It feels like it just started but the end of summer is nearing. Even though there are no holidays to look forward to in August, there are some favorite TV shows returning to tell more of their stories.
America’s Next Top Model (CW)
Fridays @ 9:00, 20th Series Premiere August 2
Young women of all sizes, shapes and backgrounds compete for a modeling prize package. Judges Andre Leon Talley, Tyra Banks and Nigel Barker will decide which new contestant will be the next winner of “America’s Next Top Model.”
Bad Girls Club (OXYGEN)
Tuesdays @ 8:00pm, 11th Season Premiere August 13
The new group of seven bad girls is heading to South Beach Miami.
Face Off (SYFY)
Tuesdays @ 9:00pm, Series Premiere August 13
Imagination and skills of aspiring special-effects make-up artists are put to the test with various industry challenges such as casting, molding, sculpting, full body painting, prosthetics, and creating new creature and villains from scratch. Each challenge is judged by famous Hollywood artists Ve Neill, Glenn Hetrick, and Neville Page with special guest Michael Westmore. “Face Off” is hosted by McKenzie Westmore. The winner will receive $25,000 in makeup supplies, $100,000 cash and a new car.
Hard Knocks (HBO)
Tuesdays @ 10:00pm, 8th Season Premiere August 6
Training camp with the Cincinnati Bengals.
Hell on Wheels (AMC)
Saturdays @ 9:00pm, 3rd Series Premiere August 10
In post-Civil war America the construction of the first transcontinental railway is underway. Cullen Bohannon (Anson Mount) is a former Confederate soldier looking for a new life outside the military so he joins “Hell on Wheels,” the “town” that travels the trails with the railway construction. Thomas “Doc” Durant (Colm Meaney) is a greedy entrepreneur who takes every advantage he can to make a buck. Elam Ferguson plays Common, an emancipated slave working for “true” freedom in a world that is still riddled in prejudice.
Million Dollar Listing: Los Angeles (BRAVO)
Wednesdays @ 9:00pm, 6th Season Premiere August 7
Real estate agents Josh Flagg, Madison Hildebrand and Josh Altman are looking for the big bucks by selling ritzy high dollar homes. They provide an inside personal look at the high stakes real estate market in neighborhoods like Hollywood, Malibu and Beverly Hills.
Mysteries at the Museum (TRAVEL)
Thursdays @ 9:00pm, 5th Series Premiere August 15
Each episode of “Mysteries at the Museum” takes an in-depth look at the stories of artifacts left behind in our nation’s history.
The Pitch (AMC)
Thursdays @ 10:00pm, 2nd Series Premiere August 15
No, “The Pitch” is not about baseball. (That was my first inkling.) Instead, it is about ad agencies pitching their ideas to new clients.
The Real Housewives of Miami (BRAVO)
Mondays @ 9:00pm, 3rd Season Premiere August 12
The famous housewives hanging out in Miami are Adrianna De Moura, Alexia Echevarria, Joanna Krupa, Lea Black, Lisa Hochstein, Ana Quincoces, and Marysol Patton. Yeah, I’ve never heard of any of them either.
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