On TV this Thursday: Netflix’s Julie and the Phantoms take to the stage, ABC’s Holey Moley drains its sophomore run and Sunday Night Football kicks off (on a night other than Sunday, yes, we know). Here are 12 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Sunday Night Football Kickoff, Julie and the Phantoms' Debut, Holey Moley Finale and More
The Babysitter: Killer Queen
The movie sequel picks up two years later, as high schooler Cole (Judah Lewis) once again comes up against the forces of evil; Robbie Amell (Upload), Bella Thorne (OnlyFans), Jenna Ortega (YOU), Leslie Bibb (Popular) and Ken Marino (Black Monday) co-star.
Two-time Super Bowl champ Malcolm Jenkins exec-produced this documentary that celebrates the full humanity of Black men and boys in America, focusing on stories of education, sports and criminal justice.
Julie and the Phantoms
Series premiere (all nine episodes): A teen rediscovers her passion for music with the help of three ghostly guys. (Watch trailer.)
Raised by Wolves
As Father teaches the children how to hunt Kepler-22b’s mysterious creatures for food, conflict arises between Marcus and Mithraic leader Ambrose.
The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte Hosts The Tonight Show
From exec producer/MSNBC host Joy Reid comes this documentary about the week in 1968 that entertainer/civil rights activist Harry Belafonte subbed for Johnny Carson.
This Greg Berlanti-EP’d film tells the story of a pregnant teen (Five Feet Apart‘s Haley Lu Richardson) who embarks on a road trip with her ex-BFF (Euphoria‘s Barbie Ferreira). Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul), Mary McCormack (The Kids Are Alright) and Breckin Meyer (Franklin and/or Bash) co-star.
Two nominees whom we shan’t spoil face eviction, and a new Head of Household is crowned. (Is BB22 a Summer TV Winner… or Loser?)
Season 2 finale: After 12 champs face off on four of the toughest holes, a winner is awarded $250,000. (A special revisiting the best and worst moments from Seasons 1 and 2 follows at 9 pm.)
Sunday Night Football
Season 34 premiere (special night): The Super Bowl-winning Kansas City Chiefs host the Houston Texans, live from Arrowhead Stadium. (Football Night in America airs at 7.)
Carol and the gang parody Kung Fu, with Harvey Korman as the Chinese Master. (CBS doesn’t provide Love Island teasers, so we’re running a random MeTV synopsis each night.)
The Real Housewives of New York City
The first in-person reunion since the COVID-19 pandemic finds Dorinda, Leah, Luann, Ramona, Sonja and Tinsley at a safe, six-foot distance from each other. (Who’s leaving Beverly Hills?)
Shark Attack: The Paige Winter Story With Robin Roberts
The hour-long special focuses on a teenage shark attack victim whose life changed in an instant — and the 12 months that followed that fateful day.