‘American Horror Story,’ ‘The First,’ the finales of ‘So You Think You Can Dance,’ and ‘World of Dance’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week


So You Think You Can Dance: “America’s Favorite Dancer” is chosen for the fifteenth time. 7 p.m., Fox

Swiped: Hooking Up in the Digital Age: A look at the online dating industry. 9 p.m., HBO

Land of the Free: This documentary follows three ex-convicts as they try to return to their lives.  8 p.m., Starz

The CBS Fall Preview Show: Learn all about CBS’s new shows, like FBI which is about the FBI. 7:30 p.m., CBS


Bachelor in Paradise: Who among these dum-dums are going to get engaged? SEASON FINALE HOORAY. 7 p.m., ABC

9/11: Escape from the Towers: Survivors of the World Trade Center attack tell their stories on the 17th anniversary of that terrible day. 9 p.m., History

The Great American Read: Meredith Vieira hosts a search for America’s favorite book. 7 p.m., PBS

Frontline: A look at Dayton, Ohio, a city where nearly 35% of their residents live in poverty. 9 p.m., PBS

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Presents NBC Fall 2018: Exactly what it sounds like. 9 p.m., NBC


American Horror Story: Apocalypse: When “Murder House” met “Coven.” Season premiere. 9 p.m., FX

World of Dance: The top acts from each division compete against each other for the final title. Season finale. 8 p.m., NBC

Castle Rock: Season finale. Hulu


Take Two: Sam and Eddie’s personal and professional relationships are tested in the season finale. 9 p.m., ABC

Reversing Roe: Just in case you’re looking for something to terrify you this week while we consider adding a new Supreme Court justice. Netflix

Snatch: Season two finds the gang in Spain. Season premiere. Sony Crackle


American Vandal: There is a TON of stuff coming out on Netflix this week, but if you haven’t seen the first season of this true-crime spoof, stop what you’re doing and watch it. It’s brilliant and hilarious and genuinely affectionate towards its high school subjects when it could have been cruel. Anyway, season two involves investigating the “turd burglar.” Season premiere. Netflix

The First: Sean Penn goes to Mars. Series premiere. Hulu

Forever: Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph are a married couple who begin to look for something … more. Series premiere. Amazon

BoJack Horseman: The bleakest show about an actor with a horse’s head is back. Season premiere. Netflix


Star Wars marathon: The Star Wars movies in chronological order again. 9:50 a.m., TNT

Pitch Perfect 3: I mean, sure, why not. 7 p.m., HBO

Lady Psycho Killer This movie actually sounds terrible, but I couldn’t resist its ridiculous title. Plus, it stars a lesser Baldwin, so there’s that. 5:30 p.m., Showtime Beyond


The Circus: Just in time for the midterms. Yee-haw. Season premiere. 7 p.m., Showtime

Warriors of Liberty City: A look at the Liberty City Warriors, a youth football program founded by an unlikely mentor: hip-hop pioneer Luther Campbell, better known as “Uncle Luke.” The Liberty City neighborhood of Miami is known for creating some of the biggest names in the NFL. Series premiere. 7 p.m., Starz

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