More than words

Words aren’t always necessary to convey charm and humor, as proven by the new dramedy “This Close.” Deaf actors Shoshannah Stern and Josh Feldman, who also co-wrote the series, play best friends who deal with the aftermath of her recent engagement. Cheryl Hines, Marlee Matlin and Zach Gilford are among the familiar faces making guest appearances.

Streaming on Sundance Now

The liar’s club

Con men don’t come in prettier packages than the one enveloping Dr. Paolo Macchiarini, the world-renowned surgeon who pulled the wool over the eyes of NBC News producer Benita Alexander. His fake-news courtship is the subject of “He Lied About Everything,” a documentary that will have you thinking twice the next time you fall in love.

7 p.m., Investigation Discovery

Early Hepburn

PBS’ highly anticipated take on “Little Women,” starring Angela Lansbury and Emily Watson, doesn’t come stateside until May, giving literary fans plenty of time to catch the third adaptation of the Louisa May Alcott novel, the 1933 film starring Katharine Hepburn and Joan Bennett.

9:15 p.m., TCM

Neal Justin