What to Watch Today

Wet Hot Summer Sequel, @Midnight Ends and More


On TV this Friday: Wet Hot American Summer picks up Ten Years Later, @Midnight gets a special hour-long sendoff and The Great British Baking Show crowns its latest champ. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Amazon
    Comrade Detective

    Series premiere: (all six episodes): This live-action cop comedy, set in 1980s Romania, has Channing Tatum (Magic Mike) and Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Inception) dubbing lines for the Romanian-speaking detectives. (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Wet Hot American Summer

    Ten Years Later premiere (all eight episodes): This follow-up finds the Camp Firewood gang gather for their 10-year reunion; new cast members include Adam Scott (Parks and Rec), Dax Shepard (Parenthood), Alyssa Milano (Charmed), Mark Feuerstein (Royal Pains) and Marlo Thomas (That Girl). (Watch trailer.)

  • Netflix
    Voltron: Legendary Defender

    Season 3 premiere (all seven episodes): The paladins are left without anyone capable of piloting the black lion following Shiro’s disappearance.

  • CBS
    WE Day

    Selena Gomez hosts this special celebrating individualism and the power to make changes in one’s community; guests include Oprah Winfrey, Alicia Keys, Demi Lovato, Seth Rogen, James Franco and Miss Piggy.

  • Disney Channel
    Raven's Home

    Raven’s landlord bumps up the rent after learning that Chelsea and Levi have moved in; Nia and Booker hold a yard sale in an effort to help make up the difference.

  • PBS
    The Great British Baking Show

    Season 4 finale (two episodes): One last elimination leaves just three bakers standing — and only one can be crowned best amateur baker.

  • HBO
    Real Time With Bill Maher

    Guests include former VP Al Gore, Republican pollster Kristen Soltis Anderson, Bloomberg correspondent Joshua Green, CNN contributor Michael Weiss and political activist Ralph Reed, Jr.

  • Syfy
    Wynonna Earp

    Wynonna approaches Doc with a seemingly impossible decision; Waverly is terrorized by a former acquaintance. (Psst, hear the good news?)

  • HBO
    Room 104

    James Van Der Beek stars in this second installment, about a pizza delivery man who (in 30 minutes or less?) gets entangled in a couple’s twisted games.

  • Comedy Central
    @Midnight With Chris Hardwick

    Series finale (60 minutes): Chris Hardwick is done giving out points, as the late-night game show comes to an end after 600 episodes. (Yep, cancelled.)