‘The Americans,’ ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live!’ ‘Roseanne,’ ‘The Terror,’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week


The Terror: Based on a true story: In the 19th century, some Royal Navy ships attempted to explore the Northwest Passage, and … something happened. Series premiere. 8 p.m., AMC

The Zen Diaries of Gary Shandling, Part 1: A documentary on the influence of the great comedian from Judd Apatow. 7 p.m., HBO

One Strange Rock: Darren Aronofsky’s new series explores the history of our planet, Will Smith narrates. Series premiere. 9 p.m. National Geographic Channel

The Good Doctor: Season finale. 9 p.m., ABC


Roseanne: She’s back and she’s … a Trump supporter? Series premiere. 7 p.m., ABC

Splitting Up Together: Jenna Fischer and Oliver Hudson star in this series about a couple whose marriage is rekindled by their divorce. Series premiere. 8:30 p.m., ABC

Baskets: “A game of ‘Hungry Hungry Hippos’ ends in tragedy.” !!!!!!!! Season finale. 9 p.m., FX


The Americans: 1987 — the beginning of the final season. 9 p.m., FX

Alex, Inc.: Zach Braff starts a podcast, I think. Season premiere. 7:30 p.m., ABC

Empire: Cookie uses her prison know-how to save Lucius in the mid-season premiere. 7 p.m., Fox

Star: Carlotta is devastated after the fatal fire. Mid-season premiere. 8 p.m., Fox

Suits: Season premiere. 8 p.m., USA

Andrew Lloyd Weber: Tribute to a Superstar: The legendary composer is celebrated on his 70th birthday. 9 p.m., NBC

Full Frontal: In a special hour-long episode, Samantha travels to Puerto Rico. 9 p.m., TBS

The Trixie & Katya Show: Season finale. 9:30 p.m., Viceland


Supernatural: It’s the Scooby-Doo crossover! 7 p.m., The CW

Siren: MERMAID SHOW. Series premiere. 7 p.m., Freeform

Discovery Special: Invisible Killers: Influenza: In the wake of one of the deadliest flu seasons in recent memory, is this special designed to scare you some more. 7 p.m., Discovery & Science

Scandal: Olivia Pope moves to a new time. 9 p.m., ABC


A Series of Unfortunate Events: There’s going to be a mini-Dr. Horrible reunion this season. Season three available for streaming. Netflix

The Dangerous Book for Boys: Amazon is somehow turning this fun handbook into a fictional series. Series premiere. Amazon

Rapture: A documentary series about the power of rap. Series premiere. Netflix


Girls Trip: The summer hit is finally here, so get aboard the Tiffany Haddish train. 7 p.m., HBO

The Last O.G.: Speaking of Tiffany Haddish, here’s a sneak preview of her new series with Tracy Morgan. 10:30 p.m., TBS


Jesus Christ Superstar Live!: John Legend stars as the man of the hour in this new stage production. 7 p.m., NBC

The Real Housewives of Potomac: Season premiere. 9 p.m., Bravo

The Child in Time: Benedict Cumberbatch and Kelly Macdonald star in this movie about a writer whose life is turned upside down when his daughter goes missing. 8 p.m., PBS

Your Husband is Cheating on Us: A theater producer moves his cast in together while they prepare their production of the play “Your Husband is Cheating on Us.” Series premiere. 8 p.m., Bravo

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