August TV Calendar: New and Returning Shows

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1. Flip or Flop (2013– )

TV-G | 21 min | Reality-TV

Real estate agents Tarek and Christina flip houses in Southern California by purchasing old homes in need of TLC and renovating them to perfection. The couple re-sells the houses for a ... See full summary »

Stars: Tarek El Moussa, Christina Anstead, Taylor El Moussa, Kayla de St. Jean

Votes: 1,419

Premieres Thursday, Aug. 1 on HGTV

2. Million Dollar Listing New York (2012– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Reality-TV

Follows some of Manhattan's most relentless realtors as they close multimillion dollar deals faster than a yellow cab runs a red light.

Stars: Fredrik Eklund, Ryan Serhant, Luis D. Ortiz, Steve Gold

Votes: 1,267

Premieres Thursday, Aug. 1 on Bravo

3. No One Saw a Thing (2019– )

TV-14 | Documentary, Crime

Examines an unsolved and mysterious death in Skidmore, Missouri, 1981, after a resident is shot dead vigilante style in front of almost 60 townspeople, who deny having seen anything.

Votes: 131

Premieres Thursday, Aug. 1 on Sundance

4. Ask the StoryBots (2016–2018)

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Based on the award-winning educational apps, the StoryBots are curious little creatures who live in the world beneath our screens and go on fun adventures to help answer kids' questions.

Stars: Judy Greer, Erin Fitzgerald, Fred Tatasciore, Jeff Gill

Votes: 545

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

5. Basketball or Nothing (2019– )

Documentary, Sport

the lives of the Chinle High School boys' basketball team based on the Navajo Nation reservation in Arizona.

Votes: 296

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

6. A Black Lady Sketch Show (2019– )

30 min | Comedy

A half-hour sketch comedy written by and starring Robin Thede.

Stars: Robin Thede, Ashley Nicole Black, Quinta Brunson, Gabrielle Dennis

Votes: 787

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on HBO

7. Dear White People (2017– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

At a predominantly white Ivy League college, a group of black students navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination.

Stars: Logan Browning, Brandon P Bell, DeRon Horton, Antoinette Robertson

Votes: 19,862

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

8. Derry Girls (2018– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

The personal exploits of a 16-year-old girl and her family and friends during the Troubles in the early 1990s.

Stars: Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Louisa Harland, Nicola Coughlan, Jamie-Lee O'Donnell

Votes: 12,830

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

9. Descendants 3 (2019 TV Movie)

TV-G | 106 min | Adventure, Family, Musical

The teenagers of Disney's most infamous villains return to the Isle of the Lost to recruit a new batch of villainous offspring to join them at Auradon Prep.

Director: Kenny Ortega | Stars: Dove Cameron, Mitchell Hope, Cameron Boyce, Cassandra Naud

Votes: 3,084

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Disney

10. Into the Dark (2018– )

TV-MA | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

A horror anthology series with each episode inspired by a holiday.

Stars: Aurora Perrineau, Diane Sellers, Katie Wilson, Tom Bateman

Votes: 2,388

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Hulu

11. A Lover Scorned (2019 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 88 min | Drama, Thriller

Trapped in a loveless marriage, Brooke begins an affair with Jake a young, hotshot insurance-agent.

Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Rose Bianco, Kody Christiansen, Emilie de Ravin, Martha Hamilton

Votes: 99

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on LMN

12. Orangutan Jungle School (2018– )

TV-PG | 47 min | Documentary

Heartwarming stories from the largest animal rescue center for orangutans in the world where the caring staff do their best to help the young apes adjust, come of age and eventually return to the jungle.

Stars: Keeley Hawes, Laura Shavin

Votes: 43

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Smithsonian Channel Plus

13. Otherhood (2019)

R | 100 min | Comedy

38 Metascore

A grounded, soulful, celebratory comedy about three mothers and their adult sons. The film explores the stage after motherhood, Otherhood, when you have to redefine your relationship with your children, friends, spouse, and most importantly, yourself.

Director: Cindy Chupack | Stars: Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette, Felicity Huffman, Jake Hoffman

Votes: 7,155

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

14. She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018– )

TV-Y7-FV | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

She-Ra, Princess of Power, leads a rebellion to free her land of Etheria from the monstrous invaders the Horde.

Stars: Aimee Carrero, Marcus Scribner, Karen Fukuhara, AJ Michalka

Votes: 4,598

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Netflix

15. This is Football (2019– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Documentary, Sport

A documentary series that captures the emotions, stories, passions and triumphs surrounding the international sport of football.

Stars: Lionel Messi, Pep Guardiola, Megan Rapinoe, Juan Mata

Votes: 239

Premieres Friday, Aug. 2 on Prime Video

16. Dark Angel (2019 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 88 min | Drama

Based on the second book in the Casteel Series, Heaven has finally found the new life she always dreamed of with her newly discovered grandparents. Upon closer inspection, beauty and riches... See full summary »

Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Annalise Basso, Jason Priestley, Kelly Rutherford, Jason Cermak

Votes: 254

Premieres Saturday, Aug. 3 on Lifetime

17. Gen: Lock (2019– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Earth, 2068. City by city, free society is being forcibly absorbed into a vast autocracy. One military force holds the line. One pilot could turn the tide.

Stars: Michael B. Jordan, Golshifteh Farahani, David Tennant, Dakota Fanning

Votes: 809

Premieres Saturday, Aug. 3 on Adult Swim

18. Love and Sunshine (2019 TV Movie)

TV-G | Romance

A woman has been fostering a dog as she recovers from a broken heart. As the owner returns to claim the dog will sparks fly or will it just lead to another broken heart?

Director: Ellie Kanner | Stars: Danica McKellar, Mark Deklin, Christine Chatelain, Peter Benson

Votes: 515

Premieres Saturday, Aug. 3 on Hallmark

19. 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days (2017– )

42 min | Reality-TV

Follow couples who have an existing relationship online, but haven't met in person. We'll experience their journey as they travel to the other's foreign country for the first time in an ... See full summary »

Stars: Darcey Silva, Tim Malcolm, Tom Brooks, Veronica Rodriguez

Votes: 258

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on TLC

20. Alaskan Bush People (2014– )

42 min | Reality-TV

A journey deep into Alaska's bush, where naturalist and adventurer Billy Brown, along with his wife, Ami, and their seven children, chooses to live life on his own terms, connected to wild nature and bonded to each other.

Stars: Joshua Bam Bam Brown, Ami Brown, Bill Brown, Matt Brown

Votes: 1,986

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on Discovery

21. Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Game of Cat and Mouse (2019 TV Movie)

TV-G | Mystery

A taunting clue left for Aurora at a meeting begins a cat-and-mouse game between her and a mysterious criminal who commits increasingly serious crimes that leave the town rattled.

Director: Mark Jean | Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Niall Matter, Marilu Henner, Lexa Doig

Votes: 317

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on HMM/Hallmark

22. Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team (2006– )

30 min | Reality-TV, Sport

Reality show following the auditioning process and making of the annual Dallas Cowboys Cheerleading Squad.

Stars: Kelli Finglass, Judy Trammell, Sydney Durso, Jay Johnson

Votes: 346

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on CMT

23. Flip It Like Disick (2019– )


A look inside the lavish personal and professional world of Scott Disick, as he embarks on an endeavor of high-end home flipping.

Stars: Lindsay Diamond, Willa Ford, Benny Luciano, Kozet Luciano

Votes: 133

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on E!

24. Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (2018– )

25 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

In this weekly show, the former Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj brings his unique comedic voice and storytelling skill to explore the larger grim trends shaping our fragmented world.

Stars: Hasan Minhaj, Joyelle Johnson, Arnab Goswami, Maeve Higgins

Votes: 4,104

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on Netflix

25. Preacher (2016–2019)

TV-MA | 60 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

After a supernatural event at his church, a preacher enlists the help of a vampire and his ex to find God.

Stars: Dominic Cooper, Joseph Gilgun, Ruth Negga, Ian Colletti

Votes: 61,869

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on AMC

26. Racing Wives (2019– )


A look at the private lives of women who are married to world famous race car drivers.

Stars: Amber Balcaen, Ashley Busch, Samantha Busch, Whitney Ward Dillon

Votes: 39

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on CMT

27. Serengeti (2019– )

TV-PG | 146 min | Documentary

Wildlife docuseries examining the Serengeti region of Africa following different species of animals throughout their daily lives.

Stars: Lupita Nyong'o, John Boyega

Votes: 419

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on Discovery

28. Unexpected (2017– )


Unexpected, a new series following the journey of three pregnant teen couples and the parents who raised them.

Votes: 71

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on TLC

29. Worst Cooks in America (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Reality-TV

Some of the worst cooks in the country will compete in an elimination series. The last two standing have the chance to cook for culinary critics and win a cash prize.

Stars: Anne Burrell, Tyler Florence, Bobby Flay, Rachael Ray

Votes: 962

Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on Food

30. Bachelor in Paradise (2014– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV, Romance

Contestants from the Bachelor and Bachelorette from previous seasons have another chance to fall in love in Bachelor in Paradise with other previous contestants.

Stars: Chris Harrison, Wells Adams, Carly Waddell, Jorge

Votes: 1,210

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on ABC

31. Enter the Anime (2019)

58 min | Documentary

It is a documentary aimed at newcomers to anime, and follows anime newbie, Alex Burunova, as she dives into the mysterious world of the genre. The documentary features some of the biggest ... See full summary »

Director: Alex Burunova | Stars: Shinji Aramaki, Kôzô Morishita, Tania Nolan, Yoko Takahashi

Votes: 1,021

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on Netflix

32. Five Points (2018– )


Five high school students from Chicago experience a life-changing event, told from different points of view. Each perspective is crucial to unveiling the truth.

Stars: Madison Pettis, Nathaniel J. Potvin, Raymond Alexander Cham Jr., Hayley Kiyoko

Votes: 103

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on Facebook Watch

33. Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood (2014– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV

Follows the young, hip-hop elite as they strive to either "make" or "maintain" a life in the La La Land of Hollywood.

Stars: Ray J, Moniece Slaughter, Princess Love, Teairra Mari

Votes: 328

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on VH1

34. My Life Is Murder (2019– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Fearless and playful, she acts on instinct; both avenging angel and a bit of a shit stirrer; deeply empathetic and blunt to the point of rudeness. And with a deeply irreverent sense of ... See full summary »

Stars: Lucy Lawless, Bernard Curry, Ebony Vagulans, Todd River

Votes: 564

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on Acorn TV

35. Mystic Britain (2019– )


Television and radio presenter Clive Anderson and anthropologist Mary-Ann Ochota explore the island's ancient places and rituals.

Star: Clive Anderson

Votes: 26

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on Smithsonian

36. No Good Nick (2019)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family

A family finds their lives turned upside down when a young, street-smart grifter shows up on their doorstep, claiming to be a distant relative.

Stars: Siena Agudong, Lauren Lindsey Donzis, Kalama Epstein, Sean Astin

Votes: 1,667

Premieres Monday, Aug. 5 on Netflix

37. Code of the Wild (2019– )


Two brothers seek out answers to age-old mysteries, using both old school investigation techniques, and new age technology.

Star: Michael Gattuso

Votes: 30

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on Travel

38. Dating #NoFilter (2019– )


Let's be real... dating is not the fantasy that TV makes it out to be. Instead, it's an absolute shit show of X-rated pics, ghosting and one night stands. Finally, an honest voice is coming... See full summary »

Stars: Cara Connors, Reante Brown, Dan Babic, Tyrone Evans Clark

Votes: 56

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on E!

39. Flippin' Exes (2019– )


Follows ex-couple and current business partners, Nina Klemm and Michael LeSure, and their team as they buy, rehab, and sell homes in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Votes: 26

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on Bravo

40. Growing Up Chrisley (2019– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Reality-TV

Chase and Savannah Chrisley embark on a cross-country move to prove they're independent grown-ups.

Stars: Todd Chrisley, Chase Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley, Shala White

Votes: 91

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on USA

41. Intervention (2005– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Adventure, Drama, Reality-TV

This reality television show features all different types of addictions (drugs, alcohol, eating disorders, etc) and real people living with them on a day to day basis. Each show features ... See full summary »

Stars: Candy Finnigan, Mark Behar, Jeff VanVonderen, Ken Seeley

Votes: 2,311

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on A&E

42. The Little Couple (2009– )

30 min | Reality-TV

The lives of a pair of little people as they continue through their marriage, careers, and starting a family.

Stars: Bill Klein, Jennifer Arnold, Zoe Klein, Jonathan D. Karpicke

Votes: 937

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on TLC

43. Miz & Mrs. (2018– )

TV-14 | 21 min | Reality-TV

WWE's "It Couple" balance becoming first-time parents with their fast-paced lives.

Stars: Maryse Mizanin, Mike 'The Miz' Mizanin

Votes: 304

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on USA

44. The Real Housewives of Orange County (2006–2019)

TV-14 | 60 min | Reality-TV

A look at five families living in a protected Southern California enclave, and the real-life housewives who reside in one of the wealthiest planned communities in the country.

Stars: Tamra Judge, Vicki Gunvalson, Shannon Beador, Heather Dubrow

Votes: 3,123

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on Bravo

45. T-Pain's School of Business (2018– )


First, he mastered hip-hop. Now T-Pain takes us into the world of young disruptors, revealing the most innovative and exciting players in the entrepreneurial game. Quirky dreamers and ... See full summary »

Stars: T-Pain, Nik Ingersöll, Quentin J. Thrash, Josiah Zayner

Votes: 12

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on Fuse

46. Undercover Billionaire (2019– )


A successful entrepreneur is dropped into a remote community with little resources and has 90 days to create a successful company.

Stars: Glenn Stearns, RJ Messenger, Dawn Van Scoter, Christine Muir

Votes: 185

Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 6 on Discovery

47. BH90210 (2019– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Fictional drama about actors rebooting a global-hit TV show that they had starred in 29 years ago for 10 years. However, that hit show was real, and the actors from it are playing versions of themselves here. That hit was Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)

Stars: Gabrielle Carteris, Shannen Doherty, Jennie Garth, Brian Austin Green

Votes: 3,200

Premieres Wednesday, Aug. 7 on Fox

48. Bulletproof (2018– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Bulletproof follows two cops, Bishop and Pike, as they chase down hardened criminals in London's East End. On the surface Bishop and Pike have a lot in common they are cool, smart, ... See full summary »

Stars: Jason Maza, David Elliot, Olivia Chenery, Hiten Patel

Votes: 1,782

Premieres Wednesday, Aug. 7 on CW

49. Expedition Unknown (2015– )

60 min | Adventure, Mystery, Reality-TV