Saturday TV: ‘Surviving Joe Exotic’

“Pit Bulls & Parolees” (Animal Planet, 9 p.m.) returns for a 16th season. 

Last year’s adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s “Motherless Brooklyn” (HBO, 8 p.m.), with Edward Norton, Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin, makes its premium cable debut. 

The comic book artist and toymaker is profiled in the documentary “Todd McFarlane: Like Hell I Won’t” (Syfy, 11 p.m.). 

Steve Arnott is scrutinized by his colleagues on “Line of Duty” (AMC 11 p.m.),

A prospective bride encounters problems when she’s “Stalked By My Husband’s Ex” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.) in tonight’s made-for-TV thriller. 

“Hotel Paranormal” (Travel, 10 p.m.) can’t be any scarier than checking in during a pandemic. 

A bar owner gets an exorcist on “Believers” (Travel, 9 p.m.). 

On “Family or Fiancé” (OWN, 9 p.m.), a bride-to-be tries to make nice with her future sister-in-law. 

Kierra Sheard and the Clark Sisters chat on “Girlfriends Check-In” (OWN, 10 p.m.).

“The Genetic Detective” (Investigation Discovery, 9 p.m.) migrates from a broadcast network to cable. 

The only new sketch comedy show on tonight is “All That” (Nickelodeon, 9 p.m.). 

An ice run may be needed for tonight’s “Murder on the Rocks” (Investigation Discovery, 10 p.m.). 

On “Unidentified: Inside America’s UFO Investigation” (History, 10 p.m.), flying saucers get a little too close to the nukes. 

William Shatner wonders whether curses are real on “The UnXplained” (History, 9 p.m.). 

They’re still packing in out of season holiday films all day like “Christmas at Graceland: Home for the Holidays” (Hallmark, 8 p.m.) and “Crown for Christmas” (Hallmark 10 p.m.). So there’s also a commercial component on another network with a “Christmas in July Sale” (QVC, 10 p.m.). 

You’ll be Chris Tuckered out after watching the trilogy of “Rush Hour” (VH1, 7 p.m.), “Rush Hour 2” (VH1, 9:15 p.m.) and “Rush Hour 3” (11:30 p.m.).

A double feature with Gary Lockwood on Turner Classic Movies tonight has “2001: A Space Odyssey” (8 p.m.) and “Model Shop” (10:45 p.m.). Then comes the midnight noir of “The Breaking Point” (12:30 a.m.), followed by the primate sci-fi of “Planet of the Apes” (2:30 a.m.) and “Konga” (4:30 a.m.).

Exhibition NBA games include Lakers vs. Orlando (NBA, noon) and Miami vs. Utah (NBA, 4 p.m.).

NASCAR runs its Kansas Speedway 200 (Fox Sports 1, 1:30 p.m.) and Kansas Lottery 250 (NBC Sports, 5 p.m.).

There is third round play in the 3M Open (Golf, 1 p.m.; CBS, 3 p.m.).

Soccer includes Orlando City vs Montreal (ESPN2, 8 p.m.) and Philadelphia vs. New England (ESPN2, 10:30 p.m.).

Australian football has St. Kilda at Port Adelaide (Fox Sports 1, 5:30 a.m.), Collingwood at West Coast (Fox Sports 2, 1:30 a.m.) and Melbourne at Brisbane (Fox Sports 2, 4 a.m.). 

Mitski and Rainbow Kitten Surprise play an “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 11 p.m.) from January.

The super solid John Mulaney episode of “Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) with David Byrne from Leap Day is rerun. A 2003 show with Queen Latifah and Ms. Dynamite plays at 10. 

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