What to Watch Today

True Blood's Last Bite and 3 More Finales, The VMAs and More

  • MTV
    Teen Wolf

    Special night and time! Scott and Kira must protect Satomi’s pack from assassins, and Stiles and Malia learn the origins of The Dead Pool.

  • ABC

    Special time! Twelve pairs of bosses and employees team up for a two-hour episode, with unfortunately-named obstacles including The Pink Slip, The Playpound and The Smallsy Factory.

  • HBO
    True Blood

    Series finale: Sookie weighs a future with and without Bill. Meanwhile, Eric and Pam struggle with their uncomfortable partnership with Mr. Gus. You ready, True-bies?

  • TNT
    The Last Ship

    Season finale: Chandler and his crew return home, where a former D.C. power player is fending off a dangerous warlord. (Already renewed!)

  • MTV
    MTV Video Music Awards

    Live from The Forum in California, performers at this year’s ceremony include Sam Smith, Taylor Swift, Iggy Azalea and the ubiquitous Ariana Grande.

  • ABC
    Rising Star

    Season finale: A winner is chosen. (Spoiler alert: It’s not the ratings.)

  • PBS

    Series premiere: Set in 1960s England, this three-part series follows the doctors and nurses at a gynecology ward, led by surgeon Otto Powell (Smash’s Jack Davenport).

  • BBC America
    The Musketeers

    Season finale: An unexpected rift between the Musketeers threatens to blow them apart. (Already renewed!)

  • Showtime
    Ray Donovan

    Series star Liev Schreiber makes his television directorial debut with an episode that finds the whole Donovan family together to celebrate Conor’s birthday.

  • Lifetime
    Witches of East End

    Tarkoff, an old friend of the family’s (played by Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s James Marsters), pays a visit to Joanna and Freddie.

  • HBO
    The Leftovers

    Kevin tries to suppress his bad habits while tracking down a predatory deer in Mapleton, and Nora has a job interview (which doesn’t include 150 deeply personal questions, ideally).

  • WGN America

    Tensions between Charlie and Frank escalate when Charlie takes a public jab at Babbit’s past.

  • CBS

    Roy’s position at the law firm is threatened when he defends his high school sweetheart against murder charges.

  • Showtime
    Masters of Sex

    Masters becomes impotent — which will do wonders for his manhood complex!— and cuts off his sexual work with Johnson.

  • FX
    The Strain

    Setrakian, Ephraim and Nora formulate a plan to track down the Master using Jim as bait.