What to Watch Today

Vice Principals Ends, Star Trek: Discovery Midseason Finale, Lauren Graham on Curb and More

  • MTV
    MTV EMAs

    Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes, Eminem, Kesha, Camila Cabello and Liam Payne are scheduled to perform; U2 receives the Global Icon Award; Rita Ora hosts. (A pre-show airs at 2 pm.)

  • Starz

    Jamie and Claire set sail for the West Indies on an urgent quest; the ship’s crew looks for someone to blame after a string of bad luck.

  • CBS All Access
    Star Trek: Discovery

    Midseason finale: Lorca disobeys orders in an attempt to put a stop to the war with the Klingons once and for all. (Get return date.)

  • CBS All Access
    No Activity

    Series premiere: In this adaptation of the Australian comedy, original series lead Patrick Brammall and SNL vet Tim Meadows play low-level cops on the verge of a major drug cartel bust. (Watch trailer; episodes will be released weekly.)

  • Fox

    Annie installs artificial intelligence “Sam” (Parenthood‘s Dax Shepard) to help manage the Bureau Underground in Captain Lafrey’s absence.

  • Showtime

    Frank enters the workforce; Fiona deals with an eviction; Lip tries to wreck Charlie’s chances with Sierra. (Psst… hear the good news?)

  • HBO
    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Larry upsets a hot yoga teacher, gets into it with an unfair Uber driver and has a very promising first date (with guest star Lauren Graham).

  • Showtime

    Bridget fantasizes about what it would be like to be a wealthy, stay-at-home mom; Nelson vaccinates Larry without telling Rafi. (Thoughts on the series premiere?)

  • CBS
    Madam Secretary

    Henry disagrees with POTUS and Elizabeth, who refuse to negotiate with the Taliban for the release of an American CIA agent. (When does Grey’s alum Sara Ramirez join the cast?)

  • HBO
    Vice Principals

    Series finale: The school year comes to a shocking conclusion — and that’s about all we’re allowed to say.

  • AMC
    AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics

    Series premiere: This anthological docuseries begins with the Walking Dead creator’s deep dive into the birth of Marvel Comics and its founders Jack Kirby and Stan Lee.

  • HBO
    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

    Season 4 finale: There’s no telling what Oliver will do to cap his fourth year on air, but it’s hard to imagine he tops blowing up 2016. (Get renewal status.)