On the network front, the next two weeks see the return of Global original drama Departure with an all-new season as well as the season finale of Fox animated series Housebroken and British crime drama Ridley (airs on PBS). On the reality front, Big Brother, Fboy Island, Secret Celebrity Renovation & The Challenge return with an all-new season, while Farming For Love, Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge, The Great American Recipe & Tough as Nails concluded their current season. Also, new CBS musical game show Superfan premieres August 9.
On the specialty & streaming front, the next 2 weeks see the premiere of 4 new series, the return of Breeders, Dark Winds, Fatal Seduction, Harley Quinn, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, Miracle Workers, Only Murders in the Building, Physical, Rap Sh!t, The Chi, The Hardy Boys, When Calls the Heart & Winning Time: Rise of the Lakers Dynasty and the series finale of Full Circle & Mayans M.C.. New series premiering in the next two weeks include Amazon Prime Video’s new limited series drama The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart, Netflix’s new limited series drama Painkiller, Sundance Now’s new Israeli mystery drama Broken Ties and new Australian drama Black Snow (airing on AMC). In addition, Cruel Summer, Hijack, Joe Pickett, Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, Swagger & The Righteous Gemstones conclude their current season.
On the reality front, new Netflix baking competition The Big Nailed It! Baking Challenge premieres, while The Great Food Truck Race (Food Network) and Barbie Dreamhouse Challenge (HGTV) conclude their current season.
SUNDAY JULY 30
Joe Pickett – SEASON 2 FINALE (Paramount+)
Farming For Love – SEASON 1 FINALE (CTV @ 8pm ET)
Tough as Nails – SEASON 5 FINALE (Global and CBS @ 8pm ET)
Dark Winds – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (AMC @ 9pm ET)
When Calls the Heart – SEASON 10 PREMIERE (Super Channel Heart & Home @ 9pm ET)
BLACK SNOW – SERIES PREMIERE (AMC @ 10:07pm ET)
After a time capsule is unearthed at a local high school, a small Far North Queensland town is plunged back into the past, and the secrets of an unsolved murder of one of its students unravels.
The Righteous Gemstones – SEASON 3 FINALE (HBO Canada @ 10:35pm ET)
Harley Quinn – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Adult Swim Canada @ 11pm ET)
MONDAY JULY 31
The Hardy Boys – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (YTV @ 8pm ET)
FARMER WANTS A WIFE – SERIES PREMIERE (CTV2 @ 9pm ET)
This series follows four hard-working farmers in search of real, lasting love. Each farmer hosts a group of single women who leave behind the comfort and convenience of city life for the charms and challenges of country living, as they embark on an adventure that could change the course of their lives forever. The pursuit of genuine love never looked like this as each farmer and their group of hopeful singles meet and mutually select one another before the women are invited to experience life on their respective farm.
Breeders – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (FX Canada @ 10pm ET)
Cruel Summer – SEASON 2 FINALE (ABC Spark @ 10pm ET)
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 2
Hijack – SEASON 1 FINALE (Apple TV+)
Physical – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (Apple TV+)
Big Brother – SEASON 25 PREMIERE (Global and CBS @ 8pm ET)
THURSDAY AUGUST 3
The Lincoln Lawyer – SEASON 2, PART 2 PREMIERE (Netflix)
FBoy Island – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (The CW @ 9pm ET)
FRIDAY AUGUST 4
THE LOST FLOWERS OF ALICE HART – SERIES PREMIERE (Amazon Prime Video) *7-Part Limited series*
After losing her parents to a mysterious fire, nine-year-old Alice Hart is raised by her grandmother June on a flower farm where she learns there are secrets within secrets. But years on, an unearthed betrayal sees Alice forced to face her past.
THE BIG NAILED IT! BAKING CHALLENGE – SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix)
Ten terrible bakers pick up tips from professional coaches while vying for a cash prize.
Fatal Seduction – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (Netflix)
Secret Celebrity Renovation – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (CBS @ 8pm ET)
SUNDAY AUGUST 6
Ridley – SEASON 1 FINALE (PBS @ 8pm ET)
Housebroken – SEASON 2 FINALE (FOX @ 9pm ET)
The Chi – SEASON 6 PREMIERE (Crave 1 @ 9pm ET)
Winning Time: Rise of the Lakers Dynasty – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (HBO Canada @ 9pm ET)
The Great Food Truck Race – SEASON 16 FINALE (Food Network Canada @ 9pm ET)
Barbie Dreamhouse Challenge – SEASON 1 FINALE (HGTV Canada @ 9pm ET)
Car S.O.S. – SEASON 11 FINALE (National Geographic Canada @ 9pm ET)
MONDAY AUGUST 7
Departure – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (Global @ 8pm ET)
The Great American Recipe – SEASON 2 FINALE (PBS @ 9pm ET)
TUESDAY AUGUST 8
Only Murders in the Building – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (Disney+ Canada)
LA Fire & Rescue – SEASON 1 FINALE (Global @ 10pm ET)
Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge – SEASON 1 FINALE (NBC @ 10pm ET)
Dark Side of the Ring – SEASON 4 FINALE (Crave 1 @ 10pm ET)
The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning – SEASON 1 FINALE (Lifetime Canada @ 10:15pm ET)
Miracle Workers – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (CTV Comedy Channel @ 10:30pm ET)
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 9
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Disney+) *Final Season*
LA Fire & Rescue – SEASON 1 FINALE (NBC @ 8pm ET)
SUPERFAN – SERIES PREMIERE (Global and CBS @ 9pm ET)
A musical spectacle disguised as a game show features contestants vying in multiple rounds of play to prove they are the ultimate music fan; each episode features a different musical artist who selects a superfan to win a once-in-a-lifetime prize.
THURSDAY AUGUST 10
PAINKILLER – SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix) *8-Part Limited Series*
The origins of the opioid crises in the United States, as seen through the eyes of perpetrators, victims, and truth-seekers.
BROKEN TIES – SERIES PREMIERE (Sundance Now)
An Israeli investigator begins to unravel a crime ring dealing in the trafficking of newborn babies; as the lines of morality blur, he becomes swept away in the mystery, doing whatever it takes to locate the children.
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds – SEASON 2 FINALE (CTV Sci-fi Channel @ 9pm ET)
The Challenge: USA – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (CTV and CBS @ 10:01pm ET)
Rap Sh!t – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (HBO Canada @ 10:40pm ET)
FRIDAY AUGUST 11
Swagger – SEASON 2 FINALE (Apple TV+)