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Worth Watching: Pool Wars on 'Lodge 49,' 'Terror: Infamy,' TCM Salutes Buster Keaton

Plus, don’t miss the latest episode of ABC’s ‘Grand Hotel.’



Mon, August 19: Guests include Dwayne Johnson, Issa Rae and musical guest Eddy Grant.

Tue, August 20: Guests include Nicki Minaj, Phoebe Robinson and musical guest Julia Michaels.

Wed, August 21: Guests include Selena Gomez, Elaine Welteroth and musical guest Goldlink Ft. Maleek Berry.

Thu, August 22: Guests include Rachel Brosnahan, Carla Gugino, Fortnite World Cup Solo Champion Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf and musical guest Ty Dolla $ign.

Fri, August 23: Guests include Dana Carvey, Emily Ratajkowski and Chloe Hilliard.


Mon, August 19: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez; musical performance by Incubus

Tue, August 20: Jeff Goldblum; Aisha Tyler

Wed, August 21: John Oliver; Joe Namath

Thu, August 22: Emma Thompson; Adam Scott; musical performance by Spiritualized

Fri, August 23: Idris Elba; Maude Apatow; musical performance by Perry Farrell

Mon, August 19: 1. Billy Eichner (“The Lion King”) 2. Sean McVay (L.A. Rams) 3. Musical Guest Spoon

Tue, August 20: 1. Jim Gaffigan 2. Dave Salmoni (“Big, Small & Deadly”) 3. Musical Guest Snoop Dogg

Wed, August 21: 1. Donald Glover (“The Lion King”) 2. D’Arcy Carden (“The Good Place”) 3. Stand-Up Comedy with Beth Stelling at Jimmy Kimmel’s Comedy Club

Thu, August 22: 1. Ben Stiller (“Escape at Dannemora”) 2. Robin Thede (“A Black Lady Sketch Show”) 3. Brad Paisley 4. Musical Guest Max ft. Quinn XCII

Fri, August 23: 1. Henry Winkler (“Barry”) 2. Roselyn Sanchez (“Grand Hotel”) 3. Musical Guest Daniel Caesar

Mon, August 19: Guest Gerard Butler’s new film, "Angel Has Fallen," hits theaters August 23.

Tue, August 20: Guest Marc Maron stars in the new season of "GLOW," available now on Netflix.

Wed, August 21: Guest Jane Lynch received a 2019 Emmy nomination for her role in "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," available now on Prime Video.

Thu, August 22: Guest Fred Armisen is an Emmy Award-winning actor, comedian, writer, and musician known for "Saturday Night Live" and "Portlandia." His new shows, "Los Espookys" and "Documentary Now!" are available now.

Mon, August 12: Guests Kathy Griffin, George Takei and Jacqueline Novak. Nate Smith sits-in with the 8G Band.

Tue, August 13: Guests Danny McBride, Yvonne Strahovski and Marianne Williamson. Nate Smith sits-in with the 8G Band.

Wed, August 14: Guests Michael Che, Alison Brie and musical guest Torche. Nate Smith sits-in with the 8G Band.

Thu, August 15: Guests Jake Tapper and MJ Rodriguez. Nate Smith sits-in with the 8G Band

Fri, August 16: Guests Billy Eichner, Danielle Brooks and musical guest Hobo Johnson.

Mon, August 19: Guests include Mary Elizabeth Winstead with musical guest Aquilo and guest Sam Morril.

Tue, August 20: Guests include Jameela Jamil and Rupert Grint, with musical guest William Elliott Whitmore and guest Joey King.

Wed, August 21: Guests include Rhys Darby with musical guest Drab Majesty and guest Rhett & Link.

Thu, August 22: Guests include Michel Gondry with musical guest Deafheaven and guest Shannon Purser.

Fri, August 23: Guests include Sanaa Lathan with musical guest Jaime Wyatt and guest Science Fair.

Mon, August 19: Broadcast from London featuring guests Tom Hanks, Gillian Anderson, magic from David Blaine, plus Team U.S.A. vs. Team U.K. Dodgeball with Michelle Obama (

Tue, August 20: Broadcast from London featuring guests Lily James, Millie Bobby Brown and musical performance by Little Mix

Wed, August 21: Broadcast from London featuring guests Ian McKellen, Louis Tomlinson, Simon Pegg, plus “Crosswalk the Musical: Les Misérables”

Thu, August 22: Broadcast from London featuring guests Michael Sheen, Paul Giamatti and musical performance by Mumford & Sons

Fri, August 23: Actor Jeff Goldblum; actress Andie MacDowell; musical performance by Bishop Briggs

Mon, August 19: Diane Sawyer (ABC News anchor); Rebel Wilson (“The Hustle”); chef Aarón Sanchez

Tue, August 20: Chelsea Handler (author, “Life Will Be the Death of Me”); Dr. Ian Smith (“Clean & Lean: 30 Days, 30 Foods, a New You!”)

Wed, August 21: E. L. James (author, “The Mister”)

Thu, August 22: The Political View with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY); Julian Lennon (author, “Love the Earth”)

Fri, August 23: Amy Poehler (“Wine Country”); Ciara (album, “Beauty Marks”)

Mon, August 19: THE TALK remembers Kristoff St. John from CBS’ THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS on behalf of his upcoming tribute with a special conversation with his former co-stars Shemar Moore (CBS’ S.W.A.T), Victoria Rowell, Christel Khalil and Bryton James; “Top Talker” former Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios; actress and author Bridget Moynahan (CBS’ BLUE BLOODS)

Tue, August 20: Actresses Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin discuss their television series

Wed, August 21: Actor Jon Cryer (CW’s “Supergirl”); “Top Talker” Nischelle Turner (“Entertainment Tonight”)

Thu, August 22: Reality television star and actress NeNe Leakes discusses her film; anchor Kristine Johnson, WCBS-TV, New York guest co-hosts

Fri, August 23: Actress Katy Mixon; singer Avril Lavigne discusses her album “Head Above Water”

Mon, August 19: Kelly and Ryan interview “Mindhunter” star JONATHAN GROFF, and LELA LOREN talks about the series “Power.” Plus, Toy Guy CHRIS BYRNE brings some fun summer toys to the studio.

Tue, August 20: The hosts chat with JAMIE FOXX (“Beat Shazam”), JULIANNA MARGULIES (“The Hot Zone”) and LAURIE GELMAN (“You’ve Been Volunteered: A Class Mom Novel”). In addition, singer-songwriter KT TUNSTALL performs for the “Live” audience.

Wed, August 21: KEVIN HART (“The Secret Life of Pets 2”) and NAOMI SCOTT (“Aladdin”) visit, and POPSUGAR’s executive style director DANA AVIDAN highlights summer fashion trends

Thu, August 22: SELENA GOMEZ (“The Dead Don’t Die”), BILL HADER (“Barry”) and MENA MASSOUD (“Aladdin”) stop by. Plus, the hosts get into the kitchen with MasterChef Junior winner CHE SPIOTTA.

Fri, August 23: Kelly and Ryan sit down with SAMUEL L. JACKSON (“Shaft”), and MMA fighter JUAN ARCHULETA demonstrates some of his signature fight moves. Also, 11-year-old twins KAITLYN and SARAH QUINN showcase their cup-stacking skills, and NOTD performs their hit single “So Close” featuring GEORGIA KU.

Sun, August 18: 50 CENT and KATE UPTON





Unusual Find

A&E’s 60 Days In (Thursdays 10/9c) goes inside Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail, one of the most dangerous facilities in the country, where everyday people go undercover posing as inmates. This season, one of the participants goes “full inmate,” blowing their cover and turning the entire program on its head. Faced with rampant drug problems, a powerful gang population and the constant threat of violence, this is one wild look inside prison walls.