Fresh off its premiere at the Venice Film Festival, Marilyn Monroe biopic Blonde makes its streaming debut on Netflix today. The film stars Ana de Armas as the screen icon, blurring the line between fact and fiction as it explores the split between Monroe’s public and private selves.
Also today: Reservation Dogs closes the book on its excellent second season, Josh Duhamel replaces Emilio Estevez in The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers, The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City brings the drama in Season 3, and more. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Wednesday:
Blonde: Original film. Ana de Armas stars as Marilyn Monroe in Andrew Dominik’s take on Joyce Carol Oates’ bestselling noel. The film, which was controversially given an NC-17 rating, also stars Adrien Brody and Bobby Cannavale. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Reservation Dogs: Season 2 finale. The Rez Dogs finally make it to LA. The acclaimed comedy has already been renewed for a third season, which will premiere in 2023. Streaming on FX on Hulu
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers: Season 2 premiere. The Mighty Ducks and coach Alex Morrow (Lauren Graham) head to an elite summer hockey institute run by charming yet hardcore former NHL player Colin Cole (Josh Duhamel), but with the competition at an all-time high, the squad begins to question their abilities. Duhamel fills the void left by Emilio Estevez, who left the series following a contract dispute in November 2021. Watch trailer. Streaming on Disney+
The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City: Season 3 premiere. Still reeling from Lisa’s betrayal at the reunion, Meredith finds an unexpected support system in Jen Shah, whose trial date looms; meanwhile, Heather and Whitney reflect on their involvement with the Mormon Church. Season 3 is the show's first season without Mary Cosby; Bravo has replaced her with three new friends, Danna Bui-Negrete, Angie Harrington, and Angie Katsanevas. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on Bravo
Sex, Lies and the College Cult: Original documentary. Peacock chronicles how Larry Ray brainwashed students at Sarah Lawrence College into joining an abusive sex cult that upended their lives, and the lives of their families. Watch trailer. Streaming on Peacock
The D’Amelio Show: Season 2 premiere. While Dixie and Charli struggle to separate their own self-love and identity from their online presence, Marc and Heidi try to protect their family from new pitfalls. Two episodes drop today. Watch trailer. Streaming on Hulu
Eat the Rich: The GameStop Saga: Complete docuseries. Dan Cogan and Liz Garbus (I’ll Be Gone in the Dark) follow the group of millennial misfits who banded together online to rescue their beloved GameStop from the clutches of Wall Street bigwigs in this three-part documentary series. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Hostages: Complete docuseries. HBO explores the 1979 Iran hostage crisis, which ballooned into an international emergency that lasted 444 days, in a four-part docuseries featuring never-before-seen footage and revelatory new interviews with the American hostages and Iranian hostage-takers alike. The series streams in its entirety on HBO Max, and airs on HBO across two nights. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on HBO and HBO Max
Too Hot to Handle: Brazil: Complete Season 2. A new group of single Brazilians meet at a lavish beach resort, where they must keep their hands to themselves in order to win a large cash prize. Streaming on Netflix
Andor: New episode. Streaming on Disney+
Survivor: New episode. Karla is forced to choose sides, while Cody finds a target on his back in a 90-minute episode. Watch preview. 8:00 PM ET on CBS
Abbott Elementary: New episode. After Janine (Quinta Brunson) gets a look at the new charter school down the street, she becomes determined to fix up Abbott and make it just as good. 9:00 PM ET on ABC
The Amazing Race: New episode. The destination-hopping competition series gets a super-sized episode of its own. 9:30 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.