TV tonight: 'Better Things' is back, 'Murder of Laci Peterson'
FX, 10 ET/PT
Pamela Adlon returns for a second season of this comedy, co-created with Louis CK, that offers a nuanced portrait of a single mother. Adlon stars as Sam, a struggling actress and mom to Max (Mikey Madison), Frankie (Hannah Alligood) and Duke (Olivia Edward). The actress is an Emmy nominee for her performance.
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce
Bravo, 10 ET/PT
Things are getting tricky for Abby (Lisa Edelstein) on Bravo's scripted comedy. At the beginning of the season she vowed to focus on her company, Lady Parts, instead of her dating life, but in tonight's episode she returns to find that her business is nothing like it was when she left. She eventually decides to go behind Barbara's (Retta) back to make a big decision for the brand.
Truth & Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson
ABC, 9 ET/PT
This documentary revisits the infamous case, with new interviews, video from the investigation and home video. The story was fodder for countless headlines after Peterson, who was eight months pregnant, disappeared in 2002 and was later found dead. Her husband Scott was arrested less than four months later and eventually sentenced to death in 2005.