Tonight’s top picks
8 p.m. on HBO Movie: Just Mercy
Jamie Foxx received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination as best supporting actor for his work in this fact-based 2019 legal drama, in which he plays Walter McMillian, a Black prison inmate on Death Row for the 1986 murder of Ronda Morrison, a white woman. McMillian’s case catches the attention of idealistic young Harvard law graduate Bryan Stevenson (a top-billed Michael B. Jordan), who has teamed up with a kindred spirit (Brie Larson) to found the Equal Justice Initiative. Rob Morgan, Tim Blake Nelson and Rafe Spall also star.
8 p.m. on BBCA Animal Babies
Nearly a quarter of our planet’s surface is covered by mountains, challenging terrain for animals to make their home. Even adult critters don’t have an easy time on the sheer slopes and snow-covered mountainsides, but younger animals have it even harder. Among the beasts featured are a clumsy guanaco calf that’s expected to stand up within minutes of being born and a young musk ox who barely escapes the jaws of hungry wolves.
9 p.m. on HALL Movie: Falling for Look Lodge
Noah (Jonathan Keltz), a handsome workaholic, realizes he’s not doing a very good job planning his sister’s wedding, so he turns to Lily (Clark Backo) for some help completing that urgent assignment in this 2020 romance. Lily is absolutely determined for the nuptials to be a smashing success, so she spends more time than usual with this particular client, trying to show him what really matters most in life. Chris Violette and Kathryn Kohut also star.
MIchael B. Jordan