On TV this Tuesday: Lin-Manuel Miranda has a bone to pick with Difficult People, Scream‘s sophomore season comes to a bloody end and AMC boots up a Halt and Catch Fire binge. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
Difficult People Meet Hamilton, Scream Finale and More
In Season 2’s penultimate episode, Alex plans Valerie’s 40th birthday; Valerie and Drew visit a place from their past; and Laura comes to a decision regarding Spencer.
Billy and Julie try to write a historical musical in the same vein as Hamilton; Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda conveniently guest-stars.
2016 Summer Olympics
Select primetime highlights include the men’s high jump track and field final, the women’s gymnastics floor exercise and the beach volleyball semifinal.
Pretty Little Liars
Emily and Paige both apply to be Rosewood High’s swim coach; Mrs. Grunwald visits Hanna when she has a vision that the Liars are in danger. (Burning Qs!)
Bachelor In Paradise
When a former Bachelorette arrives on the isle, a long-time Bachelor fave is immediately smitten.
Dead of Summer
Camp Stillwater’s counselors begin to feel at ease following the horrors of the previous night. Silly kids.
Jackson deals with the hardest decision of his life; Mitch turns to his dad for help investigating the origin of the triple-helix animal bones. (Good news, folks.)
The Haves and the Have Nots
David gains information that helps him better understand Mitch’s family. (Who netted a Performer of the Week honorable mention?)
Season 2 finale (plus Scream After Dark after show): Emma and Audrey unmask the killer only to discover Piper’s final surprise. (Not yet renewed.)
Halt and Catch Fire Marathon
Night 1 of 4: The basic cabler gives viewers a chance to catch up on the (vastly underrated) ’80s-set tech drama about four visionaries at the dawn of the Internet age. First up, Season 1, Episodes 1-5. (Get Season 3 premiere date.)