The season finales of “American Idol,” “Killing Eve,” “The Middle,” (just to name a few) and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week


American Idol: Finale! A winner is chosen! 8 p.m., ABC

Dancing with the Stars: Finale! A winner is chosen! 7 p.m., ABC

The Terror: Finale! A winner is eaten! 8 p.m., AMC

The Final Year: A look into President Obama’s last year in office. Frankly, I don’t know that I can bring myself to watch this and be forced to remember how normal things used to be. 7 p.m., HBO

Miss USA 2018: This year it’s being held at the beautiful Hirsch Memorial Coliseum in Shreveport, Louisiana. 7 p.m., Fox

Man with a Plan: Andi suggests that she and Adam go into business together. Season finale. 7:30 p.m., CBS


The Middle: It’s time to say goodbye to the Hecks. Series finale. 7:30 p.m., ABC

Tig Notaro: Happy to be Here: Tig is back with a new stand-up special. Netflix

The Great American Read: A look at America’s 100 most beloved books. Series premiere. 7 p.m., PBS

The Voice: Finale! A winner is chosen! 8 p.m., NBC

The Flash: Team Flash gets a surprising ally in the season finale. 7 p.m., The CW

NCIS: Sloane is adamant that her torturer is alive in the season finale. 7 p.m., CBS

Roseanne: A major storm hits Lanford in the season finale. 7 p.m., ABC

Splitting Up Together: Lena and Martin share the house for the summer, and throw a party. Season finale. 8:30 p.m., ABC

For the People: Sandra has her confidence shaken by a spy case in the season finale. 9 p.m., ABC


Empire: Cookie, Lucious and Andre all make power plays for Empire’s future in the season finale. 7 p.m., Fox

Survivor: Finale! A winner is chosen. 7 p.m., CBS

Law & Order: SVU: In the two-hour finale the unit discovers a dangerous crime network. 8 p.m., NBC

Star: Take 3’s future is at risk in the season finale. 8 p.m., Fox

Krypton: Seg races to save his city in the season finale. 9 p.m., Syfy


The Last Days of Michael Jackson: Pretty much exactly what it sounds like. 7 p.m., ABC

Terrence Howard’s Fright Club: Terence Howard’s biggest fans are invited to meet him in an elaborate prank. OK, but Terence Howards has “biggest fans?” 7 p.m., Fox

Red Nose Day: Julia Roberts, Ed Sheeran, and Kelly Clarkson are among the stars participating in this fundraiser for children’s issues. 9 p.m., NBC

Siren: Season finale. 7 p.m., Freeform


Picnic at Hanging Rock: A six-part miniseries based on the 1975 film (and 1967 film) about a group of schoolgirls who mysteriously go missing during a school trip. Amazon

Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life: Fan of the Martins? Good news! Netflix

Champions: Michael prepares to go on his first date in the one-hour season finale. 7 p.m., NBC

My Last Days: The return of the series about real-life heroes who are facing terminal illnesses. Season premiere. 7 p.m., The CW


The Tale: Laura Dern stars as a journalist who explores her own childhood when some disturbing information comes to light. 9 p.m., HBO

Taken: Bryan races to stop a weapons dealer. 7 p.m., NBC

Patti Cake$: White girl wants to rap. 7 p.m,, HBO


The Break with Michelle Wolf: If you loved her at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, you’ll love her new weekly series. Netflix

The Fourth Estate: This new documentary series follows The New York Times as they struggle to cover the insanity that is the Trump administration. 6:30 p.m., Showtime

Killing Eve: Eve makes a discovery that leads her directly to Villanelle. Season finale. 7 p.m., BBCA

Deception: The Deception team goes up against the Mystery Woman. What am I even writing? Series finale. 8 p.m., ABC

Trust: Chace embarks on a new journey in the season finale. 9 p.m., FX

1968: The Year that Changed America: You think 2018 is rough … 8 p.m., CNN

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