Rogers Specialty Highlights Monday, July 21 to Sunday, August 3
– Eph and Nora get a firsthand look at the severity of the virus while fighting to save Captain Redfern on FX Canada’s The Strain –
– Barry tries to sway his brother’s brash decisions in order to transform Abbudin and right their father’s wrongs on an all-new episode of Tyrant on FX Canada –
– Russ and Lina’s date gets hijacked while Jimmy attempts to date Gretchen on new episodes of Married and You’re the Worst on FXX –
– Stuart and Barry cunningly convince Athens, GA residents their town is the most psychic in all of America when The Happenings airs on OLN –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for July 21 to August 3. All programming is subject to change.
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Tyrant: Tuesday, July 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Jamal (Ashraf Barhom) prepares to throw down the gauntlet on the thousands of citizens gathered in the Plaza to protest his reign. Meanwhile, Barry (Adam Rayner) scrambles to organize a summit in the hopes of avoiding violence and bloodshed.
The Bridge: Wednesday, July 23 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Sonya (Diane Kruger) and Marco (Demian Bichir) make an unsettling discovery as they continue to track Eleanor (Franka Potente). Meanwhile, Charlotte's (Annabeth Gish) business takes a hit, and Eva (Stephanie Sigman) and Linder (Thomas M. Wright) are reunited.
The Strain: Sunday, July 27 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Eph (Corey Stoll) and Nora (Mia Maestro) fight to save Captain Redfern’s (Jonathan Potts) life before coming face-to-face with the horrifying effects of the virus. Then, a spike in rat attacks signals to the team that something inexplicable is happening below the city. Later, Abraham (David Bradley) is released from jail, and begins his own merciless plan to stop the spread of the disease.
Tyrant: Tuesday, July 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“What the World Needs Now”
Barry (Adam Rayner) convinces Jamal (Ashraf Barhom) to meet with exiled opposition leader Sheik Rashid. But when the meeting takes a turn for the worse, Jamal is forced to make a difficult decision that will impact the lives of his family and his country -- forever.
The Bridge: Wednesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Marco (Demian Bichir) gains a new ally while discovering the true extent of Fausto's (Ramon Franco) reach. Then, a disruption at a local bank provides new intel and Charlotte (Annabeth Gish) and Ray (Brian Van Holt) discuss their future.
The Strain: Sunday, August 3 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“It’s Not for Everyone”
A secret autopsy demonstrates the bizarre progression of the mystery virus, prompting Jim (Sean Astin) to make a startling confession. Eph (Corey Stoll) and Nora (Mia Maestro) race to find the father of the youngest victim of the plane tragedy, but someone unexpected beats them to it.
Wilfred: Wednesday, July 23 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Ryan (Elijah Wood) gets sucked into the “End Game.”
Married: Thursday, July 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Russ (Nat Faxon) and Lina (Judy Greer) continue to struggle with their intimacy. Later, A.J. (Brett Gelman) and Jess (Jenny Slate) hijack the couple’s date night.
You’re The Worst: Thursday, July 24 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
Jimmy (Chris Geere) attempts to take Gretchen (Aya Cash) on a proper date.
Wilfred: Wednesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Ryan (Elijah Wood) helps his mother adjust to her new life, while Wilfred (Jason Gann) deals with a new nemesis.
Married: Thursday, July 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Russ (Nat Faxon) and Lina (Judy Greer) go on a romantic getaway. Meanwhile, Jess (Jenny Slate) gets into trouble for inappropriately texting her neighbour.
You’re The Worst: Thursday, July 31 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
“Keys Open Doors”
Gretchen (Aya Cash) inadvertently asks Jimmy (Chris Geere) for a key to his house.
Storage Wars: Texas: Monday, July 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“When Vic Comes to Shove”
In the east Texan town of Henderson, a fight breaks out before the auction even begins. Once the dust settles, Ricky takes a couple of rounds while Kenny gets taken to the bank.
The Happenings: Tuesday, July 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Illusionists Barry and Stuart devise a cunning plan to make the residents of Athens, GA., believe they have the most psychic town in America. The pair stage an illusion where Barry crushes a car using the power of his mind, which then goes viral on the web. Later, Barry attempts to convince people in a comic book store they have their very own psychic powers.
I Shouldn’t Be Alive: Wednesday, July 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Volcano Vacation Hell”
A tourist on his dream vacation becomes hopelessly lost while sightseeing on a Hawaiian volcano. He is then faced with a five day battle to survive in the dry, barren landscape.
Storage Wars: Texas: Monday, July 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Puffy the Auction Slayer”
The auction travels to Haslet, TX, where some old hands appear to compete for abandoned treasures. Ricky’s mother Puffy – a veteran of storage battles – quickly finds herself in the sights of a territorial Lesa Lewis. Meanwhile, Jenny battles a refurbishing gamble, and Ricky’s discovery takes him where men fear to tread.
The Happenings: Tuesday, July 29 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Barry and Stuart arrive in Whitstable, England with the mission of making the entire town believe it’s at the centre of ghost activity. Famous for its oysters, pubs and pebbled beaches, the duo aims to add a poltergeist to the list of tourist attractions.
I Shouldn’t Be Alive: Wednesday, July 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Lost in the Jungle”
A sightseeing tour to the Mayan ruins turns deadly when one traveller becomes lost in the dense, unforgiving jungle. With temperatures exceeding 100 degrees and no food or water, this traveller faces a desperate fight for his life.
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