On TV this Sunday: It’s the beginning of the end for Shades of Blue, Into the Badlands goes on break and The Affair relocates to sunny Los Angeles. Here are 13 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
The Affair Returns, Shades of Blue's End Begins and More
2018 FIFA World Cup
Three games: Costa Rica vs. Serbia (Fox, 8 am); Germany vs. Mexico (Fox Sports 1, 11 am); Brazil vs. Switzerland (Fox Sports 1, 2 pm). (View full line-up.)
Celebrity Family Feud
First up, Inside the NBA (Ernie Johnson, Kenneth Smith, Shaquille O’Neal, Charles Barkley and Kristen Ledlow) slugs it out with MLB all-stars (Johnny Damon, Jimmy Rollins, Sean Casey, Jennie Finch and John Franco). Then, retired NFL RB Rashad Jennings faces off against Talk co-host Eve.
Dylan and Lizzie must search for a connection between several seemingly random suicide bombers. (Psst… hear the good news?)
The Fourth Estate
Docuseries finale: The Times learns about Michael T. Flynn’s guilty plea, as the Russia investigation continues to unfold.
Season 4 premiere: Noah struggles to adjust to his new life in L.A.; Helen identifies the source of her anxiety only to be faced by a new challenge. (Watch trailer.)
Desna must figure out a way to find new customers for the clinic; Quiet Ann, Dean and Virginia find some unexpected joy. (Read premiere recap.)
Series premiere: An ex-spy (Low Winter Sun‘s Mark Strong) returns to the world of espionage to avenge the death of his son (Game of Thrones‘ Joe Dempsie), only to find himself caught in the center of a Middle Eastern intelligence war.
Man In an Orange Shirt
120 minutes: This UK import chronicles the lives of two gay couples living 60 years apart as they deal with the challenges of their respective times; Vanessa Redgrave (Call the Midwife) stars.
The week’s cryptic teaser reads, “Try to kill it all away, but I remember everything.” (Fall behind? Read Episode 8 recap.)
Leroy enlists a psychic to help The Bureau Underground figure out who bugged the office.
Into the Badlands
Season 3A finale: Sunny and Bajie face an angry M.K. when they arrive at Pilgrim’s Fortress. (Return date TBA.)
Shades of Blue
Final season premiere: Still reeling from the shock of their near death experiences, Harlee and Wozniak discover a brutal new crime scene hiding many secrets.
Drop the Mic
Season 2 finale: Code Black‘s Luis Guzman battles comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias; Charli XCX takes on fellow pop star Tove Lo. (The Jokers Wild finale precedes at 10 pm.)