Welcome to Brit + Co鈥檚 Weekly Entertainment Planner! Each聽Monday, we highlight one thing we鈥檙e excited about in six categories 鈥 movies, TV, music, streaming services, podcasts, and a bonus pick from all of the above 鈥 to help you navigate your week in watching聽and listening. Check out our picks for the week of聽May 7 to 13聽below. Your eyes and your ears will thank us!


Life of the Party (May 11):聽Melissa McCarthy plays Deanna, a woman who finds herself聽suddenly聽single after decades as a housewife and tries聽to reclaim her life by going back to college. The problem? She聽enrolls聽in her daughter鈥檚 school聽and dives headfirst into the beer-soaked,聽party-loving聽campus culture. Maya Rudolph and Gillian Jacobs also star, and Christina Aguilera plays herself, but really? You had us at 鈥淢elissa McCarthy.鈥 (Photo via Hopper Stone/Warner Bros. Entertainment)


Little Women (May 13):聽The latest adaptation of Louisa May Alcott鈥檚 beloved book has been one of our most-anticipated TV events for months, and it鈥檚 finally here. The universal Civil War-era coming-of-age story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March as they go from girls to young women 鈥 and yes, you will cry. The three-part series聽airs on PBS on Mother鈥檚 Day, May 13, 2018. (Photo via聽Masterpiece聽on PBS/BBC/Playground)


Evil Genius (May 11): If you鈥檝e finished binging Netflix鈥檚 Wild Wild Country and you鈥檙e looking for your next聽true-crime聽obsession, look no further than聽Evil Genius. The docuseries looks at the bizarre story behind the 2003 鈥減izza bomber heist,鈥 when聽a pizza delivery man attempted to rob a bank with a bomb around his neck 鈥 and that鈥檚 just the beginning. Watch all the episodes on May 11 on Netflix. (Photo via Netflix)


How It Is: Reese Witherspoon is taking over the podcasting world. The Big Little Lies star launched How It Is to give women a place to share their life experiences. The podcast is hosted by Orange Is the New Black star聽and activist聽Diane Guerrero, and features guests such as聽Lena Waithe, #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, Gabrielle Union, and many more. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, where the first three episodes are聽already available. (Photo via聽Christopher Polk/Getty Images)


Taylor Swift鈥檚 Reputation tour聽gets underway (May 8):聽Swift聽has stayed pretty far out of the media spotlight since releasing her Reputation album, but if the accompanying tour is anything like her star-studded, headline-grabbing 1989 tour, you鈥檒l be reading聽much more about her聽in the months to come. The Reputation tour kicks off May 8 in Glendale, Arizona, and runs until聽November 9, when it will wrap up in New Zealand. (Photo via聽Isabel Infantes/PA Images via Getty Images)


Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance (May 13): Lifetime鈥檚聽made-for-TV movie聽about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle鈥檚 love story will make it in just under the wire聽before the couple鈥檚 May 19 wedding. The film will reportedly follow the pair聽from their very first聽blind date聽to their headline-making engagement. Watch聽Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance聽on Sunday, May 13, at 8pm ET on Lifetime. (Photo via Lifetime)