What to Watch Today

Tell Me a Story Unfolds, New Girl BFF Visits Single Parents, Supernatural Scare-athon and More

Tell Me a Story Paul Wesley

On TV this Wednesday: CBS All Access debuts a spooky Story, The Simpsons and Supernatural serve up epic Halloween marathons and New Girl‘s BFF charms one of the Single Parents. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • CBS All Access
    Tell Me A Story

    Series premiere (special day): From exec producer Kevin Williamson (The Following) comes this thriller that puts a modern twist on classic fairy tales; Paul Wesley (Vampire Diaries), James Wolk (Zoo) and Kim Cattrall (Sex and the City) star. (Watch trailer and SDCC Q&A; subsequent episodes will be released on Thursdays, starting Nov. 8.)

  • TNT
    Supernatural Halloween Marathon

    Through 8 pm | Spend All Hallow’s Eve with Sam and Dean! Binge on 12 back-to-back episodes from the first four seasons. (View lineup.)

  • FXX
    The Simpsons 'Treehouse of Horror' Marathon

    Through 10 pm | Get into the Halloween spirit with this marathon of the first 26 (!) “Treehouse of Horror” installments.

  • NBC
    Chicago Med

    Manning and Halstead try to save the life of a physically abused wife; Choi and April are shocked when they learn more about their teenage cirrhosis patient.

  • Fox
    Empire

    Lucious and Cookie worry that their new artist isn’t ready for the pressures of stardom; Hakeem is determined to convince Tiana that he’s matured.

  • CBS
    SEAL Team

    The team sustains life-threatening injuries during a mission to rescue a group of American hostages in Mumbai.

  • ABC
    Single Parents

    Will hits it off with Angie and Graham’s pediatrician (New Girl‘s Hannah Simone). (Psst… hear the good news?)

  • CBS
    Criminal Minds

    The BAU investigates a missing persons case eerily similar to a local ghost story. (Is it “Bloody Fingers”? Because that one has a funny ending.)

  • IFC
    Stan Against Evil

    Season 3 premiere (two episodes): Stan tries to rescue Evie after she is arrested for murder and committed to a psychiatric facility. (Watch trailer.)

  • Syfy
    Channel Zero: The Dream Door

    Season finale: Jillian and Tom attempt to defeat the demons and save their marriage.