What to Watch Tonight

Thrones, Veep and Other Finales, Ray Donovan Returns, BET Awards, Match Game and More


On TV this Sunday: Game of Thrones, Silicon Valley and Veep come to a close, ABC launches new takes on Pyramid and Match Game and Showtime gets amped up for Roadies. Here are 13 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Sundance
    Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter

    Season premiere: Jennifer Lopez (Shades of Blue), Kerry Washington (Scandal), Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife), Sarah Paulson (The People v. O.J.), Kirsten Dunst (Fargo), Regina King (The Leftovers) and Constance Zimmer (UnREAL) discuss their roles.

  • BET
    BET Awards

    Throughout the telecast, Sheila E., The Roots, D’Angelo, Janelle Monae and others pay tribute to the legendary Prince.

  • CBS
    Big Brother

    The new Heads of Household move into their rooms and choose two house guests for elimination.

  • ABC
    Celebrity Family Feud

    Season 2 premiere: Kellie Pickler (American Idol) faces off against Lance Bass (NSYNC); Ernie Hudson (Ghost- busters) versus NeNe Leakes (Real Housewives).

  • HBO
    Game of Thrones

    Season 6 finale (75 minutes): The cable network hasn’t released any information about “The Winds of Winter,” but we’ve got a few theoriesand a few photos! (Already renewed for Season 7; is Season 8 inevitable?)

  • Showtime
    Ray Donovan

    Season 4 premiere: Ray tries to make things better with Bridget; Abby’s diagnosis threatens to upend the entire Donovan clan. (Get casting news, watch teaser.)

  • ABC
    $100,000 Pyramid

    Series premiere: With Michael Strahan hosting, it’s Sherri Shepherd (The View) vs. Anthony Anderson (black-ish), Rosie O’Donnell (The View) vs. Kathy Najimy (Veep).

  • ABC
    Match Game

    Series premiere: With Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) hosting, contestants try to match the answers of Debra Messing (The Mysteries of Laura), J.B. Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm), Michael Ian Black (The Jim Gaffigan Show), Rosie O’Donnell (The View), Sutton Foster (Younger) and Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schimdt).

  • Showtime
    Roadies

    Series premiere: Luke Wilson (Enlightened) and Carla Gugino (Wayward Pines) star in this Cameron Crowe dramedy about the reckless, romantic and poignant lives of a dedicated group of roadies. (Watch trailer.)

  • TNT
    Murder in the First

    Season 3 premiere: A quarterback is murdered at a club; D.A. Mario Siletti and his wife get into a car accident; Hildy gets an unfortunate diagnosis.

  • USA Network
    Motive

    Season 3 finale: Angie attempts to take down a criminal who is hellbent on ending her career. (USA premieres Season 4 next Sunday.)

  • HBO
    Silicon Valley

    Season 3 finale: Richard deals with Erlich’s publicity success; Dinesh’s video-chatting app gains momentum. (Previously renewed.)

  • HBO
    Veep

    Season 5 finale: Selina prepares for Inauguration Day; Mike deals with exhaustion; Catherine gets an unexpected makeover. (Get renewal status.)