On TV this Saturday: HBO discovers The Shape of Water, SNL revisits Will Ferrell’s latest hosting stint and an Awkward alum falls Truly, Madly, Sweetly in love. Here are seven programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
The Shape of Water on HBO, College Football and More
Esme & Roy
A rainy day sends Esme, Roy, Hugo and baby Fig to
their Netflix accountsthe planetarium.
Six games: Notre Dame vs. Wake Forest (at 12 pm, ABC), Clemson vs. Georgia Tech (3:30 pm, ABC), Texas A&M vs. Alabama (3:30 pm, CBS), TCU vs. Texas (4:30 pm, Fox), Stanford vs. Oregon (8 pm, ABC) and Wisconsin vs. Iowa (8:30 pm, Fox).
Through 10 pm | Revisit Season 1 ahead of its third — and final — season (premiering Saturday, Oct. 6). (A Season 2 marathon airs next Saturday.)
The Shape of Water
Premium cable premiere: The Best Picture winner centers on a mute maid (Oscar nominee Sally Hawkins) who falls in love with a mysterious creature held captive in a secret government facility; Michael Shannon and Octavia Spencer co-star.
Planet Earth: Yellowstone
70 minutes: Summer arrives, melting the chilling snow to reveal valleys, grasslands and summer forests.
Truly, Madly, Sweetly
Sparks fly after a food truck owner (Awkward‘s Nikki Deloach) and a finance manager (Cedar Cove‘s Dylan Neal) are forced into an unlikely partnership.