Saturday TV: ‘Three Billboards’

frances-mcdormandA couple of Oscar contenders make their premium cable debut tonight. with Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell in Martin McDonagh’s “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” (HBO, 8 p.m.) and Timothée Chalamet in the coming of age “Call me By Your Name” (Starz, 8 p.m.).

But there is also the freewheeling “Baby Driver” (Showtime, 7 p.m.).

On the made for TV romance “A Summer to Remember” (Hallmark, 9 p.m.), Catherine Bell (“The Good Witch”) plays an ER doctor goes to Fiji after her father dies. Cameron Mathison is the love interest.

Quite another story is found in the movie “Killer Twin” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.), in which a woman’s life is bedeviled by a long lost twin. Lindsay hartley plays both parts; Jason Cermak and Candice Hunter also star.

Brian Dawkins, Ray Lewis, Randy Moss and Brian Urlacher go to Canton, Ohio to be inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony: Class of 2018 (ESPN, 7 p.m.) along with Jerry Kramer, Robert Brazile, Bobby Beathard and Terrell Owens.

Islands are born and grow on “Planet Earth: South Pacific” (BBC America, 9 p.m.) focusing on ocean volcanoes.

A high-living financial planner named Jackpot Jackie is nabbed on “Pink Collar Crimes” (CBS, 8 p.m.)

Saturday night means broadcast newsmagazines with “48 Hours” (CBS, 10 p.m.), “20/20: In an Instant” (ABC, 9 p.m.) and “Dateline” (NBC, 9 p.m.).

A swinger’s club member is killed on “Sex, Lies & Murder” (Reelz, 10 p.m.).

Four sorority friends compete on “Four Weddings” (TLC, 9 p.m.).

“Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet” (Animal Planet, 8 p.m.) helps a dog who was hit by a car.

Miss America shows up on “Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta” (TLC, 8 p.m.).

The actual Dodgeball World Cup (ESPNU, 6:25 p.m.) is on the same night as the fictional “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story” (MTV, 10 p.m.).

Joe DeAngelo is the “Golden State Killer: Main Suspect” (Oxygen, 7 p.m.).

“Scandal Made Me Famous” (Reelz, 9 p.m.) focuses on Ethan Couch, the guy who killed four while driving drunk, or too rich, as he put it in his “affluenza” defense.

Bisbee, Ariz. is one of the “Most Haunted Towns” (Travel, 10 p.m.).

Clint Eastwood is the star on Turner Classic Movies all day with “The First Traveling Saleslady” (6 a.m.), “Lafayette Escadrille” (8 a.m.), “Every Which Way But Loose” (10 a.m.), “A Fistful of Dollars” (12:15 p.m.), “For a Few Dollars More” (2:15 p.m.), “The Good, The Bad and the Ugly” (4:45 p.m.), “Hang ‘Em High” (8 p.m.), “Coogan’s Bluff” (10:15 p.m.), “Where Eagles Dare” (12:45 a.m.) and “Kelly’s Heroes” (3:30 a.m.).

Baseball includes Yankees at Boston (Fox Sports 1, 4 p.m.) and Angels at Cleveland (Fox Sports 1, 7 p.m.).

In golf, there is third round play in both the Women’s British Open (Golf, 7 a.m.; NBC, 11 a.m.) and in the Bridgestone Invitation (Golf, noon; CBS, 2 p.m.).

NASCAR has its Zippo 200 (NBC, 2:30 p.m.).

Tennis has its Silicon Valley Classic (ESPN2, 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.).

Saturday night boxing includes Marcus Browne vs. Lenin Castillo (Fox Sports 2, 5:30 p.m.), Devon Alexander vs. Andre Berto and Peter Quillin vs. J’Leon Love (Fox, 7:30 p.m.) and Sergey Kovalev vs. Elder Alvarez and Dmitry Bicol vs. Isaac Chilemba (HBO, 10 p.m.).

WNBA action has Indiana at New York (NBA, 3 p.m.).

Dan Auerbach and Shinyribs play an “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 11 p.m., check local listings) replay from earlier this year.

The “Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) hosted by Kumail Nanjiani from last year with Pink is rerun.

 

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