What to Watch Today

Candice King's a Killer, After Jackie MLB Special and More

  • Ovation
    Murdoch Mysteries

    Murdoch is on the case after a musician’s death is narrated in a blues song; then at 8 pm, Crabtree braces himself when his unstable kidnapper turns herself in.

  • History Channel
    After Jackie

    This two-hour special tells the story of the Black pro baseball players who came after Jackie Robinson — including Bill White, Curt Flood and Bob Gibson — and continued the fight for racial equality.

  • Hallmark Channel
    Moriah's Lighthouse

    TV-movie premiere: A woodworker (Under the Dome‘s Rachelle Lefevre) in a French seaside town aims to restore a local lighthouse, until an American architect (Killjoys‘ Luke MacFarlane) throws a wrench in her plans.

  • BBC America
    Planet Earth: Dynasties

    A meerkat matriarch tries to unite her family in the face of predators and immense dust storms in Botswana.

  • ABC
    NHL Stanley Cup Final

    The Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Colorado Avalanche in Game 2 of the NHL championship.

  • Lifetime
    Suitcase Killer: The Melanie McGuire Story

    TV-movie premiere: After a married fertility nurse (The Vampire Diaries‘ Candice King) falls for a doctor (Drop Dead Diva‘s Jackson Hurst) at her clinic, she decides to eliminate her husband in a most gruesome way; Michael Roark (Y&R) and Wendie Malick (Hot in Cleveland) co-star. (King talks Legacies journey.)

  • NBC
    Transplant

    When extreme weather causes the hospital to lose power, Bash draws on his war zone experience.

  • The CW
    Would I Lie to You?

    Guests include comedian Jena Friedman, Nyambi Nyambi (The Good Fight), Ali Wentworth (In Living Colour) and Fisher Stevens (Early Edition).

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Oscar Isaac hosts this repeat from March; Charli XCX performs.