Next Week in TV 3/1: Timeless With the Doctor, and More!

By Scott, DRWHO42, and Alyssa

With a lot going on around the world lately, watching a television show or movie doesn’t sound so bad right now. This week does have a lot to offer, so let’s dive right in.

On Sunday, Whovians will be joining the Doctor for one last ride before the current season of Doctor Who ends. What answers will the Doctor find in the series’ 12th season finale? Will her companions be able to survive their current (and dire) situation? Find out tonight (at 8 p.m. ET) on BBC America. Do note that showrunner Chris Chibnall will be returning for another season and it will air sometime next year. Jodie Whittaker, meanwhile, has stated that she will be playing the Doctor for (at least) another year.

Also debuting on Sunday is AMC’s Dispatches From Elsewhere (10:08 p.m. ET). The series itself is about “Four ordinary people who feel there’s something missing in their lives … they stumble onto a puzzle hiding just behind the veil of everyday life.” Catch another new episode on Monday, March 2nd at 10:15 p.m. ET.

On Monday, National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games concludes its current season on this night (9 p.m. ET). On FX, a brand-new comedy series called Breeders debuts an hour later on that network. It stars Martin Freeman and Daisy Haggard; the series itself will explore how harsh it is to be a parent.

On Thursday, Netflix’s Castlevania series returns early in the morning. On HULU, many can catch the series premiere of Devs, and it is about a computer engineer investigating a ‘secretive division’ in her company, that may be behind the disappearance of her boyfriend.

On Friday morning, Apple TV+ will house the whole first season/series debut of Amazing Stories. This new take on the popular 1980s show is a “re-imagining of the classic anthology series.” So, check it out!

As for everything else airing soon, the listing itself will assist you on your viewing search, and it is located below. As always, do let us know what you will be watching when visiting the FoCC forum. Do take care, everyone!

DRWHO42’s picks:
New: DOCTOR WHO!!, Strike Back!, Dispatched from Elsewhere
On-going: 9-1-1: Lone Star, FBI, War of the Worlds, Hunters, Chilling Tales of Sabrina, Legends of Tomorrow, The Outsider, FBI: Most Wanted, Manifest, Supergirl, The Flash, Batwoman, Arrow, 9-1-1, Prodigal Son, FBI, Fresh off the Boat, Stumptown, SNL, Criminal:UK, Titans,

Binge / Re-watch: Lost in Space, Jack Ryan, The Witcher (finished and re-watching the greatness)

Mario Wario’s picks:
New: Doctor Who (season finale).
On-going: Star Trek: Picard, The Walking Dead, Doctor Who, The Clone Wars, Outlander, DC/CW shows, Strike Back, and Supernatural.
Binge / Stack: The Witcher.

Alyssa’s picks for Disney+, CBSAA, Over-The-Air(OTA), Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Prime:
OTA: The Rookie, Lego Masters, Tommy, 911: Lone Star, The NCIS shows, FBI, All Rise, Stumptown and Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.
Stream: Star Wars: Clone Wars, Locke & Key, Star Trek: Discovery, and Star Trek: Picard
Rewatch: The Witcher, The Boys, The Runaways, and Jack Ryan

Editor’s note: All times listed below are Eastern and nerd/geek interest are highlighted in PINK.

Sunday, March 01, 2020
3:01 am
NETFLIX Go! Go! Cory Carson [Complete 2nd Season Premiere]
10:30 am
NICK Lego Jurassic World: The Monsters and the Mech! [1st Season Finale]
8:00 pm
BBCA Doctor Who: The Timeless Children [12th Season Finale]
10:08 pm
AMC Dispatches From Elsewhere: Peter [Series Premiere]

Dispatches From Elsewhere centers around four ordinary people who feel there’s something missing in their lives, but they can’t quite put their finger on what it is. This diverse foursome is brought together by chance – or perhaps it’s by design – when they stumble onto a puzzle hiding just behind the veil of everyday life. As they begin to accept the mysterious Dispatches from Elsewhere challenges, they come to find that the mystery winds deeper than they imagined, and their eyes are opened to a world of possibility and magic. Click here for more information.

Monday, March 02, 2020
9:00 pm
NGC Brain Games: Tiffany Haddish: Movie Magic [8th Season Finale]
10:00 pm
FX Breeders: No Sleep / No Places [One-Hour Series Premiere]

Breeders, a new comedy series on FX starring Martin Freeman and Daisy Haggard, explores the paradox that every parent knows but never admits: you would willingly die for your children, but quite often you also want to kill them. Martin Freeman stars as “Paul,” a caring father discovering he’s not quite the man he thought he was. His partner in this impossibly steep parental climb is “Ally” (Daisy Haggard), who runs a recording studio, makes Paul laugh and has the ability to read a story to their children while she’s technically asleep. Click here for more information.

10:15 pm
AMC Dispatches From Elsewhere: Simone [Time Slot Premiere]
10:30 pm
E! In the Room: Chris Pratt

Tuesday, March 03, 2020
9:00 pm
FOX Empire: Can’t Truss ‘Em [6th Mid-Season Premiere]

Wednesday, March 04, 2020
8:00 pm
ABC Volcano Live! With Nik Wallenda [Two-Hour Special]
8:30 pm
FREEFORM Party of Five: Diaspora [90-Minute/1st Season Finale]
10:00 pm
FXX Dave: The Gander / Dave’s First [One-Hour Series Premiere]

The half-hour comedy series is based on the life story of rapper and comedian Dave Burd. Click here for more information.

FREEFORM Good Trouble: Trap Heals [2nd Season Finale]

Thursday, March 05, 2020
3:01 am
NETFLIX Castlevania [Complete 3rd Season Premiere]
HULU Devs: Episode 1/2 [Series Premiere]

A computer engineer investigates the secretive development division in her company, which she believes is behind the disappearance of her boyfriend. Click here for more information.

SUNDANCE NOW Idiomatic Complete 1st Season/Series Premiere]

Timely and savagely funny, Idiomatic follows the life and times of an urban, bilingual, environmentally conscious left-wing couple in their thirties. Trouble ensues when they are forced to move to an upper-class neighborhood, into an apartment owned by Micke’s wealthy parents, who also live next door. Click here for more information.

NETFLIX Mighty Little Bheem: Festival of Colors [Special]
8:00 pm
FREEFORM Grown-ish: Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number [3rd Mid-Season Finale]
10:00 pm
FX Better Things: Steady Rain / She’s Fifty [One-Hour 4th Season Premiere]
FXX Cake: Brodeo / Gene Therapy [One-Hour 2nd Season Premiere]

Friday, March 06, 2020
3:01 am
Apple TV+ Amazing Stories [Complete 1st Season/Series Premiere]

From visionary executive producers Steven Spielberg, Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz, this re-imagining of the classic anthology series transports everyday characters into worlds of wonder, possibility, and imagination. Click here for more information.

NETFLIX Spenser Confidential [Movie]

Spenser, an ex-cop and ex-con, teams up with aspiring fighter Hawk to uncover a sinister conspiracy tied to the deaths of two Boston police officers. Click here for more information.

NETFLIX Guilty [Movie]

When a teen and her family’s hired servant turn up dead, inept police bungle the inquiry and wind up fingering a controversial prime suspect. Click here for more information.

NETFLIX Paradise PD [Complete 2nd Season Premiere]
NETFLIX The Protector [Complete 3rd Season Premiere]
NETFLIX Ugly Delicious [Complete 2nd Season Premiere]
AMAZON Zerozerozero [Complete 1st Season/Series Premiere]

ZeroZeroZero series follows the journey of a cocaine shipment, from the moment a powerful cartel of Italian criminals decides to buy it until the cargo is delivered and paid for, passing through its packaging in Mexico and shipment across the Atlantic Ocean. Click here for more information.

11:00 pm
FX The Most Dangerous Animal of All: The Truth [1st Season Finale]

Saturday, March 07, 2020
10:00 pm
HBO The Shop

In collaboration with LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s Uninterrupted, HBO Sports presents unfiltered conversation and debate from the biggest names in sports and entertainment. Click here for more information.

Mario Wario

Scott is a Spidey/Funko/video game fanatic, yet going to a pop culture convention is always his goal. Yes, he is also a fan of Mario and Wario. You can follow him on Twitter @ScottyTheWise.

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