No “The Week Ahead” this week due to poor planning on my end. Good news is that Labor Day Weekend means less high profile movie releases and most of the summer shows have ended already  (except for Mr. Robot which was preempted last week and will air this week instead).

Have a good week!


the week ahead: august 23, 2015

Movies: Two major releases include action film No Escape with Owen Wilson and DJ drama We Are Your Friends starring Zac Efron.


New shows: Fear the Walking Dead (AMC Sunday, 9 P.M.), Rachael Ray’s Kids Cook-Off (Food Monday, 8 P.M.), Monica the Medium (ABC Family Tuesday, 8 P.M.), Public Morals (TNT Tuesday, 10 P.M.), The Carmichael Show (NBC Wednesday, 9 P.M.)

Season premieres: The Great Food Truck Race (season 6; Food Sunday, 9 P.M.)

Season finales: Ballers (HBO Sunday, 10 P.M.), The Brink (HBO Sunday, 10:30 P.M.), Devious Maids (Lifetime Monday, 9 P.M.), Murder in the First (TNT Monday, 10 P.M.), Another Period (Comedy Tuesday, 10:30 P.M.), Mr. Robot (USA Wednesday, 10 P.M.), Defiance (Syfy Friday, 8 P.M.), Dark Matter (Syfy Friday, 10 P.M.)

Series finale: Hannibal (NBC Saturday, 10 P.M.)

the week ahead: august 16, 2015

Movies: Three major releases this week include stoner action film American Ultra, Hitman: Agent 47 starring Rupert Friend, and horror sequel Sinister 2.


Specials: Ed Sheeran — Live at Wembley Stadium (NBC Sunday, 8 P.M.), Teen Choice 2015 (Fox Sunday, 8 P.M.), Show Me A Hero (HBO Sunday, 8 P.M.)

Season finales: Humans (AMC Sunday, 9 P.M.), Food Network Star (Food Sunday, 9 P.M.), Proof (TNT Tuesday, 10 P.M.), Clipped (TBS Tuesday, 10 P.M.), The Astronauts Wives Club (ABC Thursday, 8 P.M.), Killjoys (Syfy Friday, 9 P.M.)

Season premieres: The Real Husbands of Hollywood (season 4; BET Tuesday, 10 P.M.), Survivor’s Remorse (season 2; Starz Saturday, 9:30 P.M.)

New shows: Blunt Talk (Starz Saturday, 9 P.M.)