What to watch this weekend: ‘American Idol,’ ‘Men In Kilts,’ and more

Valentine’s Day Weekend offers a number of movies and shows – both new and old – to consider. From Brandy’s ‘Cinderella’ to the latest ‘To All The Boys’ movie, HL has a list of what’s worth watching this weekend.

The winter season is the perfect time to get cozy on the couch or in bed to watch the latest movies and TV shows. In February, networks and streaming services will bring new and exciting content for viewers to enjoy. This weekend alone will see the premieres of exciting new films and the return of a favorite series.

HollywoodLife has rounded up the most important things to watch this weekend. There’s an abundance of new content coming out this weekend, including the American idol season 19 premiere, the last To all the boys film, the debut of Brandy’s Cinderella on Disney + and more. Here’s a list of notable movies and TV shows to watch from February 12 to February 15 through networking, online and streaming services.

American Idol returns for another season on Valentine’s Day. (ABC)

‘American idol’

American idol is back for season 19 on ABC. The new season premieres February 14 at 8 p.m. ET. Superstar judges Luke Bryan Katy Perry, and Lionel Richie come back, together with host Ryan Seacrest and internal mentor Bobby BonesThe jury members are again looking for the next singing sensation. One of the Idol is hopeful Claudia Conway, the 16-year-old daughter of Donald Trump’s former White House adviser Kellyanne Conway Claudia’s audition airs in the season 19 premiere.

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

Judas and the Black Messiah is the latest of the Warner Bros. movies to be released in theaters and on HBO Max simultaneously. The film will be available from February 12 at no additional cost to subscribers for 31 days from the theatrical premiere. The film follows William O’Neal (LaKeith Stanfield), a man who is offered a plea deal by the FBI to infiltrate the Illinois branch of the Black Panther Party to obtain information about Chairman Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya

Daniel Kaluuya
Daniel Kaluuya gives a compelling performance in ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’. (Warner Bros.)

Daniel’s performance is a tour de force and earned him a Golden Globe nomination. An Oscar nomination is almost certain. Lakeith’s series of memorable roles continues. He stars as the man who betrayed Fred. The movie has an incredible supporting cast including Dominique Fishback and Jesse Plemons

Stanley Tucci: In Search of Italy

Everyone likes Stanley Tucci, and now we can enjoy him in his brand new CNN series, Stanley Tucci: In Search of Italy, which premieres February 14 at 9 p.m. ET. The four-part CNN Original Series follows the Oscar nominee as he embarks on a culinary journey through Italy. He travels to Rome, Tuscany, Sicily and Milan to learn about the people and stories behind the world’s most irresistible food. The actor’s video on how to make the perfect Negroni cocktail went viral in 2020, so it’s time for the Tucci to get his own show.


It is finally possible to watch Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella again. Starting February 12, the 1997 classic TV movie will be available on Disney +. The musical of the TV movie played a leading role Brandy in the title role with Whitney Houston as the Fairy Godmother. Whoopi Goldberg Victor Garber Natalie Desselle Reid Bernadette Peters Paolo Montalban Jason Alexander, and Veanne Cox also starred in the movie.

Cinderella originally premiered on November 2, 1997 to 60 million viewers during The wonderful world of Disney on ABC. The film instantly became a fan favorite, but it wasn’t widely available until now. Families can experience the magic of this groundbreaking film forever.

To All The Boys: Always & Forever

To all the boys
Noah Centineo and Lana Condor in ‘To All The Boys 3.’ (Netflix)

The last chapter Lara Jean Covey and Peter Kavinsky’s love story will be told in To All The Boys: Always & Forever, which launches on Netflix on February 12. The third and final film in the To all the boys film series continues in the last year of Lara Jean and Peter. With high school coming to a close, the fan-favorite couple will have to make tough decisions that will affect the future of their relationship. Lana Condor and Noah Centineo are back to give fans the perfect Valentine’s Day treat.

‘Play cupid’

It’s Valentine’s Day weekend, so you know that Hallmark Channel has a great love story for fans to enjoy. The new original movie Play Cupid premieres February 13 at 9 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel as part of the network’s Love Ever After programming event.

The film centers on high school teacher Kerri Fox, played by Laura Vandervoort, who assigns a project in her class that requires each student to set up and run his / her own small business. One of her classmates, Clara Martinez, decides to become Cupid Clara, which becomes a hit. Clara decides she wants to set up Kerri with her divorced father (Nicholas GonzalezCue the meet-cute!

‘Framing Britney Spears’

The documentary has taken the world by storm. Framing Britney Spears is now available to watch on FX on Hulu. In the document people are close by Britney Spears and lawyers attached to her conservatorship look back on her fame and rethink her career as she battles her own father in court over who should rule her life. Britney started out as a pop princess and became a worldwide phenomenon. She fell victim to the media when her troubles were put in the spotlight. Following the documentary’s premiere on Feb. 5, the # FreeBritney movement has massive numbers support from fans and celebritiesThe documentary shed much-needed light on what is really going on our beloved Britney

‘Men in kilts’

Men in kilts
Graham McTavish and Sam Heughan team up for ‘Men In Kilts’. (STARZ)

Outlander fans are still in the midst of a Droughtlander while we wait season 6, but Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish meanwhile return to TV with a brand new series. Men in Kilts: A Roadtrip with Sam & Graham premieres Feb. 14 at 9 p.m. ET on STARZ. The 8-episode series is a fun travel show with the Outlander stars going on an epic Scotland adventure where they explore their heritage and meet an incredible collection of people who really show what it means to be Scottish. From whiskey tastings to folk dances to hanging on the edge of a cliff, Sam and Graham embrace anything and everything on their epic journey.

‘Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel’

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at Cecil Hotel is Netflix’s latest hit. The 4-part series launched on Netflix on February 10 and almost immediately became the current number 1 series of the streaming service in the U.S. The first season focuses on the infamous Cecil Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, where a number of people have died. The docuseries emphasizes it Elisa Lam case. In 2013, the student stayed in the Cecil when she disappeared completely. Her disappearance sparked a media frenzy, and internet sleuths were determined to solve the case. The Netflix series takes the Cecil Hotel out of the shadows and investigates what happened inside the walls.


If you’re in the mood for an epic romance, MTV has you covered. To end the network’s “Love Gone Wrong” week, MTV will air the iconic romantic movie Spirit for the first time for 24 hours. You can start watching Spirit on Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. ET. The marathon ends on February 14 at 7 p.m. ET for Valentine’s Day. The marathon allows viewers to test their knowledge of the 1990’s romantic classic Patrick Swayze Demi Moore Whoopi Goldberg, and Tony Goldwyn with on-air trivia highlighting facts about the cast, the movie itself, and some little-known information that scrolls while the movie plays.

‘The Office’ & ‘Parks & Rec’ holiday episodes

Parks and recreation made Galentine’s Day a thing, and February 13th should really be a national holiday. If you want to celebrate Galentine’s Day with some TV, there are 3 Parks and recreation episodes that can now be watched on Peacock. The themed episodes, featuring the one and only Leslie Knope, are perfect for a fun night of hanging out with your besties. Peacock can also help you celebrate Valentine’s Day with holiday-themed episodes of The office

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