The Oscars, ‘Atlanta,’ ‘UnREAL,’ ‘Good Girls,’ ‘The Looming Tower,’ and everything else you don’t wan to miss on TV this week

 

MONDAY

Good Girls: Retta, Christine Hendricks, and Mae Whitman star as women who find themselves in a bit of trouble after they rob a supermarket. Series premiere. 9 p.m., NBC

UnREAL: This season: The Bachelorette. Season premiere. 9 p.m., Lifetime

iZombie: Liv investigates the murder of a Seahawks fan in the season premiere. 8 p.m., The CW

Living Biblically: In this new series, the dad from the Real O’Neals decides to live by the dictates of the Bible for some reason. Series premiere. 8:30 p.m., CBS

McMafia: Russians be mobsters in this BBC series. Series premiere. 9 p.m., AMC

The Voice: LALALALALA. Season premiere. 7 p.m., NBC

Final Space: A new animated series from Conan O’Brien’s production company. Series premiere. 9:30 p.m., TBS

TUESDAY

The Push: Can an ordinary person be turned into a murderer? This insane series tries to find out by tricking some poor soul who does not appear to be in on the experiment. I WOULD SUE EVERYONE. Series premiere. Netflix

Unsolved: The Murders of Biggie and Tupac: Josh Duhamel somehow is the star in this miniseries about the murders of the rap stars. Series premiere. 9 p.m., USA

This is Us: Bachelor/Bachelorette party time! And somehow they’ll make us cry over this, too. 8 p.m., NBC

WEDNESDAY

The Looming Tower: This miniseries is based on the Lawrence Wright book about how the 9/11 attacks happened. Sounds light. Hulu

Designated Survivor: Kirkman deal with his grief in the mid-season premiere. 9 p.m., ABC

Survivor: GHOST ISLAND. I am pretty sure there will be actual ghosts. Season premiere. 7 p.m., CBS

THURSDAY

Atlanta: It’s the “Robin Season.” Season premiere. 9 p.m., FX

A.P. Bio: Hey, this dark — but very funny — little series is back in its regular time. 7:30 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., NBC

Gotham: The Toy Maker is hired to kill a doctor in the mid-season premiere. 7 p.m., Fox

FRIDAY

MasterChef Junior: The kids are back to make you feel shitty about your knife skills. Season premiere. 7 p.m., Fox

Once Upon a Time: The final chapter begins. Mid-season premiere. 7 p.m., ABC

Frontline: A look at that monster Harvey Weinstein. 8 p.m., PBS

SATURDAY

Saturday Night Live: Sir Charles and Migos 10:30 p.m., NBC

Alien: Covenant: It’s not supposed to be great, but I had to put down something. Watch Netflix. 7 p.m., HBO

SUNDAY

The Academy Awards: The fanciest of the fancy awards ceremonies. Red Carpet begins at 5:30, Ceremony at 7 p.m., ABC

The Good Fight: Season two. CBS All Access

Crashing: I’m enamored of this sweet little series based on Pete Holmes’ life. Season finale. 9:30 p.m., HBO

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