Hulu flips How I Met Your Mother on its head in Hilary Duff’s aptly titled sequel, How I Met Your Father. The new series follows Sophie (played in the present by Duff, and in the future by Kim Cattrall) as she tells her son the story of how she met his father in the age of dating apps and limitless options. Two episodes drop today.
Also today: Storage Wars hits the 300-episode mark, Netflix tracks one of the world’s most audacious conmen in The Puppet Master, and the mystery at the heart of Naomi deepens. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Tuesday:
How I Met Your Father: Series premiere. In the year 2050, Sophie (Kim Cattrall) tells her son how she met his father, a story that takes viewers back to the year 2022, when Sophie (Hilary Duff) and her close-knit group of friends are in the midst of figuring out who they are and what they want out of life. Chris Lowell, Francia Raisa, Josh Peck, Suraj Sharma, and Tom Ainsley also star. Read our review. Streaming on Hulu
The Puppet Master: Hunting the Ultimate Conman: Complete docuseries. The filmmakers behind The Imposter tell the jaw-dropping story of Robert Hendy-Freegard, who controlled, conned, and fleeced at least seven women and one man out of almost one million pounds over the course of two decades. Read our review. Streaming on Netflix
This Is Us: New episode. The NBC drama celebrates Father's Day early with an episode that focuses on Jack (Milo Ventimiglia), Kevin (Justin Hartley), Randall (Sterling K. Brown), and Toby's (Chris Sullivan) parenting struggles. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on NBC
Black-ish: New episode. After Dre (Anthony Anderson) calls into a radio show and is humiliated in front of Diane (Marsai Martin), he sets out to redeem himself. Meanwhile, Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) tries to bond with a group of young female doctors and learns some hard truths. 9:30 PM ET on ABC
Naomi: New episode. Following a shocking revelation by Dee (Alexander Wraith), Naomi (Kaci Walfall) enlists her friends to dig deeper into the mystery surrounding the unexplained occurrences in Port Oswego and whether they have anything to do with her past. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on The CW
NHL Hockey: The New York Islanders face the Philadelphia Flyers on the road in a Metropolitan Division matchup. 7:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT on Hulu and ESPN+
NBA Basketball: NBA TV is back on the court with two back-to-back games:
Storage Wars: 300th episode. Ivy dons his bright white lucky sneakers in Van Nuys, and Brandi and Lisa’s friendship is tested as they go head-to-head on a pair of lockers in the A&E staple’s milestone episode. 9:30 PM ET on A&E
American Auto: New episode. The group travels to Iowa for the opening of a new factory. 8:00 PM ET on NBC
Our Kind of People: New episode. Teddy (Joe Morton) gives Angela (Yaya DaCosta) an ultimatum, Raymond (Morris Chestnut) regains his confidence and makes an offer to Leah (Nadine Ellis), and a death shocks the Franklin/Dupont families. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on FOX
Judge Steve Harvey: New episode. The TV personality and his trusty bailiff Nancy adjudicate another batch of courtroom conflicts and small-time disputes. 8:00 PM ET on ABC
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.