What’s on TV on Saturday: ‘Mahalia’ for life and more

During the coronavirus crisis, the Los Angeles Times is making some temporary changes to our print sections. The prime-time TV grid is broken in print, but an expanded version can be found in your Daily Times eNewspaper. You can find a printable PDF online at: latimes.com/whats-on-tv.


Saturday Night Live Daniel Kaluuya (“Judas and the Black Messiah”) moderates with the musical guest St. Vincent. 8:29 PM and 11:29 PM NBC

Playing time with boomer Esiason Julius Erving discusses his career with the former NFL quarterback. 9 p.m. CBS

Final Space (N) 10:30 p.m. Cartoon Network


Baseball The Atlanta Braves visit the Philadelphia Phillies at 1 p.m. FS1; The Dodgers visit the Colorado Rockies at 5 p.m. FS1 and SportsNetLA. The Chicago White Sox visit the Angels at 6 p.m. FS Prime

2021 NCAA men’s basketball tournament final four: Houston v Baylor, 2 p.m. CBS; UCLA v Gonzaga, 5 p.m. CBS

College Softball Kentucky visits Tennessee, 3 p.m. ESPN2; Florida visits Georgia at 5 p.m. ESPN

NHL Hockey The San Jose Sharks visit the Kings, 7 p.m. Fox Sports Net



Good morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good morning America Daryn Carp; Dr. Michelle Henry. (N) 9 a.m. KABC


CBS News Sunday morning (N) 6 a.m. KCBS

Good morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC

Union Energy Minister Jennifer Granholm. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Governor Tate Reeves (R-Miss.). Deputy Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.). (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

Fareed Zakaria GPS WHO Inquiry into the Origins of COVID-19: Peter Daszak, EcoHealth Alliance. President Biden’s great politics push: Author Niall Ferguson (“Downfall: The Politics of Disaster”); Author Jon Meacham, (“His Truth Marches On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope”). Germany’s experience with COVID-19: Melissa Eddy, New York Times. (N) 7 am and 10 am CNN

Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo Atty. Gen. Ken Paxton (R-Texas); Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.); Chad Wolf; Author Candace Owens (“Blackout”). (N) 7 a.m. and 12 p.m. Fox News

Face the Nation Cecilia Rouse, Council of Economic Advisers. Rep. Ritchie Torres (RN.Y.). Jonathan Nez, Navajo Nation. Dr. Seth Berkley, the Vaccine Alliance. Sister Norma Pimentel, Rio Grande Valley Catholic Charity. Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb. (N) 7:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. KCBS

Meet the Transport Secretary Pete Buttigieg. Senator Roger Wicker (R-Miss.). Author Michael Osterholm (“Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs”). Panel: Yamiche Alcindor; María Teresa Kumar; Rich Lowry; Amy Walter, the cook’s political report. (N) 8 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. KNBC; 1 a.m. MSNBC

This week with George Stephanopoulos Sec. of Transport Pete Buttigieg. Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.). Panel: Chris Christie; Cream emanuel; Sarah Isgur; Yvette Simpson. (N) 8 a.m. and 2 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace, Director of the National Economic Council, Brian Deese. Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.). Author Michael Osterholm (“Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs”). Senate Chaplain Barry Black. Panel: Doug Heye; Kristin Soltis Anderson; Juan Williams. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. Fox News

Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter Derek Chauvin’s Trial of George Floyd’s Death: Sara Sidner; Kethevane Gorjestani, France24. How the media landscape changed in the Biden era: Jim Acosta; Annie Karni, the New York Times. On the Matt Gaetz Scandal: Abigail Tracy, Vanity Fair; David Zurawik, Baltimore Sun. The pandemic information environment; Vaccine misdirection: Derek Thompson, Atlantic. (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Liz Claman; Handle Jenkins; Kat Timpf; Glenn Greenwald; Hogan Gidley. (N) 8 p.m. Fox News

Tristan Harris, co-founder of the Frank Buckley Interview Center for Humane Technology. 4:30 p.m. and 12:05 a.m. KTLA

60 minutes (N) 7 p.m. KCBS


Carol In 1950s Manhattan, a shop girl (Rooney Mara) meets a beautiful, elegant elderly woman (Cate Blanchett) who is leafing through the dolls’ displays. In a short time, the two develop a bond that becomes a love with complicated consequences in Todd Haynes’ adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s “The Price of Salt” from 2015. 6.45 p.m. TCM

The Ten Commandments Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner and Anne Baxter star in Cecil B. DeMille’s last film, the 1956 biblical epic about the life of Moses. Yvonne De Carlo, Nina Foch, John Derek and Vincent Price Costar, with little Fraser Heston as baby Moses. 7 p.m. ABC

Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia This new biographical drama tells the life and career of one of America’s greatest black gospel singers, and focuses on a conflicted period in US history marked by racial segregation. Danielle Brooks (“Orange is the new black”) is cast in the title role with costar Jason Dirden. 8 p.m. lifetime

A Perfect Wedding An engaged couple (Taylor Cole, Jack Turner) are fed up after postponing their wedding several times for work. That’s why they book the chalet they fell in love with and plan an intimate ceremony with loved ones in 10 days. Rukiya Bernard and Dewshane Williams also star in this new romance. 9 p.m. Hallmark

The Wizard of Oz Judy Garland stars in this classic adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s 1939 Fantasy. Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Margaret Hamilton and Frank Morgan also star. 10:30 p.m. TNT

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) 8 p.m. FXX

Dazed and Confused (1993) 8 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. Paramount

The Bridge on the Kwai (1957) 8 o’clock TCM

Monsters University (2013) 8:02 am Encore

Ray (2004) 8:20 a.m. HBO

Waiting for an Exhale (1995) 9:10 a.m. Epix

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) 9:30 am WGN America

Inside Out (2015) 9:49 am Encore

Tully (2018) 9:53 a.m. Cinemax

Girls Trip (2017) 10 p.m. FX

Crazy Rich Asians (2018) 10 a.m. TNT

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2001) 10:30 am USA

Ford v Ferrari (2019) 10:55 a.m. HBO

Knocked Up (2007) 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Bravo

Bullitt (1968) 11 o’clock TCM

Lilo & Stitch (2002) 11:10 a.m. Freeform

The SpongeBob movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015) Noon Nickelodeon

The murder of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford (2007) 12:30 p.m. Showtime

Ex Machina (2015) 1 p.m. TMC

Caged (1950) 1:15 p.m. TCM

Friday Night Lights (2004) 1:23 PM and 11:02 PM Encore

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Fucked Me (1999) 1:25 PM Pop

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) 1:25 p.m. USA

Air Force One (1997) 1:30 p.m. Ovation

Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) 1:56 p.m. Starz

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) 2 p.m. Nickelodeon

True Grit (2010) 2:10 p.m. HBO

Wanted (2008) 3 p.m. A & E.

Calamity Jane (1953) 3 p.m. TCM

No Land for Old Men (2007) 3 p.m. TMC

The Good Dinosaur (2015) 3:15 p.m. Freeform

RoboCop (1987) 3:15 p.m. Showtime

Sing (2016) 3:30 p.m. FX

Friday (1995) 3:35 p.m. VH1

Yentl (1983) 3:45 p.m. KCET

Grease (1978) 4; 6:30; 9 am and 11:30 pm Sundance

Despicable Me (2010) 4 p.m. TOON

Fight With My Family (2019) 4:30 p.m. Epix

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) 4:30 p.m. FXX

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) 4:35 p.m. USA

About Last Night … (1986) 5pm KCOP

Moneyball (2011) 5 p.m. AMC

Cliffhanger (1993) 5 p.m. Ovation

Carefree (1938) 5 p.m. TCM

Back to the Future (1985) 5:15 p.m. IFC

Hercules (1997) 5:20 p.m. Freeform

Friends with Benefits (2011) 5:30 p.m. MTV

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) 6pm FX

Gladiator (2000) 6:30 p.m. Syfy

As Good As It Can Be (1997) 6:38 p.m. Encore

Silver Linings Playbook (2012) 6:57 p.m. Showtime

Easy A (2010) 7 p.m. Comedy Central

Charlie’s Angels (2000) 7 p.m. Ovation

Zootopia (2016) 7:25 p.m. Freeform

A Star Is Born (2018) 7:30 p.m. TNT

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) 7:35 p.m. USA

Last time I saw Paris (1954) 8 p.m. KVCR

Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) 8 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. Epix

Ted (2012) 8 p.m. HBO

Back to the Future Part II (1989) 8 p.m. IFC

Steel Magnolias (1989) 9 p.m. Encore

Cat on a hot tin roof (1958) 9 p.m. TCM

That what you do! (1996) 9:35 am Epix

Royal Wedding (1951) 9:58 p.m. KVCR

Green Room (2015) 10:15 p.m. TMC

Back to the Future Part III (1990) 10:30 p.m. IFC

Charade (1963) 11 p.m. TCM

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