What to Watch Today

Book of Boba Fett Begins, Wonder Years-athon and More


On TV this Wednesday: Disney+ cracks open The Book of Boba Fett, Netflix profiles the Times Square Killer, and ABC gives viewers a second chance to sample the new Wonder Years. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Anxious People

    The six-part Swedish miniseries centers on the mystery surrounding a bank robber who holds the visitors of an open house hostage then promptly vanishes, leaving the authorities baffled… and suspicious of everyone.

  • Disney+
    The Book of Boba Fett

    Series premiere: The eponymous bounty hunter and mercenary Fennec Shand return to the sands of Tatooine to stake their claim on the territory once ruled by Jabba the Hutt. (Watch teaser.)

  • Netflix
    Crime Scene: The Times Square Killer

    The three-part docuseries reveals how the danger and depravity of New York’s Times Square in the late ’70s/early ’80s made it possible for the Torso Killer to prey on women and fulfill his grotesque fantasies.

  • Netflix
    The Standups

    Season 3 premiere (all six episodes): Featured comedians include SNL‘s Melissa Villaseñor, Brian Simpson, Naomi Ekperigin, Mark Normand, Janelle James and Dusty Slay.

  • ESPN
    Pinstripe Bowl

    Virginia Tech faces Maryland, live from Yankee Stadium in New York.

  • ESPN
    Cheez-It Bowl

    Clemson goes up against Iowa State, live from Camping World Stadium in Orlando.

  • CBS
    The Price Is Right Celebrates 50 Years

    Encore presentation: The two-hour special features a look back at the biggest winners, never-before-seen outtakes (the Mountain Climber did what?!) and a salute to Bob Barker.

  • ABC
    The Wonder Years Marathon

    Through 11 pm | Featured episodes include the pilot, “Be Prepared,” “The Lock In,” “Independence Day,” “Science Fair” and “The Club.” (Get return date.)

  • ESPN
    Alamo Bowl

    Oregon faces Oklahoma, live from Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.