What to Watch Today

First Trump vs. Biden Debate, Weakest Link Reboot and More

Joe Biden, Donald Trump

On TV this Tuesday: Joe Biden and Donald Trump face off in the first presidential debate, Kal Penn interviews former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Jane Lynch lords over a Weakest Link reboot. Here are nine programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Netflix
    Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia

    The comedian (whose myriad Netflix credits include Always Be My Maybe, Tales of the City and The Circle) delivers her first stand-up special for the streamer.

  • Peacock
    True Colors

    The docuseries chronicles the lives of Hispanic trailblazers including Alex Rodríguez, John Leguizamo, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Mario Lopez.

  • Fox
    Cosmos: Possible Worlds

    The third hour delves into the story of the man who found the first clues to life’s beginnings in a green jewel.

  • CBS
    Love Island

    Special time: After Gomer wins a boat in a contest, Sgt. Carter is left to navigate taxes and fees. (CBS does not provide Love Island teasers, so we’re running a random MeTV synopsis each night.)

  • ABC
    Trump vs. Biden: The Main Event

    Leading into the first debate, this 20/20 special reports on the latest developments from the campaign trail and the stakes for each candidate.

  • NBC
    Weakest Link

    Reboot premiere: It’s Hollywood Game Night host Jane Lynch’s turn to declare the iconic phrase, “You are the Weakest Link. Goodbye!” 

  • ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC
    Presidential Debate

    Fox News’ Chris Wallace moderates the first debate between former VP Joe Biden and incumbent President Donald Trump, live from Cleveland.

  • The CW
    Tell Me a Story

    Season 1 broadcast finale: Hannah brings the fight to Katrina; Kayla goes rogue and attempts to save Colleen; Jordan reaches his breaking point.

  • Freeform
    Kal Penn Approves This Message

    Penn sits down with Secretary Hillary Clinton to discuss higher education and the importance of the youth vote.