What to Watch Today

Emotional Resident, Rita Moreno Docu, Chappelle's Last Netflix Special, AL Wild Card and More

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On TV this Tuesday: The Resident treats a familiar accident victim, the Yankees face the Red Sox, and the legendary Rita Moreno is profiled by PBS. Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Dave Chappelle: The Closer

    Chappelle gets a few things off his chest in what is being touted as the last in a slate of six Netflix specials. (What else is streaming in October?)

  • Netflix
    Escape the Undertaker

    The interactive film features WWE Superstars trapped in The Undertaker’s haunted mansion — and it’s up to you to get them out.

  • ABC
    Bachelor in Paradise

    Season 7 finale (three hours… oof!): The remaining beachgoers have some serious decisions to make about their futures/”futures.”

  • HBO
    Level Playing Field

    Docuseries finale: The last installment explores the Atlanta Dream’s role in the election of Sen. Raphael Warnock and the ongoing fight against voter suppression in Georgia.

  • ESPN
    MLB American League Wild Card Game

    The Boston Red Sox host the New York Yankees, live at Fenway Park. (The National League Wild Card Game airs Wednesday at 8, on TBS.)

  • Fox
    The Resident

    An accident brings a “familiar patient” into the ER; The Raptor and Leela treat a patient who returns with long-term effects of COVID.

  • BET, BET Her, VH1
    Hip Hop Awards

    Baby Keem, BIA, Gunna, Isaiah Rashad, Lil Jon, Tobe Nwigwe and Young Thug perform.

  • NBC
    La Brea

    Eve must make her way through the dangerous wilderness in order to save Josh’s life. (Series premiere earned a “B-“; get scoop.)

  • PBS
    American Masters: Rita Moreno - Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It

    The documentary features interviews with the EGOT winner, as well as Gloria Estefan, Morgan Freeman, Mitzi Gaynor, Whoopi Goldberg, Eva Longoria, Justina Machado, Terrence McNally, Karen Olivo, and exec producers Norman Lear and Lin-Manuel Miranda.

  • The CW
    Supergirl

    Lena must decide whether to use her magical abilities to help Supergirl retrieve the second totem from Nyxly. (Watch a sneak peek.)

  • FX
    American Crime Story

    Monica grows concerned that someone is sharing news about her affair with the president; Linda meets with the FBI.

  • CBS
    FBI: Most Wanted

    The team investigates when a judge known for serving harsh sentences to juveniles is brutally murdered.