What to watch on Saturday, October 17...
11:30am, Discovery Family
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic
“The One Where Pinkie Pie Knows” finds the pony least known for her restraint forced to keep a secret about Princess Cadance and Shining Armor.
Girl Meets World
The vacation hijinks continue in “Girl Meets Texas, Part 2,” as do Riley, Miley, and Lucas's ongoing efforts to sort out their feelings. Perhaps country duo Maddie and Tae can offer some sage advice?
9pm, BBC America
After getting captured by Vikings in “The Girl Who Died,” the Doctor and Clara must defend their abductors’ village against an attack by futuristic space warriors. Luckily, guest star Maisie Williams knows a thing or two about medieval melee combat.
“I Brought a Petting Goat!” sees Walter commemorating the anniversary of that most glorious of British triumphs, the Falklands War. The goat of the title will, presumably, play a key role in the festivities.
Reggie enlists Missy to tutor Jupiter, whose draft status is at risk. Meanwhile in “Guts,” Cam and Allison’s romantic fortunes blossom, as do Reggie’s professional ones.
10pm, BBC America
The Last Kingdom
Uhtred and Brida flee his uncle, and later Uhtred tries to convince Viking warlord Ubba that he’s an innocent man. If you’re keeping track, this makes two (2) Viking-centric programs in your BBC America Saturday evening lineup tonight.