What to Watch Today

VP Debate, Coroner Season 2, Patrick Dempsey's Devils, Animated Doctor Who and More

  • Hulu
    Books of Blood

    Film premiere: Clive Barker’s horror anthology gets a feature-length treatment starring Britt Robertson and Rafi Gavron (Life Unexpected), Anna Friel (Pushing Daisies), Yul Vazquez (Midnight, Texas) and Freda Foh Shen (9-1-1).

  • Netflix
    Hubie Halloween

    Film premiere: An eccentric community volunteer (Adam Sandler) steps in for the police (played by Kevin James and Kenan Thompson) to protect the residents of his hometown from an escaped convict and a mysterious new neighbor; Julie Bowen (Modern Family), Noah Schnapp (Stranger Things), Steve Buscemi (Boardwalk Empire), Maya Rudolph (SNL) and Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) co-star.

  • FS1, MLB Network, TBS
    MLB League Division Series

    NLDS matchups include Braves/Marlins (2 pm, MLBN) and Dodgers/Padres (9 pm, FS1), while ALDS games include A’s/Astros (3:30 pm, TBS) and Yankees/Rays (7 pm, TBS).

  • The CW
    Devils

    Stateside premiere: Patrick Dempsey (Grey’s Anatomy) co-stars in this international thriller about an investment banker (Italian actor Alessandro Borghi) who finds himself the prime suspect in a murder investigation.

  • BBC America
    Doctor Who: Faceless Ones

    This two-night, five-part event is an animated rendering of the mostly missing eighth serial from Season 4, which originally aired from April to May 1967 and starred Patrick Troughton as the Doctor.

  • Fox
    The Masked Singer

    Popcorn, Giraffe, Snow Owls and Sun compete in the Group A playoffs. (Get the latest clues/guesses; the VP debate preempts I Can See Your Voice).

  • ABC
    Pence vs. Harris: The Vice Presidential Debate

    Debate coverage kicks off an hour early with a special edition of 20/20.

  • ABC, C-SPAN, CBS, Fox, NBC, PBS
    Vice Presidential Debate

    Democratic nominee Kamala Harris (possibly with a plexiglass barrier) takes on incumbent VP Mike Pence, live from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City; Susan Page (USA Today) serves as moderator.

  • The CW
    Coroner

    Season 2 premiere: Jenny and McAvoy investigate a devastating fire at a low-income apartment complex; Liam contends with his own demons.

  • FXX
    Archer

    Archer grows smitten with his new valet.