What to Watch Today

Ziwe on Showtime, When Calls the Heart Finale and More

Ziwe Series Premiere

On TV this Sunday: Desus & Mero’s Ziwe Fumudoh launches her own late-night series, When Calls the Heart and The Gloaming wrap their seasons, and Ninja Warrior‘s fiercest females go head to head. Here are 15 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • NBC
    The American Ninja Warrior Women’s Championship

    Two hours: Twelve female warriors compete for the $50,000 prize and title of the first-ever women’s champion.

  • The CW
    DC's Legends of Tomorrow

    Ava hopes her abilities will lead them to the aliens’ location, which may also help them find Sara. (Read premiere post mortem, scoop on upcoming exit.)

  • CBS
    The Equalizer

    Aunt Vi is suspicious after McCall bails on another family night; the daughter of McCall’s late CIA mentor is hunted by a hit squad in France.

  • Fox
    The Simpsons

    Lisa’s shocking college decision hurts Marge; ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos and Nate Silver guest-voice.

  • PBS
    Atlantic Crossing

    Missy grows suspicious of ties between Martha and the president; Olav arrives from England just as America enters the war.

  • Showtime
    City on a Hill

    Jackie confronts Grace, who can no longer deny her sons’ criminal activity; Decourcy finds comfort in Siobhan, who remains calm in the face of tragedy.

  • AMC
    Fear the Walking Dead

    Grace wakes up with amnesia and learns what has transpired in the years she’s been gone.

  • EPIX
    Godfather of Harlem

    Malcolm X fights off attacks on his character and life; an unlikely partnership between Bumpy and Chin Gigante paints targets on their backs.

  • HBO
    The Nevers

    Penance struggles with “a moral calling” that puts her at odds with Amalia’s plans, forcing the orphans to decide whom to follow.

  • Hallmark Channel
    When Calls the Heart

    Season 8 finale: Elizabeth decides who she should be with; the town says goodbye to one of its own. (Get scoop; not yet renewed.)

  • NBC
    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist

    In therapy, Zoey reflects on her “unexpectedly profound” first day working at SPRQPoint. (Is cancellation on the horizon?)

  • Starz
    The Gloaming

    Season 1 finale: Alex is taken prisoner by William and the Crofters; Molly and Gareth face off for the last time.

  • FX

    After Elektra is unjustly arrested, she tasks Blanca to help her dispose of the trunk in her closet before the police find it. (Who was Performer of the Week?)

  • ABC
    The Rookie

    Harper hopes to get Chen ready for undercover duty; Nolan and Bradford hope to deescalate a drug war. (Do Bones and Castle have chemistry?)

  • Showtime

    Series premiere: Desus & Mero scribe Ziwe Fumudoh kickstarts her own late-night show with a discussion on the phenomenon of white women with guest Fran Lebowitz, and hosts a focus group for women named Karen. (Read preview.)