What to Watch Today

Star-Studded Prom, HSM Holiday Special and More

The Prom on Netflix

On TV this Friday: Rachel Brosnahan is a woman on the run, High School Musical stages a holiday special and Meryl Streep RSVPs to Ryan Murphy’s all-star Prom. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Disney+
    High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special

    The cast perform their favorite Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s songs, and share anecdotes from their memorable holidays. (Watch trailer.)

  • Amazon Prime
    I'm Your Woman

    Film premiere: This ’70s-set crime drama stars Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) as a new mother who is forced to go on the run after her husband betrays his business partners.

  • Netflix
    The Prom

    Film premiere: Ryan Murphy’s adaption of the Broadway musical boasts an all-star ensemble, including Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Keegan-Michael Key, Andrew Rannells and Kerry Washington. (Watch trailer.)

  • Disney+

    Film premiere: Jay Reeves (All American) plays former Clemson University football safety Ray McElrathbey in the direct-to-streaming biopic.

  • Amazon Prime
    The Wilds

    Series premiere (all 10 episodes): Described as “part survival drama, part dystopia slumber party” (yes, really!), this YA drama follows a group of teen girls after a plane crash strands them on a deserted island. (Watch trailer.)

  • The CW
    The Christmas Caroler Challenge

    Season 2 premiere: Ten groups put their own unique spin on classic carols; Dean Cain and Laura McKenzie return as hosts. (Get CW midseason dates.)

  • CBS

    After Taylor’s former protégé is killed, Phoenix Team must track down a dangerous bioweapon and prevent it from falling into the wrong hands.

  • ABC
    Shark Tank

    Pitches include a classic dessert with a healthy twist, and a product designed to boost visibility while navigating the streets. (Get ABC midseason dates.)

  • CBS
    Magnum P.I.

    Magnum and Higgins’ repo job culminates in a crash landing when a drug cartel opens fire at the plane; Higgins has her first date with Dr. Ethan Shah.

  • CBS
    Blue Bloods

    Danny and Jamie work together to convict a drug lord; Erin anxiously awaits the Governor’s selection for the new DA. (Get Clarice premiere date.)

    On Dec. 11, 1980, Magnum, P.I. premiered on CBS, starring Tom Selleck, John Hillerman, Larry Manetti and Roger E. Mosley.