On TV this Friday: The Blacklist returns after a two-month break, Euphoria drops a second standalone episode and RuPaul’s Drag Race lampoons Hallmark movies. Here are 13 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
The Blacklist Returns, New Euphoria Episode, Live-Action Winx Saga, Losing Alice and More
Treat Williams, Gregory Smith, Emily VanCamp, Sarah Drew and Chris Pratt starred in this beloved WB drama, which is now available to stream. (Revisit the pilot.)
Fate: The Winx Saga
Series premiere (all six episodes): This live-action adaptation follows five fairies attending a magical boarding school in the Otherworld. (Watch trailer.)
Season 1 of Anna Paquin’s former Pop TV dramedy is now available to binge, ahead of Season 2’s release later this year (premiere date TBD).
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous
Season 2 premiere: The teenagers find hope of a rescue with a small group of eco-tourists.
Stateside premiere (first three episodes): This Israeli noir thriller focuses on a 48-year-old film director (Daredevil‘s Ayelet Zurer) who becomes obsessed with a 24-year-old screenwriter. (Watch trailer.)
This collection of 10 mini-shorts features characters from Toy Story, Finding Nemo, Cars and The Incredibles.
From Luther creator Neil Cross comes this British mini about a man (Quantico‘s Russell Tovey) who goes to great lengths to keep a secret from his wife.
The White Tiger
Based on the novel of the same name, this film focuses on a driver for a rich Indian family who manages to escape from poverty and become an entrepreneur; Priyanka Chopra Jonas (Quantico) co-stars.
Liz is determined to avenge [Spoiler]’s death and make Reddington pay.
RuPaul's Drag Race
The queens are challenged to overact in cheesy Hallmark movie parodies; Loni Love (Soul Plane) guest-judges. (Fall behind? Read Episode 3 recap.)
Early release: This second standalone episode follows Jules over Christmas break as she reflects on the past year. (Airs Sunday at 9 on HBO; watch trailer.)
Frank investigates a decades-long history of cash payments that Henry has made to an unknown recipient. (Did MacGyver really kill [Spoiler]?!?)
Painting With John
Series premiere: Lounge Lizards co-founder John Lurie hones his watercolor skills and shares life reflections in this “part meditative tutorial, part fireside chat.”
☮️ ON THIS DAY IN TV HISTORY ☮️
On Jan. 22, 1968, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In premiered on NBC — and that’s the truth. [PBBBBTH!]