It’s the end of the road for Love, Victor, but the gay rom-com is going out big. The show's third and final season will stream on both Hulu and Disney+, a move that brings Love, Victor full circle, as it was originally developed for Disney+, before it was controversially moved to Hulu because it was termed "too mature" for the family friendly streaming service.
Also today: Melissa McCarthy and herreal-life husband Ben Falcone face Satan in Netflix comedy God’s Favorite Idiot, Netflix reboots Iron Chef, and new trur crime docuseries Web of Make Believe explores the dark corners of the internet. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Wednesday:
Love, Victor: Complete third season (series finale). With high school coming to an end, Victor (Michael Cimino) embarks on a new journey of self-discovery. Watch trailer. Streaming on Hulu and Disney+
God’s Favorite Idiot: Complete first season. Just as mid-level tech support employee Clark Thompson (Ben Falcone) finds love with co-worker Amily Luck (Melissa McCarthy), he discovers he’s become the unwitting messenger of God, tasked with outwitting Satan herself (Leslie Bibb). Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Obi-Wan Kenobi: New episode. Now that Obi-Wan (Ewan McGregor) is back in tune with the Force, a prospect of another duel with Vader (James Earl Jones) looms in the penultimate episode of the Star Wars series. Streaming on Disney+
Ms. Marvel: New episode. As Kamala (Iman Vellani) continues to hone her powers, she struggles to square her newfound influence with her parents' expectations of her. Watch preview. Streaming on Disney+
Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend: Complete first season. Five new trailblazing Iron Chefs — Ming Tsai, Marcus Samuelsson, Gabriela Cámara, Curtis Stone, and Dominique Crenn — welcome brave challengers to the reimagined Kitchen Stadium, where they’ll face off in extraordinary culinary battles. Alton Brown and Kristen Kish host, with Mark Dacascos as The Chairman. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Web of Make Believe: Death, Lies and the Internet: Complete series. Director Brian Knappenberger (Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror) tells the stories of people caught in the web's dark world of misinformation and digital deception in this six-part anthology. Episodes explore the consequences of SWATting, white supremacy, Russian election interference, and more twisted online behaviors. Read our review. Streaming on Netflix
Stanley Cup Finals: The journey to Stanley Cup glory begins as the Colorado Avalanche and Tampa Bay Lightning face off in Game 1. 8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT on ABC
Family Reboot: Complete first season. Six different families take a week away from their busy schedules to reconnect and rebuild their bonds in Disney+’s newest reality series. During their week-long journey, families follow a Family Reboot guide to encourage collaboration, communication, and fun. Watch trailer. Streaming on Disney+
Kung Fu: Season 2 finale. Nicky (Olivia Liang) teams up with an unexpected ally and sets out on a dangerous mission to take down Russell Tan (guest star Kee Chan) once and for all. The CW drama has already been renewed for a third season. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on The CW
30 For 30: Dream On: Special presentation. In honor of the 50th anniversary of Title IX, ESPN celebrates the 1996 USA women’s basketball team and their historic victory at the Olympic Games in Atlanta. Watch trailer. 8:00 PM ET on ESPN
So You Think You Can Dance: New episode. The top 12 dancers showcase their talents in the first studio show of the season during the dance competition’s 300th episode. Beginning tonight, Leah Remini joins the show's judging panel after Matthew Morrison was fired for not following production protocols. 9:00 PM ET on FOX
The Price is Right Celebrates 50 Years: Encore presentation. The longest-running game show in TV history celebrates its 50th anniversary with a two-hour primetime special featuring a look back at the biggest winners, never-before-seen outtakes, and a salute to Bob Barker. Originally aired in September 2021. 8:00 PM ET on CBS
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
TOPICS: Love, Victor, Family Reboot, God’s Favorite Idiot, Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend, Web of Make Believe: Death, Lies and the Internet, Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy