Next Score View the next score

    Critic’s corner for Saturday

    Seth Olenick/SHOWTIME

    Jay Pharaoh: Can I Be Me? Saturday, 10 p.m., Showtime

    The answer to that question: apparently not. The “Saturday Night Live” cast member (above) runs down some of his favorite impressions in this stand-up special, including Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Jay Z, and President Obama. We’re hoping his spot-on Denzel Washington also makes an appearance.

    On the Record With Mick Rock Sunday, 8 p.m., Ovation


    The legendary rock shutterbug — who has shot everyone from Madonna to David Bowie to Lady Gaga, as well as the famed cover of Queen’s “Queen II” — focuses his lens on a new musician each week in this travelogue series. A diverse array of guests, including Josh Groban (left, with Rock), Patti Labelle, and members of the Flaming Lips and the Kings of Leon, take the Brit on a tour of their hometowns and the places that helped shape their sound, from record stores to restaurants to childhood homes. Naturally, each episode ends with a performance from the featured artist.

    Get The Weekender in your inbox:
    The Globe's top picks for what to see and do each weekend, in Boston and beyond.
    Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here

    America’s Secret Swimming Holes Sunday, 7 p.m., Travel

    Not so secret anymore, eh?

    Bachelor in Paradise Sunday, 8 p.m., ABC

    No roses on palm trees.


    The Day the Bomb Dropped Sunday, 9 p.m., Smithsonian

    A solemn and gripping remembrance 70 years later.

    Sarah Rodman can be reached at