On TV this Saturday: Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep go after the Pentagon Papers, a Timeless star celebrates a very early Christmas and AMC binges on Friday the 13th. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
The Post Delivered on HBO, World Series Game 4 and More
Six games: Clemson vs. Florida State (12 pm, ABC); Wisconsin vs. Northwestern (12 pm, Fox); Florida vs. Georgia (3:30 pm, CBS); Kansas State vs. Oklahoma (3:30 pm, Fox); Texas vs. Oklahoma State (8 pm, ABC); Notre Dame vs. Navy (8 pm, CBS).
Friday the 13th Marathon
Through Sunday at 5:23 pm | Get a jump on the Halloween festivities with all nine of the original franchise films, plus the 2009 remake. (View lineup.)
Premium cable premiere: The staff of The Washington Post risk everything as they work to publish the classified Pentagon Papers; Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson and Bob Odenkirk star.
Christmas at Pemberly Manor
Sparks fly as an event planner (90210‘s Jessica Lowndes) and a billionaire (Timeless‘ Michael Rady) work to save a local
Zombie at 17
A teenager (Taken‘s Celeste Desjardins) turns to a paranormal expert (Channel Zero‘s Seamus Patterson) to stop her transformation into a zombie.
Burn-off Night 3 of 5 (two episodes): Betty and JD are interrogated by the police; Heather Duke and Heather Chandler fight for power over the student body. (Resumes Sunday at 10 pm.)
Louis and Philippe clash over how to handle the Parisian rebels; Marie-Therese’s intentions are questioned.
Channel Zero: The Dream Door
Night 2 of 6: Secrets are uncovered after Jillian witnesses a murder; Tom discovers he’s in danger. (Resumes Sunday at 11 pm.)
SNL Presents: Halloween
Encore presentation: This themed collection of sketches includes “The Clintons’ Halloween Party” and Dave Chappelle’s Walking Dead spoof. Any questions??? (Who’s hosting on Nov. 3?)