On TV this Thursday: The Old Man takes a breather, American Horror Stories returns for a second chapter and Issa Rae-created comedy Rap Sh!t drops on HBO Max. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
The Old Man Wraps, Rap Sh!t Bows, American Horror Stories and Primal Return and More
American Horror Stories
Season 2 premiere: A job interview goes awry; franchise vet Denis O’Hare and Kristine Froseth (Looking for Alaska) star. (Watch trailer.)
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous
Final season premiere: The animated, family-friendly extension of the Jurassic World franchise comes to a close.
The Last Movie Stars
From director Ethan Hawke comes this six-part docuseries celebrating the personas, talent and love story of actors Joanne Woodward and Paul Newman.
The crew visits Heveena’s sanctuary world and begins a journey that may leave the entire Union more vulnerable. (Who were the Performers of the Week?)
The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip
Season 2 finale: Jill takes the group canoeing at a local lake; Phaedra reveals a late-night surprise to lift everyone’s spirits.
Series finale: With Kate and Nathan’s relationship very much on the rocks, Hannah makes a decision that shapes all their futures.
Also streaming Thursday: New episodes of Moonhaven (AMC+), All the Queen’s Men + College Hill: Celeb Edition (BET+), FBoy Island (HBO Max), Love Island UK (Hulu) + USA (Peacock) and The Players (Paramount+).
January 6th Hearings
Primetime coverage will be led by David Muir (on ABC), Norah O’Donnell (on CBS) and Lester Holt (on NBC).
Series premiere (first two episodes): From Insecure‘s Issa Rae comes a new comedy about estranged high school friends (played by Aida Osman and KaMillion) who reunite to form a rap group. (Watch trailer.)
The Old Man
Season 1 finale: Chase faces the consequences for his past choices; Harper discovers an impossible truth. (Previously renewed.)
Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal
Season 2 premiere (two episodes): First up, Spear and Fang race to rescue Mira from her captors. Then at 12:30 am, the pair get separated in a strange new land.