‘Grand Hotel,’ ‘The Detour,’ ‘Holey Moley’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week









Grand Hotel: A new soapy upstairs-downstairs drama about a family-owned hotel in Miami. Series premiere. 9 p.m., ABC

The Missing: Baptiste: A spinoff of the dark crime drama The Missing. Following the operation to remove his brain tumor, Baptiste is asked to investigate the disappearance of a sex worker in Amsterdam. Series premiere. Netflix

Das Boot: The classic book gets the series treatment courtesy of the Germans. Series premiere. Hulu

Penn & Teller: Fool Us: Season premiere. 7 p.m., The CW

Whose Line is it Anyway?: Season premiere. 8 p.m., The CW


Drunk History: Pour yourself a big glass of brown and tell me a story, you drunk. Season premiere. 9 p.m., Comedy Central

Wig: A documentary about the origins of Wigstock, and the drag culture it has since inspired.  9 p.m., HBO

The Lavender Scare: A look back at President Eisenhower’s administration’s decision to remove all homosexuals from government jobs in the 1950s. 8 p.m., PBS

Good Trouble: Alice tries to win Joey back in the season premiere. 7 p.m., Freeform

The Detour: The search is on for Delilah. Season premiere. 9:30 p.m., TBS

Adam DeVine: Best Time of Our Lives: The Workaholics star gets his own stand-up special. Netflix


Yellowstone: A damaging article threatens to expose John in the season premiere. 9 p.m., Paramount

The Edge of Democracy: A documentary about the fall of two Brazilian presidencies. Netflix

Beats: Anthony Anderson stars as the unlikely mentor of a gifted hip-hop artist in this original film. Netflix


Alternatino with Arturo Castro: Arturo Castro, who was so charming on Broad City, gets his own series, yay! Series premiere. 9:30 p.m., Comedy Central

The Wall: Two-hour season premiere. 7 p.m., NBC

Holey Moley: An hour-long miniature golf competition. No, I’m not making that up. Series premiere. 7 p.m., ABC

Family Food Fight: Four families compete in this cooking challenge, trying to impress a panel of celebrity judges. Series premiere. 8 p.m., ABC

Spin the Wheel: A new game show that combines trivia and a wheel of fortune. Series premiere. 8 p.m., Fox

Reef Break: Poppy Montgomery stars in this drama as a former thief who is dragged into a kidnapping involving the daughter of her island’s most prominent resident. Series premiere. 9 p.m., ABC


Mr. Iglesias: Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias landed his own sitcom in which he plays a high school teacher in an underperforming school. This is not made for me, but it doesn’t look like a bad entry in this particular genre. Series premiere. Netflix

Dark: Season two. Netflix


Dog Day Afternoon: If you’ve never seen this classic, you should if only because it is yet more proof that John Cazale was one of our greatest actors.  7 p.m., TCM

The Evil Dead marathon: Who doesn’t need a little Sam Raimi every once in a while? 7 p.m., El Rey

Love Under the Rainbow: For a second I thought Hallmark had finally made a romantic LGBTQ movie and was going to air it for pride, but NOPE, Jodie Sweetin falls in love with Jack, the new architect in town. I don’t know what this has to do with rainbows.  10 p.m., Hallmark Channel


Highwire Live in Times Square with Nik Wallenda: Nik and Lijana Wallenda will walk a tightrope over Times Square. OK. 7 p.m., ABC

The 2019 BET Awards: Regina Hall hosts. 7 p.m., BET

Reservoir Dogs: True story: the first time I saw this, it was in a completely empty theater. 7 p.m., Epix Drive-In

One thought on “‘Grand Hotel,’ ‘The Detour,’ ‘Holey Moley’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week

  1. If you were in the “Reservoir Dogs” theater, it was indeed completely empty. Hahahahaha!

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