What To Watch Wednesday: Frequency takes you through time
Your daily guide to the most interesting stuff happening on TV and streaming. All times Eastern.
PICK OF THE NIGHT
The CW, 9 p.m.
You may have seen NBC’s Timeless earlier this week, but that wasn’t the only new time-travel show in town. Based on the old Dennis Quaid movie, Frequency stars Peyton List as a modern-day detective who solves crimes in parallel with her dad-in-the-past, an undercover cop. Read our review of the series — and of the time-travel trend in general — here.
Fox, 8 p.m.
What have you been thinking of the chemistry between Clayne Crawford and Damon Wayans Sr. on this series? Pretty good, right? I agree! Tonight, they’ll team up again to battle a violent drug cartel.
The CW, 8 p.m.
The superhero show (as well as Stephen Amell’s superheroic abs) returns for a fifth season. The focus, at least in the beginning, will be on Oliver Queen’s legacy both as mayor and as Arrow. For more, check out our preview interview with EP Marc Guggenheim here.
E!, 9 p.m.
A top-five NFL tight end has his own reality dating series, and it’s not Rob Gronkowski? What a world!