What to Watch Today

Black Lightning and Flash Return, Sorry for Your Loss Finale, American Music Awards and More

  • ABC
    American Music Awards

    Taylor, Carrie, Mariah, Dua Lipa, Post Malone and Cardi B are among those scheduled to perform; Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish) returns as host.

  • The CW
    The Flash

    Season 5 premiere: Team Flash works to get Barry and Iris’ daughter Nora back to the future, while also fighting off a villainous meta. (Get scoop.)

  • Fox
    The Gifted

    Lorna’s baby begins to suffer from a deadly illness, forcing the Inner Circle to turn to an unexpected source for help.

  • CBS

    One of the agents is starstruck as they investigate an explosion outside the home of a Navy SEAL whose wife is a popular reality-TV star.

  • The CW
    Black Lightning

    Season 2 premiere: Concerned for students, the school board mulls a motion to shut down Garfield High; Jennifer really struggles with her powers; Anissa finds a new way to give back to Freeland.

  • Facebook Watch
    Sorry for Your Loss

    Season 1 finale (two episodes): Leigh takes off for Palm Springs and meets a fellow stranger determined to escape reality; Danny and Leigh have an opportunity to make Matt’s wishes come true. (Not yet renewed.)

  • NBC
    This Is Us

    The family rallies around Kate (who needs a win, like, now!) as she undergoes a medical procedure. (Fall behind? Read Episode 2 recap.)

  • WGN America

    Season 1 finale: Harley uncovers a new clue in the case of his mother’s death; Rebecca Romijn (Star Trek: Discovery) guest-stars. (Not yet renewed.)

  • NBC
    New Amsterdam

    Bloom treats an inmate from Rikers; Max gives a wealthy donor something to think about when he shows her around the hospital.

  • FX
    Mr Inbetween

    Season 1 finale (two episodes): “A nutritious breakfast is the key to good health — as is looking in the trunk before stealing a car,” says the official synopsis. (Not yet renewed.)