What’s on TV Saturday plus Sunday Talk Shows: ‘Downton Abbey’

Maggie Smith, left and Michelle Dockery in "Downton Abbey" (2019)
Maggie Smith, left and Michelle Dockery in the 2019 movie “Downton Abbey” on HBO.
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California Cooking With Jessica Holmes This new episode celebrates Mother’s Day by making berry muffins and crepes three different ways. Then Dayna Devon visits a restaurant for homestyle Italian cooking. 8 p.m. CW

The Zoo The staff heads to Manhattan to rescue a wallaby living in an apartment in the first of two new episodes. 8 and 9 p.m. Animal Planet

Saturday Night Live The season finale of the sketch comedy series is the second episode of “SNL at Home,” with cast members participating remotely. 8:29 and 11:29 p.m. NBC


Saved by the Barn Dan and his farm team hosting a car-wash fundraiser to help underwrite the cost of providing medication to the cows and donkeys. Then they go on a covert mission to save an injured goat kid. (N) 10 p.m. Animal Planet

Line of Duty The police drama opens its second season, with a new person of interest: Inspector Lindsay Denton (Keeley Hawes), who comes under scrutiny after a police convoy escorting a civilian under a witness protection agreement is targeted for a violent attack. Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar and Martin Compston star. 11 p.m. AMC


Coronavirus briefings and events 7 a.m. CSPAN

Special Report: The Pandemic & The President A timeline illustrates how President Trump reacted to the spread of coronavirus across the globe. 7 p.m. CNN

Coronavirus: Facts and Fears: Global Town Hall With Al Gore, Spike Lee and Laurie Garrett. 8:16 p.m. CNN


Good Morning America Bryce Vine performs; Rosanna Pansino. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Morning America (N) 9 a.m. KABC

Frank Buckley Interviews Reopening the state: Dr. Ali Mokdad. (N) 8:30 p.m. KTLA


CBS News Sunday Morning Bobby Flay; Reese Witherspoon; Jim Gaffigan. (N) 6 a.m. KCBS


Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC

State of the Union With Jake Tapper Coronavirus response; the economy: White House Senior Advisor Kevin Hassett. Coronavirus response: Gov. JB Pritzker (D-Ill.). Coronavirus response: Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms D-Atlanta. COVID-19 vaccines and treatment: Dr. Leonard Schleifer Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. (N) 6 and 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. CNN

Fareed Zakaria GPS The Post-COVID-19 World: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair (1997-2007); former Chief Executive Eric Schmidt, Google; author James Fallows (“Our Town: A 100,000-mile Journey Into the Heart of America”; Janette Sadik-Khan; Michael Crow, ASU; Arianna Huffington; Lawrence Summers. (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Sunday Morning Futures With Maria Bartiromo Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.); Sidney Powell, attorney for Michael Flynn; Peter Navarro, assistant to the president for trade and manufacturing policy; Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Tulare); Trey Gowdy. (N) 7 a.m. FNC


Face the Nation White House Economic Advisor Kevin Hassett. Former Chief Executive Eric Schmidt, Google. Dr. Christopher Murray, University of Washington. Former FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb. James Ryan, University of Virginia. (N) 7:30 a.m. KCBS

Meet the Press Author Michael Osterholm (“Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs”). Jeffrey Shaman, Columbia University. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.). Robert Smith, Vista Equity Partners. Panel: Author Richard Haass (“The World: A Brief Introduction”); Peggy Noonan; Kristen Welker. (N) 8 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. KNBC; 3 p.m. and 1 a.m. MSNBC

This Week With George Stephanopoulos Larry Kudlow. National Economic Council Director, Dr. Paul Stoffels, Johnson & Johnson. Dr. George Yancopoulos, Regeneron. The economy: Neel Kashkari, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis; Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab. Panel: Chris Christie; Rahm Emanuel; Julie Pace; Alexi McCammond, Axios. (N) 8 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace Gov. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio). Dr. Thomas Inglesby, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Panel: Jason Chaffetz; Charles Lane; Gillian Turner. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m. and 4 and 11 p.m. FNC


Reliable Sources With Brian Stelter President Trump’s TV interview; the coronavirus task force; crackdown on COVID-19 information: Maggie Haberman, the New York Times; Catherine Rampell, the Washington Post. How the New York Times is weathering the COVID-19 pandemic: Mark Thompson, the New York Times Company. The Lincoln Project: John Weaver. CNN’s 40th birthday: Author Lisa Napoli (“Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News”). Starting an online newspaper:Laura Lundgren and daughters Claire and Rachel (“The Quarantine Times”). (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Ben Domenech, the Federalist; Capri Cafaro; Kat Timpf; Emily Miller; Susan Ferrechio, the Washington Examiner. (N) 8 a.m. FNC

60 Minutes Virtually untraceable guns made at home using legally purchased parts. (N) 7 p.m. KCBS


Downton Abbey Many original cast members from the PBS series returned for this 2019 big-screen sequel written by Julian Fellowes. The film opens in 1927 as the household staff prepares for a visit by the king and queen (Simon Jones, Geraldine James). Returning cast members include Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Joanne Froggatt and Phyllis Logan. 8 p.m. HBO


Independence Day (1996) 8 a.m. and 10:15 p.m. Paramount

Over the Hedge (2006) 8 a.m. WGN America

Shanghai Knights (2003) 8:50 a.m. Cinemax

Matilda (1996) 9 a.m. Freeform


Rocky Balboa (2006) 9 a.m. Showtime

The Third Man (1949) 9 a.m. TCM

The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) 9:15 a.m. Epix

The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) 9:57 a.m. HBO


The Post (2017) 10 a.m. FX

Donnie Brasco (1997) 10:45 a.m. Showtime

Thor (2011) 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Epix

Freaky Friday (2003) 11 a.m. Freeform


Men in Black (1997) 11 a.m. Paramount

Edge of the City (1957) 11 a.m. TCM

Stand by Me (1986) 11:30 a.m. Ovation

The King’s Speech (2010) Noon TMC


Les Misérables (2012) 12:15 p.m. HBO

The Comancheros (1961) 12:45 p.m. TCM

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) 12:55 and 10 p.m. Epix

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) 1 p.m. FXX


The Shawshank Redemption (1994) 2:30 p.m. AMC

Steel Magnolias (1989) 2:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. CMT

The Patriot (2000) 2:30 p.m. Sundance

21 Jump Street (2012) 2:59 p.m. Encore


The Avengers (2012) 3 p.m. Epix

The Brothers (2001) 3:45 p.m. TMC

The Buddy Holly Story (1978) 4 p.m. KCET

Easy A (2010) 4 p.m. E!


Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) 4 p.m. Syfy

The American President (1995) 5:15 p.m. Showtime

Baby Boy (2001) 5:25 p.m. VH1

Snatch (2000) 5:27 p.m. Starz


Erin Brockovich (2000) 5:30 p.m. AMC

The Parent Trap (1998) 5:30 p.m. Freeform

Crazy Rich Asians (2018) 5:55 p.m. HBO

Ice Age (2002) 6 p.m. Disney XD


Halloween (1978) 6 p.m. IFC

Troy (2004) 6 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Sundance

RoboCop (1987) 6:15 p.m. Encore

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) 7 and 10 p.m. FXX


The Front Page (1931) 7 p.m. TCM

A League of Their Own (1992) 7:30 p.m. Ovation

Fly Away Home (1996) 8 p.m. KVCR

Chronicle (2012) 8 p.m. Cinemax


Downton Abbey (2019) 8 p.m. HBO

Beetlejuice (1988) 8 and 10 p.m. IFC

8 Mile (2002) 8 p.m. VH1

Twister (1996) 8:30 p.m. AMC


The Blind Side (2009) 8:40 p.m. Freeform

Seven (1995) 9 p.m. Showtime

Mildred Pierce (1945) 9 p.m. TCM

My Man Godfrey (1936) 9:55 p.m. KVCR


Brewster McCloud (1970) 11:15 p.m. TCM

TV Grids for the entire week of May 10 - 16, 2020, in a printable PDF format

Looking for what to watch on TV? Here are the television listings from the Los Angeles Times in printable PDF files.