What to Watch Today

12 Monkeys Finale, Colbert Goes Live, the Republican National Convention and More

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

    Night 1 of 4: Speakers include Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas, Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa, former NYC mayor Rudolph Giuliani and Melania Trump. (CBS, NBC and ABC begin coverage at 10.)

  • NBC
    American Ninja Warrior

    The Top 30 return to Atlanta for the City Finals; obstacles include the Salmon Ladder, The Clacker, Floating Monkey Bars and the Invisible Ladder.

  • Fox
    So You Think You Can Dance

    Cat Deeley reveals which of the junior dancers have made it into the Top 9 following America’s vote.

  • Freeform
    The Fosters

    Callie learns a former foster brother has been convicted of murder; Brandon throws a party; Lena and Stef offer to help get Gabe’s name off of the sex offender registry.

  • Syfy
    12 Monkeys

    Season 2 finale: Cole and Railly attempt to find peace by living in the past; Cole is forced to do the unthinkable to save the world; Madeleine Stowe (Revenge) guest-stars. (Get renewal status.)

  • Lifetime
    Devious Maids

    Rosie learns one of Peri’s secrets; Evelyn fools Carmen; Marisol has a difficult time with Peter’s absence; Genevieve figures out a way to get Zoila’s attention.

  • TNT
    Rizzoli & Isles

    Maura investigates when a cyclist spontaneously combusts; Jane is asked to speak to a class of FBI recruits at Quantico.

  • Lifetime

    Quinn interferes with Rachel and Coleman’s relationship; Darius and Romeo leave the set to blow off steam; Season 1 suitor Adam (Freddie Stroma) returns.

  • Comedy Central
    The Daily Show With Trevor Noah

    Coverage of the RNC begins with a recap of the GOP’s 2016 primary season. (Noah will go live on Thursday evening, while an additional episode will air on Friday.)

  • CBS
    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

    Colbert kicks off two weeks of live, convention-themed shows with guests Jon StewartStar Trek Beyond‘s Zoe Saldana and… “Stephen Colbert”?