The outspoken host returns following a two-week (ahem) “hiatus” after the network strongly condemned her for questioning the national loyalty of Minnesota Democrat/practicing Muslim Ilhan Omar.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Killing Eve‘s Sandra Oh hosts, with musical guest Tame Impala. (Who’s hosting in April?)