On TV this Tuesday: The Purge gets underway, Mayans MC revs its engines and Bachelor in Paradise has a witch hunt on its hands. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:
What to Watch Today
The Purge Begins, SoA Spinoff, Making It Finale and More
America's Got Talent
The semifinals get underway, as the remaining acts perform for a chance to win $1 million. (Which acts made it through?)
Bachelor in Paradise
One of the women is deemed a witch (yes, really!); two fan-favorite couples from previous seasons pay Paradise a visit.
The Bobby Brown Story
Miniseries premiere (150 minutes): This two-night event picks up after the events of The New Edition Story, as Brown (once again played by Woody McClain) embarks on a solo career; Gabrielle Dennis (Rosewood) plays Whitney Houston.
The Haves and the Have Nots
David remains hospitalized; Veronica is in for a shock of her own.
Series premiere (97 minutes): The Sons of Anarchy spinoff follows EZ Reyes (Revolution‘s JD Pardo), an ex-con who’s inducted into the Mayan M.C. charter on the Cali/Mexi border; Edward James Olmos (Battlestar Galactica), Sarah Bolger (Once Upon a Time), Richard Cabral (American Crime) and Michael Irby (The Unit) co-star. (Watch trailer and SDCC interview.)
Series premiere: This offshoot of the film franchise follows several characters living in a small city as they figure out how far they’re willing to go to survive the night where all crime — including murder — is made legal; Amanda Warren (The Leftovers), Gabriel Chavarria (East Los High) and Fiona Dourif (The Blacklist) star. (Watch trailer and SDCC interview.)
Season 1 finale: After the final three makers are tasked with transforming a couple’s wedding by creating personalized cake toppers and ceremony backdrops, one is crowned the Master Maker. (Get renewal status.)
A theater director uses an actress’ fragile state of mind to his advantage.
Matt embarks on a dangerous swim to another part of the island, where he encounters Sawyer and Richard; Tim stumbles upon another camp.
Martha offers the survivors one last meal of their choosing on the eve of
The PurgeThe Hunt.