On TV this Wednesday: The CW uncovers the magic behind Harry Potter, Conan O’Brien travels to Italy and The Expanse returns for Season 3. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
The Expanse Returns, Kirkman Declares War and More
Harry Potter: A History of Magic
90 minutes: On the heels of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone‘s 20th anniversary, J.K. Rowling opens up her personal archive to reveal drawings and drafts. (Get CW renewal news.)
A Lyon health scare rattles Empire; Jamal makes a shocking revelation during a live TV appearance with Robin Roberts.
Season 4 finale: Singles Week commences just as Jocelyn’s baby is born; Patrick and David move forward in their relationship. (Get renewal status.)
Season 3 premiere: The Rocinante crew deals with the consequences of Naomi’s betrayal amid an ongoing war between Earth and Mars. (Watch trailer.)
Law & Order: SVU
SVU investigates when a soldier is accused of sexual assault. (Which fellow NBC cop drama is coming to an end?)
Jason & Co. are assigned to protect a delegation of congressmen and DoD officials during their publicity tour in JBAD. (Hear the good news?)
67 minutes: Philip and Elizabeth don’t know how to proceed with Paige; Stan struggles to get a handle on Sofia and Gennadi’s strained relationship.
A string of stash house robberies leads Intelligence to an unlikely perpetrator; Voight confronts a witness in the Bingham investigation.
Conan Without Borders: Italy
60 minutes: O’Brien’s latest travel special includes a whirlwind road trip from Florence to Naples and a cameo on the popular soap opera Un Posto Al Sole.
As Kirkman declares war on Kunami following the deadly blast inside a D.C. metro station, Agent Wells discovers that the country’s emir is hiding something.
Hap and Leonard: The Two-Bear Mambo
Season 3 finale: Hap gets a lead on Florida’s whereabouts and reconciles with Leonard; the titular duo figures out a way to return to Grovetown. (Not yet renewed.)