What to Watch Today

Suspicion and Reacher Debut, Sweet Magnolias Season 2, Winter Olympics and More

  • Apple TV+
    The Afterparty

    Chelsea’s (Ilana Glazer) recollection of events is presented as a tense psychological thriller. (Series premiere earned an average grade of “B+.”)

  • Prime Video
    Book of Love

    Film premiere: An English writer (Peaky Blinders‘ Sam Claflin) discovers why reason his novel is a hit in Mexico: because translator Maria (Trust‘s Verónica Echegui) has rewritten it as steamy erotica.

  • Prime Video
    The Legend of Vox Machina

    The latest three-episode drops sees Vox Machina confronted by horrific monsters and warned of a growing rebellion.

  • Prime Video
    Phat Tuesdays

    The three-part docuseries tells the story of how Guy Torry launched an all-Black comedy night at The Comedy Store; talking heads include Anthony Anderson (black-ish), Tichina Arnold (Martin), Dave Chappelle (Half Baked), Snoop Dogg, Cedric the Entertainer (The Neighborhood), Tiffany Haddish (The Afterparty), Regina King, Craig Robinson (The Office), JB Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and Chris Tucker (Rush Hour).

  • Prime Video
    Reacher

    Series premiere (all eight episodes): The Lee Child adaptation casts Titans’ Alan Ritchson as the veteran military police investigator who must prove his innocence after he is pinned for murder. (Sneak peek.)

  • Apple TV+
    Servant

    Julian digs for the truth about Jericho; Leanne fears new visitors at the local park.

  • Apple TV+
    Suspicion

    Series premiere (first two episodes): Based on the Israeli drama False Flag, the whodunnit revolves around the kidnapping of a businesswoman’s son; Uma Thurman (Pulp Fiction), Noah Emmerich (The Americans), Kunal Nayyar (Big Bang Theory), Georgina Campbell (Black Mirror), Elyes Gabel (Scorpion) and Elizabeth Henstridge (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) star. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Sweet Magnolias

    Season 2 premiere (all 10 episodes): Maddie grows closer to Cal; Dana Sue struggles to choose between Jeremy and Ronnie; Helen comes to terms with her feelings for Erik. (Read preview; watch trailer.)

  • NBC
    2022 Winter Olympics

    The XXIV Olympic Winter Games commence in Beijing with live coverage of the Parade of Nations and the lighting of the cauldron from National Stadium; Mike Tirico hosts. (An encore airs at 8 pm, not to worry.)

  • ESPN, ESPN+
    NHL All-Star Skills Competition

    All-Star Weekend kicks off in Las Vegas with tests of shooting and skating, including fastest skater, shooting accuracy and hardest shot.

  • CBS
    Celebrity Big Brother

    Settle in for two hours inside the Big Brother house. (Next episode airs Sunday at 8 pm.)

  • VH1
    RuPaul's Drag Race

    The queens make parody PSAs for a new charity supporting first-eliminated Drag Race queens; pop star Ava Max guest-judges.