What to Watch Tonight

Ripper Street Returns, Scandal-ous Game Night and More

  • PBS, CBS, NBC, ABC and others
    Democratic National Convention

    Night 4 speakers include Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton. (CBS, NBC and ABC begin coverage at 10.)

  • The CW
    Beauty and the Beast

    [Copy, paste] “Vincent and Cat struggle to retain a sense of normalcy in their lives as threats of a beast bounty and a DHS manhunt loom.”

  • NBC
    Hollywood Game Night

    Celebrity participants include Scandal‘s Bellamy Young, Dexter alum Julia Stiles, The View‘s Raven-Symone, journalists Meredith Vieira and Natalie Morales (Today) and model Hannah Davis.

  • ABC
    Greatest Hits

    Fifth Harmony performs a Destiny’s Child medley; Kelsea Ballerini sings hits by Shania Twain, Britney Spears and Maroon 5; Little Big Town covers Alicia Keys.

  • BBC America
    Ripper Street

    Season 4 premiere: Edmund Reid returns to Whitechapel after an old friend is sentenced to be hanged for murder. (Previously renewed for a fifth and final season.)

  • Comedy Central
    Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle

    Series premiere: This four-night event finds the Roastmaster General and an all-star panel (including Kevin Hart and David Spade) judging a series of roasts given by 16 comedic competitors.

  • USA Network
    Queen of the South

    A debt-riddled Camila contemplates giving Teresa up; Brenda’s growing enterprise creates tension between her and Tony.

  • FX
    Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll

    Gigi gets Ava ready for her solo debut; Johnny becomes weirdly supportive; Flash makes an important decision; Bam establishes a more professional facade.

  • CBS
    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

    Colbert’s final DNC-themed show will feature Broad City‘s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, plus historian Doris Kearns Goodwin.

  • NBC
    Late Night With Seth Meyers

    Meyers goes live to react to Clinton’s speech with SNL Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che.