On TV this Sunday: Boardwalk Empire strikes a deal in its season premiere, HBO runs out of Leftovers, Wipeout crowns its champion, a Utopia (possibly) comes together and TV Land honors Joan Rivers. Here are 15 programs to keep on your radar.
Boardwalk Uncorks Its Final Run, The Leftovers and Two Other Finales, Utopia Debuts and More
A Tribute to Joan Rivers
Through 11:30 pm | TV Land honors the late comedienne with a series of memorable appearances, including her stint on Hot in Cleveland, episodes of her series How’d You Get So Rich? and the 20/20 tribute special, Joan Rivers: Living for the Laughs. (Additionally, Rivers’ final appearance on Watch What Happens Live will be rebroadcast on E! at 11:30 pm.)
Series premiere through finale: This docuseries, which follows five housemates with intellectual disabilities living in England, premieres and ends in one night, with a marathon of 13 episodes running through 9 pm.
Football Night in America
Season 9 premiere: Weekly NFL analysis is back! (As is Sunday Night Football, which has its time slot premiere at 8:20 pm with the Broncos hosting the Colts.)
The ABC's of Schoolhouse Rock
If you can’t quite remember the function of Conjunction Junction, tune into this tribute to the beloved educa-tional program, hosted by Grey’s doc Chandra Wilson.
Series premiere: Based on a Dutch series, this “social experiment” features 15 very different contestants who move to a remote location, with limited supplies, and attempt to create a society from scratch.
Two-hour finale: The season wraps up with a “Fraternity vs. Sorority” face-off, followed by a first- ever Tournament of Champions. (Not yet renewed.)
9/10: The Final Hours
This documentary special recounts the day before the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001.
Final season premiere: In 1931 Cuba, Nucky and Sally Wheet forge ties with Bacardi Rum, in hopes of Prohibition’s repeal. Meanwhile, Lucky Luciano sets a bold plan in motion.
Season finale: Charlie tries to break free of Otto’s shadow, while a lavish beauty pageant forces Otto and Elizabeth’s secret into the spotlight.
Season 3 premiere: Nikki plans for a future without John Cena (say it ain’t so!), Eva picks between family and her husband an ex-Diva returns with a dark secret.
Witches of East End
Freya and Frederick celebrate a milestone birthday, and Tarkoff puts pressure on Frederick to get things done while Ingrid and Dash grow closer.
Season finale: An elaborate Memorial Day initiative by the Guilty Remnant plunges Mapleton into chaos. (Already renewed!)
Being Tyler Posey
Ever wonder what it’s like to be the star of Teen Wolf? Fortunately, you can find out!
When Vi’s ex-husband is accused of medical malpractice, Jamie works to clear his name.
Ephraim learns that his estranged wife is missing, and Gus is forced to make a difficult decision about Felix. (Which can only mean more gross worm scenes.)