Make us your home page
Instagram

The Feed

What you're talking about today

What to watch this weekend: Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds documentary on HBO, 'Emerald City' on NBC

Following the deaths of these two iconic actors, HBO premieres a special documentary chronicling some of the more intimate parts of their lives together. Airs Saturday, Jan. 7 at 8 p.m.

HBO

Following the deaths of these two iconic actors, HBO premieres a special documentary chronicling some of the more intimate parts of their lives together. Airs Saturday, Jan. 7 at 8 p.m.

6

January

Watch this weekend

FRIDAY

One Day at a Time, 3 a.m., Netflix: Rita Moreno plays the matriarch of the family in this re-imagined series honoring TV legend Norman Lear. Lear executive produces the show following a Cuban-American family led by a recently separated, former military mom.

Grimm, 8 p.m., NBC: It's the last season for this show with a cult following, but the fantasy police procedural is gearing up to go out with a bang.

Sleepy Hollow, 9 p.m., Fox: Ichabod and Jenny are still grieving over Abbie's tragic death in the Season 4 premiere.

NBC

Emerald City, 9 p.m., NBC: A yellow opium road. Crucified scarecrows. Flying monkey drones. Definitely not Kansas.The next trip to Oz is a far cry from the bubbly musicals and stage productions of yore. NBC's small-screen reboot Emerald City is a darker look at the characters and world created by L. Frank Baum more than 100 years ago. The new series twists the story of Dorothy's adventures in Oz into a fantasy epic.

REVIEW: 'Emerald City' on NBC is a sinister trip down the yellow brick road

SATURDAY

HBO

Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

Special: Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, 8 p.m., HBO: In intimate portrait of Hollywood royalty and the story of a family's complicated love starring iconic actors Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds. The two lived in the same Beverly Hills compound when Fisher, 60, died Dec. 27, 2016, and when Reynolds, 84, passed away a day later. The film, directed by Alexis Bloom and Fisher Stevens, features vintage family videos and a look at the quirky lives of these two beloved women.

SUNDAY

The Golden Globes, 8 p.m., NBC: Jimmy Fallon hosts the awards ceremony honoring the best of film and television, including a tribute to Meryl Streep, who receives the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

Contact Chelsea Tatham at [email protected] Follow @chelseatatham.

 

[Last modified: Thursday, January 5, 2017 5:52pm]

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...