Witches, one Tiger, comedians, American Gods, and All Creatures Great and Small. Here is a round-up of all the hottest shows this weekend.
Friday, January 8
Drama | Prime Video | Movie
The third feature film of theater director Phyllida Lloyd (Mamma Mia!, The Iron Lady). During a housing crisis in Dublin, a single mother of two builds her own house after leaving her abusive ex-husband.
Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons
Reality | Netflix
A journalist travels to different locations to explore the prison systems.
Drama | Netflix | New
“Arsène Lupin, Gentleman Burglar” sets out to avenge his father’s imprisonment for a crime his dad did not commit.
Pretend It’s a City
Documentary | Netflix | Miniseries
Author Fran Lebowitz talks about the cons and cons of living in New York City. You read that right.
Saturday, January 9
A Discovery of Witches
Drama/Fantasy | Shudder/Sundance Now
A historian unexpectedly conjures up an ancient, bewitched manuscript from Oxford’s library, and gets wrapped up in danger, mystery, and romance.
Sunday, January 10
All Creatures Great and Small
Drama/Family | PBS | 9pm | New
Based on James Herriot’s book about his life in the mid-20th century as a veterinary surgeon in England’s Yorkshire Dales. Starring Nicolas Ralph, Samuel West, Callum Woodhouse, and also the late Diana Rigg.
Drama/Fantasy | Starz | 8pm | Season 3
Marilyn Manson, Blythe Danneri, Iwan Rheon, Danny Trejo, Dominique Jackson, Herizen Guardiola, and rapper Wale all appear with other returning characters in a story that takes us to the town of Lakeside in Neil Gaiman’s story.
Documentary/Sports| HBO | 9pm | Miniseries
A two-part look at the rise, fall, and return of Tiger Woods. Based on a book by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian.