A new batch of “The Standups” shines the spotlight on some impressive, fast-rising comics, but Minnesotans may want to start with Rachel Feinstein. Her material about a mother’s cringe-worthy attempts to cross cultural bridges and a father breaking etiquette on Facebook should go over well when she appears on “Live From Here With Chris Thile” at the State Theatre April 7.
Now streaming on Netflix
A superhero’s roots
“Krypton” adds a grimmer chapter to the Superman saga, with a focus on the Man of Steel’s grandfather (Tom Cruise-ish Cameron Cuffe), who must decide whether to save his planet with the fate of future Earth hanging in the balance. This ultra-serious series is more along the lines of “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” than “Smallville.”
9 p.m., Syfy
Philadelphia is the perfect city to feature in the Season 4 premiere of “Cheap Eats.” Host Ali Khan learns there is more to the town than cheesesteak sandwiches in a daylong tour that concludes with ramen in Fishtown.
9 p.m., Cooking Channel