City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, July 27 to Sunday, August 2
– Kaitlyn makes an emotional decision on the heart-stirring and dramatic season finale of The Bachelorette, followed by the After the Final Rose Live special where Kaitlyn discusses her journey for love and the outcome of her relationships, Monday –
– Nick Cannon welcomes former judge Piers Morgan for a special two-hour episode of America’s Got Talent celebrating the 10th Year Anniversary with special performances by past winners and fan-favourites –
– The gang throws Lip a surprise party after graduating from high school on the season finale of Shameless –
– Rejected and heartbroken past contestants of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette search for new love in the sands of Mexico in the season premiere of Bachelor in Paradise, Sunday –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for July 27 to August 2. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, July 27
The Bachelorette (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
In the dramatic season finale, Kaitlyn is torn between the two remaining men: Nick and Shawn. Her relationship with Shawn has survived several emotional bombshells, while her relationship with Nick has been undeniably passionate and intense. After introducing Nick and Shawn to her family, Kaitlyn makes a final decision with the possibility of a proposal.
The Bachelorette (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 11 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Live One-Hour Special**
“After the Final Rose”
After the dramatic season finale, emotions run high as Kaitlyn sits down with Chris Harrison to discuss her decision before the final two bachelors, Nick and Shawn, join the panel. Plus, a sneak peek of the highly anticipated summer series Bachelor in Paradise will be featured, debuting this Sunday, August 2nd on City.
Tuesday, July 28
America’s Got Talent
(s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Judge Cuts 3”
In the third round of Judge Cuts, actor and comedian Marlon Wayans (White Chicks) joins the panel as a guest judge.
Wednesday, July 29
America’s Got Talent (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“10 Year Anniversary Special”
In the show’s 10th anniversary, top moments are revisited with performances from past winners and fan-favourites. Plus, Seasons 1 to 6 judge Piers Morgan joins the current judges to speak on their experiences on the judging panel.
Thursday, July 30
: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“And the Woman Clothed with the Sun…”
The search for serial killer Francis Dolarhyde (Richard Armitage) heats up as Will (Hugh Dancy) delves into dangerous territory. He envisions himself in Dolarhyde's psyche and contacts Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen) for help in profiling the killer. Meanwhile, a new woman enters Dolarhyde's life.
Friday, July 31
Escape or Die
: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“Death Tank (Miami, Florida)”
Dean has been invited to attempt an escape in front of professional executives in sunny Miami. There he will unveil a brand new escape apparatus the world hasn’t seen in 60 years – the Death Tank. Used as a torture chamber in WWII, it resurfaced when a Russian magician attempted to escape the tank… and died. Will Dean be the first person to ever escape the Death Tank?
Illusions of Grandeur
: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT. 9:30 MT, 7:30 CT
**OLN Original Series**
Zack heads to Detroit to perform some mind-boggling tricks, but after getting rained out, heads to the "world's largest gathering of magicians" in Colon, Michigan. Inspired by the magic lovers in Colon, Zack returns to Detroit to attempt his most dangerous stunt yet.
Sunday, August 2
Bachelor in Paradise (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Hoping for a second chance at love, former fan-favourites and controversial characters from past seasons of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette explore new relationships and renewed heartbreak in Vallarta-Nayarit, Mexico. This season’s cast includes ex-contestants Jonathan Holloway, JJ Lane, Tanner Tolbert, and Jared Haibon from the past season of The Bachelorettefeaturing Kaitlyn Bristowe.
10 p.m. ET/PT, 11 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Season 3 Finale**
“Survival of the Fittest”
The Gallaghers and their friends celebrate Lip's (Jeremy Allen White) graduation from high school by throwing him a surprise party. Meanwhile, Frank (William H. Macy) loses a bet to Lip and treats him to a lobster dinner; and Kevin (Steve Howey) and Veronica (Shanola Hampton) join Carol (Vanessa Bell Calloway) for her ultrasound.
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