What to Watch this week: Tom Hiddleston is back for a new season of “Loki”, “Wheel of Time” wraps up season 2

The multiverse is in danger of collapsing into chaos on the new season of LokiKe Huy Quan joins Tom Hiddleston and Owen Wilson for season 2. Plus, Taika Waititi's Blackbeard is back for a new season of Our Flag Means Death. And NBC's primetime lineup brings the drama with two returning shows and another series debut: Quantum Leap, Magnum P.I., and Found.

There are also several season finales of note, including Only Murders in the Building, The Wheel of Time, Star Wars: Ahsoka, and The Continental — and the debut of a new Strawberry Shortcake adventure, Strawberry Shortcake and the Beast of Berry Bog.

In theaters: Peter Dinklage, Anne Hathaway, and Marisa Tomei in She Came to Me; Jamie Foxx, Tommy Lee Jones, and Jurnee Smollett in The Burial; the raunchy musical Dicks: The Musical; and Pedro Pascal and Ethan Hawke in Pedro Almodóvar's short film, Strange Way of Life. On streaming: the horror movies Totally Killer and Pet Sematary: Bloodlines; Phoebe Dynevor and Alden Ehrenreich in Fair Play; and Paul Mescal and Saoirse Ronan in Foe.

Hear more on all of this week's must-see picks on EW's What to Watch podcast, hosted by Gerrad Hall. Be sure to listen/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, or wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts, or via your own voice-controlled smart speaker (Alexa, Google Home).

What to watch this week

Monday, October 2

Strawberry Shortcake and the Beast of Berry Bog - Netflix
Mrs. Sidhu Investigates - Acorn TV
Fright Krewe (animated series debut) - Hulu, Peacock

Appendage - Hulu
The Mill - Hulu

7 p.m.
Street Somm - Tastemade

8 p.m.
90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way - TLC
Son of a Critch - The CW
Love & Hip Hop: Miami - VH1
The Voice - NBC
Kitchen Nightmares - Fox
The Price Is Right at Night - CBS

9 p.m.
People Magazine Investigates - ID / Max
90 Day: The Last Resort - TLC
Tough Love With Hilary Farr - HGTV / Max
Halloween Baking Championship - Food Network / Max
Special Forces: World's Toughest Test - Fox
Below Deck Mediterranean - Bravo
Lotería Loca (series debut) - CBS

10 p.m.
American Dad - TBS
The Irrational - NBC / Peacock
Halloween Cookie Challenge - Food Network / Max
People Magazine Investigates - ID / Max

Tuesday, October 3

Only Murders in the Building (season finale) - Hulu
Make Me Scream (special) - Amazon Prime Video
Best Stelling: If You Don't Want Me Then (comedy special) - Netflix

Check Local Listings
Frontline: The Astros Edge: Triumph and Scandal in Major League Baseball - PBS

Talk to Me - Digital

7 p.m.
The Curious Chef - Tastemade

8 p.m.
Celebrity Name That Tune - Fox
Dancing With the Stars - ABC / Disney+
The Voice - NBC
Catfish: The TV Show (season premiere) - MTV
Big Brother - CBS

9 p.m.
Good Bones - HGTV
Bobby's Triple Threat - Food Network
My Big Fat Fabulous Life - TLC / Max
The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City - Bravo
The Swarm - The CW
Star Wars: Ahsoka (season finale) - Disney+
The Love Experiment - MTV
FBI True (series debut) - CBS

10 p.m.
Welcome to Plathville - TLC / Max
Welcome to Wrexham - FX (next day on Hulu)
Found (series debut) - NBC

Wednesday, October 4

Invasion - Apple TV+
The Morning Show - Apple TV+
The D'Amelio Show - Hulu
Beckham (docuseries debut) - Netflix
Louis Tomlinson: All of Those Voices (doc) - Paramount+

Haunted Mansion (streaming debut) - Disney+

Check Local Listings
American Outdoors With Baratunde Thurston - PBS

8 p.m.
Teen Mom: The Next Chapter - MTV
The Masked Singer - Fox
Survivor - CBS
Celebrity Jeopardy! - ABC
Sullivan's Crossing (series debut) - The CW
Quantum Leap (season premiere) - NBC
The Real Housewives of Orange County (reunion, part 1) - Bravo

9 p.m.
Crime Scene Confidential - ID / Max
Assisted Living - BET
Snake Oil - Fox
Celebrity Wheel of Fortune - ABC
The Spencer Sisters (series debut) - The CW
Magnum P.I. (season premiere) - NBC
Chucky (season premiere) - USA, SYFY
Ghost Adventures: Devil Island (special) - Discovery

9:30 p.m.
The Amazing Race - CBS
Assisted Living - BET

10 p.m.
Archer - FXX
Assisted Living (season finale) - BET
American Horror Story: Delicate - FX (next day on Hulu)
The $100,000 Pyramid - ABC
SurrealEstate (season premiere) - SYFY

Thursday, October 5

Star Trek: Lower Decks - Paramount+
Young Love (season finale) - Max
The Kardashians - Hulu
The Beach Motel - Viaplay
Bargain (series debut) - Paramount+
Our Flag Means Death (season premiere) - Max
First Lady of BMF: Tonesa Welch Story (movie) - BET+
Lupin (season premiere) - Netflix

8 p.m.
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - MTV
Hell's Kitchen - Fox
Buddy Games - CBS
The Golden Bachelor - ABC
Battlebots: Champions (season premiere) - Discovery / Max

9 p.m.
Southern Charm - Bravo
All Star Shore - MTV
Lego Masters - Fox
Big Brother - CBS
Bachelor in Paradise - ABC
Loki (season premiere) - Disney+

10 p.m.
Accused: Guilty or Innocent? (season premiere) - A&E
Tacoma FD - TruTV
Botched (season finale) - E!
The Challenge: USA - MTV

10:30 p.m.
Tacoma FD (season finale) - TruTV

Friday, October 6

The Changeling - Apple TV+
The Wheel of Time (season finale) - Amazon Prime Video
The Continental: From the World of John Wick (season finale) - Peacock
Still Up - Apple TV+
Love Is Blind - Netflix
Gen V - Amazon Prime Video
Desperately Seeking Soulmate: Escaping Twin Flames Universe (docuseries debut) - Amazon Prime Video

Check Local Listings
American Masters: Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes (doc) - PBS

She Came to Me - In theaters
Pet Sematary: Bloodlines - streaming Paramount+
The Burial - In select theaters
Totally Killer - Amazon Prime Video
Miranda's Victim - In theaters
Strange Way of Life - In theaters
Freedom's Path - Digital, VOD
The Lost Weekend: A Love Story (doc) - Digital
Texas, USA (doc) - Digital
Foe (movie) - Amazon Prime Video
Joan Baez: I Am a Noise! (doc) - In select theaters
V/H/S/85 - Shudder
Cat Person - In select theaters
The Royal Hotel - In theaters
Your Friend, Memphis (doc) - In theaters, Digital
Monsters of California - In theaters, VOD
Vindicta - In theaters, Digital
Fair Play - Netflix
Strays (streaming premiere) - Peacock
Dicks: The Musical - In theaters

8 p.m.
Power Book IV: Force - Starz
On Patrol: First Shift - Reelz
Deadlocked: How America Shaped the Supreme Court - Showtime / Paramount+
Gold Rush - Discovery
Shark Tank - ABC
Ready to Love (reunion, part 2) - OWN

9 p.m.
My Lottery Dream Home - HGTV
Love After Lockup - WE tv
On Patrol: Live - Reelz
Rebuilding Black Wall Street - OWN
Dateline - NBC
20/20 - ABC
Bering Sea Gold (season premiere) - Discovery

10 p.m.
Real Time With Bill Maher - HBO

Saturday, October 7

8 p.m.
Buried in the Backyard - Oxygen
Johnson - Bounce TV
On Patrol: First Shift - Reelz
Love & Marriage: Huntsville - OWN
Great Chocolate Showdown (season finale) - The CW
Buying Back My Daughter (movie) - Lifetime
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1 Ghost (movie) - Hallmark

9 p.m.
New York Homicide - Oxygen
On Patrol: Live - Reelz
All Rise - OWN

10 p.m.
Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet - NatGeo Wild

Sunday, October 8

Check Local Listings
Masterpiece: Unforgotten (season finale) - PBS

7 p.m.
Final Moments - Oxygen
America's Funniest Home Videos - ABC

7:30 p.m.
60 Minutes - CBS

8 p.m.
Billions - Showtime
Unsellable Houses - HGTV / Max
The Simpsons - Fox
90 Day Fiancé (season premiere) - TLC / Max
The Venice Murders (movie) - Lifetime

8:30 p.m.
Krapopolis - Fox

9 p.m.
The Real Housewives of New York City - Bravo
Bob's Burgers - Fox
When Calls the Heart - Hallmark
The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon - AMC
Building Roots - HGTV / Max
Halloween Wars - Food Network / Max
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (movie) - Showtime
Last Stop Larrimah (doc) - HBO
The Winter King - MGM+

9:30 p.m.
Family Guy - Fox

10 p.m.
Sister Wives - TLC
Big Brother - CBS
Outrageous Pumpkins - Food Network / Max
Jack Osbourne's Night of Terror - Travel Channel / Max
Psycho: The Lost Tapes of Ed Gein (season finale)

11 p.m.
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver - HBO

*times are ET and subject to change