Colin Jost headlines The 2024 White House Correspondents Association Dinner (C-SPAN, CNN, 8 p.m.) from Washington, where the real main event will be when President Biden makes his own stab at humor at the celebrity and Congressional-studded audience. Bizarrely, Fox News will counter program with its own idea of a comedian, Jimmy Failla, trolling on the red carpet and reacting to the speeches. 

“Predator vs. Prey” (BBC America, 8 p.m.) looks at the hunting habits of cheetahs.

When a girl creates a family tree for a school assignment, she inadvertently brings her mother and her estranged dad together. Sarah Drew and Juan Pablo Di Pace star in “Branching Out” (Hallmark, 8 p.m.).

‘Critter Fixers: Country Vets” (Nat Geo Wild, 9 p.m.) repair a turtle’s cracked shell. 

A mini pony has a growth on her face on the first of two episodes of “Rocky Rapids Vet 9-1-1” (Nat Geo Wild, 10 p.m.). 

“Knives Out” director Rian Johnson chooses two from 1932 tonight on Turner Classic Movies with “Trouble in Paradise” (8 p.m.) and “Jewel Robbery” (10 p.m.). The midnight noir is “The Big Knife” (12:00 a.m.), followed by two Blaxpoloitation classics, “Super Fly” (2 a.m.) and “Hit Man” (4 a.m.). The musical matinee is “The Harvey Girls” (noon). 

The NBA Playoffs have Cleveland at Orlando (TNT, 1 p.m.), Oklahoma City at New Orleans (TNT, 3:30 p.m.), Boston at Miami (TNT, 6 p.m.) and Denver at Lakers (ABC, 8:30 p.m.).

The Stanley Cup playoffs have Carolina at Islanders (TBS, 2 p.m.), Florida at Tampa Bay (TBS, 5 p.m.), Boston at Miami (TNT, 6 p.m.) and Denver at Lakers (ABC, 8:30 p.m.).

Baseball includes St. Louis at Mets (Fox, 4 p.m.), Houston at Colorado (MLB, 6 p.m.) and Arizona at Seattle (Fox Sports 1, 9:30 p.m.).

The NFL Draft (ABC, ESPN, NFL, noon) drags on, through the fourth through seventh rounds. 

Auto racing includes Monaco, Round 8 (CBS Sports, 8:30 a.m.; CBS, noon) and NASCA’s BetRivers 200 (Fox Sports 1, 1:30 p.m.). 

There is third round play in the Zurich Classic (Golf, 12:45 p.m.; CBS, 3 p.m.).

UFL action has Birmingham at Houston (Fox, 7 p.m.) 

Arena Football is back with Orlando at Albany (NFL, 8 p.m.). 

Track and Field holds its Drake Relays (CBS Sports, 3 p.m.). 

College baseball includes Florida at Arkansas (ESPN2, 1 p.m.), Oregon at Oregon State (ESPN2, 7 p.m.) and Cal State Fullerton at UC Santa Barbara (ESPNU, 10 p.m.).

College softball includes Florida at Georgia (ESPN2, 11 a.m.), North Carolina at Florida State (ESPNU, 4 p.m.), Villanova at Connecticut (Fox Sports 1, 6 p.m.) and Tennessee at Alabama (ESPN2, 7 p.m.).

Men’s college lacrosse includes Notre Dame at Virginia (ESPNU, 2 p.m.).

Women’s college lacrosse has Connecticut at Georgetown (Fox Sports 2, noon). 

Sarah Jarosz and Billy Strings play an “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 11 p.m., check local listings) from 2021.

The Sydney Sweeney-hosted “Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) with Kacey Musgraves from early last month, is repeated. The 10 o’clock repeat, from 2021, has Kim Kardashian and Halsey