What to Watch this week: “The Crown”'s final season and “Hunger Games” prequel “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes”

What to Watch this week: “The Crown”'s final season and “Hunger Games” prequel “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes”
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Plus, Trolls Band Together rocks its way into theaters, someone from Dr. Crane's past returns to Frasier, and more picks.

Netflix's epic royal drama The Crown wraps up with the death of Princess Diana, Charles and Camila's wedding, and William and Kate's courtship.

Plus, Fear the Walking Dead comes to a deadly end, and the season finales of All Rise, Hotel Portofino, World on Fire, Goosebumps, and more. But some new series also debut: A Murder at the End of the World, NCIS: Sydney, Scott Pilgrim Takes Off, Monarch: Legacy of Monsters.

In theaters, travel back to Panem for the Hunger Games prequel The Ballad of Songbird and Snakes, which focuses on a young Snow (Tom Blyth). Plus, NSYNC reunites for Trolls Band Together, and Michael Fassbender stars in the true story, Next Goal Wins. On Netflix, Colman Domingo stars in Rustin, and go inside the life of the actor and media mogul in the documentary Maxine's Baby: The Tyler Perry Story.

Hear more on all of this week's must-see picks on EW's What to Watch podcast, hosted by Gerrad Hall. Be sure to listen/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, or wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts, or via your own voice-controlled smart speaker (Alexa, Google Home).

What to watch this week

Monday, November 13

Streaming
The Lady Bird Diaries (doc) - Hulu
Hidden Assets (season premiere) - Acorn TV

Check Local Listings
A Town Called Victoria (series debut) - PBS

8 p.m.
90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way - TLC
The Voice - NBC
Holiday Baking Championship - Food Network / Max
Kitchen Nightmares - Fox

9 p.m.
Below Deck Mediterranean - Bravo
Basketball Wives - VH1
The Family Chantel - TLC
Love Island Games - Peacock
Special Forces: World's Toughest Test - Fox
Love Has Won: The Cult of Mother God (docuseries debut) - HBO / Max

10 p.m.
Basketball Wives: Orlando - VH1
30 Coins - HBO / Max
American Dad - TBS
Blackberry (limited series debut) - AMC / AMC+

11 p.m.
The Daily Show (with guest host Leslie Jones) - Comedy Central
Barmageddon (season premiere) - USA

Tuesday, November 14

Streaming
The Boulet Brothers' Dragula - Shudder, AMC+
A Murder at the End of the World (series debut) - Hulu
Pay or Die (doc) - Paramount+
Trevor Wallace: Pterodactyl (comedy special) - Amazon Prime Video
JFK: What the Doctors Saw (doc) - Paramount+
How to Become a Mob Boss (docuseries) - Netflix

Check Local Listings
Native America (season finale) - PBS

Movies
Your Lucky Day - VOD
Medicine Man: The Stan Brock Story (doc) - In theaters via Fathom Events
Americanish - VOD
Plan C (doc) - VOD
On Fire - Digital, VOD

6 p.m.
The Netflix Cup (special event) - Netflix

8 p.m.
Dancing With the Stars - ABC / Disney+
Catfish: The TV Show - MTV
Street Outlaws vs. the World - Discovery / Max
The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City - Bravo
Chopped: Julia Child's Kitchen (tournament premiere) - Food Network
NCIS: Sydney (series debut) - CBS
Name That Tune - Fox

9 p.m.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life - TLC / Max
The Voice - NBC
The Oval - BET
Wipeout - TBS
Beat Bobby Flay: Holiday Throwdown - Food Network / Max
Love Island Games - Peacock
Jay-Z and Gayle King: Brooklyn's Own (special) - CBS
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (season premiere) - The CW
Winter House - Bravo

10 p.m.
Welcome to Plathville - TLC / Max
Welcome to Wrexham (season finale) - FX (next day on Hulu)
Found - NBC
FBI True - CBS
Blackberry - AMC / AMC+
Press Your Luck - ABC

Wednesday, November 15

Streaming
Black Cake - Hulu
The Buccaneers - Apple TV+
The Santa Clauses - Disney+
Matt Rife: Natural Selection (comedy special) - Netflix
Brawn: The Impossible Formula 1 Story (docuseries debut) - Hulu
Irvine Welsh's Crime (season premiere) - BritBox

Check Local Listings
Spy in the Ocean, A Nature Miniseries - PBS

Movies
Rose - In theaters
Dolly Parton's Rockstar Global First Listen Event (one-night special event) - In theaters

8 p.m.
The Masked Singer - Fox
Survivor - CBS
Sullivan's Crossing - The CW
The Challenge - MTV
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills - Bravo
Celebrity Jeopardy! - ABC
Quantum Leap - NBC

9 p.m.
Snake Oil - Fox
The Spencer Sisters - The CW
Sistas - BET
The Real Housewives of Miami - Bravo
Love Island Games - Peacock
Guy's Grocery Games - Food Network
Fixer Upper: The Hotel - Magnolia / Discovery+
Help! I Wrecked My House - HGTV
David Holmes: The Boy Who Lived (doc) - HBO / Max
Expedition Unknown (season premiere) - Discovery Channel
Selling Sunset (reunion special) - Netflix
Celebrity Wheel of Fortune - ABC
Magnum P.I. - NBC
CMT Smashing Glass (music special) - CMT

9:30 p.m.
The Amazing Race - CBS
Cribs (season premiere) - MTV

10 p.m.
SurrealEstate - SYFY
The $100,000 Pyramid - ABC
Blackberry (series finale) - AMC / AMC+
Cribs - MTV

Thursday, November 16

Streaming
The Kardashians - Hulu
Frasier - Paramount+
Wicked City - AllBlk
The Vanishing Triangle - Sundance Now, AMC+
Kingdom Business - BET+
Rap Sh!t - Max
Colin From Accounts - Paramount+
Sesame Street - Max
Drive With Swizz Beatz (docuseries debut) - Hulu
Julia (season premiere) - Max
The Crown (final season premiere, part 1) - Netflix
Best. Christmas. Ever. (movie) - Netflix
House of Kardashian (docuseries debut) - Peacock
Mutt (movie) - Netflix, VOD

Check Local Listings
Little Bird (season finale) - PBS

8 p.m.
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - MTV
Hell's Kitchen - Fox
The Golden Bachelor - ABC
Son of a Critch - The CW

9 p.m.
Southern Charm - Bravo
All Star Shore - MTV
Lego Masters - Fox
Transplant - NBC
Keke Wyatt's World (season finale) - WE tv
Love Island Games - Peacock
Christmas Cookie Challenge - Food Network
Ghosts (U.K. series' U.S. debut) - CBS
Bachelor in Paradise - ABC

9:30 p.m.
Everyone Else Burns - The CW

10 p.m.
Accused: Guilty or Innocent? - A&E
House of Villains - E!

Friday, November 17

Streaming
Lessons in Chemistry - Apple TV+
Goosebumps (season finale) - Disney+, Hulu
Invincible - Amazon Prime Video
For All Mankind - Apple TV+
Scott Pilgrim Takes Off (animated series debut) - Peacock
Monarch: Legacy of Monsters (series debut) - Apple TV+
Twin Love (series debut) - Amazon Prime Video

Movies
The Holiday Shift - The Roku Channel
EXmas - Amazon Freevee
A Family Affair - Netflix
The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes - In theaters
Trolls Band Together - In theaters
Next Goal Wins - In theaters
Please Don't Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain - Peacock
Thanksgiving - In theaters
Dashing Through the Snow - Disney+
The Disappearance of Shere Hite - In theaters
Saltburn - In limited theaters
Rustin - Netflix
Biosphere - AMC+
Beyond the Aggressives: 25 Years Later (doc) - In select theaters
When Time Got Louder - In theaters, VOD
Maxine's Baby: The Tyler Perry Story (doc) - Amazon Prime Video

8 p.m.
On Patrol: First Shift - Reelz
Gold Rush - Discovery
Ready to Love: Make a Move - OWN
The Wall - NBC
Let's Make a Deal Primetime - CBS
Navigating Christmas (movie) - Hallmark
The Last Cowboy (season premiere) - CMT
Shark Tank - ABC

9 p.m.
Love After Lockup (season finale) - WE tv
On Patrol: Live - Reelz
Dateline - NBC
20/20 - ABC
Bering Sea Gold - Discovery
Raid the Cage - CBS
Shining Vale - Starz
FBoy Island - The CW
Love Island Games - Peacock
Belle Collective - OWN

10 p.m.
Real Time With Bill Maher - HBO

Saturday, November 18

8 p.m.
On Patrol: First Shift - Reelz
Love & Marriage: Huntsville - OWN
Planet Earth III - BBC America / AMC+
A Merry Scottish Christmas (movie) - Hallmark
Christmas Plus One (movie) - Lifetime
Prosecuting Evil With Kelly Siegler (series debut) - Oxygen
Kennedy (docuseries debut) - History Channel

9 p.m.
On Patrol: Live - Reelz
All Rise (season finale) - OWN
Kennedy - History Channel

10 p.m.
Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet - NatGeo Wild
Kennedy - History Channel

11:30 p.m.
Saturday Night Live (host Jason Momoa; musical guest Tate McRae) - NBC

Sunday, November 19

Streaming
Lawmen: Bass Reeves - Paramount+

Check Local Listings
Hotel Portofino (season finale) - PBS
World on Fire (season finale) - PBS
Annika - PBS

7 p.m.
Final Moments - Oxygen

7:30 p.m.
60 Minutes - CBS

8 p.m.
Unsellable Houses - HGTV / Max
90 Day Fiancé - TLC / Max
Homestead Rescue (season premiere) - Discovery / Max
The Simpsons - Fox
The Real Housewives of Potomac - Bravo
Holiday Hotline (movie) - Hallmark
Planes, Trains, and Christmas Trees (movie) - Lifetime
The Elf on the Shelf: Sweet Showdown (series debut) - Food Network / Max
Kennedy - History Channel

8:30 p.m.
Krapopolis - Fox

9 p.m.
Bob's Burgers - Fox
Fear the Walking Dead (series finale) - AMC
The Gilded Age - HBO / Max
Fellow Travelers - Showtime
Holiday Wars - Food Network / Max
Love Island Games - Peacock
On the Fly: Adventures at Altitude - Smithsonian Channel
Kennedy - History Channel
Married to Medicine - Bravo

9:30 p.m.
Family Guy - Fox

10 p.m.
Sister Wives - TLC
The Curse - Showtime
Kennedy - History Channel

11 p.m.
Rick and Morty - Adult Swim
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver - HBO

*times are ET and subject to change

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