The first 2 weeks of August see the premiere of 4 new series, the season finale of DC’s Stargirl & Perry Mason, the series finale of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the return of Big Brother. New series premiering in the next two weeks are Apple TV+’s new comedy Ted Lasso, Netflix’s new animated series Wizards: Tales of Arcadia, Quibi’s new drama The Fugitive and new Star Trek animated series Star Trek: Lower Decks. In addition, 3% and The Rain return with all-new seasons.
Other highlights include the premiere two new comedy specials on Netflix: Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican Kids and Game On: A Comedy Crossover Event; new HGTV lifestyle series Martha Knows Best and World’s Most Wanted, a new docu-series on Netflix. In addition, new competition series Don’t concludes its inaugural season and The Titan Games concludes its current season as well.
SUNDAY AUGUST 2
MARTHA KNOWS BEST – SERIES PREMIERE (HGTV Canada @ 9pm ET)
Martha Knows Best gives fans a behind the scenes look at her latest gardening projects on her New York farm. From planting a vegetable garden and trees, to building a stone path, to grooming her pets, Martha does it all. She surprises fans, giving advice on their home projects, and helps her celebrity friends with theirs. Is there anything Martha can’t do?
I’ll Be Gone in the Dark – SEASON 1 FINALE (HBO Canada @ 10pm ET)
MONDAY AUGUST 3
THE FUGITIVE – SERIES PREMIERE (Quibi)
Mike Ferro (Boyd Holbrook) is an innocent man on the run, desperate to clear his name. Det. Clay Bryce (Kiefer Sutherland) is the determined cop trying to track him down. Let the chase begin.
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 5
WORLD’S MOST WANTED – DOCU-SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix)
Heinous criminals have avoided capture despite massive rewards and global investigations. This docu-series profiles some of the world’s most wanted.
Big Brother – SEASON 22 PREMIERE (Global and CBS @ 9pm ET) **2hr Premiere**
THURSDAY AUGUST 6
The Rain – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Netflix)
STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS – SERIES PREMIERE (CTV Sci-Fi Channel @ 9pm ET)
Star Trek: Lower Decks follows the support crew on one of Starfleet’s least important ships, the U.S.S. Cerritos, in 2380. Ensigns Mariner (Tawny Newsome), Boimler (Jack Quaid), Rutherford (Eugene Cordero) and Tendi (Noël Wells) have to keep up with their duties and their social lives, often while the ship is being rocked by a multitude of sci-fi anomalies.
Doom Patrol – SEASON 2 FINALE (CTV Sci-Fi Channel @ 9:30pm ET)
FRIDAY AUGUST 7
WIZARDS: TALES OF ARCADIA – SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix)
Merlin’s apprentice joins Arcadia’s heroes on a time-bending adventure in Camelot, where conflict is brewing between the human, troll and magical worlds.
SUNDAY AUGUST 9
Perry Mason – SEASON 1 FINALE (HBO Canada @ 9pm ET)
MONDAY AUGUST 10
Game On: A Comedy Crossover Event – SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix)
Worlds collide in this special event featuring familiar faces, surprise cameos and stories of spirited competition from four different comedy series.
The Titan Games – SEASON 2 FINALE (Global and NBC @ 8pm ET)
TUESDAY AUGUST 11
Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican Kids – COMEDY SPECIAL (Netflix)
Former “Saturday Night Live” star Rob Schneider returns to the stage and shares his take on life, love and dinosaur dreams in this stand-up special.
DC’s Stargirl – SEASON 1 FINALE (The CW @ 8pm ET)
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 12
World of Dance – SEASON 4 FINALE (NBC @ 9pm ET)
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – SERIES FINALE (CTV and ABC @ 9pm ET) **2hr Finale**
THURSDAY AUGUST 13
Don’t – SEASON 1 FINALE (ABC @ 9pm ET)
FRIDAY AUGUST 14
3% – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Netflix) **Final Season**
TED LASSO – SERIES PREMIERE (Apple TV+)
The series follows a college football coach from Kansas (Jason Sudeikis) who is hired to coach a professional soccer team in England.