Here’s what up in the world of television for Wednesday, April 2. All times are Eastern.
Colony (USA, 10 p.m.): As mentioned in our discussion of why you should start watching this series, after drawing things out a bit in season two, the new Colony is kicking its story into overdrive, with the first few episodes of the third season providing as many narrative twists and plot developments as the entire previous year. The Bowman family is outside the wall, trying to survive, and without revealing anything, the show finds a way to make the stakes even higher. (Then humanity’s enslavement? Yes.) So hop on board now and enjoy the apocalyptic ride.
Being Serena (HBO, 10 p.m.): This new five-part documentary series from HBO Sports looks to do a deep dive on Serena Williams as she goes through pregnancy, motherhood, marriage, and the road back to the tennis court. No word on whether it will include an oral history of the all-important “Tennis Talk” sketch from SNL.