Beyoncé’s ‘Homecoming,’ ‘Ramy,’ ‘Life in Pieces’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week.


American Idol: The top 10 are revealed. I mean, do you really need to watch any of this show before this point, though? 7 p.m., ABC

9-1-1: A power outage makes dealing with multiple explosions difficult for our first responders in this batty show. 8 p.m., Fox

King Kong: The 1933 classic. 7 p.m. TCM


Bless This Mess: I really like Lake Bell and I really like Dax Shepard and I really like Ed Begley, Jr. so I’m rooting for this new sitcom about a big city couple moving to a farm. 8:30 p.m., ABC

The Rookie: Season finale. 9 p.m., ABC

Event Horizon: With the news of that black hole photo, this seems like an appropriate time to revisit this movie. 7:15 p.m. 


Homecoming: A Film by BeyoncéYou’ll know where to find me. Netflix

The Amazing Race: This is back and earlier than planned thanks to Million Dollar Mile being something of a ratings disaster. Season premiere.  8 p.m., CBS

The Magicians: Season finale. 8 p.m., Syfy


Life in Pieces: The family sitcom which is merely mediocre but for whatever reason, I can’t stop watching is back. Season premiere. 7:30 p.m., CBS

Supernatural: Sam, Dean, and Castiel investigate deaths that have a Biblical element to them. So, it’s an episode of Supernatural. 7 p.m., The CW

The Happening: The scariest movie about murderous plants and Marky Mark making this face: 6:27 p.m., Starz Encore


Bosch: Fifth season premiere. Amazon

Lunatics: Chris Lilley is hilarious (but let’s hope he cuts it out with the blackface). Series premiere. Netflix

Brené Brown: The Call to Courage: BE VULNERABLE. DAMMIT. Netflix

Ramy: Ramy Yousef stars in this new sitcom about a young Muslim American man searching for his place in the world. This one is receiving great reviews. Series premiere. Hulu

Last Man Standing: Season premiere. 7 p.m., Fox


BlacKkKlansman: Spike Lee’s Oscar-winning film based on the true story about a black detective who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan. 7 p.m., HBO

The Ten Commandments: Happy Passover, everybody! 6 p.m., ABC

Harry Potter marathon: Begins at 8:30 a.m., USA


Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration: Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, and Stevie Wonder Will Be Joined by Boyz II Men, Chloe X Halle, Ciara, Lamont Dozier, Fantasia, Brian & Eddie Holland,Thelma Houston, Tori Kelly, John Legend, Little Big Town, NE-YO, Pentatonix, Martha Reeves, Valerie Simpson, Mickey Stevenson, and Meghan Trainor are set to perform. 7 p.m., CBS

Madam Secretary: Season finale. 9 p.m., CBS

Game of Thrones: Because I’m going to mention it every week for the next month. 8 p.m., HBO

Leave a Reply