What to Watch Today

Ariana DeBose Hosts the Tonys, Barry, Gaslit and 2 Other Finales, Evil Returns and More

  • Paramount+

    Season 3 premiere: The team explores a machine that can measure the weight of a human soul; David and Kristen’s relationship takes a turn. (Watch cast interview; Katja Herbers talks Emmy-worthy scene.)

  • Netflix
    That's My Time With David Letterman

    Season 1 finale (three episodes): The veteran host invites Brian Simpson, Robin Tran and Phil Wang to perform a set and sit down for a chat.

  • Showtime
    Spotlights: A Showtime Short Films Series

    Series premiere: This anthology spotlights work from up-and-coming filmmakers, with each episode focusing on two or three short films of various subject matters.

  • History Channel
    The Booze, Bets and Sex That Built America

    Docuseries premiere: This three-part series tells the origin stories of the alcohol, gambling, sex and tobacco industries and their notorious entrepreneurs.

  • Starz

    Limited series finale: Liddy gives Dean a parting gift; Dean and Mo face their future; Martha struggles to keep her family together. (Who was Performer of the Week?)

  • ABC
    Time100: The World's Most Influential People

    Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Quinta Brunson (Abbott Elementary) are among those honored; Mary J. Blige and Miranda Lambert perform; Simu Liu (ShangChi) hosts.

  • CBS, Paramount+
    Tony Awards

    The casts of A Strange Loop, Mr. Saturday Night, Music Man and SIX are among those scheduled to perform; Ariana DeBose hosts. (Pre-show airs 7 pm on CBS, while a special, Tony Awards: Act One, simultaneously streams on Paramount+; view nominees.)

  • Starz
    Becoming Elizabeth

    Series premiere (special time): Following the death of Henry VIII, his three children become embroiled in the politics of the English court. (Read preview.)

  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
    Color My World With Love

    TV-movie premiere: A mother (Smallville‘s Erica Durance) worries that her daughter (Never Have I Ever‘s Lily D. Moore) and her fiancé (Where Hope Grows‘ David DeSanctis) — both of whom have Down syndrome — are not ready for marriage.

  • AMC
    Dark Winds

    Series premiere: Navajo Tribal Policeman Joe Leaphorn (Reservation Dogs‘ Zahn McClarnon) and his new deputy (Roswell, New Mexico‘s Kiowa Gordon) face down evil forces on their reservation; Rainn Wilson (The Office) and Jessica Matten (Burden of Truth) co-star. (Watch trailer.)

  • CNN
    Watergate: Blueprint for a Scandal

    Docuseries finale (two episodes): A conversation between John Dean and Nixon unravels the cover-up plot. At 10 pm, a battle for audio tapes ensues.

  • HBO

    Season finale: HBO’s hitman comedy wraps up its third season… but will Bill Hader’s title character even be alive to see it? (Already renewed!)

  • Showtime
    The Man Who Fell to Earth

    Faraday and Justin decide to go public with a desperate plan, even as Justin’s faith in Faraday is threatened.

  • Starz

    Time slot premiere: Uncle Clifford reaches a personal milestone, as the Pynk prepares for its biggest night yet. (Premiere earned an average reader grade of “B.”)

  • HBO
    The Baby

    Limited series finale: Natasha makes a final decision about the baby after hearing her family’s concerns.