‘The Boys,’ ‘Pistol,’ ‘The Real Housewives of Dubai’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week.



Pistol: Academy-Award-winning director Danny Boyle tells the story of the Sex Pistols in this new limited series. Premiere. FX on Hulu

Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special: Norm Macdonald filmed a secret special before his death, leaving us with one last goodbye. It also includes footage from his memorial service. Netflix

Julia: It feels like there’s been a ton of Julia Child stuff out there recently, right? The HBO Max miniseries, the cooking competition show? And now this, a documentary from CNN. 7 p.m., CNN

American Ninja Warrior: All-stars return to compete. 7 p.m., NBC

Theodore Roosevelt: The Great Adventure: Based on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Leadership: In Turbulent Times, this miniseries explores the life and times of President Roosevelt. Premiere. 7 p.m., History


Tom Swift: Tom, a wealthy, brilliant, charming inventor, has his life turned upside down when his father disappears in this new series. Series premiere. 8 p.m., The CW

America’s Got Talent: You know the routine. Season premiere. 7 p.m., NBC

Dancing with Myself: So basically, this is a TikTok dance contest, except they weren’t able to license “TikTok” so it’s not that. Officially. Series premiere. 9 p.m., NBC


The Real Housewives of Dubai: These women take ridiculous wealth to a whole new level. Series premiere. 8 p.m., Bravo

Generation Drag: Tyra Banks hosts this new series that follows five teens as they prepare for their first drag performance. NO ONE TELL RON DESANTIS. Discovery+

South Park: The Streaming Wars: Premiere. Paramount+

The Orville: Well, this is back. You’ll always be my first hate-blog, Orville. Series premiere. Hulu


The Boys: Brace yourselves. Season three. Prime Video

Top Chef: A winner is chosen in a terrific Houston season. Season finale. 7 p.m., Bravo

The Book of Queer: A five-episode series celebrating the history of the LGBTQ community. Series premiere. Discovery+

Physical: Season two. Apple TV+

Fire Island: Bowen Yang and Margaret Cho star in this queer take on Pride and Prejudice. Premiere. Hulu

This Is Going to Hurt: Ben Whishaw stars in this drama as an overworked and doctor struggling to keep some balance in his life. Series premiere. AMC+, Sundance Now


P-Valley: Season two of the critically-acclaimed stripper series. Premiere. 8 p.m., Starz

Floor is Lava: This dumb but addictive show is back. Season premiere. Netflix

Trixie Motel: Trixie Mattel renovates a Palm Springs motel in this new docuseries. Discovery+


Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore: Oh look, here’s the Fantastic Beasts movie that Johnny Depp was fired from after a court found that he did commit domestic abuse, something his fans choose to overlook. it’s a movie. 7 p.m., HBO

Party at the Palace: Look, I assume this is some sort of special about the Royal Jubilee but ABC is offering absolutely no description, so who even knows. 7 p.m., ABC

Jurassic Park: Watch the classic before the premiere of Jurassic Park: Dominion. 7:45 p.m., HBO West


2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Vanessa Hudgens hosts. 7 p.m., MTV, MTV2, The CW, CMT, Logo, Paramount, Nickelodeon, VH1, Pop, Comedy Central, BET, BET Her

2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted: Tayisha Adams hosts. 9 p.m., MTV, MTV2, CMT, Logo, Paramount, Nickelodeon, VH1, Pop, Comedy Central, BET, BET Her

Watergate: Blueprint for a Scandal: John Dean reveals the history behind the scandal that took down a president 50 years ago. Simpler, more ethical times. Premiere. 7 p.m., CNN


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