What to Watch Tonight

The Night Shift Enlists Beals, Kingdom Returns and More


On TV this Wednesday: Jennifer Beals scrubs in for Season 3 of The Night Shift, American Ninja Warrior returns, Kingdom gets back in the ring and Young & Hungry embarks on an untraditional honeymoon. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • NBC
    American Ninja Warrior

    Season 8 premiere: New obstacles include the Floating Steps, Tic Toc, Escalator and Ring Jump; Kevin Bull, Jessie Graff and Grant McCartney return.

  • ABC
    500 Questions

    Season 2 finale: The road to 500 questions comes to an end. There’s really not much else we can say here. (Not yet renewed.)

  • Fox
    MasterChef

    Season 7 premiere: The Battle of the Apron challenge kicks off this latest cycle in which 40 home cooks compete for a cookbook deal and $250,000.

  • The CW
    iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party

    Flo Rida, DNCE, Tinashe, Lukas Graham, Kygo and Jason DeRulo perform; Joe Jonas, Hailee Steinfeld and “social media star” The Fat Jew host.

  • Freeform
    Young & Hungry

    Season 4 premiere: Gabi winds up on someone else’s honeymoon after having her heart broken by Josh. (Get spinoff details.)

  • Pop
    Schitt's Creek

    Season 2 finale: Johnny and Moira run into a couple from their former life; Alexis and David attend Mutt’s annual barn party. (Get renewal status.)

  • Freeform
    Baby Daddy

    Season 5B premiere: Bonnie serves as Danny’s lawyer when Riley puts him on “trial” for breaking her heart.

  • DirecTV's Audience Network
    Kingdom

    Season 2B premiere: Ryan and Jay promote their championship bout; Alvey gets devastating news; Alicia preps for her first fight as a member of Navy St.

  • NBC
    The Night Shift

    Season 3 premiere (Part 1 of 2): Drew and new colleague Syd Jennings (Jennifer Beals, The L Word) attempt to treat an Afghani woman while stationed overseas. (Heading to ATX Festival!)

  • Sundance
    Cleverman

    Series premiere: This futuristic Australian import follows a group of nonhumans battling for survival in a world where humans seek to kill their kind; Iain Glen (Game of Thrones), Frances O’Connor (The Missing) and Stef Dawson (The Hunger Games) star.