On TV this Tuesday: Kumail Nanjiani stars in true-crime saga Welcome to Chippendales, Trevor Noah headlines a Netflix stand-up special and New Amsterdam scrubs out for the holidays. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern. (Also check out our weekly TVLine-Up of premieres and finales, plus our monthly streaming guide.)
What to Watch Today
Chippendales Premiere, Trevor Noah Special, New Amsterdam Breaks, ABC Exits Paradise and More
Morgan Freeman narrates the six-part docuseries examining how our universe has evolved over billions of years, and its inextricable link to life on Earth.
Trevor Noah: I Wish You Could
The stand-up comedian — who is set to depart The Daily Show on Dec. 8 — shares revelations about modern communication and his love for curry.
Welcome to Chippendales
Limited series premiere (first two episodes): Kumail Nanjiani plays Indian immigrant Somen “Steve” Banerjee, the unlikely founder of the male-stripping empire; Murray Bartlett, Juliette Lewis, Annaleigh Ashford, Andrew Rannells and Dan Stevens co-star.
Bachelor In Paradise
Season 8 finale: Fans of The Bachelor franchise get four hours of their lives back, as this inexplicable, twice-weekly cycle comes to an end.
In the series’ penultimate episode, Ralph Angel gets another opportunity to win back the Bordelon land, while Dominic contemplates an important offer.
Mary receives a call from an old family friend; Latika questions her future as a Hunter; John’s commitment to the Hunt worries Mary.
Fall finale (two episodes, special time): Max learns a hard truth; Wilder receives an offer; Bloom makes an unexpected move; Reynolds must choose between a chance for love and precious time with his father.
Jason realizes that his parents are to blame for the reason he finds himself in grave danger; Victoria and Donald’s deceptive plan appears to be working.
FBI: Most Wanted
Thanksgiving plans are put on hold when the team is called in to investigate a shooting at a Buddhist temple; Remy and April make a tough decision.
The Rookie: Feds
The team responds to a hostage crisis involving police deputies after a father and daughter are kidnapped on Thanksgiving.