Saturday TV: The Durst Lifetime Movie

Katharine-McPhee-Robert-Durst-Set-1-EditedKatharine McPhee is Kathleen Durst in the made-for-TV movie “The Lost Wife of Robert Durst” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.), about the first marriage of the real estate heir who was the subject of “The Jinx” and is on trial for another murder in California. Daniel Gillies also stars in the movie about the woman who went missing after getting on a New York commuter train in 1982.

Elsewhere, there’s another new holiday movie, for next month’s holiday. “Christmas Festival of Ice” (Hallmark, 8 p.m.) stars Taylor Cole as a lawyer who revives her hometown ice sculpture contest and meets a new romantic prospect (Damon Runyon).

The one movie to see tonight, though, is the social commentary and horror mix of Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” (HBO, 8 p.m.), making its premium cable debut.

College football dominates prime time with LSU at Alabama (CBS, 8 p.m.), Virginia Tech at Miami (ABC, 8 p.m.) and Minnesota at Michigan (Fox, 7:30 p.m.).

The four hour “iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina” (Telemundo, 8 p.m.) features performances from Nacho, Gente de Zona, Don Omar, CNCO, Reik, Jesse y Joy and Camila Cabello.

An overweight Shar-Pei gets “My Big Fat Pet Makeover” (Animal Planet, 10 p.m.).

If you ever wondered what happened to this guy, here’s two episode of “Killer Women with Piers Morgan” (Investigation Discovery, 9 and 10 p.m.).

“Murder Made Me Famous” (Reelz, 9 p.m.) looks at the case of the Night Stalker.

Emma Thompson, Adam Sandler, Claire Foy, Cara Delevingne and Morrissey are on a new episode of “The Graham Norton Show” (BBC America, 10 p.m.).

“Ghost Adventures” (Travel, 9 p.m.) goes to Idaho to investigate the Albion State Normal School.

Michael looks forward to his first birthday on the outside on “Released” (OWN, 10 p.m.).

The film “CopyCat Killers” (Reelz, 10 p.m.) looks at a crime that may have been based on the movie “The Purge.”

“Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet” (Animal Planet, 9 p.m.) fixes a bloodhound puppy’s hip.

“The Wonder List with Bill Weir” (CNN, 9 p.m.) reports from New Zealand.

“Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN, 9 p.m.) wraps up her work with three couples with shaky marriages.

On Turner Classic Movies, “The Big Sleep” (8 p.m.) is introduced as an essential, and it’s followed by two other movies about blackmail, “The Little Foxes” (10:15 p.m.) and “The Woman on Pier 13” (12:30 a.m.). Then it’s a pair of Wes Craven horror movies from the 1980s, “Deadly Friend” (2 a.m.) and “Swamp Thing” (3:45 a.m.).

College football begins at noon with games that include Penn State at Michigan State (Fox), Wisconsin at Indiana (ABC), Auburn at Texas A&M (ESPN), Florida at Missouri (ESPN2), Kansas State at Texas Tech (Fox Sports 1), Western Kentucky at Vanderbilt (ESPNU) and East Carolina at Houston (CBS Sports).

It’s Georgia Tech at Virginia (NBC Sports, 3 p.m.).

Games at 3:30 p.m. include Army at Air Force (CBS Sports), South Carolina at Georgia (CBS), Wake Forest at Notre Dame (NBC), Clemson at North Carolina State (ABC), Ohio State at Iowa (ESPN), Iowa State at West Virginia (ESPN2), Stanford at Washington State (Fox) and South Florida at Connecticut (ESPNU).

Later games include Oklahoma at Oklahoma State (Fox Sports 1, 4 p.m.), Nevada at Boise State (ESPNU, 7 p.m.), Colorado State at Wyoming (CBS Sports, 7 p.m.), Texas at TCU (ESPN, 7:15 p.m.), UCF at SMU (ESPN2, 7:15 p.m.), Oregon at Washington (Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m.), San Diego State at San Jose State (ESPNU, 10:30 p.m.), Arizona at USC (ESPN) and BYU at Fresno State (ESPN2, 10:40 p.m.).

In horse racing, the Breeders Cup (NBC, 8 p.m.) is run in Del Mar, Calif.

Hockey has Washington at Boston (NHL, 7 p.m.).

Miranda Lambert plays a new “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 11 p.m., check local listings).

Larry David returns to host a new “Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) with Miley Cyrus. Earlier,

 

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