On TV this Sunday: Penny Dreadful takes on old and new demons in its season finale, Shark Week goes wild, the FIFA Women’s World Cup concludes and True Detective resolves its cliffhanger. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
Penny Dreadful Finale, Shark Week Begins, FIFA and More
FIFA Women's World Cup
The United States takes on Japan in the final game from Vancouver.
The highly anticipated annual event kicks off with Shark Trek, in which Massachusetts marine biologist Dr. Greg Skomal investigates the swim patterns of Great White sharks. Island of the Mega Shark and Monster Mako follow (at 9 pm and 10 pm, respectively).
Celebrity Family Feud
Dr. Phil McGraw takes on film directors Garry and Penny Marshall, while Glee’s Kevin McHale plays against Modern Family’s Fred Willard.
Last Tango in Halifax
Alan finally lets Celia into his secret about Gary, but is saddened when Celia punishes Caroline on her wedding day for his mistake.
Paul works the prostitute angle (…as one does?), while Frank receives the first casualty in a secret war.
Food Network Star
Paired-up finalists collaborate on a dish that blends their styles, which they will serve to first-time daters from Match.com. (BTW, is this season the best ever?)
Niska stages an escape from the brothel, Leo’s secret is revealed and George is horrified to be given a new Synth.
Season 2 finale: While Sir Malcolm and Frankenstein confront ghosts from their pasts, Vanessa must rely on her own strength to defeat the demon. (Renewed.)
A surprise skitter attack leaves the 2nd Mass without food, prompting Maggie, Ben, Pope and Sara to embark on a dangerous mission for supplies.
Alex is tasked by Zaman’s half-brother, Raja, to get a message to Walter – a mission Alex hopes will save him from being sent to Baghdad.