What to Watch Today

Star Wars Rebels Finale, Planet Earth II Ends, Ransom and More

On TV this Saturday: The Star Wars Rebels are in attack mode, BBC America wraps its latest exploration of Planet Earth and SNL revisits a very “Spicey” episode. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar:

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    “Chandelier” singer Sia stops by as Big Bird prepares for a vocal performance on TV show The Squawk. (Heh!) (Learn more about new muppet Julia.)

  • Disney XD
    Star Wars Rebels

    Season 3 finale (two episodes): Grand Admiral Thrawn throws a wrench in Phoenix Squadron’s Lothal attack plan; Ezra seeks help from an unlikely source. (Encores air at 5, 8 and 10:30 pm, for those of you who’d prefer to sleep in on a Saturday; previously renewed.)

  • ESPN
    NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament

    Oregon vs. Maryland (11:30 am); UCLA takes on Connecticut (1:30 pm); Quinnipiac faces off against South Carolina (4 pm); Florida State plays Oregon State (6 pm). (Get full lineup.)

  • TBS
    NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

    First up, top-seeded Gonzaga takes on Xavier. Then at 8:30 pm, Kansas faces off against Oregon. (Get full lineup.)

  • Lifetime
    Stalker's Prey

    A man (Finding Carter‘s Mason Dye) grows obsessed with the woman (Touch‘s Saxon Sharbino) he saved from a shark attack.

  • CBS

    Pokémon OH NO! Teens get lured into a trap in an abandoned French castle while playing a new smartphone game. (Among CBS’ 18 renewals?)

  • BBC America
    Planet Earth II

    Miniseries finale: The final hour focuses on major cities, where animals have a surprising opportunity to thrive. (The Making of Planet Earth II follows at 10:10 pm.)

  • OWN
    Love Thy Neighbor

    Two episodes: Danny misses an important call, and later seeks the advice of his family.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Encore presentation: Kristen Stewart drops an accidental F-bomb and romances Vanessa Bayer. Plus, Melissa McCarthy makes her debut as Sean Spicer. (Every Season 42 episode, ranked.)