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What to Watch on Saturday: Toni Braxton in ‘Faith Under Fire’ and Will Ferrell hosts ‘SNL’

Trevor Morgan and Toni Braxton star in the “Faith Under Fire” movie on Lifetime.
Trevor Morgan and Toni Braxton star in the “Faith Under Fire” movie on Lifetime. Courtesy of Lifetime

Faith Under Fire: The Antoinette Tuff Story (8 p.m., Lifetime) – This movie is based on the true story of a woman – played by Toni Braxton – who helped save the lives of more than 800 students after a gunman stormed into the Decatur, Georgia, school where she worked. A special Biography presentation on Tuff’s story airs at 10.

All Eyez On Me (8 p.m., HBO) – A biopic about the life and death of rapper Tupac Shakur, starring Demetrius Shipp who bears an uncanny resemblance to 2Pac. It’s spooky.

Winter’s Dream (9 p.m., Hallmark) – The final Winterfest movie involves a former ski champion who re-enterse the competitive world after a 16-year-old downhill racer asks for help. She ends up finding a new love and reawakening an old passion.

Conan (10 p.m., TBS) – Conan O’Brien presents a special episode from Haiti, featuring musicians, celebrities and comics.

Saturday Night Live (11:30 p.m., NBC) – Will Ferrell returns to SNL as host, and Chris Stapleton performs.

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